A NEW campaign highlighting the urgent need for more foster carers across the UK has been launched by the Fostering Network.
TWO dealers who came to Southampton to sell class A drugs on the streets have been locked up for more than seven years in total.
A BURGLAR hung around the scene of his crime trying to pluck up the courage to return items he had stolen when he was spotted by his victims, Southampton Crown Court was told.
The City of Southampton Sunday Football League needs teams for its new Under-21 Division next season.
ONE of Hampshire’s longest-serving licensees has retired after running the same pub for 30 years.
CAMERA equipment worth thousands of pounds was stolen when thieves broke into an electrics shop.
A CHARITY has stepped in to run a Hampshire museum as part of a new partnership scheme.
AN MP has launched a furious attack on health and council bosses over the closure of mental health beds in Hampshire.
A wealthy jeweller said paranoia led him to believe a letter he found could have been a confession that his son had murdered his Hampshire student girlfriend in their house.
AN 11-year-old Hampshire boy who suffered from fits caused by panic attacks died on the first day of a family holiday in Greece, an inquest heard today.
IT WAS 53 years ago that the curtain came down on Southampton’s “newest cinema”.
PLANS to build 33 homes in the centre of Sutton Scotney, including a row of terraced houses three storeys high, have won the backing of Winchester civic chiefs.
SPORTS facilities could be removed from a community centre.
CELEBRATIONS to mark Bangladesh Independence Day and the Bangla New Year were held in Southampton.
WINCHESTER hockey star Rob Moore has been named in Great Britain's squad for the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Malaysia.
Gary Neville has been appointed as an England coach on a four-year contract, the Football Association have announced.
A CONVENIENCE store at the centre of a wave of protest opens its doors this week.
A SOUTHAMPTON swimming pool has been shut after a leak was found.
A BUSY Hampshire shopping parade has reopened this afternoon after a chemical scare turned out to be a false alarm.
AN independent financial adviser, who conned a widow out of £105,000 to pay his debts, has begun a 32-month jail sentence.
DETECTIVES investigating a multiple stabbing incident in Southampton have released this picture of a man they urgently want to talk to.
“A MILLION thank yous would not be enough.”
THIEVES have stolen a distinctive purple banner advertising a village fete.
A NEW chief executive has today been chosen for the South's leading theatre.
A SIX-year-old girl was found wandering in Eastleigh town centre yesterday morning after packing her bags following a “disagreement” with her parents.
“SHE is probably looking down at us now and would be very impressed.”
A MAN has this morning appeared in court accused of trying to murder a woman and her little girl.
A RENEWED bid for a £300m power station in Southampton has been rejected by local campaigners and city politicians.