SCHOOLCHILDREN visiting the National Motor Museum got an unexpected bonus when Lord Montagu unveiled a battle-scarred James Bond Aston Martin DB5.
A FORMER armed police officer turned distiller has seen her Lymington gin honoured in a book showcasing luxury brands from around the world.
ICONIC cars, gadgets and costumes from the latest 007 film No Time To Die are part of a new exhibition launching this weekend at Beaulieu.
A SEASON of movies shot on original 35mm film will launch at Christchurch Regent Centre next week – and you could win tickets to see the first one.
A NEW Milton pub has relaunched as an authentic Italian restaurant with Vito Capozza, the former co-owner of Il Palio in Brockenhurst, at the helm.
TWO New Forest companies are inviting fundraisers to a Brilliant Breakfast in aid of the Prince’s Trust Women Supporting Women charity.
HIGHCLIFFE double lung transplant survivor Charles Michael Duke will bring a celebratory show at Christchurch’s Regent Centre.
LIVE theatre will return to Milford Community Centre this month with an in-house production of Neil Simon’s comic play Rumours.
THE first book in 200 years by a Lord Byron has hit the shelves – penned by the Forest resident whose ancestor is one of the greatest English poets.
POPULAR Christchurch restaurant La Mamma, which has served generations of families, is to close after nearly 50 years.
CHEESES sourced and produced in the New Forest will be focus of a new online business launched by Totton turophile Andy Bryant.
WITH their sights set on running a French vineyard, Bramshaw couple Ian and Amanda Brown never imagined they would be making wine in the Forest.
THE Solent Music Festival returns to Lymington next week from 20th to 26th September
A NEW courtyard bar has opened at Fordingbridge Farm Shop, with plans already afoot for an expanded menu and open-fire cooking by guest pop-up chefs.
AN emotive passage in Helen McGinn’s new novel describes a woman lighting a church candle in memory of her brother.
WITH Halloween just around the corner, Sunnyfields Farm in Totton is offering the "Pumpkin Experience" with pick-your-own and colourful displays.
A POPULAR Waterside music festival is set to return on Saturday to raise cash for Hythe’s historic pier.
A CLAIM a huge red lion sporting antlers was spotted in Boldre has evoked a piece of famous Forest folklore: The Stratford Lyon.
A collection of poetry has been inspired by the first-hand experiences of a former police officer and his struggles with depression.
A film-maker has written a book telling the real-life story of how a goshawk family fared as the New Forest emptied of people during lockdown.
BOURNEMOUTH is expected to welcome more than a million people over the next four days for its annual air show.
SUNSHINE and great food attracted big crowds to Christchurch's scaled-down comeback festival over the weekend.