The "zig-zag" path in Highcliffe was shut in March 2017 over fears it could collapse "without notice".
George Carroll admitted nine counts of indecent assault against three pupils between 1963 and 1972.
A 79-year-old woman from Shaftesbury died when the car she was driving collided with a lorry.
Dorset farmer wins New Zealand shearing contest
Evie wants a statue of the famous palaeontologist
Aleksandar Mitrovic's second-half penalty spoils Eddie Howe's 500th game as a manager as already relegated Fulham win first away game at Bournemouth.
England batsman James Vince led the way with a classy 95 as One-Day Cup holders Hampshire cruised to a seven-wicket win over Glamorgan.
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