Former darts world champion Mitchell laments collapse of BDO as he prepares for a...

BRANSGORE darts ace and former world champion Scott Mitchell has spoken of his sadness over the collapse of the British Darts Organisation. This year marks the first with no BDO World Championship since 1977 after...

More than 70 firefighters battle blaze at thatched cottage in Bransgore

DOZENS of firefighters battled through the night to contain a blaze which devastated a thatched cottage in the New Forest. The alarm was raised shortly before 9pm yesterday (Monday) as flames engulfed the roof of...

Holiday let approved for old pigsties on greenbelt

CONVERTING former pigsties into a self-contained holiday let would not threaten the surrounding greenbelt, New Forest District Council has decided. Applicant Mrs Dunn was given the go-ahead for change of use to a one-bedroom unit...

Village ambulance car vandalised in wrecking spree is back on the road after anonymous...

AN ambulance first responder car vandalised during a vehicle wrecking spree in Bransgore is back on the road after anonymous donors chipped in. Bransgore Community First Responders (CFR) were delighted to have the Dacia Duster...

Emergency vehicle targeted by vandals on village wrecking spree

“DISGUSTING” and “disrespectful” vandals targeted an ambulance first responder car during a vehicle wrecking spree in Bransgore during the early hours yesterday (Sunday). The car will be off the roads for a week, and lives...
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New £7,000 wild play area set for Bransgore

WORK on a £7,000 project to create a wild play area in Bransgore is set to begin in the new year. The scheme to install five small, wooden play structures at Clare Lodge copse has...

Village Co-op to close for five months in £1m revamp

THE Co-op in Bransgore is to undergo a £1m revamp from the beginning of next month, closing its doors until March 2021. Village customers will be served by a temporary walk-in shop while the work...

Two arrested after raids on pet shop and petrol station

 TWO men have been arrested following raids on two New Forest businesses last night (Wednesday). Cash and charity collection tins were taken after entry was forced to The Village Pet Shop in Ringwood Road, Bransgore,...

Developer runs out of time on plan to pump sewage into stream

AN application by the owner of a development for 85 mobile homes to pump sewage into a New Forest stream has been withdrawn. Park One Developments Ltd, which owns the Vernon Dene site at North...

Surgeries close after staff member tests positive for coronavirus

TWO GP surgeries have been forced to close temporarily after a staff member tested positive for coronavirus. Christchurch Medical Practice, which runs the Orchard Surgery at Purewell and the Bransgore Medical Centre in the village’s...
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