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Flood warnings issued for coastal towns and villages

Flood warnings issued for coastal towns and villages

Flooding at town quay in Lymington in 2007 FLOOD alerts have been issued for Beaulieu, Lymington, Milford and Christchurch this morning (Wednesday) by…


Council to spend £600,000 on climate change response team

Council to spend £600,000 on climate change response team

Six people will work with stakeholders across Hampshire to react to the impact of climate change (Photo: stock image) COUNTY council bosses are to invest…


Motorist cut free by firefighters after car crashes off A35

Motorist cut free by firefighters after car crashes off A35

Police closed off the stretch of the A35 between Ashurst and Lyndhurst A MOTORIST had to be cut free by firefighters after a car rolled off the A35 near…


Three in a row for dominant New Milton RFC

Three in a row for dominant New Milton RFC

Adam Coe dives over for New Milton RFC in their 37-17 victory over Eastleigh II in the Hampshire Premier Hampshire Premier: New Milton RFC 37-17 Eastleigh…


Met Office issues weather warning for two days of heavy rain

Met Office issues weather warning for two days of heavy rain

Previous flooding at Brockenhurst TWO days of heavy rain has been forecast by the Met Office for the New Forest and Christchurch in a weather warning…


Tennis players' safety fears as club targeted by vandals

Tennis players' safety fears as club targeted by vandals

Vandals have thrown outdoor furniture around at Christchurch Tennis Club at the Iford Sports Complex REPEATED overnight disturbances at Christchurch Tennis…


One-metre sea level rise on Dorset coast 'inevitable', warns ocean expert

One-metre sea level rise on Dorset coast 'inevitable', warns ocean expert

Dr Ivan Haigh, from the National Oceanography Centre at Southampton DORSET sea levels are likely to rise by a metre – even if climate change limits adopted…


Inspectors found rat infestation at Sainsbury's supermarket

Inspectors found rat infestation at Sainsbury's supermarket

Rats were discovered by health inspectors at the Sainsbury's in Meeting House Lane, Ringwood (Photo: Google) A RAT infestation was discovered at the Ringwood…


Two-thirds of police would not advise joining up, says survey

Two-thirds of police would not advise joining up, says survey

About 192 (7%) of officers in Hampshire responded to the Police Federation's national survey NEARLY two-thirds of Hampshire police officers who answered…


Three second-half goals give Bashley back-to-back wins

Three second-half goals give Bashley back-to-back wins

Bashley FC midfielder Harry Bunce in action in their 3-0 victory over Baffins Milton Rovers Sydenhams Premier: Bashley FC 3-0 Baffins Milton Rovers BASHLEY…


Town's festive illuminations snatched by Christmas grinches

Town's festive illuminations snatched by Christmas grinches

The illuminations were pinched while volunteers (pictured) were setting them up VOLUNTEERS have been shocked by the theft of Christmas lights as they…


NHS boss sorry for ‘unacceptable’ child mental health waiting times

NHS boss sorry for ‘unacceptable’ child mental health waiting times

Hampshire's child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) is missing waiting time targets (Photo: stock image) WAITING times for children’s mental…


Six years' jail for sex offender (80) caught by paedophile hunters

Six years' jail for sex offender (80) caught by paedophile hunters

Peter Bennett was confronted in a live broadcast by the Stop paedophile hunter group (Photo: Stop) A PERVERTED pensioner with a history of sexual offences…


Town council backs crematorium plans against residents' objections

Town council backs crematorium plans against residents' objections

DETAILED plans for a controversial crematorium on green belt land in New Milton have won backing from the town council’s planning committee despite continued objections from local residents...


Foresters urged to be vigilant after 'witchcraft' animal attacks

Foresters urged to be vigilant after 'witchcraft' animal attacks

The slaughtered ewe was discovered by dog walker Judy Rudd (Photo: Solent News) FEARS a Satanic-style cult is active in the New Forest have been sparked…


Dogstival ready to bounce back next year after troubled debut

Dogstival ready to bounce back next year after troubled debut

Dogstival will be back at Pylewell Park on 16th-17th May 2020 DOGSTIVAL, the New Forest celebration of dogs, is ready to return despite an animal welfare…


New Forest helps lead the way with electric car charge points

New Forest helps lead the way with electric car charge points

There are 53 public charge points for electric cars locally, says the Department for Transport (Photo: stock image) THE New Forest is among the areas…


School honours 40-year dedication of chair of governors

School honours 40-year dedication of chair of governors

The Arnewood School has named its newly refurbished building after its chair of governors, Elizabeth Cook A RECENTLY refurbished block at New Milton ’s…


Council to end free swimming for kids at New Forest pools

Council to end free swimming for kids at New Forest pools

New Milton leisure centre FREE swimming for young children at public pools in the New Forest will end next year. From January youngsters aged between…


Win tickets in your A&T to Robin Hood at Salisbury Playhouse

Win tickets in your A&T to Robin Hood at Salisbury Playhouse

The cast of Robin Hood are set to deliver some panto magic at the Salisbury Playhouse FAMILIES are invited to join Robin Hood and his Merry Men for a…


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