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Three people a day die from drink driving in the South West, new figures show.
People are waiting more than a month in between appointments. Photo: Press Association/PA Wire.
More needs to be done to tackle child abuse in Dorset says the NSPCC. Photo: Press Association/PA Wire.
A total of 63 offenders were jailed last year in Dorset, this was the highest proportion of people jailed since at least 2007. 
Photo credit: Peter Macdiarmid/PA Wire.
Public Health England estimates, based on a survey of 7,500 adults across England, that some 2,988 people are suffering from alcoholism across Dorset   Picture: Pixabay
A37 Weirs roundabout near Dorchester
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Parking restrictions in Lulworth remain uncertain following objections.
File photo dated 03/10/14 of a nurse giving a patient a diabetes test. Less than half of adults are taking advantage of a free NHS midlife MOT, a charity has found. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday August 30, 2018. Only 44% of adults eligible
Dorset Police recorded 55 offences. Photo: Press Association/PA Wire.