A REVELLER had part of his ear sliced off as danced in a Hampshire nightclub.
Georges Prost is to end his five-year spell as Saints' 'technical director' for a similar position with Gerard Houllier's Lyon.
A GANG member who murdered a Hampshire pensioner in a ''vicious and sustained'' attack but later gave evidence against his friends was jailed for life today.
A TOP class Crufts winning Doberman has been battered to death in its own home by burglars.
AN UNKEMPT Southampton park is to get a major new facelift with added facilities for the community.
He possessed a voice people recognised instantly. The tone and dignity meant he was there to describe great state occasions such as the funerals of Winston Churchill and Lord Mountbatten.
DAY ONE: Hampshire v Lancashire, Rose Bowl, LV County Championship.
Do not be surprised if Stuart Clark takes a bundle of wickets against Lancashire.
HAMPSHIRE mortgage lender TML Financial Solutions has been bought by its management for an undisclosed sum.
I THINK it's crazy that we are restricted using bicycles in the New Forest.
I AGREE with A Kebbell (Letters, April 27) that Jing Wu should be sent back to his own country for running cannabis factories in Southampton.
"I WOULD like to know when Great Britain changed to the UK!'' demands Andrew Reynolds (Letters, May 2), demonstrating in one fell swoop a somewhat loose grasp of geography, history and politics - given that Great Britain is so called for no other reason than it is the largest island of the archipelago known, respected and loved the wide world over as the British Isles.
I CANNOT be alone in my disappointment over the lack of candidates available (Totton East ward).
IN view of the ongoing saga with the traffic signals at the M27/M271 junction, surely the Highways Authority should have learned their lesson from the fiasco they produced a few years ago at Junction 7 (Hedge End) westbound. You may recall they attempted to regulate the flow of traffic onto the motorway and the only thing it did produce was total chaos on the surrounding roads.
I WONDER whether the council could explain the disparity in available expenditure for areas of Sholing. I am advised by the parks and gardens office/maintenance department that there is insufficient funding to replace seven seats in Sholing Valley that have been vandalised, yet there appears to be sufficient funding for continuous replacement of the fencing at the children's playground in the same area, itself repeatedly vandalised and seldom used for its purpose for that very reason.
Alan Ball you were a hero, You brought a football match to life; You had your share of tragedy, When you lost your dearest wife I never knew you Alan But now that you have died It's as if you were my father And I just broke down and cried.
Today's principal Southampton arrivals: Euphoria, container, 0545, 205; Chikuma Reefer, refrigerated, 0600, 104; Franconia, roro, 0600, 43; Aurora, passenger, 0700, 106; Toledo, vehicle, 0730, 34/35; Novtas H, cargo, 1930, 203; Kirsten Maersk, container, 2230, 207; Hoegh Paris, roro, 2330, 40
SOUTHAMPTON Airport's largest carrier Flybe has bought 15 new planes in a £394m deal.
IT has been branded one of the worst highways blunders in the south, causing daily misery for thousands of motorists.
At the ripe old age of 75 Bert Boast has leapt 12,000ft out of a plane in memory of his late wife
ABOUT 600 homes in a Hampshire town were today without water after a water main burst during the early hours of this morning.
THE grieving children of Alan Ball face a massive tax bill for the sale of the football legend's World Cup winner's medal, the Daily Echo can reveal.
SOUTHAMPTON has become one of seven places in the country chosen to pilot a new government scheme to crack down on kerb crawlers.
A SOUTHAMPTON police sergeant has been jailed for 15 years after being convicted of raping a schoolgirl.
AN off-duty Hampshire policewoman took the law into her own hands and falsely arrested a man she believed had beaten up her disabled brother, a court heart.
George Burley believes his £60m jackpot chasers have proved they can handle the big game pressure.
George Burley has not ruled out either Jermaine Wright or Darren Powell for Saints' second leg play-off semi-final clash with Derby.
Iain Brunnschweiler could play in goal for AFC Totton in Sunday's Carlsberg FA Vase final against Truro City at Wembley Stadium.
SAINTS skipper Claus Lundekvam has revealed his Championship play-off heartbreak.
THEY are like gold dust. Everybody wants to get hold of tickets to Saints' play-off clash with Derby County at St Mary's on Saturday.
HUNDREDS of residents have signed a petition against plans for a huge quarry on the edge of a Hampshire community.
TWO Hampshire men gave up hopes of victory in a yacht race to help rescue three divers at sea.
SOUTH West Trains have admitted they are only implementing 20 per cent ticket price hikes from Hampshire stations where it faces no competition.
THE human cost of being attacked by a glass in a pub is horrendous.
A SECOND person has died following a head-on collision on the A30 near Stockbridge last month.
PACK ALBERT My Big Brother Bert, sadly passed away, God Bless you. Love Alan, Sue and family X X.
PACK BERT Will be sadly missed by daughter Shirley, son-in-law Malc, grandchildren and great grandchildren. XX
MORRIS MICHAEL WILLIAM HENRY It's fourteen years since you've been gone but our memories of you stay strong. You were "Simply The Best". Love always. Rosie, Martin, Jacqueline, Michelle and families. X X X X .
DURE DORIS Treasured memories
of my darling Mum,
who passed away on May 9th, 1981. Loved and remembered every day. From your loving
and daughter-in-law Val. X X X
PENGILLEY JUNE Treasured memories of a dearly loved Wife, Mother, Nan and Great Nan,
who passed away one year ago today. Sadly missed by
all the family. Husband Geoff.
WOTTON MARGARET AND DOUGLAS Are delighted to announce the birth of their first Grandchild. A son for Tim and Katie, Felix William Lloyd, on Tuesday May 1st at St Georges Hospital, London. Our grateful thanks to the expertise of the Hammersmith Hospital.
DAN AND GEMMA Congratulations on the birth of your lovely daughter and our first grandchild, Lilly May Marchant born on May 5th, 2007. Love Dad, Mich, Rebecca and Abbie-Leigh.
X X X
HAPPY 21ST Greg Ainsworth Congratulations on your 21st. We are very proud of you. Lots of love. Nan and Grandad. X X.
HAPPY 21ST Greg Ainsworth We are so proud to call you our Son. Have a fantastic day. Lots of love. Mum, John, Sam, Callum and Lewis. X X.
HAPPY 16TH BIRTHDAY NICHOLA HUMPHREY To our lovely god-daughter on her special day (your day has finally arrived.) With lots of love Karl, Kaye, Holly and bump. X X X
COOK ANN Beloved Wife
of David. Died peacefully
at home on
May 3rd, 2007,
surrounded by her loving family. ---------- MUM Wonderful Mum of Lisa, Andrew
and Carol. ---------- SPECIAL GRANNY Thank you for being my 'Mum' and
from Luke. ---------- GRANNY ANNIE We will always miss you, Liam and Tiffany. ---------- Funeral Service at Portchester Crematorium on Monday May 14th,
at 12.30 p.m. Family flowers
If wished donations to Macmillan Cancer Care
may be sent c/o A.H. Freemantle Ltd.
46 South Street,
JACOBS ROBIN "JAKE" Aged 81, peacefully on Tuesday, May 8th, 2007 at Littlehaven Nursing Home. Beloved Father of Stephen, Jocelyn and Jane. Proud Grandfather of Emily, Rebecca,
Katie, Peter and Clare.
Funeral Service to be held on Wednesday, May 16th, 2007, at 2.20 p.m. in the East Chapel of Southampton Crematorium. Flowers and enquiries c/o Henry Powell, 11 - 13, Eling Lane, Totton. Tel: 023 8086 2249
CAMPBELL ANTHONY JOHN Passed away
peacefully at home
on May 3rd, 2007,
aged 55. ********** HUSBAND
GRANDAD Our lives will never be the same without you,
our hearts are
full of loving
memories of you. Will be sadly missed. Love you always. Sandra, Tessa and Tony, Michael and Emma, Reece, Ryan, James and Regan. X X X ********** Much loved Son of Elsie and Bill, passed away May 3rd, 2007. Forever in our hearts. Love Mum and Dad. X X X ********** Tony, although your passing hurts so much, I do feel lucky to have only good memories of our times together. You will be
greatly missed. Love from brother Pete, Nicky,
Barry and Mary. X X X ********** Tony, Brother-in-law and mate to Marian and Richard, Uncle
to Richard (Jnr) God Bless mate, will miss our nights out. X X X ********** Funeral Service
will take place
at Southampton Crematorium,
at 1.00 p.m. Immediate family flowers only. Donations if
"Cancer Research UK"
may be sent to: R.C Payne & Son,
SO15 3HY. Tel. (023) 8077 3776. All welcome to join the family afterwards at Shirley Social Club.
NEWELL JOAN Passed peacefully on May 3rd, 2007. Much loved by sister Sylve and Chris, sister-in-law Dawn, nephew David and family. In our hearts
forever Joan. We will cherish
all our loving memories of you.
NEWELL JOAN Peacefully on May 3rd, 2007. Dear Sister to Pat, Sister-in-law and Aunt to Jack and Ian. Goodnight, God Bless X X.