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Letter: Going to Lymington market is like being in a football crowd

SIR – I had the misfortune to visit Lymington market on Saturday 5th September, and was appalled at the crazy situation. For some strange reason the council have decided to have the market on only...

Letter: Reintroduction of species in the New Forest is catastrophic for other wildlife

SIR – Since the national park and various conservation groups have taken over the running of the New Forest, things seem to have deteriorated in many areas – one being the reintroduction of goshawks...

Letter: Why are so many discarded highways signs littering our national park?

SIR – Recently with a friend of mine I did a litter-pick along a local main road. It is a lovely road through the middle of the national park and we had both become fed...

Letter: Disputing power station claims of an ‘expert’

SIR – I write in response to Dr Langford’s letter, ‘We will regret closing our fossil-fuel power stations’ (Letters, 4th September). Dr Langford concludes his letter by berating politicians for not understanding science, yet in...
Fawley power station

Letter: We will regret closing our fossil-fuel power stations

SIR – I was amused by an article in the national press about the power industry having to bring back one of our lovely coal-fired power stations into operation at Ratcliffe-on-Soar in Nottinghamshire. The reason...

Letter: Understand the numbers to avoid panic

SIR – I could be a concert pianist. I have all my digits and senses. But approaching 70 with no musical experience or ability, it is unlikely – unlikely as in 10-million to one. So...
Milford library

Letters: Start of a new era for Milford community library

SIR - Through your newspaper, many readers will now be aware that Hampshire County Council has decided to withdraw its support from Milford community library. Having had quite a few discussions with Hampshire Library Service...
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Letters: Sea defences not enough to tackle climate change

SIR - Last week's report that New Forest District Council is meeting the £1.5m Phase 1 repair costs to the sea wall at the base of Milford's cliff is very welcome. The immediate safety...

Letters: Blame Downing Street, not our council, for Covid confusion

SIR – As the organiser of the annual Lymington Seafood Festival, I would like to respond to and clarify the current government guidance relating to ‘live performance’ and whether it is correct to allow...

Letter: Bizarre brass band behaviour

SIR – Thank you for highlighting the band brassed off by the ban (A&T, 14th August). I agree with the brass band of Lymington as this is bizarre behaviour by Lymington and Pennington Town Council who...
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