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Weymouth Quay revamp: Plans unveiled for former ferry terminal

4 hours 59 min ago
Buildings will be demolished and a small business centre created to kick start regeneration.
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Bournemouth murder: Suspect, 18, held after man fatally stabbed

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 11:08
An 18-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the victim was stabbed in Bournemouth.
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Bournemouth Lower Gardens rape suspect charged

Sat, 11/16/2019 - 17:09
The 28-year-old man will appear at Poole Magistrates' Court on Monday.
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Bournemouth Lower Gardens rape: Two men arrested

Fri, 11/15/2019 - 11:45
A woman in her 40s was attacked in Bournemouth's Lower Gardens in the early hours of Wednesday.
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Condor Ferries bought by Swedish investment fund

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:44
A consortium including Brittany Ferries has bought the company, which was put up for sale last year.
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Harry Wilson: Wales striker gets encouragement from Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 09:24
Striker Harry Wilson says Jurgen Klopp keeps in touch as he impresses for Bournemouth and Wales.
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Half of disability benefits appeals won in tribunal court

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 08:44
Charities and welfare rights advisers say initial assessments are beset by "poor decision-making".
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Woman raped in 'horrific' Bournemouth Lower Gardens attack

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 17:10
Police cordon off Bournemouth's Lower Gardens following the attack early on Wednesday.
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Kiteboarding: European Champion Ellie Aldridge leading the Great Britain charge

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 16:40
European Champion Ellie Aldridge is leading a surge in Great Britain's success in the sport of kitefoiling.
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Sir Lenny Henry criticises offensive Bournemouth theatre poster

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 11:42
The theatre has apologised and says it has since removed the artwork from the dressing room.
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Dorset child crime spike plan 'coincides with youth service cuts'

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 19:15
Youth service cuts are a potential cause of rising crime among young people in Dorset, a PCC says.
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Gambling addict police officer says industry 'ignoring' problems

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 15:57
A police officer who lost £250,000 to gambling says betting firms are ignoring addiction problems.
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Bournemouth man cleared of stab charge in police shooting case

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:10
Kevin Sherwood, 38, was arrested when police stopped a vehicle, shooting the driver in the arm.
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Chinese teapot valued at £1k sells at auction for £1m

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 12:11
The rare teapot bears the mark of the sixth emperor of the Qing dynasty.
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Athlete Nick Butter runs a marathon in every country

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 10:08
Nick Butter took 455 flights, ran through 15 war zones and was mugged twice during the epic feat.
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Weymouth Christmas lights worker rescued from cherry picker

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 08:11
The hydraulic lifting machine broke down while the man was putting up festive lights in Weymouth.
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Poole's Twin Sails Bridge repairs to start in December

Sun, 11/10/2019 - 11:29
The council said the bridge would reopen after the replacement of a half-tonne bearing next month.
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Trans baby boomer: 'I thought I was a male and that was the end of it'

Sun, 11/10/2019 - 00:13
Pippa was invited to a special lingerie show after deciding to have gender reassignment surgery at the age of 72.
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Castle Cary armed siege: Daniel Hannam jailed for 24 years

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 14:58
Police officers feared they were going to die when Daniel Hannam fired a shotgun out of a window.
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Newcastle United v Bournemouth

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 11:09
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Bournemouth.
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