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  1. RUGBY: Marlborough and Corsham push onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | This is Wiltshire

    The game started poorly for the home side when Swanage applied early pressure and capitalised on a mistake to score after only three minutes. But the home side soon replied when Ben Caravou ran in to score after good work by Mitieli Vulikijapani in the centre.

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  2. Rugby: Weymouth & Portland in Bridport derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    WEYMOUTH & Portland and Bridport are set to do battle in their Dorset & Wilts One South encounter at the Brewery Ground tomorrow . The two sides go into the derby clash with differing fortunes, Bridport having secured a big 58-0 win over North Dorset Seconds in their only other home fixture to date.

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  3. Shelters to be built to preserve small scale coastal fishing in LulworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Bournemouth Echo

    The Dorset and East Devon Fisheries Local Action Group will be building some fisherman's huts to help ensure small scale fishing at the beauty spot can continue. The two shelters will be built at Lulworth Cove and help keep the fisher's gear secure and remove the potential health and safety risk.

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  4. Looking for something to do this week? Here's our pick of the best eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Bournemouth Echo

    This week includes a bumper package of events taking place across Dorset. Here's our pick of some of the highlights.

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  5. Why the long dark nights over the festive season are the perfect time for stargazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Bournemouth Echo

    It's much easier to see the stars earlier, for one, and thanks to campaigning by the Commission for Dark Skies and groups including the Campaign to Protect Rural England, we now have many more places from which we can see them. In fact, after the USA, the UK has more internationally-recognised Dark Sky Discovery sites -places where you can see the constellation of Orion or the Milky Way - than anywhere else in the world.

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  6. BIZARRE: Jonny Ray wearing the specialist kit which was stolenRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 9 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    A member of Swanage Coastguard had more than A 1,000 worth of specialist kit pinched from his washing line in a 'bizarre' theft. Coastguard rescue officer, Jonny Ray has been left scratching his head after several items of white water kayaking gear went missing from his washing line in Corfe Castle during Tuesday night.

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  7. Gaia Pope's funeral held in PooleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Newsday

    A funeral service has been held for Gaia Pope, the teenager whose disappearance sparked a major search in and around Swanage, Dorset. Ms Pope's cousin, Marienna Pope-Weidemann, said the family wanted it to be "a celebration of Gaia's life - a safe space after weeks of fear and anxiety".

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  8. Hardy homes go festive, star-gazing, Tudor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Whatever your tastes, there's a huge variety of entertainment and music to soak up this weekend. There's even non-Christmas themed stuff if the festive season is proving all too much.

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  9. Rugby: Dorchester ready for Oakmeadians rematchRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    The Bournemouth-based side are sure to want revenge and currently lie sixth in the Wadworth 6X Dorset & Wilts One South table having lost two games. Dorchester will field a largely unchanged side from the squad that won the Vase final, and will want to restart their league campaign with a win to challenge for top spot again.

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  10. James Bazin - fighter and bomber pilot heroRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | Chichester Today

    Educated in England, he studied engineering and obtained employment in Newcastle-upon-Tyne where he joined the Auxiliary Air Force. He flew Westland Wapitis, Hawker Demons and Gloster Gladiators prior to the outbreak of war.

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  11. Dorchester gallery kicks off festive season with Children in Need raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Dorchester Art Gallery in Pope Street held a festive weekend to raise money for disadvantaged children and encourage people to appreciate art. The gallery held a charity raffle offering the public the chance to get their hands on a unique sculpture by the UK's most collectable artist, Doug Hyde.

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  12. Swans sink Gills to narrow gap on leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Bournemouth Echo

    SWANAGE Town & Herston sunk Gillingham Town 4-1 at Day's Park in a game which saw three penalties awarded. Victory allowed free-scoring Swans to rise to third and cut to one point the gap on leaders Dorchester Sports.

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  13. Swanage lifeboats called into action after motorboat becomes grounded on rocky ledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    The motorboat had grounded on a rocky ledge that runs out from the middle of the beach at Swanage Bay. With over an hour until low water the skipper of the motorboat requested assistance.

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  14. Time to network: Lunch club inviting businesses to come togetherRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 2 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Humphries Kirk is set to finish this year's programme of business networking events with its Top O' Town lunch club in Dorchester . Barry White, marketing consultant at Humphries Kirk and organiser of the Top O' Town Lunch Club, said: "Our Top O' Town Lunch Club programme offers the perfect place for delegates to meet other business people over a relaxed and informal lunch.

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  15. Ambulance struggles to get through because of police car parked on double yellow linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Metro UK News

    An ambulance struggled to get through when a police car was parked over double yellow lines in Swanage, Dorset Pictures have emerged of an ambulance on an emergency call struggling to get down a street because it was blocked by an illegally parked police car. Despite there being two bays available on the opposite side of the road, the police car was abandoned half on the pavement and half on the road, covering double yellow lines.

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  16. Cobham rocked by bottom side SherborneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Bournemouth Echo

    Sherborne had previously not won in the division all season and there was little sign of a shock when Asa Phillips gave Cobham an early advantage. But Ben Morris equalised before the break and the hosts took the lead in the second half when Ollie Hebbard found the net.

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  17. Staff working with young children in Dorset are recognised in Early Years and Childcare AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    The Early Years and Childcare Awards, organised by Dorset County Council, recognised nurseries, pre-schools and childminders that have been rated as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted over the last year. Awards were also given to individuals who have shown their commitment to improving education and care of children by gaining graduate Early Years Teacher Status and early years degrees.

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  18. Rugby: Wimborne stop Dorchester's runRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    DORCHESTER's unbeaten run ended as they were out-muscled by a physical Wimborne side in their table-topping clash in the Wadworth 6x Dorset & Wilts One South. A penalty kick to the corner and a catch and drive led to the hosts' first try and the conversion was added for an early lead.

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  19. 'Major development': Yellow Buses moves into PooleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | Bournemouth Echo

    LAUNCH: David Squire, managing director of Yellow Buses with Phil Pannell, service delivery director , Dave Bowen, Traffic Manager and members of the team at the new Poole outstation Buses started operating on November 13, at 5.40am, and there are plans to eventually store up to 18 vehicles there overnight. The new 'outstation' will allow Yellow Buses to expand its services to Poole, covering Hamworthy, Canford Heath , Creekmoor and Upton, as well as towns such as Wimborne, Blandford and Swanage .

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  20. GALLERY: Santa Claus comes to town as Dorset lights up for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | Bournemouth Echo

    The event began with a market in the morning before live reindeer were herded into Saxon Square during the early afternoon. Visitors then joined a parade through the town.

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