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CCTV: Young riders devastated as masked raiders take £55k worth of bikes

A YOUNG team of up-and-coming motocross racers are “utterly devastated” after thieves stole £55,000 of bikes and equipment less than two weeks before the start of their season. CCTV captured the break-in on Sunday evening...
Pennington vandalism

Residents plan vigilante squads in response to vandals’ return

RESIDENTS on a Pennington housing estate say they will form vigilante squads to combat vandals who have smashed up vehicles there for the second time in just over a month. At least four vehicles were...

Masked raiders attack pair in Lymington home

POLICE are hunting four masked robbers who forced their way into a home in Lymington and attacked those inside. The gang left a man in his 60s with a broken nose as they fled the...

Coronavirus: Headteacher stays at home after trip to northern Italy

THE head teacher of a New Forest primary school is staying at home as a “precautionary measure” against coronavirus after returning from a half-term trip to northern Italy. Kate Crawford, the head of Milford Primary...

Mum’s lucky escape as runaway car smashes into Lymington shop front

A RUNAWAY car narrowly missed a mother and her baby when it rolled down busy Lymington high street and smashed into a shop window. The driverless red Citroen was thought to have been parked without...
Leon Crouch

Industrialist, ex-Saints chair and charity supporter Leon Crouch dies aged 70

WELL-KNOWN Lymington industrialist, philanthropist and charity supporter Leon Crouch – who served two brief spells as chairman of Southampton Football Club – has died. Mr Crouch, who was 70 and the father of three daughters,...

Streetlights switched off to cut costs now back on to combat crime

STREETLIGHTS have been switched back on in vandal-hit areas of Lymington and Pennington less than a year since Hampshire County Council promised that turning them off to save money would have no effect on...

Christmas ‘Grinch’ accused of blocking town’s illuminations

A LYMINGTON shop owner has been branded a "Grinch" for allegedly trying to sabotage Christmas lights being put up on Quay Hill – after the town council spent two years getting planning permission for...

‘We are so incredibly proud of the legacy Tara has left’

WHEN Tara Saunders was diagnosed with cervical cancer her first instinct was to keep her terrible news private. But then she had a change of heart in a decision that was to go on potentially...
Lymington hospital

Lymington hospital on standby for peak of coronavirus outbreak

LYMINGTON hospital is on standby to treat patients when the coronavirus outbreak reaches its peak. The facility will be working with local community hospitals and social care teams to provide the maximum number of beds,...
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