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Man jailed over Bournemouth street stab death

8 hours 57 min ago
Jamie Higgs, 19, was convicted of the manslaughter of a 20-year-old who was stabbed three times.
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Carole Packman murder: Russell Causley parole to be 'reconsidered'

20 hours 32 min ago
Russell Causley, who murdered Carole Packman 35 years ago, refuses to say where he put her body.
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Coronavirus: Dorset Covid-19 survivor's warning to others

20 hours 53 min ago
Ian Cobb spent 60 days in intensive care with coronvirus and is still recovering months later.
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Brooks' Covid-19 all-clear boosts Wales

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 17:45
Bournemouth midfielder David Brooks should be available for Wales' October games after a negative Covid-19 test.
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John Gordon plaque covered after church votes to remove it

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 15:15
The plaque celebrates John Gordon's part in quelling a slave uprising in which hundreds were killed.
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Bournemouth family thank donor after heart transplant

Tue, 09/29/2020 - 00:08
Abbie Burkmar says her three-year-old son is on the road to recovery after the life-saving donation.
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New guidance - what must I do?

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 16:43
Step-by-step, what to do to help prevent the spread of the virus.
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Woman knocked down in Poole Asda car park dies

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 14:33
She was taken to hospital in Southampton but died from her injuries the next day, police say.
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Emergency services use surf therapy to treat staff

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 13:30
The project uses surf therapy as a treatment method for PTSD, stress and mental health issues.
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Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy: Southern Vipers beat Northern Diamonds to win title

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 17:02
Southern Vipers win the inaugural Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy with a 38-run win over Northern Diamonds at Edgbaston.
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Bournemouth v Norwich City

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 11:19
Live coverage of Sunday's Championship game between Bournemouth and Norwich City.
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Parnham House: 'Adventure stays' plan for arson attack estate

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 12:17
A former rave scene promoter has bought a Grade l-listed mansion which was gutted in a fire.
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Covid-19: Fewer than 0.1% fined for no masks on trains

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 00:12
Police said enforcement in the form of fixed penalty notices was only used as a "last resort".
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Covid-19: What has it meant for the 'busiest' trains?

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 13:58
Data for autumn 2019 shows 22% of passengers into London were standing. That was before Covid-19 struck.
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Cold War Steve Bournemouth beach artwork covered up

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 13:25
One side of a 25-metre windbreak will not be shown as a council objects to its political scenes.
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Dorset Police: Black people '25 times more likely' to be stopped

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 13:04
The police and crime commissioner said the figures had been Dorset Police's "Achilles' heel".
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Bournemouth musician backs anti-bullying assembly

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 06:34
James McVey has joined a campaign to raise awareness of bullying in schools across the country.
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Coronavirus infection: Is there a North-South divide in England?

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 01:17
Half of people in northern England are facing additional restrictions - but no-one in the South.
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Coronavirus: Delays to trials 'prolong trauma' for victims

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:16
One woman says she has "not been able to properly live" while her accused waits to stand trial.
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Covid-19 restrictions: 'South Asian weddings should have 400 guests - not 15'

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:14
British Asian weddings are traditionally lavish affairs that tend to have hundreds of guests.
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