IF you fancy a pint in 25,000 pubs around Britain, then Portland is the best place to start… With Weymouth the best place to finish.
Emergency services have been called to deal with a diesel spill affecting seven roads in west Dorset.
THE Weymouth Relief Road is closed in one direction following a crash near the Jurassic Roundabout.
POLICE are appealing for help in finding tow missing rams.
MARCO Nott heralded the importance of Dan Welch as his Balti Sports side beat Merley Cobham Sports 3-2 to stay top of the Dorset Premier League.
SEABOROUGH trainer Harry Fry and jockey Noel Fehily combined to land the 188Bet Handicap Chase with 9-1 chance Shuil Royale.
THE Hennessy Gold Cup is a potential target for Third Intention after Colin Tizzard’s seasoned chaser claimed a long overdue big-race success in the 188Bet Monet’s Garden Old Roan Chase at Aintree.
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THE A35 is closed near Dorchester after a crash involving a lorry and "several" cars.
PORTLAND United have a tough test to make the third round of the Buildbase FA Vase after they were drawn against fellow Wessex League Premier Division side Blackfield & Langley.
THREE cars crashed in Dorchester this morning.
EXCITEMENT is building for the return of a very special visitor to Dorset.
THE first live Autumnwatch broadcast from RSPB Arne will take place this evening. Here, Chris Baker from RSPB Arne tells us more about some of the reserve's more unusual inhabitants.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after criminal damage at a community building.
DOG owners will be bringing their pets to the beach in their campaign to change new bylaws.
Wheelie bins have been torched in Weymouth.
A MAN has died after a serious crash between a car and a motorcycle in Poole.
AN alarming new study has found that Weymouth and Portland has the fifth highest number of fast food outlets compared to its population in Great Britain.
MAGICIANS, time travellers and all-round spiffing chaps Morgan & West are back.
A FISH and chip restaurant near Sherborne is ‘battering’ it out to be named the best restaurant in the UK after being shortlisted as one of the country’s top 10 chippy’s.
AN appeal to help people suffering from cancer is continuing to grow ahead of schedule.
AS we look forward to a rich harvest of events and the perfect time to pick apples over the coming weeks, unfortunately not all of us have the space for an orchard or acres of land.
A MUM has told how she caught a man attempting to groom her nine-year-old daughter.
HE may have taught Jamie Oliver how to cook Italian, but Gennaro Contaldo’s learnt an important lesson or two from his protege and friend along the way.
SOME daring drops for Hallowe'en parties, Day of the Dead and Bonfire Night celebrations are on the menu this year for spooktastic festivities.
BUDDING writers can attend a free half term workshop in Dorchester Library on Friday.
FOLLOWING rave review’s of ITV’s new prime time historical drama 'Tutankhamun', presenters of This Morning were joined by the replica of Tutankhamun's golden throne and dagger, loaned from the exhibition in Dorchester.
IF you are a veteran of the armed forces a charity is reaching out to let you know they’ve got your back.
RECORD numbers participated in the tenth Bustinskin Sprint Triathlon, which is said to give a 'real boost' to Portland and its sporting legacy.
WHILST you are shivering in the cold morning fog today, just remember that there is blue sky above all that cloud.
CONTENTED Mark Jermyn felt it was a point earned as his Dorchester Town side kept their second clean sheet in two games with a 0-0 draw against Redditch United.
DOWLE MARGARET Passed away peacefully on 9th October. Wife of the late Ken. Her Funeral Service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Wednesday 2nd November at 12.15 pm. Flowers or donations for the Alzheimer's Society may be sent to Cotton…
JOY WILLIAMS It must be nearly Halloween, 3 witches right on cue, stirring, plotting spiteful hate, but always remember, HE CHOSE YOU! Hope you had a lovely birthday Joy, the most glamorous granny in Dorchester! Keep smiling, Karen x