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Is this hairy crab the newest species found in the UK?

2 hours 57 min ago
How many undiscovered species are there in the UK - and how unusual is it to find new life?
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Parnham House 'at risk of collapse' after arson

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 13:37
No work has been done to stabilise Parnham House in Dorset, more than a year after a major fire.
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Poole Park mini railway future 'in doubt'

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 12:55
The borough council says the 69-year-old attraction has been suspended for safety reasons.
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How drones could help save lives at sea

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 00:51
The RNLI and the Maritime and Coastguard Agency trial uses drones to spot humans in distress.
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Fairy penguins come to Weymouth from Australia

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:43
It is thought to be the first time a colony of fairy penguins has come to Europe.
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Christchurch begins High Court proceedings over Dorset merger plan

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:32
Eight of Dorset's nine authorities supported the proposal but Christchurch opposed it.
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Bournemouth hotel attack: Man charged over stabbing

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 08:59
A 19-year-old man is charged after a woman is found stabbed at the hotel in the seaside resort.
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Illegal waste collectors in Dorset may lead to £5k fines

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 02:20
With incidents rising, authorities are urging people to check who they use to collect rubbish.
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One-Day Cup: Hampshire pick up second win in two matches with victory against Surrey

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 22:12
Hampshire's Rilee Rossouw hits 90 off 68 balls against Surrey to help his side to a second One-Day Cup win in two games.
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UK airports with worst departing flight delays revealed

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 10:06
Data from the UK's 25 busiest airports shows planes took off 15 minutes late on average last year.
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Man arrested as woman stabbed at Bournemouth's Carlton Hotel

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 08:52
The victim was found at the hotel with multiple stab wounds to her abdomen.
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Murder and fraud: What happened to Carole Packman?

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 01:25
The Parole Board is reviewing whether to free Russell Causley, who has never revealed where his wife's body is.
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One-Day Cup: Gareth Berg stars as Hampshire beat Sussex

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 18:45
A quick-fire 65 from all-rounder Gareth Berg hands Hampshire a dramatic two-wicket win against Sussex in the One-Day Cup.
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Opposition to Dorset unitary authorities plan 'absurd'

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:52
Eight of Dorset's authorities voted to support the proposal but one has opposed it.
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Lewis Cook signs new deal to keep him at Bournemouth until 2022

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:28
Lewis Cook signs a new deal with Bournemouth to keep him at the club until 2022.
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New Bovington Tank Museum workshop officially opened

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 16:57
The workshop will allow a new apprentice scheme to train conservators of the future.
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Bournemouth phone murder: Police actions 'unsatisfactory'

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 18:56
Three Dorset officers will be retrained because of how they dealt with a vulnerable victim.
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Tribute to former Dorset police officer killed in plane crash

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 13:11
Neil Bowditch was the pilot of the light aircraft which crashed in Ireland on Sunday.
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Weymouth and Wareham train line reopens after two-day closure

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 09:44
A Network Rail engineering train broke down between Wareham and Weymouth on Sunday.
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Bournemouth: Boss Eddie Howe says new stadium is 'only way to go' for club

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 09:45
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe says they will "never see the benefits of the Premier League era" unless they move to a new stadium.
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