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.

Mystery over cartoon mural painted on primary school overnight

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Friday 17th October 2014

MYSTERY surrounds this graffiti mural that appeared daubed on a Poole primary school building overnight.

EXCLUSIVE: Broadchurch 2 producer thanks West Dorset residents for their support during filming

Bournemouth Echo:

10:03am Thursday 16th October 2014

On the last day of filming for Broadchurch 2 last week author Chris Chibnall took time between showers for an exclusive chat over an Eccles cake and tea at The Watch House cafe in West Bay with Bridport News reporter Rene Gerryts

VIDEO: Moveable walls, beds for nine and a drop-down cinema - see the caravan they're calling the future of staycation holidays

Bournemouth Echo:

11:30am Thursday 16th October 2014

How many people can you get in a 30ft caravan? Nine - if it's got moveable walls...

Man jailed for eight years after raping teenage stepdaughter and fathering her baby

Bournemouth Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

A 13-YEAR-old girl who gave birth to her rapist stepfather’s baby has spoken out after he was jailed for eight years.

20mph zone, new crossings, more cycle lanes and trees: major work on Bournemouth’s Richmond Hill to start next week

Bournemouth Echo:

10:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

MAJOR works to revitalise and improve road safety on Richmond Hill in Bournemouth are due to start on Monday.

Dorset Police refuse to reveal possible use of RIPA laws to obtain journalists’ phone records

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

DORSET Police has refused to reveal whether it has used controversial anti-terror laws to obtain journalists’ telephone records.

Poole fish and chip shop shortlisted in UK top 12

Bournemouth Echo:

4:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A POOLE fish and chip shop has again been shortlisted as one of the UK’s top 12 in a national competition.

Hot air balloons and carrier pigeons: how a unique correspondence took place through siege of Paris 1870-71

Bournemouth Echo:

12:18pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A UNIQUE correspondence carried out with the aid of hot air balloons and carrier pigeons tells the story of an Englishman’s life in besieged Paris.

Landlady “livid” as yobs wreck pub shelter after just one week

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A PUB landlady says she was left “livid” after yobs smashed up a garden shelter that had been in place for less than a week.

Brownsea sees Britain’s largest ever flock of spoonbills

Bournemouth Echo:

6:20am Monday 13th October 2014

THE largest flock of spoonbills ever seen in Britain has been recorded in Brownsea Island lagoon.

Ukip could take "four or five" seats in Dorset after Douglas Carswell's win, claims prospective candidate

Bournemouth Echo:

11:08am Friday 10th October 2014

A Ukip parliamentary candidate has predicted “a seimic shift” in the local and national polls next year after last night’s by-election results.

Red Cross worker: the real story of the asylum seekers' "seaside holiday" in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Echo:

9:34am Thursday 9th October 2014

When 158 asylum seekers were recently sent to hotels in Bournemouth, reports called it a holiday on the ‘sunshine coast’. Red Cross refugee services coordinator, Mark Forsyth, reflects on the problems he actually saw at the hotels – and the people behind the headlines.

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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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