THE world-conquering success of Star Wars in 1977 did more than bring science fiction films back into fashion. Thanks to composer John Williams, it also ushered in a revival of the grand symphonic tradition in American film music.
Wanted man, David Chadwick, has handed himself in to police.
MORE than 50 youngsters enjoyed storytelling in Corfe Castle for the children's launch of this year's Purbeck Literary Festival.
STOKE City boss Mark Hughes revealed sitting deep had been a deliberate ploy as his side claimed a 3-1 win over Cherries today.
CHERRIES boss Eddie Howe felt Stoke City’s early strike had sapped the confidence of his players this afternoon.
A TRAIN company has warned that services could be disrupted this afternoon following an incident.
PREMIER LEAGUE: AFC Bournemouth 1 Stoke City 3
A WOMAN in her 20s has been airlifted to hospital with leg, hip and pelvic injuries following a two-car crash in Wareham this afternoon.
JOIN us for team news, live updates, tweets and pictures as Cherries entertain Stoke City in the Premier League.
THE last time I saw Bowling For Soup was supposed to be the very last - the tour was even called The Farewell Tour.
The last time I saw Bowling For Soup was supposed to be the very last, the tour was even called The Farewell Tour! Fortunately for us it turned out to be more of a See You Later rather than Goodbye and here they are again on the How About Another…
A MAN who threatened two friends with a meat cleaver and sparked an eight-hour standoff with police officers has been jailed for 16 months.
A WOMAN recovered from the water at Mudeford Quay has died in hospital.
BOURNEMOUTH Borough Council has been forced to apologise twice to the son of an elderly woman who died in their care.
ANOTHER week, another crushing disappointment from Downing Street. This time it’s David Cameron’s decision not to back compulsory sex and relationships education in schools, despite support from select committees. teaching unions, the…
JULIA’S House has organised a new cycle challenge ahead of the opening of its new Wiltshire-based hospice.
You can visit the iconic Ideal Home Show at Olympia London for free with this brilliant promotion.
I AM complaining about Poole council proposing to close the toilets at Poole bus station, which is appalling.
I’M fed up with hearing GPs and hospital doctors constantly moaning about being overworked and underpaid.
IF you want to treat your special someone to something sweet, and just a little bit fruity this Valentine’s Day,
All of the big six energy providers – British Gas, EDF, Eon, Npower, Scottish Power and SSE – have now announced price cuts to their standard tariffs, most to hit over the next month; but these are piddly, paltry, tiny, irrelevant and,…
“It’s going to be the most fun you can have with your clothes on!”
Looking for something to do with the kids this half-term? here's our guide to just some of the events taking place across Dorset.
It’s getting to the end of the traditional game season so I’ve included a delicious and simple venison recipe.
I HAVE noticed damage to the cliffs recently by Bournemouth council employees armed with chainsaws and flails.
DORSET County Council looks set to increase its share of the council tax by almost four per cent and will still have to make the same cuts to budgets, despite a fairer funding settlement.
AFC Bournemouth fans are set to come together in a series of protests over rising ticket prices.
A WORLD record attempt with a difference will be held to mark 10 years since the formation of the Steve Bernard Foundation.
AN elderly couple have been left ‘prisoners in their own home’ after the lift in their sheltered housing accommodation broke.
Renowned UK nutritionist, Barbara Cox who lives in Poole, Dorset, has looked into the science behind aphrodisiacs and has created some delicious recipes to get you ‘in the mood’ this Valentine's Day.
Emily Jones visits Mont-Saint-Michel, and learns how the people of France rallied around to save this precious landmark
A BUS driver showed he knew the route to his girlfriend’s heart by organising a surprise marriage proposal.
AFTER a whirlwind year, which saw her first book become the UK's biggest-selling debut cookbook of all time, health blogger Ella Woodward could be forgiven for having a bit of time off.
Clifford & Irene Stabb Together for sixty-eight years. Remembering you always. Love Trevor and Annette. X X
John Kenneth Head Forever my love and my life. Your Shan x
Monica McDermaid Forever my Wife. Always my Valentine. In my heart always. Love John X X
R J W love you today, tomorrow and forever Love Hotlips xxx
"Like a Vision She Dances" Our life together is perfect and the future will be all we could ever dream of 143X Always xx
Cherish L I LOVE YOU XXX
JOAN HILL For my ever Valentine. Miss you every day. Love Donald xxxx
JULIE & KEITH CLARK Happy Anniversary! Hope you have a lovely day, Love Chloe & Mark xx
MP Always LC xx
DEWEY MARY DOREEN Formerly of F&M Dewey Newsagents, Purewell Passed away peacefully after a short illness in Kelso Nursing Home, on Wednesday 3rd February 2016, aged 87 years. Devoted wife to the late Fred. Loving mother to Errol, Graham, Michael…
Kaitlyn Timbrell-Smith HELLO TEENAGER!!! February 14th 2016 Enjoy Your Day! Lots of love Grandad, Granny and all the family xxx