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Tim Saunders with wife Caroline and daughters Harriett (4) and Heidi (2). (34103105)

Weymouth Blind Date contestant pays tribute to Cilla and thanks her for helping him find love

Your ultimate guide to summer in Dorset and the New Forest

UPDATE: 37 things to do this summer in Dorset and the New Forest

Zayn Malik calls off engagement to former Weymouth schoolgirl Perrie Edwards

Zayn Malik calls off engagement to former Weymouth schoolgirl Perrie Edwards

WEDNESDAY LIVE: Latest news, traffic and travel for Dorset

Live WEDNESDAY LIVE: Latest news, traffic and travel for Dorset

Sandworld, Weymouth unveil their Only Fools and Horses sculpture with special guest Maurice Catham (Del Boy double) with sand sculptor Baldrick                             Picture:JOHN GURD  JG17066  (33983352)

'Del Boy' pops in for a lovely jubbly time at Weymouth's Sandworld

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An historic country mansion that housed German prisoners of war over 70 years ago has gone on the market for £1.5 million.

Askerswell House in Dorset was built for the church and used as the rectory for

Historic Dorset house that housed German prisoners of war on the market for £1.5m

JG17069.  04.08.2015.  Work underway on the bridge at East Hill, Charminster.                                    Picture:JOHN GURD  JG17069  (34128585)

'Vandals' steal time-lapse camera from bridge build project

The Marsh Sports Ground. Councillors approve plans for planning application. From left, David Nelmes (President of Weymouth Boxing Club), Mike Byatt (Borough and County Councillor and Friend of the Marsh) and Brian Honnor (Treasurer of Weymouth Boxing Clu

New home for Weymouth Boxing Club approved

'Speeding' motorists cause safety concerns for Dorchester residents

'Speeding' motorists cause safety concerns for Dorchester residents

JG16126.  09.02.2015   Dorset Echo reporter Meghan Hindley.                                    Picture:JOHN GURD  JG16126  (33964889)

TERN UP FOR THE BOOKS: Study reveals 16 year 100,000km journey of rare birds

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New E.coli case in Dorset - with cat and owner affected

Association of Singer Car Owners (ASCO) members with centre: L-R: Kingston Maurward Foundation Chair Reverend Canon Doctor Jean Coates, receiving the bursary cheque from Association of Singer Car Owners club President John Horn.

Car club sets up fund to help Dorchester college students

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Get snap happy with camera club competition

Campaigner for social justice remembered

Campaigner for social justice remembered

ACTION CALL: Mayor Christine James in St Mary Street

CLEAN IT UP: Campaign to sort out Weymouth's 'shabby' town centre streets

Sport

CRUCIAL KNOCK: Skipper Chris Park

Cricket: Willows welcomes Dorset's first success of season

TOP PERFORMANCE: Luke Webb

(Updated) Cricket: Dorset savour elusive first victory of the season

READY TO GO: George Rigg

Terras: Rigg mixes it with the stars at pre-season camp

FIRST FULL CAMPAIGN: Mark Jermyn

Magpies: Dorchester boss quietly confident going into new season

DETERMINED: Steve Coward

Chickens: Season goal is a simple one for boss Coward

TOP OF THE PODIUM: Zoe Gowers with her gold medal

Pentathlon: Portugal relay gold for West Dorset ace Gowers

TRIBUTES: Andy Mitchell, far left, collects one of his many accolades

Table tennis: Weymouth mourns loss of league legend

NEW RECRUIT: Charlie May has joined from Portland United

Football: Nott ready for next step in Balti's remarkable rise

VITAL ROLE: Portland's Ross Carmichael

Blues: Excitement building as Blues embark on new venture

FLOWN THE NEST: Dan Wise has left Bridport

Bees: Confidence the key to successful season for Senior

BUZZING: Calvin Brooks

Terras: Defender Brooks stands by decision to join Weymouth

THANKS: Matt Lucas

Magpies: Chairman Lucas gives fans seal of approval

ON BOARD: Damers boss Ben White, left, with new signing James Duncan

Football: George Inn and Damers fight out six-goal thriller

HIGHLIGHT: Goalscorer Jordan Copp, Jason Matthews and Stewart Yetton with the Dorset Senior Cup

Terras: Harsh lessons have made us stronger - Matthews

National Sport

Steven Finn has 98 Test wickets

Finn ready for extra responsibility

EMBARGOED UNTIL 2230 AUGUST 4, 2015.'Team GB Greats' including Sir Chris Hoy, Anthony Joshua and Sir Steve Redgrave.

More medals "not probable" in Rio

Cian Healy, left, is still battling neck trouble as Ireland approach their World Cup warm-up matches

Ireland wait on Healy injury

James Hook has a golden chance to press his World Cup claims in Wales' opening warm-up Test against Ireland

Hook never lost faith

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