Some of the world's best sand sculptors are in Weymouth creating dazzling displays.
This year's theme is books and literature, so there are things like a Frankenstein's monster and scenes from Alice in Wonderland.
Sand sculptor Mark Anderson says the sand from the town's beach is the best in the world:
Bus drivers are on strike this morning in Weymouth. It's because of a dispute over pay. Around 60 drivers at First Hampshire and Dorest have walked out for 24 hours. They say their pay has fallen dramatically behind drivers from over regions salaries.
One Direction star Zayn Malik has visited a tattoo shop in Weymouth for a second time.
The first time he visited Tattoo Magic was with girlfriend and Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards.
Zayn liked the tattoo so much he returned again for another one.
Zayn Malik, from boy band One Direction, has visited a tattoo shop in Weymouth.
The singer got inked at Tattoo Magic in King Street where he added to his growing collection of body art.
It is believed he has added more ink to his sleeve tattoo on his right arm.
Service suspended on First Great Western trains between Castle Cary and Weymouth due to flooding at Yeovil Pen Mill.
All lines are blocked due to flooding, and flooding on the roads means the replacement road transport has also been withdrawn.
There is no estimate for when a normal service will resume.
The moment a giant jigsaw world record attempt in Weymouth fell apart fell has been selected as one of 2013’s funniest moments.
Dave Evans spent five weeks trying to create the world's largest handcut jigsaw. It had 40,000 pieces and featured images of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
But when Dave tried to move the jigsaw it collapsed. Now that moment will be featured on ITV's 2013: A Funny Old Year, tonight at 10.15pm.
An army of volunteers helped put it back together, and the jigsaw was put on display at Sandringham, the Queen’s holiday retreat, before being auctioned in aid of Help for Heroes.
Police in Weymouth are appealing for help from the public after a large amount of diesel was recovered in the town.
On Saturday, officers arrested three men on suspicion of theft.
Police Constable Andy Dickinson, of Weymouth Police, said: “Approximately 300 litres of red diesel believed to have been stolen from premises in Weymouth or in the surrounding area, has been recovered by police.
“I am appealing to anyone who has recently discovered a theft of red diesel, or recognises the items pictured, to contact the police as soon as possible.
“I would also like to hear from anyone who may have seen suspicious activity around farm premises, building sites or similar areas in the last few days.”
Three local men, two in their twenties and one in his fifties, have been arrested and released on police bail until the end of January 2014.
The Environment Agency has issued a severe weather warning for the Sea Life Centre and the Preston Beach Road area of Lodmore in Weymouth.
People are being warned to avoid the Preston Beach areas as conditions are extremely dangerous and will remain so overnight.
Condor Ferries has announced it's cancelling all its sailings from Weymouth to the Channel Islands due to adverse weather conditions.
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