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2 hrs ago | Daily Echo
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.
6 hrs ago | Hayling Today
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.
10 hrs ago | Daily Echo
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.
14 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle
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.
17 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle
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.
The public is being warned to take extra care when visiting open grassland and woods after a rise in the number of 999 calls to the service over the weekend.
Guy Kremer, who owns the self-named salon off Parchment Street, held a celebratory event last weekend at the Greyhound pub in Stockbridge .
John O'Leary raised concerns in March about the dangerous use of the cycle path that runs between Rances Way, in Badger Farm, and Stanmore Lane because cyclists were racing down the track and into the path of cars backing out of their drives.
A POLL has shown strong opposition to the loss of a bus station in the Silver Hill scheme in Winchester .
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 04:35 pm
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