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Jamie Davis

Missing army veteran Jamie was suffering PTSD, says widow

THE widow of a Christchurch rugby player who was found dead after going missing says she will not rest until she gets “justice” for her husband who was suffering PTSD after serving in Iraq...

Missing Christchurch teenager has been found, say police

Missing Christchurch teenager Kian Quinn has been located, say officers. The 17-year-old was last seen at 9.45pm on Wednesday at an address in the town. Following enquiries, he was located in the Bournemouth area. Dorset Police...

Steel firm step closer to relocation as outline housing plan approved

A CHRISTCHURCH steel firm is on the move after being given the green light to build 167 homes on its site. The outline plans for its base off Fairmile Road were approved by BCP Council,...
Wessex Cancer Trust

Cancer charity in battle for survival raises third of fundraising target

A CANCER charity which needs to raise £600,000 by the end of the month or risk closure has so far received over a third of that amount in donations. Wessex Cancer Trust, which costs £100,000...

READERS’ PHOTOS: Your pictures of the New Forest and Christchurch

WITH the beautiful New Forest National Park and Christchurch on our doorstep, we live in one of the most picturesque areas of the UK. Show off your best photos from around the patch by emailing...
Storm Brendan

Storm Brendan lashes the New Forest and Christchurch

STORM Brendan lashed the New Forest and Christchurch last night (Tuesday) causing chaos for travel and sparking a string of flood warnings. The wild weather brought down trees over roads and caused hazardous driving conditions...

Voting push as Christchurch Sailing Club vies for prestigious title

CHRISTCHURCH Sailing Club is hoping voters support its bid to be named the best club in the UK for 2020, with the final deadline for the prestigious poll fast approaching. It is one of 10...
Barton beach

Storm Brendan: Met Office issues alerts for heavy wind and rain

THE New Forest and Christchurch have been included in a national weather warning issued by the Met Office for strong winds of up to 80mph as Storm Brendan moves in. Stormy weather is forecast in...
Jamie Davis

Tributes paid to missing Jamie (30) after search recovers body

AN all-night search by members of a rugby club for a missing player ended in tragedy when a body was found the next morning. Jamie Davis (30), a father of two from Christchurch, was described...
Beach House fire

Council set to borrow for £1m rebuild of fire-hit beach cafe

HUNDREDS of thousands of pounds could be borrowed to fund a £1m rebuild of a café on Mudeford sandbank which was gutted by fire more than a year ago. Beach House had to be demolished...
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