10 things you might have missed last week

10 things you might have missed last week

10 things you might have missed last week

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Welcome to our new weekly round-up of things you might have missed - whether you've been away, working or just busy, we've selected some of our most popular and interesting items from the week in case you didn't see them the first time round.

Celebrity buys pigs from Dorset firm

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

CELEBRITY Liz Hurley went from the red carpet to a muddy field as she took delivery of a pair of pigs through Poole attraction Farmer Palmer’s.

UPDATED: Child abduction fears after two boys approached within days

Bournemouth Echo: nswebpix police crime tape

11:12am Thursday 18th September 2014

POLICE are hunting a man who tried to entice a nine-year-old boy into his car.

Audio: Ferndown Police Station to be sold and six enquiry desks closed as force tries to slash £9.5m from budget in two years

Bournemouth Echo: Police and Crime Commissioner Martyn Underhill

12:00am Friday 19th September 2014

FERNDOWN police station will be sold and enquiry desks closed as part of ongoing efforts to slash £9.5 million from the force’s budget in the next two years.

VIDEO: Fisherman catches 300lb shark just a few miles from Swanage shore

Bournemouth Echo:

7:00am Friday 19th September 2014

THIS monster two-metre shark was caught just 14 miles off the Swanage coast.

VIDEO: Dog kicked so hard he suffered internal bleeding in need of new home

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Friday 19th September 2014

A DOG kicked by its brutal owner so hard that he suffered internal bleeding is looking for a new home.

First look at Bournemouth’s first overnight stay beach huts – but cost to rent remains a mystery

Bournemouth Echo:

5:40am Thursday 18th September 2014

THIS picture shows what Bournemouth’s first overnight stay beach huts will look like – but how much you’ll have to pay to rent one remains a mystery.

Light up Bournemouth Pier and remember a loved one

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

BOURNEMOUTH’S Pier Approach will be lit up during a special charity event as members of the public remember loved ones who have passed away.

‘Sorry, I forgot’: Education chief admits council knew 3 MONTHS AGO about Chartwells fire that sparked school meals fiasco

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

DORSET County Council chiefs have admitted they DID know about a fire which led to last week’s school meals fiasco.

A bridge too far: the key role played by Dorset and Hampshire regiments in doomed Battle of Arnhem

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

MONTHS after the successes of D-Day, there came a devastating and unexpected defeat for Britain and a victory for Germany.

Seven MPs claim over £1m expenses in one year: see who claimed what

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

MPs locally have claimed more than £1million between them in allowances in one year.

James Blunt’s search for an opening act is over – here’s who he picked...

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Tuesday 16th September 2014

POP star James Blunt has chosen Bournemouth singer-songwriter Drew Allen as a support act for his November 27 show at the BIC.

VIDEO: Farewell Sea Vixen: historic plane leaves home at Bournemouth Airport

Bournemouth Echo:

4:34pm Friday 12th September 2014

IT was an emotional day as a historic aircraft left Bournemouth for its new home this afternoon.

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4:16pm Mon 11 Aug 14

Gingertree says...

The only thing I missed in this rag last week Just like every week was some actual decent journalism
The only thing I missed in this rag last week Just like every week was some actual decent journalism Gingertree
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