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Daring cliff rescue after man trapped by rock

Four people stuck in a lift in Poundbury

Four people stuck in a lift in Poundbury

Crew called to barbecue fire in Weymouth

Crew called to barbecue fire in Weymouth

Firefighters called to railway embankment fire

Firefighters called to railway embankment fire

The 2015 Dorset Charities Conference. Picture: Andrew Plant (30732558)

Connections made at Dorset Charity Conference

Detective Chief Inspector Chris Naughton, of the Dorset Police Public Protection Unit. Photo July 2015 (30877741)

Police vow to 'root out' child abusers

Rachael Craig getting her hair cut for Little Princess Trust at Highclere House, Cross Road, Weymouth - Rachael Craig with the cut off lengths of hair - 290615, Picture GRAHAM HUNT HG13265 (30370342)

Real-life Rapunzel chops off locks to help children's charity

The first of Steve's winning shots is a racing image taken in Weymouth Bay.  (30957737)

Double whammy win for Portesham photographer in calendar competition

Justin Glynn captured these dramatic images of the lightning over Weymouth seafront

Amazing images from Friday night's thunderstorm

Issy Hill and Joe Reed at Thomas Hardye School's sixth form prom (Photo: John Gurd)

VIDEO: Students celebrate at Thomas Hardye Sixth Form ball

Councillors hit back at claims not enough is being done to tackle deprivation in Weymouth and Portland

Councillors hit back at claims not enough is being done to tackle deprivation in Weymouth and Portland

HANDS OFF OUR WARDS: Hospital bosses insist they aren't proposing changes to to SCBU- but can't make any promises about Kingfisher

HANDS OFF OUR WARDS: Hospital bosses insist they aren't proposing changes to SCBU- but can't make any promises about Kingfisher

Veterans honoured as Dorchester marks Armed Forces Day

Veterans honoured as Dorchester marks Armed Forces Day

Full steam ahead for Chickerell show

Full steam ahead for Chickerell show

Lifeboat rescues stranded vessel off Portland

Lifeboat rescues stranded vessel off Portland

Sport

ALL SMILES: Cafe Oasis

Netball: Belle take charge with Cousens to the fore

RELIEF: Skipper Simon Mitchem

Cricket: Dorchester overcome the jitters to see off the Swans

GOOD SPELL: John Ryan took a wicket for Weymouth

Cricket: Chairman takes positives from defeat to league leaders

MISSES OUT: Michael Porter

Cricket: Changes made by Dorset ahead of Cheshire showdown

BACK IN ACTION: The Terras make strides in their first pre-season training session

Football: Pre-season push for Terras and Magpies

EAGER TO RETURN: Luke Winsper

Terras: Winsper targets a Weymouth comeback after injury hell

PRESSURE ON SHERBORNE: Seasiders' captain Kieron Womble

Cricket: We have nothing to lose, says skipper Womble

RETURNING: Dan Belt

Cricket: Dorchester set for a pivtal period in fight for survival

FLAWLESS PERFORMANCE: Weymouth’s Ryan Stout

Beach volleyball: Stout is crowned 'King of the Beach'

BACK IN ACTION: Members of the Portland United squad during their first pre-season session

Football: Blues getting ready for new challenge

GOING DUTCH: Chris Oliver

Skateboarding: Champion Chris bound for Amsterdam

HIGH HOPES: Paul Harding

Rugby: Harding looking for World Cup fever to benefit his club

NEW RECRUIT: Jamie Beasley

Bees: Senior swoops for Beasley signing

SUPER SAILORS: The All Saints team of Harry Owens, Elizabeth Bowers and Emma Bishop

Afloat: Students enjoy Rockley Park sailing success

National Sport

Danny Brough scored his 100th career try as Huddersfield beat Hull KR

Brough marks victory with 100th try

Mark Cavendish was beaten into fourth in Zeeland

Cav hits back on stormy day on Tour

Williams driver Valtteri Bottas, left, and Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton battle for position

Pit choices hand Hamilton victory

Andy Murray, pictured, booked his place in the fourth round with a 6-2 6-2 1-6 6-1 win over Andreas Seppi

Murray enjoying home advantage

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