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Hampshire pair head north to help save the Union

Daily Echo:

11:40am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Two men from Hampshire are travelling more than 400 miles in a bid to save the 300-year-old link between Scotland and the rest of the UK.

Construction of £9.8m housing complex to begin

Daily Echo:

2:30pm Sunday 14th September 2014

WORK to build a £9.8m new housing complex in a Southampton community is continuing at a pace.

£9.2m - that's how much the council makes from parking

Daily Echo: Parking wardens to strike

12:20pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Southampton City Council has made £9.2m from parking charges in the past year – but now angry traders are urging them to rethink their controversial new night-time fees

Student flats plan for city office block

Daily Echo:

10:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

PLANS have been handed in to turn former council offices at the heart of Southampton into student flats.

Hampshire MPs join fight to keep Union together

Daily Echo:

2:34pm Friday 12th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE MPs have teamed up with the Daily Echo to try and keep the Union together ahead of Thursday's referendum on Scottish independence.

Parents beg council not to cut services for vulnerable adults

Daily Echo:

12:51pm Friday 12th September 2014

PARENTS and carers have made an emotional plea to council chiefs to scrap cuts to services for some of Southampton’s most vulnerable residents.

Late-night levy one-step closer

Daily Echo: Become official beer taster for Oddbins

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

A LATE-NIGHT levy of bars and clubs in Southampton could be approved next week.

Scotland referendum: How a 'yes' vote could hit business

Daily Echo:

11:09am Thursday 11th September 2014

Bosses don’t want to lose Scotland

Decision due on late-night bar levy

Daily Echo:

10:01am Thursday 11th September 2014

A LATE-NIGHT levy on Southampton’s bars, pubs and clubs could be given the green light next week.

500 new homes as part of estate regeneration

Daily Echo:

4:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

CIVIC chiefs have unveiled a bold blueprint to transform a Southampton community over the next decade.

Job opportunities at new £5.5m city centre hotel

Daily Echo:

12:23pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A MAJOR hotel chain is looking for new workers ahead of the opening of a £5.5m new branch in Southampton.

Civic halls to fly the flag in bid to save the Union

Daily Echo:

12:05pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THE Union flag will fly over council halls in Hampshire as civic chiefs back the bid to save the Union.

Former Ford worker sets up his own business

Daily Echo:

10:39am Tuesday 9th September 2014

HIS future looked bleak when he was one of 500 people to lose their jobs as Southampton’s Ford Transit plant closed last year, but Bryan Palmer has bounced back to set up his very own firm with the help of a fund made available for former employees who wanted to go into business for themselves.

A great loss for all if the Scots vote yes

Daily Echo:

10:35am Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE Daily Echo is going to Scotland in the battle to save the UK.

Green light for flats plan behind Southampton pub

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

7:30am Sunday 7th September 2014

NEW plans to build flats at the rear of a Southampton pub have been approved.

Plan to convert Southampton offices into flats

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

4:16pm Saturday 6th September 2014

PLANS to change the use of offices in Southampton into flats have been lodged with the city council.

Eight things that would change if Scotland becomes independent

Daily Echo: Andy in happier times

12:10pm Saturday 6th September 2014

EIGHT things that would change if Scotland becomes independent:

Hampshire says: We want to stick together

Daily Echo:

11:37am Saturday 6th September 2014

STAY with us – that is the message from Hampshire to Scots as the most important vote in the UK’s history looms.

£2.5m plans for country park go on show

Daily Echo: Lakeside Country Park, Eastleigh

9:40am Saturday 6th September 2014

THE public can get their first glimpse of plans to upgrade leisure facilities at a lake.

"No problems" with new free school meals

Daily Echo:

11:43am Thursday 4th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE’S education chief says he has had no reports of teething problems with the introduction of free school meals in county schools.

Plans to knock down police offices for new homes move closer

Daily Echo:

8:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

PLANS to knock down former police offices in Southampton and replace them with homes have been submitted.

New owner of bus firm avoids jail over fake cash

Daily Echo:

4:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

THE new owner of a Hampshire bus firm has been spared jail after admitting possessing almost £10,000 in fake cash.

Ashya to receive specialist treatment in Czech Republic

Daily Echo:

9:36am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

ASHYA King will travel to the Czech Republic for proton beam treatment later this year.

Super-casino bidders set to make their case

Daily Echo: Second gambling giant in bid for super casino

11:20am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

IT’S ALL or nothing for the casino firms who are set to find out whether they are still in the running to operate Southampton’s gambling mecca.

Clock tower bell to be silenced for months

Daily Echo:

5:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A SIGNATURE sound of Southampton will be silenced for months as work begins on the city's Civic Centre Clock Tower.

Teams take a soak in bath tub races

Daily Echo:

11:15am Monday 1st September 2014

LYMINGTON is a town famous for its sailing links.

Ashya's parents' detained for three days as hospital bosses face tough questions over search

Daily Echo:

10:11am Monday 1st September 2014

BOSSES at Southampton General Hospital are today facing tough questions over the handling of Ashya’s case – and whether they overreacted.

Record-breaking year at air show

Daily Echo:

6:23pm Sunday 31st August 2014

IT WAS a record-breaking weekend for one of the South's most spectacular events.

UPDATED: Hampshire police - "no apologies" over Ashya search

Daily Echo:

11:58am Sunday 31st August 2014

POLICE have today defended their actions in launching a major search for missing five-year-old Ashya King.

Southampton-bound ship is the future of cruising

Daily Echo:

3:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

DAILY Echo reporter James Franklin travels to the German shipyard where the spectacular Quantum of the Seas cruise ship is being built.

Concern for Ashya 'grows with every passing hour'

Daily Echo:

5:53pm Friday 29th August 2014

POLICE say concerns for Ashya are growing with each hour.

£80m student complex opens

Daily Echo:

2:36pm Friday 29th August 2014

SOUTHAMPTON’S newest student flat complex was officially opened at a ceremony yesterday.

A £250,000 facelift for the Bargate

Daily Echo: The Bargate in Southampton

10:51am Tuesday 26th August 2014

SOUTHAMPTON’S most iconic monument is set for a £250,000 facelift.

Have your say on how youth offending is being tackled

Daily Echo: Simon Hayes

5:44pm Monday 25th August 2014

YOU can have your say on how youth offending is being tackled across Hampshire.

Stores caught selling booze to youngsters see licences suspended

Daily Echo:

5:30pm Monday 25th August 2014

TWO Southampton shops have been given second chances after selling alcohol to youngsters.

Historic monument being 'neglected'

Daily Echo:

5:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

IT is a monument to one of the most important moments in history.

Building blocks to stengthen Bridge

Daily Echo:

5:39pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

IT HAS already helped dozens of companies and entrepreneurs across Hampshire.

X Factor stars to perform at second maritime festival

Daily Echo:

12:46pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

IT IS a celebration of Southampton’s proud maritime heritage, and a commemoration of the city’s role in two world wars.

Woman arrested after fatal collision

Daily Echo:

10:41am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE woman has been arrested after a fatal road collision.

Major review of city polling stations

Daily Echo: Election 2013: Polling stations close

11:51am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A city-wide review of polling stations in Southampton is taking place - and your views are wanted.

Bright new future for derelict site

Daily Echo: Chantry Hall site plan

11:12am Tuesday 19th August 2014

WORK has begun to build a new flat complex in Central Southampton on the site of a former place of worship.

Shops facing booze ban after selling alcohol to teenagers

Daily Echo:

10:59am Tuesday 19th August 2014

THREE Southampton shops could be banned from selling booze – after being caught out selling alcohol to teenagers.

Shared house plans

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

2:34pm Saturday 16th August 2014

PROPOSALS to convert a family house in Southampton into a shared house, have been submitted to the city council.

Free city cycle ride

Daily Echo:

2:28pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A FREE cycle event in Southampton will take in the Peace Fountain and a number of scenic locations.

City offices to be converted into flats

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

12:11pm Saturday 16th August 2014

CITY council planners have given the go ahead to proposals to convert offices in Southampton into flats.

Father and son embark on groundbreaking stadium mission

Daily Echo:

1:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A FATHER and son are hoping to follow in the footsteps of Saints legend Francis Benali by completing an epic, 1,750-mile journey to all 20 Premier League grounds across the country.

Landlord to fight pub closure

Daily Echo:

10:34am Friday 15th August 2014

A DEFIANT landlord has vowed to fight the decision by licensing chiefs to shut down his pub following a catalogue of trouble on the premises.

Motorists urged to avoid city centre

Daily Echo: Arcadia in Southampton port

9:43am Friday 15th August 2014

MOTORISTS are being urged to avoid part of Southampton city centre, with four cruise ships in port today.

Pub to be shut down after catalogue of trouble

Daily Echo:

3:42pm Thursday 14th August 2014

LICENSING bosses have today decided to shut down a Hampshire pub after a catalogue of incidents over the past four years.

Would-be MP's referendum promise

Daily Echo: Royston Smith

11:28am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE politician bidding to become Southampton Itchen MP says he will hold referendums with residents if he becomes an MP.


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