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Residents urged to help set crime-fighting agenda
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.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
City hotel could be turned into student housing and cinema
ONE of Southampton 's best-known hotels could be shut down and turned into posh student digs and a cinema .
Cyclist in hit-and-run crash
The 24-year-old, from Southampton , was travelling along Allington Lane, between Fair Oak and West End , when the collision with a black car happened.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Arson probe as more than 40 grass fires break out
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.
Residents fighting for a say over port plans
Campaigners calling for residents to be consulted over the future of Marchwood Military Port are taking their fight to Downing Street.
VIDEO: Arrest after tempers flare as Gaza protest
OLICE had to keep rival protesters apart as hundreds took to the streets in Southampton over the escalating crisis in war-torn Gaza.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Generous Daily Echo readers donate 107 boxes of cat food
THANK you. That is the message from staff at the Southampton Blue Cross after a flood of food donations met their plea for help with a growing numbers of kittens.
VOLUNTEERS rolled up their sleeves to overhaul the garden of a young Southampton girl.
The family of ten-year-old Cariad Howat, who has spinal muscular atrophy , were delighted when volunteers from the Well Child organisation transformed their garden in Thornhill Park Road.
Friendly rivalry across Hampshire as England take on India
TODAY's Test match between England and India means divided loyalties for many in Southampton with some supporting the country of their family's heritage while others are paid-up members of the Barmy Army.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Cook brushes aside Pietersen call to quit England captaincy
Comments: 0 Online news: Sports Writer: AFP - + SOUTHAMPTON - Alastair Cook shrugged off calls from Kevin Pietersen to resign as England captain ahead of the third Test against India at Southampton.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Motorcycling: Rider's Triumph of human spirit
IT'S not every motorcyclist who gets to go for a drink with Professor Stephen Hawking, the theoretical physicist and director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge, but that's where Mark Bowers found himself on his trip round the British Isles.
Doctors demand filming of Immigration Street is scrapped over health fears
HEALTH chiefs have slammed the filming of a controversial documentary TV series in Southampton over fears for the health of vulnerable residents.
Summer getaway begins as travellers are warned about possible delays
That is the message from traffic experts as millions are expected to cram on to roads across the country as they head off on their holidays.
a Teenage girl has been quizzed by police following a series of drugs raids across Southampton.
A 16-year-old girl was interviewed in relation to a quantity of amphetamine and is continuing to help officers with their enquiries.
Park memorial for young dad killed in car crash
Now Southampton's Olympic diver Pete Waterfield will unveil a memorial bench in Mansel Park ahead of the Stevey J Memorial Day on Saturday.
Cleared: Tests prove man who confessed to murder is actually innocent
Jamie Nicholson has been behind bars since telling detectives he had killed Belinda Dalby during a night of passion at his flat last month.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Payday loan firms vow to review how arrears of dead customers are handled
PAYDAY loan bosses have pledged a major review of how they handle the accounts of deceased customers after a Hampshire grandad was relentlessly pursued for thousands of pounds of cash after his death.
Thieves steal gold diamond rings worth A 18,000 from Southampton home
THIEVES have stolen two distinctive gold diamond rings worth A 18,000 from a Hampshire home after a window was left open overnight.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Red Funnel terminal at Town Quay in Southampton.
EXTRA sailings will be put on by ferry firm Red Funnel as more people travel to and from the Isle of Wight this summer.