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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 …
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 …
Dorset police

Police officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision near Sherborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward. At 10.02am on Thursday 28 November 2019 Dorset Police received …
floods dorset

Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service has reminded drivers to take care when driving on roads potentially affected by flooding. It says a number of calls have been received today, 22 November, …
Robbie Cumming.

When Robbie Cumming left his home town of Gillingham for the bright lights of London, he hoped to make a career in television or comedy. ‘I didn’t have any connections, though, so that …
Wiltshire Police

An 18-year-old man died in a collision on the A303 on Saturday 9 November. At approximately 5.15pm, officers were called to the A303 at the junction with the A350, known locally as Furze …
South Western Railway Gillingham rail station

South Western Railway services on the Exeter to Waterloo line will be  subject to changes from Saturday 9 to Thursday 14 November. This is because engineering works in the Taunton area will require …
parking bays Gillingham station

After reaction from rail users, South Western Railway has reinstated short-term parking bays at Gillingham Station. The move followed criticism after all the station’s 20-minute temporary parking slots were removed overnight and replaced …
rural surface dressing Dorset

Dorset Council’s specialist Phoenix vehicles are being put away for the winter following another successful year of surface dressing. During the course of 18 weeks – from April to September – a team …