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Colin Mudie: Ship designer, author and balloonist

19 March 2020
Colin Mudie: Ship designer, author and balloonist

Colin Mudie: Ship designer, author and balloonist

19 March 2020

Colin Mudie died aged 93 LYMINGTON -based yacht and tall ships designer, balloonist, author and disabled-sailing advocate Colin Mudie has died aged 93. His…


Electric vans put school dinners on road to being more eco-friendly

06 January 2020
Electric vans put school dinners on road to being more eco-friendly

Electric vans put school dinners on road to being more eco-friendly

06 January 2020

Cllr Keith Mans with a van, one of Hampshire County Council's new Nissan e-NV200s SCHOOL dinners are on the road to lower costs and carbon emissions,…


Hampshire police handed extra £800,000 to combat violent crime

02 January 2020
Hampshire police handed extra £800,000 to combat violent crime

Hampshire police handed extra £800,000 to combat violent crime

02 January 2020

Michael Lane, Hampshire's police and crime commissioner HAMPSHIRE police and crime commissioner Michael Lane will be given an extra £800,000 from the…


Company boss quits over £1m compensation for leaky yacht

27 December 2019
Company boss quits over £1m compensation for leaky yacht

Company boss quits over £1m compensation for leaky yacht

27 December 2019

Sean Langdon stepped down from Discovery yacht Group A YACHT company has been landed with a compensation bill of more than £1m after one of its new boats…


Hengistbury Head watchkeepers celebrate year of surveying the sea

23 December 2019
Hengistbury Head watchkeepers celebrate year of surveying the sea

Hengistbury Head watchkeepers celebrate year of surveying the sea

23 December 2019

Hengistbury Head watch volunteers are marking 12 months in operation HENGISTBURY Head’s Coastwatch is set to celebrate its first full year operating from…


M27 bridge replacement closure to bring 70-mile detour

18 December 2019
M27 bridge replacement closure to bring 70-mile detour

M27 bridge replacement closure to bring 70-mile detour

18 December 2019

The 1,069-tonne bridge span was lifted into place across the M27 in June but a final phase of work remains DATES have been announced for the third and…


Hard works pays off as farrier Lewis nails down England spot

12 December 2019
Hard works pays off as farrier Lewis nails down England spot

Hard works pays off as farrier Lewis nails down England spot

12 December 2019

Apprentice farrier Lewis Cook in action NEW FOREST apprentice farrier Lewis Cook has won a coveted place in the England team for national and international…


New post office delivered to village in time for Christmas

12 December 2019
New post office delivered to village in time for Christmas

New post office delivered to village in time for Christmas

12 December 2019

Manager Felicity Catton (left) and supervisor Charlotte McDermott JUST in time for Christmas, Sway has got a new post office after eight months without…


Derelict cottage to be education centre in memory of Cameron (16)

12 December 2019
Derelict cottage to be education centre in memory of Cameron (16)

Derelict cottage to be education centre in memory of Cameron (16)

12 December 2019

Keen naturalist Cameron Bespolka (16) died in a skiing accident in Austria in 2013 A DERELICT cottage in the heart of the New Forest has been given the…


Evelyn Lamb: Former district nurse was a champion for the NHS

07 November 2019
Evelyn Lamb: Former district nurse was a champion for the NHS

Evelyn Lamb: Former district nurse was a champion for the NHS

07 November 2019

Evelyn Lamb was a champion of the NHS RETIRED district nurse Evelyn Lamb, who was a champion of the NHS and pillar of the New Milton community for 60…


Your guide to fireworks events around the New Forest and Christchurch

24 October 2019
Your guide to fireworks events around the New Forest and Christchurch

Your guide to fireworks events around the New Forest and Christchurch

24 October 2019

Fireworks at Beaulieu Today (Friday) The action starts tonight from 6pm at Brockenhurst Football Club in Grigg Lane, Brockenhurst. The family event with…


Apprentice farrier Robbie nails it at international blacksmiths competition

10 October 2019
Apprentice farrier Robbie nails it at international blacksmiths competition

Apprentice farrier Robbie nails it at international blacksmiths competition

10 October 2019

Robbie Hawthorne works at Chapel Farm Forge in Sway APPRENTICE farrier Robbie Hawthorne from Brockenhurst is celebrating a winning first season in the…


Disabled residents to pay more for parking permits

26 September 2019
Disabled residents to pay more for parking permits

Disabled residents to pay more for parking permits

26 September 2019

Prices are going up to harmonise costs across the merged BCP Council area CHRISTCHURCH residents with disabled tax-exempt vehicles will have to pay more…


Goodwood Revival revs up with tribute to legend Sir Stirling Moss

13 September 2019
Goodwood Revival revs up with tribute to legend Sir Stirling Moss

Goodwood Revival revs up with tribute to legend Sir Stirling Moss

13 September 2019

A previous rubber-burning start of an RAC TT Celebration at Goodwood Revival GOODWOOD Revival, one of the world’s biggest historic race meetings, starts…


Hikers putting on their boots for New Forest Walking Festival

12 September 2019
Hikers putting on their boots for New Forest Walking Festival

Hikers putting on their boots for New Forest Walking Festival

12 September 2019

Last year more than 1,600 people took part in the New Forest Waling Festival SMUGGLERS’ trails, wild-play activities and fascinating wildlife are just…


Drive with a smile as the campervan goes upmarket super-cool

06 September 2019
Drive with a smile as the campervan goes upmarket super-cool

Drive with a smile as the campervan goes upmarket super-cool

06 September 2019

Auto-Sleepers Fairford campervan with this model priced at £58,995 CAMPERVANS are cool – they have been for decades, the travel mode of choice for the…


Chocks away! Bournemouth Air Festival takes off again

29 August 2019
Chocks away! Bournemouth Air Festival takes off again

Chocks away! Bournemouth Air Festival takes off again

29 August 2019

The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight returns after a two-year absence with Lancaster bomber, Spitfire and Hurricane THE 12th Bournemouth Air Festival…


Win tickets to the British Touring Car Championship at Thruxton

02 August 2019
Win tickets to the British Touring Car Championship at Thruxton

Win tickets to the British Touring Car Championship at Thruxton

02 August 2019

British Touring Car Championship racer Matt Neal of Team Dynamics Honda Civic leads the way at Thruxton Competition closed HAMPSHIRE’S Thruxton circuit,…


Thruxton fired up for race thrills on two wheels and four

01 August 2019
Thruxton fired up for race thrills on two wheels and four

Thruxton fired up for race thrills on two wheels and four

01 August 2019

British Superbike racers at the modernised Thruxton circuit HAMPSHIRE’S family-friendly Thruxton circuit, the fastest in Britain, is fired up for a sensational…


Four-wheel Top Gear stars make appearance at National Motor Museum

01 August 2019
Four-wheel Top Gear stars make appearance at National Motor Museum

Four-wheel Top Gear stars make appearance at National Motor Museum

01 August 2019

Presenters Freddie Flintoff, Paddy McGuinness and Chris Harris with the electric Spitfire, Subaru and Leaf A COLLECTION of cars from the latest series…


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