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Crews battle blaze as car on driveway engulfed in fireball

Crews battle blaze as car on driveway engulfed in fireball

Firefighters battled the inferno for about 45 minutes early on New Year's Day (Photo: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service) A BLAZING car was the first call-out…


Tributes to 'incredible' pro-sailor Zane Gills after tragic accident

Tributes to 'incredible' pro-sailor Zane Gills after tragic accident

Zane Gills had a home in Lymington (Photo: Sarah Gills) TRIBUTES have been paid to a Lymington-based professional sailor whose death in a tragic accident…


Win tickets to see Band of Gold at the Mayflower theatre

Win tickets to see Band of Gold at the Mayflower theatre

Band of Gold will be at Southampton from 4th-8th February Competition closed A STAGE adaptation of the ground-breaking ITV drama Band of Gold will be…


Health and Wellbeing: New year, new decade - new start

Health and Wellbeing: New year, new decade - new start

Health and Wellbeing: WITH the arrival of the new year we are celebrating not just the turn of the calendar but the arrival of a brand new decade. What…


Falcons soar to win indoor cricket championship

Falcons soar to win indoor cricket championship

THE New Milton Falcons U15 girls’ team flew to victory as champions of the Hampshire Vipers Indoor Cup...


Rising food bank demand blamed on jobs market and Universal Credit

Rising food bank demand blamed on jobs market and Universal Credit

Volunteers pack bags at the New Forest Basics Bank in Lymington (Photo: Steve West) MORE than 400 extra parcels of provisions were handed out by New Forest…


Crime chief to face supermarket shoppers' council tax questions

Crime chief to face supermarket shoppers' council tax questions

Dorset police and crime commissioner Martyn Underhill RESIDENTS are invited to a special event at the Christchurch Waitrose supermarket to air their views…


Questions over figures showing two-third increase in New Forest livestock

Questions over figures showing two-third increase in New Forest livestock

Ponies being rounded up during the New Forest drift (Photo: Sally Fear) COMMONERS appear to be turning out more livestock onto the New Forest than ever…


Thieves pinched village's festive tree on Christmas Day

Thieves pinched village's festive tree on Christmas Day

The small artificial spruce had proved popular with locals since first being erected for Christmas 2018 THIEVES snatched a Christmas tree a resident had…


Hampshire police handed extra £800,000 to combat violent crime

Hampshire police handed extra £800,000 to combat violent crime

Michael Lane, Hampshire's police and crime commissioner HAMPSHIRE police and crime commissioner Michael Lane will be given an extra £800,000 from the…


Calmore Sports claim impressive ground double award

Calmore Sports claim impressive ground double award

Calmore Sports club president Steve Brandes (pictured left) and Joe Weston (right) CALMORE Sports Club’s Loperwood Park ground received an impressive…


Suspected drug dealer arrested by police in dawn raid

Suspected drug dealer arrested by police in dawn raid

A SUSPECTED drugs dealer was arrested after police carried out a raid on a Hythe home in the early hours of the morning...


Police investigate New Year's Day body at recreation ground

Police investigate New Year's Day body at recreation ground

Gang Warily recreation ground in Newlands Road in Blackfield, Fawley POLICE are investigating after the body of a man was discovered at a recreation ground…


'What are the chances?' Care home resident discovers staff's family link

'What are the chances?' Care home resident discovers staff's family link

A CARE home resident who was researching her family tree discovered she was related to two of the staff...


Bookings 'guaranteed' when leisure centres management goes private

Bookings 'guaranteed' when leisure centres management goes private

REASSURANCES have been offered to a dance school owner who fears for the future of her business when the management of New Forest District Council leisure centres are taken over by a private company...


School's new study centre named in honour of former head

School's new study centre named in honour of former head

Ex-head Chris Willsher (left) with new Priestlands School headteacher Peter Main THE new school study centre at Lymington’s Priestlands School has been…


Letters: Felling has spoiled the tree-lined gateway to my town

Letters: Felling has spoiled the tree-lined gateway to my town

SIR - We have lived in New Milton for the past 48 years, and have never ceased to enjoy the approach to the town from Bashley along Fernhill Lane up to…


Church land set for transformation by budding urban designers

Church land set for transformation by budding urban designers

A SWAY-based arts and education charity which involves young people in ambitious urban design projects is set to embark on transforming an area outside St Thomas’s Church in Lymington...


Warm response to town pharmacy's winter coats swap idea

Warm response to town pharmacy's winter coats swap idea

The scheme was the brainchild of pharmacist Shafiq Mohamedtaqi A PROJECT launched by New Milton Pharmacy to provide free coats to those in need has proved…


Letters: High street parking charges will free up spaces

Letters: High street parking charges will free up spaces

SIR - I fully support the proposed charges in Lymington High Street . It will be useful to have to have the free 20 minutes to buy a newspaper, or go…


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