Airport offers noise assurances over longer runway for bigger jets

SOUTHAMPTON Airport has promised residents living under flightpaths in the New Forest that it will tackle any “adverse impacts” from bigger jets as it plans to extend the runway. Proposals are being drawn up to...
Waterside train line

Parish council backs campaign to reopen Waterside railway line

A CAMPAIGN to bring back a passenger service on the Waterside train line has been backed by Marchwood Parish Council. The line closed to the public in the late 1960s but continued to serve Marchwood...
Totton Lidl

Supermarket expansion would close next door shops, plans reveal

PLANS have been unveiled to extend a Lidl supermarket on the edge of Totton – which would result in the loss of neighbouring stores. The application has been submitted by London Metric Property which in...
Calshot RNLI

‘Reckon we nailed it!’ – RNLI crew take on the Tetris Challenge

A NEW FOREST sea rescue crew has become the latest emergency team to take on a worldwide social media craze. Calshot’s RNLI outfit has completed the ‘Tetris Challenge’ in which services including the police, fire...

Man (73) forced to move house by stone-throwing harassment campaign

A PENSIONER was forced to move house after a stone-throwing harassment campaign against him, a court heard. Stephen Harwood (34), of Evergreen Close, Marchwood, was convicted of harassing a 73-year-old man for more than a...
6 Barrels Totton

Micro-pub to roll out the barrel after council gives go-ahead

A NEW micro-pub has been given the green light by New Forest District Council for a licence to sell alcohol every day until 11.30pm. As reported in the A&T, the new business called 6 Barrels...
Hythe Primary School

Primary school garden dedicated to memory of popular teacher

A SENSORY garden built by staff, parents and children in memory of a popular teacher has been officially opened at a Waterside school. The unused piece of land at Hythe Primary School has been transformed...
Integra Care Homes

‘Dirty’ care home to close after being slammed by inspectors

A RESIDENTIAL care home for people with learning difficulties is closing after an inspection report condemned it as dirty and badly run. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) discovered “significant shortcomings” by Integra Care Homes Ltd...
Hythe Neighbourhood Plan

Voters back hyper-local planning policies in village referendum

VOTERS have backed a set of hyper-local planning policies in Hythe and Dibden – although less than a fifth actually turned out to cast their ballots. It means the 77-page document will now be formally...

Former Totton social club site set for affordable housing

AFFORDABLE housing is being planned for the site of a former social club after New Forest District Council said it was buying it. As reported in the A&T, Testwood Working Men’s Club in Salisbury Road,...
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