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UPDATE: Jupiter and Venus draw close in spectacular phenomenon

Burglar jailed after admitting a string of break-ins across Dorset

Burglar jailed after admitting a string of break-ins across Dorset

Veteran reunited with medal lost at Weymouth Armed Forces event

Veteran reunited with medal lost at Weymouth Armed Forces event

First Great Western staff set to strike

First Great Western staff set to strike

Wednesday LIVE: Latest breaking news, traffic, travel and weather

Live Wednesday LIVE: Latest breaking news, traffic, travel and weather

Mini club step in to help a friend in need

Mini club step in to help a friend in need

REFUSED: Councillors dismissed an application for a dog training business at Strawberry Fields, Lyme Regis. Picture GRAHAM HUNT HG11903

West Dorset councillors refuse dog training application for Strawberry Fields

Pen power helps Ebola heroes get recognition

Pen power helps Ebola heroes get recognition

Mr and Mrs Kirby, on the left, and their daughter Victoria (far right) are seen with the King and Her Majesty, (centre), and Princess Soraya, at the Malaysian palace.

Dorset family join the celebrations for the King of Malaysia's birthday

Hurricane flypast wows the crowds at Purbeck at War weekend

Hurricane flypast wows the crowds at Purbeck at War weekend

Witness appeal following collision in Poole

Witness appeal following collision in Poole

Hospital fundraising boss looking for community support

Hospital fundraising boss looking for community support

Joy Poolman, 95 of Gillingham, who visited Buckingham Palace for the Blind Veterans UK’s 100-year anniversary (27847629)

Dorset veteran celebrates Blind Veterans UK’s 100-year anniversary at Buckingham Palace garden party

Canine capers at doggy tea party in Dorchester

Canine capers at doggy tea party in Dorchester

Sunseeker staff call for final entries to the Macmillan Dorset Bike Ride (30201144)

Get on your bike for Macmillan

Sport

IN ACTION: Terras’ ace Jordan Copp, right, impressed as a trialist in pre-season last summer

Terras: Copp's keen for pre-season test

WORKING HARD: Alex Halloran, right

Football: Halloran boost for the Blues

IN THE WICKETS: Adam Herring

Cricket: Beaminster end four-match losing streak

HAVING A BLAST: Simon Proffiitt

Cricket: Century-maker Simon puts Portland in Proffitt

PROMOTION PUSH: Pat Baldwin pictured in his Bristol Rovers days

Terras: New man Baldwin fired up for promotion push

PARTNERSHIP: Charlton Down’s Sam Roles helped to build the Charlton Down total

Cricket: Charlton Down on top at Broadstone

BIG HITTING: Abbotsbury’s Chas Duerdoth struck eight sixes in his unbeaten knock of 68

Cricket: Shillingstone hit by Swans' power

HUGE EFFORT: Members of Plush and Hazelbury Bryan who took part in the ‘dawn ‘til dusk’ match

Cricket: Charity battle for clubs on longest day

TOP TITLE: Bryony Shaw on her way to the gold medal

Afloat: RS:X European gold for Shaw in Italy

ANOTHER TOUGH DAY: Laurie Whyte sends down a delivery

Cricket: No joy for Seasiders but some pride restored

ON TOP: Martinstown's Matt Camp looks for runs at Lower Ashton Farm

Cricket: Sam's the man as Martinstown defeat Dorchester

REALISTIC: Weymouth chairman John Ryan

Cricket: Seasiders heading for Premier League exit

FULL OF PRAISE: Stewart Yetton, right, with Tim Sills

Terras: Skipper Yetton believes Sills will excel in new role

SUPPORT: Steve Coward

Chickens: Boss Coward gives backing to club's new team

National Sport

Liam Broday, pictured, slipped out of Wimbledon's second round with a straight-sets defeat to David Goffin

Briton Broady falls to Goffin

Adil Rashid could make his Test debut against Australia at Cardiff next Wednesday

Rashid in first Ashes Test squad

Kei Nishikori has pulled out of Wimbledon

Nishikori abandons Wimbledon bid

Jack Brooks took four wickets to help Yorkshire to victory

Yorkshire go top by thumping Durham

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