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New app 'could be Uber for care workers'

AN APP created by a local businesswoman aims to do for the care industry what Airbnb and Uber did for theirs. Source: Dorset Local

Homes evacuated amid Weymouth car workshop fire

A major incident was declared and about 100 houses close to the blaze at the car workshop were evacuated. Source: BBC Dorset

Two murder arrests after Blandford farm death

A 25-year-old man died at Hanford Farm near Blandford after sustaining serious injuries. Source: BBC Dorset

Concerns over Sainsbury's-Asda merger

SAINSBURY'S and Asda have been warned that nearly 500 of their supermarkets overlap following initial investigations into a £12billion tie-up. Source: Dorset Local

Bournemouth v Crystal Palace

Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's Premier League game between Bournemouth and Crystal Palace. Source: BBC Dorset

'CS spray' set off in Bournemouth nightclub

The venue was evacuated after the irritant left 40 people struggling to breathe, police said. Source: BBC Dorset

Cafe boss: I've never seen so many empty shops

THE owner of a chain of cafes says she cannot remember seeing as many empty shops in what should be a thriving town centre...

Revealed: The top speakers at the second You Are the Media conference

SOME of the biggest speakers in the world of marketing from overseas and the UK are to come to Bournemouth for the second You...

Head teachers protest at Downing Street funding rally

Up to 1,000 heads will demand extra cash for schools to tackle crowded classes and poor staff recruitment. Source: BBC Dorset

Disabled train users to get new 'life-changing' app

A Paralympian says the app will "empower disabled people to travel without any fear". Source: BBC Dorset

Dorset NHS hospital campaigners renew legal fight

Ambulance figures show lives would be lost if Poole A&E was closed, campaigners say. Source: BBC Dorset

Man pleads not guilty to murder of Sharon Perrett in Christchurch

Daniel O'Malley-Keyes is charged with killing Sharon Perrett in Christchurch. Source: BBC Dorset

Homes plan for REIDsteel site as firm prepares to find new Christchurch site

A STRUCTURAL steel company which employs more than 130 people in Christchurch has revealed plans to move and redevelop its current site with houses. Source:...

Sunseeker says building new yacht abroad will protect jobs in Dorset

SUNSEEKER has revealed plans to have new and bigger yachts made abroad – but said the move will protect jobs in Dorset. Source: Dorset Local

The businesses backing AFC Bournemouth

AFC Bournemouth has done sponsorship deals with a host of businesses for the 2018-19 season. Source: Dorset Local

Bournemouth A338 Spur Road: Christmas break pledge after delays

The works, which have led to two-hour queues, will resume on Sunday with a southbound lane closure. Source: BBC Dorset