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Eastleigh announce pre-season fixtures

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May 28, 2017
Eastleigh announce pre-season fixtures

Eastleigh  have announced their pre season programme which includes four prestigious fixtures against Football League opposition. Reporting back to training on Thursday 29th June, the first fixture that the side will play is in Saturday 8th July when Sky Bet League One side A F C Wimbledon visit The Silverlake Stadium for a 3pm...
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Eastleigh sign Hollands

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May 28, 2017
Eastleigh sign Hollands

Eastleigh have agreed to sign for former Portsmouth and A F C Bournemouth midfielder Danny Hollands, once his current contract with Crewe Alexandra expires. 31 year old Hollands joins Eastleigh from Crewe Alexandra, where he made 24 appearances with one goal, having signed for them from Portsmouth (83 apps/1gl). With his roots still down south Hollands...
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Students trade materials for medals in SkillBuild competition

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May 26, 2017
Students trade materials for medals in SkillBuild competition

Level 2 Bricklaying student, Zak Fullick, and Level 2 Bench Joinery student, Elliott Pace, recently competed in the regional SkillBuild competition to bring home silver and bronze medals! Zak, who is 24 and from Bishops Waltham, competed against other talent from across the region to complete a task to a high-standard, during a strict...
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Eastleigh paddling pool set to open

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May 26, 2017
Eastleigh paddling pool set to open

The outdoor paddling pool at Fleming Park, Eastleigh is scheduled to open for the summer on Saturday 27 May in time for the Whitsun Bank Holiday weekend following maintenance work. The facility is provided by the Council in partnership with Places for People (who manage Fleming Park Leisure Centre) and is popular with thousands...
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Local care home joins dementia campaign

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May 25, 2017
Local care home joins dementia campaign

The care home operator which runs Chandler’s Ford Care Home, has joined John’s Campaign, which is calling for the right of people with dementia to be supported by their family carers. John’s campaign works to enable more people to visit and help care for their relatives in medical and social care services at the...
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Report: Eastleigh General Election Hustings 2017

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May 25, 2017
Report: Eastleigh General Election Hustings 2017

Eastleigh’s Parliamentary hopefuls have taken part in an General Election hustings at Kings Community Church Hedge End where around 120 local people gathered to listen to the wannabe MPs answer selected pre-submitted questions in a two hour session chaired by Nigel Paterson. All five candidates took part and included Eastleigh’s most recent MP Mims Davies...
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Technology Centre complete at College

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May 24, 2017
Technology Centre complete at College

Eastleigh College is pleased to announce the completion of its striking new Advanced Technology Centre, after the last brick of the construction was laid at a recent celebration event. The building brings the Colleges’ three stage £12m major redevelopment project to a close, with stages one and two – the modernisation of the rear...
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The Sorting Office to Welcome Public

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May 24, 2017
The Sorting Office to Welcome Public

The Sorting Office designer-maker studios in Eastleigh will be opening its doors to the public on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th of June for its annual Summer Open Studios event. The weekend is a chance for visitors to browse the vibrant studio spaces and buy an exquisite array of wares, expertly hand-crafted by local...
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Youth Theatre seeking auditions

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May 23, 2017
Youth Theatre seeking auditions

Centrestage Productions Youth Theatre is  holding auditions open to anyone aged between 7-21 that  loves to sing, dance and act for their new music Seussical The Musical. This bright, colourful and all round fun project will be rehearsed and performed preliminary in just one week, if you think you could be up for the...
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The Berry Theatre set for ‘Our House’

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May 23, 2017
The Berry Theatre set for ‘Our House’

Our House from the  Performing Arts Company is set to play at Hedge End’s The Berry Theatre from 5th July to 8th July. From a vibrant young group aged 14 to 30 from Hedge End  a love story about Joe who on his 16th birthday has to choose the path of being a good citizen or...
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Eastleigh sign striker McCallum

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May 23, 2017
Eastleigh sign striker McCallum

Eastleigh made their first signing of the summer as  Leyton Orient striker Paul McCallum has been offered a two year deal with The Spitfires. McCallum will be out of contract when his deal expires next month and will be available to join Eastleigh when they return for pre season training 23 year old McCallum has...
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Step back in time for a Medieval Weekend

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May 22, 2017

Historical re-enactments, a medieval village featuring authentic cooking, combat demonstrations and travelling players performing a series of rambunctious plays will help bring the past to life in a FREE weekend of entertainment for all the family. Presented by the Road To Agincourt, a project supported by Eastleigh Borough Council, the Medieval Weekend will take...
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Solent Mind celebrates peer support work

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May 19, 2017
Solent Mind celebrates peer support work

Local charity Solent Mind has held an event to release new research findings about the difference community peer support can make for people with mental health problems. Peer support can include one-to-one mentoring, groups, online communities, social groups or self-help groups. Mind worked alongside St George’s, University of London, The McPin Foundation and the London...
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Spitfires call for ex players reunion

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May 18, 2017
Spitfires call for ex players reunion

With the release of ‘The Story So Far’ the history of Eastleigh Football Club and a players reunion all set for Sunday 28th May from 3pm at The Silverlake Stadium, several players of Swaythling, Swaythling Athletic and Eastleigh Football Club have been found in various corners of the world. There are still several more...
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Stoke Park pupils enjoy ‘Magical Woodland’

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May 18, 2017
Stoke Park pupils enjoy ‘Magical Woodland’

Children at Stoke Park Infant School in Eastleigh are enjoying the first phase of a new ‘Magical Woodland Theatre’, thanks to a donation from house builder Linden Homes. The donation of £500 was gifted to Stoke Park Infant Association, which has been fundraising for the project. The creation of the ‘Magical Woodland Theatre’ will...
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