THE number of children being exploited by county lines drug dealers in Hampshire is continuing to rise, county councillors have been warned.
BCP Council has come under fire for proposing to use beach huts, such as those at Mudeford, as collateral for loans to invest in the area.
THE deputy police and crime commissioner for Hampshire has resigned after backlash from controversial comments about gender equality.
DORSET’S police and crime commissioner has apologised for making the maximum increase possible in the force's budget next year.
HAMPSHIRE police's share of the council tax is set to increase by around £10 per year to pay for more officers.
ALMOST a third of social work posts at BCP Council's children’s services are not filled by permanent staff.
HAMPSHIRE police officers will soon be riding dirt bikes in a fresh bid to tackle anti-social behaviour.
A RECRUITMENT drive for the social care sector is showing “promising signs”, according to the county council – despite less than 10 new starters.
THE booking system introduced to stop queues at Hampshire tips should stay, a council has recommended.
GOVERNMENT support is desperately needed to rescue Hampshire County Council’s finances in the years ahead, its leader has said.
FOURTEEN "out of character" flats in Chewton Farm Road, Walkford, have been given the go-ahead by BCP Council.
A BEREAVED sister has criticised Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust’s "shameful" action plan following an investigation last year.
AFGHAN refugee families in Hampshire are turning down offers for permanent accommodation with hopes of living closer to relatives elsewhere in the UK.
THE leader of Hampshire County Council has promised "every precaution is being taken" to make meetings Covid-safe.
A DISPLAY has been approved by BCP Council at Hengistbury Head to honour an aviation pioneer who was the first to die in the UK in a powered flight.
HAMPSHIRE children having to learn from home due to the pandemic are not developing as fast as previous year groups, according to a report.
A SHORTAGE of raw materials has made roadworks "significantly" more expensive, according to a report by Hampshire County Council.
A SENIOR councillor has promised that "temporarily" shut care homes like Cranleigh Paddock in Lyndhurst will not stay closed for good.
A DEPUTY police and crime commissioner has apologised over wanting a reduction in the number of women working in a Hampshire fire service department.
MEDICAL experts have warned that mental health of young people across Hampshire is worsening.