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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.

Multi-car crash on motorway

Daily Echo:

3:36pm Friday 15th August 2014

EMERGENCY services are at the scene of a multi-car crash on a major city link.

£2m 'Boris bike' scheme could be scuppered by 'anti-cycling sentiment'

Daily Echo: Government cash boost for New Forest cycling

3:11pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A 'MAJOR anti-cycling sentiment' in the New Forest could scupper multi-million pound plans for a 'Boris-bike'-style hire system.

Motorway delays after lorry fire

Daily Echo: Traffic on the M27 motorway

7:39pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

MOTORISTS have been warned to expect delays on a busy Hampshire motorway after a major lorry fire.

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.

Wheelchair user refused bus travel

Daily Echo:

12:20pm Thursday 7th August 2014

A PENSIONER trying to visit his critically ill wife in hospital was left at a bus stop after he claims a driver refused to make room for his wheelchair.

Three car crash causes delays

Daily Echo: Is it time to cut the speed limit on the A31?

12:09pm Thursday 7th August 2014

THERE were delays on a major road this morning following a crash.

Driver relives 'horrendous moment' woman walked in front of train

Daily Echo: Less that half of travellers satisfied with South West Trains

4:00am Monday 4th August 2014

A DRIVER has relived the horrendous moment his train ploughed into a Hampshire woman on a railway track.

Cruise ship makes first-ever call to port

Daily Echo:

9:53am Monday 4th August 2014

ONE of Southampton’s finest cruise ships has made its first-ever call to a European port.

City road to be closed for works

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:43am Monday 4th August 2014

PART of South View Road in Shirley, Southampton, will be closed for engineering works.

Investigation launched after person hit by train

Daily Echo: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

11:47am Sunday 3rd August 2014

AN INVESTIGATION is underway after a person was hit by a train last night.

Airport sale could boost city business

Daily Echo:

6:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

BUSINESS leaders believe the sale of a Southampton Airport could bring economic benefits for Hampshire.

Bus revolt called off after new owners take over

Daily Echo: Two buses compete for passengers

4:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

A HAMPSHIRE bus company is back on the road two weeks after it went bust thanks to the completion of a takeover deal.

Council rips up more than £42,000 of parking fines

Daily Echo: Parking petmit sign

11:18am Saturday 2nd August 2014

MORE than £42,000 of parking fines handed out to foreign motorists in Southampton have been ripped up as the city council is unable to trace the drivers.

City streets to shut due to roadworks

Daily Echo:

11:13am Saturday 2nd August 2014

THREE streets in central Southampton will be shut for three nights due to road works.

Buyer comes forward to save bus company

Daily Echo: Black Velvet Bus

4:23pm Friday 1st August 2014

A NEW buyer has taken over a Hampshire bus company two weeks after it went bust.

City airport put up for sale

Daily Echo: Southampton Airport in centre of multi-million bid

11:21am Friday 1st August 2014

SOUTHAMPTON Airport has been put up for sale.

Motorists set for gas works delays

Daily Echo: Southern Daily Echo

10:11am Friday 1st August 2014

MOTORISTS travelling on a busy Southampton road could face disruption due to gas works.

Major rush hour delays after motorway crash

Daily Echo: Police Road Closed Sign

6:03pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

MOTORISTS face rush hour delays on a Hampshire motorway after a two-car collision.

Horse escapes harm after road crash

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11:01am Tuesday 29th July 2014

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

Cricket fans hit by road delays

Daily Echo:

12:07pm Sunday 27th July 2014

CRICKET fans are missing the start of the second Test match to be held in Hampshire because they are marooned in a massive traffic jam.

Summer getaway begins as travellers are warned about possible delays

Daily Echo: Warning of delays on motorway

9:13am Friday 25th July 2014

BRACE yourself – the great summer getaway is starting. That is the message from traffic experts as millions are expected to cram on to roads across the country as they head off on their holidays.

Driver killed in road smash

Daily Echo:

6:09pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE camper van driver was killed in a head-on smash with a tipper truck.

Town one of the most car dependent in the UK

Daily Echo: Slowly the lid is being lifted on air pollution

2:52pm Thursday 24th July 2014

RESIDENTS of a Hampshire town depend on cars more than any other town in the UK, new statistics have revealed.

Latest round of bus wars ends

Daily Echo:

5:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

THEY were over almost as suddenly as they began.

Roadworks to begin on major city route

Daily Echo: The Redbridge Flyover in Southampton

1:30pm Monday 21st July 2014

MOTORISTS can expect delays as major roadworks begin on two of Southampton's busiest flyovers tomorrow night.

Bus firm collapses leaving passengers with uncertain commute

Daily Echo: Black Velvet Bus

6:56am Thursday 17th July 2014

PASSENGERS were this morning facing an uncertain commute after a troubled bus company collapsed.

Park and ride 'would bring traffic chaos'

Daily Echo:

10:45am Thursday 17th July 2014

RESIDENTS are threatening to blockade a Hampshire road if plans to build a park and ride at the end of their street go ahead.

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.

Cyclist in hospital after lorry crash

Daily Echo: Police name biker killed in Oxenhope crash

9:37am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A CYCLIST has been taken to hospital following a collision with a lorry on a busy Hampshire road.

Campaign launched after seven bikers die in just 19 days

Daily Echo: SC/KIN/CHESS UPDATE: Investigation into fatal motorbike crash begins

6:00am Monday 14th July 2014

MOTORISTS and bikers are urged to look out for each other this month after seven motorcyclists died on Hampshire roads in the same period last year.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after crash

Daily Echo: An ambulance outside A&E at Southampton General Hospital

1:31pm Friday 11th July 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a biker was injured in a crash in Eastleigh this morning.

Major road shut after serious accident

Daily Echo:

9:50am Tuesday 8th July 2014

A MAJOR Southampton road was closed this morning following a multi-vehicle accident.

£360m boost for 5,000 new jobs, 17,000 extra homes and a new ferry terminal

Daily Echo:

4:20am Monday 7th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE is set to receive a massive £360m boost in a deal that aims to create thousands of jobs and new homes and revitalise the economy.

Your chance to grill bus bosses

Daily Echo: First Bus

2:14pm Monday 7th July 2014

BUS operator First will be giving passengers the chance to engage with the company's managers on social media this evening over service issues.



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