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Sway post office reprieve after temporary postmaster found

Sway post office reprieve after temporary postmaster found

Sway post office reprieve after temporary postmaster found

28 January 2022

A NEW temporary postmaster has been found to run Sway's post office, meaning it will not close its doors on Monday, as was planned.


Car rolls on 'absolutely dangerous' A35 diversion route

Car rolls on 'absolutely dangerous' A35 diversion route

Car rolls on 'absolutely dangerous' A35 diversion route

25 January 2022

TWO people escaped serious injury after a car rolled on a road through Sway weeks after warnings about the route's safety.

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PICTURES: Brockenhurst Young Farmers tractor run

PICTURES: Brockenhurst Young Farmers tractor run

PICTURES: Brockenhurst Young Farmers tractor run

06 January 2022

HUNDREDS of spectators lined a 26-mile forest route to cheer on a tractor run organised by Brockenhurst Young Farmers.


New Forest jam spreads to menu at The Ritz in London

New Forest jam spreads to menu at The Ritz in London

New Forest jam spreads to menu at The Ritz in London

31 December 2021

AN artisan New Forest jam maker says she is still “pinching myself” after she was approached to supply one of the most iconic names in hospitality.


46 new homes planned at Sway 'will not meet the village's needs'

46 new homes planned at Sway 'will not meet the village's needs'

46 new homes planned at Sway 'will not meet the village's needs'

22 December 2021

PLANS for 46 homes on former greenbelt land do not meet local needs and should be completely revised, Sway Parish Council has warned.


Motorists face A35 misery as eight-mile stretch to be closed for three months

Motorists face A35 misery as eight-mile stretch to be closed for three months

Motorists face A35 misery as eight-mile stretch to be closed for three months

17 December 2021

DRIVERS face three months of disruption on one of the New Forest’s main arteries when the A35 completely shuts for bridge replacement work.


Totton man admits causing fatal ferry terminal crash which claimed life of Sway dad

Totton man admits causing fatal ferry terminal crash which claimed life of Sway dad

Totton man admits causing fatal ferry terminal crash which claimed life of Sway dad

30 November 2021

THE devastated wife of a Sway man killed in a fatal collision has said she is "relieved" the driver admitted causing his death by careless driving.


Sway man arrested after New Milton shop robbery

Sway man arrested after New Milton shop robbery

Sway man arrested after New Milton shop robbery

19 November 2021

A MAN has been arrested after a New Milton shopkeeper tried to stop a suspected shoplifter leaving the store.


Ex-NFDC leader hit with £3,000 court bill as brother given suspended jail term over New Forest scrapyard

Ex-NFDC leader hit with £3,000 court bill as brother given suspended jail term over New Forest scrapyard

Ex-NFDC leader hit with £3,000 court bill as brother given suspended jail term over New Forest scrapyard

08 November 2021

THE former leader of NFDC was hit with a £3,000 court bill while his brother was spared jail for both flouting environmental laws.


Marlings Vineyard toasts 30th birthday with pair of international awards

Marlings Vineyard toasts 30th birthday with pair of international awards

Marlings Vineyard toasts 30th birthday with pair of international awards

05 November 2021

IT is fitting that in the 30th anniversary year of Marlings' first harvest, the Sway vineyard has taken home two global awards.


Disruption at New Forest stations amid five days of rail work

Disruption at New Forest stations amid five days of rail work

Disruption at New Forest stations amid five days of rail work

01 November 2021

RAIL travel in the New Forest will be disrupted this week with five days of line closures starting today (Monday).


Public meeting over plans for 46 homes in New Forest village

Public meeting over plans for 46 homes in New Forest village

Public meeting over plans for 46 homes in New Forest village

14 October 2021

SWAY residents are being urged to attend a public meeting over plans for 46 new homes on former green belt land.


Jail threat as judge slams former NFDC leader and his brother over failing to meet deadline to clear New Forest scrapyard

Jail threat as judge slams former NFDC leader and his brother over failing to meet deadline to clear New Forest scrapyard

Jail threat as judge slams former NFDC leader and his brother over failing to meet deadline to clear New Forest scrapyard

28 September 2021

THE former leader of NFDC and his brother were slammed by a judge for failing to meet a six-month deadline to clear up their “dangerous” scrapyard.

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New Forest topiary firm set for Chelsea Flower Show display

New Forest topiary firm set for Chelsea Flower Show display

New Forest topiary firm set for Chelsea Flower Show display

17 September 2021

A HERD of stunning New Forest topiary animals will be making their debut at the world-famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show next week.


Sway man depressed by pandemic restrictions took his life in the Solent

Sway man depressed by pandemic restrictions took his life in the Solent

Sway man depressed by pandemic restrictions took his life in the Solent

04 September 2021

THE inquest of an 87-year-old Sway man who died by suicide in the Solent was told how pandemic restrictions had left him depressed.


PICTURES: Scarecrows come out to play at Sway Carnival

PICTURES: Scarecrows come out to play at Sway Carnival

PICTURES: Scarecrows come out to play at Sway Carnival

08 July 2021

SWAY Carnival parade will not go ahead this year but the village has managed to enjoy a full week of celebrations to make up for the disappointment.


Row over new ‘ugly as sin’ safety fencing on New Forest bridge

Row over new ‘ugly as sin’ safety fencing on New Forest bridge

Row over new ‘ugly as sin’ safety fencing on New Forest bridge

02 July 2021

FENCING put up to protect horse riders on a railway bridge has been branded “ugly as sin” by a resident who is campaigning for it to be removed.

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Driver in court over 'dangerous driving' death of Sway dad-of-three

Driver in court over 'dangerous driving' death of Sway dad-of-three

Driver in court over 'dangerous driving' death of Sway dad-of-three

17 May 2021

A MOTORIST has appeared in court accused of causing the death of a popular Sway family man by dangerous driving.


Ex-Flying Squad detective saved woman from being murdered in car and recorded would-be killer's confession

Ex-Flying Squad detective saved woman from being murdered in car and recorded would-be killer's confession

Ex-Flying Squad detective saved woman from being murdered in car and recorded would-be killer's confession

09 April 2021

A FORMER Flying Squad detective has described how he saved a woman’s life by prising her partner’s fingers from her throat as he strangled her.


New Forest man accused of attempted murder is found dead

New Forest man accused of attempted murder is found dead

New Forest man accused of attempted murder is found dead

06 April 2021

THE trial of a Sway man accused of attempted murder collapsed this morning (Tuesday) after it emerged he died at the weekend...


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