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WEATHER: After the storms, a cloudy week - but it should be sunny by the weekend

WEATHER: After the storms, a cloudy week - but it should be sunny by the weekend

Poole students win Company of the Year award

Poole students win Company of the Year award

Have you got spare tools to donate to Africa appeal?

Have you got spare tools to donate to Africa appeal?

Dorset Community Foundation development director Tracy Melling. 

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New chief exec for Dorset charity

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UPDATE: Man held after members of the public 'threatened with a knife' in Poole

Serial burglar ‘was looking for somewhere to burgle’ on day he was arrested

Serial burglar ‘was looking for somewhere to burgle’ on day he was arrested

Picture courtesy of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency

UPDATE: Daring cliff rescue to save man trapped under rock after 300ft cliff fall at St Albans

Picture: James Hankins

Eight species of jellyfish recorded in Dorset as summer invasion continues

And they're off!: Macmillan Bike riders take to their wheels

And they're off!: Macmillan Bike riders take to their wheels

P-p-p-pick up a penguin selfie and win membership to the Oceanarium!

P-p-p-pick up a penguin selfie and win membership to the Oceanarium!

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Passengers rescued from stranded pleasure cruise off Swanage

GALLERY: Hundreds turn out to annual scout group carnival

GALLERY: Hundreds turn out to annual scout group carnival

Stars of the future on show at Sandbanks Beach Volleyball Festiva

Stars of the future on show at Sandbanks Beach Volleyball Festival

GALLERY: Kinson's first ever Festival of Music

GALLERY: Kinson's first ever Festival of Music

The Poole man whose unique brand of flip flops have gone global

The Poole man whose unique brand of flip flops have gone global

Eiden McDowell with dad, Simon Gillings at their home in Bournemouth  Picture: SAM SHELDON

Meet the children who have had their lives turned around by Diverse Abilities

Neil Valentine from the BSO visits a ward in Poole Hospital and performs to dementia patients to show how music can be used to help improve cognitive impairment.

How live music is helping to calm dementia patients in Poole

Travel: A relaxing family break in picturesque Pembrokeshire

Travel: A relaxing family break in picturesque Pembrokeshire

Royal Bournemouth Hospital

Hospital stars to be honoured in Pride Awards

Picture by Mark Pellymounter

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Flash flooding and spectacular skies as Dorset hit by "megastorm"

Taxis at Gervis Place

'Taxis are ripping off customers' - Bournemouth boss steps down in protest at rogue drivers

Lightning strike sparks house fire in Winton during ferocious storm

UPDATE: Lightning strike sparks house fire in Winton during ferocious storm

Rebecca Vowles

Woman handed restraining order after sending "abusive" messages to ex-husband

Emergency services and engineers at Gervis Place after two burst water mains closes the road and results in power cuts around Bournemouth town centre. Buses are diverted away from Gervis Place using Westover Road.

Mystery of Bournemouth town centre leak still under investigation

WELCOME: Tracy Lewis with daughter Sam and her 14th grandchild Princess

Hello baby Princess! 14th grandchild arrives in just 16 minutes

The first day of King's Park Vintage Steam Show

Crowds enjoy King's Park Vintage Steam Show

Major Poole road closed following lunchtime crash

Major Poole road closed following lunchtime crash

Delays for train travellers after police apprehend trespasser on the line

Delays for train travellers after police apprehend trespasser on the line

Mitch Winehouse

WATCH: 'Amy was clean of drugs for three years before she died' - Mitch Winehouse vows to fight new film

Tereasa Cutler pictured with her children Alice and Daniel

Inquest opens into death of woman killed in A31 crash near Wimborne following sister's funeral

Rose Crutcher and Kamilla Gabelics with members of the East Dorset Motorcycle Action Group

WATCH: Poorly teen escorted to her prom by 58 bikers after online appeal

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Lone yachtsman rescued after badly cutting his arm

Ralph Millward, the Big Issue seller who was killed in May 2009.

Big Issue seller Ralph Millward remembered with new flowers

Cherry Tree Nursery celebrates its 25th anniversary and officially opens a new building to mark the occasion

Cherry Tree Nursery celebrates 25th anniversary with new building

WELCOME: Newly ordained deacons from across the area at Salisbury Cathedral

Dorset’s new priests and deacons ordained at Salisbury Cathedral

Dr James Palfreman-Kay, Lorna Garner, Dr Sarah Muir and Professor Gail Thomas at the video launch

WATCH: BU videos to help raise awareness of eating disorders

Mayor of Bournemouth John Adams opened the first Dragon Boat Festival at Moordown Community Centre

First Bournemouth Dragon Boat Festival hailed a success

Bournemouth Magistrates Court

In the Dock: 6 people who have appeared in court from Poole

Bournemouth Magistrates Court

In The Dock: Wimborne

Bournemouth Magistrates Court

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

Bournemouth Magistrates Court

In the Dock: 12 people who have appeared in court from Bournemouth

Colin Janaway

Paedophile caught with thousands of indecent images of children jailed for five years

Dean Cambage

Man behind terrifying Winchester pub hit-and-run faces lengthy prison term

Picture: Sally Adams

UPDATE: Row over who caused burst pipe chaos after Bournemouth town centre sealed off

Allan Smith

Police officer who admitted harassment is dismissed by Dorset Police

CASH: Bournemouth Borough Council has been accused of installing four seats that are a lot of money for what they are at Richmond Hill

The most expensive in Bournemouth? The four public seats which cost over £1,000 EACH

Picture by Steve Belasco/jurassicphotographic.com

19 of the best beer gardens in Dorset and the New Forest

Serious crash closes A337 near Lymington

Serious crash closes A337 near Lymington

Police have released this CCTV image of the suspect

CCTV: Man left blind in one eye after stiletto attack in Bournemouth nightclub

Photo by Dan Kyprianou

UPDATE: Met Office issues severe weather warning for tonight

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