A PLAN to allow six “self-build” starter homes on the site of a former turkey farm in the greenbelt has sparked objections in Hordle.
WORK is due to start in early January on refurbishing the toilets at Lymington quay following the abandonment of a controversial £1.2m replacement.
A WOMAN from Lymington who continued cycling until the age of 98 has just celebrated her 105th birthday.
A HOST of festive parcels containing Christmas goodies will be given to 600 struggling families thanks to the New Forest Basics Bank.
A FORMER Lymington lifeboatman has died at the age of 59 after a valiant battle against cancer, during which he raised £3,000 for charity.
A FORMER Wellworthy’s apprentice and lifelong supporter of Hampshire County Cricket Club has celebrated his 100th birthday.
A CHRISTMAS horse parade around Hordle this year was extra special for organiser Kelly Adam.
DOODLES by celebrities including Ant & Dec, Brian May and Harry Redknapp have been transformed into mini artworks to raise funds for Macmillan.
IT IS tempting at Christmas to want to treat your pet to a few festive goodies, but the RSPCA is warning that some can be lethal to dogs.
A VOLUNTEER has become one of only 50 in the UK to be royally recognised for his “exceptional dedication” to the Duke of Edinburgh Award.
A £1M shipping simulator that is so realistic it can cause sea sickness has been donated to Brockenhurst College to train merchant navy students.
A DEVELOPER has submitted plans to convert a failed commercial development near Hyde into nine cottages.
AN OFFICIAL complaint has been made to Dorset Police after they refused to send officers to arrest a suspect who left two girls cowering in fear.
In 2015 Wing Commander Mike Sutton led 1 (fighter) Squadron into battle across the badlands of Iraq - his fighting machine the legendary Typhoon.
A FORMER military police officer has donated two lifesaving bleed-control kits to pubs in Lymington following the fatal stabbing of Max Maguire.
STORM Barra battered coastal towns and villages with huge waves and high tides causing flooding in Christchurch, Milford, and Lymington.
A FATHER has hit out at police after revealing how he reported his son missing only to discover officers had found his body four hours earlier.
DAME Esther Rantzen has hailed a Barton widower who inspired her to set up a loneliness charity after he died a few days short of his 100th birthday.
A HOARD of ancient coins found buried in the New Forest has been described as one of the “most important historical and archaeological” local finds.
It is already one of the stars of Lymington High Street but now The Solent Cellar wine merchants have achieved fame in a novel by Helen McGinn.