Nursery owners pull bid to move business from Pennington land set aside for 100...

THE owners of a plant nursery have withdrawn a controversial bid to relocate from land in Pennington earmarked for up to 100 homes. Adam Gore and Rebecca Savin put forward a bid to move Northfield...

Hospice opens up bed space to ease pressure on hospitals during Covid pandemic

OAKHAVEN Hospice has opened four extra beds to take patients from under-pressure NHS hospitals battling the pandemic. The Pennington charity will be taking in people who have tested negative for Covid-19 and are medically fit...

‘Stay safe’ plea as man in his 20s and 101-year-old woman among latest New...

THE deaths of a young man and a 102-year-old woman with Covid-19 prompted a fresh appeal for residents of all ages to do all they can to fight the spread of the coronavirus. Former Priestlands...

Teenagers arrested in Lymington and Pennington drug raids

TWO teenagers were arrested after drugs and cash were uncovered in police raids on properties early yesterday (Wednesday) morning. Officers simultaneously swooped on an address in South Street, Pennington, and a business in High Street,...

Axe to fall on trees near proposed housing site as councillors ‘reluctantly’ vote for...

THE axe will fall on 19 trees near a contentious Lymington site earmarked for development, after councillors reluctantly opted to fell them. Despite seven of the trees at Lower Pennington Lane being healthy, members of...

School pleads for laptops for third of its pupils without proper home-learning equipment

A SCHOOL has appealed for laptop donations to help about a third of its pupils without the right computer kit to learn from home during the lockdown. The request by Pennington Junior School inspired an...

Nursery’s move from site planned for new homes attacked by neighbours as ‘slippery slope’...

PLANS by a plant nursery to relocate from land in Pennington earmarked for up to 100 homes have been attacked as a “slippery slope” towards further development. Adam Gore and Rebecca Savin want to move...

Lymington and Pennington council tax to rise after Covid hits finances

COUNCIL tax in Lymington and Pennington is set to increase after councillors revealed how badly the town’s finances had been hit by the pandemic. Its share of the overall bill will grow by 2.01% to...

Pedestrian suffers serious head injuries in two-car crash in Pennington

A PEDESTRIAN was badly hurt after being struck in a two-vehicle collision on the A337 at Pennington. The incident, involving a Volkswagen and a Peugeot, took place as the casualty, a 67-year-old local man, crossed...

Police helicopter used in hunt for fleeing suspect driver

A POLICE helicopter hovered over the Penington area as officers hunted for a motorist who fled from a vehicle they had pursued. The car, which had failed to stop when required by a patrol vehicle,...
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Latest