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City airport put up for sale

Daily Echo: Southampton Airport in centre of multi-million bid

11:21am Friday 1st August 2014

SOUTHAMPTON Airport has been put up for sale.

Up to 80 jobs to go as superstore closes

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11:12am Friday 1st August 2014

UP to 80 jobs face the axe as a baby store revealed that it will close less than two years after opening.

Luxury cinema revealed for £70m city leisure complex

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4:00am Friday 1st August 2014

THE Daily Echo can today reveal the luxury cinema chain that has signed up to become part of Southampton's £70million city centre development.

Multi-million pound community centre saved for residents

Daily Echo: The Eastpoint Centre

6:00am Friday 1st August 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON community centre which collapsed into administration six months ago is set to re-open.

Winchester company raises money for terminally ill children with mid-year Christmas event

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1:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

CHRISTMAS came early for staff of a Winchester firm as they raised funds to help terminally ill children.

Accountancy firm takes over Winchester company

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12:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

A REGIONAL accountancy firm has completed its acquisition of Winchester company Davis Lombard.

Supermarket teams up with charity

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11:34am Friday 1st August 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON supermarket has announced its charity partner for 2014.

X Factor stars to perform at city festival

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4:56pm Thursday 31st July 2014

X FACTOR favourites Kingsland Road are among dozens of acts appearing at this year’s Southampton Maritime Festival.

Watch-dog keeping an eye on city port

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5:03pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A REGULAR visitor to Southampton’s port is gaining celebrity status as he keeps a watchful canine eye over proceedings.

Judges visit Hampshire Business Awards entrants

Daily Echo: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

JUDGES of this year’s Hampshire Business Awards have been visiting the sites of some of the entrants.

Hampshire anti-piracy firm goes bust

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3:47pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A MAJOR New Forest maritime security firm which protects ships from pirates has ceased trading, leaving dozens of its staff stranded around the globe.

City hovercraft firm set for Indian boost

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12:58pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

ENGLAND’S cricketers aren’t the only ones enjoying Indian success at the moment as a Hampshire firm secures its own Indian achievement.

Estate agent launches children's drawing competition

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1:04pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A WINCHESTER estate agent has launched a children’s drawing competition in aid of a cancer charity.

Former Red Arrows pilot speaks at Winchester conference

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11:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

A WINCHESTER hotel was the scene of a business management conference which welcomed a former Red Arrows pilot as one of its speakers.

Hampshire firms urged to invest in India at business conference

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12:30pm Monday 28th July 2014

Hampshire businesses have been urged to invest in one of the world’s fastest-growing markets.

Letting agent celebrates 25 great years

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11:54am Monday 28th July 2014

Agents at a property firm in Hampshire have been popping open the champagne to celebrate 25 years of business.

Takeaway chain is moving into Hampshire

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4:24pm Friday 25th July 2014

TWENTY jobs could be created as the UK’s fastest growing Chinese takeaway chain announces it wants to open five new stores in Hampshire.

Energy firms fined extra £3 million after thousands left without power in winter storms

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8:22am Thursday 24th July 2014

Two energy companies have been ordered to pay more than £3 million after households across the south were left with no power due to the winter storms.

Winchester businessman urges city council for start-up grant

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1:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

“I DON’T need a business plan. I want to live to 100 and make a million pounds!”

£5m boost for submarines in Hampshire

Daily Echo: Government minister to visit the Making of Harry Potter tour

11:18am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

HAMPSHIRE companies have today received a £5m funding boost to develop cutting-edge technology for unmanned boats and submarines.

£17k fine for businessman

Daily Echo: Southampton Magistrates Court

3:23pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A BUSINESSMAN has been fined £17,000 for breaching trading sanctions.

Chancellor in city to promote new pension reforms

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12:32pm Monday 21st July 2014

CHANCELLOR George Osborne is in Southampton today on the day radical new pension reforms were announced.

Winchester hybrid store to host fundraiser with Twyford charity

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5:41pm Monday 21st July 2014

A TWYFORD charity is teaming up with a Winchester pop-up shop to host a special event this weekend.

Superfast broadband to boost connection for 900 Winchester homes

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12:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

A NEW superfast broadband programme promises to be rolled out in parts of Winchester over the next six months.

Last ditch attempt to save bus firm failed

Daily Echo: A Velvet bus

12:35pm Friday 18th July 2014

A DRAMATIC last ditch deal to save a bus company that went bust is on the table today, the Daily Echo can reveal.

Bus firm collapses leaving passengers with uncertain commute

Daily Echo: Black Velvet Bus

6:56am Thursday 17th July 2014

PASSENGERS were this morning facing an uncertain commute after a troubled bus company collapsed.

Hampshire firm wins multi-million pound contract

Daily Echo: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

11:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE engineering firm has won a multi-million pound contract.

£31 billion bid to buy Hampshire firm is step closer

Daily Echo: Shire jobs at risk in Basingstoke

11:07am Monday 14th July 2014

A deal to buy Hampshire-based drugs firm Shire is a step closer after its board backed a new takeover proposal worth more than £31 billion.

Southampton people have some of the highest levels of personal loan debt

11:46am Monday 14th July 2014

PEOPLE living in the postcode areas of Southampton, Peterborough and Newcastle upon Tyne have the highest levels of personal loan debt per person in Britain, according to figures from lenders.

Residents to discuss industrial complex plan

Daily Echo: The proposed site in Test Lane, Southampton, next to the Daily Echo office.

11:34am Monday 14th July 2014

THE firm wanting to build an industrial complex on the outskirts of Southampton will come face to face with residents opposed to the scheme.

Great and good gather for Daily Echo South Coast Business Awards

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9:07am Saturday 12th July 2014

THE great and the good of Hampshire’s business community gathered last night for the South Coast Business Awards.

Pub regulars fight department store expansion

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6:00am Friday 11th July 2014

MORE than 1,000 loyal customers of a Hampshire pub have signed a petition fighting plans to stop a department store from expanding nearby.

Major city centre development gets go ahead

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9:26am Friday 11th July 2014

THE developer has got the go-ahead to apply to revamp the £150 million Silver Hill scheme in Winchester.

Vintage store to be launched in Winchester

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2:30pm Friday 11th July 2014

A NEW self-appointed one-stop shop for all things “vintage” is due to be launched in Winchester.

Technology giant Selex ES opens £10m Millbrook base employing 530 people

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1:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A TECHNOLOGY giant has opened a £10m base in Southampton which will employ 530 people.

Hampshire firm in £30 billion take over bid

Daily Echo: Shire jobs at risk in Basingstoke

8:44am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A Hampshire pharmaceutical company is today at the centre of a £30 billion take over bid.

Planning application for new Winchester care home set to be submitted

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7:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

CITY councillors have paved the way for the controversial conversion of Winchester’s Chesil Street open-air car park into a 51-unit local authority old people’s housing scheme.

New pizza restaurant opened in Stockbridge following success of sister deli company

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12:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A NEW pizza restaurant which started as a pop-up shop has been launched in Stockbridge.

Winnes of the South Coast Business Awards to be revealed at glittering night

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12:00pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

THE winners of the south’s most prestigious business awards will be revealed this Friday at a glittering highlight in the business calendar.

Bishop's Waltham businesses celebrate new Independents' Day

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6:00pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

RETAILERS in Bishop’s Waltham have been celebrating their own variation on Independence Day with a new marketing campaign in a bid to increase footfall.

£360m boost for 5,000 new jobs, 17,000 extra homes and a new ferry terminal

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4:20am Monday 7th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE is set to receive a massive £360m boost in a deal that aims to create thousands of jobs and new homes and revitalise the economy.

Light speed travels help businesses connect

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11:40am Monday 7th July 2014

Annual business celebration gets a taste of science at planetarium

High praise for railway monitors

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10:37am Monday 7th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE technology firm has scooped a national accolade at the Railway Industry Innovation Awards.

Hampshire pub reopens following two-month refurbishment

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1:00pm Sunday 6th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE pub has reopened under new management following a major refurbishment by a local brewery.

German-style bank wins support from Winchester civic chiefs

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9:00am Sunday 6th July 2014

A NEW German-style bank for Hampshire is winning support from civic chiefs.

City bosses back 'German style-bank'

Daily Echo: German Chancellor Angela Merkel applauds during a meeting of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn) (6500098)

5:32pm Friday 4th July 2014

A NEW German-style bank for Hampshire is winning support from civic chiefs.

Record number of bidders for city's super casino

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4:00am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A record number of bidders have confirmed that they will battle it out for the right to open a super casino in Southampton.

Law firm among top 50 after merger

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10:14am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Top Hampshire legal firm Blake Lapthorn has a new name after a major merger.

Former Obama adviser launches business support centre

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10:17am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

A FORMER adviser to US President Barack Obama paid a visit to Southampton to launch a new business support centre.

World-leading manufacturing centre creating jobs boom in city

Daily Echo: An artist’s impression of what the Composites Centre might look like on the former Vosper site at Woolston.

11:39am Tuesday 1st July 2014

A NEW multi-million- pound vision to resurrect one of Southampton’s long derelict industrial heartlands creating hundreds of jobs is a step closer, the Daily Echo can reveal.

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