A SCHOOL in Ringwood has been forced to close to pupils today (Tuesday) except for those sitting exams due to an unauthorised traveller encampment.
A DRUG dealer struck a man with a baseball bat before pulling out a knife and telling another that he would "skin him alive".
A BROCKENHURST pensioner’s lifelong hobby could be “out of the window” after thieves smashed into his car and stole £5,000 of fishing gear.
GRANTS of up to £5,000 and free bus passes are being made available for Ukrainian refugees to help them settle in Hampshire.
ATTACKING a police constable landed a Lymington woman with a £100 fine.
A LYNDHURST man who had been due to have a council funeral was given a spectacular high street send-off after a local funeral director stepped in.
FENCES alongside the A35 need replacing or hungry animals could cause a hazard to motorists, a parish councillor warned.
NEW research suggests non-white children in Hampshire are up to five times more likely to be stopped and searched compared with white children.
DISTRAUGHT families in Hampshire are facing stressful delays in holding funerals for loved ones due to lengthy waits for death certificates.
A HOMEOWNER whose Bransgore home was destroyed in a blaze last year has challenged NFDC's rejection of his plans for a replacement property.
AN urgent appeal by Hordle bellringers attracted more than 50 people to an open day amid fears that the chimes could be silenced forever.
A TWO-YEAR-OLD girl was taken to hospital after falling from a second-storey window in Ringwood.
PLANS for 156 new homes on former greenbelt land close to Hordle Primary School have been handed in to New Forest District Council.
POLICE slammed impatient motorists who sounded their horns at an ambulance blocking a high street as crews battled to save a baby's life.
YOUNGSTERS got behind the controls of a plane when it touched down at Hordle Primary School in a hands-on learning day.