The Regent Centre in Christchurch will be closing for improvements during its annual maintenance fortnight from 2-14 July inclusive.
Two Dorset Police officers, who were viciously attacked after stopping a man driving erratically, have been nominated for a Police Bravery Award.
Personal products containing microbeads are banned from sale in England and Scotland from today but the Marine Conservation Society says more must be done.
Equine stars from Atkinson Action Horses that have featured in film and on TV have been confirmed as 2018 Main Ring attraction at the New Forest Show on 24-26 July.
Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance (DSAA) and UK textile recycling operator BIU Group are celebrating raising over £1 million.