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Road project on C13 Melbury Abbas to alleviate HGV pinch point

COUNCIL chiefs will try to alleviate a HGV pinch point in a community dubbed the ‘village of the jammed’ by doing some work in January.
The county council’s controversial traffic scheme between Blandford and Shaftesbury directs southbound HGVs to use t…

Shocking moment elderly couple are hit by a lorry hit after they jaywalk across a busy road

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Shocking moment elderly couple are hit by a lorry hit after they jaywalk across a busy roadThe elderly couple try to dash across the busy junction in Bournemouth, DorsetA lorry suddenly drives off and the coup…

Melbury Abbas HGV row: Parish withdraws lorry ban bid

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A parish council has withdrawn its legal bid to stop lorries using a narrow road through a Dorset village.Melbury Abbas and Cann Parish Council had raised funds to challenge a one…

Police warning to dial 999 if you spot 'suspicious' pickup truck …

Police have warned members of the public to keep an eye out for a “suspicious” pickup truck which is “actively involved” in carrying out crimes.
If you spot the truck possibly taking part in a crime you should call 999 “immediately”, police have said.

Teenager's video shows dog which was allegedly trapped in hot …

A Somerset teenager raised the alarm after a dog was allegedly trapped in a a vehicle for 40 minutes in 27 degree heat at a McDonald’s car park.
Gabrielle Dart filmed a small dog seemingly locked inside an Isuzu at the Frome branch of the fast food cha…