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Police release three of seven people arrested after two teenage boys were found with stab wounds.

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Meet the school children using a box of 'trick cards' to learn how to prepare for adult life.

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BBC weather presenter Simon King says the insects showed up as "very light precipitation".

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The props belonged to Veruca Salt in the 1971 movie Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.

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The men, both in their 60s, suffered non life-threatening injuries in the crash on Tuesday.

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Two watchdogs have "grave" concerns about how police and prosecutors treat victims of crime aged over 60.

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Lottery funding will pay for surveys and conservation work to help protect smooth snakes.

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Crime victims are being "let down" because of a backlog of 830 fingerprint cases waiting to be analysed.

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The note - once called the currency of corrupt elites - gets a makeover with the image of a computer pioneer.

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"John from Weymouth" was known as a regular listener to BBC Radio Solent's breakfast show.

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Kent settle for a draw on the final day against Hampshire after calling time on a tricky run-chase in the final hour.

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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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