AN AMBER wildfire alert has been issued for both Hampshire and Dorset after a spell of "unseasonably" warm and dry weather is forecast.
HORDLE Primary School has held on to its ‘outstanding’ rating following an inspection last month during which pupils had recounted a “happy energy”.
A FIVE-YEAR delay in repairing wooden bridges in the New Forest is putting cyclists and other users in danger, according to a local group.
A NEW Forest school which appealed for help replacing a greenhouse which was smashed during Storm Eunice has been “overwhelmed” by the huge response.
RNLI Calshot has been able to welcome the public to tour its station for the first time since the pandemic forced the visits to be cancelled.
TRIBUTES have poured in for a popular homeless man who used to entertain visitors to Christchurch's Saxon Square.
A CHARITY which helps around 1,000 young people a year in the New Forest who suffer mental health issues is facing closure.
A CHANCE meeting on a bus led to 70 years of happy married life for John and Jean Harrison who have celebrated their platinum wedding anniversary.
A CONCERT for Ukraine featuring local singers and musicians received such a huge show of support the venue had to be changed.
A PENSIONER who hanged himself before going on trial for the attempted murder of his girlfriend may have been suffering from “temporary insanity”.
A NEW Forest doctor has been praised by Boris Johnson for leading a mercy mission to fly child cancer patients from Ukraine to Britain for treatment.
DOG mess left at Hengistbury Head will be sprayed with red chalk paint to remind pet owners to clean up after their animals.
TWIN brothers who only passed their driving test eight months ago completed a mercy mission to Poland to help Ukrainian refugees.
NEW parking restrictions making nearly every coastal road between Friars Cliff and Mudeford a “no parking zone” could be in operation by the summer.
A LEAKY roof helped uncover a treasure trove of religious artwork hidden beneath a painted parish church wall for over 100 years.
LYMINGTON sailor Les Powles, who sailed single handily around the world three times, has died at the age of 96.
HOW a Forest hotel has managed to dramatically climb the ranks on Tripadvisor after new owners took over is perfectly illustrated by a jar of honey.
BORN one of premature twins who were not expected to survive, Jack Gittoes went on to live for 84 years becoming a talented electronics engineer.
A PLAN by a New Forest village to plant a dozen trees to celebrate the Queen’s platinum jubilee in the summer has been scuppered by the verderers.
PLANS have been resubmitted to turn outbuildings into commercial units on a former chicken farm in Burley.