A LORRY fire is causing delays on a major road.
THE sun’s out and here are some perfect tipples to go with your July picnic.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a motorist who struck a pedestrian failed to stop at the scene.
SUNNY weather and local bands brought the summer holiday crowds to the latest Tea on the Quay festival.
A CRASH involving a caravan and a car has blocked a road in Bridport.
WEYMOUTH’S well-earned reputation for hosting sporting events drew the Royal Navy back for the RNRU Beach Festival, bringing thrills and very few spills of the ball, writes Jamie Campbell-Baldwin.
IT WAS a busy weekend of cricket for Martinstown captain Ed Nichols, who, a day after featuring for his club, was selected to play for the Dorset Leopards development XI to take on Devon Lions on Sunday.
CHARLTON DOWN 210-8 (20pts) beat DORSET INDIAN TIGERS 168 (8pts) by 42 runs
KIT Walker produced one of the best performances of his ironman career to win the Outlaw Ironman title in Nottingham.
Vandals have smashed the window of a beach lifeguard hut.
GREATBATCH GRAHAM 5 years ago today. I love and miss you more with each passing day. Your loving wife Gloria and family x x
A SCHOOLGIRL from Weymouth became a star of the small screen when she took on a role in the BBC’s popular medical drama Casualty.
A MUM bravely got in to the hairdressers chair to support two important charities.
A DORCHESTER restaurant has scooped a silver award thanks to its friendly staff and tasty desserts.
A BOUTIQUE guest house is celebrating after winning a hospitality award for the second year in a row.
VOLUNTEERS are needed to help spruce up Dorset’s beaches.
FUNDRAISERS smashed their target at a fun day to celebrate a little-known charity.
TRIBUTES were paid from across the political divide to the former chairman of Dorset County Council, John Wilson.
WALK with dinosaurs – or at least in their footsteps as you step back in time with a whole host of summer activities on the Jurassic Coast.
A NEW book aims to encourage us to flex our taste buds.
ANOTHER milestone is being achieved on a Dorset railway amid plans to connect up to the main line.
AFTER reading the letter sent in by Mr Denton-White, I feel that I too need to add to the outcome of BREXIT.
A NEW coastguard film is aiming to save the lives of young men.
A MAGICAL torchlight procession will light up Weymouth before the town’s big carnival.
A MAN has been arrested following an incident in which two young women fell seriously ill after taking a drug called ‘Golden Monkey’.
THE Rat Pack Revue is set to swing into town for a classy evening of entertainment.
LOTS of bright little ducklings have been waddling across Poundbury's Great Field to raise funds for charity.
THE Four Tops and The Temptations have joined forces to bring their tour to Dorset later this year.
WHEN we think of great summer tunes, Mungo Jerry is one of the first that springs to mind.
YOUNGSTERS from all over the Salisbury Diocese are being sought to join the cathedral's new youth choir.
DORCHESTER Town boss Mark Jermyn was happy to see his side improve after the 7-0 defeat to Brighton & Hove Albion Under-21s on Wednesday with a 1-0 victory over Portsmouth Development Squad at the Avenue.
A MOTORCYCLIST has suffered life threatening head injuries after a collision near Blandford.