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Breaking news Man who carried out sex attack on woman jogger in park is sent to hospital indefinitely

Daily Echo: Lakeside Country Park

2:25pm Friday 25th July 2014

A Hampshire man who carried out a sex attack on a woman jogger in a Hampshire park has been sent to a special hospital indefinitely.

Doctors demand filming of Immigration Street is scrapped over health fears

Daily Echo:

7:36am Friday 25th July 2014

Doctors have called for controversial documentary Immigration Street to be scrapped over fears for the health of vulnerable residents.

Cleared: Tests prove man who confessed to murder is actually innocent

Daily Echo: Belinda Dalby. Image from Hampshire Constabulary

7:06am Friday 25th July 2014

A man who told police he had murdered a Southampton woman is today a free man after tests proved he was innocent.

Protests at £5m cuts to arts education grants

Daily Echo:

12:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

UP TO £5m will be slashed from education grants that fund music and the performing arts, in new cuts to hit Hampshire next year.

Park memorial for young dad killed in car crash

Daily Echo:

10:31am Friday 25th July 2014

IT WAS a place that the young father loved to visit.

Lorry crash on motorway

Daily Echo: A general picture of tailbacks on the M3

12:53pm Friday 25th July 2014

MOTORISTS can expect severe delays after a two-vehicle smash on one of Hampshire's busiest motorways as the summer getaway begins.

Three car crash causing delays on main road

Daily Echo: Is it time to cut the speed limit on the A31?

11:24am Friday 25th July 2014

MOTORISTS face delays of up to half an hour on a Hampshire road after a three-car smash.

Cyclist find his stolen bike on eBay

Daily Echo:

10:26am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE cyclist has been reunited with his new road bike after finding it up for sale on eBay – just miles from where it was stolen.

'Thanks for saving my life' says cyclist

Daily Echo:

9:35am Friday 25th July 2014

IT was an emotional reunion between a Hampshire man and the people who saved his life.

Dambusters actor and Eastenders director found dead on Hampshire beach

Daily Echo: Meet the man pivotal in the dambusters raid

10:06am Friday 25th July 2014

A former Eastenders director and Dambusters actor has been found dead on a Hampshire beach

Summer getaway begins as travellers are warned about possible delays

Daily Echo: Warning of delays on motorway

9:13am Friday 25th July 2014

BRACE yourself – the great summer getaway is starting. That is the message from traffic experts as millions are expected to cram on to roads across the country as they head off on their holidays.

Investigation into killer camper van crash

Daily Echo:

7:13am Friday 25th July 2014

Investigations continue today into a camper van crash that killed a Hampshire man and seriously hurt his wife.

Pub keeps licence after serving drunk mum who left toddler in bar

Daily Echo:

5:00am Friday 25th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE pub has kept its licence – despite serving a drunken mum who later abandoned her three-year-old child in the bar.

Doctor to face retrial over assault allegations

Daily Echo: Consultant Animesh Banerjee

9:23am Friday 25th July 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON doctor is to face a retrial over allegations he assaulted a woman in a hospital.

New £130,000 route to make town gateway to National Park

Daily Echo:

9:30am Friday 25th July 2014

A new route is being developed that will make a Hampshire town one of the gateways to the South Downs National Park.

Hollywood star Steven Seagal plays Southampton after Vladimir Putin controversy

Daily Echo:

8:08am Friday 25th July 2014

Controversial Hollywood tough guy Steve Seagal played The Brook in Southampton last night after being dropped from a music festival for his support of Vladimir Putin.

Delays as car overturns on busy road

Daily Echo:

7:45am Friday 25th July 2014

MOTORISTS are facing lengthy delays this morning after a vehicle overturned on a Hampshire major road.

Hospital to undergo revamp

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

IT’S a glimpse into the possible future of one of the most important buildings in Southampton.

Arsonists target beauty spot

Daily Echo:

6:30am Friday 25th July 2014

“IT makes you feel sick.” These are the words of environmental campaigners in Southampton who continue to see a beauty spot damaged by vandals.

Vandals target lifeboats

Daily Echo: Fowey lifeboat rescues trapped holidaymakers

6:00am Friday 25th July 2014

VANDALS caused thousands of pounds worth of damage when they targeted two lifeboats.

Boxing champ gives knockout weather forecast - for pets

Daily Echo:

12:40pm Friday 25th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE’S pooches have a weekend of sunshine to look forward to according to the world’s first pet forecast.

Join cycle ride to enjoy city's parks

Daily Echo: Picture from Southampton Sky Ride 2014

9:26am Friday 25th July 2014

A TEN-MILE cycle will take place in some of Southampton’s best parks on Sunday.

Guided walk of The Common

Daily Echo:

9:31am Friday 25th July 2014

A GUIDED walk at a Southampton beauty spot is taking place on Sunday, August 3 allowing people to see the inner-city wildlife.

Crime concern

Daily Echo: 500 more police  jobs facing axe

10:59am Friday 25th July 2014

RESIDENTS in Bishopstoke are invited to have their say on policing issues.

Suspect cleared of murder he confessed to

Daily Echo: Belinda Dalby was found dead at a Southampton hostel and 30-year-old Jamie Nicholson has been charged with her murder

3:28pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A MAN today walked free from court after a judge heard he could not have been guilty of a murder he had confessed to.

Fatal high speed crash 'an accident' rules coroner

Daily Echo: Tom Emery

12:55pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THE deaths of two friends killed in a "high-speed" car crash on a Hampshire road was an accident, an inquest has heard.

Driver killed in road smash

Daily Echo:

6:09pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE camper van driver was killed in a head-on smash with a tipper truck.

Town one of the most car dependent in the UK

Daily Echo: Slowly the lid is being lifted on air pollution

2:52pm Thursday 24th July 2014

RESIDENTS of a Hampshire town depend on cars more than any other town in the UK, new statistics have revealed.

Message found hidden in First World War kilt after 100 years

Daily Echo:

3:02pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A note has been discovered hidden in the folds of a kilt destined for a soldier heading to the front in the First World War.

'Don't drive when tired' - family's plea after son's death

Daily Echo:

9:23am Thursday 24th July 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON man died when his girlfriend fell asleep behind the wheel of the car she was driving in Austria, an inquest heard.

Vicar described as 'a sexual predator'

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

6:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A FORMER vicar described by police as a “sexual predator” has been jailed after abusing a 13-year-old boy.

Man in court accused of supplying drugs to girl who died at music festival

Daily Echo: Ellie Rowe

12:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A man accused of supplying drugs to a teenager who died at a Hampshire music festival will stand trial in September.

Motorway named among worst for tailgating in country

Daily Echo: Pregnant driver taken to hospital after motorway crash

12:05pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE motorway has been named as one of the worst tailgating blackspots in the country.

Campaigners accused of wasting public money in ferries fight

Daily Echo:

11:22am Thursday 24th July 2014

CAMPAIGNERS have been accused of wasting public money after losing another round of their battle against the latest generation of cross-Solent ferries.

Movie star Seagal at centre of political storm ahead of Southampton gig

Daily Echo:

10:25am Thursday 24th July 2014

ACTION hero Steven Seagal will be taking to the stage in Southampton tonight – days after being at the centre of an international storm over his friendship with Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Police renew appeal for man missing since April

Daily Echo:

9:37am Thursday 24th July 2014

POLICE are stepping up the search for a man missing for three months.

Hunt stepped up to find woman who snatched thousands of pounds left on chair inside bank

Daily Echo:

7:20am Thursday 24th July 2014

The hunt has been stepped due to find a woman who snatched thousands of pounds left on a chair inside a Southampton bank.

Shipping firm found guilty of corporate manslaughter set to appeal

Daily Echo:

11:11am Thursday 24th July 2014

Bosses of a global shipping company found guilty of causing the death of a Southampton man who plunged 60ft down a lift shaft onboard its vessel are poised to appeal their conviction.

Payday loan firms vow to review how arrears of dead customers are handled

Daily Echo:

10:48am Thursday 24th July 2014

PAYDAY loan bosses have pledged a major review of how they handle the accounts of deceased customers after a Hampshire grandad was relentlessly pursued for thousands of pounds of cash after his death.

E-fit released after woman robbed in underpass

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Police have released an efit of a man after a woman was robbed in an underpass.

Hampshire dog's starring role in Commonwealth Games

Daily Echo:

10:26am Thursday 24th July 2014

A SCOTTIE dog from Hampshire was one of the stars of last night's Commonwealth Games opening ceremony.

Hampshire investigators begin examining flight MH17 second black box

Daily Echo:

7:52am Thursday 24th July 2014

Investigators in Hampshire probing the flight MH17 disaster are today expected to begin examining a second black box.

Plans revealed for £40m development on city site

Daily Echo:

4:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

PLANS to transform Southampton's former Meridian television site into a thriving complex of flats and homes have been revealed.

No new patients to be admitted to sub-standard care home

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:57am Thursday 24th July 2014

Council chiefs have vowed not to place any more elderly dementia sufferers in a Hampshire home until it makes drastic improvements to the standards of care it provides.

MP Caroline Nokes lands first Government job in reshuffle

Daily Echo:

10:38am Thursday 24th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE MP Caroline Nokes has landed her first Government job, after David Cameron completed his summer reshuffle.

Kids taking to the police beat to help prevent crime

Daily Echo:

7:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

MEET the pint sized police officers helping to lead the crackdown on crime in Southampton.

Builder Roy is up for Daily Echo Community Star award

Daily Echo:

10:59am Thursday 24th July 2014

HE is the builder a Hampshire village can rely on.

The weather's getting even otter...

Daily Echo:

10:51am Thursday 24th July 2014

IT’S getting ’otter and so there’s only one way for these furry residents to keep their cool.

Testwood Sports College on the up after inspection

Daily Echo:

10:40am Thursday 24th July 2014

GOVERNMENT inspectors have said that a failing Hampshire school is beginning to improve following a recent inspection.

Number of people dying off coast soars

Daily Echo:

10:34am Thursday 24th July 2014

The number of people who died along coast in 2013 was the highest in four years, the RNLI said, as it launches a campaign calling on people to Respect the Water.

Hampshire on the web

Ferry back in service after accident (link)

BBC Online 12:05pm Fri 25 Jul 14

An Isle of Wight ferry is running again after an accident which saw its upper car deck collapse injuring three…

Borough rejects calls for flooding reserve fund (link)

Basingstoke Gazette 1:00pm Fri 25 Jul 14

CALLS for a flooding reserve fund to be set up by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council – after the local…

Shepherd Spring Pre-school fete success (link)

Andover Advertiser 9:56am Fri 25 Jul 14

FEARS of a wash-out were quickly swept away at a hugely successful summer fete at Shepherd Spring Pre-School on…

Fears of direct action against speeding motorbikes (link)

Hampshire Chronicle 11:56am Fri 25 Jul 14

VILLAGERS blighted by anti-social motorcycles may be driven to take direct action says a parish chief.

No new residents in Winchester care home following damning report (link)

Hampshire Chronicle 7:00am Fri 25 Jul 14

COUNCIL chiefs have vowed not to place any more elderly dementia sufferers in a Winchester home until it makes…

Tip closures on seniors' agenda (link)

Romsey Advertiser 8:00am Wed 23 Jul 14

Hampshire County Council’s plans for its waste recycling centres will be on the agenda at the next meeting of…

Growers prepare for show (link)

Romsey Advertiser 12:00am Wed 23 Jul 14

GREEN-fingered growers are making sure their flowers and vegetables are in tip-top condition for King’s Somborne…

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