Officers investigating a commercial burglary near Dorchester are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.
At around 11.35pm on Sunday 1 September 2019 a burglary occurred at a commercial premises off Dorchester Road in Grimstone.
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A man and a woman arrested in connection with the death of a man in Weymouth have been released from custody while enquiries continue.
Dorset Police was called at 10.17am on Saturday 7 September 2019 by the ambulance service following ...
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Want to know what's happening in your community? Have a question for a local councillor, or simply like to meet those representing you? As from 5th October Councillors from Dorchester Town and Dorset Councils will be holding regular surgeries ...
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Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man in Weymouth.
Dorset Police was called at 10.17am on Saturday 7 September 2019 by the ambulance service following reports of the sudden death of a 75-year-old man at ...
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Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service is warning people that using pest control 'smoke bombs' can inadvertently trigger fire alarm systems.
Firefighters who were called to a property earlier this week because the smoke alarms were sounding, found the ...
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Today is Mon September 16, 2019
Below is a small example of forthcoming local events. The full What's On Guide includes local Arts Centres and many more activities and events further afield.
16th 'The Science of Laughter' Lecture Hall, Thomas Hardye School, Dorchester. 7pm. Talk by Professor Sophie Scott, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, Wellcome Trust Senior Fellow. Tickets free: THS or Dorch TIC firstname.lastname@example.org
18th Annual Charity Golf Day by Dorchester Lions. Came Down, DT2 8NR. Raising funds for Mosaic, supporting bereaved children. £30 per person (inc. refreshments). Teams of four. Tee times from 10am. Superb day of golf assured at one of Dorset's most prestigious golfing venues. View poster. Entry and more info here. Also 07762 085828 or 07815 873246 • Andy.Rose01@btinternet.com
19-20 Wellbeing by the Lakes Scupture Park, Pallington DT2 8QU. 10am-5pm. Evening concert 7-10pm. For booking see website www.wellbeingbythelakes.co.uk
25th Carducci Quartet St Mary's Church, Edward Road, Dorchester 7.30pm Concert with Dorset County Museum Music Society. £15 from Dorch TIC or Dorchester Arts Centre 01305 267992
27th Macmillan Coffee Mornings in Poundbury
Castle View 10.30am. 'Hunt for the Golden Cupcake' and enter the raffle.
The Quiet Space 10am – midday. Coffee and cake plus a raffle and book stall!
Both in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support
27th Drinks in the Clink: Cider Riot Shire Hall, Dorchester 7pm. All things cider with taste and ploughman's nibbles. £10 01305 261849 http://shirehalldorset.org/visit
27th Quiz Night Brownsword Hall, Poundbury. 7 for 7.30pm. With Angus McIntyre www.brownswordevents.org.uk
27th-28th Angela Brownridge (Classical Piano) Concerts at Tincleton Gallery, The Old School House, DT2 8QR. 7.30 for 8 pm. £15 inc glass of wine. 01305 848909
28th Sonnets, Song and Wine by the New Hardy Players to raise funds for the next Dorchester Community Play. An evening of poetry accompanied by music, song and Tudor circle dance devised by Sue Worth. Ashton Farm Barn near Dorchester, DT2 9HA. 7 for 7.30pm. Tickets £12.50 including a cake and glass of Prosecco or a soft drink. Buy tickets here
29th Dorchester String Orchestra Concert United Church, Dorchester 3.15 pm Classical concert. Retiring collection. 01305 250067 email@example.com
29th 'Pura Vida – Costa Rica's magical birds' County Hall, Dorchester DT1 1XJ. 7.15 pm. Talk by Steve Oakes for The South Dorset RSPB Group. Members £3, non-members £4. 01305 265882
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