Dorset’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), Martyn Underhill, took part in a live web chat last night, to answer the public’s questions about the 2018/19 precept. Every year, the PCC decides whether to freeze or raise the part of council tax that goes towards funding Dorset Police. For this financial year, he is considering a rise […]
A Man and his Grief is a documentary about the issue of how men deal with the bereavement process
A 19 year old has been chosen to represent Team England in the 2018 Commonwealth Games. Emily Hibbs, from Bournemouth, will compete as part of the shooting team in the Olympic Skeet discipline. She described her opportunity as ‘daunting but exciting’. BUzz correspondent, Oliver Dyer, spoke to Emily about her reaction to being chosen, what […]
The England Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT), Stop Loan Sharks, are running a week-long campaign under the hashtag #SLSWeek2017. They are providing support to those who fear they might be victims to a loan shark and giving information to anyone who is unaware of what these are. As it’s getting closer to Christmas, the IMLT […]
Firefighters were called to Portland Port, on the Isle of Portland near Weymouth, at around 11am this morning to reports of a fire in a shipping container. A spokesman for the fire service confirmed that Hoses and buoys were inside the container. The fire is now under control. More to follow.
As people begin to wind down for Christmas, the workload for Dorset Police only gets bigger. On December 1st, they launched their ‘Drink and drug driving Christmas Campaign’ in collaboration with South West Ambulance Service and Dorset and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service. Throughout the festive period, the force will deliver advice on their social media […]
Bournemouth charity volunteers post their experiences on Twitter