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School closes for two weeks after pupil confirmed with coronavirus

PENNINGTON Infant School has shut its doors after a pupil became ill with Covid-19 less than a week since partially reopening. A message shared by the neighbouring junior school’s Facebook page told parents the child...

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...

Elderly patient with coronavirus dies at Lymington hospital

AN elderly woman has died at Lymington New Forest Hospital after contracting coronavirus, officials have confirmed. Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, which runs the hospital at Ampress, did not reveal the woman’s identity but the...
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...

Two arrested at New Forest holiday park in police drugs crackdown

TWO Liverpool men were arrested at a New Forest holiday park after a large police anti-drugs operation last night (Thursday). The pair were apprehended at Shorefield in Milford just before 10pm in a joint operation...

Lost 1802 portrait of Lady Hamilton found in antiques shop

A LOST portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson’s mistress Lady Hamilton has been discovered at a Lymington antiques shop. The painting by Richard Westall shows Emma Hamilton gazing over her left shoulder, with her right breast...
Keyhaven parking

Councillors call for action against parked-up ‘wild campers’

MILFORD parish councillors has called for action after a barrage of daily complaints about wild campers living in vans at two roadside spots in Keyhaven. The vans, which have been parked in Saltgrass Lane and...
Oakhaven Hospice

Hospice forced to close temporarily after 12 staff test positive for coronavirus

OAKHAVEN Hospice has been forced to close to new admissions following an outbreak of Covid-19 in which 12 staff members tested positive for the virus. After several clinical and support workers showed symptoms of the...
Rosie Lee House

‘Fairy dust in buckets’ transforms unhappy pub into cosy tearoom

IT has stood forlornly by the side of the road. A once thriving New Forest pub that seemed to have lost its way. But after new owner Rachel Rabbetts took over the Hobler Inn and...
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