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Could shipbuilding return to Southampton?

Daily Echo: The latest impressions of Centenary Quay in Woolston

11:03am Monday 1st September 2014

SHIPBUILDING was an integral part of life in this corner of Southampton for well over a century.

Help for New Forest stroke patients

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:11am Monday 1st September 2014

PEOPLE in the New Forest coping with the impact of a stroke can find help at a support group.

Beautyspot has one of the highest skin cancer rates in the country

Daily Echo: Cllr Di Brooks

4:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE beautyspot has been identified as having one of the highest skin cancer rates in the country for the second year running.

Happy couple celebrate 77 years of marriage

Daily Echo:

2:48pm Friday 29th August 2014

Charlie and his wife May, both aged 98, have just celebrated their 77th wedding anniversary – making theirs one of the longest unions in the UK.

Level crossing failure causing delays

Daily Echo:

9:23am Friday 29th August 2014

TRAFFIC has been queuing through a Hampshire town for almost an hour after barriers at a level crossing became stuck.

Former teacher admits downloading child porn pictures

Daily Echo:

10:17am Thursday 28th August 2014

A FORMER teacher at a Fordingbridge prep school has admitted downloading almost 200 indecent images of children.

UPDATE: Festival of flight takes off in style

Daily Echo:

11:24am Thursday 28th August 2014

AIR aces are taking to the skies today with the launch of the Bournemouth Air Show.

Power station opens doors to public

Daily Echo:

8:56am Thursday 28th August 2014

VISITORS are invited to go behind the scenes and take a step back in time at a Hampshire energy facility today.

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.

Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run

Daily Echo:

1:41pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that left a pedestrian with serious leg injuries.

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.

Severe weather warning issued for Hampshire

Daily Echo:

1:45pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

HAMPSHIRE has been issued with a severe weather warning by Met Office experts.

Fresh opposition to major wind farm plan

Daily Echo: The developer behind the Navitus Bay wind farm has defended offered payments to marine firms

10:04am Saturday 23rd August 2014

THE fight to stop a major wind farm from being built off the coast of Hampshire has been stepped up.

Supermarket staff pedal power helps charity

Daily Echo:

10:15am Saturday 23rd August 2014

WORKERS at a Hampshire supermarket have played their part in a ‘Round the World Cycle Challenge’.

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.

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.

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