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Gridlocked traffic causing misery for motorists

Daily Echo: One lane of the A338 Spur Road to be closed northbound on Tuesday

9:35am Thursday 23rd October 2014

MOTORISTS heading through the New Forest this morning are facing long delays after a crash on a major route.

Motorist trapped in van after crash

Daily Echo: Police Road Closed Sign

5:41pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

MOTORISTS are facing major rush hour delays after two city roads were closed.

Gas leak causes major delays in city centre

Daily Echo: Central Bridge in Southampton is set to shut for six months

2:44pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

MOTORISTS will face extra delays over the next few days as a city road has been shut due to a gas leak.

Three injured in crash on city bridge

Daily Echo:

10:38am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THREE people were injured in a car crash on a bridge this morning.

Drivers reminded to respect lollipop men and women

Daily Echo: Belinda Mott, with 10-year-old Jack Freeman

12:23pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

'STOP Means Stop' - that is the message being given to drivers as part of a campaign to encourage respect for school crossing patrols.

Police come up with imaginative new use for tax disc holder

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PC David Wise from Malvern Police Station with his Emergency Contact Disc designed to fit into the soon to be redundant car tax holder (11483610)

11:52am Monday 20th October 2014

POLICE have dreamt up a new use for the licence disc holders that every car carries on its windscreen - one which could save lives.

Bus services facing cuts across Hampshire - but threat to ferry lifted

Daily Echo: Image for Hythe Ferry

6:00am Monday 20th October 2014

A THREAT to a centuries old Hampshire ferry link has been lifted after county bosses stepped back from axing a vital subsidy.

Fork lift truck falls off lorry and blocks road after crash

Daily Echo:

11:00am Friday 17th October 2014

A forklift truck fell off the back of a lorry after it crashed into a railway bridge this morning.

'Not enough accidents' to clamp down on speeding drivers

Daily Echo: Over two thirds of drivers clocked speeding at hotspot

6:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

DOZENS of residents are demanding action to put the brakes on speeding drivers – but authorities say there have not been enough accidents.

Crash causing delays on motorway

Daily Echo: Traffic on the M27 motorway

9:58am Thursday 16th October 2014

A CAR and lorry were involved in a crash on a busy Hampshire motorway this morning.

Motorist trapped by six feet of water

Daily Echo: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

9:43am Wednesday 15th October 2014

A MOTORIST became trapped when in his vehicle was immersed in six feet of water.

Man trapped in car after motorway crash

Daily Echo: Police want to talk to the driver of a silver car who failed to stop after a crash

9:39am Tuesday 14th October 2014

A MAN is trapped in his car after a crash on a Hampshire motorway.

Residents demand immediate action over 'dangerous' junction

Daily Echo:

4:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

ACTION to tackle a notorious accident black spot in Hampshire can be revealed following yet another smash that saw a mother and her daughter end up in hospital.

Hampshire roads among the worst for accidents with deer

Daily Echo: Forest deer will avoid culls

2:32pm Monday 13th October 2014

Six Hampshire roads have today been named as being among the worst in the country for accidents involving deer.

Multi-vehicle pile up blocks motorway

Daily Echo:

1:29pm Saturday 11th October 2014

MOTORISTS are facing delays in Hampshire after a pile-up on one of the county's busiest motorways this afternoon.

Delays on major road

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7:36pm Friday 10th October 2014

MOTORISTS face delays on a major road tonight following a crash earlier this afternoon.

Tributes paid to woman killed in car crash

Daily Echo:

6:40pm Thursday 9th October 2014

A HAMPSHIRE family have tonight paid tribute to a woman killed in a car crash near Winchester.

Multi car crash in city road

Daily Echo:

6:18pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

MOTORISTS face delays after a four-car crash in a city road.

UPDATED: Woman killed in road crash

Daily Echo:

11:24am Tuesday 7th October 2014

A WOMAN has died after a crash on a major Hampshire road.

Woman rushed to hospital after bus crash

Daily Echo:

3:54pm Monday 6th October 2014

A WOMAN has been airlifted to hospital after a serious crash in Hampshire.

Look after your tyres - and they'll look after you

Daily Echo:

6:00am Saturday 4th October 2014

DON'T become a statistic - that is the message from the Highways Agency after it revealed more than 1,800 tyre-related incidents took place on motorways and major roads in the south last winter.

Motorist cut free after crash

Daily Echo:

4:34pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A MOTORIST has been cut from their vehicle after a crash on a main road.

Man arrested after lorry crash

Daily Echo:

10:13am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A MAN has been arrested after a lorry overturned and closed a Hampshire road  for 12 hours.

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.



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