Dorset

Coronavirus: two new cases confirmed in Dorset

ONLY two people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Dorset, according to the latest figures. The latest government figures show two new cases were recorded in Dorset in the last 24-hour period through Thursday 27 May. No new cases have been recorded in the Dorset Council area. As of March …

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Weymouth man arrested on suspicion of allotment brawl

A PENSIONER was arrested on suspicion of a fight after apparently ‘brandishing a knife’ against two people on a housing estate in Weymouth. Police were called on Tuesday after the man allegedly threatened people while in possession of a knife in the White Roughet housing estates on Barclay Road. The …

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Eight people from Dorset have been charged in connection with an alleged organized crime ring involved in the supply of Class A drugs.

Dorset Police have investigated suspected organized crime ring Author: Maria GreenwoodPosted 32 minutes agoLast updated 32 minutes ago Eight people have been charged in connection with a police investigation into an alleged organized crime network involved in the supply of class A drugs. The Dorset Police Serious Organized Crime Investigation …

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Parkway Farm commercial site expansion plans, Dorchester

More business units are planned at the Duchy of Cornwall’s Parkway Farm business site in Dorchester. The 21 units, between Middle Farm Way and the town bypass, could provide increased employment for the area, if agreed. It is from Jade-Aden Services Ltd, based at Holton Heath Trading Park in Poole, …

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Huge fire destroys 16th century thatched cottage in Dorset

Huge fire destroys £ 900,000 thatched 16th-century cottage in Dorset, as wannabes raise £ 2,000 to help family renting National Trust property A fire broke out in a 16th century thatched cottage in the village of Pamphill, Dorset Firefighters said the roof and first floor were completely destroyed The family …

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