FIREFIGHTERS were called to a small fire on the Marsh Playing Fields.
BUSINESSES in Weymouth will have an opportunity to share and discuss issues and information that affect their companies.
MANAGER Darrin Chutter admitted while he believed Dorchester Town Ladies would “love to play at a higher level”, the cost and time of making the step up is a huge hindrance.
CHESELBOURNE 34 CHARLTON DOWN 35-3
IT WAS the high scoring Weymouth duo Pat Crane and John Northover who romped home in the Weymouth Golf Club Seniors 4BBB Spring Open, with a score of 46 points, two points ahead of their nearest rivals G Hayes and G Robinson (Weymouth).
ANOTHER successful and exciting season in the Weymouth & District League has now come to an end with last season’s Division One winners retaining their title in convincing fashion.
ROUND Two of the Moreton Road Race series saw Darren Orchard and Phillip Cole involved in a sprint finish and successfully showed that Mud Sweat ‘n’ Gears new race team plans are progressing well as they both finished well in the top 10.
DRIVERS in Dorchester are being warned to expect a minor disruption on their travels.
POLICE have issued a warning about the dangers of a new drug after a 15-year-old boy was found unconscious in Dorset.
AN ice-cream kiosk in a tourist hot spot made famous by the hit TV drama Broadchurch is to go under the hammer.
RESIDENTS in Weymouth and Portland are being urged to contact Dorset County Council if they want to renew their parking permit.
ADAM Fricker has insisted that wanted striker Tom Blair will be at pre-season for Bridport after Dorchester Town showed interest in the hot prospect.
PRODUCERS braved soggy conditions to celebrate local food and drink in Burton Bradstock.
DORSET County Council has postponed legal action against a number of parents who have taken their children out of school during term time.
A BRAVE rescue dog was feeling a bit ruff- after biting off more than she could chew at a barbecue.
DORSET police officers have been taking the train to patrol the area after their brand new £1 million station flooded.
A POLISH man who admitted a string of drug and driving offences has been jailed for three-and-a-half years.
A ‘KITTEN boom' is set to cause a crisis for animal rehoming organisations this summer, a leading animal charity has warned.
PLAYMAKER Bradley Tarbuck has announced his departure from the Avenue to join up with Havant & Waterlooville next season.
FORMER Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjær has been impressed by 80-year-old footballing sensation Dickie Bothwick’s heroics.
BUS operator First Wessex is advising customers that X53 journeys will be disrupted tomorrow due to roadworks on the B3157 coast road between Bridport and Burton Bradstock.
WEST Dorset District Council has come under fire for its slow reaction to a referendum calling for a change in the way it is run.
HONOURS for courage, policing excellence and long service were given out to cops and civilians alike at an awards ceremony.
I READ that more and more people are severely stressed and doctors are worried about the quantities of anti-depressants being consumed.
DORCHESTER'S new mayor has said he is looking forward to representing a "vibrant and resilient" town as he was sworn into office.
THE A35 was partially blocked this morning after a two-car crash.
COUNCILLORS have given the green light for 85 new homes at Crossways despite objections from the local community.
DORSET'S children's service require improvement and the board which safeguards children is 'inadequate', inspectors found.
CAMERAS are rolling on the next series of Broadchurch.
MENTAL health continues today to be a taboo subject for some – despite affecting so many. One in every 100 people will be diagnosed with bipolar disorder at some point in their life.
JULIAN Clary is celebrating 30 years as a stand-up comedian by bringing his tour to Weymouth.
LAST week we took a wonderful trip down memory lane to Bockhampton School in the 1930s with former teacher Marjorie Pride.
AN ART gallery in Weymouth is holding a day of arts and crafts on Saturday June 18.
FOR many people, there’s nothing like a good pint – especially in a beer garden on a summer’s day.
MORE memories have surfaced of Weymouth Home Guard.
STUDENTS are staging a play inspired by the Stonewall Riots tomorrow and Thursday (26).
YOU don't see this sight on the Weymouth to Dorchester road any more.
AN EXTRA terrestrial visitor gave pupils at one Dorset school an out of this world experience.
THE LATEST book by a Dorchester author is set to be given the Hollywood treatment.
HOWES CHRISTINE ADELAIDE (Chris) Passed peacefully away May 16th aged 91. Loving Mother of Raymond, Robbie and Alan. Grandmother of Emma. Great-Grandmother of Max and Tarik. Funeral arrangements to be held at Weymouth Crematorium on May 26th at…
LIDBETTER MARTYN Passed away peacefully at Legh House on 7th May 2016 aged 71 years. Martyn will be sadly missed by all his friends and family. A service to celebrate the life of Martyn will be held at Weymouth crematorium on Friday 27th May 2016 at…
RULE LOIS MARY Passed away peacefully at Chestnut House on 15th May 2016 aged 88 years Her funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Tuesday 31st May 2016 at 3.15 pm Family flowers only please but if desired donations for…
BATTYE DOROTHY MARY Passed away peacefully on 13th May 2016 at Dorset County Hospital. Her funeral will take place at St Peter’s Church, West Knighton on Tuesday 7th June at 3.30pm. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired for…
Kevin & Lyn Dodds Congratulations On your 30th Anniversary With lots of love & best wises for the future ~ Mum, Kev & Karen xxx