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Obituary: Chris Ball – famed carp fisherman from New Milton

14 September 2023
Obituary: Chris Ball – famed carp fisherman from New Milton

Obituary: Chris Ball – famed carp fisherman from New Milton

14 September 2023

A record-breaking former president of the Carp Society who entered the ‘Carp Hall of Fame’ has died at the age of 77 after a short illness.


Reopening nursery cafe goes back to its roots with traditional dishes

14 September 2023
Reopening nursery cafe goes back to its roots with traditional dishes

Reopening nursery cafe goes back to its roots with traditional dishes

14 September 2023

Mabel’s restaurant at Shallowmead Nurseries in Boldre is set to reopen with a new management team.


From Our Files: Hunter gatherer, Forest notice ‘too polite’, first sex shop open

14 September 2023
From Our Files: Hunter gatherer, Forest notice ‘too polite’, first sex shop open

From Our Files: Hunter gatherer, Forest notice ‘too polite’, first sex shop open

14 September 2023

Making the A&T headlines 25, 50 and 75 years ago.


Holiday park axes plans for music stage after outrage from residents

08 September 2023
Holiday park axes plans for music stage after outrage from residents

Holiday park axes plans for music stage after outrage from residents

08 September 2023

A Milford holiday park has resubmitted plans for a new entertainment area after axing a previous application in the wake of a furious backlash.


Cheers! Fancy dress Royal British Legion members visit town pubs and raise hundreds

08 September 2023
Cheers! Fancy dress Royal British Legion members visit town pubs and raise hundreds

Cheers! Fancy dress Royal British Legion members visit town pubs and raise hundreds

08 September 2023

A group of Royal British Legion members in Lymington raised £550 for the organisation’s annual Poppy Appeal by visiting every pub in the town.


Bagpiper serenades Milford rest home resident on her 105th birthday

07 September 2023
Bagpiper serenades Milford rest home resident on her 105th birthday

Bagpiper serenades Milford rest home resident on her 105th birthday

07 September 2023

A bagpiper serenaded Hillyfield rest home resident Anne Harnett on her 105th birthday.


‘Moving’ performances from autistic youngsters at packed school talent show

07 September 2023
‘Moving’ performances from autistic youngsters at packed school talent show

‘Moving’ performances from autistic youngsters at packed school talent show

07 September 2023

‘Moving’ performances were put on for a packed audience during a talent show staged by a specialist autism school.


Seven-year-old Millie donates 21 inches of her hair to child wigs charity

07 September 2023
Seven-year-old Millie donates 21 inches of her hair to child wigs charity

Seven-year-old Millie donates 21 inches of her hair to child wigs charity

07 September 2023

A seven-year-old who donated 21 inches of her hair to the Little Princess Trust which makes wigs for children with no hair has raised more than £400.


Military from Australia, US and Canada attend memorial at New Forest WW2 airfield

07 September 2023
Military from Australia, US and Canada attend memorial at New Forest WW2 airfield

Military from Australia, US and Canada attend memorial at New Forest WW2 airfield

07 September 2023

An annual memorial has been held to honour the servicemen and women who worked at the 12 airfields in the New Forest during the Second World War.


Woodland development row – claims that otters and badgers use site ‘utter fantasy’, says developer

07 September 2023
Woodland development row – claims that otters and badgers use site ‘utter fantasy’, says developer

Woodland development row – claims that otters and badgers use site ‘utter fantasy’, says developer

07 September 2023

Claims that otters and badgers use woodland in Highcliffe at the centre of a planning row have been described as “utter fantasy” by the developer.

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Forest village litter pickers collect 10 tonnes of rubbish in four years

05 September 2023
Forest village litter pickers collect 10 tonnes of rubbish in four years

Forest village litter pickers collect 10 tonnes of rubbish in four years

05 September 2023

Ten tonnes of litter has been collected by a Forest litter picking group over the last four years – enough to fill more than 2,500 large bin bags.


Plans for four-storey clifftop flats are thrown out

04 September 2023
Plans for four-storey clifftop flats are thrown out

Plans for four-storey clifftop flats are thrown out

04 September 2023

Controversial plans to demolish two clifftop houses and replace them with a four-storey block of flats have been thrown out by BCP Council.

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Rain will not dampen ‘exciting’ Bournemouth Air Festival

31 August 2023
Rain will not dampen ‘exciting’ Bournemouth Air Festival

Rain will not dampen ‘exciting’ Bournemouth Air Festival

31 August 2023

Organisers have promised rain won’t stop play as far as the Bournemouth Air Festival is concerned, although it may temper some performances.


From our Files: Expensive bidding wars...long walk to long drop...millennium bug

31 August 2023
From our Files: Expensive bidding wars...long walk to long drop...millennium bug

From our Files: Expensive bidding wars...long walk to long drop...millennium bug

31 August 2023

What was making the headlines in the A&T 25, 50 and 75 years ago.


£3.4m boost for football facilities set to help future Lionesses

31 August 2023
£3.4m boost for football facilities set to help future Lionesses

£3.4m boost for football facilities set to help future Lionesses

31 August 2023

A £3.4million project to improve football facilities in Ringwood will see “new opportunities” offered to women and girls football.


Vintage Barbie stolen from charity store

31 August 2023
Vintage Barbie stolen from charity store

Vintage Barbie stolen from charity store

31 August 2023

Charity shop staff were saddened after thieves took vintage Barbie worth £70 from a window display.


Wildlife expert Chris Packham at centre of police probe for sniffing goshawk

30 August 2023
Wildlife expert Chris Packham at centre of police probe for sniffing goshawk

Wildlife expert Chris Packham at centre of police probe for sniffing goshawk

30 August 2023

Wildlife expert Chris Packham has been reported to police for sniffing a goshawk during the filming of a TV show.

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Christchurch residents to have say on electric vehicle charging points

29 August 2023
Christchurch residents to have say on electric vehicle charging points

Christchurch residents to have say on electric vehicle charging points

29 August 2023

Residents of Christchurch are being asked where they would like to see electric vehicle points installed in the town.


Fundraiser walking from France to Spain in mum’s memory

29 August 2023
Fundraiser walking from France to Spain in mum’s memory

Fundraiser walking from France to Spain in mum’s memory

29 August 2023

A devoted son is walking from France to Spain to raise money for Southampton hospitals charity in memory of his mum.


Toddlers group closes after 18 years

24 August 2023
Toddlers group closes after 18 years

Toddlers group closes after 18 years

24 August 2023

A Highcliffe parents and toddler group which has been going for 18 years has closed after the owner decided to retire.


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