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Dorset Police

A man has been charged in connection with a fatal collision near Blandford which claimed the lives of a husband and wife. At around 3.40pm on Sunday 2 April 2017 a collision occurred …
Twitter Gillingham News

At Gillingham News we now have our own Twitter feed to help deliver breaking news about the local area. Please follow us at @GandSNews for developing news stories, sport, events and local lifestyle …
Dorset police

A man who was arrested by detectives investigating a reported rape in Blandford has been released without charge. At 5.14am on Sunday 27 August 2017, Dorset Police received a report of an incident, …
Stonehenge tunnel A303

The government has announced that the long-awaited plan to upgrade the A 303 past Stonehenge will use a tunnel past the historic monument. The new 8-mile dual-carriageway route, between Amesbury and Berwick Down …
Ofsted Gillingham chool

Gillingham School has maintained its rating of ‘good’ following a recent report by the schools inspectorate Ofsted. An inspector visited the school on 11 July and in a letter to the outgoing head …
Wiltshire Police

A man from Warminster has died following a road traffic collision this morning. The collision occurred on the A36 just north of Chapmanslade near to Black Dog Woods this morning (11 September) shortly …
Dorset Wiltshire fire service business safety

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service (DWFRS) is offering businesses fire safety advice as part of the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) UK Business Safety Week 2017. The week runs from 11 …
Dorset Police

A woman has been charged in connection with a fatal collision in Blandford in which her three-year-old girl died. At 7.52am on Thursday 24 August 2017 Dorset Police was informed by the ambulance …
St Mary's Gillingham SGN

Pupils at St Mary’s Primary School in Gillingham are returning to a newly spruced-up playground and classrooms this week thanks to gas network company SGN. In May this year, almost 200 customers in …