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Bomb alert forces evacuation at New Forest waste centre

THE waste recycling depot at Lymington was evacuated and closed off to the public after the discovery of a suspected explosive device. Police responded to reports a piece of old military ordnance had been found...

Taxpayer left with £10,000 maintenance bill after council’s land ownership error

MILFORD Parish Council have been paying for 30 years to maintain a piece of land in the village they never owned. The council have spent “at least £10,000” on employing a gardener to cut grass,...

Lymington’s Pylewell Park relaunches as weddings and events venue

THE beautiful and historic Pylewell Park has relaunched itself as a weddings and events venue, and with its stunning sea views and backdrop of one of the oldest and grandest homes in Hampshire, this...

Pennington family’s joy at being reunited with mum after Home Office blunder

A MUM has spoken of the incredible moment she was reunited with her children two days before Christmas after an eight-month visa struggle. Patcharee Peacock, who is known as Pat, had been refused a spousal...
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Police officers linking surge of Lymington break-ins

A RASH of 26 non-dwelling burglaries are being linked by police to a raid on a farm in which a man was struck with a crowbar-type weapon. As reported in the A&T, Gregory Finch (31)...

Bestseller Claire to judge writing contest for Lymington Centre £1m fundraising

BESTSELLING author Claire Fuller will judge a creative writing competition in support of the Lymington Centre’s £1m appeal. Budding authors can submit a short story up to 2,500 words on the theme ‘community’ or a...

Parents name boat after ‘inspirational’ Olivia (20) killed outside nightclub

THE father of tragic student Olivia Burt urged people to "live life to its fullest" as he paid an emotional tribute to his daughter at a ceremony to name a boat after her at...

Woman airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after collision with car

Additional reporting by Andrew Goldman A WOMAN in her 80s was airlifted to hospital after sustaining serious injuries in a collision with a car as she crossed a road in Milford. The Hampshire and Isle of...
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Council guilty of safety failings after girl badly injured by faulty bollard

HAMPSHIRE County Council has been found guilty of flouting health and safety laws over an incident in which a six-year old girl was badly injured by a defective iron bollard in Lymington. It emerged during...

Mum feared for son’s life in near-miss with van by Lymington Junior School

“I just thought my son is going to die.” These are the words of a shocked mother after a speeding van shot through a school crossing, narrowly missing her young child. The incident unfolded as Nicky...
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