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Lifeboat rescues 32 foot yacht run aground in bad weather

VIDEO: Lifeboat rescues crew from yacht run aground in bad weather

Children at Somerford Youth Club will be taking part in a Boogie Nights production

'We love to boogie on a Saturday night' - Christchurch youngsters to perform musical

Jon Winter at John O'Groats

Land's End to John O'Groats in memory of step mum

Rachel Booth with her wedding and engagement rings which she lost while swimming at Friars Cliff and which were found by metal detectorists two days later.

Rings lost in the sea found by metal detectorists

Serial bus thief took Swanage double decker on joyride across country

Serial bus thief took Swanage double decker on joyride across country

Road closed after pick-up truck overturns

UPDATE: Road re-opened after pick-up truck overturns

Gordon Road resident Phil Maier stood on his drive with the petition he has raised against plans for the site.

Highcliffe homes plan recommended despite objections

CCTV: Men tried to steal boat but it floated away

CCTV: Men tried to steal boat but it floated away

Christchurch Police Station at Barrack Road in Christchurch

Rapid response police could move to Christchurch fire station when police station closes

Chilli the Dogue de Bordeaux with her show ring prize and her proud owner Jodie Lane

Sopley residents enjoy tractor rides and clay pigeon shooting at traditional fete

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Boost for Christchurch Life Saving Club after theft

Place Mill in Christchurch.

Council asks: how should we use historic watermill?

Nathan Brown, picture from the British Transport Police

Thug beat man with belt buckle in front of victim's family at railway station

As part of development work at Christchurch Hospital, a new care home and senior living apartments are due to be built. Construction Director at Quantum, far left joins Head of Estates at RBH and Christchurch Hospitals, Edwin Davies, front left, along wit

New care home will create 100 new jobs

Burley Road leading to Bransgore is closed for nine weeks due to bridge work.

Main route into village closed for nine weeks

Artists's impression of new plans for Meteor Retail Park on Somerford Road in Christchurch.

Aldi, Sports Direct and Poundland confirmed for new retail park

Sisters to mark milestone birthdays with charity skydive

Sisters to mark milestone birthdays with charity skydive

Matthew Enock, Jay Simpson, Clyde Piercy and David Langridge who cycled from Christchurch to Paris and raised £500 for Julia's House children's hospice in the process.

Friends cycle to Paris from Christchurch for Julia’s House

UKIP Councillor Janet Abbott outside the Civic Offices in Christchurch.

‘Missing’ Ukip councillor returns to claim seat a day before deadline

Ladies from local Women's Institutes around Dorset gather at the Regent Centre in Christchurch to listen to a live broadcast of the National Federation of Women's Institutes 2015 Centenary Annual Meeting from The Royal Albert Hall.

Christchurch venue hosts live stream of WI centenary celebrations attended by The Queen

The Beagle Technology site at Stony Lane in Christchurch.

Council’s £60k to fund costs of failed Morrisons scheme

Meningitis victim Lauren Downey (right) with best friend Ellie Winter (left).

Best friend raises cash in memory of “incredible” teen who died of meningitis

The accident at Roeshot Hill on Tuesday

'Cut speed limit to 40mph' - fresh calls for action on stretch of A35 following head-on crash

Swathes of Dorset to become "pensioner pockets" as young people priced out

Swathes of Dorset to become "pensioner pockets" as young people priced out

GALLERY: Hundreds turn out to annual scout group carnival

GALLERY: Hundreds turn out to annual scout group carnival

Replenishment and rebuilding work continuing on Avon beach after last year's storm

Storm-ravaged beaches are back to their best

Emergency services at scene of mobility scooter crash

UPDATE: Emergency services called after crash between car and mobility scooter

Roeshot Hill Allotments.

Is council about to move allotments five miles down the road?

Two diggers, one of which floats, have started moving sand and gravel at Mudeford as part of beach replenishment. Picture by Stephen Bath.

WATCH: How monster machines are repairing storm damaged beach

Pay and display machine stolen from Christchurch Hospital

Pay and display machine stolen from Christchurch Hospital

Some of the restored ditches and channels that are helping to boost wildlife at the Christchurch Harbour Site of Special Scientific Interest

Nature given a helping hand at site in Christchurch

The count for the Christchurch council elections

Absent councillor 'will be back to claim her seat', says Ukip

New flag designed by six-year-old girl unfurled at Christchurch Splash Park

New flag designed by six-year-old girl unfurled at Christchurch Splash Park

Amy Winehouse. Picture Yui Mok/PA Wire

Amy Winehouse's dad to warn pupils over dangers of substance abuse

Picture: Richard Crease

GALLERY: Children's books inspire pupils at Christchurch dance festival

MISSION: Matt Lillywhite

7,000 people wanted to help teen break song world record

Royston Burton with his medal

WATCH: 97-year-old veteran of Dunkirk, D-Day and Arnhem receives France's highest honour

Photograph shows club leader Sheila Craig (centre) with members of the Highcliffe Wednesday Club.

Club helping to bring older people together gets new name

Land at Marsh Lane in Christchurch which has been earmarked for a new primary school

Plans for new Christchurch primary school to be submitted

The diorama of 4,000 model soldiers created by local historian Martin Axton to mark the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo which is now on display at Highcliffe Castle.

4,000 model soldiers, 200 years: Highcliffe Castle display to mark Waterloo

RSPB Spider Specialist Tony Sheridan, centre left, documents spider species found at the RSPB's Stanpit Marsh Reserve for the bioblitz event in 2014.

Come count the wildlife at third Christchurch bioblitz

Photo from Rob Fall

Man arrested after crash leaves two injured in Christchurch

The Christchurch council election count

Christchurch's first Ukip councillor 'missing' since before the election

The former MOD site behind the Bailey Retail Park in Christchurch which was bought by Quantum.

Morrisons pull out, now Quantum's Asda store site up for sale in Christchurch supermarket saga

The Mayor of Christchurch Cllr Fred Neale joins a procession through the town

800th anniversary of Magna Carta celebrated in Christchurch

The annual Burton Armed Forces and Veterans Day event parade and service take place at the village green in Burton.

Dunkirk veterans march on Burton Armed Forces and Veterans Day

Plans for Christchurch supermarket shelved as Morrisons pull out of plan

Plans for Christchurch supermarket shelved as Morrisons pull out of plan

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Morrisons "still reviewing" plans for store at Beagle Christchurch

I saw US fighter jets over Christchurch

"I saw US fighter jets over Upton"

Burton Armed Forces and Veterans Day in Burton village

Soldiers to march on Burton Armed Forces and Veterans Day

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