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Travel firm probed as Pilgrim Bandits disabled veterans charity loses £81,000

Travel firm probed as Pilgrim Bandits disabled veterans charity loses £81,000

Pilgrim Bandits on an expedition to Greenland in 2016 A CHARITY which provides hard-core confidence-boosting challenges for amputee veterans has been…


Artistic Daphne celebrates 100 years of interesting life

Artistic Daphne celebrates 100 years of interesting life

Daphne Bruce at Court Lodge in Lymington with sons Peregrine (right) and Peter SCULPTOR and poet Daphne Bruce has celebrated her 100th birthday with a…


Beryl Foster: former Watersplash Hotel owner was busy in Brockenhurst society

Beryl Foster: former Watersplash Hotel owner was busy in Brockenhurst society

Beryl Foster (93) bought the Watersplash Hotel in Brockenhurst in 1958 A FORMER Brockenhurst hotel owner who was heavily involved in the local community…


Curtain falls on Curious Arts festival after five years at Pylewell Park

Curtain falls on Curious Arts festival after five years at Pylewell Park

Pylewell Park has rebranded itself as an upmarket wedding venue A BOUTIQUE arts and literary festival is leaving the New Forest after five years. Curious…


New Milton doctor retires after prescribing GPs' future for the NHS

New Milton doctor retires after prescribing GPs' future for the NHS

Nigel Watson is standing down as a GP after more than 30 years A LEADING New Forest doctor is standing down from his GP role after producing a high profile…


'Under-served' New Milton seeking greater CCTV camera cover

'Under-served' New Milton seeking greater CCTV camera cover

New Milton area has only seven CCTV cameras CALLS were made for Ashley to receive CCTV coverage amid complaints New Milton and surrounding areas are “under-served”…


Competition: win tickets to see jungle heartthrob Peter Andre at the Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre

Competition: win tickets to see jungle heartthrob Peter Andre at the Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre

Pick up your 50p A&T to win tickets to see Peter Andre at the Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre on 4th March Competition closed CELEBRITY jungle heartthrob…


Couple criticised over 'costs' in £3m Mega Home draw which cancelled property prize

Couple criticised over 'costs' in £3m Mega Home draw which cancelled property prize

  Sharon and Mark Beresford outside their £3m contemporary mansion SCATHING criticism has been levelled at a couple who withdrew their £3m luxury…


Fern Britton stamps her mark at New Milton library before Q&A call

Fern Britton stamps her mark at New Milton library before Q&A call

Fern Britton visits New Milton library TV PERSONALITY and author Fern Britton dropped in to sign books at New Milton library on Tuesday. The former Ready…


Reflections: music, charity and fun and games - the social importance of the parish church

Reflections: music, charity and fun and games - the social importance of the parish church

THE parish church is very often the oldest physical man-made structure surviving within a parish. For all the pre-Reformation centuries it was the centre for worship, instruction and social interaction and it was the place where the life’s rites of passage were made and confirmed...


DJ Chris Evans goes nuts with Faf All at Amberwood Inn pub quiz

DJ Chris Evans goes nuts with Faf All at Amberwood Inn pub quiz

DJ Chris Evans with fellow pub quizzers at the Amberwood Inn in Walkford (Photo: Steve West) FORMER Radio 2 breakfast show host Chris Evans was a surprise…


New Forest Hockey Club ladies in shock draw

New Forest Hockey Club ladies in shock draw

New Forest Hockey Club’s Rachel Lloyd scored the opening goal Hants Division One: New Forest ladies I 1-1 Southampton II SECOND-placed New Forest ladies’…


From Our Files: Keith down the mines, school head protests, and supermarket threatens shops

From Our Files: Keith down the mines, school head protests, and supermarket threatens shops

75 YEARS AGO KEITH BUNDAY, a son of Mr and Mrs L. H. Bunday, of Ashley Common Road, is the first New Milton youth to have been drawn out of Mr Bevin’s…


Police investigate mystery blaze that destroyed Totton shed company building

Police investigate mystery blaze that destroyed Totton shed company building

The blaze at Solent Sheds on the A36 Salisbury Road in Totton (Photo: Joanne Sturgess) INVESTIGATIONS are continuing into the cause of a blaze at a shed…


Stickler for the rules MP caught out over 'disregard' for planning rules

Stickler for the rules MP caught out over 'disregard' for planning rules

Sir Christopher Chope, MP for Christchurch AN MP with a record of blocking popular legislation in the name of sticking to protocol has been accused of…


TV licence scammers targeting New Forest residents

TV licence scammers targeting New Forest residents

Residents are told to beware TV licence scams TELEVISION licence scammers are targeting the local area, leading to fears that vulnerable people could…


Family fundraising in memory of Matthew who committed suicide after brain injuries

Family fundraising in memory of Matthew who committed suicide after brain injuries

Matthew Cummings, from Lymington, who died aged 36 THE family of a Lymington man who committed suicide after brain damage suffered in a hit-and-run accident…


New Park Manor: enjoy a taste of France at King Charles II's favourite hunting lodge

New Park Manor: enjoy a taste of France at King Charles II's favourite hunting lodge

SEVENTEENTH century grandeur meets contemporary chic at the warm and welcoming New Park Manor on the outskirts of Brockenhurst What was once King Charles…


Council rejects New Forest Water Park's 'excessive' clubhouse plan

Council rejects New Forest Water Park's 'excessive' clubhouse plan

New Forest Water Park in North Gorley near Fordingbridge PROPOSALS for a larger clubhouse at New Forest Water Park have been thrown out after councillors…


Juror ends up in the dock accused of kidnap case illegal 'research'

Juror ends up in the dock accused of kidnap case illegal 'research'

Southampton Crown Court A LYMINGTON man accused of conducting online research into a case in which he was a juror, has himself appeared in court. Alan…


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