ALL jobs at seven local McColl's branches have been saved after Morrisons won a battle to buy the chain.
A MAJOR retailer with seven local stores, including three in New Milton, has entered administration, bosses have confirmed.
THREE New Forest firms walked away with golden gongs at a glittering awards do celebrating the best in the south.
A BIRD'S nest which has put motorists in a flap and delayed the opening of a key route under the A35 has been confirmed as that of a sparrow.
A FAMOUS New Forest witch who died 40 years ago is still making the news across the Atlantic.
BROCKENHURST residents have been invited to have their say on plans for a new £4.9m special needs hub at the college.
TWO teenagers have been arrested after a Totton homeowner was assaulted when he disturbed a burglary.
LYMINGTON has been revealed as one of the most expensive seaside towns in Britain, according to a study.
A EUROMILLIONS player in the New Forest is sitting on a cool million, possibly without knowing it.
RINGWOOD Town Council is holding a special meeting on Wednesday over its response to proposals for 500 homes near Ringwood.
THREE teenagers have been arrested after a knifepoint robbery in Fawley last night (Thursday).
THE sale has been announced of Pig Hotels, the collection of boutique sites across the south which began in the New Forest.
A NURSING home worker in Highcliffe has given up her flat in Poland to a Ukrainian mum and her three children.
WO men have been arrested after lead was stolen during a burglary at Totton Tennis Centre early this morning (Monday).
ANOTHER raft of local high street bank closures have been announced, with Lloyds in Lyndhurst and Totton's Halifax on the chopping block.
A MASSIVE restoration project on the Solent's underwater meadows is set to making a splash.
PLANS for 170 new homes have been revealed for Christchurch's old gas works site in the town centre.
MORE local high street banks are shutting their doors with HSBC axing its Lymington and Ringwood branches.
AN APPEAL has been launched to find those responsible for flytipping a bathroom in the New Forest.
TWO boys were arrested on suspicion of drug offences after police stopped a car in Pennington.