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  1. One man arrested after two couples hurt in early morning assaults in New MiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    POLICE have arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with two assaults in New Milton in the early hours of Saturday morning. Just two hours later a second couple were attacked on Ashley Common Road at the junction to Poplar Road.

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  2. Portland Coastguard begins moving operations to Fareham marking end of an eraRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    Portland Coastguard's harbourside station starts shifting operations to Hampshire and will be complete by the end of the week. From today, the National Maritime Operation Centre will be taking over responsibility from Portland coastguard station, a spokesman for the Maritime and Coastguard Agency said.

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  3. Arbuthnot calls for planning reformRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    REFORM planning laws - that was the message from the MP for North East Hampshire ahead of a visit to Hart by the planning minister. James Arbuthnot MP spoke to his Conservative colleague Brandon Lewis to highlight issues facing Hart District Council in the production of a new Local Plan.

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  4. Hard work doesn't get job done for SholingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    BOSS Dave Fear praised his team's work ethic but, for all their industry, Sholing failed to progress beyond the first qualifying round of the FA Cup . Although the Boatmen acquitted themselves well against higher league opposition, they couldn't atone for the early lack of concentration that handed Chippenham a 1-0 victory at Portsmouth Road.

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  5. No. 7 RedStorm blank Cougars, 2-0Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

    Luiz Filho and Callum Cobb scored second half goals just over two minutes apart to lift the University of Rio Grande to a 2-0 win over Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Saturday night, in non-conference men's soccer action at Evan E. Davis Field. Filho, a junior forward from Sao Paulo, Brazil and the nation's leading scorer last season, scored his goal of the 2014 campaign off an assist from sophomore forward Willian Paulino at the 61:16 mark of the contest to snap a scoreless tie.

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  6. A 160k grant awarded to councils for joint planning systemRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    Cllr Ray Nottage, leader of Christchurch council, said: "It's very encouraging to see that central government has recognised the innovation that we are introducing to our ways of working and welcome the support that the award gives." Cllr Ian Monks, Leader of East Dorset District Council , added: "This funding will ensure that we move forward in a positive way."

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  7. More support for heritage lineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    SUPPORT for a military railway track which operates between Andover and Ludgershall to become a heritage line is gathering steam. Speaking at Andover Town Council's meeting last Thursday Councillor David Drew said that the support of two MP heavyweights gave a lot of sway to the initiative.

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  8. Flooks off as Totton bow out of FA CupRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    THE writing was on the wall for AFC Totton before Saturday's FA Cup tie against Swindon Supermarine had even kicked off. You couldn't help but suspect a tough afternoon lay ahead for the Stags when Liam Gilbert, their driving midfield force, swapped his boots for dark sunglasses having taken a poke in the eye at North Leigh in midweek.

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  9. Councils rapped for under-achievement of county's poorest pupilsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    EDUCATION chiefs across Hampshire have been rapped by a Government minister for "the poor achievement of their most disadvantaged pupils". Both Southampton and Hampshire are among local authorities to receive stern letters amid concern over the stubborn attainment gap between children from wealthy and struggling backgrounds.

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  10. Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council launch litter crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    PEOPLE who ignore bins and drop their rubbish on the street will be given on the spot fines in a crackdown by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council . Community Safety Patrol Officers are to start issuing fixed penalty notices of A 75 to anyone they see littering, in a new tougher approach following improvements to the Top of The Town and Market Square.

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  11. Thieves stole 18,000 worth of fuelRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    TWO serial thieves who embarked on a "professional piece of criminality" to steal thousands of pounds worth of fuel from businesses across the country have been jailed. Duo Darren Wain and Mark McWilliams travelled across the south, using their tried and tested method to steal fuel cards from lorries and using them to buy almost 18,000 worth of diesel .

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  12. Two couples hurt in early morning attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    A MAN was struck with a glass bottle and his girlfriend was punched in the head in one of two violent attacks in New Milton in the early hours of Saturday morning. Police say the victims, who were walking home from the Rydal pub, were one of two couples assaulted in the town in the space of just two hours.

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  13. Tadley Calleva maintain unbeaten league startRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    TADLEY Calleva warmed-up for their trip to the Soccer AM Stadium to face Basingstoke Town in the Hampshire Senior Cup tomorrow night, with a 4-1 victory over Hythe and Dibden. A brace from Brett Denham and single strikes from Mario Nurse and Adam Alliston maintained Tadley good start to their Wessex League Division One campaign.

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  14. A 5,000 boost for ten Top of the Town tradersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    TEN Top of the Town traders have each received a A 5,000 boost to give the front of their buildings a facelift - thanks to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council 's new Shop Front Grant Scheme. Launched earlier this year, the A 40,000 council fund has now been awarded to businesses with buildings that face on to the main streets - London Street, Winchester Street, Church Street, Winton Square, Cross Street, Wote Street and Market Place - to improve their appearance.

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  15. Fundraising fun horse ride to take place at Chawton House Library at the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    CHAWTON House Library is hosting its first horse fun ride across six miles of normally restricted farmland on the Chawton estate to raise money for the upkeep and training of five heavy horses that work the land. More than 100 riders have already signed up for the event on Sunday, 21 September, which runs from 10am to 4pm.

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  16. Man pleads guilty to raping a woman in Tilehurst in 1988Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Get Reading

    A 54-year-old man pleaded guilty today to raping an 18-year-old woman in 1988 and will be sentenced by Reading Crown Court in November. Judge Johannah Cutts adjourned the case of Jimmy Dyer, also known as Gary Dyer, of St George's Street, Northampton, for psychological and social care reports.

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  17. New A 200k skateboard park to be built after planners give go-aheadRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    Civic chiefs have approved an application to replace an existing skatepark that occupies part of the recreation ground in Whitefield Road, New Milton . It comes just weeks after council bosses in neighbouring Lymington were given permission to borrow A 100,000 towards the cost of a similar facility.

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  18. One man arrested after two couples hurt in early morning assaults in New MiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    POLICE have arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with two assaults in New Milton in the early hours of Saturday morning. Just two hours later a second couple were attacked on Ashley Common Road at the junction to Poplar Road.

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  19. UPDATED: Missing Crowthorne teenager foundRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bracknell News

    Jade Thomas, 15, was reported missing from her home in Bramley Grove and had been last seen at 8.45pm getting on a train in Aldershot. However, she was found safe and well this afternoon. Police would like to thank the public, press and everyone who helped with the search.

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  20. Public exhibition to be held next week on Black Dam roundabout improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    A PUBLIC exhibition to showcase plans for a new multi-million pound scheme to transform a busy Basingstoke roundabout will take place next week. As previously reported by The Gazette , the redevelopment of Black Dam roundabout was announced by the Government in 2012, as part of its national Pinch Point Programme, after the Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership, involving representatives from private and public sector organisations from north Hampshire and Surrey, submitted a bid for the cash.

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