Thousands of people have been in Weymouth for a festival celebrating the town’s maritime heritage.Read the full story ›
Bus drivers in Weymouth and Bridport are staring yet another week of strikes today.Read the full story ›
A light aircraft has crashed near a farm in Weymouth. Incredibly two adults and a child on board escaped with only minor injuriesRead the full story ›
Police searching for a man missing from Weymouth for five days say they have found a body.
46-year-old Phillip Cruise was last seen outside his home in Mill Street at 11am on Friday July 29, and the alarm was raised after he failed to turn up at work.
A police helicopter had been bought in to try and locate him, but today officers said they had recovered the body of a man in Buckland Ripers, near Weymouth.
Formal identification is yet to take place, but the body is believed to be that of Mr Cruise. His next of kin have been informed.
His death is not being treated as suspicious and the coroner has been informed.
The police helicopter has been brought in to search for 46-year-old Phillip Cruise who has been missing since Friday 29 JulyRead the full story ›
Film crews are in Weymouth Harbour today as filming begins for Second World War epic, Dunkirk.Read the full story ›
Police are warning the public of the dangers of taking a drug called 'Golden Monkey' after two young women have fallen seriously ill.Read the full story ›
Part of Weymouth beach has been cordoned off by police after a suspicious item, believed to be a Second World War shell, was found.Read the full story ›
An adorable baby penguin born at Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park is being reintroduced to its family after a tentative start to life.Read the full story ›