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Woman who took her own life after 'crippling pain' was refused NHS hormone replacement therapy

Woman who took her own life after 'crippling pain' was refused NHS hormone replacement therapy

Woman who took her own life after 'crippling pain' was refused NHS hormone replacement therapy

A CHRISTCHURCH woman took her own life after suffering months of “crippling pain” and symptoms of post-traumatic stress, an inquest heard...


'Tyranny is a habit' – local MPs rebel against vote to extend Covid powers

'Tyranny is a habit' – local MPs rebel against vote to extend Covid powers

'Tyranny is a habit' – local MPs rebel against vote to extend Covid powers

LOCAL MPs Sir Desmond Swayne and Sir Christopher Chope were among dozens of who rebelled and voted against a six-month extension to coronavirus restrictions...


Weekly Covid deaths in New Forest fall to two in latest update

Weekly Covid deaths in New Forest fall to two in latest update

Weekly Covid deaths in New Forest fall to two in latest update

THERE were two new weekly coronavirus deaths in the New Forest, according in the latest update which showed a continuing fall in fatalities...


School children set to join minute's silence for coronavirus victims 12 months after the first lockdown

School children set to join minute's silence for coronavirus victims 12 months after the first lockdown

School children set to join minute's silence for coronavirus victims 12 months after the first lockdown

LOCAL school children will join the thousands across the New Forest and Christchurch at midday today (Tuesday) holding a minute’s silence for the victims of the pandemic...


New Forest family's frustration with having to isolate at home despite negative Covid tests

New Forest family's frustration with having to isolate at home despite negative Covid tests

New Forest family's frustration with having to isolate at home despite negative Covid tests

A LYMINGTON father has hit out at the school Covid-19 testing system after conflicting test results meant the whole family had to self-isolate...


U-turn over closure of toilets at Barton and Calshot, with £9k Covid revamp revealed

U-turn over closure of toilets at Barton and Calshot, with £9k Covid revamp revealed

U-turn over closure of toilets at Barton and Calshot, with £9k Covid revamp revealed

PUBLIC toilets at Barton and Calshot are set to stay open for now after a controversial plan to keep them closed was flushed away...


Lymington hospital staff salute soldiers for help on Covid front line

Lymington hospital staff salute soldiers for help on Covid front line

Lymington hospital staff salute soldiers for help on Covid front line

A FOND farewell was said by the staff at Lymington hospital to soldiers who have been working alongside them during the pandemic...


Weekly New Forest Covid update: Six deaths as residents given reassurance over vaccine blood clot reports

Weekly New Forest Covid update: Six deaths as residents given reassurance over vaccine blood clot reports

Weekly New Forest Covid update: Six deaths as residents given reassurance over vaccine blood clot reports

SIX coronavirus deaths were reported in the New Forest in the latest weekly update as county health bosses reassure residents over the safety of the AstraZeneca vaccine...


Covid safety spot checks for New Forest businesses in run-up to lockdown lifting

Covid safety spot checks for New Forest businesses in run-up to lockdown lifting

Covid safety spot checks for New Forest businesses in run-up to lockdown lifting

SPOT checks are being carried out to ensure New Forest businesses have coronavirus safety measures in place ahead of the lockdown lifting...


Hospice launches urgent appeal amid concern for its future over £1.4m funding shortfall

Hospice launches urgent appeal amid concern for its future over £1.4m funding shortfall

Hospice launches urgent appeal amid concern for its future over £1.4m funding shortfall

OAKHAVEN Hospice has appealed to the community to rally round as it faces a £1.4m drop in income from the pandemic shutting its shops and cancelling fundraisers...


Weekly New Forest Covid figures update – rise in deaths but number of new cases continues to fall

Weekly New Forest Covid figures update – rise in deaths but number of new cases continues to fall

Weekly New Forest Covid figures update – rise in deaths but number of new cases continues to fall

TEN coronavirus deaths were reported in the New Forest in the latest weekly update from the Office for National Statistics (ONS)...


Sister of New Milton woman who took her life while in care of NHS trust asks for Prime Minister to 'please intervene'

Sister of New Milton woman who took her life while in care of NHS trust asks for Prime Minister to 'please intervene'

Sister of New Milton woman who took her life while in care of NHS trust asks for Prime Minister to 'please intervene'

A NEW Milton woman has written to the Prime Minister and the health secretary calling for an investigation into the death of her sister...


Schools set up mass coronavirus testing stations

Schools set up mass coronavirus testing stations

Schools set up mass coronavirus testing stations

MASS Covid-19 testing stations have been set up as schools across the New Forest and Christchurch prepare to welcome pupils back on Monday...


Weekly New Forest Covid update – eight deaths as district approaches nearly 6,000 cases over the past year

Weekly New Forest Covid update – eight deaths as district approaches nearly 6,000 cases over the past year

Weekly New Forest Covid update – eight deaths as district approaches nearly 6,000 cases over the past year

THE leader of New Forest District Council spoke of “fresh hope” from the vaccine rollout as he remembered those who have died in the pandemic which brought the first case to Hampshire one year ago...


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