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VE Day anniversary organisers appeal for memories and mementos

VE Day anniversary organisers appeal for memories and mementos

VE Day anniversary organisers appeal for memories and mementos

Former Army Reservist John Adams will play the pipes at the Bashley event COMMUNITIES across the New Forest are preparing to mark the 75th anniversary…


Museum launches fundraising appeal to expand cultural reach

Museum launches fundraising appeal to expand cultural reach

Museum launches fundraising appeal to expand cultural reach

A DOUBLE campaign has been launched by Lymington ’s St Barbe museum to raise funds and boost public engagement...


Captain's watch tells story of moon explorers and Middle East royalty

Captain's watch tells story of moon explorers and Middle East royalty

Captain's watch tells story of moon explorers and Middle East royalty

The estimate suggests the Apollo Omega Speedmaster watch could fetch between £10,000 and £15,000 A SPECIAL watch gifted by the team of astronauts who…


Make your digital mark by adding to New Forest tree graffiti map

Make your digital mark by adding to New Forest tree graffiti map

Make your digital mark by adding to New Forest tree graffiti map

Among the most common tree graffiti is the King’s Mark identifying wood for building navy ships VISITORS to the New Forest are being asked to report historic…


Hidden secrets revealed in makeover of village's historic graveyard

Hidden secrets revealed in makeover of village's historic graveyard

Hidden secrets revealed in makeover of village's historic graveyard

Volunteers at work at St Michael and All Angels Church A PROJECT to restore gravestones at Lyndhurst has led to a new path being laid which leads to the…


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

'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...


Walking researchers seek New Forest myths and memories

Walking researchers seek New Forest myths and memories

Walking researchers seek New Forest myths and memories

The walks visit Fordingbridge, Rockford, Tatchbury Mount, Marchwood and Fawley RESEARCHERS are on the hunt for New Forest memories and folklore around…


Buyers fail to pursue New Forest Buckhounds painting

Buyers fail to pursue New Forest Buckhounds painting

Buyers fail to pursue New Forest Buckhounds painting

John Emms' The New Forest Buckhounds was one of 50 works by famous painters that went on sale A MASTERWORK by a famous Lyndhurst painter failed to sell…


Town takes care of new heritage centre's £5,000 running costs

Town takes care of new heritage centre's £5,000 running costs

Town takes care of new heritage centre's £5,000 running costs

The building is a disused station master's house THE £5,000 running costs of New Milton’s upcoming new heritage centre will be stumped up by the town…


Storm damage sparks fresh fears for future of historic Hurst Castle

Storm damage sparks fresh fears for future of historic Hurst Castle

Storm damage sparks fresh fears for future of historic Hurst Castle

Rooms had to be closed to the public after the storm erosion under the castle FEARS over the future of Hurst Castle have been heightened after storm damage…


Full steam ahead to turn railway house into town's heritage centre

Full steam ahead to turn railway house into town's heritage centre

Full steam ahead to turn railway house into town's heritage centre

Keith Craze (left) and Milton Heritage Society treasurer Alan O'Sullivan at the station master's house MOVES to create a heritage centre in New Milton…


Bid to revamp old station house keeps heritage centre plan on track

Bid to revamp old station house keeps heritage centre plan on track

Bid to revamp old station house keeps heritage centre plan on track

The New Milton station master's house in the early 20th century PLANS to transform the disused railway station master’s house in New Milton into a heritage…


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