THOUSANDS of people descended on Lymington during the hottest weekend of the year for the town's annual seafood festival.
IF there is one thing New Forest beekeeper Simon Noble knows, it’s the importance of buying local honey.
A MILFORD hotel will double its capacity after owners were given permission for a two-storey extension which the owners say will “cement” its future.
THE judge said Southern Water's deliberate acts were a "shocking and wholesale disregard for the environment".
CHILDREN'S lives would be put at risk under proposals to scrap school crossing patrols to save £1.1m, the New Forest Liberal Democrats have warned.
HAMPSHIRE has been named a "hotspot" for animal cruelty by the RSPCA as the charity heads into its busiest month of the year.
A SUPPER club is bringing menu-less dining to the New Forest with the aim of maximising creativity and inspiring conversation around the table.
SOUTHERN Water is in court this week having pleading guilty to illegally discharging raw sewage into waterways including a New Forest river.
RESIDENTS of a new housing estate in Lymington say the "idyllic" amenity space they were promised is substandard and a danger to children.
A CONSERVATION group is reaping the rewards of a community project which has seen a reversal in the dramatically declining number of lapwings.
LYMINGTON Seafood Festival organisers are championing local food producers and chefs this year and have announced a second stage.
AS strawberry season kicks off at Goodall's pick-your-own in Lymington, visitors to the site can now browse what's on offer in the new farm shop.
RESIDENTS in Highcliffe say they are "staggered" that new rules set to be introduced to tackle anti-social behaviour will not cover their village.
COMMONING farmers in Cadnam are opening their doors in an effort to bridge the gap between the food-producing community and general public.
CHARGES at household waste recycling centres and the axing of school crossing patrols are two of the many measures that could be introduced by HCC.
PLANS for 44 sheltered flats in Lymington have been approved by a government inspector despite warnings the town was becoming a “retirement area".
A POPULAR Lymington pub will now be selling its own freshly brewed beers with the addition of an on-site microbrewery.
CONTROVERSIAL plans to sell a community hall in Pennington have sparked outrage from local residents who say it should be saved.
A LOCAL vicar has highlighted some of the "practical challenges" of living with a mental health condition after struggling to renew driving licence.
G&T lovers can now discover the botanical secrets behind the creation of hand-crafted small batch gin with the launch of distillery tours in Ringwood.