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Police hunt Hedge End phone thieves

April 19, 2018
Police hunt Hedge End phone thieves

  Hampshire Police are appealing for help in identifying two ‘youths’ they wish to interview in connection with the theft of a smart phone from a Carphone Warehouse store. The police say they believe four youths were involved, three youths distracted staff at the store at the Hedge End Retail Park while a fourth took...
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‘Still a chance to change course’: SE Green MEP

March 28, 2018
‘Still a chance to change course’: SE Green MEP

The Green MEP for the South East region Keith Taylor has used the anniversary of the triggering Article 50 to pledge that the Green Party will ‘continue fighting for the people to have their say on the final deal’ and that there is “still a chance to change course.” There is still a year...
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Selwood brings Easter joy to children’s charity

March 28, 2018
Selwood brings Easter joy to children’s charity

  Selwood is helping to bring Easter joy to hundreds of young carers and vulnerable children after donating 200 chocolate eggs to charity. The leading pump and plant company, based in Chandler’s Ford, donated the Easter eggs to Honeypot Children’s Charity and the colourful gifts were personally delivered by Richard Brown, Managing Director –...
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Mum praises life saving Air Ambulance team

March 27, 2018
Mum praises life saving Air Ambulance team

The mother of an 11 year-old girl who was badly injured in a road accident has praised Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance as local law firm Irwin Mitchell donate £11,000 to keep the vital emergency service flying. Maisie Godden-Hall, who was involved in a serious road traffic incident shortly after celebrating her...
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Ukip councillor: ‘NHS Trust put lives at risk’

March 26, 2018
Ukip councillor: ‘NHS Trust put lives at risk’

  Today’s news that the Calmore-based Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust have been fined £2 million for failing two patients who died in its care has come as no surprise says former Ukip County Councillor Andy Moore. Last year Southern Health pleaded guilty to breaching health and safety laws due to a series of...
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Javid letter sparks local plan war of words

March 23, 2018
Javid letter sparks local plan war of words

The news that the Housing Minister Sajid Javid has written to Eastleigh Borough Council to warn them they were now expected to publish their draft local plan by September sparked a war of words between Eastleigh’s Conservative Mp and its Liberal Democrat Council Leader Keith House. Following the publication of the letter, the MP...
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Eastleigh given till September to publish Local Plan

March 23, 2018
Eastleigh given till September to publish Local Plan

The Housing Secretary Sajid Javid has today (March 23) written to Eastleigh Borough Council and 14 other Local Authorities in England, to inform them of decisions on intervention following their continued failure to produce a local plan, which are key to setting out how and where they expect to meet residents’ needs for new...
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Commissioner celebrates ‘Good’ rating for Hants Police

March 23, 2018
Commissioner celebrates ‘Good’ rating for Hants Police

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire has paid tribute to the officers and staff of Hampshire Constabulary after their performance was assessed as ‘Good’ in the latest report from Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS). In a statement Michael Lane said: “The members of Hampshire Constabulary turn up...
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Council buy land to develop at Horton Heath

March 23, 2018
Council buy land to develop at Horton Heath

  Eastleigh Borough Council has formed an ‘innovative’ partnership with builders Galliford Try in order to develop land between West End and Horton Heath the trade magazine Inside Housing has revealed. The greenfield site, recently purchased by the council is bordered by Allington Lane, Burnetts Lane and Chalcroft Industrial Estate and Eastleigh Borough Council...
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Community sports club wins ‘Clubmark’ award

March 22, 2018
Community sports club wins ‘Clubmark’ award

Eastleigh Multi Sports Club were awarded ‘Clubmark’ status on Friday 9 March, which was presented by Mims Davies MP. Clubmark is the universally recognised club accreditation scheme which requires clubs to demonstrate high levels of welfare, equity, coaching and management within a community sports club. Mims Davies MP presented the club with their certificate during the clubs Friday night...
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Eastleigh Council’s links to arms exports

March 22, 2018
Eastleigh Council’s links to arms exports

As a result of a recent £19 million acquisition, Eastleigh Borough Council is now leasing out factory premises to Chinese-owned aerospace defence company AIM Aviation. The premises at Bournemouth Airport is home to AIM Altitude who specialise in fitting out commercial aircraft cabin interiors but in addition to a leading-edge civilian business that boasts...
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Eastleigh jobless claimant count rises

March 21, 2018
Eastleigh jobless claimant count rises

The latest employment figures for Eastleigh released today (March 21) show the largest number of job seekers claiming benefits since March 2014 and the third consecutive monthly rise but Jobcentre spokesman says figures have been skewed as a result of Universal Benefit rollout and the figure is below national and regional averages. There were...
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Hendy Eastleigh 10k postponed due to snow

March 17, 2018
Hendy Eastleigh 10k postponed due to snow

The unseasonal wintry weather has resulted in the postponement of tomorrow’s (March 18) annual Eastleigh Hendy 10k road race with just 24 hours to go to the start-gun – a decision that race director Steve Collins described to Eastleigh News as “the most difficult I’ve had to take during my time with the race.”...
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Severe weather alert issued to drivers

March 16, 2018
Severe weather alert issued to drivers

  Drivers are being urged to be prepared before setting out on journeys after Highways England issued a severe weather alert for snow. With snow forecast throughout the weekend, gritting teams will be working around the clock to treat roads and keep traffic moving on motorways and major A roads. It is expected that...
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Eastleigh’s community groups commended

March 15, 2018
Eastleigh’s community groups commended

Three organisations from Eastleigh that work in the community on Law and Order related projects have been recognised at an awards ceremony in Winchester. The Blue Lamp Trust Eastleigh, Eastleigh Victim Support and the Hamble-based Hampshire Constabulary Volume Fraud Investigation Team were among 16 organisations from across the county to receive commendations from The...
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