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Andy Sherwood

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Andy Sherwood began at the A&T as a reporter and is now the news editor, in charge of all editorial output. He has lived locally for many years and has three children.

16 years’ jail for former New Forest man who brutally raped woman in park

A FORMER New Forest man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for the brutal rape of a woman as she walked through a park. Luke West (29) was found guilty by a jury...

Land swap deal urged for safety work at notorious Forest blackspot

THE verderers are being urged to agree a land swap deal to clear the way for major safety work at a notorious New Forest junction where there have been two fatal accidents. Hampshire County Council...

Village inn and golf club on the market for £4 million

A HISTORIC New Forest golf club and village inn have been put up for sale with a £4m price tag. The Grade 2 listed Bell Inn at Brook has been owned by the Crosthwaite-Eyre family...
coronavirus deaths map

Updated local coronavirus deaths map – check your area

 THIS updated interactive map, enabling residents to see the number of coronavirus deaths in their area, shows New Milton with the highest total locally. The map, produced by the Office for National Statistics, lists the...

Local Travis Perkins branches under threat as firm set to close 165 outlets and...

BUILDERS merchant Travis Perkins, which has outlets in Christchurch, New Milton, Ringwood and Lymington, is set to close 165 branches due to a dramatic downturn in trade despite lockdown measures easing. The news comes as...

Jobs at New Forest hotel under threat as owner may cut 1,800 roles across...

THE company which owns Elmers Court hotel and resort at Lymington could shed hundreds of staff in the wake of the hospitality industry shutdown during the coronavirus pandemic. Macdonald Hotels Group, which has 31 hotels...
Alan Girling

Alan Girling: Property developer, chartered surveyor and farmer

RETIRED property developer and farmer Alan Girling has died aged 80 after a long illness. He was born on the Isle of Wight in March 1939 to Victor and Olive who lived in Newport. His...
Police

Children targeted in spate of Lymington street robberies

FOUR people have been arrested following a spate of street robberies in the Lymington area. Three incidents are said to have taken place between 8.30pm and 9.30pm last Tuesday. Police say the first one is being...
Ivor Johnston

Dr Ivor Johnston: Much-loved Lymington GP with personality and humour

MUCH-LOVED loved Lymington GP for four decades, Dr Ivor Johnston, has died after battling cancer, aged 85. Born in Manchester in 1934, he grew up in the Wallasey area of Liverpool where his father was...
Christchurch mayor

New mayor takes the reins as Christchurch Town Council takes shape

THE last mayor of the now defunct Christchurch Borough Council has been named as the first mayor of the new town council. Cllr Lesley Dedman was unanimously elected to the position at the first annual...
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