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Children in Southampton still being failed says report

Daily Echo: Jayden and Bradley Adams were among 10 children failed by social services

7:49am Tuesday 16th September 2014

FOURTEEN months ago they branded themselves “inadequate” – but youngsters are today still being failed by Southampton’s children’s services, inspectors have said.

Motorway shuts after caravan overturns

Daily Echo: Traffic on the M27 motorway

12:25pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

AN OVERTURNED caravan has forced the closure of one lane of a Hampshire motorway this lunchtime.

Arson hunt after vehicles torched

Daily Echo: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

12:23pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

POLICE are hunting arsonists after two vehicles were set alight within hours if each other in Southampton.

Wall that killed worker 'not supported in usual way'

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE concrete wall which collapsed, killing a builder working at the home of Hampshire Cricket was not being supported in the usual way, a jury heard.

Appeal after man hit on motorway slip road

Daily Echo:

12:09pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was hit by a trailer on a slip road of one of Hampshire's busiest motorways.

Fresh doubt over future of children’s heart unit

Daily Echo: Southampton General Hospital

11:22am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE future of Southampton children’s heart unit is in fresh doubt as it is poised to be ordered to meet tougher standards – or close.

Multi-million scheme to improve life for motorists

Daily Echo: Pregnant driver taken to hospital after motorway crash

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A CONGESTION-busting, multi-million-pound scheme that is improving life for thousands of motorists across the country is on its way to Southampton.

Dingo the chicken reunited with young owner

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE schoolboy has been reunited with his pet chicken – thanks to the Daily Echo.

Compromise after school hair dye row

Daily Echo:

1:06pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A COMPROMISE has been reached between a mother and school over the colour of her daughter's hair.

Cuts to mobile library stops

Daily Echo:

12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

PLANS to cut back scores of county council-funded mobile library stops across Hampshire are set to be rubber-stamped today.

Teen sailing star visits Boat Show

Daily Echo:

12:02pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

TEENAGE sailor Natasha Lambert visited the Boat Show yesterday in the hope of inspiring others to follow their dreams.

MP Dinenage wants more money spent on Hampshire's railways

Daily Echo:

11:50am Tuesday 16th September 2014

MORE investment is needed in Hampshire’s railway network, according to one of its MPs.

Most non-Scots want ‘No’ vote, poll reveals

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:50am Tuesday 16th September 2014

MORE than half of people living in England, Wales and Northern Ireland do not want Scotland to become an independent country, according to a poll.

No action against ambulance service after data breach

Daily Echo: Ambulance board meets

11:48am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A WATCHDOG will take no further action against South Central Ambulance Service (SCAS) after personal details of its staff were accidentally posted online.

UK's greatest days together are still ahead, argues MP

Daily Echo:

11:47am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Desmond Swayne, Conservative MP for New Forest West, outlines why he believes the people of Scotland should vote "No" to independence

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.

King Alfred’s flower power plants seeds of intrigue

Daily Echo:

11:14am Tuesday 16th September 2014

HE defended the country against Viking conquests, but it seems nowadays King Alfred enjoys the quieter life with a spot of gardening.

Digger theft: four charged

Daily Echo: A Hampshire Constabulary helmet

10:59am Tuesday 16th September 2014

FOUR men will appear in court after being charged with conspiracy to steal a JCB digger worth £45,000.

Southampton cruise hub boosting economy

Daily Echo: Southampton docks.

10:19am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Southampton's role as northern Europe's major centre for the international cruise industry is playing a key role in boosting Britain's tourist economy.

'I was shot in the neck but a Taliban bullet won't stop me loving life'

Daily Echo:

5:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Royal Marine Toby Gutteridge was paralysed instantly when he was shot in the neck while serving in Afghanistan. Today, despite relying on 24/7 care and a ventilator to breathe, he believes he is stronger than ever thanks to tattoos.

Road scheme set to make life better for drivers

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A CONGESTION-busting, multi-million-pound scheme that is improving life for thousands of motorists across the country is on its way to Southampton.

200 tonne haystack blaze

Daily Echo: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

1:28pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS last night  tackled a blaze in a giant haystack near Winchester.

Road closure

Daily Echo: Heavy traffic jams have continued late into the afternoon on West Quay Road.

11:05am Tuesday 16th September 2014

PART of one of Southampton’s busiest roads will be closed overnight on September 24.

The Haven breast cancer support centre one step closer to changing lives

Daily Echo:

1:49pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

“No-one should have to face breast cancer alone.”

Plan for 60 new homes

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:23am Tuesday 16th September 2014

 A PLANNING application for nearly 60 homes in Kings Worthy has been submitted to civic chiefs.

Southampton's Rileys Sports Bar jobs at risk as administrators are called in

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:29am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A SPORTS bar chain with a Southampton outlet has fallen into administration with a potential risk to jobs.

Seasonal jobs on offer at Argos

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:26am Tuesday 16th September 2014

HUNDREDS of extra staff will be recruited to ensure that thousands of wish lists are fulfilled during the Christmas shopping season in Hampshire.

Catering bid for school

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:21am Tuesday 16th September 2014

BOSSES at a Southampton school have applied to put up a new building containing catering facilities.

Blaze hits sandwich restaurant shop

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:03am Tuesday 16th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called in to deal with a fire in a branch of a sandwich restaurant franchise.

Fears for future of dog kennels

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

12:28pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

FEARS are mounting today as councillors meet to decide on the future of Southampton's dog kennels and animal welfare service.

Great views at this year's Boat Show

Daily Echo:

12:26pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A giant Ferris wheel is allowing visitors to take in fantastic vistas of Mayflower Park and beyond at this year's Southampton Boat Show.

Boat show visitors tuck into insect treats

Daily Echo:

12:22pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Pest control firm Rentokil put on a mini-bug buffet at the PSP Southampton Boat Show, challenging visitors to sample chocolate-covered crickets, barbecue-flavoured mealworms, plain roasted and curry flavoured crickets and buffalo-wing flavoured worms.

Powerboat champ ready to compete again

Daily Echo:

12:16pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

IT’S been four years since a horror crash brought about the end of her powerboat career, but now Southampton powerboat champion Shelley Jory-Leigh is itching to compete again – after being inspired by the remarkable Natasha Lambert.

Tears of Laughter to help Harestock and Littleton pre-school coffers

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:42am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE community is taking to the stage to raise vital funds for a pre-school.

Volunteers needed to get Hursley 10K race off to a flying start

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:39am Tuesday 16th September 2014

LAST minute helpers for this year’s Hursley 10k are urged to contact the organisers.

City uni among world's top 100

Daily Echo:

11:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON university has been named among the top 100 in the world.

Trial date set for Dorset man accused of four robberies

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:44am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A MAN who allegedly carried out four robberies, taking items including an engagement ring and passports, will go on trial.

Twyford volunteers needed for ground maintenance

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:35am Tuesday 16th September 2014

VOLUNTEERS are needed in Twyford this weekend.

Scarecrow banner stolen

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:08am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THIEVES have stolen a banner advertising a Hampshire scarecrow festival.

UPDATE: Parents urge hospital chiefs to learn from son's tragic death

Daily Echo: Southampton General Hospital, 2014

1:40pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE PARENTS of a 19-day-old baby that died after a heart operation insist lessons must be learned by hospital bosses to prevent further tragedies.

Murder accused appears in court

Daily Echo:

10:54am Monday 15th September 2014

A MAN accused of murdering mum-of-five Pennie Davis has appeared in court for the first time.

Ashya undergoes first session of proton beam treatment

Daily Echo:

1:12pm Monday 15th September 2014

British boy Ashya King has undergone his first proton beam therapy session for a life-threatening brain tumour in Prague, a week after the five-year-old boy was flown in from Spain.

Councils rapped for under-achievement of county's poorest pupils

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:32am Monday 15th September 2014

EDUCATION chiefs across Hampshire have been rapped by a Government minister for “the poor achievement of their most disadvantaged pupils”.

Thieves stole £18,000 worth of fuel

Daily Echo:

4:00am Monday 15th September 2014

TWO serial thieves who embarked on a “professional piece of criminality” to steal thousands of pounds worth of fuel from businesses across the country have been jailed.

University unveils cutting-edge catamaran

Daily Echo:

11:12am Monday 15th September 2014

BOAT lovers were given a glimpse into the future of inshore racing as Southampton Solent University showed off their new Solent Whisper catamaran at the PSP Southampton Boat Show.

Row between housemates inspired awards-nominated business

Daily Echo:

11:00am Monday 15th September 2014

A BUSINESS inspired by a row between Southampton housemates is in the running for two national awards celebrating the best in British entrepreneurship.

Jobs at risk as phone store goes into administration

Daily Echo:

7:55am Monday 15th September 2014

Phones 4u is to go into administration - placing more than 5,500 jobs at risk - after network operator EE joined Vodafone in cutting ties with the retailer.

Karaoke crown is just what the doctor ordered

Daily Echo:

7:45am Monday 15th September 2014

A WINCHESTER doctor has been named Britain’s female karaoke champion – and is now heading to Sweden to fight for the world crooner’s crown.

Risk of sexual diseases increasing in over-40s

Daily Echo: Youngsters get condom wallets in run-up to Valentine’s Day

5:00am Monday 15th September 2014

Soaring numbers of 40-somethings are at risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections (STIs), it has been revealed.

Major roadworks extended

Daily Echo:

1:46pm Monday 15th September 2014

OVERNIGHT work on the A31 around Ringwood has been extended into this week due to delays.

Hampshire on the web

Southern Water £166m sewage penalty (link)

BBC Online 1:02pm Tue 16 Sep 14

A water company could face a levy totalling £166m imposed by the water regulator for failings in customer services…

Dummer digester to hold open day (link)

Basingstoke Gazette 1:00pm Tue 16 Sep 14

RESIDENTS are set to learn how a nearby facility is turning food waste into renewable energy for 3,000 homes at an…

King Alfred's high-flying bid to win best in show (link)

Hampshire Chronicle 9:44am Tue 16 Sep 14

HE defended the country against Viking conquests, but it seems nowadays King Alfred enjoys the quieter life with a…

Hyde 900 members delve into National Archives at Kew (link)

Hampshire Chronicle 12:42pm Tue 16 Sep 14

MEMBERS of Hyde 900 examined historic documents about the history of Hyde Abbey.

Romsey Show: Home grown entrants triumph in cattle classes (link)

Romsey Advertiser 10:54am Tue 16 Sep 14

HAMPSHIRE cattle farmers did the county proud at Romsey Show.

Mayor hopes ceilidh will reel in the cash (link)

Romsey Advertiser 10:08am Tue 16 Sep 14

A TRADITIONAL Gaelic social evening is being staged in Romsey to raise cash for the town mayor Peter Hurst's…

Police appeal after 30 cars damaged (link)

Andover Advertiser 10:49am Tue 16 Sep 14

POLICE are appealing for information after 30 vehicles were damaged at the weekend in Andover.

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