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Linden Homes wants to build 500 houses at Pitt Vale to make-up the alleged shortfall in Winchester's housing quota.
But when Southampton 's Eastpoint Centre closed earlier this year amid spiralling debts, it looked as though it would be sold off and lost to residents forever.
IT HAS been a treasured part of a Hampshire church for almost half a century and was once admired by some of the world's leading figures.
BABY superstore chain Kiddicare looks set to close its Hampshire store as it aims to focus on its online business The firm, which has a store in Charles Watts Way, Hedge End , will close its ten stores after the business was sold by Morrisons to company turnaround funders Endless LLP for A 2 million.
The 68-year-old retired carpenter put his own life on the line to swim around 200m into treacherous currents as a boy and girl struggled to keep afloat.
But now the Royal British Legion Club in Bitterne , Southampton , is back on its feet just months after a "vendetta" by vandals, which saw it targeted five times in just two weeks.
There can be few local families who did not have relatives who served, fought, died and suffered in the 1914-18 conflict that introduced the bombing of civilians, machine guns, poison gas and tanks to warfare.
WHEN one thinks of a majestic stained-glass window, steeped in history, towering above an archetypal monument it's not difficult to understand how the vision, whatever it entails, can inspire.
The facility opened its base in the Wesley Centre in Christchurch Road in July 2013 to give emergency food help and support to people in crisis in the town and surrounding areas.
POLICE in the waterfront area of Southampton want residents to help set the crime -fighting agenda for the next three months at a meeting on Friday.
CELEBRATIONS took place at the New Forest Show today to mark the 25th anniversary of the organisation dubbed the 'voice' of tourism in the area.
GoAGT escorted ships through some of the world's most dangerous seas, including off the coast of Somalia, pictured, where piracy is rife A MAJOR New Forest maritime security firm which protects ships from pirates has ceased trading, leaving dozens of its staff stranded around the globe.
Jack Russell brothers Bob and Wilf have been happily living with their owner Sheila Wayman at their Hedge End home since they were puppies.
Co-ordinators for the Boomtown Fair are in the throes of finalising noise levels, contact details and directions for the event, ready for its 38,000 revellers.
ONE of Southampton 's best-known hotels could be shut down and turned into posh student digs and a cinema .
Youngsters from Holbrook Primary School, in Gosport , visited Ask Italian restaurant, in Fareham , where they were given a demonstration by head chef Mario Dziewierski.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 06:23 am
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