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  • Joint administration stays put

    IT WAS expected to be a close-fought battle - but when all the votes were in and counted it was a case of "as you were" in Basingstoke and Deane. read more

  • A dreamy new drama

    NEW play I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls comes to the Theatre Royal, Winchester on Wednesday. read more

  • Review:Two plays to please us

    Last Tango In Little Grimley / Figments Sway Drama Club, Sway Village Hall read more

  • Disbelief at Ian appeal ruling

    A HAMPSHIRE woman has vowed to carry on the fight to free her deaf and disabled brother from an Indian jail despite a shock ruling that he has no right to a second appeal. read more

  • Court threat over old Royal Albert

    THE owners of a derelict Southampton hotel have been ordered to restore it to its previous state or face prosecution by the city council. read more

  • Frustrated drivers put children at risk

    MOTORISTS trying to avoid roadworks on one of the main commuter routes into Southampton are endangering the lives of children, schools and residents have warned. read more

  • Repair date hopes for rail bridge road

    MORE than one year after cones first appeared on a busy route into Southampton, work could finally be about to start on repairs. read more

  • Thieves take lovers' seat

    IT IS standing room only for newlyweds after thieves took a popular lovers' bench. read more


    A GOSPORT social worker who went missing 12 days ago has been reunited with her family after she re-turned home safe and well. read more

  • End of the line for historic institute

    BISHOP'S Waltham's historic Institute building will be sold to the highest bidder - despite a desperate battle to keep it in public use. read more

  • Quit nagging, horse, we're finally on the move!

    STAFF at a veterinary hospital are celebrating after a last-gasp plea to planners to allow the practice to move paid off. read more

  • Powerlifting club produces champs

    BASINGSTOKE Powerlifting Club claims to be the best in the country. read more

  • RS Cook up another cup win

    RS Basingstoke 3 Winchester City Reserves 2 read more

  • End-of-season trophy glory for Town Reserves

    Basingstoke Town 3 Northwood 1 read more

  • NHS Direct dubbed an 'excellentt service'

    A BASINGSTOKE councillor has praised NHS Direct staff for giving potentially life-saving advice after her husband suffered a burst appendix. read more

  • Ex-athlete's case tabled for debate in Commons

    A DEBATE at Westminster is to be held on the international shot-putter from Basingstoke who has been banned for life from competition because of a doping slur. read more

  • No final whistle for football cl

    THE Inland Revenue's bid to wind up Basingstoke Town Football Club was adjourned when the case came before the High Court in London. read more

  • NHS Direct dubbed an 'excellent service'

    A BASINGSTOKE councillor has praised NHS Direct staff for giving potentially life-saving advice after her husband suffered a burst appendix. read more

  • Parents want justice for beaten son Ben

    A COUPLE whose teenage son was beaten senseless with a fence post as he walked home late at night have written an open letter to the Prime Minister, MPs, council leaders, the police and magistrates, calling for justice. read more

  • No final whistle for football club

    THE Inland Revenue's bid to wind up Basingstoke Town Football Club was adjourned when the case came before the High Court in London. read more

  • In Port

    Today's Principal Arrivings: Autoline, ro/ro, 0600, 201, 201 link; Hamburg Express, container, 0600, 207; Nina, general, 0630, 107; Vans Princess, ro/ro, 0730, 25 link; Autoprestige, ro/ro, 0745, 201/2; Salamander, gene ral, AM, 47; Don Pasquale, ro/ro, 1230, 34/35; OOCL Korea, container, 1300, 204/5; St Barbara, ro/ro, 1500, 101; Cetam Victoriae, ro/ro, 1530, 25 link; Hanny Trader, PM, 103. read more

  • 52-goal ace is promotion hero

    TOP marksman Matt Hart has helped Hatch Warren under-12s to promotion in the Peter Houseman League. read more

  • Clubmates fight out a county place

    TOTALLY Tennis performance squad player Jonathon Dow won the first Robinsons Junior Challenge tournament of the year at Totally Tennis' indoor centre. read more

  • British champs off to France

    THE BASINGSTOKE senior mixed teamgym squad, recently crowned British champions, will be representing Great Britain in an international competition in France this weekend. read more

  • Tell us how to ease gridlock on highway

    MOTORISTS, cyclists and pedestrians have been invited to have their say on how Fareham and Gosport's congested roads can be improved. read more

  • Festival encore agreed

    THE MAN behind Titchfield's first rock music festival has managed to get 30 minutes extra concert time - a month after new noise regulations were introduced. read more


    THE World Cup dreams of Southampton's Rory Delap were left in tatters this morning when he was left out of the Republic of Ireland squad to travel to Japan and South Korea. read more


    IT'S decision day for Southampton's Rory Delap, whose World Cup dreams could end in joy or despair depending on one phone call. read more

  • A slice of Titanic's history for auction

    THE SERVICE record book of a Southampton Titanic crewman who survived the sinking of the ill-fated liner is expected to fetch up to £5,000 when it is auctioned by Sotheby's at the end of this month. read more

  • Shannon shines on a truly starry night

    IT may have lacked the audience of millions who enjoyed its TV equivalent. read more

  • Labour and Lib Dems retain control of council

    THIS is the handshake that seals a power-sharing political pact that puts the Liberal Democrats and Labour in the driving seat at Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council. read more

  • LE

    LE CHEMINANT - SAWDEN DEBORAH AND MARK Malcolm and Anne are delighted to announce the engagement of Deborah to Mark on May 3. Much love to both.

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    MATTHEWS PHILIP ALAN 7-6-47 - 26-4-02 Aged 54 Died suddenly at his home. Reunited with his father, mother and sister Penny. Will be very sadly missed. At peace my friend. Our love to you, Gail and Bob X Funeral Service Southampton Crematorium, West Chapel on Thursday, May 9, 2002 at 1.45pm. Flowers or donations if so desired to Hearing Dogs for the Deaf c/o R.C. Payne & Son, 485 Bitterne Road East, Bitterne, Southampton, Hants SO18 5EQ Tel. 023 8044 9111

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    CLARK PENNY MARIE My dearest Penny, my life will never be the same without seeing your smile and hearing your giggles. A huge part of my life is now missing. My thoughts will always be with you. Save a space for me up there. Until we meet again, Goodnight and God bless. Graham (Brother)

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    CLARK PENNY MARIE Penny passed away peacefully on April 29, 2002 aged 34 at St Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight. Will be sadly missed by Mum, Dad, and brothers Graham and Clive. Always in our hearts. XXXX Funeral service will take place on Thursday, May 9, at Chale Church, Isle of Wight, at 3.00 pm. All floral tributes and enquiries to Geoffrey Leather, Independent Funeral Directors, 45 Upper St James Street, Newport, Isle of Wight. Tel 01983 529090.

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    MURDOCH JOHN VICTOR To my dearest husband. Will miss you so much. From your loving wife Ethel. Funeral Service to be held at Southampton Crematorium, in the West Chapel at 10.45am, on Thursday, May 9, 2002. Family only.

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    PETER You were a truly special friend who will remain in our hearts always. All our love Keith and Sam Wilson.

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    MURDOCH JOHN VICTOR Dearest dad, we will miss you always. John, Sandra and Maureen.

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    MURDOCH JOHN VICTOR To grandad . Much loved and will be sadly missed. From all the grandchildren and great grandchildren.

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  • CLARK PENNY Loving



    Loving memories of Penny, who passed away on Monday April 29, 2002. Will be sadly missed but fondly remembered. Steve, Robert, Joann, Tracey.

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    CAREY JOHN Thinking of you especially today your 39th birthday. "Your life was one of kindly deeds, a helping hand for others needs. Sincere and true in heart and mind, beautiful memories left behind. The blow was hard the shock severe to part with one we loved so dear. Our loss is great we'll not complain but trust in God we'll meet again." Happy birthday John. Love from sister Rita, Julien, Mark, Martin, Louise, Leah, Laura, Lee, Lennox and Luke. Also Terry, Darren and Cheryl. "Sleep peacefully Giovanni".

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    BABEY STEVEN One year ago today. But forever in our thoughts. Love Dad and Gill.

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    HAINES BARBARA AND MARTIN Congratulations on your Silver Wedding Anniversary. Love from Mum, David, Josie, Keith and Lyn.

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    BARRIE CURTIS 65 TODAY All our love Ann, Wendy and Nigel and granddaughter Bethany, your mate. X X X

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    KENDALL FRED 50 Today! Happy birthday. Love Dad and Mum. XX

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    KENDALL FRED Happy 50th Birthday! All our love Elaine, Jayne and Jamie. XXX

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    BRODIE NIGEL AND MARION Congratulations Mum and Dad on your 20th Wedding Anniversary. Love Lee, Kymberley, Katrina, Megan and Bethany xx.

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    MOORE DAVID STANLEY I would just like to say how overwhelmed I and my family were, and still are, for the love, comfort and support everyone has given us this last few days. Please accept this as a personal thank you for a while, I will try and do it in person over a period of time, but until then thank you and love. Valerie and family.

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    CROOT ALAN Eileen Croot and family wish to thank all who came to Alan's funeral and for cards and letters received.

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    LONGMAN ELSIE AND WALTER Loving memories of our dear Mum and Dad. Mum passed away on May 7, 1995 and Dad on March 16, 1970. To us you were both special, what more is there to say except to wish with all our hearts that you were here today. Ivy, Gwen, Meryl, John and Sid. XXX

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