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£1.5m revamp of Fareham runway will help boost region's economy

Daily Echo:

11:42am Tuesday 21st October 2014

AN airfield runway will undergo a £1.5m refurbishment as part of a push to encourage businesses to join the “thriving aviation community”.

Controversial hotel at Ageas Bowl on target to open in the Spring

Daily Echo: WORK STOPPED: On the luxury hotel at the Ageas Bowl

11:19am Monday 20th October 2014

BUILDING of a hotel at the home of Hampshire cricket remains on target.

Adrenaline junkies have an all white weekend

Daily Echo:

11:06am Monday 20th October 2014

DON’T look down....

Emergency healthcare fears over new town plans

Daily Echo:

3:23pm Friday 17th October 2014

RESIDENTS say they are 'shocked' at the lack of detail about emergency healthcare in the plans for a new 6,000 home town in Hampshire.

Flood defence work starts

Daily Echo:

12:59pm Friday 17th October 2014

WORK on a £70,000 flood defence scheme will begin in a village next week.

Fears over 'boundaries' of 6,000 home development

Daily Echo:

1:29pm Thursday 16th October 2014

CONCERNS have been raised about where a controversial 6,000-home development will draw its boundaries.

Angry protesters campaign against plans for 6,000 new homes

Daily Echo:

7:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

PROTESTERS blew air horns, chanted and waved placards as they marched against plans for a new 6,000-home town in Hampshire.

UPDATE: Mass protest against 6,000 home plan

Daily Echo:

10:46am Wednesday 15th October 2014

HUNDREDS of angry campaigners protested outside Fareham council offices as the Welborne public examination began.

Hampshire schoolchildren visit Downing Street

Daily Echo:

5:04pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

CHILDREN from a Hampshire school met George Osborne personally delivered their letters to Downing Street.

Man in court over historic sex offences

Daily Echo:

4:23pm Monday 13th October 2014

A man has appeared in court over alleged historical sex offences against children.

Lightning strike causes fire and leaves three people needing treatment

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11:19am Saturday 11th October 2014

A BOLT of lightning struck a Hampshire block of flats in the early hours of this morning leading to three people being treated by the emergency services.

Fines for drivers who slowed to take pictures of Hampshire crash scene

Daily Echo: zooming along: Traffic on the A34, pictured from the Botley bridge

10:17am Tuesday 7th October 2014

SCORES of motorists have been fined for taking photographs of a major lorry crash while behind the wheel.

Divers blow up pier remains

Daily Echo:

12:43pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

ROYAL Navy divers have carried out a controlled explosion to remove the remains of an old pier.

Bosom buddies put discarded bras to good use

Daily Echo:

10:11am Tuesday 7th October 2014

FOUR Hampshire friends have teamed up to create beautiful dresses from an unusual material – bras.

Book a place for tall ships talk

Daily Echo: Majestic 'Tenacious' signs up for Tall Ships Regatta: PICTURE

10:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THERE are still a few places left for a talk on a tall ships race.

Following consultants' advice saves Fareham Borough Council £168,000 in the first year

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:03am Monday 6th October 2014

A COUNCIL’S controversial decision to employ consultants has saved it more than £160,000 in its first year.

Thousands of jobs secured in navy base deal

Daily Echo:

9:50am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A £600m Royal Navy contract securing more than 2,000 jobs in Hampshire has been hailed as a show of the county’s “great maritime strength”.

Consultation closes on plans to revamp Bishop's Waltham square

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:52am Thursday 2nd October 2014

CONSULTATION has closed on proposed improvements to a historic square in Bishop’s Waltham.

Gosport MP welcomes income tracker report findings

Daily Echo: Caroline Dinenage

10:44am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE MP has welcomed a rise in discretionary income.

Solent NHS Trust in running for medical award

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:41am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A HAMPSHIRE health trust is in the running for glory at a prestigious medical awards.

Robber steals from 86-year-old woman as she walks home

Daily Echo:

2:17pm Monday 29th September 2014

A THIEF has robbed an 86-year-old woman with a walking stick of her handbag.

Olympic gold medal-winning swimmer Rebecca Adlington at Fareham Leisure Centre open day

Daily Echo:

10:56am Monday 29th September 2014

OLYMPIC swimming heroine Rebecca Adlington made a splash to mark the completion of a £2m upgrade at a Hampshire leisure centre.

Schools could win kitchen equipment and a dance lesson with Diversity's Ashley Banjo

Daily Echo: Streetdancer Ashley Banjo who is trying to get people dancing on the streets of Stockton on Sunday, July 14, for a new Sky 1 programme, The Town That Danced Again.

4:04pm Thursday 25th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE schools could win £10,000 worth of kitchen equipment and a dance lesson with Diversity’s Ashley Banjo.

Police launch appeal after man goes missing

Daily Echo:

4:22pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

POLICE are trying to find a Hampshire man who has gone missing.

Titchfield boy Oliver hopes to take first steps after surgery in the USA

Daily Echo:

11:09am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A LITTLE boy is preparing to undergo life-changing surgery that could see him defy doctors and take his first steps.

VIDEO: Hampshire dog is top of the pups with remarkable tricks

Daily Echo:

1:15pm Friday 19th September 2014

WATCH a super-intelligent Hampshire pet has been wow his owners with a vast array of remarkable tricks.

Local muslim leader backs calls for IS to release prisoner

Daily Echo:

7:32pm Thursday 18th September 2014

ONE of Hampshire's Muslim leaders has joined others around the country in condemning the horrific actions of Islamic State (IS) and urging them to release a British hostage.

Thunderstorm brings flash floods

Daily Echo:

11:01am Thursday 18th September 2014

HEAVY rain and thunderstorms are causing flashfloods across Hampshire.

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.

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