Balmer Lawn Hotel

Iconic New Forest hotel makes expansion bid to ‘secure its future’

MAJOR expansion plans have been launched for one of the New Forest’s most iconic hotels in what the owners say is a bid to secure its long-term future. Chris and Alison Wilson of the four-star...

‘Wonderful’ response to appeal for trust’s minibus hit by arson

THE Countryside Education Trust charity has been overwhelmed after hundreds of pounds was raised to replace one of its vehicles that was destroyed in an arson attack. As reported in the A&T, the minibus belonging to...

Fears grow as three more New Forest sheep stabbed to death

THREE sheep have been found dead in the New Forest sparking yet more fears that modern-day Satanists are targeting animals in the area. The latest revelations of gruesome killings bring the total death toll to...
Lyndhurst Park Hotel

‘High class’ homes plan expected soon for Lyndhurst Park Hotel

A PLANNING application to redevelop Lyndhurst Park Hotel is expected to be submitted in March and will include new homes, holiday lets and shops, a village councillor has confirmed. As reported in the A&T, the...

No love lost as couples vie to win dream winter wedding

TWO New Forest couples are vying to win a dream winter wedding at Balmer Lawn Hotel in a competition to celebrate holding its 1,000th marriage ceremony. The challenge for couples to reveal their most meaningful...
Slap Bottom

Forestry England mulls scaling back Slap Bottom tree-felling after protests

FORESTRY England is considering scaling back a controversial tree-felling operation which sparked protests from villagers and an intervention from a government minister. Residents living near Slap Bottom, a belt of trees just south of Burley,...
Storm Brendan

Driver and his dog dodge death as tree smashes into car

A MOTORIST and his dog had a lucky escape from Storm Brendan when a huge tree branch came smashing through his windscreen. Morgen Jenkins and his border collie Frank were showered with shards of glass...

‘Another very sad day for the Forest,’ says owner of stabbed sheep

THE owner of a New Forest sheep which was stabbed to death and left in a lane has spoken of her distress at the shocking incident. The body of the ewe was found in Kewlake...
Beaulieu flood warning

Drivers urged to avoid Beaulieu as morning flood alert issued

MOTORISTS are being urged to avoid Beaulieu tomorrow morning (Wednesday) as Storm Brendan sparks a flood warning. The Environment Agency has advised of flooding in the area including Beaulieu estuary and the open coast between...
Lyndhurst Park Hotel

Derelict Lyndhurst Park Hotel starts to collapse

A SECTION of the landmark Lyndhurst Park Hotel has collapsed, sparking fears for the future of the historic building. A huge chunk of one of the back walls has dropped into the fenced off area...
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