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A dolphin leaping out of the water at West Bay. Picture by Crystal Johnson/Bridport Gig Club

VIDEO: Dolphins filmed racing Bridport rowers off west Dorset coast

Traffic delays on the A35 after crash near Charmouth

UPDATE: A35 reopened after crash near Charmouth

Picture courtesy of the Met Office

Met Office issues severe weather warning for thunderstorms

WARNING SIGNS: A man ignoring advice in West Bay

West Dorset rock fall warning: Disaster can strike at any time

Burton Bradstock Primary School

Burton Bradstock Primary School downgraded after Ofsted inspection

Beaminster St Mary's Academy

Syringes and needles left outside school in Beaminster

Picture by Andy Mitchell

UPDATE: Jupiter and Venus draw close in spectacular phenomenon

A paraglider was air-lifted to hospital. Picture by James Loveridge

Paraglider air-lifted to hospital after crashing in west Dorset

Rampisham Down solar farm decision to be reviewed by Government

UPDATED: Rampisham Down solar farm decision to be reviewed by Government

An offender gained entry to a property in west Dorset

Police appeal after attempted burglary in West Dorset

LASER IMAGE: The Lyme Regis sea defences and cliffs will be monitored by scientists

Scientists capture Lyme Regis coast with laser scanner to protect cliffs from further landslips

CHALLENGE: The Great Wall of China

Weldmar Hospice searching for volunteers to tackle Great Wall of China

Braodchurch shortlisted for three awards

Broadchurch nominated for three TV Choice awards

SURVEY: The project will record how many bottlenose dolphins there are in Lyme Bay

Dolphins and endangered birds to be monitored in Lyme Bay

Organisers and last year's winners of the awards at the 2015 launch. Picture by LOUISE JOLLEY (29691696)

Hunt on for Dorset business star performers


NEW RECRUIT: Jamie Beasley

Bees: Senior swoops for Beasley signing

WINNERS: Vice-captain Ian Kearley, second right, with Ian Thacker, Graham Hunt and Lewis Craddock

Golf: Hunt treasures club championship crown

GRAND DAY OUT: Calum Croft rode to third place in Bristol

Cycling: Croft clinches third in confusing finale

ON YOUR MARKS: Crews line up at the start

Rowing: Hosts Bridport shine at club's gig rowing regatta

ELATION: Bridport’s Calum Croft

Cycling: Croft storms to Bath Victory

WINNERS: The Lyme Regis men's B crew

Gig rowing: Clubs seal success at Swanage show

PRIZE: Vice-captain Dave Buckland presents Dave Boggis with the cup

Golf: Boggis bags an Adams’ treble

ENDING HIS TENURE: Talismanic midfielder Dan Wise

Bees: Stalwart Wise makes a St Mary’s Field exit

SET FOR LYME REGIS: The British Water Ski Racing Championships

Water Skiing: Ski spectacle is back in Lyme Regis

VICTORIOUS: Bridport Gig Rowing Club’s junior crew celebrate their win in Weymouth

Rowing: Junior joy for Bridport gig rowers


Biathle: Jack’s Euro test awaits

GREAT EFFORT: The Lyme Regis ladies’ A team

Gig rowing: Best ever results for Lyme Regis at World Championships

RESOLUTE: Bridport athlete Joe Allen

Athletics: Joe changes focus after illness setback

HOT-SHOTS: From left, Simon Willmott, Andy Weller and Mark Follett

Shooting: Weller seals Donegal medal

National Sport

Garbine Muguruza, pictured, will face Caroline Wozniacki in the last 16

Muguruza claims Kerber upset

Lukas Podolski has left Arsenal to join Galatasaray

Podolski seals Galatasaray move

Dustin Brown, pictured, could not follow up his shock victory over Rafael Nadal

No regrets from beaten Brown

Ryan Harris has called time on his cricket career

Injured Harris retires from cricket

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