Fawley power station

Explosive end unveiled for Fawley power station set for 1,500-home transformation

AN explosive end to Fawley power station moved a step closer with demolition plans submitted to New Forest District Council. If the dramatic operation gets the go-ahead as expected, the facility, which closed in 2013,...

Councils counting the cost of vandalism at New Forest play parks

VANDALS struck at two children's play parks in the New Forest leaving one scattered with broken glass and another with a burnt out piece of equipment. In the first incident, yobs took glass bottles left...

Police urge to ‘shop an arsonist’ after Forest fire

POLICE are urging people to shop suspected arsonists after a patrol discovered a gorse blaze in a New Forest beauty spot. Hardley firefighters responded after the officers raised the alarm around 6.20pm on Saturday about...

Drugs and weapons seized in police raid on New Forest home

TWO people were arrested after police seized a haul of suspected class A drugs, as well as a variety of weapons, in a raid on a Blackfield home. Knives and a knuckle-duster were among the...

Lets get to work! Ribbon-cutting officially opens Fawley Men’s Shed

  A BASE to help men find companionship and share skills has been officially opened. A group of locals set up the Fawley Men’s Shed in May and took over a derelict building owned by the...

Residents ‘horrified’ as horses tied up and stoned with marbles

HORSES have been pelted with stones and marbles and had their legs tied together in malicious attacks on paddocks in Fawley. The parish council has been left horrified by the incidents which have taken place...
Warren Copse

New carving vandalised just hours after arrival at revamped nature trail

VANDALS damaged a hand-carved wooden owl which had only recently been installed at a nature trail. Fawley Parish Council has been working with the national park authority to enhance Warren Copse, an area of ancient...
Fawley Express

Shopkeeper injured in ‘horrible’ attack after challenging suspected thieves

A SHOPKEEPER suffered head and facial injuries after he challenged a group of youths who allegedly shoplifted at his Fawley outlet and was attacked by them. Two 15-year-old boys from Hythe have been arrested on...

Quick-thinking neighbours praised as firefighters rescue woman (70)

QUICK-THINKING neighbours have been praised for raising the alarm about an early-hours house fire in Holbury which resulted in a resident being taken to hospital. Responding to a call-out around 1.50am on Saturday, firefighters rescued...
Blackfield library

Campaigners hand in 800-name petition to save library

A PETITION of over 800 names calling for Blackfield library to be saved from closure has been handed to Hampshire County Council. As reported in the A&T, the council is considering closing 10 libraries in...
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