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  1. Updates from Monday 17 September

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

  1. Lifeboat rescues seven from waterside building fire

    Warehouses next to the water in Poole

    Seven people were rescued by lifeboats when fire broke out in a waterside industrial unit in Poole.

    Lifeboat volunteers helped evacuate the building in West Quay Road while crews tackled the blaze.

    Six fire engines were called to the blaze at 14:30 on Saturday.

    Some of those rescued were treated for the effects of breathing smoke.

  2. Thatch fire 'caused by wood burner'

    Thatch fire

    A fire which wrecked a thatched cottage near Dorchester on Friday was caused by sparks from a wood burner, an investigation has found.

    The holiday rental house in Affpuddle was destroyed in the blaze.

  3. Envelope update

    Severe roadworks: A353 Dorset both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A353 Dorset both ways severe roadworks, between A352 Warmwell Cross Roundabout and Osmington Mill.

    A353 Dorset - A353 in Warmwell closed in both directions between the A352 Warmwell Cross Roundabout junction and the Osmington Mill junction, because of resurfacing work. Diversion in operation - follow the A352 into Dorchester then down the Weymouth Relief Road and along Preston Road for the A353. Between 9:00 and 16:00 Mondays to Sundays until 16:00 on 8th November

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Condor cancels fast ferry services

    Lynne French

    BBC News Online

    Condor has cancelled today's fast ferry services between the Channel Islands and Poole.

    The ferry company says Condor Liberation needs to sail to her annual dry dock sooner than planned to avoid Storm Oscar.

    Condor Liberation

    It's apologising to passengers and offering to help with alternative travel arrangements,

  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M27 Hampshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M27 Hampshire westbound severe accident, at J1 for A31.

    M27 Hampshire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M27 westbound at J1, A31 (Cadnam), because of an accident involving four vehicles.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M3 Hampshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Hampshire southbound severe disruption, at J13 for M27.

    M3 Hampshire - M3 exit slip road closed southbound at J13, M27 (Chandlers Ford), because of a police incident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A31 Hampshire westbound

    BBC News Travel

    A31 Hampshire westbound severe accident, from M27 J1 to A338 Ringwood.

    A31 Hampshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on A31 westbound from Cadnam to Ringwood, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time