Dorset

Covid: 552 cases recorded in Dorset in past 24 hours

A TOTAL of 552 new cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in Dorset in the past 24 hours, according to the latest figures. The latest government figures show 552 people tested positive for Covid-19 in the county in the 24 hours leading up to 4 p.m. on Monday, October 18. …

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Dorset turns into a movie set | Local News

TOWNSHIP OF DORSET – Residents of the area secured a front row seat on Thursday evening as scenes from a Netflix film unfolded before their eyes in ‘downtown’ Dorset. “They keep yelling ‘No photos’,” said Dorset Township Fire Chief Mark Drda. He said the directors of the film asked firefighters …

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Portland United v Christchurch: team news and interview

PORTLAND United will treat Wessex League Premier Division Christchurch wrestlers with respect to avoid “arrogance”, insists deputy boss Sam Poole. Christchurch, who embarked on a brilliant FA Cup run last season, has since seen ex-manager Ollie Cherrett join Shaftesbury. His departure coincided with a rapid loss of form, with the …

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WATCH: Unexploded device exploded on Weymouth beach

VIDEO shows the moment an “unknown object” exploded in a controlled explosion on Weymouth Beach. Police responded to a report of an object found in the water by a member of the public on a boat at Weymouth Marina at noon today (Tuesday 12 October). Nearby streets Westwey Road and …

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34-year-old man admits manslaughter of hotelier Sir Richard Sutton

A 34-year-old man has admitted manslaughter of millionaire hotelier Sir Richard Sutton, but has denied his murder. Thomas Schreiber, of Gillingham, Dorset, also pleaded not guilty in Winchester Crown Court to the attempted murder of his mother Anne Schreiber, who was Sir Richard’s partner. He also pleaded guilty to driving …

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Ten dog-friendly pubs in Dorset to explore

A TRIP to the pub is considered an essential part of British culture and as a nation of dog lovers it is always best for pet owners to be able to take their furry friend with them. Of course not all pubs allow pets, but there are plenty of drinkers …

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When I don’t want to cook, this cheese is dinner

It is Highly recommend, a column devoted to what people in the food industry are obsessed with eating, drinking and buying right now. Sometimes dinner is a cheese plate. I mean a “cheese plate” in the broadest sense, in the sense that it’s cheese on a plate. If I’m feeling …

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