POLICE are hunting vandals who covered the inside of a Totton public toilet block with graffiti.
TOWN councillors have backed a developer’s bid for 178 homes on greenbelt land in New Milton despite residents’ objections.
A RETIRED police officer from Hordle pensioner is urging dog walkers to be more alert with their leads after he and his pet were attacked.
A CHRISTCHURCH man admitted being drunk and disorderly at a local beach.
AN APPEAL has been launched against New Forest District Council’s refusal to allow a detached bungalow and garage in Marchwood.
A BODY was found in the New Forest as police searched for a missing Romsey man.
A POPULAR New Forest garden that supports people with learning disabilities has opened a new footbridge to mark its 100th anniversary.
PRIMARY pupils dug in to help plant the latest of 50 trees added around New Milton so far this year in honour of the Queen’s platinum jubilee.
VANDALS snatched wheels from one of two goals recently bought for Bransgore Youth Football Club.
A NEW Forest volunteer group is asking the community to continuing donating urgently needed provisions to support Ukrainian refugees.
POLICE seized a van suspected to be linked to a series of flytippings, including about 40 bags of loft insulation dumped on Hythe conservation land.
AN axe and a sword stick were seized when police raided a Christchurch property.
TWO alleged shoplifters got more than they bargained for when a Brockenhurst store owner gave chase after they raided twice within hours.
QUEEN’S platinum jubilee event organisers in the New Forest are urged to alert firefighters to any planned beacon lightings to avoid false alarms.
POLICE swooped on New Milton Rugby Club’s Ashley field following reports of a group armed with baseball bats.
A BROCKENHURST pensioner’s lifelong hobby could be “out of the window” after thieves smashed into his car and stole £5,000 of fishing gear.
OFFICERS found a haul of cannabis, drug gear and ball bearings in a car which they seized in Christchurch.
BCP Council is powering ahead with rolling out over 130 new publicly accessible electric vehicle charger bays, including sites across Christchurch.
POLICE slammed impatient motorists who sounded their horns at an ambulance blocking a high street as crews battled to save a baby's life.
SAVING two swimmers from drowning off Lepe beach earned an army captain a special commendation from the Queen.