New Forest villages unite in fight against disposable barbecues

THREE villages and 18 stores are disposable barbecue free, two weeks after the national park authority called for an outright ban. All shops in Ashurst, Lyndhurst and Brockenhurst answered the NPA’s call to stop offering...

Police plea after driver dies in head-on crash

  A MAN in his 70s died in a head-on crash between two vehicles, which resulted in a stretch of the A337 near Lyndhurst being closed in both directions for several hours. The incident involving a...

Teen drug dealer led police on chase up to 110mph

A TEENAGE drug dealer drove at speeds of over 100mph to flee police during an early morning pursuit. Kyle McGhee (19) sped away from a marked car out of Totton via the bypass and onto...

‘Another blow for Lyndhurst’ as village’s last petrol station closes

THE closure of Lyndhurst’s last petrol station – which is set to shut for good this week – has been branded a great loss to the village. Pat’s Garage in Romsey Road was established in...

Questions over billionaire-backed hotels using £4m government furlough cash

QUESTIONS have been raised after it emerged a Lyndhurst boutique hotel chain backed by multi-billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe has furloughed staff using more than £4m worth of taxpayers’ money. Hundreds of workers for Home Grown...

Row over claim key worker sacked while ill in bed with coronavirus

CLAIMS that a key worker caring for vulnerable children at Lyndhurst specialist schools was sacked while he lay in his sick bed with coronavirus have sparked a furious stand-off. The GMB trade union has called...
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PICTURES: Developer pledges to revive design glory of Lyndhurst Park Hotel

A PLEDGE to revive the original architectural glory of the Lyndhurst Park Hotel has been made by developers who say they want to retain “a very important part” of the village’s history in plans...
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Fresh redevelopment plans unveiled for Lyndhurst Park Hotel

NEW proposals have been unveiled for the redevelopment of Lyndhurst Park Hotel with 77 homes, plus holiday lets and shops. An exhibition hosted by Hoburne Development at the Lyndhurst Community Centre will show off the...

Hidden secrets revealed in makeover of village’s historic graveyard

A PROJECT to restore gravestones at Lyndhurst has led to a new path being laid which leads to the last resting place of Alice Liddell – the inspiration for Alice in Wonderland. Volunteers and experts...
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‘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...
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