Dorchester’s High Street was closed to traffic while hundreds of the town’s residents took part in the dance.Read the full story ›
Police investigating the death of Dorset mother Erika Prisacaru have arrested a woman on suspicion of causing death by dangerous drivingRead the full story ›
Pictures of the car believed to have been involved in a hit and run that left a woman dead, have been released by Dorset Police.Read the full story ›
Dorset Police is asking the driver of the vehicle that killed a woman in Dorchester to come forward.Read the full story ›
Police are asking people to look out for 53-year-old Mark Powell who went missing from Spetisbury on Sunday. He may be riding a red bikeRead the full story ›
The family of a teenager, whose body was recovered in Weymouth harbour after a night out, has spoken of the dangers of drinking near water.Read the full story ›
The family of Louis Harris who's thought to have drowned after a night out in Weymouth hope to stop others experiencing the same heartbreakRead the full story ›
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of two-year-old Harry House in Broadmayne in DorsetRead the full story ›
Hundreds of people joined a march to protest against possible cuts to maternity and paediatric services at Dorchester's main hospital.Read the full story ›
A businessman who died from cancer has left millions of pounds to pay for a new treatment centre.
The money Robert White donated will fund a new radiotherapy unit at Dorset County Hospital in Dorchester. The new centre will cut journey times for patients who currently travel from far afield.
Over a period of six months as we went through the treatment of his illness, we'd been talking about the opportunities of providing funds to the NHS. After some thought and showing him the things we could potentially do, he came to my clinic and handed me an envelope with a NatWest cheque written out for £3 million - which was quite a day.