The latest stories from the Dorset section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 2 hours 45 min ago
3 hours 35 min ago
A pilot of accused of the manslaughter of a passenger in his plane was attempting a loop-the-loop when he crashed, a court is told.
4 hours 57 min ago
Auctioneers say an "extremely rare" £1 coin could fetch up to £50,000 when it is sold.
7 hours 17 min ago
Bournemouth assistant manager Jason Tindall says the Cherries' form will turn after five Championship games without a win.
9 hours 8 min ago
Sumatran orangutans at Monkey World
12 hours 23 min ago
Motorists are warned of delays as a busy commuter route between Bournemouth and Ferndown closes for three weeks to allow for repairs.
Sun, 03/01/2015 - 14:21
A "high-risk" and busy level crossing is being closed for two weekends so that a £1m works scheme can go ahead.
Sat, 02/28/2015 - 10:37
Police investigating a suspected hit-and-run in Dorset charge a man from Bournemouth following his arrest in London.
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 14:09
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Bournemouth and Blackburn Rovers.
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 13:25
A driver wanted over a hit-and-run crash in Bournemouth six months ago is arrested in London on suspicion of attempted murder.
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:55
A bigamist is found guilty of murdering his second wife and hiding her body in a car boot.
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 12:30
A man is arrested following the death of a biker in a crash with a lorry on the A35 near Bridport.
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 07:28
Dorchester-born taekwondo fighter Aaron Cook wants to represent Moldova at Rio Olympics.
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 16:08
Nicole Richess admits perverting the course of justice after accusing two soldiers of attempting to rape her.
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 15:45
A new sponsor takes over the running of a troubled academy school in Dorset.
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 15:41
Poole Pirates star rider Darcy Ward receives a 10-month ban from Speedway after failing breathalyser test in August.
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 13:46
David Peter Havis from Essex is jailed for sexual activity with a child at a hotel in Dorset.
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:25
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe says his side need to improve their decision-making after a run of four games without a win.
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 10:59
A model of a proposed underground dinosaur-themed museum with Jurassic seashore and animatronic swimming dinosaurs is unveiled.
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 20:08
"Ambitious" plans to transform a Dorset town centre into a "vibrant, prosperous community", are published.
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 18:19
Air ambulance charities are to receive £250,000 each from the government as part of the Libor fine fund.
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