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Campaigners in Bournemouth carry out beach clean
Campaigners have been out on the beach in Bournemouth to raise awareness of the damage leaving your rubbish behind can cause.
Fines for those who abuse 999 call handlers
Emergency services in the region say 999 control staff are increasingly getting abuse and sometimes threats of violence.
Syrian refugees 'need help to get driving licenses'
Refugees from places like Syria who've been resettled in Shaftesbury and across Dorset have said a big thank you for the way they've been received.
SWR launches campaign to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour
South Western Railway’s launched a major campaign to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour at train stations across its network.
Hampshire-based Army flying museum re-opens after £2.59 million redevelopment
The museum at Middle Wallop on the A343 near Andover has been closed for five-months but hopes the revamp can increase visitor numbers by 15%
Man jailed for 27 years in connection with 1993 murder
A man from Dorset has been sentenced to 27 years in prison after being found guilty of an historic murder in Berkshire, in a case of double jeopardy.
Work to start on Bournemouth's multi-million pound training complex
AFC Bournemouth have announced that work on a new multi-million pound training complex will begin soon.
Police treating death of Thames Valley based teenager in Bournemouth as 'unexplained'
Police in Bournemouth are treating the death of an 18 year old woman from the Thames Valley as 'unexplained'.
"None of us involved will ever forget today" as The Queen comes to Somerset
Her Majesty The Queen is visiting Somerset today on her first official trip to the county since 2012.
'Bin collection days won't change' pledge new Dorset Council
Officials in Dorset say residents 'will see little or no change to services on day one' after the current nine councils are reduced down to two.
Could new train services be provided alongside existing ones?
A Somerset-based not-for-profit community owned group are looking to increase the region's rail services.
'Substantial changes' to train timetables confirmed
South Western Railway have announced plans for 300 extra services starting on May 19.
"Government needs to step up" and tackle air pollution
Across the South West there's 121 places breaching air pollution targets, according to new research.
Name Dorset's Gritters!
As the cold weather starts to set in, officials in Dorset are running a competition to name their gritting vehicles.
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