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Winnie-the-Pooh celebrates simple pleasures in New Forest

Daily Echo:

10:49am Wednesday 20th August 2014

WINNIE-THE-POOH sits in an idyllic New Forest scene, surrounded by his friends Tigger, Eeyore, Piglet and Christopher Robin.

£2m 'Boris Bike' scheme thrown out

Daily Echo: Proud Mamil Andy Bissell in the New Forest

4:07pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A HOTLY-DEBATED £2million public bike scheme for the New Forest will not go ahead.

Father's ashes stolen along with cash and jewellery by burglars

Daily Echo:

1:26pm Monday 18th August 2014

SENTIMENTAL and valuable jewelley and £3,500 cash was stolen during a burglary at a Hampshire home - including the ashes of the victim's father. 

County named as hotspot for dog thefts

Daily Echo: MAN'S BEST FRIEND: Dogs were in their element at the RSPCA's novelty dog show.

5:27pm Sunday 17th August 2014

DOG owners are being warned to be on their guard after Hampshire was identified as a hotspot for canine thefts.

Campaigners praise new measures to cut death rate on notorious road

Daily Echo:

7:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

ROAD safety campaigners have praised plans to cut the death rate on a notorious Hampshire road by installing scores of new signs.

Blind campaigner spearheads move to clear up streets

Daily Echo:

9:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

PAMELA Bird has never let her lack of sight hold her back.

Plans for Hampshire 'Boris-bike' scheme could be abandoned

Daily Echo:

11:53am Saturday 16th August 2014

A MOVE to abandon £2m plans for a ‘Boris bike’- style scheme in the New Forest is ‘disappointing’, says the company set to run it.

Swimming pool to become an underwater wildlife extravaganza

Daily Echo:

12:16pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE swimming pool is turning into an underwater extravaganza to give children a chance to find out more about life under the sea.

'No apology' from family behind devastating fire

Daily Echo:

11:24am Friday 15th August 2014

Two weeks after an out-of-control bonfire became an inferno that destroyed treasured gardens and possessions, neighbours are still waiting for an apology from the family who started the fire.

£2m 'Boris bike' scheme could be scuppered by 'anti-cycling sentiment'

Daily Echo: Government cash boost for New Forest cycling

3:11pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A 'MAJOR anti-cycling sentiment' in the New Forest could scupper multi-million pound plans for a 'Boris-bike'-style hire system.

Adventurer conquers one of the world's deadliest mountains

Daily Echo:

9:07am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE adventurer has conquered one of the world's most difficult mountains - at the second time of asking.

Hampshire's own Tinkerbell: 'Why I believe in fairies'

Daily Echo:

9:26am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Holly has believed in fairies since childhood and has now giving thousands of people the chance to lose themselves in a fairy fantasy world in the New Forest.

Young boy fights for life after car fireball horror

Daily Echo:

4:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A WOMAN and two young are today in hospital after being dragged from a car that exploded in flames in a Hampshire village.

Rural crime on the increase in Hampshire

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

4:06pm Monday 11th August 2014

RURAL crime is on the rise in Hampshire and is costing the county £1m an extra year.

£1m study of the seabed launched for controversial windfarm

Daily Echo: DIVISIVE: Navitus Bay has split opinions locally

11:35am Monday 11th August 2014

BOSSES behind controversial plans for a huge wind farm off the Hampshire coast have launched a £1m study of the sea bed.

Hampshire health boss takes on new nursing role at Salisbury

Daily Echo:

10:41am Monday 11th August 2014

A FORMER Hampshire health boss has moved on to a neighbouring NHS foundation trust.

Hundreds of thousands spent on fly-tipping fight

Daily Echo:

11:08am Friday 8th August 2014

SOUTHAMPTON has retained its unenviable position of being the worst place in Hampshire for fly-tipping.

Billionaire’s plans to beat rising sea

Daily Echo: Jim Ratcliffe

12:34pm Friday 8th August 2014

HE has been dubbed Britain’s most successful post-war industrialist and is one of the country’s richest men.

Community rallies round to help home blaze family

Daily Echo:

8:40am Friday 8th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE community is rallying round a family who have lost everything in a fire that killed their grandfather and destroyed their home.

Forensics sift through death blaze property

Daily Echo:

10:01am Thursday 7th August 2014

FORENSIC teams are combing through debris following a devastating house fire that claimed the life of a Hampshire grandfather.

Three car crash causes delays

Daily Echo: Is it time to cut the speed limit on the A31?

12:09pm Thursday 7th August 2014

THERE were delays on a major road this morning following a crash.

UPDATE: Grandad killed in fire named as Brent Mason

Daily Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

FORENSIC teams are today scouring the house where Calmore grandad Brent Mason died in a fire.

Young mum died after being hit by car while standing in road

Daily Echo:

12:12pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

A YOUNG Hampshire mum died after being hit by a car while standing still in the middle of the A36 with her arms outstretched, an inquest heard.

Family pays tribute to talented teen sailor

Daily Echo:

4:33pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

THE devastated family of teen sailing star Jess Eales have paid tribute to their late daughter.

Woman completes world tree-climbing championship hat-trick

Daily Echo:

7:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE woman has been crowned International Tree Climbing Champion for the third time.

UPDATE: Man found dead after major house fire

Daily Echo:

8:57am Tuesday 5th August 2014

FIRE crews are currently tackling a house fire in the New Forest.

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.

Celebrations for 100-year-old woman

Daily Echo:

10:00am Sunday 3rd August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE woman has celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends.

Pensioner tricked out of life savings

Daily Echo: Southampton Crown Court

10:39am Saturday 2nd August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE pensioner has been ruthlessly conned out of his £140,000 life savings by a gang of fraudsters.

Show a huge success once again

Daily Echo:

12:50pm Friday 1st August 2014

BOSSES of the New Forest Show have labelled the 2014 event a huge success.

Man killed in camper van crash named

Daily Echo:

12:29pm Friday 1st August 2014

A camper van driver who died in a crash has been named.

Seven men arrested in immigration raid on lorry

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

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

SEVEN men have been detained on suspicion of entering the country illegally after being found in the back of a lorry in Hampshire.

Families face six-month wait to return home after fire

Daily Echo:

9:52am Friday 1st August 2014

THREE Hythe families will face an agonising six-month wait until they can move back home after a blaze ripped through their street.

Friendly face goes above and beyond for the community

Daily Echo:

1:06pm Friday 1st August 2014

SHE IS always going above and beyond to help the elderly in her community.

Meet police at drop-in surgery

Daily Echo: Hampshire Police are investigating

1:01pm Friday 1st August 2014

PEOPLE living in the New Forest can meet their local bobbies face-to-face at a surgery from 10am to 1.30am on Monday in the Village Coffee Pot, High Street, Milford on Sea.

Car boot sale comes to New Forest

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

12:22pm Friday 1st August 2014

THERE will be bargains for all tastes at a New Forest car boot sale and flower shop on Sunday.

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.

Boat engine worth £6,000 stolen from diving club

Daily Echo:

4:09pm Thursday 31st July 2014

POLICE have launched an investigation after a new boat engine worth £6,000 was stolen from a Hampshire diving club.

Community devastated by blaze

Daily Echo:

6:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

NEIGHBOURS have spoken of their grief and shock after a fire devastated gardens they had tended for decades.

Rock 'n' roll legend supports woman diagnosed with cancer

Daily Echo:

5:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE woman has received a get-well message from a rock 'n' roll legend after she was diagnosed with cancer.

Crowds gear up for last day of New Forest Show

Daily Echo:

7:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

THOUSANDS are expected to enjoy a last hurrah at the New Forest Show as it ends today.

Hampshire anti-piracy firm goes bust

Daily Echo:

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.

Show celebrates 25 years of New Forest tourism success

Daily Echo:

1:14pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

CELEBRATIONS took place at the New Forest Show today to mark the 25th anniversary of the organisation dubbed the 'voice' of tourism in the area.

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.

VIDEO: Firefighters tackle major blaze in New Forest

Daily Echo:

3:11pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

MORE than 30 firefighters are tackling a major blaze in the New Forest today.

VIDEO: See spectacular mid-air stunt from New Forest Show

Daily Echo:

3:04pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

MOTORCYCLE stunt king Jamie Squibb performed a dramatic mid air somersault on his bike at the New Forest Show this afternoon.

FIRST LOOK: Thousands flock to New Forest Show

Daily Echo:

10:12am Tuesday 29th July 2014

THOUSANDS of people flocked to the beginning of the New Forest and Hampshire County Show today.

'Thanks for saving my life' says cyclist

Daily Echo:

9:35am Friday 25th July 2014

IT was an emotional reunion between a Hampshire man and the people who saved his life.

Pub keeps licence after serving drunk mum who left toddler in bar

Daily Echo:

5:00am Friday 25th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE pub has kept its licence – despite serving a drunken mum who later abandoned her three-year-old child in the bar.



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