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Dorset Police

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged shoplifting incident in Gillingham. It was reported that at around 1.30pm on Saturday 19 August 2017 a man entered the Mole …
theft Mole Country Stores Gillingham

Dorset Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they want to question in relation to a theft from a store in Gillingham. At around 1.30pm on Saturday 19 August 2017 a …
Southern Extension Gillingham

Gillingham residents are being invited to give their views on plans to build part of the 1,800-house Southern Extension to the south of the town. Welbeck Land, who control the land at Newhouse …

Mere school parent Bella Guy has won the jackpot prize of £25,000 on the Mere School Lottery. Bella matched all six of the numbers drawn on 29 July, 2017,  to win the big …
Dorset police

Dorset Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate the owner of suspected items of stolen silverware that have been found in Shaftesbury.   At around 9.20am on Sunday 13 August 2017 …
Dorset Police

Two brothers, one from Mere, have been jailed after committing a series of thefts from motor vehicles across Dorset and Wiltshire. Lenny Wells, 30 and of Eyres Way in Salisbury and Edward Wells, …
Dorset police

Wiltshire police are appealing for witnesses to a fail to stop collision on the A303. At approximately 6.15pm on 13 August, a blue Vauxhall Corsa was travelling westbound on the A303 at Wylye …
Dorset police

Dorset and other parts of the South West have seen an increase in rural crime in the last year, according to a new report. NFU Mutual’s annual Rural Crime Report, published on Monday …
RiversMeet swimming for the Brain Gillingham

First Gillingham laid on Singing for the Brain, a musical gathering for local people living with dementia, their family or carers. Now the town is set to provide another free activity – Swimming …