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BBC News - Dorset
Royal Mail stamp set marks UK's prehistoric treasures
Some of the archaeological treasures of prehistoric Britain feature in a new set of eight stamps.
Brain damaged girl gets £7.5m Poole Hospital payout
A girl who was born severely brain damaged at a Dorset hospital wins a £7.5 million compensation payout from the NHS.
Poole council revamp 'waste of money' before merger
Poole's council is criticised for spending £250,000 revamping its civic centre which could eventually close if a merger of Dorset councils goes ahead.