Shuttered sports club set for demolition under redevelopment plans

A ONCE thriving social club is set to be demolished 70 years after it was built to make way for a new community garden and sports pavilion. The Holbury Club, off the A326 Long Lane,...
Chris Barrett

Heartbroken family of coronavirus victim urge public to stay at home

THE heartbroken family of a New Forest man who died from coronavirus have urged people to stick to the rules imposed by the Prime Minister to stay safe. Father-of-two Chris Barrett (75), from Dibden Purlieu,...

Police find meat cleaver by bed during drugs raid on home

A MEAT cleaver was found beside a bed when police raided a home in Harvey Gardens, Hythe, as part of an investigation into the supply of class A drugs. Officers searched the property and, along...
Vivid Homes

‘Flooding’ homes win approval after four-year planning wrangle

A CONTROVERSIAL affordable homes development which has lain empty for four years can finally be occupied – despite claims it was still flooding a nearby farm. In backing Vivid Homes’ proposal to change the drainage...
Shore Road

Baby death: Police bail woman arrested on suspicion of murder

A WOMAN has been released on bail after being arrested on suspicion of murder over the discovery of the body of a baby boy in woodland. The 36-year-old was detained by police on Saturday for...
Shore Road

Baby death: Police gain extra time to question murder suspect

POLICE investigating the suspected murder of a recently-born baby boy have been granted a further 32 hours to question a woman arrested at the weekend. The 36-year-old female suspect was detained on Saturday, two days...
Vivid Homes

Homes accused of flooding neighbours set for planning approval

AN AFFORDABLE housing development is set to get the all-clear having lain empty for years after being blamed for flooding neighbouring properties. New Forest district councillors are being advised to allow drainage alterations to the...
Shore Road

Woman (36) arrested by officers investigating body of baby boy

A WOMAN was arrested on suspicion of murder at the weekend by officers investigating the body of a baby boy found in woodland near Hythe. Police said the 36-year-old suspect was detained on Saturday and...
Shore Road

Police appeal to mother of baby boy found dead in woods

POLICE have made a heartfelt appeal to the mother of a newborn boy whose body was found in woods to come forward. The baby was discovered in woodland off Shore Road in Hythe at around...
Hythe and Dibden Parish Council sign

Parish council seeks new clerk amid silence over official’s departure

A NEW clerk is being sought by Hythe and Dibden Parish Council after the unexplained departure of Stephanie Bennett who had not been seen at meetings since last November. Cllr Malcolm Wade, chair of the...
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