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Four rescued from car after engine cuts out as driver tried to cross New Forest ford

Four rescued from car after engine cuts out as driver tried to cross New Forest ford

Four rescued from car after engine cuts out as driver tried to cross New Forest ford

26 October 2020

The Mercedes got stuck in Mill Lawn Brook watersplash, Burley (photo: Simon Rowley) FOUR people had to be rescued by firefighters after their car was…


New coffee shop and playpark approved on site of derelict buildings in village centre

New coffee shop and playpark approved on site of derelict buildings in village centre

New coffee shop and playpark approved on site of derelict buildings in village centre

17 October 2020

The derelict buildings behind Shappen Stores will be redeveloped in to a café and play area A NEW coffee shop, children’s playpark and entertainment space…


New Forest Fairy Festival cancelled by Public Health England

New Forest Fairy Festival cancelled by Public Health England

New Forest Fairy Festival cancelled by Public Health England

24 September 2020

The New Forest Fairy Festival was to be held this weekend THE New Forest Fairy Festival, due to have been held in Burley this weekend, has been cancelled. Organisers…


New appeal in the US for Forest money trader convicted of £3.5bn fraud

New appeal in the US for Forest money trader convicted of £3.5bn fraud

New appeal in the US for Forest money trader convicted of £3.5bn fraud

12 September 2020

Mark Johnson was HSBC Bank's head of foreign exchange cash trading A BURLEY currency trader who faces jail in the US unless he can overturn his conviction…


PICTURES: Puppy love as thousands turn up for revamped Dogstival

PICTURES: Puppy love as thousands turn up for revamped Dogstival

PICTURES: Puppy love as thousands turn up for revamped Dogstival

07 September 2020

MORE than 6,500 people flocked to Dogstival over the weekend, enjoying the sunshine and the freedom to attend an event after so many have been cancelled this year due to the pandemic...


Asbestos alert over latest pile of waste dumped in New Forest

Asbestos alert over latest pile of waste dumped in New Forest

Asbestos alert over latest pile of waste dumped in New Forest

03 August 2020

Waste containing what appears to be asbestos was dumped at Dur Hill, near Burley (pictures: Forestry England) A PILE of hazardous waste containing what…


Major New Forest outdoor events confirmed to return this summer

Major New Forest outdoor events confirmed to return this summer

Major New Forest outdoor events confirmed to return this summer

02 August 2020

This year's Dogstival will be held at Burley Park (picture: Steve West) TWO major New Forest events have confirmed their return this summer following…


Police hunting motorist who drove off from three-vehicle smash

Police hunting motorist who drove off from three-vehicle smash

Police hunting motorist who drove off from three-vehicle smash

02 July 2020

(Photo: Hampshire Fire and Rescue) POLICE are hunting a driver who failed to stop following a three-vehicle collision on the A31 near Burley which resulted…


'Generations of memories' lost in destroyed stable after bonfire spreads

'Generations of memories' lost in destroyed stable after bonfire spreads

'Generations of memories' lost in destroyed stable after bonfire spreads

08 June 2020

A firefighter battles the flames (picture: Becky Browning) “GENERATIONS of memories” were lost when flames spread from a bonfire and ripped through former…


Plans to demolish village centre buildings for playpark, entertainment space and coffee shop

Plans to demolish village centre buildings for playpark, entertainment space and coffee shop

Plans to demolish village centre buildings for playpark, entertainment space and coffee shop

31 May 2020

The butcher and post office would continue trading PLANS for a new entertainment space, children’s playpark and coffee shop in the centre of Burley have…


Forest currency trader takes £3.5bn fraud conviction case to highest US court

Forest currency trader takes £3.5bn fraud conviction case to highest US court

Forest currency trader takes £3.5bn fraud conviction case to highest US court

10 May 2020

Mark Johnson was convicted in 2018 NEW Forest currency trader Mark Johnson has gone to the highest court in the United States – the Supreme Court – in…


Road and path under Holmsley bridge to close for inspection tomorrow

Road and path under Holmsley bridge to close for inspection tomorrow

Road and path under Holmsley bridge to close for inspection tomorrow

16 April 2020

Holmsley Bridge will eventually be replaced THE road beneath the worn out Holmsley Bridge will be shut on Friday (17th April) so inspectors can move in…


Hungry Forest cows bothering locals 'should be removed'

Hungry Forest cows bothering locals 'should be removed'

Hungry Forest cows bothering locals 'should be removed'

07 April 2020

Hungry cows are reportedly crossing cattle grids (file photo) DISRUPTIVE cows which wander into gardens in search of food should be taken off the forest,…


Dogstival joins list of summer events hit by coronavirus crisis

Dogstival joins list of summer events hit by coronavirus crisis

Dogstival joins list of summer events hit by coronavirus crisis

27 March 2020

Dogstival is now planned to be held at Burley Park in September THE organisers of Dogstival, the weekend celebration of man’s best friend in the New Forest,…


Two years' jail for bungling burglar chased away by homeowners

Two years' jail for bungling burglar chased away by homeowners

Two years' jail for bungling burglar chased away by homeowners

09 March 2020

Burley man Aaron Phillips has been jailed for more than two years A BURLEY man who was chased from a property he burgled on New Year’s Day has been jailed…


Gardening couple turned detectives to restore home's hidden secrets

Gardening couple turned detectives to restore home's hidden secrets

Gardening couple turned detectives to restore home's hidden secrets

05 March 2020

Philip Daubney in the garden of Durmast House Burley WHEN Philip and Margaret Daubeney bought their home with its vast, overgrown grounds, little did…


Company boss sentenced for assaulting estranged wife in busy pub

Company boss sentenced for assaulting estranged wife in busy pub

Company boss sentenced for assaulting estranged wife in busy pub

10 February 2020

Simon Hawtrey-Coombs was convicted of assaulting his estranged wife Gemma at the White Buck A COMPANY director who assaulted his estranged wife in a busy…


Forestry England mulls scaling back Slap Bottom tree-felling after protests

Forestry England mulls scaling back Slap Bottom tree-felling after protests

Forestry England mulls scaling back Slap Bottom tree-felling after protests

17 January 2020

Forestry England's New Forest operation is based at Queens House in Lyndhurst FORESTRY England is considering scaling back a controversial tree-felling…


Driver and his dog dodge death as tree smashes into car

Driver and his dog dodge death as tree smashes into car

Driver and his dog dodge death as tree smashes into car

15 January 2020

Morgen Jenkins and his border collie Frank A MOTORIST and his dog had a lucky escape from Storm Brendan when a huge tree branch came smashing through…


Conservation group defends tree-felling against 'simplistic' protests

Conservation group defends tree-felling against 'simplistic' protests

Conservation group defends tree-felling against 'simplistic' protests

28 December 2019

Trees were felled last week before the intervention of environment secretary Theresa Villiers THE New Forest’s oldest conservation group has backed a…


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