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Artists to show off skills at free exhibition

Daily Echo: Three graduates from the Winchester School of Art are set to showcase their work in London.

1:18pm Friday 1st August 2014

BUDDING artists are showing off their efforts at a free exhibition.

Great War Day to commemorate 100th anniversary

Daily Echo: Libray photo dated 25/9/16 showing British Troops going over the top to support an attack by XIV Corps on Morval during the Battle of the Somme in the 1914-1918 First World War.

12:03pm Friday 1st August 2014

RESIDENTS of Compton and Shawford are set to mark the centenary of the First World War with a Great War Day.

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.

Third fire at prison in a week

Daily Echo: Fire crews tackle Winchester Prison blaze

8:40am Thursday 31st July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called to the third fire in eight days at a Hampshire prison last night.

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.

Horse escapes harm after road crash

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:01am Tuesday 29th July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called after a horsebox turned over following a crash near Winchester.

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.

Fire breaks out at prison

Daily Echo: Winchester Prison

9:21am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THREE people have been taken to hospital after two fires broke out in a Hampshire prison in the early hours of this morning.

£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.

Green light for homes plans

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:17am Wednesday 16th July 2014

PLANNING chiefs have agreed to a development in an affluent part of Winchester despite objections raised by the local residents’ association.

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.

Town council IT system gets update

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:20am Monday 14th July 2014

TOWN councillors have unanimously approved payments to update their computer system.

Major city centre development gets go ahead

Daily Echo:

9:26am Friday 11th July 2014

THE developer has got the go-ahead to apply to revamp the £150 million Silver Hill scheme in Winchester.

Strike is 'first shot in longer battle'

Daily Echo:

10:28am Friday 11th July 2014

“THIS is just the beginning”. That was the vow from one of Britain’s most senior union bosses, speaking by the steps of a Hampshire council HQ as strikers across the county brought some public services to standstill.

Bad winter weather could cost council extra thousands

Daily Echo: Guy Blundall and Issac Whitcombe during the flooding in Winchester.

10:54am Friday 11th July 2014

LAST winter’s storms and flooding are set to cost Winchester City Council hundreds of thousands of pounds in repairs to its council houses.

Cat shot with 50 pellets in cruel attack

Daily Echo:

10:45am Thursday 10th July 2014

IT was an attack with a shotgun that left a family pet “lucky to be alive”.

New plans for major city centre development to be submitted

Daily Echo:

9:38am Thursday 10th July 2014

WINCHESTER civic chiefs are poised to allow the developer of Silver Hill to submit a revised planning application.

Fire at shooting lodge under investigation

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:56am Monday 7th July 2014

AN investigation is under way to determine what caused a blaze at a Hampshire shooting lodge.

Teens turn up at prom in trolleys after their bus is involved in accident

Daily Echo:

1:46pm Friday 4th July 2014

Heads turned when ten teenagers arrived at a swish hotel for their school’s prom in shopping trolleys.

City bosses back 'German style-bank'

Daily Echo: German Chancellor Angela Merkel applauds during a meeting of the German federal parliament, Bundestag, in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn) (6500098)

5:32pm Friday 4th July 2014

A NEW German-style bank for Hampshire is winning support from civic chiefs.

Call to cut number of councillors

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:33am Thursday 3rd July 2014

THE number of Winchester city councillors should be cut from 57 to 45, the Cabinet heard.

Health plans for offices

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:54am Thursday 3rd July 2014

A LONG-empty Winchester office block is set to reopen as a new health centre in January 2015.

£4m construction work begins at Naomi House hospice

Daily Echo:

11:20am Tuesday 1st July 2014

WORKS to improve a children’s hospice near Winchester have now begun following a successful fundraising appeal.

Spreading peace and meeting Desmond Tutu

Daily Echo: Spreading peace and meeting Desmond Tutu

11:04am Monday 30th June 2014

HIS work in the community has led to meeting a famous champion of human rights.

Rounders day

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:17am Monday 30th June 2014

A FREE ladies’ rounders group has been launched in a Hampshire village.

Access to youth activities

Daily Echo: Access to youth activities

11:08am Monday 30th June 2014

YOUNG people across Hampshire will have the chance to expand their skill set for free.

Time running out for cash

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:56am Monday 30th June 2014

TEST Valley residents have only days left to bid for cash for community projects. Grants of up to £2,000 are available for projects under Hampshire County Council’s Have Your Say scheme.

Community projects given grants

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:53am Monday 30th June 2014

TWO community projects in Hampshire have received much-needed funding from a trust project.

Tributes to young woman who died after epileptic fit

Daily Echo: Lara Weston

6:00am Friday 27th June 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a young Hampshire woman who died after suffering a severe epileptic fit at home.

Huge extent of church destruction revealed

Daily Echo: Huge extent of destruction of St Peter’s Church in Ropley revealed. Photo by Kevin Milner

5:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

THE complete devastation of a Hampshire church caused by fire has been revealed by this aerial photo.

Tea party

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

1:04pm Thursday 26th June 2014

A SOUTHAMPTON charity supporting people with motor neurone disease is hosting a fundraiser tea party.

Parish meeting

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

1:02pm Thursday 26th June 2014

THE annual parish meeting for Bramdean and Hinton Ampner, near Alresford, takes place at 8pm on Monday, June 30.

Night bus subsidy debated

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:33am Wednesday 25th June 2014

WINCHESTER civic chiefs are tonight discussing whether to continue subsidising a night bus service.

Nurse had 'sexual relationship with 17-year-old after overdose'

Daily Echo: The Royal Hampshire County Hospital, where Mr Webley died

4:00am Tuesday 24th June 2014

A NURSE began a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl just days after she was admitted to a Hampshire hospital following an overdose, a tribunal heard.

A party to remember as Stockbridge rallies for Alex Lewis

Daily Echo: A party to remember as Stockbridge rallies for Alex Lewis

10:52am Tuesday 24th June 2014

“WE will make this a party to remember for Al Lewis.”

Staff sign up for triathlon

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:09am Tuesday 24th June 2014

STAFF members at a Winchester restaurant are to help raise money for a children’s charity.

Benefit gig to honour Eddie

Daily Echo: Eddie Pearse

11:04am Tuesday 24th June 2014

A benefit gig will be held in Winchester in memory of Eddie Pearse, who fell to his death under a train.

Hostel appeal is rejected

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:58am Monday 23rd June 2014

LADY Wakeham has lost an appeal over converting a farmworkers’ hostel into a home near her house near Alresford.

Homes lose water supply after steam engine damages hydrant

Daily Echo: A visitor tries out a steam engine

8:54pm Friday 20th June 2014

SEVERAL homes in a Hampshire village were without water tonight after a steam engine driver tampered with a hydrant.

Bride’s horror as wedding site burns

Daily Echo: Darren Bunce and Alicia Hardy.

6:10am Friday 20th June 2014

A HAMPSHIRE bride-to-be watched on in horror as her dream wedding venue went up in flames just 48 hours before saying her vows.

Green light for care home redevelopment

Daily Echo: An impression of the new development on the Victoria House site

11:26am Friday 20th June 2014

THE development of a former Winchester care home will go ahead despite residents’ objections.

Councillors appoint a new market town manager

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

4:00pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

COUNCILLORS in Alresford have decided to appoint a new market town manager.

City is missing CO2 emissions target

Daily Echo: Winchester City Council aims to cut carbon emissions by 30 per cent in four years.

10:48am Wednesday 18th June 2014

WINCHESTER civic chiefs are set to miss an ambitious green target.

Appeal in pipeline as wind farm is turned down

Daily Echo: Off shore wind farm a step closer

10:44am Wednesday 18th June 2014

AN ENERGY company looks set to appeal after its plan for a 14-turbine wind farm in Hampshire was refused.

Supermarket giant to axe 2,600 jobs

Daily Echo: Who will get new Morrison's jobs

1:58pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

A SUPERMARKET chain has announced plans to cut 2,600 jobs.

Man who killed girlfriend died from an overdose

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:50am Tuesday 17th June 2014

A HAMPSHIRE man who was sent to a secure mental hospital after killing his girlfriend died of a drug overdose, an inquest heard.

Windfarm decision due today

Daily Echo: Outrage over £50m Hampshire windfarm plan

9:29am Monday 16th June 2014

COUNCILLORS are today due to decide on the biggest wind farm in Hampshire at a meeting in Winchester.

Staff needed at Hampshire tourist attraction

Daily Echo: (L-r) Former Watercress Line apprentices Matt Oakley, Alex Luckham, Alex Plews and Joe Battle

10:00am Friday 13th June 2014

ONE of Hampshire's most famous tourist attractions is looking for new staff.



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