NEWS of M&S’s arrival in New Milton next year has been widely welcomed by shoppers, independent retailers and market stall holders.
ONE of the worst-kept secrets in New Milton is out, with confirmation Marks & Spencer will be launching a new food store in the town’s high street.
IT is fitting that in the 30th anniversary year of Marlings' first harvest, the Sway vineyard has taken home two global awards.
PLANS for a low-tax freeport on the Waterside should be dropped, according to a councillor, after its effectiveness was questioned by a report.
ELLIE Gange knows better then most that good things come to those who wait.
THE Hythe Lloyds branch and Halifax in Christchurch are among 48 Lloyds Banking Group branches that will shut in February, it has been announced.
CHRISTCHURCH steel firm Reidsteel has submitted its plans to expand into the old Peeks Party Store and Monkey Madness site.
THE opening of a major supermarket chain’s new branch in a landmark Barton building has been delayed by hold-ups over settling highways access.
A DIVISIVE bid to convert a former high street bank in New Milton into a KFC restaurant and takeaway has been greenlit by New Forest District Council.
THREE local spots have been named by discount giant Aldi for potential new stores, amid a massive expansion bid.
SHOPPERS can buy more using contactless card payments from today, as limits rise as part of efforts to help the economy recover from the pandemic.
THE finalists in this year's Brilliance in Business Awards have been unveiled after a record number of nominations.
A HAIRDRESSER is offering 50 free cuts to nominees who have gone the extra mile for their community this year.
HE New Forest’s economy has bounced back post-lockdown – but there are fears the hospitality sector could flag in the winter months.
A NEW Milton pub has relaunched as an authentic Italian restaurant with Vito Capozza, the former co-owner of Il Palio in Brockenhurst, at the helm.