Team Bath athlete Paul Blake, who's from Dorchester, is celebrating winning silver in the Men's T36 400m final. It's his first Paralympic games and he crossed the line behind Russian athlete, Evgenii Shvetcov who set a new world record.
The 22-year-old, who's the son of a Star Wars actor and a ballet dancer, ran a new personal best of 54.22 seconds. He said the roar of the crowd gave him an extra pair of legs.
Two dairy farmers from Dorchester are defying convention by milking their herd of 500 cows in the field in a mobile milking parlour. The cows and and parlour move around the 900 acres of rented pasture.
A 51 year-old man has been arrested in Dorchester on suspicion of murdering a woman. The body of Jacqueline Harrison, 47, was found at her flat in Worcester three days ago. Yesterday West Mercia Police put out an alert for William Cummins, saying he may have been in the Weymouth area
A company near Dorchester has been attracting attention with special writers' huts it is making for the Chelsea Flower Show. Best-selling novelist Tracy Chevalier has visited the firm, Plankbridge Shepherd's Huts, to view one of them.