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Teenager shortlisted to become face of national ad campaign

Daily Echo:

10:20am Sunday 17th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE teenager has been shortlisted to become the face of a national advertising campaign.

Motorway delays after car fire

Daily Echo: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service attending a blaze in Southampton

11:17am Saturday 16th August 2014

MOTORISTS face long delays after a car fire on a motorway.

Burglary prompts warnings

Daily Echo:

11:38am Friday 15th August 2014

POLICE are urging residents to secure their homes after thieves took cash and a bank card from an insecure home in School Lane, in Kings Worthy.

Sports centre's gift will keep Wickham festival-goers' feet dry

Daily Echo:

11:01am Thursday 14th August 2014

THOUSANDS of music-lovers at a Hampshire festival will enjoy James Blunt with dry feet thanks to an unusual underfoot surface.

Tributes to former head teacher who took his own life

Daily Echo:

11:50am Tuesday 12th August 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a former Hampshire primary school head teacher who took his own life.

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.

Demand for Michael McIntyre tickets for Winchester Theatre Royal show jams lines and website

Daily Echo: Michael McIntyre

11:00am Monday 11th August 2014

THOUSANDS of comedy fans have today been left disappointed and frustrated in trying to buy tickets for two Michael McIntyre gigs at Winchester Theatre Royal.

Woman dies at BoomTown Fair

Daily Echo:

6:00am Sunday 10th August 2014

A WOMAN has died at a Hampshire music festival.

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.

Crash at major motorway junction

Daily Echo:

8:53am Monday 11th August 2014

A DRIVER was seriously hurt in a crash on a major Hampshire motorway interchange.

Blow to plans to build 12,500 new homes

Daily Echo: On the way: new homes are planned in the north and west of the borough

2:42pm Thursday 7th August 2014

PLANS for a massive new town in central Hampshire have suffered a huge blow.

Man escapes from house fire by climbing onto roof

Daily Echo: 16 people rescued from fire at block of flats

10:06am Thursday 7th August 2014

A MAN has escaped from a house fire that destroyed his kitchen.

Drugs warning ahead of major festival

Daily Echo: Ellie Rowe

3:07pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

POLICE are warning of the dangers of illegal drugs ahead of a Hampshire music festival where a teenager died last year.

Inquest to shed light on teenager's death

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

7:30am Monday 4th August 2014

AN inquest into the death of a much-loved teenager who was found dead at her family home will be heard this week.

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.

Hampshire vineyard holding open day

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

11:01am Monday 4th August 2014

A VINEYARD and winery at Lower Wield near Alresford is holding an open day on Sunday August 31 from 11am-4.30pm.

Man jailed after "savage assault" using part of a pickaxe

Daily Echo: Winchester Crown Court.

2:30pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

A MAN who launched an unprovoked and sustained attack using part of a pickaxe on a man has been jailed for six years.

Bed blocking reaches 'crisis' point

Daily Echo: Southampton General Hospital, 2014

1:20pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A BIG rise in patients stuck in Hampshire hospitals after they are ready to go home exposes a “crisis in care”, it has been claimed.

Tributes made to First World War heroes at official opening of memorial garden

Daily Echo:

7:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

VETERANS and civic leaders gathered in Hampshire to honour the sacrifices made by First World War heroes ahead of the 100th anniversary of its outbreak.

Hampshire dancer in six-hour charity tap dance

Daily Echo:

4:29pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

WINCHESTER helped launch Hampshire’s very own Billy Elliot.

College gets expansion plan approval

Daily Echo: Peter Symonds has 144 National Union of Teachers members.

12:24pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

PETER Symonds sixth-form college has permission from Winchester City Council to build a two-storey social study building with solar panels at its campus in Fulflood.

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.



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