We’ve got the annual air show, the art by the sea festival, monster trucks on the beach during Wheels and a popular Rugby 7s tournament.Now let’s take a look at some of the top destinations and events for local people and visitors to the town.People wishing to travel from Dorchester to Portland on a straight through service will not be able to do this – instead they will have to change at the King’s Statue.The current Service 601 from Portland to Thomas Hardye School during term time will be renumbered as Service 1A from 24 March.WEYMOUTH ROBERT CHARLES DAVIES, aged 22, of Lennox Street, Weymouth. NICHOLAS THOMAS COX, aged 44, of Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth.Admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour, thereby causing a person or another harassment, alarm or distress. Also admitted at West Weymouth police station possessing a quantity of cannabis, a Class B drug. Admitted having with him in a public place, without good reason or lawful authority, an article which had a blade or was sharply pointed, namely a kitchen knife.Community order with rehabilitation activity requirement. Fined £20, to pay compensation of £50 and costs of £85. MICHAEL ROGER WALTON, aged 41, of Chickerell Road, Weymouth. NATASHA LOUISE WHITE, aged 44, of Portmore Gardens, Weymouth. Admitted at Westham Road, Weymouth damaging a telephone in a call box to the value of £172 belonging to British Telecom. Committed to prison for 1 month suspended for 12 months with rehabilitation activity requirement and requirement to carry out 130 hours of unpaid work within the next 12 months. Admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause a person to believe that immediate unlawful violence would be used against them by any person, or to provoke the immediate use of unlawful violence by them whereby that person was likely to believe that such violence would be used, or it was likely that such violence would be provoked.
Several settlements along the river derive their names from it.
Puddletown's parish church has significant architectural interest, particularly its furnishings and monuments.
It has a 12th-century font and well-preserved woodwork, including 17th-century box pews.
COMMUNITIES in Weymouth will be cut off under new plans by First Bus.
Sutton Poyntz, Southill, Preston and areas of Wyke Regis will all lose out when First Bus makes changes to its timetables and route on March 24.