THEY are true eighties icons and Duran Duran never sounded better as they closed Common People 2016 in spectacular style.
Dawid Malan underlined his liking for Hampshire’s bowlers as a high-class 147 put Middlesex in early command of the Specsavers County Championship Division One match at Northwood.
A SINGALONG to 80s classic Rio by thousands of sunburnt festival-goers brought the final day of Common People to a blistering close.
Saints striker Graziano Pelle gave himself a pre-Euro 2016 boost by scoring another international winner tonight.
SAINTS midfielder James Ward-Prowse tonight skippered England Under-21s to Toulon Tournament final success.
IT HAS been nominated for a glut of awards and is loved by both critics and audiences.
A 12-year-old has been hurt in a jet ski accident off the Solent this afternoon.
THIEVES have stolen £20,000 from a 91-year-old man in a distraction burglary.
WITH the sun shining and Bank Holiday Monday on its way, thousands are in their cars.
SEWAGE has spilled onto the Hampshire countryside after a tank burst.
A COMMUNITY arts festival is celebrating an increase in numbers in its second year.
PARAMEDICS rushed to a Hampshire playground yesterday as a girl fell 30ft from a tree.
POLICE have condemned a "disgusting" air rifle attack on wild birds at a Hampshire village pond.
THIS man is wanted by police after a 13-year-old boy outside a shop in Southampton.
Common People 2016 is entering its second day on Southampton Common, with Duran Duran headlining the main stage tonight.
WHETHER you're partying at Common People, off for a walk or getting on with the gardening, the weather could make or break your Bank Holiday weekend.
IT started with a set from one of Southampton's most hotly tipped young bands and ended with a triumphant set from the city's most famous son.
THE Common People festival in Southampton has officially begun.
A MAN had to be rescued from the water when he tried to swim across a Hampshire harbour.
POLICE have found a woman's body in Southampton.
THE people of Hampshire are backing a Brexit, an exclusive Daily Echo poll has found.
THE world’s biggest cruise ship is “like a construction site” and poses several safety risks, according to some of its first paying customers.
It was a massive welcome home for Southampton's most famous musical son as Craig David took to the stage to rapturous applause and cheers.
A CHARITY which supports hundreds of victims of domestic violence is facing a cash crisis.
HAMPSHIRE transport chiefs have scaled back controversial limits to road improvements.
A DAD-OF-TWO died after overdosing on prescription drugs, an inquest heard.
HE WAS a highly talented and hugely popular young sportsman who had his whole life ahead of him.
JOSE Fonte admitted that he is excited for Saints to test themselves against the “very best” in the Europa League next season.