A PROLIFIC offender was spared jail by a judge for two distraction burglaries due to hints he had "turned a corner".
CELEBRATIONS have been held at a Lymington care home to mark the 106th birthday of Mabel Looker.
A PENNINGTON teenager was punched twice in an unprovoked attack as she walked to college, prompting a safety warning from her mother.
A PENNINGTON drug dealer who made £16,000 in nine months from his offending avoided an immediate spell in jail.
TWO axes and a knife were discovered in a New Forest street during a crackdown on crime involving blades.
A MOTORIST was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after a car ploughed into the wall of a house in Lymington town centre.
POLICE have arrested a man following a string of catalytic converter thefts in the New Forest during one night.
A PUBLIC inquiry will be held into plans for 44 new retirement apartments at one of the gateways into Lymington.
The bloodied body of a dead deer was left lying along a busy pathway to Milford school used by parents and young children for three days.
THOUSANDS more emergency food parcels have been handed out to people in the New Forest over the past year, figures have revealed.
MAJOR design changes will not be made to the £1.2m plan to revamp the toilets at Lymington's Town Quay, NFDC has said, despite criticism.
A LYMINGTON man faces prison after he admitted stealing from seven shops over a six-week period.
Pennington tip was evacuated after the discovery of what's thought to be an artillery training bullet shell.
THE whole street came out to celebrate the 70th wedding anniversary of Lymington couple Joy and Colin Erne.
A conservation group wants design changes made to the £1.2m revamp of Lymington quay toilet block.