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The well-known DJ Johnnie Walker and his wife Tiggy last week received a cheque in Shaftesbury for £1,584.17 to go towards the Carers UK charity of which they are joint patrons. The cheque …
Gaia Pope Dorset

The family of missing teenager Gaia Pope have spoken with Dorset Police and have issued the following statement: We want to express our deepest gratitude to the police, other emergency services and the …
Dorset police

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope have released a man and a woman under investigation. Gaia, 19 and from Langton Matravers, was staying at an address in Swanage when she …
Dorset Police

Detectives from Dorset have arrested two people following the disappearance of Swanage teenager Gaia Pope, with searches ongoing to locate her. Gaia, 19 and from Langton Matravers, was staying at an address in …
Austin Raishbrook Netflix

A Los Angeles-based TV documentary starring a former Gillingham School pupil is to be broadcast on Netflix from Friday 17 November. Journalist Austin Raishbrook, now 41, works as a freelance television stringer in …
Gaia Pope Dorset

Officers searching for missing Dorset teenager Gaia Pope are renewing their appeal for information, with an updated description of what she was wearing when she was last seen. Gaia, 19, who lives in …
North Dorset District Council

The way in which Dorset is run looks set to change with the news that the government is ‘minded’ to back plans to replace the existing system of nine councils with two unitary …
Gillingham Foodbank

UPDATE 10am November 7 We have been contacted by Gillingham Foodbank who say there is a mistake in the figures that they released to the media and that the story below should be …
Dorset County Council

A Dorset man has been ordered to pay £12,000 to Dorset County Council after a court found he falsely claimed he was injured by tripping in a pothole. Kevin Richer, a self-employed bathroom …