Far From the Madding Crowd at the Plaza, Dorchester for its 55th anniversary

An iconicĀ 1967 movie is being screened at a cinema to mark its 55th anniversary.

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Unused footage of Queen Elizabeth’s first visit to Dorset resurfaces

Previously unused footage of an early trip by Queen Elizabeth II to Dorset has resurfaced.

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Praising return to Dorset of Waverley paddle steamer

Some may have spotted in the past days a very welcome visitor to Dorset in the shape of the paddle steamer Waverley, a truly magnificent ship who is doing her annual tour of the south coast having come down from her home port of Glasgow.

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Memory of scooping up horse poo on Coronation day

I was thirteen in 1953 and we were fortunate enough to own a car.

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Clip resurfaces of King Charles III being shot blanks at as a young Prince

Not all public appearances go to plan, as people remember the two occasions when history could have played out very differently.

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Share memories of the Queen with RAF Benevolent Fund

As the nation mourns the death of Her Majesty the Queen, the RAF Benevolent Fund would like to celebrate her life, and unwavering dedication to the country following a historic 70 years on the throne.

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Old picture of Rodwell train station, Weymouth

This is a lovely old picture of Rodwell Station, Weymouth, in bygone days.

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Photos of the Queen in Dorset during her life

WHEN a new princess was born on April 21, 1926, few expected she would ever be Queen.

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Pictures: 50 fascinating images of Bournemouth Airport through the years

With the Air festival once again taking place we have delved into the Daily Echo archives looking at all things aviation and have found a fascinating selection of photos showing Bournemouth International Airport through the years.

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Swanage Classic and Steam Vehicle Show 2022

A showcase of classic and steam vehicles is to take place for the first time since the pandemic.

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