THEY hoped to spend months of the year sailing around some of the most beautiful coastlines in the world.
Staff at the Daily Echo’s Redbridge headquarters welcomed the arrival of a painted rhino in support of the mass public art event organized by Marwell Wildlife.
A PRODUCTION line at a major Hampshire bakery that had been due to close in June could remain open until the end of the year, unions have revealed.
TWO new retail stores will open this weekend in Hampshire creating 60 new jobs.
A YOUNG woman was stabbed in the leg in a block of flats in Southampton in a suspected drug-related attack.
BRAIN boxes and number crunchers from Southampton can put their names forward for a muchloved TV show.
HUNDREDS of buses in south Hampshire are being fitted with free wireless Internet this month under a £7.4m scheme to boost the local economy and cut emissions.
Hampshire can return to the top of their Clydesdale Bank 40 group tomorrow night - but they will be without Dimi Mascarenhas.
Hampshire are back in the LV County Championship promotion positions despite being held to a draw by Gloucestershire at Bristol today
WERE you a child in Southampton during the 1950s?
DANNY Boyle’s Olympic opening ceremony, though absolutely a brilliant spectacle, was too favourable to right wing politics .
I TOTALLY agree with Lionel Pepper’s Soapbox letter, August 4, about the Naked Rambler.
IT seems to me that we have been here before. In 1939, when I was just six and three-quarters, we declared war on Germany. We were foolishly optimistic because the Tory administration had run our defences down to a handful of First World War plans held together with wires and string, an army of untrained reservists, of which my father was one, and a depleted navy. Germany had been preparing since at least 1933.
HE is a rare breed worth hundreds of pounds but above all is a beloved family pet.
SO now we have it! “ The current financial situation at the Ageas Bowl is not sustainable.”
PLANS are being put together to mark the achievements of Hamble cycle sensation Dani King, left.
SPORTING hero Ben Ainslie will tour his home town in an opentopped bus after becoming the most decorated sailor in Olympic history.
ELECTRICAL items were stolen when thieves broke in to a Hampshire home.
Jagex have today launched a brand new Summer Strike competition for their free to play multiplayer game War of Legends. Only the strongest are destined for survival, and only the best will win prizes.
OUTSIDE Bournemouth Pavilion, American soldiers chat with British Home Guard volunteers beside Second World War Army vehicles, as 1940s-dressed spivs loiter.
DNA taken from the fingernails of the victim of a terrifying armed raid proved a billion to one match with one of the men accused of robbing her, a court heard.
SOUTHAMPTON University’s Theatre Group has found a real gem to take to the Edinburgh Fringe this year in Ruthlessness.
DRAWING inspiration from Puccini’s La Boheme, Jonathan Larson’s rock opera told the story of young, struggling artists in East Village New York towards the end of the twentieth century living in the shadow of HIV/AIDs.
SOUL Sister, the musical inspired by the life and times of Ike and Tina Turner, arrives at The Mayflower this autumn.
A MUM battling depression hanged herself at home while her toddler daughter played nearby, an inquest heard.
THIS video clip shows how young thrill-seekers are car-surfing in a Basingstoke car park.
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has called on England and Kevin Pietersen to ''sort it out and move on'' after another controversial week.
PARAMEDICS battling to save the life of a Southampton man were forced to barricade themselves in a room when they were attacked by his girlfriend, an inquest heard.