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Gas leak shuts road in city centre

Daily Echo: Central Bridge in Southampton is set to shut for six months

2:44pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

MOTORISTS are facing extra delays today as a city road has been shut due to a gas leak.

Three injured in crash on city bridge

Daily Echo:

10:38am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THREE people were injured in a car crash on a bridge this morning.

Pants idea leads to award nomination for Southampton entrepreneur Becky

Daily Echo:

11:50am Tuesday 21st October 2014

An ENTREPRENEUR from Southampton has been shortlisted for a national award and needs the help of her community.

Shortage of office space in Southampton could hit city's economy

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:46am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A SHORTAGE of office space in Southampton could hit the Solent’s economy, according to a new report.

Police probe launched after body found

Daily Echo:

7:57am Monday 20th October 2014

A police investigation has been launched after a body has been found in Southampton today.

Uni staff to go on strike

Daily Echo: Exterior of Southampton University

6:01pm Monday 20th October 2014

UP TO 1,000 members of staff at the University of Southampton could go on strike as part of a row over pensions.

Southampton tipped to see property price boom

Daily Echo: Strict new rules are proposed on the use of estate agent boards

10:34am Monday 20th October 2014

IF YOU’RE looking to invest in bricks and mortar over the next few years then Southampton is one of the country’s hot spots, according to figures released today.

Police step up hunt for arsonists who torched cars

Daily Echo:

7:15am Monday 20th October 2014

Police today stepped up their hunt for arsonists who torched cars in a Southampton carpark.

Teenager quizzed after woman stabbed in Southampton

Daily Echo:

6:57am Monday 20th October 2014

Police have question a teenager after a woman was stabbed during an incident in Southampton.

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....

VIDEO: The moment woman gets head stuck in bottle bank

Daily Echo:

3:14pm Friday 17th October 2014

This is the dramatic moment when a student got her head stuck in a bottle bank - and ended up being rescued by firefighters.

City slashing truancy rates

Daily Echo:

4:00am Friday 17th October 2014

SOUTHAMPTON is winning the truancy battle after latest figures showed the number of pupils skipping school has halved in the past four years.

VIDEO: Woman rescued by fire crews after getting head stuck in bottle bank

Daily Echo:

8:45am Friday 17th October 2014

A woman was rescued today by fire crews after she got her head stuck in a bottle bank.

Burglars tie up and threaten woman with knife in her own home

Daily Echo:

5:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

A WOMAN has spoken of the terrifying mo-ment she was threatened with a knife and tied up by burglars in her own home.

Vicious daylight attack in city centre

Daily Echo:

10:35am Thursday 16th October 2014

DETECTIVES are hunting thugs who launched a vicious attack on a man outside a Southampton convenience store.

Last chance to have say on plans for housing estate

Daily Echo:

11:28am Thursday 16th October 2014

THERE are just days left to have your say on major plans to overhaul a Southampton community.

UPDATED: Man taken to hospital after chemical spill at Hampshire college

Daily Echo:

3:35pm Thursday 16th October 2014

ROADS around a Hampshire college have been closed after a suspected chemical spill in the car park.

UPDATE: World's biggest cruise ship arrives in city

Daily Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

THE world's largest cruise ship, Oasis of the Seas, docked in Southampton today.

Man trapped in car after motorway crash

Daily Echo: Police want to talk to the driver of a silver car who failed to stop after a crash

9:39am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A MAN is trapped in his car after a crash on a Hampshire motorway.

Residents demand immediate action over 'dangerous' junction

Daily Echo:

4:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

ACTION to tackle a notorious accident black spot in Hampshire can be revealed following yet another smash that saw a mother and her daughter end up in hospital.

Emergency services 'fantasist' put lives at risk

Daily Echo:

9:13am Monday 13th October 2014

A FANTASIST put people’s lives at risk by speeding round Hampshire in a makeshift ambulance, a court heard.

Community publishes open letter against Immigration Street show

Daily Echo: The film crew in Derby Road on Tuesday

5:35pm Monday 13th October 2014

COMMUNITY leaders in Southampton have published an open letter calling on Channel 4 to axe controversial documentary Immigration Street.

House prices to rocket over next five years

Daily Echo: Strict new rules are proposed on the use of estate agent boards

10:24am Monday 13th October 2014

HOUSE prices in Southampton are set to surge by 43 per cent within the next five years, according to experts.

Flooding forces dentist to shut

Daily Echo:

4:51pm Saturday 11th October 2014

TORRENTIAL rain led to floods across Hampshire after thunderstorms buffeted the county last night leaving home owners and businesses counting the cost of damage.

Hampshire leading the fight against Ebola

Daily Echo:

9:52am Saturday 11th October 2014

The Ebola outbreak has claimed the lives of more than 3,000 people and infected more than 7,000 others in West Africa - now a Hampshire company is helping in the global effort to combat the deadly disease.

Thousands of hospital staff to walk out on strike

Daily Echo: UNISON members stage a picket outside Belle Vue Mills, Skipton

4:00am Friday 10th October 2014

UP TO 15,000 nurses, paramedics and other medical staff in Hampshire will walk out as part of a bitter dispute over pay.

Family pet shot in the head at close range

Daily Echo:

8:49am Friday 10th October 2014

PET owners in a Hampshire community have been urged to be on guard after a beloved pet cat was brutally shot.

Future of city walk-in centre at risk

Daily Echo:

6:00am Friday 10th October 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON walk in centre is to close - with fears it could be a permanent move.

Good Samaritan saves couple's wedding day

Daily Echo:

11:13am Friday 10th October 2014

THE happy couple's wedding day has been saved – thanks to some help from Daily Echo readers.

Hundreds to March on Cancer

Daily Echo:

10:23am Friday 10th October 2014

HUNDREDS of people are expected to take the fight to cancer out on to the streets of Hampshire this weekend.

Major review of city mental health services launched

Daily Echo: Antelope House.

5:00am Friday 10th October 2014

THE FIRST-ever major review of Southampton's mental health services launches today (Oct 10).

Firefighters tackle shopping centre blaze

Daily Echo: Best of Southampton.

6:22pm Thursday 9th October 2014

DOZENS of fire-fighters tackled a blaze next to a major Southampton shopping centre.

Students scramble at annual 'bunfight'

Daily Echo:

9:40pm Thursday 9th October 2014

MORE than 5,500 students turned out to make sure they made the most of their time at Southampton University.

Multi car crash in city road

Daily Echo:

6:18pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

MOTORISTS face delays after a four-car crash in a city road.

Pensioner living in fear as teenage attacker moves back

Daily Echo: Southampton pensioner recalls horrific attack by boy aged just 13

4:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A PENSIONER has been left terrified because the schoolboy thug who savagely attacked her has returned to her community – and is living just minutes from her home.

Oil spill at Hampshire refinery

Daily Echo: The Esso refinery at Fawley in Hampshire

7:11pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

ESSO has confirmed an oil spill at a refinery near Southampton.

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.

New research reveals 'out-of-body' experiences

Daily Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THEY are spooky and mysterious events that leave people wondering if they have crossed over to “the other side”.

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.

Foundry Lane Primary School wins Southampton in Bloom title again

Daily Echo:

10:06am Tuesday 7th October 2014

THESE green-fingered pupils have proved that you are never too young to be crowned blooming marvellous.

Blow for controversial biomass plans

Daily Echo: Artist's impression of the proposed biomass plant.

4:00am Monday 6th October 2014

CAMPAIGNERS say they have fresh hope that a controversial biomass plant being planned for Southampton could be set for the scrapheap.

30 new jobs as burger business opens

Daily Echo: Shoppers evacuated from WestQuay due to fire

5:50am Monday 6th October 2014

SCORES of new jobs are heading to Hampshire thanks to the opening of a new burger restaurant in a city shopping centre.

Brothers’ attack ‘could have killed their victim’

Daily Echo: Southampton Crown Court

11:00am Monday 6th October 2014

Two brothers have narrowly avoided a jail term after carrying out a “cowardly” attack in which they could have killed their victim, a court heard.

Pub of the Year is revealed

Daily Echo:

10:46am Monday 6th October 2014

Celebrations got into full swing at the Guide Dog pub in Southampton after it was named the winner of the Daily Echo’s Hampshire Pub of the Year competition.

Southampton pupils are in the pink in support of Breast Cancer Care

Daily Echo:

10:59am Monday 6th October 2014

MORE than 1,000 students at a Southampton school were in the pink – all the in name of charity.

Survey of bass in the Solent

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:50am Monday 6th October 2014

A SURVEY is under way to find out if there are plenty more bass fish in the sea.

Letter about Titanic's 'near miss' in Southampton up for auction

Daily Echo: Titanic.

1:07pm Friday 3rd October 2014

It was the worst of omens for the gleaming new ship embarking on its maiden voyage.

University’s moving up in rankings

Daily Echo: Southampton University.

12:12pm Friday 3rd October 2014

THE University of Southampton is bucking the trend by rising up a table which ranks the best higher education institutions in the world.

Controversial landmark tower to remain empty for a year

Daily Echo:

4:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A CONTROVERSIAL landmark tower - known by locals as the 'fag butt' - will now sit empty for a year, the Daily Echo can reveal.



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