For the first time in 104 years, Hampshire have started a season with four successive County Championship defeats.
DAVID Cameron today held out a "big, open and comprehensive offer" to the Liberal Democrats to work together in government.
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FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a blaze at a residential property in Dilly Lane, Barton-on-Sea.
THE Audi A1 has opened for orders with a UK specification that further emphasises the fact that its more diminutive dimensions are its only half measure.
CAN you picture yourself in an Alfa Romeo?
GRANTED a poll to see which pop star Brits would most like to see running the country when they wake up today was bound to be fraught with ridiculous ideas.
FORMER Saints defender Gareth Bale has put pen to paper on a new four-year contract with Tottenham.
ANGRY passengers on board a Southampton-based cruise ship are in “revolt’’ after engine problems caused them to miss out on several stops of their Mediter-ranean voyage.
Fitting names for beer drafted in for a VE Day celebration in a Hampshire village on Saturday.
A COMPANY specialising in creating hi-tech new materials that was founded on technology from Southampton University is to list on the stock market in a move valuing the business at £18.7m.
MAJOR Eastleigh employer Fortis, the Belgian insurer, is to change its name to Ageas.
Today’s principal Southampton arrivals:
ONE of the world’s most luxurious cruise ships arrived in Southampton today.
SAINTS’ players can’t wait for next season to start – even though the current one hasn’t yet finished, according to Lee Barnard.
Conservative George Hollingbery romped to victory in the new Meon Valley constituency.
THE Daily Echo is providing the most comprehensive coverage possible for the General Election in Hampshire.
WORKERS and school pupils pulled on their pyjamas to raise cash for cancer patients and their families.
IT may have lost its MP of more than 35-years over the duck house scandal but Gosport is to remain a Conservative held constituency.
Tory Steve Brine today won the Winchester seat for the Tories.
Caroline Lucas today became the Green Party's first MP.
ALAN Whitehead has kept his seat as MP in Southampton Test.
A NEW group for families touched by Down’s Syndrome is being launched on the edge of the New Forest. The group is open to children with the condition, plus parents, carers and family friends. Couples who are expecting a child with Down’s Syndrome are also welcome to attend the sessions. Down’s in Dorset will meet at the Somerford Children’s Centre in Christchurch, today and again on May 21. Click on email@example.com.
JOHN Denham has narrowly avoided becoming a high-profile casualty of the Tory “decapitation” list.