PAINTER Jools Woodhouse and potter Ali Herbert have combined their love of creating beautiful items for the home in a new Lyme exhibition.
MINELLA Awards provided Noel Fehily and Harry Fry with a Punchestown double in the Shamrock Enterprises Handicap Hurdle.
COLIN Tizzard is looking forward to seeing Finian's Oscar put his unbeaten record on the line in the Tattersalls Ireland Champion Novice Hurdle at Punchestown on Friday.
UNOWHATIMEANHARRY, trained by Harry Fry and ridden by Noel Fehily, won the Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown.
A TRADITIONAL brass band will be giving a concert in Bridport to raise money for a church roof renovation.
THE B3157 Westbound partially blocked due to animals on road.
PORTLAND United defender Ashley Smith couldn’t hide his joy after they were crowned champions of the Sydenhams Wessex Premier Division.
A MAN has been cautioned by police over shoplifting after being “apprehended” by a member of the public in Lyme Regis.
BRIDPORT go into their final match of the season against relegation-threatened Bitton on Saturday hoping to sign off in style (3pm).
DORSET County player Lee Turle, from Parkstone, beat Dorchester captain and fellow county star Robby Morris 5-4 in the Portland Easter Open competition.
DORCHESTER Cricket Club have announced that they are in the top six clubs in the country for recruitment to the All Stars Cricket initiative.
An NHS out-of-hours patient helpline requires improvement, a care watchdog has found.
THIS year’s Lyme Regis Jazz & Blues Weekend, from Friday May 26 to Monday May 29, promises to be the best yet with some shows already sold out, just weeks after going on sale.
PEOPLE have less than two weeks to spend or bank their old paper fivers before they lose their legal tender status.
Two people were rescued from a sinking speedboat.
THE LADY IN THE VAN
BRITISH skiff sailors ruled the second day of World Cup Series racing in Hyeres, France, with Dylan Fletcher-Stuart Bithell and Charlotte-Saskia Tidey each winning two of their three races yesterday.
Campaigners are one step closer to transforming the lives of the county's homeless, thanks to a generous donation.
Dorset Police Rural Crime Team are asking the public to be aware of a white Ford Transit van that has been 'acting in suspicious circumstances.'
A SPECIAL literary event is taking place at the Tithe Barn in Symondsbury which will shed light upon one of the world’s oldest continuously inhabited cities.
Weymouth fire crews tackled an out of control bonfire.
WEYMOUTH Kite Festival will not go ahead this year as its organiser has 'had enough.'
WEYMOUTH Beach has yet again shown itself to be one of Britain's top beaches – good news for people heading to the coast for the May Day bank holiday weekend.
ELDERLY residents in Weymouth and Portland were forced to pay out for election leaflets sent to their homes.
CELEBRATE the life and music of one of the 20th century's greatest icons Frank Sinatra.
A former RAF aircraft mechanic celebrated his 100th birthday in Weymouth surrounded by friends and family.
A WEYMOUTH church will be opening its doors to art as it takes part in a community project.
IF you like the Beach Boys songs, you will love the Beach Boys Story at Bridport Arts Centre tomorrow.
A COMIC circus is coming to a village near Weymouth.
AFTER a succession of sell-out shows at the Shelley Theatre, the Bournemouth Folk Club will host its first ever folk festival on Saturday.
THE lure of Broadchurch and curiosity brought more than 1,000 visitors to Bridehead – aka Axehampton House – in Littlebredy at the weekend.
GUESTS heard about the 'fantastic' work that goes on educating children in a bid to prevent accidents and save young lives.
COOMBS Nancy Grace Jacqueline Passed peacefully to rest at the Dorset County Hospital on 19th. April 2017 Aged 91 years. A loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunty. The funeral service for Nancy will take place at the Weymouth…
KEITH James Passed away peacefully at home, 13 April 2017, aged 79 years. Beloved husband of Gwen, Father of Amanda and Charlotte, Grandfather to Jamie, Cherry, Gemma and Luke. Great Grandfather to Zeke, Ezme, Charlie, Maisie, Susie and Jacob. The…
HAMPSON Barbara Lodge Passed away on 17th April 2017, at Somerleigh Court Nursing Home aged 84 years. Former Deputy Head Teacher at Portland Secondary School At her own request, the funeral will be private but there will be an opportunity to remember…
PROWSE Brian John (Biffer, Dad or Prowsey) Passed peacefully to rest at the Dorset County Hospital with his family by his side on 4th. April 2017 aged 71 years. A dear dad, grandad, brother and friend who will be sadly missed by all who new and loved…
EDMONDS Pat Peacefully at home on 24th April 2017, aged 85 years. Much loved wife of Jack, mother of Debbie and David, mother-in-law of Roy, nanna of Stephen, Becky, Sasha, Millie and Joe, great nanna of Darcey. Funeral service will take place at…
TURNER Patricia Rose (Pat) Passed away peacefully at Weymouth Care Home on Friday 21st April aged 81 years. Loving mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt & friend. Her funeral service will take place at Weymouth Crematorium on Thursday…
Dorchester Road in Weymouth was blocked earlier this evening after a teenage girl sat in the road and refused to move.
PORTLAND United have been crowned Sydenhams Wessex Premier Division champions after leaders Moneyfields were handed a three-point deduction.