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DENIAL: Nicholas Price has pleaded not guilty to murder

Breaking Man pleads not guilty to murder

Weymouth's popular Tall Ship Pelican

Businesses encouraged to support Weymouth's Tall Ship Pelican to keep ship afloat

£150m boost for local authorities as government responds to council funding concerns

Breaking £150m boost for local authorities as government responds to council funding concerns

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Trains delayed between Weymouth and London due to serious incident between Woking and Basingtoke

Breaking Trains delayed between Weymouth and London due to serious incident between Woking and Basingtoke

Firefighters tackle car fire in Littlemoor

Breaking Firefighters tackle car fire in Littlemoor

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IN THE DOCK: See who has been before the courts this week - February 9

IN THE DOCK: See who has been before the courts this week - February 9

Jon Lavers at Piddle Brewery in Piddlehinton.

Piddle Brewery goes from strength to strength under new ownership

Sutton Poyntz could get 12 new homes- despite the fact they lie outside the local plan boundary

Sutton Poyntz could get 12 new homes- despite the fact they lie outside the local plan boundary

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Storm Imogen pounds Portland. Picture by Chesil Beach Watch.

Wild weather of Storm Imogen boosts trade on island

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Operations cancelled at Dorset County Hospital as junior doctors set to strike

Operations cancelled at Dorset County Hospital as junior doctors set to strike

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Christmas crackdown sees more drivers in court

Christmas crackdown sees more drivers in court

The experienced team at Dorchester Travel Left to right - Melanie Cope, Christine Caldwell, Sarah Leach, Wendy Dowe, Nigel Alexander and Gill Aplin.

High-flying travel agent celebrates 14 per cent increase in trading profits for six years running

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Adam and William - Our View  (53651309)

Don't judge a book by its cover - give everyone a chance

"It is for the community”- Support group for people with a brain condition set to raise awareness

"It is for the community”- Support group for people with a brain condition set to raise awareness

Storm Imogen... The Maritime and Coastguard Agency continue to warn people from going too close to watch or photograph the spectacular waves hitting much of the UK. Here at Portland Bill a stone crane is swamped by just one huge wave this morning (Mon) .

WEATHER FORECAST: Dorset set to continue feeling chilly as blustery winds buffet county again

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Singers and dancers show off skills as Dorset's Got Talent competition heats up

Singers and dancers show off skills as Dorset's Got Talent competition heats up

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Sport

RECOVERED: George Rigg

Terras: Rigg is set to return for Weymouth

LACK OF GAME TIME: Bridport manager Trevor Senior

Football: Bridport starved of match action

READY FOR FESTIVAL: Cue Card ridden by Paddy Brennan

Racing: Cue Card in ‘excellent shape’ says Colin Tizzard

TITLE AMBITIONS: Weymouth & Portland’s Kevin Leatham, right

Rugby: League silverware still in sight for Weymouth & Portland

RUNNERS-UP: Weymouth & Portland after their defeat to Swanage & Wareham

Rugby: Weymouth & Portland beaten in plate final

GOING FOR THE LINE: Puddletown captain and try scorer Jez Beale

Rugby Dominant Puddletown overcome strugglers Poole

WINNERS: Radipole lift the South Dorset Area five-a-side finals trophy

Football: High fives after Radipole collect their second trophy

READY FOR ACTION: Dorchester Town goalkeeper Shane Murphy

Magpies: Goalkeeper Murphy is 'raring to go'

HOT PROSPECT: Jonah Ayunga, right

Magpies: Warren delighted with Jonah's success

ON TARGET: Nick Etherington scored for the Chickens

Football: We are still in the driving seat, says Chickerell chief Steve Coward

DEVANEY’S DOUBLE: Ethan Devaney, right, bagged a second-half brace against Swanage

Football: Balti pegged back as Swanage strike

PRIZE-WINNERS: Charlton Down celebrate a fantastic season for the club

Cricket: Charlton Down’s progress praised

ROAD TO RECOVERY: Portland United skipper Lewis Whyton, right

Football: Lewis Whyton on mend following surgery

UNBEATEN: Dorchester Town Ladies have won eight out of eight league games so far this season

Football: Dorchester Town Ladies are flying high

National Sport

Luke Robinson has been forced to call time on his career

Huddersfield half-back Luke Robinson retires after hip warning

Chelsea's Kurt Zouma is almost certainly out for the rest of the season with a knee injury

Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma out for six months

Eoin Morgan's England were targeting a decisive win in Centurion

England stick with winning team for third one-dayer

West Ham's Dimitri Payet has become an instant hit with the club's fans

Dimitri Payet in talks over new West Ham deal

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