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VIDEO: Car engulfed in flames on Hampshire motorway

Daily Echo:

10:57am Tuesday 28th July 2015

THIS was the dramatic moment a car was engulfed in flames after a fire took hold on a Hampshire motorway.

Hampshire school young singers make the Albert Hall

Daily Echo:

2:10pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

MORE than 400 Hampshire school children swapped the classroom for the concert hall with a once-in-a-lifetime chance to sing at the Royal Albert Hall.

One hundred police officers in massive week-long blitz on drug crimes

Daily Echo:

4:20am Wednesday 22nd July 2015

A FRESH crackdown on drug-related crime in Southampton involving 100 officers has resulted in a number of arrests.

Social club fire in Southampton 'is suspicious'

Daily Echo:

12:18pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

POLICE are now treating a fire that broke out at a former Southampton social club as suspicious.

PHOTOS: Bands turn out to help city school celebrate 'Big Picnic'

Daily Echo:

3:37pm Monday 20th July 2015

IT is the highlight of their school year as they end the term on a high.

Novatones to set musical tone to school’s end of year picnic

Daily Echo: The Novatones. Picture by James Newell.

1:43pm Thursday 16th July 2015

STUDENTS at a Southampton secondary school in Southampton are set to end their term on a high as their teachers stage an end of year celebration in the form of a ‘Big Picnic’.

Solent student named UK’s top young designer

Daily Echo:

1:19pm Thursday 16th July 2015

A SOUTHAMPTON student has scooped the top prize in an interior design competition.

City MP urges people to visit Southampton in first Commons speech

Daily Echo:

6:30am Wednesday 15th July 2015

A HAMPSHIRE MP did his bit to boost tourism in Southampton and urged people to visit the city during his first speech in the House of Commons.

Thieves attempt to rip cashpoint from wall at Hampshire garage

Daily Echo:

6:10pm Tuesday 14th July 2015

WOULD-BE thieves made a brazen attempt to steal money from a cashpoint by trying to pull the machine from a garage forecourt in Hampshire.

Quadruple amputee raises thousands of pounds for charity with skydive

Daily Echo:

7:00am Wednesday 15th July 2015

HE has faced and overcome more than most could ever imagine.

Investigation launched after body found in Hampshire village

Daily Echo:

11:04am Tuesday 14th July 2015

POLICE have launched an investigation after the discovery of a man’s body this morning.

Army of students tackle Southampton's litter problems

Daily Echo:

9:42am Friday 10th July 2015

COLLEGE students took a clean-up into their own hands by organising a litter pick.

PHOTOS: Hampshire school sees behaviour boost thanks to trailblazing lunchtime project

Daily Echo:

12:06pm Thursday 9th July 2015

A HAMPSHIRE school is trailblazing a new approach to lunchtimes to improve behaviour and learning opportunities for pupils.

Southampton's 'school of the future' to close just two years after opening

Daily Echo:

7:00am Wednesday 8th July 2015

IT was billed as a school for the future offering pupils a different kind of education that could better prepare them for the world of work.

Hampshire company celebrates 40 years of making stairlifts

Daily Echo: (30688886)

12:55pm Tuesday 7th July 2015

A HAMPSHIRE-based company has celebrated 40 years of manufacturing stairlifts with a party for 700.

Hampshire man killed in 7/7 bombings remembered at anniversary ceremony

Daily Echo:

12:31pm Tuesday 7th July 2015

A YOUNG Hampshire man was among those remembered at a memorial service to mark the 10th anniversary of the London bombings.

Conference is hoping to inspire outside learning

Daily Echo:

7:02pm Thursday 2nd July 2015

A conference for teachers on the importance of outdoor learning and ‘wild play’ has been held in the New Forest National Park.

Conference is hoping to inspire outside learning

Daily Echo: Conference is hoping to inspire outside learning

10:32am Thursday 2nd July 2015

A conference for teachers on the importance of outdoor learning and ‘wild play’ has been held in the New Forest National Park.

Pupils off to sea to shape their future

Daily Echo:

10:29am Friday 12th June 2015

A GROUNDBREAKING venture by education leaders in Southampton will see 400 pupils take to the seas in a bid to shape their own future.

Elderly couple targeted by con artists

Daily Echo:

11:52am Wednesday 3rd June 2015

AN ELDERLY couple were targeted by con artists who demanded £2,500 for work they had not done.

Man 'seriously injured' after attack in Southampton park

Daily Echo:

10:34am Tuesday 2nd June 2015

A MAN was left with serious injuries after being attacked in a Southampton park.

Warning after Southampton pensioners conned in fake work scam

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

10:13am Tuesday 2nd June 2015

AN ELDERLY couple were targeted by con artists who demanded £2,500 for work they had not done.

Paedophile sentenced after stealing £3,000 from charity for the blind

Daily Echo:

5:00am Friday 29th May 2015

A FORMER charity boss has been ordered to pay back almost £3,000 he stole from the organisation that employed him.

College launches cheerleading performance squad

Daily Echo:

4:09pm Thursday 21st May 2015

POM POMS have been at the ready at a Hampshire college after it established its first ever cheerleading squad.

College launches cheerleading performance squad

Daily Echo: College launches cheerleading performance squad

11:34am Thursday 21st May 2015

POM POMS have been at the ready at a Hampshire college after it established its first ever cheerleading squad.

School is growing great as community digs in to help

11:28am Thursday 21st May 2015

A ONCE neglected corner of a Hampshire school has been transformed thanks to the hard work of its community.

Hundreds line streets to see renowned horse fair

Daily Echo:

9:26am Thursday 21st May 2015

IT’S just a tradition that’s centuries old.

Fraudsters steal £30,000 from Hampshire pensioners in fake courier scam

Daily Echo: Hampshire police need more cash.

4:40pm Tuesday 19th May 2015

FRAUDSTERS stole £30,000 from Hampshire pensioners in a scam involving a fake courier collecting money they have convinced their victims to withdraw from the bank.

Man questioned over mobility scooter attack

Daily Echo:

3:24pm Wednesday 13th May 2015

A MAN was this afternoon being questioned after a man was injured after he was hit by a mobility on a Hampshire street.

Hunt on for mobility scooter driver who mowed down Southampton pensioner

Daily Echo:

4:00am Wednesday 13th May 2015

DETECTIVES have urged the driver of a mobility scooter to hand himself in after he mowed down a pensioner before repeatedly driving over him.

Southampton students showcase artistic talent

Daily Echo:

11:17am Sunday 3rd May 2015

SOUTHAMPTON’S next generation of artists have been putting their talents on show at an exhibition they staged themselves.

Hampshire's 'good neighbours' honoured at ceremony

Daily Echo:

6:00am Sunday 3rd May 2015

PEOPLE who make a difference to their communities were recognised at a special ceremony.

Sailor rows across the Atlantic braving icebergs and 40-foot waves

Daily Echo:

5:00am Friday 1st May 2015

A Hampshire man is preparing to break a 119-year-old world record by rowing across the Atlantic.

Mum charged with murder after son dies in car inferno drama

Daily Echo:

12:00am Friday 17th April 2015

THE mother of a boy who died after he was pulled from a burning car has been charged with his murder, the Daily Echo can reveal.

Police launch crackdown on speeding motorists - but where are the speed camera hotspots in Hampshire?

Daily Echo:

12:00am Thursday 16th April 2015

A CRACKDOWN on speeding motorists has been launched across Hampshire.

Dramatic improvement at Basingstoke school

Daily Echo:

11:00am Wednesday 15th April 2015

A DRAMATIC turnaround at a Basingstoke school has seen it lifted out of special measures to one now rated as ‘good’ by government inspectors.

Man charged over deaths of teenage girls

Daily Echo:

5:50am Wednesday 15th April 2015

A MAN has been charged over the deaths of two teenagers.

Pride and prizes for Hampshire children who won Daily Echo Draw Your Mum competition

Daily Echo:

9:00am Sunday 12th April 2015

IT was a surprise picture that has won two Hampshire schoolgirls a few more hugs from their mums.

Hospital staff speak of "outpouring of hatred" after Ashya King's parents took their son from Southampton General Hospital

Daily Echo:

7:00am Friday 10th April 2015

MEDICAL staff who treated brain tumour patient Ashya King have spoken of the “outpouring of hatred” they received after his parents took the youngster from Southampton General Hospital without the approval of doctors.

Banking on success for South Coast Business Awards

Daily Echo:

2:04pm Thursday 9th April 2015

A LEADING bank is once again lending its support to an awards event which celebrates hard working businesses.

PICTURES: Bunnies and bonnets on show as Hampshire celebrates Easter

Daily Echo:

10:20am Friday 3rd April 2015

BONNETS and bunnies have been proudly on display as youngsters took part in a host of Easter parades and events.

Teacher who worked at several Hampshire schools charged with catalogue of children's sex offences

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

5:00am Friday 3rd April 2015

A TEACHER who worked at several Hampshire schools has been charged with a catalogue of sex offences against children.

Teacher charged with string of child sex offences

Daily Echo: Southampton Magistrates Court

2:20am Friday 3rd April 2015

A FORMER Hampshire teacher has been charged with a catalogue of sex offences against children

Private school slashing fees to attact more pupils

Daily Echo:

3:53pm Thursday 19th March 2015

AN INDEPENDENT school in Ringwood is slashing its fees in a bid to attract more students.

Private school slashes fees in a bid to attract more students

Daily Echo:

3:40pm Thursday 19th March 2015

AN INDEPENDENT school in Ringwood is slashing its fees in a bid to attract more students.

School celebrates record number of scholarships

Daily Echo:

3:27pm Thursday 19th March 2015

PUPILS at a school in Fordingbridge are celebrating after a record-breaking number secured scholarships.

Sign up to first aid lesson with TV's Claudia Winkleman

Daily Echo:

2:24pm Thursday 19th March 2015

SCHOOLS across Hampshire are being urged to take part in the country’s biggest free first aid lesson.

Rape investigations almost double in a year in Hampshire

Daily Echo:

11:50am Thursday 19th March 2015

HAMPSHIRE'S top cop has revealed that the force is dealing with almost double the amount of rape investigations in the past year - at a time when the force is having to make multi-million pound savings.

PICTURES: Daring rescue as parrot stranded 40ft up Southampton tree

Daily Echo:

4:51pm Wednesday 18th March 2015

A DARING and dramatic rescue saved the life of a beloved family pet that was stranded 40ft up a tree in Southampton this afternoon.

LIVE: Major operation underway to rescue Gonzo the baby parrot stranded 40ft up tree

Daily Echo:

3:03pm Wednesday 18th March 2015

A MAJOR rescue operation is underway to save Gonzo the parrot who is stranded 40ft up a Southampton tree

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