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Dig out your old footwear in aid of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance

Daily Echo:

11:16am Monday 15th September 2014

UNWANTED shoes, football boots, trainers and wellies are needed to help a Hampshire charity save lives.

Hampshire among top 10 retirement destinations

Daily Echo: McCarthy  Stone Retirement Living

8:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE is one of the top 10 places to retire to, according to a new survey.

MP calls for tougher penalties for firms who fail to pay bills

Daily Echo: Have your say on Town Team

12:38pm Friday 12th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE MP has called for the Government to give tougher penalties to companies that do not pay their bills on time.

Engineering centre of excellence opens doors

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

5:48pm Friday 12th September 2014

A NEW centre of excellence for student engineers was due to open its doors in Hampshire today, allowing 900 young people to “pursue their dream careers”.

Chemical alert at motorway depot

Daily Echo: Hazmat teams in Nursling

11:41am Thursday 11th September 2014

STAFF have been evacuated from a motorway maintenance depot after they reported a potential chemical incident.

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.

Man, 24, guilty of sex offences

Daily Echo: Southampton Crown Court

5:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE man walked free from court after he was given suspended sentences at Southampton Crown Court for sex offences.

Elderly man conned out of thousands of pounds

Daily Echo: Hampshire police need more cash.

2:12pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

AN elderly man has been tricked out of thousands of pounds after being targeted by a scam.

Heritage walk around the Hamble valley

11:18am Monday 1st September 2014

A HAMBLE Valley heritage walk around the parish of Allbrook and North Boyatt will take place on September 21.

Help out with park effort

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:14am Monday 1st September 2014

GET involved in conservation efforts at a Hampshire park.

Ice crisis for supermarkets due to charity challenge

Daily Echo:

2:15pm Thursday 28th August 2014

HAMPSHIRE supermarkets are facing an ice crisis due to the ice bucket challenge craze sweeping the nation.

£5,000 to help Lockswood Bowling Club rebuild its pavilion

1:02pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A BOWLING club has been given almost £5,000 to help rebuild its pavilion.

Public are invited to Hampshire hospitals roadshow

Daily Echo:

10:36am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A SERIES of roadshows will take place over the next two months to show the work being carried out by the NHS in Hampshire.

Major drugs crackdown launched against gangs

Daily Echo:

7:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

SPECIALIST officers have launched a major crackdown on organised gangs across Hampshire as the war against drugs continues.

Firefighters tackle house blaze

Daily Echo: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service attending a blaze in Southampton

9:30am Saturday 23rd August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a blaze at a Hampshire home last night.

Teenager killed in head-on crash

Daily Echo:

6:51am Friday 22nd August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE teenager has been killed in a head-on crash between a lorry and a car on a main road.

Maritime festival a celebration of Southampton's nautical heritage

Daily Echo:

12:35pm Thursday 21st August 2014

FROM historic boats and forgotten shipwrecks to the lost landscapes of the Solent, the Southampton Maritime Festival will be a chance to delve into the region’s rich past.

Teenagers including 14-year-old boy arrested after spate of criminal damage

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

3:22pm Saturday 16th August 2014

THREE teenagers including a 14-year-old boy have been arrested over a spate of damage caused to cars and buildings in Hampshire.

Firefighters tackle tractor fire

Daily Echo: Hampshire firefighters to stage further strikes

12:53pm Saturday 16th August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called into action this morning when a tractor caught fire.

Patient dies at mental health unit sparking investigation

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

4:56pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

AN investigation has been launched after the death of a patient at a Hampshire mental health unit.

Makeover at promenade completed

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

2:12pm Friday 8th August 2014

IMPROVEMENTS at a beach front promenade costing more than £200,000 have been finished.

The First World War Remembered

Daily Echo:

12:04pm Monday 4th August 2014

ONE hundred years ago countries across the world entered into one of the bloodiest conflicts of all time.

Health chiefs introduce 30-minute GP health check

Daily Echo:

11:25am Monday 4th August 2014

PEOPLE can now ask for a full health GP check in a bid to detect undiagnosed heart disease, stroke, diabetes, kidney disease and dementia.

Crews called to flat fire

Daily Echo: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service attending a blaze in Southampton

5:44pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

SEVERAL firefighters are tackling a blaze at a block of flats in Hampshire.

Top councillor calls for rival to quit

Daily Echo: Councillor Sean Woodward

3:27pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A TOP councillor has called for his political rival to quit - claiming he is incapable of fulfilling his council duties because he works abroad.

Cancer support worker is community hero

Daily Echo:

2:30pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

He is the man who has given cancer sufferers in Hampshire a sense of belonging and lifted their confidence.

UPDATE: Appeal thrown out for driver who killed two teens with his car

Daily Echo:

12:13pm Friday 1st August 2014

A YOUNG driver who was jailed for killing two teenagers with his car has seen his appeal against a nine-year prison sentence dismissed by the Court of Appeal today.

Up to 80 jobs to go as superstore closes

Daily Echo:

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.

Community games to be held

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

1:03pm Friday 1st August 2014

THE Community Games is being held in Moorgreen Road, West End, on August 20, from 11am to 3pm.

Vandalised pool reopens

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:06am Friday 1st August 2014

A PADDLING pool forced to close after vandals wreaked havoc has reopened.

Firefighters to stage fresh series of strikes

Daily Echo: Firefighter jobs under threat for first time in £12m budget black hole

2:45pm Thursday 31st July 2014

HAMPSHIRE firefighters are to stage a fresh series of strikes over eight days next month in their long-running dispute over pensions.

Police hunt for serial flasher who exposed himself to young girls

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

2:42pm Thursday 31st July 2014

POLICE are hunting a serial flasher who exposed himself to two young girls in Hampshire.

Driver appeals sentence for killing two teens with car

Daily Echo:

2:10pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A YOUNG driver jailed for nine years after killing two teenagers with his car after taking drugs is appealing his sentence.

Elderly man conned by bogus trader

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

3:25pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

POLICE are investigating a fraud against a 92-year-old Hampshire man.

New police body-worn cameras could "damage" trust with the public

Daily Echo: 
  OFFICERS across Hampshire will soon have cameras attached to their chests to capture video and audio evidence at crime scenes.

7:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE will become the first police force in the country to equip every officer with body-worn cameras - but some argue it will damage public trust.

Major rush hour delays after motorway crash

Daily Echo: Police Road Closed Sign

6:03pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

MOTORISTS face rush hour delays on a Hampshire motorway after a two-car collision.

Police hunting burglars after shop raid

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

10:57am Tuesday 29th July 2014

POLICE have launched a search for two men after a Hampshire tyre shop was burgled.

Takeaway chain is moving into Hampshire

Daily Echo:

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.

Driver killed in road smash

Daily Echo:

6:09pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE camper van driver was killed in a head-on smash with a tipper truck.

Town one of the most car dependent in the UK

Daily Echo: Slowly the lid is being lifted on air pollution

2:52pm Thursday 24th July 2014

RESIDENTS of a Hampshire town depend on cars more than any other town in the UK, new statistics have revealed.

£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.

Coach up for ‘hero’ award

Daily Echo:

9:40am Friday 18th July 2014

A Hampshire resident is one of only five people shortlisted in a national competition to find the country’s ‘Most Deserving Sports Hero’.

Work begins on new coastguard centre

Daily Echo: Work starts to transform Daedalus site

7:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

A new £2.5m coastguard emergency training centre received a royal seal of approval as construction finally got under way on the Hampshire base.

Sign up for fun run

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:57am Thursday 17th July 2014

A FUN RUN will be hitting the streets of a Hampshire village on Sunday.

Teen in court over attempted murder of three women

Daily Echo:

1:06pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A teenager has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of three women in unprovoked attacks over a three-week period.

£3m boost for sustainable transport initiatives

Daily Echo:

10:46am Wednesday 16th July 2014

CYCLING and public transport in Hampshire and Southampton is to get a £3m boost.

Air ambulance called to crash involving bike and two cars

Daily Echo: Woman flown to hospital after crash

9:46am Wednesday 16th July 2014

THREE people have been taken to hospital after a crash involving a cyclist.

Mayor quits after being banned from town's pubs and clubs

Daily Echo:

10:54am Tuesday 15th July 2014

THE mayor of a Hampshire town has quit after being banned from 36 pubs and clubs.

Village set for multi-million pound flood prevention scheme

Daily Echo: Council leader Roy Perry during the clean up ay Hambledon

10:50am Monday 14th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE village has been awarded almost £4m to help in the battle against flooding.

'Substantial' damages for former MP Michael Mates

Daily Echo: Michael Mates

11:39am Monday 14th July 2014

FORMER East Hampshire MP Michael Mates, wrongly accused of breaking electoral law, has revealed he has accepted “substantial” damages from the Crown Prosecution Service.

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