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A reporter with the A&T since 2005, Chris March covers New Milton Town Council and writes about some of the crimes, road accidents and fires that take place across the New Forest and Christchurch.

Pilot boasts ‘textbook landing’ after emergency put-down in New Forest

IT was on a wing and a prayer that a pilot escaped unhurt after being forced to make an emergency landing in a remote part of the New Forest when the engine of his...
Barton cliffs

Horrified bystanders intervene as dog fatally savages deer near clifftop

A DOG on a clifftop walk chased and fatally wounded a deer at Barton while the pet’s owners made no effort to stop the horrific attack. Members of the public rushed to help when they...

Police suspect arson after fire rips through van dealership

ARSON has been blamed for a fire that ripped through a workshop at a used van dealership in Cadnam on Sunday afternoon. About 40 firefighters battled to contain the emergency in response to a call-out...
Lyndhurst cat rescue

Second rooftop rescue leaves Jaffa the cat with seven lives left

A CAT needed to be rescued by firefighters after becoming stranded on the roof of a Lyndhurst home for the second time in weeks. The alarm was raised around 12.45pm on Saturday, with reports ginger...

Spate of New Forest blazes sparks wildfire warning to youngsters

A SPATE of New Forest blazes thought to have been started by youths has prompted police to urge parents to pass on a warning to their children of the dangers of causing a wildfire. Firefighters...

Fly-tip ‘blight’ takes three days and £4,000 to clear up

A MAJOR operation to clear a large fly-tip in Calshot, which included a haul of white goods, cost £4,000 in taxpayers’ money. The dump on land to the rear of Tristan Close has only recently...

Man sought after shoplift suspect spat at store worker

POLICE have released an image of a man they want to trace after a Sainsbury's staff member was assaulted when she confronted a shoplifter in Ringwood. A man was seen leaving the store in Meeting...

Devastating wildfires spark call for public to help stop the blazes

A RECENT spate of devastating wildfires across the New Forest has sparked a call for people to do their bit to help stop more breaking out. Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) and Forestry England...

Two-skip driver rapped by vehicle agency for petrol station crunch

“A VERY poor effort by the driver.” This was the verdict of a motoring regulator after a lorry carrying two stacked skips became jammed under a petrol station forecourt roof. As a result of the mishap...

Pensioner accused of making over 650 indecent photos of children

A PENSIONER accused of making hundreds of indecent photos of children is to have his case heard at crown court. Roger Gray (70), of Heather Grange, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, is alleged to have had a...
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