Flooding leaves hundreds stranded on ferries and causes long traffic delays for those heading to the Isle of Wight Festival.
A FIREFIGHTER today described the "death trap" conditions of a tower block blaze that claimed the lives of his two colleagues.
A FRACTURED skull, a broken eye socket and a smashed nose.
Winchester City are close to finalising their squad for their big return to the Southern League.
Your Entertainment brings you the A to Z of the Isle of Wight Festival 2012.
Hampshire's Friends Life t20 clash against Surrey at the Oval has been re-arranged for Monday, July 2.
IT’S CRUNCH time for Robert Tobin and Charlotte Purdue’s London Olympic dreams, with both needing to produce good performances at the British trials.
A HAMPSHIRE man has been jailed for three years after being found guilty of inciting violence during the height of last summer’s riots.
Care of the elderly in their own homes is being measured by the MINUTE in Hampshire as part of a massive cost-cutting exercise, the Daily Echo can reveal.
A HAMPSHIRE MP has been rushed to hospital with a 'serious heart problem'.
A £25 million upgrade to a sewage works once notorious for blighting people nearby with a pungent pong is now underway.
ELDERLY and disabled people are being put to bed early in a bid to save cash, the Daily Echo can reveal.
FEWER than 13 per cent of GP surgeries in Hampshire have told health bosses they are taking part in the day of action today.
QPR have signed England goalkeeper Robert Green on a two-year deal, the club have announced.
A SOUTHAMPTON woman is appealing against her conviction for failing to look after a pensioner found in squalid conditions.
POLICE have described the actions of youngsters who threw stones at motorists on a Hampshire motorway as “clear stupidity”.
FORGOTTEN Saint Ryan Dickson is “absolutely miffed” after missing out on a move to Crawley Town.
SHOLING boss Dave Diaper has welcomed the Boatmen bringing more hands on deck for next season.
HAVANT & Waterlooville’s new assistant manager Barry Blankley reckons the Conference National is “the place to be.”
England striker Wayne Rooney believes Sunday's Euro 2012 quarter-final with Italy is balanced on a knife-edge.
Australia are at pains to stress the forthcoming NatWest Series against England has limited relevance to next summer's Ashes.
SHAHID Afridi will miss Hampshire’s Friends Life t20 South Division match against Kent at The Ageas Bowl tomorrow evening (7pm) because of visa problems.
THERE has been a fall in the number of people chasing a job in the south, figures revealed yesterday.
FIREFIGHTERS were delayed in getting water up to the ninth floor of a tower block while a fire raged inside a flat because cupboards containing essential pipes could not be opened.
A CONVICTED killer who stabbed a teacher to death could be at large in Hampshire after escaping from prison.
THERE are only days left before this year’s search for the Daily Echo’s Child of the Year closes to entries.
THE Sir Harold Hillier Gardens near Romsey has launched its programme of open air events for the summer.
ARCHER TERESA ANN Passed away June 12th 2012, aged 57. A loving Wife and devoted Mother to Phil, Emily, Damen and Joanne. ---------- Funeral Service to be held on Monday June 25th 2012, at Wessex Vale Crematorium at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only please, donations to Second Chance Animal Rescue.
BAILEY JILL Two years have passed since you left us. Your loss is still a great void in all our lives. You are in our thoughts daily and will remain that way. Our love for you is endless. Husband Chris, family Lisa, Lee, Zena, Sarah, Bridget, Anne and Baby Rio. God Bless. X X X
DIAMOND WEDDING JACK AND KIM DADSWELL Congratulations on your 60th Wedding Anniversary. Lots of love, Jo, Steve, Sam, Matt and Lisa. X X
WHITING DEREK (AGED 78) The Funeral Service is to take place on Tuesday, 26th June at Southampton Crematorium, East Chapel at 11.45 a.m. No flowers please c/o Simply Funerals, 293 Butts Road, Sholing, Southampton, SO19 1BR. Tel: 023 8047 6164