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  • Hockey men held to frustrating draw

    A Great Britain men's hockey team featuring Winchester's Rob Moore escaped with a late draw against South Africa after it seemed they would pay dearly for not making the most of their early advantage. read more

  • Team GB through to quarter-finals

    Great Britain's men followed the women into the Olympic quarter-finals as Daniel Sturridge netted the only goal against Uruguay at the Millennium Stadium. read more

  • Lengthy tailbacks on A31 following accident

    Motorists were left in lengthy tailbacks after an accident at Poulner Hill on the A31 in the New Forest. read more

  • Tailbacks after car leaves road

    MOTORISTS on a busy Hampshire road faced major tailbacks this evening after a car went off the road. read more

  • Manhunt launched for fraudster

    A MANHUNT has been launched for a convicted fraudster with links to Hampshire. read more

  • Mike Tyson can't find venue for Hampshire show

    Former boxing champ Mike Tyson is struggling to find a Hamsphrie venue to host his one man show read more

  • Man stabbed himself to death after car crash

    A MAN killed himself as he struggled to recover from a serious car accident, an inquest heard. read more

  • Bemerton's SAS force under threat

    BEMERTON Heath Harlequins’ crack ‘SAS’ strike force of Jack Slade and Joe Sanger may not be firing on all cylinders this season. read more

  • Whale found in Hampshire harbour

    A WHALE has been discovered dead in a Hampshire harbour having been caught on the front of a ship. read more

  • Wort rocket downs Spitfires

    Sholing got the better of ambitious Eastleigh 3-2 in last night's friendly at the Silverlake Arena - a Lee Wort cracker turning the game in favour of the Boatmen. read more

  • Blow for shoppers wanting market return

    Totton shoppers may have to wait until next year at least before any market stalls return to the town read more

  • How do you know your child has whooping cough

    WHAT is whooping cough and how do you know your child has it? read more

  • Mears finishes fifth in synchro diving Daily Echo: Chris Mears and Nick Robinson-Baker

    Southampton Diving Academy's Chris Mears finished fifth in the 3m springboard synchro final alongside Nick Robinson-Baker this afternoon. read more

  • Danson injury "not serious" Daily Echo: Alex Danson (left) in action for GB.

    The ankle injury sustained by Great Britain hockey player Alex Danson in yesterday's win over South Korea is not thought to be serious. read more

  • Basingstoke midwives perform in Olympic Opening Ceremony Daily Echo: Lesley Sheehan and Olivia Harty

    THESE two lucky midwives had the eyes of the world on them when they performed in the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games. read more

  • Warning as whooping cough cases soar by 4,000 per cent

    HAMPSHIRE parents are being warned of the dangers of a potentially fatal illness after the numbers of cases have soared by more than 4,000 per cent. read more

  • Wilson misses out on rowing medal

    Southampton -born Melanie Wilson failed to medal in the women’s Olympic rowing quads at Eton Dorney Lake. read more

  • South coast shooter gets help from Dubai Royal Family

    British shooter Peter Wilson will go for Olympic gold tomorrow with a little help from the Dubai Royal Family. read more

  • Louis, 11, wins place at Royal Ballet School

    A SCHOOLBOY is pirouetting his way towards his dream after being awarded a place at one of the world’s greatest ballet schools. read more

  • Theatre on Fly brings new talent to a new audience

    Community embraces Chichester Festival’s outdoor summer stage read more

  • Hampshire rower clinches bronze in hard fought final

    HAMPSHIRE rower James Foad has won bronze as part of the men’s eight Great Britain team. read more

  • Driver and biker killed in road crash

    POLICE are appealing for witnesses after two people died in a serious road crash last night. read more

  • Hampshire Olympians in action

    Southampton rower James Foad wins bronze in the men's eight, while diver Chris Mears finishes fifth in the 3m synchro final. read more

  • Hunt for arsonists after hay blaze

    ARSONISTS are thought to be behind a blaze which broke out in a hay field in a Hampshire village this morning. read more

  • Overturned car causes major delays

    MOTORISTS heading from Southampton to Bournemouth face delays this morning due to an overturned car. read more

  • Rizzle Kicks and Newton Faulkner to play Bournemouth Air Festival Daily Echo: Rizzle Kicks

    HEADLINE shows from Rizzle Kicks and Newton Faulkner will ensure the night-time entertainment at this year’s Bournemouth Air Festival is a hit. read more

  • Mum arrested in sons murder probe is bailed

    DETECTIVES questioning a woman over the deaths of her two sons has been released on police bail. read more

  • Sex charge

    A NEW Forest man was further remanded in custody after admitting having sexual activity with an under age girl. read more

  • Southampton's Foad is rowing for gold Daily Echo: Our local Olympians: James Foad - Rowing

    JAMES Foad and his rowing colleagues will be putting “their lives on the line” as he bids to become Hampshire’s first London Olympic 2012 medallist today. read more

  • Pensioner choked to death on sandwich

    A PENSIONER died after she choked on a sandwich at her Southampton home. read more

  • Investigation after girl hurt at activity centre

    AN investigation has been launched after an 11-year-old girl suffered potentially life-threatening injuries at an outdoor activity centre. read more

  • Robber hands himself in

    A SOUTHAMPTON man gave himself up to the police a day after robbing an amusement arcade of hundreds of pounds in cash. read more

  • MEP questions biomass plant's green credentials Daily Echo: biomass 333.JPG

    A HAMPSHIRE Euro MP has questioned the environmental credentials of proposed biomass power plant in Southampton and called for the developer to ditch the plans. read more

  • Rower bids for Team GB Olympic gold Daily Echo: Rower bids for Team GB Olympic gold

    Southampton's James Foad today rows for gold medal glory for Britain. read more




    MATTINGLEY RONALD JACK Passed away 25th July 2012. Sadly missed by sister Joan and nephew Jamie. Now at peace. ---------- The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, 8th August 2012 at Wessex Vale Crematorium at 10.45 a.m. Floral tributes and enquires c/o Jonathan Terry Independent Funeral Directors, 101 Peartree Avenue, Southampton, SO19 7JJ. Tel: 023 8043 4444. or via www.jonathanterry. read more


    CLARK CONSTANCE (CONNIE) Nee WHITE Died 23rd July 2012, aged 95 years. ---------- The Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, 7th August 2012 at Southampton Crematorium, East Chapel at 2.45 p.m. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired may be made to Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance c/o Jonathan Terry Independent Funeral Directors, 101 Peartree Avenue, Southampton, SO19 7JJ. Tel: 023 8043 4444 or via www.jonathanterry. read more




    GRANT SYDNEY Passed away 22nd July 2012, aged 73 years. Will be sadly missed by his wife Min and all his Family and Friends. The Family wish to thank all Professionals, Friends and Neighbours for their care and support towards Sydney. ---------- Funeral Service Wednesday 8th August at 11.30 a.m. St James Church, West End, followed by Cremation at Wessex Vale at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only but donations if so desired to Parkinson's UK. c/o Co-operative Funeralcare, 15, Manor Farm Road, Bitterne Park, Southampton, SO18 1NN Tel. (023) 8067 1990 read more


    HOPKINS JAMES EDWARD Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 22nd July 2012 at Southampton General Hospital, aged 87 years. James will be sadly missed by all who knew him. ---------- The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday 8th August 2012 at South Stoneham Cemetery Chapel at 1.00 p.m. All flowers are most welcome c/o F. C. Hughes Funeral Directors 46 St. Johns Road Hedge End SO30 4AG Tel. 01489 782404 read more


    WHEELER MAISIE (Nee MORRELL) Died suddenly but peacefully at aged 79 on Friday July 20th at home. She is reunited with her beloved late Son Mark Wheeler and her late Husband Maurice. She was loved and will be missed by her daughter Anne, grandsons Eliot, Matthew (and his Mum Amanda Bailey), brother Godfrey, sister Margaret, Nieces and Nephews and her Friend and Neighbour of forty four years, Edna Hunt, who I can never thank enough. Mum would want to be remembered as a proud and dignified lovely Lady who always had time for a chat and smile with Friends and strangers alike. ---------- Funeral Service will take place at The Southampton Crematorium, East Chapel on Thursday 2nd August at 10.15 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Salvation Army who Mum supported and admired. read more


    THOMAS MARGARET EVA Passed away on Saturday July 21st 2012, at Abbey House Nursing Home, aged 87. Margaret will be sadly missed by all who knew her. ---------- The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday August 8th 2012 at Wessex Vale Crematorium at 3.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but donations if so desired to be made payable to RNLI c/o F. C. Hughes Funeral Directors 46 St. Johns Road Hedge End SO30 4AG Tel. 01489 782404 read more


    FELTHAM KATHLEEN Passed away 26th July 2012, aged 95 years. Dear Mum. From one life to another. Remembering the good times. Thank you for loads of happy memories. Bye for now. Lots of love. Anne X X --- Loving Nan to Steven and Ruth, Rich and Helen, Lyn and Darren, Great Nan to Rob, Donna, Aaron, Hollie, Kieron, Kirstie, Lauren and Jordan. X X ---------- Family flowers only, donations appreciated to Alzheimer's Society. Enquiries re: funeral details to Henry Powell & Son 11/13 Eling Lane, Totton. Southampton. SO40 9GB Tel. (023) 8086 2249 read more


    DOREEN ADCROFT WALTERS (Deceased)Pursuant to the Trustee Act 1925 any persons having a claim against or an interest in the Estate of the aforementioned deceased, late of The Grange Nursing Home 72 Upper Northam Road Hedge End Southampton Hampshire SO30 4EB, who died on 02/05/2012, are required to send particulars thereof in writing to the undersigned Solicitors on or before 12/10/2012, after which date the Estate will be distributed having regard only to claims and interests of which they have had notice. BLB SOLICITORSRodney House 5 Roundstone Street Trowbridge Wiltshire BA14 8DH T355048 read more


    BRANNIGAN JAMES "JIM" Passed away peacefully after a long illness on July 25th 2012. A lovely man who will be dearly missed by his loving wife Pam. ---------- The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 3rd at Southampton Crematorium, West Chapel at 11.30 a.m. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired to Prostate Cancer UK may be sent c/o J. Lawrence & Sons (Undertakers Ltd), 17 St Denys Road, Portswood, Southampton, SO17 2GN. read more

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