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Hampshire children enjoying ice cream during the heat wave

HEATWAVE: Have suncreen on standby as more hot weather hits Hampshire

Toby has since recovered

£12k punishment for owner who neglected her little dog

Met Office chart based on European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts' data.

Hotter than Spain? The heatwave set to hit Hampshire

Majority 'in support' of controversial wind farm

Majority 'in support' of controversial wind farm

The bees on the bollard

PICS & VIDEO: Swarm of 7,000 bees spook city residents after 'taking over' bollard

Cllr David Harrison at Testwood paddling pool

Campaign launched to save Hampshire pool

Protesters against proposals for the distribution park in Redbridge at the site that is earmarked for the development.

200-strong petition against plan for site developers say will create 750 jobs

Rats and squirrels at war with birds in Hampshire

Rats and squirrels at war with birds in Hampshire

Children express pollution fears with art

Children express pollution fears with art

A wind turbine

Fewer but bigger - changes planned for controversial windfarm

Sammy Saint and Gilbert at St Mary's Stadium

Saints team up with Zany Zebras to show off stripes

Sparsholt College students Philip Scott and Dave Sexton with lecturer Chris Bird (centre) who are part of the college’s gold winning team at Chelsea Flower Show

Blooming marvellous day for Hampshire gardners at Chelsea Flower Show

Children taught that litter can harm widlife

Children taught that litter can harm widlife

Decision due on hundreds of new homes

Decision due on hundreds of new homes

Asteroid which killed dinosaurs may have wiped out molluscs too

Asteroid which killed dinosaurs may have wiped out molluscs too

VIDEO: Warnings issued as Hampshire's disease-ridden tick population set to 'explode'

VIDEO: Warnings issued as Hampshire's disease-ridden tick population set to 'explode'

Hampshire bees at risk as fears grow over Asian hornet invasion

Hampshire bees at risk as fears grow over Asian hornet invasion

Bid launched to cut number of deer deaths on Hampshire roads

Bid launched to cut number of deer deaths on Hampshire roads

Flytipping in Aldermoor Road, Southamptom

Fury after wave of flytipping continues in Hampshire

Secretary of state for communities and local government Eric Pickles.

Top government minister halts controversial plan for solar farm the size of 200 football pitches

Southampton ordered to deal with pollution problem immediately

Southampton ordered to deal with pollution problem immediately

Urgent action urged to cut air pollution in hot spots like Southampton

Urgent action urged to cut air pollution in hot spots like Southampton

Battle is on to preserve our historic heathlands

Battle is on to preserve our historic heathlands

Labour leader Ed Miliband

ELECTION 2015: Farm workers to benefit in Labour's 'rural manifesto'

Bus firm honours greenest drivers

Bus firm honours greenest drivers

A wind turbine.

No to wind turbine

Lee-on-the-Solent beach

Hundreds of people join Hampshire beach clean-up campaign

Soal farm plans scaled back

Solar farm plans scaled back

MARINE MEADOW: Delicate Eelgrass.

Wildlife expert claims we have a last chance for our marine sanctuaries

A previous protest at Southampton Civic Centre against the biomass plans

Campaigners urge youngsters to take up fight against air pollution in Southampton after biomass plans collapse

The 'smog' hits Southampton

More pollution warnings after smog hits Hampshire

Hampshire County Council leader Roy Perry

Plans for giant power plant at Hampshire beauty spot rejected

Hunt for source of pong goes on

Hunt for source of pong goes on

Billions of barrels of oil 'could be buried beneath the south'

UPDATE: Major oil supply could be buried beneath Hampshire

CREATING A BUZZ: The honey bee. Picture by Ben Rushbrook

Bees are vital to our very survival

Council leader told off for litter picking

Council leader told off for litter picking

Huge seven storey electricity plant planned for coastal site

Huge seven storey electricity plant planned for coastal site

Horse lovers angry over 'dangerous race track'

Horse lovers angry over 'dangerous race track'

One of the abandoned ponies

Appeal continues after ponies found abandoned in dreadful condition

A solar farm

Developers angry after plans for Hampshire solar farm stall

Fracking 'could come to Hampshire' warns campaigner

Fracking 'could come to Hampshire' warns campaigner

A diagram of what the scientists believed happened. Credit Victor Leshyk

Early dinosaurs wiped out by 'oceans getting toxic'

Global water shortages come into focus

Global water shortages come into focus

Biomass victory is just the start say Southampton activists

Biomass victory is just the start say Southampton activists

Southampton scientists investigate impact changes in Atlantic have on British weather

Southampton scientists investigate impact changes in Atlantic have on British weather

Some of the children who took part.

School with wind turbine winds energy award

Beaches littered with wet wipes flushed down toilet

Beaches littered with wet wipes flushed down toilet

Hampshire prepares for 'unmissable' eclipse this week

Hampshire prepares for 'unmissable' eclipse this week

Owner Gary Topp with brother Dale and Gonzo safely back in his cage

PICTURES: Daring rescue as parrot stranded 40ft up Southampton tree

Bull rampage injures Hampshire farmer

Bull shot dead after attack on Hampshire farmer

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