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Bridport

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

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

Paraglider air-lifted to hospital after crashing in west Dorset

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

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

VISION: Artist sketches of the Vearse Farm development

Vearse Farm proposals 'a threat to schools'

Man appears in court charged with assaulting two police officers

UPDATED: Man admits assaulting two police officers

RNLI crews took part in a search

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

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

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

School leaders quizzed over possible academy trust school system in Bridport

DEMONSTRATION: Burt Osborne carrying out woodturning. Picture GRAHAM HUNT HG13247

Crowds flock to West Bay for annual vintage rally

MEMORY WALK: Fundraisers dressed in purple raised money in memory of Rebecca Harris

Rebecca Harris Memorial Walk raises thousands for cancer trust and Symondsbury School

Former pilot from West Dorset found guilty of a string of child sex offences

UPDATED: Former pilot from West Dorset found guilty of a string of child sex offences

Firefighters called to blaze in domestic garage in Allington

Firefighters called to blaze in Bridport garage

UPDATE: 'Serious' crash between lorry and car blocks A35

UPDATE: Man dies in collision between car and lorry on A35

Scott Meyers was sentenced to three years in prison

Man who assaulted woman and put her in boot of car jailed for three years

NEW FACES: Owen Lovell with Alan Ellis, John Wright, Alan Vian, Colin Barker, Michaela Ellis, Christine Lovell and Derek Hallett

New Mayors officially appointed

Support grows for hospital campaign

Support grows for hospital campaign

BACK IN THE FOLD: Alan Holland with his four-year-old granddaughter Esme and Snoopy

Snoopy pulls wool over owner's eyes in daring escape

LONG QUEUE: Motorists faced a long wait to buy car parking tickets

Motorists hit out at 'tight-fisted' Bridport car parking machines driving shoppers away

ENCOURAGING WILDLIFE: Community conservation officer Katie Wilkinson

Help Dorset Wildlife Trust by helping the house sparrow

HAT-WEARING HORDE: This year's Hat Festival committee trying on a variety of headwear

Hats Ahoy as committee gears up for this year's Bridport Hat Festival

Outdoor learning funding to be raised at Symondsbury Primary School summer fair

Outdoor learning funding to be raised at Symondsbury Primary School summer fair

WEEDING: The tunnel stabilisation works, seen here, are being cleared of Himalayan Balsam

One-way traffic on Beaminster Tunnel as workers tackle Himalayan Balsam

Tributes paid to man who died in Lyme Regis industrial accident

Tributes paid to man who died in Lyme Regis industrial accident

Man airlifted to hospital after cliff fall near Lyme Regis

Man airlifted to hospital from cliffs near Lyme Regis

WINNERS: ‘Eden’ by Croads Farm

Creative stuff at scarecrow festival

Sounds by the sea at Lyme Regis Jazz Festival

Sounds by the sea at Lyme Regis Jazz Festival

Fire service warn residents after Bridport blaze

Fire service warn residents after Bridport blaze

Padd-le do nicely for kayak river clean

Padd-le do nicely for kayak river clean

Sweet taste of success for new Bridport business

Sweet taste of success for new Bridport business

Former pilot in sex abuse charges

Former pilot faces sex abuse charges

Tourism offices in spotlight amid overhaul of service in West Dorset

Tourism offices could face closure amid overhaul of service in West Dorset

Bridport schools propose to become joint academy

Bridport schools propose to become joint academy

DETERMINED: Daz Whitehead and Tony Dwight preparing for their previous Lawn Way Down trip

Mowers give charity team a cutting edge

PROTEST : Charles Summers talks to protestors

Protestors demand: hands off our wards

NEW BIKE: Young carer Michael Bodycombe. Picture GRAHAM HUNT HG13200

Young carer's bike replaced by kind Samaritan after appeal in Bridport News

HITTING OUT: Emma Tuck with her sheep

Anger after sheep deaths in dog attack - warning: graphic image

Campaigners call for changes to section of A37 branded a 'death-trap'

Campaigners call for changes to section of A37 branded a 'death-trap'

Man in twenties dies in 'serious industrial accident' in Lyme Regis

UPDATED: Man in thirties dies in 'serious industrial accident' in Lyme Regis

READY FOR ACTION: Jason Sheppard is doing the Ride London charity cycling race. Picture GRAHAM HUNT HG13127

Bridport cyclist gearing up for Ride London challenge in aid of pregnancy charity

PLANS FOR TOILETS: Caroline Parkins and architect Robert Wheelwright from Saunders and Wheelwright Architects

Homes planned for Bridport toilets

POOP SCOOP: A volunteer removing poo from Happy Island

Row over dog poo

RECOGNISED: Award-winning miniaturist Laurence St Leger in his Bridport workshop

Bridport man scoops huge award for tiny creation

SEARCHING: Police concerned

Dorset police teams search for 'vulnerable' man in Broadwindsor

CRACKDOWN: Dorset Police have launched their summer drink and drunk drive campaign

Dorset Police launch summer drink and drug driving campaign

Quacking effort as ducklings rescued

Quacking effort as ducklings rescued from drain by using a recording of their mum

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