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Purbeck

In Pictures: 93 and 98 year old joint winners of pancake race

In Pictures: 93 and 98 year old joint winners of pancake race

Dancing Ledge. Picture taken with assistance of Bournemouth Helicopters

National Trust to limit numbers of rock climbers on Dancing Ledge

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Plans from Harris Irwin architects for a new care home on the site of St Martins First School

Care home at former school site backed by planners

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William Atkinson, four, with his dad Jonathan, mum Eliana and brother Gary

"I've changed my life to help friend's son"

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Picture: Andrew PM Wright

Record-breaking year for Swanage Railway

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New shop & cafe nearing completion at RSPB Arne

Can you help run new shop, cafe and wildlife garden?

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HOUSING: Developers want to build 112 new homes north of Wimborne Road in Corfe Mullen. Plans include relocating allotments (inset)

Developers plan to move school and put 112 homes here...

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CROWDS: A previous Swanage Jazz Festival parade travels along the seafront and through the town

50 bands, three days: 27th Swanage Jazz Festival is coming

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Beef, gammon and lamb joints stolen in farm burglary

Beef, gammon and lamb joints stolen in farm burglary

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Fire crews battle "intense" caravan fire in Swanage

UPDATE: Man arrested on suspicion of arson after Swanage caravan fire

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PRESENTATION: Philip Daubeny, Lorrain Puckett, Gerald Bradford, John Scott and Cllr Eric Osmond

Walled garden step closer to being brought back to life

Swanage lifeboat called to capsized dinghy

Swanage lifeboat called to capsized dinghy

WATCH: Newsagent takes revenge on thieving cashier by playing CCTV in shop

WATCH: Newsagent takes revenge on thieving cashier by playing CCTV on loop in shop

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Nine reasons we're looking forward to the Purbeck Literary Festival

Nine reasons we're looking forward to the Purbeck Literary Festival

Boy hurt after arm becomes trapped in cross trainer

Boy hurt after arm becomes trapped in cross trainer

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Carol Beverley

No stretcher, radio call-outs and missed treatment: tragedy of teacher who died trapped in her house

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Pensioner killed in crash was former council leader and reverend

Pensioner killed in crash was former council leader and reverend

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'Woodhenge' allowed to remain in place

'Woodhenge' allowed to remain in place

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Thieves steal power tools from contractors working on A31

Thieves steal power tools from contractors working on A31

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Andrew Moll

Diver failed to resurface during visit to wreck, inquest hears

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The new cross laminate timber frame installed at The Etches Collection Museum of Marine Life at Kimmeridge

£4.7million museum housing Jurassic marine life collection takes shape

Flood warning issued for River Frome

Flood warning issued for Wareham

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Residents warned over scammers posing as police officers

Residents warned over scammers posing as police officers

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Worth Matravers 'Woodhenge'

'Woodhenge' could remain in place

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Man fights for life after crash

Man fights for life after crash

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This advert shows the original plastic lolly sticks, dating from 1978, one of which was found by Julie Hatcher when she was walking at Kimmeridge beach on Monday (Jan 11).

Kevin Keegan lolly stick washes up on beach - 40 years after it was made

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Bindon Bottom B&B in West Lulworth was praised at the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards

Dorset B&B scoops TripAdvisor award

Picture from Purbeck Police

Road closed as firefighters battle house fire

MASCOT: Steaky the dinosaur at the Steakasaurus restaurant before it was vandalised

Dinosaur split in two by New Year’s Eve vandals

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Durdle Door

IN PICTURES: Durdle Door nominated for 'Landmark of the Year' award

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Matthew Norman

Firefighter who took his own life ‘didn’t know what claims children had made against him’

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Jonnie Colville, Keith Damon Maureen Pally trustees at East Holton Carriage Driving Centre

‘We’re overwhelmed’: show of support for horse driving centre after theft

Firefighter killed himself after children made allegations against him

Firefighter killed himself after children made allegations against him

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Three critically endangered turtles found dead on Dorset beaches

Three critically endangered turtles found dead on Dorset beaches

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Track is restored near Furzebrook Picture: Andrew P.M. Wright

Swanage to Wareham rail line almost complete - but trial train service delayed until 2017

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Marilyn Heatley and giant tortoise in The Galapogas Islands

The grandma who circumnavigated the globe (even though she'd never been sailing before)

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Firefighters rescue horse stuck after falling into a ditch in Bloxworth

Firefighters rescue horse stuck after falling into a ditch in Bloxworth

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Pair rescued after car becomes stuck in mud in Purbeck

Pair rescued after car becomes stuck in mud in Purbeck

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A351 closed after fatal accident

UPDATE: Tributes paid to 21-year-old killed in A351 crash

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PICTURES: Your favourite shots of LAND as trust confirms it won't be back at Kimmeridge

PICTURES: Your favourite shots of LAND as trust confirms it won't be back at Kimmeridge

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Cyclist injured in crash with van at Wool level crossing

Cyclist injured in crash with van at Wool level crossing

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Chug the Ferry, by Robin Hutchinson. Illustrated by Gavin Blann

Meet Chug, the Sandbanks chain ferry who saves the day in new children's book

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One of the Victorian-designed locomotives running at Swanage Railways' Winter Warm Up event

Classic locomotives steaming into Swanage on Monday

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Wilfrid Weld

Tributes paid to "generous and wise" head of Lulworth Estate

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Swanage to be as warm as St Tropez on Christmas Day

Swanage to be as warm as St Tropez on Christmas Day

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1,000 Christmas cards for 4-year-old William (and he’s even had one from David Cameron)

1,000 Christmas cards for 4-year-old William (and he’s even had one from David Cameron)

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WATCH: Space Angels vs Robots: one family's quirky Christmas video that was filmed across Dorset

WATCH: Space Angels vs Robots: one family's quirky Christmas video that was filmed across Dorset

The ladybird spider

'Santa' spider once on the brink of extinction resurrected in Dorset

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A35 Upton bypass partially closed after crash

A35 Upton bypass partially closed after crash

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Age UK volunteers need in Wareham area

Age UK volunteers need in Wareham area

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