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A new spate of money scams is targeting elderly and vulnerable people in West Dorset. Read more here.

http://www.dorsetecho.co.uk/news/11837217.New_spate_of_money_scams_targeting_elderly_and_vulnerable_people_in_West_Dorset/

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4:19pm

To celebrate World Book Day, we've put together a quiz to see how well you know your books, take it here.

Dorset Echo: What is btter: films, or books?

3:13pm

Concerns have been raised over the height of a new planned retirement home. Read more here.

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2:25pm

Scrap cars, horse boxes and boats have been turned into £25,000 cash for Weldmar. Read more here.

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Group 'had a ball' at Cinderella performance

OH NO they didn’t - oh yes they did! Muntsy’s and Strictly Fun! have put on a performance of Cinderella.

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Damning report on waste service 

A LACK of financial controls and the pressures placed on staff led to the controversial Dorset Waste Partnership failing to comply with legal requirements, it has been claimed.

9:39am

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Man arrested over race hate remarks

A MAN has been arrested over another racially-aggravated incident in Bridport town centre.

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Gasworks End reunion for Terras fans

WEYMOUTH Football Club fans from the 1970s are hosting a reunion.

Organised by avid Terras fans Billy Short and Hazel Hardy, the get-together will be held at Weymouth Angling Society in Commercial Road next month.

8:02am

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26 jokes in one minute: Dorset's punslinger Clive breaks World Record

IT’S a laugh a minute for Dorset’s newest world record holder.

Comedy magician Clive Greenaway has scooped the Guinness World Record for most jokes told in a minute.

7:34am

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6:53am Thu 5 Mar 15

lala1965 says

Sorry Rob, you need to go to Specsavers !!

7:28am

Spring has srung! Or has it? Read of guide to the seven signs Spring is in the air.

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Weymouth Town Centre Masterplan moves step closer

AN AMBITIOUS plan to reinvigorate Weymouth town centre has moved one step closer after councillors approved a draft vision for public consultation.

6:40am

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DORSET MAGIC

Today's Dorset Magic picture was taken by Rob Vincent at Pleasure Pier in Weymouth.

Rob believes he captured a kingfisher in this photo. Can you spot it?

6:37am

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We're being told we can expect a cloudy day with some sunny spells.

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