A harrowing account of life in the trenches during the First World War has been revealed - 100 years since they were first written.
You don't have to go to University after A Levels. If your results did not reach the standard you hoped for, there are alternatives
Just under 800 students collected results at Exeter College this morning. More than half got top A and B grades.
Thousands of teenagers across the West Country collected their GCSE results this morning. It's the first time they've taken the exams since new reforms were brought in by the government. Richard Lawrence went to see how students got on.
– James Fulford, CEO of Condor Ferries
Poole is a modern and well-connected port, well-liked by our customers.
We recognise that this is disappointing news for Weymouth. However, given the need for berth improvements and an Environmental Impact Assessment, Weymouth is not currently in a position to accommodate [the new ferry].
Condor Ferries will end services from Weymouth in spring 2015, and will operate its new cross-Channel ferry from Poole. Weymouth and Portland Borough Council spent around £3.4 million upgrading the old ferry terminal but it could not accommodate the company's new ferry without a full £10 million investment.
Thousands of people are expected at one of the regions biggest summer celebrations in Dorset today. The Weymouth Carnival has music, games and two main attractions for the crowds - the grand procession and the Red Arrows. It's all put together by a team of volunteers to help boost trade in the town.
Figures out today show that women managers in the South West are earning three quarters (74%) of what men in full time comparable jobs earn. The 26 percent gender pay gap is the worse in the country - the national average is 23 percent. The data from the Chartered Management Institute shows male managers earn an average of ten and a half thousand pounds a year more than women.
Commuters in the South West will face a rail fare rise of 3.6% next year. That's according to rail unions. It will means fares will have increased by nearly 25 per cent since 2010.
Permission for a new 5,000 seat football stadium for Weymouth Football Club will be discussed at a council meeting today. It'll clear the way for the old stadium to be demolished and turned into housing. The application is for land at Lodmoor Way. The Bob Lucas Stadium has been home to the team since 1987.