The high profile Spanish football team Real Madrid will come to Dorset in ten days time for what seems to be the unlikeliest fixture of the year. World superstars like Christiano Ronaldo, Mesut Ozil and Kaka will grace the Bournemouth turf.
Despite the hefty ticket prices, many Cherries fans were prepared to queue through the night to secure theirs. Martin Dowse reports.
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Simon's Blog - Stormy Weather
It's that time of year again... Shrove Tuesday is nearly here and many of us are getting ready to cook up a batch of pancakes.
Monday night's weather for the east of the region