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Letters: Can you help New Milton Stroke Group?

SIR – Since the start of the new year, the New Milton Stroke Group has been unexpectedly hit with the loss of three voluntary helpers, which is throwing a heavy burden on those still...

Letters: Cycling a bumpy road towards pothole justice

SIR – Whilst cycling along Cliff Road from Milford-on-Sea towards Barton last July, I encountered a pothole (well I thought it was a pothole) that caused a puncture, resulting in me coming off my...
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Letters: In defence of Christchurch’s ‘well-respected’ MP Sir Chris Chope

SIR – I find it quite distasteful that a bunch of soon-to-be redundant Christchurch councillors, who spend their collective time trying to install a million pound pedestrian crossing where it is patently not needed,...

Letters: I would travel without train guard to keep service running

SIR – After two years of disruption I read that the RMT union is once more to ballot its members for industrial action over the question of guards on trains. I believe that most people...

Letters: New Forest commoning is a round-the-clock commitment

SIR – Recent letters have revealed some misunderstanding of how the New Forest grazed landscape is managed, and how the commoning system upon which it depends works in practice. Commoning is a vocational activity. Commoners...

Letters: Lymington’s Sir Harry Burrard Neale is no hero to me

SIR – About one year ago the people of Lymington and Pennington were told by our town council that no public money would be spent on the refurbishment of the Burrard Neale memorial monument. Up...

Letters: Disguise speed cameras as New Forest ponies to catch drivers

SIR – Being born and raised in the New Forest (Brockenhurst) some 70 years ago and never moving away from the area, it seems to me you are brought up with all the wildlife,...

Letters: It’s time to monitor our precious New Forest diversity

SIR – Recently you have published articles reflecting personal and television views about the New Forest. For such an important area it would be invaluable to have a New Forest bio-diversity group which could provide...

Letters: Could new roundabout tackle pollution problem at Lyndhurst?

SIR – I write in response to a letter in the 28th December edition which deplored poor air quality in Lyndhurst, due to traffic congestion. I have travelled for many years between Brockenhurst and Southampton, enduring...

Letters: Help for New Forest Basics Bank is essential

SIR – New Forest Basics Bank food bank would like to express our gratitude to all who have so generously donated produce and financial donations, given of their time and supported them throughout 2018. As...
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