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VIDEO: Bus blocks level crossing as train approaches

Daily Echo:

4:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

THIS is the moment passengers look on in horror as a freight train closes in on their bus.

Overturned lorry shuts major road

Daily Echo:

9:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

AN OVERTURNED lorry has shut part of one of Hampshire's major roads.

Residents demand pedestrian crossing to improve road safety

Daily Echo:

2:59pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

RESIDENTS in Twyford are calling for a new pedestrian crossing amid claims the main road is too dangerous.

Infrared cameras to catch speeding motorists in the dark

Daily Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Hampshire police have revealed their latest weapon in the battle against drivers who flout the limit – infrared cameras that can photograph vehicles in the dark.

Crash on major city road causes delays

Daily Echo:

6:23pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

MOTORISTS heading in and out of Southampton tonight can expect delays after a car crash on one of the city's busiest roads.

Residents threaten to block road over school parking row

Daily Echo:

4:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

THEY fear it is a tragedy waiting to happen. So angry residents living in three Southampton streets are threatening to take matters into the own hands.

House fire shuts main road

Daily Echo:

5:11pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A fire at a house has closed a main road as firefighters tackle the blaze.

Four cyclists seriously injured in two separate collisions

Daily Echo:

10:49am Monday 29th September 2014

FOUR cyclists suffered serious injuries in two separate collisions in the New Forest.

£2m cycling plans for Forest revealed

Daily Echo: Police launch inquiries after sabotage at cycling event

4:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

CYCLISTS suffered a blow when plans for a Boris Bikes-style scheme in the New Forest were axed – despite having already secured Government funding.

UPDATE: Plans to allow city to control bus routes and fares

Daily Echo: Bus fares shake-up set to be rolled out in city

4:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

TRANSPORT chiefs in Southampton will be given London-style powers to set bus routes and fares, Labour will vow today.

Thousands out for close of boat show

Daily Echo:

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

THE 2014 PSP Southampton Boat Show came to a close amid fine weather and high spirits.

Cyclist rushed to hospital after crash

Daily Echo:

9:41am Friday 19th September 2014

A CYCLIST has been taken to hospital after a collision on a Hampshire road this morning.

Long delays after car overturns

Daily Echo:

4:52pm Friday 19th September 2014

AN elderly driver escaped with minor injuries after her car overturned in the New Forest.

Motorway delays after lorry breaks down

Daily Echo: Road traffic congestion

8:35am Friday 19th September 2014

MOTORISTS face delays on a motorway this morning due to a broken down lorry.

Boy, 9, in hospital after crash

Daily Echo: Police Road Closed Sign

7:50am Friday 19th September 2014

A NINE-year-old boy was rushed to hospital last night after colliding with a car while riding his bike.

City MP comes under fire over car comments

Daily Echo: Southampton Test MP Alan Whitehead

12:03pm Friday 19th September 2014

ONE of Hampshire’s top politicians has come under fire after writing an article contemplating a future shake-up of car ownership to cut congestion.

Flights to be scrapped at city airport

Daily Echo:

5:53pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A SELECTION of flights from Southampton Airport will be changed next month.

Protesters a step closer to stopping axe falling on bus passes

Daily Echo:

10:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

Disability campaigners are a step closer to overturning a controversial city council scheme to axe disabled bus passes.

Thunderstorm brings flash floods

Daily Echo:

11:01am Thursday 18th September 2014

HEAVY rain and thunderstorms are causing flashfloods across Hampshire.

Pair in hospital after pile-up on motorway

Daily Echo:

9:52am Thursday 18th September 2014

TWO motorists needed hospital treatment after a four car pile-up on a Hampshire motorway.

Woman airlifted to hospital and major delays after crash

Daily Echo: Police Road Closed Sign

8:07pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A WOMAN has been airlifted to hospital after a car accident that is causing chaos on a Hampshire road.

Airport celebrates another record breaking month

Daily Echo:

7:46am Monday 15th September 2014

SOUTHAMPTON Airport has soared to new heights after celebrating its second successive record-breaking month.

£9.2m - that's how much the council makes from parking

Daily Echo: Parking wardens to strike

12:20pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Southampton City Council has made £9.2m from parking charges in the past year – but now angry traders are urging them to rethink their controversial new night-time fees

Pensioner dies after being hit by bus

Daily Echo:

9:36am Friday 12th September 2014

A PENSIONER who was left fighting for his life after being hit by a bus in Hampshire has died.

Pedestrian fighting for life after bus crash

Daily Echo:

12:40pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A PEDESTRIAN is believed to be fighting for his life in hospital after being hit by a bus this morning.

A seatbelt 'will ruin my tan' and other excuses given by motorists

Daily Echo:

12:03pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE police have revealed some of the bizarre and downright ridiculous reasons given by motorists caught without their seatbelts on as they launch a crackdown on those who refuse to belt up.

Platform closed after gas leak at station

Daily Echo: Southampton Central Train Station, south entrance

11:35am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A PLATFORM of a major railway station was closed after a gas leak this morning.

Motorway chaos after car overturns

Daily Echo:

7:54am Monday 8th September 2014

DRIVERS are facing traffic chaos this morning after a vehicle overturned on Hampshire's busiest motorway.

Paramedics in hospital after 'emergency conditions' crash between ambulance and lorry

Daily Echo: The scene of the accident

3:47pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

A crash between a lorry and an ambulance has closed a road in New Milton.

County commuters set for new £210m trains boost

Daily Echo: South West Trains were among the services that were damaged

2:16pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

PLANS for £210m worth of new trains have moved forward which should improve journeys for tens of thousands of Hampshire commuters.

Victory for campaign as Government vows to tackle motorway noise

Daily Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

IT HAS taken more than a decade but finally thousands of people in Hampshire can look forward to an end of the noise nightmare that has plagued their lives.

Traffic chaos caused by lorry carrying classic train

Daily Echo:

4:53pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A broken down lorry carrying a historic steam train brought traffic chaos to a Hampshire market town today.

Man hit by bus in city street

Daily Echo: Twenty cars seized as police crack down on unisured drivers

3:04pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A MAN was hit by a bus in a busy Southampton street today.

Classic taxi set to fetch big price at auction

Daily Echo:

4:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A 90-year-old classic car bought for £835 is set to sell for up to £30,000 at auction.

Cycle hire scheme could be coming to Southampton

Daily Echo: The 'Boris Bike' hire scheme has come to parts of Wandsworth

12:37pm Friday 29th August 2014

IT is the pedal powered scheme that transformed the City of London’s transport system – and it could be coming to Southampton.

City bridge to stay shut for a further two-and-a-half months

Daily Echo:

5:00am Friday 29th August 2014

A MAJOR city bridge that was set to re-open in a few days will stay shut for another two-and-a-half months.

Level crossing failure causing delays

Daily Echo:

9:23am Friday 29th August 2014

TRAFFIC has been queuing through a Hampshire town for almost an hour after barriers at a level crossing became stuck.

Go Travel card roadshow

Daily Echo: Commuters will be able to use their Oyster card on the riverbus for the first time

12:43pm Friday 29th August 2014

HAMPSHIRE residents will be challenged to travel-based games as part of a roadshow to promote the introduction of a smart travel card.

VIDEO: Airport staff take on ice bucket challenge

Daily Echo:

11:04am Thursday 28th August 2014

SOUTHAMPTON Airport staff have become the latest victims of the charity ice bucket dumping craze sweeping the planet.

Taxi drivers urged to stay vigilant after two attacks in two days

Daily Echo: Some of the taxi drivers protesting outside Southampton Civic Centre

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

TAXI drivers in Hampshire have been urged to be vigilant after two drivers were allegedly attacked within 48 hours of each other.

Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run

Daily Echo:

1:41pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that left a pedestrian with serious leg injuries.

Two car motorway crash causing delays

Daily Echo: £7 million scheme to improve M27 and M3 revealed

11:54am Saturday 23rd August 2014

MOTORISTS are facing queues after a two-car crash on a busy Hampshire motorway.

Teenager killed in head-on crash

Daily Echo:

6:51am Friday 22nd August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE teenager has been killed in a head-on crash between a lorry and a car on a main road.

Major road reopens afer toddler airlifted to hospital

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8:04am Thursday 21st August 2014

A MAJOR Hampshire road has reopened following a serious crash that led to a two-year-old boy being airlifted to hospital.

Woman arrested after fatal collision

Daily Echo:

10:41am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE woman has been arrested after a fatal road collision.

Long delays following motorway crashes and fire

Daily Echo:

9:10am Wednesday 20th August 2014

MOTORISTS are facing long delays after a car flipped onto its roof on a Hampshire motorway this morning.

Campaigners praise new measures to cut death rate on notorious road

Daily Echo:

7:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

ROAD safety campaigners have praised plans to cut the death rate on a notorious Hampshire road by installing scores of new signs.

Plans for Hampshire 'Boris-bike' scheme could be abandoned

Daily Echo:

11:53am Saturday 16th August 2014

A MOVE to abandon £2m plans for a ‘Boris bike’- style scheme in the New Forest is ‘disappointing’, says the company set to run it.

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.

Bus staff dress down for charity

Daily Echo:

11:24am Saturday 16th August 2014

PASSENGERS helped a national children’s charity when staff at a Southampton coach station dressed down for the day.

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