PICTURES: Remembering Woolworths 10 years after its closure

WOOLWORTHS was the name you would find on just about every high street, from villages to major cities.

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The mental health problem that transformed Weymouth

WITH Christmas creeping ever closer, we are being spoilt with the array of newly published books about our local area.

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Where nuns ruled the roost

WHO knew that this building in Walpole Street, Weymouth, contained so many memories?

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FOUND: Street tracked down 110 years on

LAST week we shared a beautiful picture postcard of a leafy Weymouth street.

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UNBELIEVABLE: Car pile-up on Chesil Beach

THE blustery, rainy weather we’ve had lately with Storm Diana – yes, we have to get used to a name for every bout of weather now – brings back memories of a proper storm.

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I’m a Celeb’s James McVey before fame came calling

YOU might have to squint quite hard to recognise this Dorset singer, who has starred in one of the most watched shows on the small screen this year.

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Man’s search to find leafy street in Weymouth

THANKS to Len Collins for this beautiful old postcard of Rodwell in Weymouth.

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What happened when a reporter spent New Year’s Eve at the county’s ‘lunatic asylum’

THIS time of year we always feel a frisson of excitement when the new edition of the Dorset Year Book lands on the desk here at Looking Back.

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UNBELIEVABLE: Car pile-up on Chesil Beach

THE blustery, rainy weather we’ve had lately with Storm Diana – yes, we have to get used to a name for every bout of weather now – brings back memories of a proper storm.

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I’m a Celeb’s James McVey before fame came calling

YOU might have to squint quite hard to recognise this Dorset singer, who has starred in one of the most watched shows on the small screen this year.

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