Dorset

Carpetright in Salisbury - which will stay open for now. Picture: Google

1,800 jobs at risk as Carpetright set for administration

MORE than 1,800 jobs are at risk after Carpetright announced it was set to appoint administrators. The firm, which has…

GWR is warning of disruption on Sunday

Euro 2024 final could worsen rail problems on Sunday, says train firm

RAIL workers watching the Euro 2024 final could lead to problems on the trains on Sunday, travellers are being…

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Impressive line up for Dorchester Literary Festival

DORCHESTER Literary Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and attendees can expect an impressive line up of…

Police are advising members of the public not to purchase any medication being offered for sale in suspicious circumstances and to report it to police Picture: Dorset Police

Witness appeal following cash and medicine raid on Shaftesbury pharmacy

POLICE are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward following…

Big Walk and Wheel Picture: Simon Murray

Dorset children get active in national competition

SCHOOL children in Dorset made an incredible 18,268 journeys to school by foot, scooter, bicycle or wheelchair in this…

Chris Loder has lost his West Dorset seat to the Liberal Democrats

Chris Loder and Michael Tomlinson lose seats in hard night for Tories across the Vale

THE Conservative Party has been almost wiped out in parts of Dorset – amid a landslide win for Labour…

General Election 2024: Final day odds and electoral forecasts in the Vale…

TOMORROW will see the Vale head to the polls for the 2024 general election. Voters are being asked to choose…

Officers are keen to trace this person after a burglary at Creams in Dorchester. Picture: Dorset Police

CCTV appeal after burglary at Creams cafe in Dorchester

POLICE are keen to trace this person after a burglary at a Dorchester café. The incident happened at the Creams…

Drugs and cash seized in Dorchester raid

POLICE have seized suspected class A and class B drugs, as well…

Young golfers putt-ing in the work for charity

FOUR exceptional junior golfers between the ages of nine and 14, known as the Fantastic Fore, raised a remarkable…