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New support available for victims of sexual abuse in the South West
The number of reported sexual offences in the region has doubled in the past eight years.
Parking boost starts today in run up to Christmas
Free Christmas parking starts today, on a Monday, in council-run car parks across Sherborne.
Update on work to repair building after ATM theft
Around £6,500 has been awarded to Beaminster to help market the town and support tonight's Christmas lights switch on and festive activities.
Councillors give green light for £150m revamp of Bournemouth's Winter Gardens
Bournemouth Council's Planning Board have approved plans for a new £150m redevelopment of the Winter Gardens site.
Company owner fined after visit from Dorset Waste Partnership
The owner of a Sherborne-based company has been ordered to pay almost £800 for failing to dispose of waste.
'Christmas at Beaulieu' gets underway in the New Forest
After months of planning, the very first Christmas at Beaulieu has opened to visitors with a switch-on of over a million lights in the grounds of the New Forest attraction.
Chief Constable of Dorset Police shares concerns about force's finances
The Chief Constable of Dorset Police has shared his concerns about the force's financial situation.
NEWS EXTRA: Women soldiers show off their combat skills on Salisbury plain as historic announcement is made
We've been speaking to some of the female soldiers who'll become among the first in the country to enter any role in the military.
Man facing no further action in Blandford death investigation
A man will face no further action from Police in connection with the death of a man at Hanford Farm in Blandford at the end of September.
Name Dorset's Gritters!
As the cold weather starts to set in, officials in Dorset are running a competition to name their gritting vehicles.
Lifeboat crews rescue damaged yacht and its crew in Poole
The RNLI lifeboat team in Poole has had to help a yacht, which sustained damage in a collision with a chain ferry.
Hampshire and Dorset feature in traffic congestion list
A list of the top ten most congested places in England, outside of London, has been published - and it features two cities in Hampshire and a town in Dorset.
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