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Dorset Police

Police officers investigating a suspected arson and theft from a barn in North Dorset are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. They are also releasing an image of a set of …
Dorset police

Police officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a report that a motorist was seen acting suspiciously in Blandford. At approximately 3.30pm on Thursday 19 December 2019 an 11-year-old boy was …
shared ownership

A number of families are moving into their own home for Christmas after Wiltshire Council picked up the keys to affordable homes. Wiltshire Council has bought three ex-council houses in Salisbury and Mere, …
floods dorset

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service (DWFRS), Dorset Police and other LRF partner agencies,have reminded residents about the dangers of flooding as the Met Office forecasts more rain for Dorset in the …
Help for Heroes lights Gillingham

A home in Peacemarsh in Gillingham is being lit up with a huge display of Christmas lights in aid of the charity Help for Heroes. The house in Marlott Road, which is next …
Dorset police

A man arrested in connection with a number of reported burglaries in Shaftesbury has been charged and appeared in court. Three burglaries were reported to have happened between Sunday 15 December and Tuesday …
Dorset police

Detectives investigating an armed robbery in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Dorset Police was called at 2.22pm on Wednesday 18 December 2019 to a report of …
LEP Dorset

The start of 2020 will see work begin on a sustainable transport scheme for Gillingham as part of a multi-million pound transport overhaul. £3.45m of Local Growth Funding has been secured by Dorset …
Molly Wisdom Gillingham

Gillingham Mayor Barry Von Clemens visited St Martins Grange care home to help resident Molly Wisdom celebrate a very special birthday. Molly, who turned 100, was joined by her family for the special …