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London Marathon: Broken leg runner Jo Denton thanks heroes

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 12:34
Fellow runners and race volunteers gave piggy backs and carried her to allow her to make the finish line.
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Erika Prisacaru hit-and-run death: Woman faces charges

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:01
Erika Prisacaru, 39, died in hospital two days after Christmas after being struck by a car in Dorchester.
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The female boxer with cerebral palsy

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 00:27
Kate Farley has cerebral palsy, but that doesn't stop her packing a punch in the ring - on her knees.
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Ninety-four sheep stolen in second Dorset farm raid

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 20:20
Two Dorset farms have suffered large-scale thefts of sheep in the space of a week.
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Baby's death 'preventable' by doctors at Dorset County Hospital

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 19:16
Eleanor Rowland died less than 16 hours after being born at Dorset County Hospital in November 2016.
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County Championship: Surrey start season with win over Hampshire

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 16:53
Surrey are held up by Sam Northeast's fine century, but eventually beat Hampshire by 139 runs at The Oval.
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'Bogus doctor' gave clients 'fake Botox' injections

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 16:00
Three women were injected with an "unknown and extremely dangerous substance", a court hears.
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Oil pan fire cause of top-floor blaze in Bournemouth

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 13:04
A man and his two-year-old daughter escaped the fire in their top-floor apartment.
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Flats evacuated amid top-floor blaze in Bournemouth

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:27
It is not known how the fire started but it happened about the same time lightning storms hit the South.
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County Championship: Surrey build lead after Clarke and Curran impress

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 19:20
Surrey outplay Hampshire with bat and ball to move into a strong position at the close of day two at the Oval.
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Life-saving rescue in Bournemouth captured on dashcam

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 12:48
Kevin Steele was dragged out of his car by passers-by who administered CPR before paramedics arrived.
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Lincoln Cathedral school deputy head jailed for sexual abuse

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:44
Roy Griffiths was sentenced after an inquiry into sexual abuse at the former Lincoln Cathedral school.
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Fifty pregnant sheep stolen from Child Okeford farm

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 13:25
The ewes were taken in an overnight raid at a field in Dorset, police say.
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Durdle Door sea death: Tribute to Rose Carter, five

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 13:03
Rose Carter, aged five, died after being pulled from the sea near Durdle Door.
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Bestival death: Louella Fletcher-Michie 'first to die from drug 2C-P'

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:12
Louella Fletcher-Michie, daughter of Holby City actor John Michie, died at the festival last year.
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Time 100: Millie Bobby Brown is youngest person ever on list

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 09:22
Actress Millie Bobby Brown is the youngest person ever named in Time's most influential people list.
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Muscular dystrophy doesn't stop Adam living life to the full

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 00:45
Adam has a rare muscle-wasting disorder, but he isn't letting that stop him enjoying life.
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Weymouth boatyard crush victim identified as Kevin Keeler

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:20
Emergency crews were called to Weymouth Sailing Club on Monday but Mr Keeler died at the scene.
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Plastic straw and cotton bud ban proposed

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:09
Plan for a ban in England is announced as Commonwealth leaders are urged to tackle plastic waste.
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Disability-led ensemble to play BBC Proms

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 03:19
The Resound ensemble will be the first disability-led group to play the BBC's music festival.
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