MORE new businesses were established in Dorset in 2018 than in any previous year, it has been revealed. The increase came despite the economic uncertainty surrounding Brexit.
There's new hope for the future of Weymouth Carnival amid serious concern that it was over for good.
From just four ships in 2008, numbers have risen to the 44 liners that are expected to bring more than 60,000 passengers to our coast this year. The passenger figures are almost double for that of last year.
Dorset has seen an 81% increase in holiday bookings from last year and it could be because of Brexit, says one booking site.
Putting the 'fun' in 'fundraising' as this Weymouth tradition marks its 70th anniversary of the Christmas Day Swim
This year marked the 70th anniversary of the Christmas Day harbour swim and organisers say it remains as popular as ever.