7:10am Friday 7th May 2010
THE Daily Echo is providing the most comprehensive coverage possible for the General Election in Hampshire.
10:48am Wednesday 5th May 2010
CANDIDATES in Meon Valley are uniting in a campaign against a new supermarket.
3:55pm Friday 16th April 2010
THE prospective parliamentary candidates for Hampshire's newest constituency have been given the chance to debate with each other.
10:40am Tuesday 6th April 2010
THE date has been set for the UK to go to the polls after the Prime Minister called a general election.
This is a new constituency, an additional one for Hampshire, including the towns of Waterlooville and Horndean, covering commuter areas for Portsmouth.
It shows all the signs of becoming a marginal between the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats.
Experts have calculated that had it existed at the time of the 2005 general election, the Tories would have won it, by a majority of only 2,400 over the Liberal Democrats.
7:22am Friday 7th May 2010
Conservative George Hollingbery romped to victory in the new Meon Valley constituency.
See below for the profile of your parliamentary candidates.
George Hollingbery, Conservative, Meon Valley
Liz Leffman, Liberal Democrat, Meon Valley
Howard Linsley, Labour, Meon Valley
Kim Comotto, United Kingdom Independence Party, Meon Valley
Pat Harris, English Democrats, Meon Valley
Graeme Quar, Independent, Meon Valley
Sarah Coats, The Animal Protection Party, Meon Valley