Dorset news

Farmer fleeced in Wool

160 sheep have been stolen near Wareham. The animals disappeared between 8am on Saturday 2 November and 2.30pm on 4 November from a field next to the A352 between Wool and East Stoke. Police Constable Adam Taylor, of Wareham police, said: “The thieves would have needed a good understanding of livestock and used a large…

‘Look Out’ campaign urges road users to cycle safely and drive carefully in Bournemouth

A town wide public safety message is hitting Bournemouth reminding motorists and cyclists to ‘Look Out’ for each other. As part of the Council’s Getting About travel awareness programme, the ‘Look Out’ campaign aims to promote safer cycling in the town by encouraging road users to respect each other’s needs. Brightly coloured ‘Look Out’ messages…