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Dorset detectives investigating a report of rape in Sherborne are appealing for information – with a man charged in connection with the incident. Dorset Police received a report that a woman had been …
A&E Salisbury

Salisbury Hospital declared an internal critical incident at  7.50am today due to multiple operational pressures, it says. These pressures include: increased length of ambulance delays increased staff sickness increasing number of patients awaiting …
Charlie Waite RNIB Gillingham Frith

A leading British landscape photographer is fundraising in aid of the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) by auctioning off one of his images. Charlie Waite has been a landscape photographer for …
van crash Peacemarsh

Police are investigating a dramatic incident in Gillingham today after a van drove at high speed into a wall off the Peacemarsh roundabout. After the crash the bloodied driver then got out of …
modern day slavery

Dorset Police executed warrants at ten addresses across the Bournemouth and Poole area yesterday, in the ongoing fight to tackle reported criminality in the county. The force says that as a result of …
burglary Gillingham service station

Police officers investigating a commercial burglary in Gillingham are issuing CCTV images of the suspects. Dorset Police received a report of a burglary that occurred between 2.46am and 3.55am on Thursday 23 June …
Dorset Police

Detectives have launched an investigation after a man and woman were found dead at an address near Sherborne. Dorset Police received a report at 6.03am on Tuesday 28 June 2022 of the sudden …
police

Police officers investigating a burglary at a rural property in North Dorset are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Between 11am and 12.30pm on Wednesday 22 June 2022 two …
South Western Railway Gillingham rail station

Passengers from Gillingham and all other stations in the South West have been warned about the major disruption that will be caused by next week’s rail strike. South Western Railway (SWR) is urging …