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Burglars are stealing car keys and making off in the vehicles. Picture: Pixabay

Spate of incidents sees burglars stealing car keys and vehicles

BURGLARS are breaking into homes to take car keys before stealing cars. A spate of incidents in Poole and Bournemouth…

The Met Office weather warning in place on Sunday

Weather warning for heavy rain across Dorset, Wiltshire and Somerset

HEAVY rain today may cause some flooding and disruption in places, the Met Office has warned, as it issued…

Three people in balaclavas forced their way into a block in Ashley Road, Poole

Trio in balaclavas hurled TV through Poole window during break-in

THREE people in balaclavas forced their way into a block of flats in Poole before throwing a TV through…

Hector Gibson Fleming, CEO of Wessex Internet

Dorset-based Wessex Internet shortlisted for rural Oscar

A DORSET internet firm has been nominated for a rural Oscar. Wessex Internet, based near Blandford, has been revealed as…

Police advice to high-value bike owners after spate of thefts in Dorset

PEOPLE with high-value bikes are being warned to keep them safe after a spate of thefts in Dorset. Officers have…

The Ukraine flag will fly over Dorchester on Saturday. Picture: Dorset Council

Ukrainian flag flying over Dorset on second anniversary of invasion

THE Ukrainian flag will fly high in Dorset today (February 24) – marking two years since the beginning of…

Roadworks will take place across Dorset in the next three months. Picture: Dorset Council

Road closures across Dorset – and Purbeck – for roadworks: Full list of streets

DOZENS of roads across Dorset will be closed for repair work in the coming months. Surfacing works are taking place…

The Weldmar Hospicecare van was stolen from the Granby Industrial Estate, Weymouth, on February 11. Picture: Dorset Police

Thieves steal hospice charity van from Weymouth industrial estate

THIEVES stole a charity’s delivery van from a Dorset industrial estate. The theft occurred at the Granby Industrial Estate, in…

A fire was discovered in a lift at the Dolphin Centre in Poole. Picture: Google

Firefighters tackle blaze in shopping centre lift

A FIRE in a shopping centre lift prompted a callout last night (February 22). Crews from Poole were sent to…

How Dorset has been celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month

IN February, the world comes together to mark LGBTQ+ History Month – and Dorset is no different.