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6 March 2015 Last updated at 15:43

County fire teams merger approvedDorset firefighters

A merger between the Wiltshire and Swindon fire authority and its Dorset counterpart is formally approved by the government.


Holes BayNew nature park opens in harbour

A new nature park opens in Poole Harbour to help protect wildlife.

A woman with her head in her hand'Savile' effect of sex crimes rise

Cases of sexual violence jump by 50% in Bournemouth and Poole, partly as a result of the Jimmy Savile case, police say.

Peter Henley Article written by Peter Henley Peter Henley Political editor, South of England

Why was Oxford child abuse ignored?

Why were those in power in Oxford unable to spot the vulnerable children who were exploited for sex by a gang of men?

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