Nigel Adkins hailed Saints’ 3-0 victory over Watford as “three big points” in the club’s chase for promotion.
Pictures from the npower Championship clash between Watford and Saints at Vicarage Road.
A man has been arrested after a woman was assaulted in Southampton.
Rickie Lambert bagged his third hat-trick of the season to fire Saints back to the top of the Championship table.
A MODEL of the Queen Mary has taken pride of place at Southampton's new SeaCity Museum.
NEW Forest pony owners are coming under pressure from animal welfare groups to scrap the ancient practice of branding and replace it with microchipping.
ONE of Hampshire’s top Tories has reprimanded a Conservative councillor for slapping a political rival.
A WOMAN died after the van she was a passenger in crashed when the driver was distracted by a dog, an inquest heard.
Updates and chat as Saints take on Watford in today's Championship match at Vicarage Road.
A MAN has today appeared in court charged in connection with a shooting in Southampton.
A MUM, dad and their four children were living in squalor in their Hampshire home, the Daily Echo can reveal.
VANDALS have caused hundreds of pounds damage to a Southampton community.
RESIDENTS in Fareham will see their council tax frozen for the fourth year in a row.
A PENSIONERS’ group has urged more people to get involved with Sport Relief so more good causes can receive money like they have.
LAW chiefs have reopened the case of a Hampshire man convicted seven years ago of killing a South Korean student.
THE University of Southampton has been honoured with an award for helping Britain’s sports stars to hone their techniques.
A MUM admitted cheating the taxpayer out of thousands of pounds by claiming benefits she had no right to.
CAMPAIGNERS are meeting today to launch the latest round of their battle against plans to put fluoride in Hampshire’s drinking water.
RESIDENTS got the chance to have their say on a visionary masterplan aimed at bringing in more than 24,000 jobs and £3 billion of investment into Southampton.
Four of the world’s top players will be in action in the New Forest next week where England take on Australia.
SAINTS striker Tadanari Lee has been named in the Japan squad for Wednesday's World Cup qualifier against Uzbekistan.
A YOUNG woman has been left terrified after burglars crept into her home while she was sleeping.
KELVIN Davis is good enough to play in the Premier League again, according to ex-Saints keeper Paul Jones.
GREAT Britain’s 14 & Under boys’ tennis squad have been crowned European champions under the guidance of Chris Wilkinson.
COUNCIL chiefs are being urged to slam the brakes on plans to levy charges in a busy town centre car park.
FALLING out of a three-storey window as a four-year-old is not the best preparation for a snooker career.
HAMPSHIRE snooker star Nick Jennings has claimed a prestigious national title at the eighth – and final – attempt.
Pete Waterfield wants to move on from the public feud with coach Alexei Evangulov following more inflammatory comments by the Russian.
THEY are not exactly knocking on the door of the Premier, more knocking on the backdoor – as team member Darren Butler put it.
NOKE SUE (nee Watson) Our lovely Niece. We'll remember always her beautiful smile and kindness, her great sense of humour and crazy chatter. Goodnight, My Lovely. XX Sylv, Eric and cousins Brian, Di and Families.
BALL OLIVER STEVEN CONRAD Passed away peacefully and gracefully on 7th February 2012 aged 35 years. Deeply loved Husband of Elizabeth, Brother, Uncle, Grandson, Brother-in-law and Son-in-law. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Rest in Peace. ------------------- A Service to Celebrate his life will be held at St.Edwards Roman Catholic Church, Chandlers Ford on Thursday 1st March at 10.30 a.m. Family flowers only please but donations if desired to the Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund may be sent c/o A.H.Cheater Funeral Directors, 122 The Hundred, Romsey, SO51 8BY or online at www.justgiving.com/OliverBall
WATSON MALCOLM FRANCIS In loving memory of my dear Dad, who passed away nine years ago today February 25th, 2003. Sadly missed but never forgotten. Also Dad, would you give Mum and Fluffy a big kiss from me. From your loving son David. X X X
LAWRENCE CATHERINE MARY "KATE" Passed away six years ago on Sunday February 26th. The birds still sing, the flowers grow, the breeze still whispers too. But life has never been the same since the day I lost you. Night night Sweetheart. Lots of love, husband John. X X X X X X
JOHNSON MARY Three years have now passed but the memories you left are as strong as ever. We all love and miss you every day. Love Alan, Ronald, Kevin and Families.
LONGMAN OLIVE MARY My darling Mum, I miss you more than ever. Love always Jane, Eric and Lee X X X.
BONE JEAN Left us 26th February 2009. Sadly missed by husband Allan, sons Shaun and Lee, Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and Gina.
PARKER PATRICIA (TRISH) Its been four years since you were taken from us. We all miss you so much. Love you forever. Love Barry, children Kev, Tracy, Keith, Richard and Grandchildren. X X X X X
HARRISON OLIVE Who left us on February 26th 1993. We think about you always, We talk about you too, You left us precious memories, but we wish we still had you. Love you always Husband Jimmy and sons Paul and James XXX
JACK GEORGE THOMAS BAGGALEY Born on 20/2/12 to Simon and Becky (Nee Verran). First precious Grandchild for Jane and Mike. Nephew to Naomi. Great Grandchild to Doreen Thorne. With love. X X X X
NO WAY LORRAINE MANCHIP 40 TODAY! Jacob and Louis are sending big hugs and kisses. Also the rest of the Families. XXXX
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Edna Jeram Have a lovely Birthday. Jerry, Julie and Lawrence, Janet and Alan, Helen, Nicola, Andrew and Gemma, Harry and Leah. X X X X
80 TODAY! BRYAN GODFREY Happy 80th Birthday. Hope you have a great party. Love from Sharon, Alma, Shane, Scott, Tina, Trudie and Nigel. X X X X X X X
NOKE SUE Dearly loved Cousin and Friend. A sleep I shall have. A rest I shall have, Yet death will be but a pause. We will always hold your memory close in our hearts and remember you with love. Adrian, Angie and Family.
NOKE SUSAN KATHLEEN (nee Watson) Passed away on 22nd February 2012. Much loved Wife to Nigel, Mother to Stevie Lloyd, Sister to Terry and Jill, Auntie to Martin, Chris and Charlotte. Will be sadly missed by all those who knew her. ----------- The Funeral Service will take place on Thursday 1st March at Wessex Vale Crematorium, Bubb Lane, at 4.00 p.m. Flowers or donations to Countess Mountbatten Hospice May be sent c/o Jonathan Terry Independent Funeral Directors 3 College Place London Road Southampton SO15 2FB Tel 023 8023 4533 or via jonathanterry.co.uk