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Joy Norman was pronounced dead at the scene after being hit by a Ford Focus.

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Match commander David Duckenfield denies the gross negligence manslaughter of 95 Liverpool fans.

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The find shows the extraordinary lengths taken to smuggle drugs, the Prison Service says.

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Alan Bryett helped dispose of mud and sand as the tunnels were being dug at the German prison camp.

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One man was armed with a Taser and another was carrying a knife in the burglary.

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Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole will no longer exist as separate authorities from 1 April.

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One of the world's most famous locomotives has steamed into Dorset for a visit.

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Over 1,000 tonnes of rock and debris fell on East Beach in Dorset, although no-one was injured.

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Wales wing David Brooks says he is determined to play a key role in helping Wales to reach successive European Championships.

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Hampshire are seeking potential replacements for Dimuth Karunaratne but can compete without one, says Adrian Birrell.

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Community News

Community Clean Up

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 14th March 2013

BRUSHES AND MOPS AT THE READY! Many members of our community make their mark on our local streets by joining various local Ferndown cleaning initiatives throughout the community in a bid to keep our parks, streets, roads and pavements looking clean and look after.


Healthy Eating Tips For Local Families

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013

KEEP THE WHOLE FAMILY IN TIP TOP SHAPE. Family life can be hectic and keeping up with the fast pace of it can be difficult, which also means having regular healthy meals can be easier said than done.

Do You Support Your Local Businesses?

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 6th March 2013

LENDING YOUR LOCAL SUPPORT. Do you use your local shop? Do you go to the local pub? Do you visit your local butcher? Many studies have shown that support in local businesses is on the up.

The Local Transport Infrastructure

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Ferndown community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.

Avoid The Local Cowboys

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013

HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.

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