09 February 2024
A major route linking Christchurch with the New Forest is set to be shut for nearly three weeks
15 January 2024
Updates have been given on two Christchurch roads which had been closed since the torrential downpour more than a week ago.
19 December 2023
Village medical practices in Bransgore and Burton are set to close under plans announced by Christchurch Medical Partnership.
13 December 2023
A man caught having sex with a calf was badly trampled by cows after trying to flee the scene, a court heard today.
14 November 2023
Burton’s post office is set to close in the new year when its current postmaster steps down after 17 years.
20 September 2023
Proposals to slash the speed limit on two Highcliffe roads from 40mph to 30mph have been welcomed by villagers.
20 September 2023
Twenty-five horse riders, cyclists and pedestrians braved heavy downpours for a special parade raising awareness of vulnerable road users.
12 September 2023
Horse riders and cyclists are invited to jump in the saddle for a special demonstration in Burton to raise awareness of vulnerable road users.
07 August 2023
A two-vehicle crash in which one rolled partially closed a stretch of the busy A35 Christchurch bypass on Sunday afternoon.
27 July 2023
The head of a primary school downgraded by Ofsted has hit out at the new rating which she says does not reflect the site’s “current position”.
23 May 2023
A spate of garage raids in a Burton street have prompted a plea from police.
18 May 2023
A Burton care home has been rated as ‘requires improvement’ by health watchdog the Care Quality Commission.
14 April 2023
THE Lamb Inn at Winkton has been taken over by well-known chef Colin Nash, who ran the kitchen at The Three Tuns pub in Bransgore for 16 years.
11 April 2023
An experienced paraglider suffered fatal chest injuries after crashing into the cliff at Barton, an inquest heard.
06 February 2023
A man has been charged in connection with alleged assaults on three people in Lymington in the early hours yesterday.
30 January 2023
A home-owner says she is living in fear of a fatal car crash at her country cottage which has been hit twice by vehicles hurtling off the road.
26 January 2023
Firefighters battled a vehicle fire in Burton yesterday evening.
30 December 2022
A man has been arrested amid an investigation into ball bearings fired by catapults from moving vehicles in Sopley.
19 December 2022
Flood alerts have been issued for areas of the New Forest this afternoon.
12 December 2022
Five-hundred Christmas puddings need to find a home after icy conditions cancelled the annual race in Burton where they are given out to runners.