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Woman in £1m compensation claim after surgery "wrecked dreams" of police career

Daily Echo:

4:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE woman has launched a £1m compensation bid after claiming laser surgery wrecked her dreams of a police career – and left her eyes so sensitive to light she has to wear sunglasses in the shower.

New fund launched to create more jobs in marine industry

Daily Echo:

10:27am Friday 19th September 2014

A MILLION pound fund has been launched at the PSP Southampton Boat Show to boost the marine industry and create more jobs.

VIDEO: Hundreds queue for new iPhone

Daily Echo:

7:11am Friday 19th September 2014

HUNDREDS of people have camped out overnight to be among the first to get their hands on the new Apple iPhone.

Flights to be scrapped at city airport

Daily Echo:

5:53pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A SELECTION of flights from Southampton Airport will be changed next month.

Mobility scooter theft victim given his freeedom back

Daily Echo:

9:39am Thursday 18th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE business has come to the rescue of an elderly widower who was robbed of his independence.

Daily Echo Jobs Fair underway

Daily Echo:

11:22am Thursday 18th September 2014

NEARLY 500 people have passed through the doors for the Daily Echo's Jobsfair in the first two hours.

Employers making final preperations for jobs fair

Daily Echo:

9:56am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A CHANCE to land that dream job arrives tomorrow when some of Hampshire’s top employers flock to a major careers event in Southampton.

Complaints app developer sees company value rocket

Daily Echo:

11:02am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WINCHESTER man has revolutionised the art of complaining by developing a specially made app.

New cultural network targets business rates

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW culture networking group has been launched in a bid to boost business and artistic space in the city.

Change comes to top roles at Carnival UK

Daily Echo:

5:02pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

IT’S all change at the top of Southampton-based cruising giant Carnival UK.

Agency shortlisted after thanks to star

Daily Echo:

4:49pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A communications agency is in the running for two awards – thanks to a star of the biggest TV show in the world.

Help for struggling firms

5:04pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE Southampton branch of an accountancy firm has announced a new service to help troubled businesses. Wilkins Kennedy have launched its Restructuring and Recovery (R&R) service which will offer insolvency and rescue advice for cash-strapped businesses. The Southampton office of the firm will work with staff in Romsey, Winchester and Portsmouth to provide the service. Responsible for the R&R service for the southern region is Keith Stevens, who said: “The firm’s expansion in the Portsmouth and Southampton areas saw an increased demand for an R&R function, therefore we felt the time was right to open a permanent resource within the Southampton office to cover all the south coast offices.”

Winchester mobile phone store closes its doors following national administration

Daily Echo:

12:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

A WINCHESTER mobile phone retailer has gone into administration.

Airport celebrates another record breaking month

Daily Echo:

7:46am Monday 15th September 2014

SOUTHAMPTON Airport has soared to new heights after celebrating its second successive record-breaking month.

New shopping village could create 100 jobs

Daily Echo:

12:30pm Friday 12th September 2014

MORE than 100 jobs will be created if an entrepreneur gets the green light to open an indoor shopping village in Hampshire.

Plans approved for homes on former bakery site

Daily Echo:

4:19pm Friday 12th September 2014

PLANS for a 120-home development on a former Hovis bakery site have been approved despite concerns of nearby residents.

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.

Businesses attack plans for new city centre shopping development

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

DOZENS of Winchester retail businesses have broken ranks to slam the proposed Silver Hill development - warning it will destroy the historic high street.

New breweries praised in national beer guide

12:36pm Thursday 11th September 2014

TWO Winchester breweries have been listed among Britain’s best in a guide to the nation’s beer culture.

John revives dad's auto business

Daily Echo:

7:20am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A NEW car parts business has opened at North Baddesley. Lil’s Auto Parts at Fleming Avenue is run by John Bunyan and his partner Lita Neale.

New figures show nearly one in five people are self-employed

Daily Echo: LIKE MINDS: Self-employed people share office space and support facilities during one of Colleagues on Tap’s coworking days

11:40am Tuesday 9th September 2014

ALMOST one in five workers in parts of Hampshire are their “own boss” after a self-employment boom, new figures show.

Marwell to host wedding fair

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

MARWELL Hotel is hosting a wedding fair this weekend.

Scats rebranded as Mole Country Stores

10:24am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A HOUSEHOLD name will soon disappear across the region.

Marine insurers look forward to Boat Show

Daily Echo:

11:32am Monday 8th September 2014

AN insurance broker is celebrating after its marine group recorded a strong performance.

Winemakers crowned UK champagne champions

Daily Echo:

2:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

WINEMAKERS near Winchester are celebrating after winning an international award for one of its sparkling wines.

Theo's tweet is boost for firm

Daily Echo:

11:35am Monday 8th September 2014

AN ENVIRONMENTALLY friendly Hampshire firm has been given a boost by the backing of former Dragons’ Den star Theo Paphitis.

Winchester business celebrates 20 years in business with charity swap shop

Daily Echo:

1:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

A WINCHESTER business has celebrated its 20th year in business.

Winchester technology company awarded government grant to help ward off pests

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

A WINCHESTER technology firm has been awarded a government grant to develop a biological mixture which stops insects from infesting European grain stocks.

House prices 'up by a fifth' since the financial crisis

Daily Echo: House asking prices County Durham and Teesside have among the furthest distance still to recover, according to a property website.

10:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

HOUSE prices in Winchester have risen by more than a fifth since the financial crisis, according to a new report.

ONE of Hampshire’s top hotels has been crowned the best in Britain

Daily Echo:

2:22pm Friday 5th September 2014

ONE of Hampshire’s top hotels has been crowned the best in Britain.

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.

Mobile library stops saved but more jobs to go in council cuts

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

SEVENTEEN mobile library stops are to be saved from cuts – but county bosses are pressing ahead with axing paid staff at three libraries.

New safety measures announced for Cathedral's Christmas market

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

PLANS to increase security and safety measures at this year’s Christmas market have been announced.

County commuters set for new £210m trains boost

Daily Echo: South West Trains were among the services that were damaged

2:16pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

PLANS for £210m worth of new trains have moved forward which should improve journeys for tens of thousands of Hampshire commuters.

Team Sky founder offers winning tips to businesses

Daily Echo:

10:07am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

BUSINESS leaders will get tips on how to be winners at a business growth summit being held in Southampton.

Two new stores create 15 new jobs

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:27am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Whiteley shopping centre is welcoming two new stores, creating 15 new jobs.

Engineering consultancy helps transform hospital

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:24am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

AN engineering consultancy has helped with the refurbishment and a new build at Jersey General Hospital.

Key role at maritime consultancy

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:14am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A consultancy firm has appointed a new sales director.

Retirement gift hits cricket fan Roger for six

10:12am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A CRICKET fan will be enjoying a lot more of the classic sport thanks to a parting gift on his retirement.

Celebrity chefs go head to head in city

Daily Echo:

4:00am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A PAIR of celebrity chefs are setting up businesses within a couple of hundred yards of each other in Winchester.

Hampshire cookbook raises £3,000 at fundraising dinner

Daily Echo:

12:54pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

LAST week saw nearly 100 people turn out to support the launch of a new Hampshire cookbook raising £3,000 for charity in the process.

Could shipbuilding return to Southampton?

Daily Echo: The latest impressions of Centenary Quay in Woolston

11:03am Monday 1st September 2014

SHIPBUILDING was an integral part of life in this corner of Southampton for well over a century.

Drink up at county's OctoberFest

Daily Echo:

1:57pm Monday 1st September 2014

THERE’LL be none of the lederhosen-clad drinkers and the fulsome wenches of their German counterpart.

Five firefighters injured and one taken to hospital after explosion rips through warehouse

Daily Echo:

12:21pm Monday 1st September 2014

FIRE-FIGHTERS were injured in an explosion while battling a blaze in a huge warehouse, Hampshire Fire and Rescue have confirmed.

Winchester named UK's self-employment capital

Daily Echo: Shoppers in Winchester High Street

12:00pm Monday 1st September 2014

Winchester is the self-employed capital of the UK, according to a new study.

Hotel near Winchester celebrates Romance Awareness Month

Daily Echo: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

11:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

A HOTEL near Winchester has launched an event to boost romance skills.

Jail for company director after worker is crushed to death by two-tonne sandbox

Daily Echo:

3:43pm Friday 29th August 2014

A disqualified company director has been jailed for flouting health and safety regulations which led to a worker being crushed to death.

City port back on the small screen

Daily Echo: Port fruit deal to create 60 new jobs

1:52pm Thursday 28th August 2014

SOUTHAMPTON is set to hit the screens once again this year as the city’s port features in a new documentary series.

Top Gear-style race finishes in city

Daily Echo:

2:17pm Thursday 28th August 2014

JOURNALISTS put down their pens and got behind the wheel for a Top Gear-style challenge that saw them race to a spectacular finish in Southampton.

Paperboy-turned-newsagent celebrates 21 years of business

Daily Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AN EASTLEIGH village shopkeeper is celebrating 21 years in business after moving up the ranks from paper boy to newsagent.

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