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  1. Support gratitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    Sir.-We would like to thank everyone across Basingstoke and Deane who voted for the Green Party in the local elections. We received an average of over five per cent of the vote in the six wards where we stood candidates.

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  2. Playful dolphins put on a stunning show for father and son off ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bournemouth Echo

    Kimbal Furmidge and his 15-year-old son Billy had ventured out on their boat hoping to catch some mackerel. Instead they came across a huge pod of dolphins splashing in and out of the water at Christchurch Bay last weekend.

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  3. Street lights across Hampshire are upgraded in A 225m projectRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hayling Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. MORE than 150,000 street lights, illuminated signs and bollards have been replaced or upgraded across Hampshire in the biggest private finance initiative in the country.

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  4. Hampshire police chief Simon Hayes rules out taking action over Portsmouth naked cycle rideRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Portsmouth Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. HAMPSHIRE'S crime commissioner Simon Hayes says it is unlikely police will impose restrictions on Portsmouth's naked cycle ride.

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  5. Youngsters aim to beat bullies with the power of music at fundraiserRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Portsmouth Today

    TALENTED young people will be facing their fears and taking to the stage to sing in front of hundreds of people. All of those singing at the show, at the Golden Lion, Bedhampton, have suffered bullying.

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  6. 'Running will help me to say thanks to nurses'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Portsmouth Today

    So the 32-year-old is determined to raise as much money as she can for the cancer charity Macmillan by taking part in the Morrisons Great South Run. When they were 18, Lisa's twin sister Louisa was diagnosed with bone cancer and had to have a leg amputated above the knee.

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  7. Vigilante jailed for revenge attack on 18-year-old victimRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Portsmouth Today

    Jordan Kelly, 20, of Queen Street, Portsmouth, who has been sent to a young offenders' institute after forcing a victim to strip naked and jump in a freezing river Twisted Jordan Kelly forced his terrified victim to endure a sick series of events before eventually throwing him naked into a freezing river in a revenge attack, a court heard. The 20-year-old decided to take the law into his own hands when he sought revenge for the victim allegedly taking a bicycle from his neighbour, a crime that was never reported to police.

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  8. Councils could join forces to get more devolved powersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Portsmouth Today

    The leaders of Portsmouth, Hampshire, West Sussex and Southampton councils are in discussions about joining forces to take advantage of government proposals to allow them more control over planning, highways, further education and health. It follows the government's announcement that the Greater Manchester Combined Authority is to receive greater powers - including control of health services.

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  9. Scout group in Portchester gets A 20k boostRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Portsmouth Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The 3rd Portchester Scout Group, which meets at Cobham Hall in White Hart Lane, was successful in its bid for cash from Fareham Borough Council.

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  10. Tories to drop plans for new boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Echo

    David Cameron is poised to abandon a pledge to cut the number of constituencies across the UK by 50, because his small majority makes backbench opposition too risky. The proposal - blocked by the Liberal Democrats in the last parliament - would probably have cut the number of seats in Hampshire, Southampton and Portsmouth from 18 to 17. An original Boundary Commission blueprint would have joined Romsey with the New Forest East constituency and transferred large parts of New Forest East, including Lyndhurst , into the New Forest West seat.

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  11. Kingsclere Quails are still topRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    KINGSCLERE Quails continue to head Division One of the Whitchurch League following their substantial 64-32 win over Marnell Blues. Littleton Leopards blunted the progress of Howard Park A taking all five points with a score 55-38, to move into second ahead and Basingstoke Town 's Spades are third place having trashed Oakley A 72-42.

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  12. a Tadley charity got the royal seal of approval during a visit last week.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    The 68-year-old, who is a first cousin of The Queen and patron of the charity, officially opened a new extension to the property where the charity provides specialist support to people with sight loss and multiple disabilities to enable them to develop and make the choices they want. The then Mayor and Mayoress of Basingstoke and Deane , Councillor Roger Gardiner and wife Tricia, the Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire Nigel Atkinson, SeeAbility chief executive David Scott-Ralphs and the chairman of trustees James Deeley welcomed the Duchess to the facility.

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  13. Reading Bridge closure: work going well says councilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Get Reading

    The first week of the two-week closure is now complete and there are high hopes that traffic delays experienced this week will be a little less severe next week as it is half-term. Anna Fowler, spokeswoman for Reading Borough Council, said: "Everything has been going to plan.

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  14. 17 things to do with the kids in Dorset during half-termRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    Looking for ways to keep the children entertained over the half-term holiday? then here are some ideas for next week. If you're looking for something to keep you busy over the bank holiday weekend, then you can find suggestions in our round-up here The Met Office says Monday will be mainly dry, Tuesday will be cloudy, Wednesday will see sunny intervals developing after a cloudy start, while Thursday could be unsettled.

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  15. REVEALED: More than 100 jobs at risk in sweeping cuts to Hampshire fire serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    MORE than 100 frontline jobs could be slashed from fire stations across Hampshire under sweeping government cuts, the Daily Echo can reveal. Proposals to axe firefighters and vehicles would put the public at risk, with higher response times and less cover in emergencies, a whistleblower has warned.

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  16. On this day: Aston Villa goalkeeping coach performed European heroicsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcTamworth

    Aston Villa's current goalkeeping coach Tony Parks, then of Tottenham, was the penalty shoot-out victor in 1984 against Anderlecht Not strictly the case, of course, as we look back at Parks' heroics for Tottenham, in the 1984 UEFA Cup Final. It's 31 years to the day that Aston Villa's current goalkeeper coach saved two spot-kicks in a penalty shoot-out that eventually saw Spurs record their greatest ever European triumph.

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  17. Poker player hoping for winning Vegas handRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Henley Standard

    A PUB poker player from Henley is off to the brights lights of Las Vegas to compete in a tournament with thousands of pounds in prize money. Brant Harrison, 62, will swap the bar of the Saracens Head pub in Greys Road for the American entertainment capital when he and 99 other British qualifiers are flown out on Wednesday.

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  18. British Pastor 'Humbled' By The Love She Got After Telling Her Congregation She Is HIV-PositiveRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Switched

    A British pastor took the brave step of telling her congregation that she was HIV-positive -- and got what she called a "humbling" response from her loving flock. Rev. Hayley Young, a 28-year-old minister at Hayling Island Baptist Church, told HuffPost she contracted HIV during an attack.

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  19. T20 Blast round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Ravi Bopara took two wickets and struck a match-winning 81 not out to help Essex past Glamorgan at Cardiff for their first win in this year's NatWest T20 Blast. The all-rounder returned from IPL duty to stake his claim for a place in England's ODI side this summer with an impressive performance - his 2-25 helping Shaun Tait restrict the Welsh side to 144-8 from their 20 overs.

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  20. Election messagesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    We would also like to thank all of you who completed the survey that was distributed throughout Winton from October last year, this has helped us to plan for the future. WE WOULD like to say a very special thank you to all those residents of Millway ward who supported us by voting for us to be their elected councillors and a huge thank you to everyone in Millway who spoke with us on the doorstep and took time to vote on May 7. To the many people tirelessly helping us with our campaign, not forgetting the borough council electoral services who counted general, borough and parish ballot papers, for whom May 7 was surely their "longest day", thank you all.

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