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Inquiry date set for travellers' site proposal in Fordingbridge
Controversial proposals to create a permanent site for travellers in the Hampshire countryside will be examined by a Governmentappointed planning inspector at Fordingbridge Town Hall on April 29 next year.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
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CHRISTMAS spirit flowed through Fordingbridge on Friday night as the town held its annual lights switch-on event, which attracted the highest number of visitors in living memory.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Former New Forest landlady Lynda Shutler dies
Lynda was an accomplished chef and for some time worked in The George in Fordingbridge , before becoming landlady of The Royal Oak.
Tazmin's Mum, Tanya, and friend, Chloe give plenty of encouragement.
A FORDINGBRIDGE teenager was getting saucy in Ringwood's Furlong Shopping Centre in Ringwood on Saturday as she bathed in baked beans for a shivering four-and-a-half hours.
Six crew and a fire engine sent to snuff out a candle
SIX fire fighters raced to a Ringwood restaurant and climbed through an open first storey window... to snuff out a candle.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
This is Dorset
MORE than 90 firefighters have battled a major thatched roof fire in the New Forest
The alarm was raised at 7.10pm last night and fire crews from 12 fire stations along with support crews were called to the scene in the New Forest.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Hampshire teen bakes up beanie good fundraising start
Tazmin Hollands dives into a baked bean bath tomorrow as she tries to raise A 4,000 for a trip to Cambodia A HAMPSHIRE teenager will be shivering in a bathful of baked beans tomorrow to raise cash for a trip to Cambodia.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Picture from the New Forest Wiggle 2013. Weekend in Pictures October 5th - 6th, 2013
BOSSES behind a controversial series of cycling events in the New Forest are taking drastic action to ease "tensions" between themselves and locals.
Commoners warn against removing animal warning signs on death stretch
PLANS to remove warning signs on a Forest road with the worst animal fatality rate have been slammed by the Commoners' Defence Association.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The winning peace poster entry from Burgate by Amy Pugh
TWO youngsters will see their work in the regional rounds of an international art competition after winning a Ringwood & Fordingbridge Lions Club competition.
MYSTERY surrounds the last moments of a man who drowned in a Hampshire river.
The Southampton inquest into his death revealed the 54-year-old scaffolder from Fordingbridge , was a chronic alcoholic struggling to beat his addiction.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Cops battling outdated IT
THE RAC are better equipped with mobile technology than Hampshire Police Force, claims Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire Simon Hayes.
Farmer died before trip to hospital
Arthur Collis was found slumped in the bathroom at Hurley Farm in Sandleheath, Fordingbridge , before an emergency trip to hospital.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Farmer appeals over hay barn plan refusal
A FARM owner who wants to rebuild a barn to hold straw and hay has been told by planners that because he doesn't produce enough of the bales locally the barn must go altogether.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Pub ruling "harsh" says landlord
A PUB landlord says a ruling preventing his wife from being able to run the bar after being unable to download CCTV footage of a violent assault outside their premises is "harsh".
Cyclists taking part in a Wiggle cycling event in the New Forest
That is the claim being made by campaigners in the New Forest following the latest mass cycling event to be held in the area.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Coming to a standstill for heroes
VILLAGES and towns across the New Forest came to a standstill on Sunday as thousands of people paid tribute to the county's fallen heroes.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Chance to quiz police chief over station closure in Fordingbridge
RESIDENTS can quiz Hampshire's crime chief Simon Hayes about the impending closure of Fordingbridge police station at a special meeting at the town hall tonight.