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South Western Railway workers vote to continue strikes

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 15:37
South Western and the RMT union are in a long-running dispute over the future role of guards.
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County Championship: Hampshire wrap up three-day win over Worcestershire

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 11:28
Hampshire complete a 114-run victory over Worcestershire early on day three at New Road.
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County Championship: Kyle Abbott & Dale Steyn set up likely Hants win at Worcester

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 20:39
Kyle Abbott's hat-trick, backed by Dale Steyn, helps Hampshire close in on victory at Worcester on a day of 24 wickets.
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Dorset NHS changes: Campaigners lose legal challenge

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 11:54
Defend Dorset NHS, which used crowd-funding to pay for the challenge, now has 21 days to appeal.
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Hampshire hit back after Barnard wickets

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 18:08
Worcestershire slump to 68-4 against Hampshire after all-rounder Ed Barnard takes 6-50 in bowling out the visitors for 191.
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Bournemouth charity boat destroyed in 'arson attack'

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 14:27
A group of young people with autism and Asperger's had spent a year renovating the boat.
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Alderholt development plans: 'Villagers will move away'

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 09:16
Alderholt's parish councillors vote to reject plans for more than 1,000 new homes in their village.
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Portland underground visitor attraction plans revived

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 11:12
The tourist attraction will bring together plans for an observatory and dinosaur-themed park on Portland.
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Jimmy Adams: Former Hampshire captain to retire from professional cricket

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 12:42
Hampshire batsman Jimmy Adams is to retire from professional cricket at the end of the 2018 season.
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County Championship: Essex beat Hampshire to ease relegation fears

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 17:38
Australian Test paceman Peter Siddle takes 5-48 as reigning champions Essex beat Hampshire to ease relegation fears.
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LPGA Tour: Georgia Hall holds halfway lead at Cambia Portland Classic

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 15:28
England's Georgia Hall holds a three-shot lead at the halfway stage of the LPGA Tour's Cambia Portland Classic.
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Mermaids compete in 'Merlympics' event

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 00:35
Competitors from around Europe compete in the UK's first "Merlympics".
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County Championship: Essex take charge and force Hampshire to follow on

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 19:01
Hampshire will have to fight to avoid an innings defeat on the final day of their Division One match against Essex.
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Chelsea v Bournemouth

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 11:41
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Chelsea and Bournemouth.
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South Western Railway workers hold three-day strike

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 01:07
South Western Railway and the RMT union are in dispute over the future role of guards.
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County Championship: Dan Lawrence ton helps Essex make up lost time v Hampshire

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 18:53
Dan Lawrence makes a first County Championship century in almost a year to put Essex on top against Hampshire.
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Family pays tribute to Thomas Lenton after Verwood fatal crash

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 14:47
Thomas Lenton's family pays tribute to him and says he will be "forever in their hearts".
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Great Dorset Steam Fair 'disheartened' by traffic and toilet issues

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 10:55
Visitors complained about being stuck in traffic and "disgusting" toilets and showers.
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Endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh completes English Channel challenge

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 16:24
Lewis Pugh finishes the 560km gruelling swim from Land's End to Dover in 49 days.
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County Championship: Day one of Essex v Hampshire washed out

Wed, 08/29/2018 - 16:22
Day one of Essex's County Championship match against Hampshire is abandoned without a ball being bowled because of rain.
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