The not for profit, volunteer run, Community
Radio Station from Dorchester, covering Central-Southern Dorset

The not for profit, volunteer run, Community
Radio Station from Dorchester, covering Central-Southern Dorset

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The not-for-profit, volunteer run, Community Radio Station from Dorchester serving Central-Southern Dorset

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Jewellery stolen from home in Dorchester

Officers investigating a burglary at a home in Dorchester are appealing for anyone with information to come forward and have issued images of the jewellery that was stolen. The address,...

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MP supports Weymouth Harbour railings

Chris Loder, MP for West Dorset, says Custom House Quay railings in Weymouth ‘must go ahead to prevent further unnecessary death’ following another three people having fallen into the harbour...

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Criminal damage incident in Weymouth

Officers investigating an incident where a rock was thrown from a bridge onto the windscreen of a moving car in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward. The incident...

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Candidates announced for 6 May elections

Candidates standing in this year’s Police Crime Commissioner elections and some town and parish council by-elections in Dorset have been published. Five candidates have been announced for the Police Crime...

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Weymouth lifeboat shop opens

Weymoth RNLI lifeboat shop is open today for the first time in a year. They are only open daily this week from 10.30am to 4.00pm and then will only open...

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Some lockdown restrictions lifted

From today 12 April, we are entering phase 2 of the easing of lockdown restrictions. Non-essential shops and personal care premises, including hairdressers and nail salons will reopen. Outdoor hospitality...

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Dorset pays tribute to HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

KeeP 106 has received statements from both Dorset Council and Dorset Police following the death of The Duke of Edinburgh: Statement from Dorset Council: It is with great sadness The Chairman of Dorset Council,...

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Weymouth Chippy one of UK’s Best

Fish ‘n’ Fritz have been named one of the UK’s 50 Best Fish & Chip Takeaways 2021 – the only chippy in the Weymouth area to make the prestigious list....

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Property fire in Puddletown

Just after 01:00 this morning (Wednesday) a fire crew from Dorchester station was sent to a property fire in The Moor, Puddletown. When the crew arrived they discovered a well...

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Sixty firefighters tackle heath fire.

Over 60 firefighters have been tackling a 200m x 200m heath fire at White Sheet Plantation, near Wimborne. Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service (DWFRS) was called at 4.48pm...

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UPDATED: Thousands hit by Power Cut

A main network fault meant power was lost in parts of Weymouth and Dorchester this afternoon at approximately 4.20 (30th March) with over 60,000 customers affected. Engineers were aware and...

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