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New shops and takeaway opposed over competition fears

26 February 2020
New shops and takeaway opposed over competition fears

New shops and takeaway opposed over competition fears

26 February 2020

Hills of Lymington on Milford Road, Pennington PLANS to replace a car showroom in Pennington with a new convenience store and takeaway are being opposed…


Icy conditions to hit morning rush hour, warns Met Office

25 February 2020
Icy conditions to hit morning rush hour, warns Met Office

Icy conditions to hit morning rush hour, warns Met Office

25 February 2020

Icy conditions are expected until about 10am on Wednesday (tomorrow) (Photo: stock image) ICY conditions will hit the rush hour in the New Forest and…


Photographers and filmmakers zoom in on new studio open day

25 February 2020
Photographers and filmmakers zoom in on new studio open day

Photographers and filmmakers zoom in on new studio open day

25 February 2020

The first shoot at HiveStudios New Milton was a music video by Emma B ONE of the newest photography studios in the south is throwing open its doors to…


Councillors clash as New Forest council tax bill agreed

25 February 2020
Councillors clash as New Forest council tax bill agreed

Councillors clash as New Forest council tax bill agreed

25 February 2020

New Forest District Council's Appletree Court HQ in Lyndhurst THE annual council tax will rise by £71 in April to hit just over £1,836 for an average…


Wet wood sales ban could hit smaller log dealers, warns supplier

24 February 2020
Wet wood sales ban could hit smaller log dealers, warns supplier

Wet wood sales ban could hit smaller log dealers, warns supplier

24 February 2020

There are 2.5-million wood-burners in UK homes, according to the Stove Industry Alliance (Photo: stock image) SMALLER log suppliers in the New Forest…


Four arrested on drugs offences after car pulled over

24 February 2020
Four arrested on drugs offences after car pulled over

Four arrested on drugs offences after car pulled over

24 February 2020

Police found wraps of brown and white powder, mobile phones and cash FOUR people were arrested on suspicion of drugs offences after police pulled over…


2,000 sign petition against leisure centres management 'privatisation'

23 February 2020
2,000 sign petition against leisure centres management 'privatisation'

2,000 sign petition against leisure centres management 'privatisation'

23 February 2020

Opponents to the scheme gathered at Lymington leisure centre to mark the petition MORE than 2,000 people have signed a petition opposing plans for a private…


Councillor defends backing policy that opened way for parking charges

21 February 2020
Councillor defends backing policy that opened way for parking charges

Councillor defends backing policy that opened way for parking charges

21 February 2020

Cllr Michael White represents Lymington and Boldre on Hampshire County Council A COUNCILLOR who spoke out against new parking charges on Lymington High…


Dead badger strung up at New Forest home of Chris Packham

21 February 2020
Dead badger strung up at New Forest home of Chris Packham

Dead badger strung up at New Forest home of Chris Packham

21 February 2020

The dead badger was strung up on the gate of Chris Packham's home in the New Forest (Photo: Chris Packham) A DEAD badger has been strung up at the New…


Driver (78) accused over death of grandmother in supermarket car park

20 February 2020
Driver (78) accused over death of grandmother in supermarket car park

Driver (78) accused over death of grandmother in supermarket car park

20 February 2020

The incident happened at Morrison’s, off Spruce Drive in Totton A 78-YEAR-OLD woman has appeared in court charged with causing death by dangerous driving…


Council 'hit teams' to speed up New Forest housebuilding

20 February 2020
Council 'hit teams' to speed up New Forest housebuilding

Council 'hit teams' to speed up New Forest housebuilding

20 February 2020

New Forest District Council's Appletree Court HQ in Lyndhurst NEW FOREST District Council has launched “hit teams” to speed up development after being…


Weekend bus replacements for emergency work on derailment damage

20 February 2020
Weekend bus replacements for emergency work on derailment damage

Weekend bus replacements for emergency work on derailment damage

20 February 2020

The temporary track laid at Eastleigh after damage caused by wagons derailing in January BUS replacement services will link Winchester to Brockenhurst…


South Western Railway boosts passenger compensation for strikes

19 February 2020
South Western Railway boosts passenger compensation for strikes

South Western Railway boosts passenger compensation for strikes

19 February 2020

Passengers on South Western Railway were hit by 27 days of strikes in December IMPROVED compensation is being offered by South Western Railway to passengers…


Residents spared the worst after call to evacuate park homes

18 February 2020
Residents spared the worst after call to evacuate park homes

Residents spared the worst after call to evacuate park homes

18 February 2020

The River Stour lapping at the edge of Iford Bridge Home Park on Monday 17th February RESIDENTS were spared serious flooding after they were advised to…


Fresh redevelopment plans unveiled for Lyndhurst Park Hotel

17 February 2020
Fresh redevelopment plans unveiled for Lyndhurst Park Hotel

Fresh redevelopment plans unveiled for Lyndhurst Park Hotel

17 February 2020

Part of the front elevation proposed for High Street, Lyndhurst NEW proposals have been unveiled for the redevelopment of Lyndhurst Park Hotel with 77…


Residents on flood alert as River Stour water levels rise

17 February 2020
Residents on flood alert as River Stour water levels rise

Residents on flood alert as River Stour water levels rise

17 February 2020

The River Stour rising near the Iford Bridge residential park URGENT flood warnings have been issued for an area of Christchurch beside the River Stour…


Storm Dennis causes weekend flooding on the roads and rails

17 February 2020
Storm Dennis causes weekend flooding on the roads and rails

Storm Dennis causes weekend flooding on the roads and rails

17 February 2020

The van was going through a ford near Moyles Court School when it was swept away (Photo: New Forest Home Companions) A DPD delivery driver had a lucky…


Conservationists back more wetland restoration to fight climate change

16 February 2020
Conservationists back more wetland restoration to fight climate change

Conservationists back more wetland restoration to fight climate change

16 February 2020

River bends at Longwater Lawn near Lyndhurst MORE wetland like that found in the New Forest should be restored to help tackle climate change, according…


Council races to solve pollution problem threatening to block development

16 February 2020
Council races to solve pollution problem threatening to block development

Council races to solve pollution problem threatening to block development

16 February 2020

The Waterside seen from the eastern shore of Southampton Water APPROVALS for new housing on the New Forest coast will grind to a halt without a successful…


Hampshire agrees nearly £50 increase in share of council tax

14 February 2020
Hampshire agrees nearly £50 increase in share of council tax

Hampshire agrees nearly £50 increase in share of council tax

14 February 2020

Hampshire County Council HQ in Winchester THE biggest portion of New Forest residents’ council tax will rise by nearly £50 for Band D properties after…


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