HOSPITALITY businesses across the New Forest are facing a “perfect storm” as they battle supply issues, wedding backlogs and loss of European workers.
STAFF at New Milton’s Fagans Menswear were thrilled when a bridegroom from the TV series Married at First Sight chose his suit from the store.
A Christchurch tech entrepreneur has launched an ethical online marketplace where only sellers who meet strict criteria can list their products.
A LYNDHURST accountant was kicked out of professional groups and fined for misconduct which cost the taxman hundreds of thousand of pounds.
SHOPPERS will be able to buy more using contactless payments instead of chip and pin when limits rise to help the economy recover from the pandemic.
A GROUP of East Boldre residents set to take over the village shop have proposed an expansion which they say is needed to make the venture viable.
LIDL's new store in part of the Homebase building in Christchurch Retail Park will open to the public this week.
TRADERS in Christchurch are set to vote on plans to bring in a business levy to help pay for town centre improvements and boost the local economy.
A BROCKENHURST hotel has hit the market with a £2.35m price tag – months after winning permission to downsize to a B&B.
ANGRY complaints that the luxury glamping Pop Up Hotel in Calshot is a 'shambles' prompted the founder to make an apology to customers.
AN Austrailian investment bank has bought a majority stake in Southern Water after the utility firm was fined a record £90m for dumping raw sewage.
A PAY tribunal claim was won by 25 staff who worked at the collapsed Peeks Party Store after the liquidator declined to fight it, it has emerged.
THE owner of a camp site near Fordingbridge has admitted it made a "mistake" in underpaying a worker by more than £3,300.
German supermarket chain Aldi has announced it plans to open a new store in Totton.
LITTLE Angels Nursery and Pre-School has joined calls to help save its damaged New Milton Memorial Centre base.
MARKS & Spencer looks set to launch a branch at the site of New Milton high street's former Co-op store which shut nearly six years ago.