Stars will gather in Dorset this evening for the premiere of Thomas Hardy's Far From the Madding Crowd.
The adaptation was filmed in the county - and featured Hardy's Cottage in Higher Bockhampton. Locals were asked to appear as extras in the film - which stars Carey Mulligan in the story's lead role. The London Premiere took place on Wednesday.
South West Water's parent company has bought Bournemouth Water for £100.3 million.
The Exeter-based Pennon Group has assets of around £5 billion and a workforce of around 4,500 people.
The acquisition, they say, is part of the group's strategy to prepare for changes in the water industry.
Bournemouth Water is a water-only company serving a population of 437,600 people. South West Water provides water and sewerage services to 1.7 million customers in Devon and Cornwall, and parts of Dorset and Somerset.
For anyone who's struggled through nine months of pregnancy facing morning sickness, cravings and tiredness - it's almost impossible to believe that someone could give birth without realising they were even pregnant.
But that's what happened to 24-year-old Nikki Kelly from Bridport in Dorset, when on the 5th January she gave birth to son James on the bathroom floor.