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8:42am Friday 31st October 2014
A MINISTER has sparked a debate over Halloween events he says encourage children to dress up as creatures that represent ‘far greater evil’ than Nazis and terrorists.
5:20am Thursday 30th October 2014
Concerns that Christchurch councillors are being “kept in the dark” led to questions over the decision-making process behind the borough’s new town centre strategy.
1:59pm Thursday 30th October 2014
A SERIES of road schemes carried out over more than a decade transformed modern Poole.
VIDEO: The railway man: 'oldest guard in the country' celebrates 90th birthday - and has no plans to retire
8:59am Thursday 30th October 2014
A MAN believed to be the oldest train guard in the country has celebrated his 90th birthday.
2:02pm Wednesday 29th October 2014
SUPERSTITIOUS Cherries owner Maxim Demin rarely attends the club’s matches because he feels he is a jinx.
5:40am Wednesday 29th October 2014
THE Conservative Party’s annual conference could be returning to Bournemouth, David Cameron has revealed.
10:15am Wednesday 29th October 2014
THE Dorset Destroyers – the first wheelchair rugby club in the county – is gathering momentum with 13 players attending the third of four taster sessions on Sunday.
6:20am Tuesday 28th October 2014
A MOTHER left Marks & Spencer in floods of tears after a cashier branded her tattoos “disgusting”.
12:40pm Monday 27th October 2014
EMERGENCY services were called to Sandbanks after a woman in a car ended up in the water.
5:40am Monday 27th October 2014
A CYCLIST is calling for action after a near miss with a car in the New Forest.