Teen motorcyclist airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after crash

Bournemouth Echo:

5:10pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A motorcyclist has been taken to Southampton General Hospital after a crash.

Harry Redknapp offers Gazza chance to work at QPR after ex-England star collapses outside Poole home

Bournemouth Echo: ‘NEEDS HELP’: Paul Gascoigne

2:50pm Friday 22nd August 2014

FOOTBALL legend Paul Gascoigne is reported to be in Poole Hospital after being found slumped outside his Sandbanks flat yesterday.

Police hunt thug who punched female taxi driver when she asked him to stop swearing

Bournemouth Echo: CONCERNED: Margaret Morrissey

1:21pm Friday 22nd August 2014

POLICE are hunting a man who attacked a female taxi driver after she asked him to stop swearing.

12 things to do in Dorset this bank holiday weekend

Bournemouth Echo: Party in the Park

9:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

THERE'S a bank holiday weekend just around the corner but if you're looking for something to do, there's no shortage of events going on across Dorset.

Spared jail: man who bought £1,400 of fake money as “drunken prank”

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Crown Court

5:20am Friday 22nd August 2014

A MAN who bought more than £1,400 of forged currency as a “drunken prank” has been spared jail.

Noise, traffic and litter fears from residents - but council says yes to new games area

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

AN EXPANDING school in Southbourne has been given permission for a new multi-use games area, to the anger of residents living nearby.

Police search for escaped prisoner Ashley Tessyman in Dorset

Bournemouth Echo:

6:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

POLICE are searching for an escaped prisoner believed to be in Dorset.

Council to seek eviction order against remaining Creekmoor travellers

Bournemouth Echo:

5:01pm Friday 22nd August 2014

BOROUGH of Poole officials will go to court next week to seek eviction orders against eight traveller caravans that remain at Creekmoor's park & ride site.

Ships, ahoy! New project sets sights on raising £40k to buy sailing boat for young people

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A NEWLY-formed social enterprise company based on wooden boatbuilding and sailing has launched a £40k fundraising effort for a flagship boat.

Breastfeeding app to help support new mums around-the-clock

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A NEW breastfeeding app for smart phones has been launched by Dorset HealthCare to offer local mothers and pregnant women a 24-hour private resource.

Holocaust survivor meets old school friend 70 years on after book brings them together

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A HOLOCAUST survivor who lives in Bournemouth has been paid an emotional visit by a school mate who travelled from America to see him.

CCTV: Do you recognise these people? police hunt gang after shops scammed out of cash

Bournemouth Echo:

12:28pm Friday 22nd August 2014

POLICE are hunting a gang who stole cash from several shops across Dorset.

Estate agent who glassed stranger no longer at firm after she is spared jail

Bournemouth Echo:

12:06pm Friday 22nd August 2014

THE EMPLOYERS of disgraced estate agent Yasmin Thomas have confirmed she no longer works for the Westbourne-based firm.

UPDATE: Traffic signals at Canford Bottom back in action after light failure causes delays

Bournemouth Echo: UPDATE: Delays on A31 at Canford Bottom after collision

11:50am Friday 22nd August 2014

THERE were delays on the A31 at Canford Bottom this morning due to a traffic failure.

Let your business grow: how online network is helping freelancers come together

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

LAST September saw the launch of Nest Space, a creative co-working studio in Bournemouth town centre, just a stone’s throw from Bournemouth pier.

Meet the duo set to strengthen Dorset’s business chamber

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

AN expanding business support organisation in Dorset has stepped up its services with a double appointment.

Tide times for Dorset and Lymington for Saturday, August 23

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Tide times for Bournemouth, Christchurch, Lymington, Poole, Swanage and Wareham for August 23

Wanted: hotel bed for 7ft 7in Great Dorset Steam Fair giant Mariusz

Bournemouth Echo:

10:24am Friday 22nd August 2014

A 7ft 7in giant is in need of a hotel room with an extra long bed when he performs at the Great Dorset Steam Fair next week.

In The Dock: Christchurch

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

10:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A round up of cases at Bournemouth Magistrates Court

In The Dock: 9 people who have appeared in court from Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

10:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A round up of cases at Bournemouth Magistrates Court

In The Dock: 5 people who have appeared in court from Poole

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

10:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A round-up of cases at Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

In the Dock: Corfe Mullen

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

10:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A round up of cases at Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

Pregnant woman rescued by coastguard after fall at beauty spot

Bournemouth Echo: Coastguard control centre to close in 2014

8:25am Friday 22nd August 2014

A pregnant woman was rescued after she fell down steps and fractured her ankle.

Buy your Air Festival programme and help support charities

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Friday 22nd August 2014

TWO new charities will be benefitting from the support of the Bournemouth Air Festival this year.

Air Festival Archives: remembering Jon Egging and 2011

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Over the past week we've been looking back at the last six years of the Air Festival. Today we've reached the tragic events of 2011, when Bournemouth took the family of Red Arrow Jon Egging to its heart

UPDATE: Police launch probe after body of 21-year-old found at Richmond Gardens car park

Bournemouth Echo:

4:40pm Thursday 21st August 2014

POLICE are investigating after the body of a young man aged 21 was discovered in Bournemouth this morning.

Coming to a Poole park near you: England legend Paul Gascoigne signs for Sunday League football team

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

FORMER England star Paul Gascoigne could be set for a sensational comeback after signing for a Poole parks team.

Not guilty: School teacher cleared of sexual activity with a student says he wants his career back

Bournemouth Echo: HEARING: Russell Woolwright arrives at Bournemouth Crown Court

4:52pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A public school teacher has spoken out after he was cleared of sexual activity with a student

VIDEO AND GALLERY: Thousands of students receive GCSE results across Dorset and the New Forest

Bournemouth Echo: Glenmoor School

3:48pm Thursday 21st August 2014

YEARS of hard work came to fruition when students across Dorset and Hampshire received their GCSE results.

Audio: "Dorset taxpayers are subsidising gun owners" - PCC attacks David Cameron over firearm licence fees decision

Bournemouth Echo: Martyn Underhill

12:53pm Thursday 21st August 2014

DORSET’S police commissioner has attacked the Prime Minister’s decision not to increase firearm licence fees, claiming taxpayers are subsidising gun owners.

Council made "several visits" to flat where nurse lay dead for seven years

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

COUNCIL officials made “several visits” to the flat in which the body of a Bournemouth nurse is believed to have lain unnoticed for seven years, Bournemouth Borough Council has revealed.

Bournemouth drafts in mounted police to help with EDL and Unite the Union protests

Bournemouth Echo:

5:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

The number of officers patrolling Bournemouth town centre this weekend will rise substantially as two separate protests take place at the same time.

Police seize 'loud' motorbikes after complaints from residents

Bournemouth Echo: Dorset Police logo

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Dorset Police recently seized two motorbikes that have been causing a disturbance to residents in the Slades Farm and Redhill Park area.

Teacher accused of sexual activity tells court: “I told her emails were inappropriate”

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A FORMER Canford School teacher accused of sexual activity with a pupil said she tried to kiss him but he pushed her away.

UPDATE: Police search for missing person

Bournemouth Echo: The victim and another man were walking along Dorset Avenue when they were both struck by a dark-coloured BMW at around 10.15pm last night.

8:10pm Thursday 21st August 2014

POLICE have found a missing person that they were searching for in Poole this evening.

Firefighters scrambled to block of flats in Poole

Bournemouth Echo: 'Take extra steps to reduce fire risks' residents asked as firefighters plan bank holiday strikes

7:34pm Thursday 21st August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were scrambled to a block of flats in Poole this evening.

'True gentleman' and keen gardener Roy celebrates 100th birthday

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A “TRUE gentleman” from Verwood with a passion for gardening has celebrated his 100th birthday.

New dads able to stay overnight at Royal Bournemouth Hospital

Bournemouth Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

NEW fathers can now stay overnight at hospital to support the mother and baby.

A Jurassic lark: dinosaur event proves a hit with families in Poole

Bournemouth Echo:

2:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

MORE than 1,000 youngsters and their parents were shown a glimpse of prehistoric times during a special event in Poole at the weekend.

A31 re-opened after large oil spill closes road between Lake Gates and Roundhouse roundabout

Bournemouth Echo:

1:20pm Thursday 21st August 2014

THE A31 has been re-opened after a large oil spill closed the road between Lake Gates and Roundhouse roundabout.

Youngsters: get your running shoes on for Bournemouth Marathon Festival

Bournemouth Echo:

1:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

ASPIRING young athletes are being urged to don their trackies and trainers for the Bournemouth Marathon Festival’s junior races.

A backpack shield and rugby training – how I fought off armed robbers who stabbed me

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A MAN knifed in the shoulder during an attempted robbery said his days playing rugby helped him fend off his attackers.

Frightened to walk across level crossing after barrier struck me twice

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

An 80-year-old Parkstone woman has said she is fearful to go across Poole High Street's level crossing after being struck by the closing barriers twice.

On the pull: workmates set to tug Boeing 737 to raise money for charity

Bournemouth Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A TEAM of Health-on-Line employees are training for the Dorset Plane Pull, taking place at Hurn Airport on Bank Holiday Monday.

Bournemouth Airport owners: "We're a hotbed for skills and jobs"

Bournemouth Echo:

11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

THE group that owns Bournemouth Airport says new research shows its operation contributes £4billion to its regional economies.

“Next time a child could get hit” – cat owner’s warning after pet nearly shot by airgun

Bournemouth Echo:

10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A CAT owner in Ferndown has urged others to be wary of people firing airguns after her own pet’s near miss.

In The Dock: 5 people who have appeared in court from Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A round up of cases at Bournemouth Magistrates Court

In The Dock: 2 people who have appeared in court from Christchurch

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth Magistrates' Court

10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A round up of cases at Bournemouth Magistrates Court

Council takes action to shut down rowdy "party houses"

Bournemouth Echo: PARTY POOPER: Anti-social behaviour has been a problem at party houses in Canford Cliffs

9:08am Thursday 21st August 2014

COUNCIL chiefs in Poole say “robust action” is being taken to help tackle party houses in Canford Cliffs.

GCSE results day across Dorset and the New Forest

Bournemouth Echo:

8:37am Thursday 21st August 2014

It's GCSE results day and our reporters are at schools across the county. Join us for live coverage as the day progresses.








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