NEW Forest West MP Sir Desmond Swayne has backtracked on his controversial claim that deaths from road accidents were outpacing those caused by Covid.
THE family of an Arnewood pupil who took his own life say their lives have been "changed forever" following an inquest this week into his death.
A CORONER has highlighted the "power of words" to harm people after an Arnewood School pupil took his own life having received "vile" messages.
AN independent special school for pupils with autism has been rated as "requires improvement" by Ofted inspectors.
AFTER running a tea house in the New Forest and seeing the impact of Covid on hospitality, Ian and Kelly Tiffen were ready for a new challenge.
A CHRISTCHRUCH man with a "flagrant disregard" for court orders has been jailed for eight weeks.
LONG-awaited improvements to a notorious New Forest accident blackspot have been completed.
THE Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance responded to more than 1,500 call-outs in 2021 – with December the busiest month of the year.
STRONGER powers to tackle anti-social behaviour and traffic are among changes set out in the government’s plan to strengthen protected landscapes.
AFTER learning her skills as a barista at cafes across Sydney, Robyn Barron-Martin set out to bring Australia’s coffee culture to the New Forest.
A STRUGGLING Christchurch school previously rated 'inadequate' by Ofsted inspectors has received a glowing report following a recent inspection.
A BUSY road through Christchurch town centre will partially close for three months while work is carried out to repair a collapsed sewer.
A FATHER-SON duo combined one’s passion for fishing and cooking with the other’s nose for business to set up a thriving shop in the New Forest.
A FORMER Lyndhurst parish councillor who served the community for more than 35 years and ran a nursery in the village has died aged 92.
A DEVELOPER with permission to build 38 properties on its estate in Highcliffe has now submitted plans for up to three times as many on the site.
ONLINE daters are being urged to be on their guard after new figures revealed victims of so-called romance fraud were conned out of more than £3m.
A CHARITY combatting loneliness among men has won the backing of local GPs for its plan to build a new base at a New Milton recreation ground.
AN early morning car crash flattened a post box in Hythe this morning (Wednesday).
WALKFORD residents have spoken of their shock in the wake of a murder investigation launched in the village in the early hours today.
A SPIKE in animal deaths may result if drivers affected by the upcoming road closures do not stick to official diversion routes, it has been warned