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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

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

Dorset set to bask in temperatures up to 30 degrees

Dorset set to bask in temperatures up to 30 degrees

Diver airlifted after getting in to difficulty off West Dorset coast

Diver airlifted after getting in to difficulty off West Dorset coast

Committed charity fundraisers Do it for Dorset

Committed charity fundraisers Do it for Dorset

YOU CHEDDAR BELIEVE IT: Local cheese farms scoops 14 gongs at national awards

YOU CHEDDAR BELIEVE IT: Local cheese farms scoops 14 gongs at national awards

Walking women needed for annual charity fundraiser

Walking women needed for annual charity fundraiser

TRAFFIC CHAOS: Cars on the A35 near the Broomhills Farm entrance. Picture by  John Gurd

Angry motorists hit out at 'horrendous' delays on A35 in Bridport

Picture by Doug Chalk

UPDATED: 'Serious' crash between car and lorry injures two pensioners and blocks A35 in West Dorset

VISION: Artist sketches of the Vearse Farm development

Vearse Farm proposals 'a threat to schools'

Football legend David Beckham visits Dorset

Football legend David Beckham visits Dorset

CELEBRATIONS: Campaigners will finally have a skatepark in Lyme Regis

Celebrations as long-running Lyme Regis skatepark passes 'final hurdle'

Jenny Hyett with her two daughters

HANDS OFF OUR WARDS: Bridport family plead for vital children's services to remain at DCH

Drug dealer from West Dorset jailed

Drug dealer from West Dorset jailed

CRUNCH: Nettle eaters tuck in to the stinging plant. Picture by Rob Quincey

Hardy competitors chomp through nettles as part of annual competition

Man appears in court charged with assaulting two police officers

UPDATED: Man admits assaulting two police officers

Musicians descend on Bridport for annual MusicAthon event

Musicians descend on Bridport for annual MusicAthon event

Budding Sherlocks to take part in mock trial at Symondsbury Primary School

Budding Sherlocks to take part in mock trial at Symondsbury Primary School

Car crashes and overturns in West Dorset

Car crashes and overturns near Lyme Regis

RNLI crews took part in a search

Major search launched after reports of watersports enthusiast getting into difficulty off West Dorset

APPRECIATED: Residents protected by the defences say thank you for the stabilisation works. Picture by Maisie Hill

Celebration as Lyme Regis coastal works save town from potential 'devastation' and 'disaster'

CELEBRATION: Gwladys Roberts with Fairfield House administrator April Robinson

Good girl Gwladys celebrates 107th birthday in Lyme Regis

West Dorset residents to help develop neighbourhood plan for local area

West Dorset residents to help develop neighbourhood plan for local area

FOR PAUL: Ocean Bathrooms staff members Robert Muhl, Sharon Muhl, Charlie Miller, Mandy Smith, Hannah Thomas, Joe Muhl and Clare Bird. Picture: GRAHAM HUNT HG12035

Charity money to be raised in memory of Paul Wicken in Bridport

CRACK DOWN: Councillors are to tighten up on motorists using Marine Parade without permission

Councillors to halt car clubs displaying along Lyme Regis Marine Parade

Police team up with private firms in fight against fraudsters

Police team up with private firms in fight against fraudsters

REFUSED: Councillors dismissed an application for a dog training business at Strawberry Fields, Lyme Regis. Picture GRAHAM HUNT HG11903

Lyme Regis councillors refuse dog training application for Strawberry Fields

School meals

New policy aims to stop school meals fiasco

Beer-loving custodians raise their glasses in world record attempt

Beer-loving custodians raise their glasses in world record attempt

Former pilot who abused children jailed for more than 12 years

UPDATED: Victim speaks of relief as 'sexual predator' former pilot is jailed for more than 12 years

The Land Rover which was destroyed in the fire

UPDATED: Early morning blaze destroys car

Head in the clouds for one daredevil Bridport woman as part of world record attempt

Head in the clouds for one daredevil Bridport woman as part of world record attempt

Boat building students launch their new vessels in Lyme Regis

Boat building students launch their new vessels in Lyme Regis

ENTERTAINMENT: Six Days will perform at the festival

Axminster Tourist Information Centre funds to be raised at beer and music festival

TRAGEDY: A man died after a collision at Raymonds Hill on the A35. Picture: GRAHAM HUNT HG13245

Pleas for urgent safety improvements on 'notorious' stretch of A35 in West Dorset

Record-breaking year for popular Bridort Food and Beer Festval

Record-breaking year for popular Bridport Food and Beer Festval

Parents quiz headteachers at the meeting at the Sir John Colfox Academy

School leaders quizzed over possible academy trust school system in Bridport

Hundreds marched through Dorchester to protest against proposed changes at Dorset County Hospital

UPDATED: HANDS OFF OUR WARDS: Hundreds march to show support for children's services at DCH

Baby swans inspire new name for home care birthing team

Baby swans inspire name for new home care birthing team

Carnival Royalty from 2011

WE'RE PRINCESS-LESS: No entries into annual Bridport Carnival Princess Contest

Brian Larcombe

Four new councillors co-opted onto Lyme Regis Town Council

PROUD: Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium owner Max Gollop

Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium inducted in TripAdvisor hall of fame

Lyme Regis Town Council set to pay £2,000 a year to West Dorset for skate park land

Lyme Regis Town Council set to pay £2,000 a year to West Dorset for skate park land

Matthew Denney from Duke’s of Dorchester with just a small part of the collection.

IN AN AUCTION ROOM NOT SO FAR AWAY: Huge Star Wars collection goes under the hammer

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