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Bailiffs break into pawnbrokers instead of ice cream parlour

Daily Echo: Kevin Old outside the Cash Generator store

10:01am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A TEAM of bailiffs in broke into a pawnbrokers to collect some debts - although they were meant to be trying to get into an ice cream parlour

Southampton City Council’s new ‘nerve centre’ for child protection

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A NEW service to help hundreds of vulnerable children in Southampton has been launched as part of a radical shake-up of children’s services in the city.

Festival traffic plan slammed by residents

Daily Echo: FESTIVAL FUN: BoomTown is one of the county’s biggest music festivals.

10:39am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

“RIDICULOUS, a nightmare and desperately unsafe.” That is how villagers have described plans to divert festival-goers along country lanes to tackle traffic chaos at one of Hampshire’s biggest music events.

Brewery plan gets green light for historic landmark

Daily Echo: Stewart Cross, Aidan Lavin and Mandy Lacey- Cross celebrate their Dancing Man Brewery being granted permission to become a micro-brewery.

9:26am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

The Wool House in Town Quay will be converted into a brew house and restaurant after city planners gave proposals the green light.

£18k fraud leads to suspended jail sentence for school bursar

Daily Echo: Linda Whittaker: The former special school bursar denies fraud.

4:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE BURSAR of a special needs school has been given an 18-month suspended jail sentence for swindling £18,000 in faked overtime claims.

Fundraising efforts enough to keep charity going

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:50am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

“WE’RE here to stay.”

Huge amounts of stolen fuel discovered near Romsey

Daily Echo: Hampshire firefighters join police and engineers from Esso and Government agencies at a pig farm in Wellow, near Romsey.

10:10am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

ONE OF Britain’s main underground oil pipelines targeted by fuel thieves in Hampshire remained shut off last night as engineers removed a special tapping device.

City celebrates St George's Day

Daily Echo: St George's Day in Southampton

9:04am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

IT was a call to the city to celebrate part of its history – and Southampton has responded.

Saris and fire jugglers at the city's first ever Asian Wedding Show

Daily Echo: A traditional Asian wedding.

11:10am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

It is the spectacular vision of how your dream wedding can become a magnificent reality.

TV show hopefuls find their 'Voice'

Daily Echo: Singers who took part in the preliminary stage before the auditions for The Voice.

10:40am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

ASPIRING singers took their first steps towards fame after auditioning before researchers looking for the next stars of The Voice.

Vandals put lives at risk on railway

Daily Echo: Railway tracks

9:37am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

VANDALS have put lives at risk and shut one of the Hampshire's main railway routes.

Pervert died of natural causes during prison sentence

Daily Echo: Southampton General Hospital, 2014

6:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A PERVERT who was jailed for repeatedly abusing a young boy in the late 1970s and early 1980s died of natural causes, an inquest heard.

Suspended sentence for drug dealer

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6:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

POLICE discovered a bag of drugs under a door at a flat in Southampton’s inner city when they went to see a man in relation to another matter.

Poacher caught near Alresford

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

9:50am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A POACHER caught near Alresford has been fined by magistrates.

Consultation on Southampton clubs levy

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

9:48am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

PLANS for a late-night levy on Southampton clubs and bars will go out for public consultation this summer.

Increased chance of amputation for diabetics living in Fareham and Gosport

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

DIABETICS living in one part of Hampshire are seven times more likely to have an amputation than people living 100 miles down the road.

Church sale

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:40am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Bargain hunters can strike a deal at a church minimarket in Southampton.

Meet your neighbourhood policing team

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:39am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Newcomers to Southampton can meet their local neighbourhood police teams.

Road closure plan

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:37am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Road works could cause delays for motorists in a Southampton neighbourhood.

Spring Fair at Millbrook community farm

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:36am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Down to Earth Community Farm in Millbrook, Southampton, is holding a spring celebration from 11am-3pm on Saturday.

Winchester gardening duo are still going strong on TV

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:24am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THEY have escaped eviction from their allotment and made it through to week three, whilst impressing TV judges.

Winchester butchers' hat-trick of prizes

Daily Echo: BASE: The Good Life Centre in Headbourne Worthy.

10:24am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A WINCHESTER butchers is celebrating after winning three awards at a national convention.

Chocolat author to speak at Winchester Writers’ Festival

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:20am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

AN INTERNATIONALLY acclaimed author has been announced as the keynote speaker for a Winchester writing festival. Joanne Harris MBE, author of 14 novels including Chocolat, will deliver the speech at this year’s University of Winchester Writers’ Festival from June 20-22.

Learn sign language in Southampton

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:20am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

YOU can learn sign language at a weekly club in Southampton.

Burnt Tree vehicle rentals opens biggest branch in Southampton

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:20am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

COMMERCIAL vehicle rental and hire company Burnt Tree has opened a new branch in Southampton.

Open days at Brockenhurst bowling club

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:17am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

BROCKENHURST Bowling Club is staging two open days on Friday and Saturday.

Alan runs 50th marathon for Rainbow Centre

Daily Echo: Alan Court

10:15am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

FOR most people one is more than enough.

Spring fair in West End

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:11am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A SPRING fair will be heralding the start of the community festival season on Saturday.

Extension rejected

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:08am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

PLANS to expand a shared house in Southampton have been turned down.

Firefighters are crowned the UK's finest

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:11am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) has been declared the best at rescuing people after representing the UK in a competition.

Archers show their skills at Tudor House Museum

Daily Echo: The Tudor House Museum.

10:06am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

ARCHERS dressed in medieval costume will be teaching people how to use a bow and arrow.

Seek birds, bats and blooms on nature trek

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:02am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

LOOK for birds, bats and flowers at the Martin Down Nature Reserve.

Two hurt in road smash

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

8:13am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

TWO people had to be freed from their car after a road smash in Hampshire last night.

Firefighters tackle bin blaze

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

7:44am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A WHEELIE bin was dragged into a Southampton park and set alight in the early hours of today.

True cost of teenage pregnancy problem more than £4m per year

Daily Echo: True cost of teenage pregnancy problem more than £4m per year

7:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THE true cost of Southampton’s ongoing problem with teenage pregnancy runs to more than £4m a year the Daily Echo can reveal.

The £150,000 road that’s ‘an embarrassment to Southampton’

Daily Echo: The £150,000 road that’s ‘an embarrassment to Southampton’

10:16am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

IT IS THE bumpy £150,000 road that has been branded “an embarrassment” to Southampton.

Oil pipeline theft suspects bailed

Daily Echo: Esso admit health and safety breach at Fawley after worker crushed to death

8:43am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

TWO men arrested in connection with the theft of tens of thousands of litres of fuel from one of the country’s main underground oil pipes have been bailed.

Investigation launched after pedestrian killed on major road

Daily Echo: Man dies after being hit by vehicle

8:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

AN INVESTIGATION is underway after a man died after being struck by a car on a Hampshire road.

Charity walk planned in memory of boy who died just 19-days old

Daily Echo: Amy and Richard Fraser and family are organising a walk in memory of baby William who died just 19-days-old

6:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

HE was just 19 days old when he lost his battle with one of the cruellest diseases.

Gang of cigarette thieves strikes again

Daily Echo: Police at Hollyoak Stores in Holly Oak Road after the theft

5:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A GANG of cigarette thieves have struck again - the second time in just 48 hours in Southampton.

Skin cancer cases in Hampshire have doubled

Daily Echo: Skin cancer cases in Hampshire have doubled

10:40am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THE NUMBER of people diagnosed with skin cancer in Hampshire has doubled over the last 20 years, the Daily Echo can reveal today.

Hampshire schools braced for summer of strikes after teachers' vote

Daily Echo: The teachers strike rally including members of the NUT union in October last year.

11:04am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

HAMPSHIRE schools are bracing themselves for a fresh wave of teachers’ strikes this summer.

Inspectors commend care for vulnerable Hampshire youngsters

Daily Echo: Inspectors commend care for vulnerable Hampshire youngsters

10:30am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

VULNERABLE children are well looked after in Hampshire – according to the latest inspection report.

Car overturns on to roof during rush hour

Daily Echo: The overturned vehicle at on Providence Hill. Photo by @HantsRoadsPol

10:46am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A CAR ended up on its roof following an accident in Southampton this morning.

Police release CCTV after theft from hotel

Daily Echo: CCTV image of the man police want to trace after theft at Careys Manor Hotel and Spa in Brockenhurst

4:33pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Police have released this CCTV image of a man they want to question about a theft from a locker at a Hampshire hotel.

Walking in William’s memory

Daily Echo: Baby William

10:46am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

HE was just 19 days old when he lost his battle with one of the cruellest diseases.

Who needs men? Why woman chose to be a single mother.

Daily Echo: Picture posed by model

9:54am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Rebecca* had spent years looking for Mr Right, but still single and in her 30s, she decided to have a baby alone by artificial insemination. With unsparing honesty, she reveals why choosing to be a single mum is the best decision she has ever made

Ex-college principal looking forward to homeward leg in Clipper Race after leaving San Francisco

Daily Echo: City College principal Lindsey Noble.

11:23am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

SHE may be thousands of miles away but her thoughts are already yearning for home.

Decision due on future of Wool House

Daily Echo: The Wool House.

10:40am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

BREWERY bosses will find out today whether they will be able to transform one of Southampton’s oldest buildings.

Pouting selfies started in Southampton raise thousands to fight cancer

Daily Echo: Jess with her mother

10:18am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A year after the sad loss of her mum, Jess Phippard was determined to mark the occasion in an upbeat way. Little did she know her Pout for Mama P selfie campaign in her mother’s memory would draw support from all corners of the globe




Hampshire on the web

Museum pub plan approval criticised (link)

BBC Online 6:04am Wed 23 Apr 14

Campaigners criticise a decision to approve plans to turn Southampton's former Maritime Museum into a pub.

Sheriff sworn in (link)

Andover Advertiser 10:00am Wed 23 Apr 14

WILTSHIRE’S new High Sheriff was sworn in last month in a ceremony which dates back to Saxon times.

Thief steals jewellery from pensioner's home (link)

Basingstoke Gazette 9:40am Wed 23 Apr 14

A THIEF stole thousands of pounds worth of jewellery from a pensioner’s home in Kings Furlong.

Winchester actors prepare for next big performance (link)

Hampshire Chronicle 10:00am Wed 23 Apr 14

AS THEY prepare their costumes and practise their lines, there is no doubt that The Worthy Players are looking…

Winchester City Football Club to host glamorous fashion show (link)

Hampshire Chronicle 9:00am Wed 23 Apr 14

WINCHESTER City Football Club is to host an evening of frolics and frocks later this month.

Pair questioned after 30,000 litres of oil was stolen from pipeline (link)

Romsey Advertiser 10:45am Tue 22 Apr 14

TWO men were last night being quizzed by detectives investigating the theft of tens of thousands of litres of fuel…

Pedestrian killed in Easter road tragedy (link)

Romsey Advertiser 10:39am Tue 22 Apr 14

AN INVESTIGATION is under way after a man died after being struck by a car on a Hampshire road.

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