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Starbucks drive-through plans raise traffic and litter concerns

PLANS have been submitted for a drive-through Starbucks coffee shop that would create 25 new jobs at an industrial estate in Calmore. Brunel Road Developments Ltd, on behalf of Dandara (Southern) Ltd, has applied to...

Commercial development ‘in the pipeline’ for petrol station

A MAJOR commercial redevelopment is being drawn up for a petrol station at one of the gateways into Lymington. The plans are for the busy Shell garage at Pennington Cross, near the roundabout on the main...

No change at popular Spot in the Woods, promises new owner

A POPULAR New Forest eatery has been sold a year after the death of its world famous owner, French sommelier Gerrard Basset. He and his wife Nina founded TerraVina in 2007 as a restaurant with...
Lymington Precision Engineers

Company fined for safety failings that led to workers’ skin complaints

SAFETY failures at a Lymington engineering firm which caused a young female apprentice to suffer skin problems have been punished with a £20,000 fine. Lymington Precision Engineers (LPE) Co Ltd was sentenced at Southampton Magistrates’...

Cryptocurrency firm Crest Investments on the money at business awards

TWO young entrepreneurs behind an emerging cryptocurrency firm were “delighted” after scooping a business award that recognises their innovative approach. Blake Khalaf, who is behind Crest Investments, said winning the Future Proofing and Innovation accolade...

25 jobs saved as aviation firm Jets is rescued

A DEAL has been struck to salvage a stricken Bournemouth Airport-based aviation firm and save 25 jobs. Jets (Bournemouth) Ltd landed in trouble after its parent company, Casarian Holdings Ltd, went into administration in November...
S&J Shellfish

Popular shellfish business shuts up shop after 25 years

A POPULAR family business in Lymington has announced it is closing after 25 years of supplying locally-caught, fresh shellfish. S&J Shellfish posted on Facebook on Wednesday that it was shutting down, saying: “It is with...
Kondor

150 workers face redundancy threat at tech distribution company

AROUND 150 people at Christchurch-based tech distribution firm Kondor are facing redundancy. Many of the jobs at risk are in the sales, finance and warehouse departments. The news was given to shocked employees at a...

Pizzeria sacks staff after getting one-star food hygiene rating

A HYTHE pizzeria says it has sacked all its staff after it was given a one-star food hygiene rating. Amalfi Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria on the High Street revealed on Facebook it let employees go...

‘Battle is lost’ to save community’s last banking branch

CAMPAIGNERS battling to save Highcliffe’s last banking branch have admitted defeat. The Nationwide Building Society has confirmed it will be leaving the village at the end of the month despite a 300-name petition collected by...
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