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New Vets4Pets opens in Hedge End

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September 14, 2017
New Vets4Pets opens in Hedge End

Eastleigh pet owners now have a new veterinary surgery to take their furry friends to after vets Przemyslaw Jelonek and Andrew Thornton opened the doors to their brand new Vets4Pets practice located inside the new Pets at Home store at Hedge End Retail Park. Eastleigh Mayor Councillor Mo Sollitt, accompanied by Eastleigh MP Mims...
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Hedge End J7 to get £2.5m upgrade

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March 11, 2017
Hedge End J7 to get £2.5m upgrade

News that the government has pledged to improve the motorway junction at Hedge End has drawn a mixed reaction from Eastleigh’s politicians. While Eastleigh’s MP took to Twitter to hail the news, the Council Leader described the £2.5 million earmarked for a traffic light upgrade as a “token sum.” In a statement Mims Davies,...
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Police warn on bogus gardener in Hedge End

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June 22, 2016
Police warn on bogus gardener in Hedge End

Police are warning residents in Hedge End after an elderly man paid for gardening work that wasn’t carried out. At around 2pm on yesterday,(Tuesday June 21) a man knocked on the door of a house on Mallard Gardens and claimed to be from the council. The man said there’d been a complaint about an...
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Cyclist mugged in Hedge End

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February 9, 2016
Cyclist mugged in Hedge End

A man cycling home from work was set upon by a gang in Hedge End. Police are appealing for witnesses and have released CCTV images following the attempted robbery on Saturday night (February 5). The 18-year-old man was cycling along the motorway bridge on St John’s Road, at 10.15pm on when a gang of...
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Hedge End Gang Show to celebrate ‘Best of British’

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February 7, 2016
Hedge End Gang Show to celebrate ‘Best of British’

Hedge End gang show is back with big plans for their return to the scouting stage with their ‘Best of British’ production which will hit the stage in February 2016. The show has been providing creative activities for scouts in and around the Itchen district for over half a century having celebrated its 50th birthday...
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Ski mask ram raid on Hedge End bank

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November 20, 2015
Ski mask ram raid on Hedge End bank

Police are hunting ram-raiders who used a silver Ford car to smash their way into the Hedge End’s HSBC bank on Wednesday. At about 5pm two men wearing ski type masks and hi-vis vests entered the store and grabbed several cash boxes  cannot confirm the amount stolen at this time. Several staff were present...
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Tory top brass keep up pressure

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May 4, 2015
Tory top brass keep up pressure

The conservative campaign in Eastleigh is still drawing in the big guns. Former party leader William Hague has been canvassing in Hedge End followed the day after by the Defence Secretary Michael Fallon. In an interview at the Hedge End Conservative Club, William Hague told me these high profile visits were a measure of the...
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Foreign Secretary hits local campaign trail in Hedge End

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April 13, 2015
Foreign Secretary hits local campaign trail in Hedge End

Hedge End voters were surprised to see the Foreign Secretary Phil Hammond out and about canvassing in the town. The Conservative front bencher was campaigning in support of Jerry Hall who is the Conservaitve Candidate for St John’s Ward in the Borough Election and he was accompanied by Mims Davies who is hoping to...
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Hedge End Councillor resigns from Cabinet

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March 27, 2015
Hedge End Councillor resigns from Cabinet

Louise Bloom the Liberal Democrat Councillor for Hedge End Grange Park has resigned her Cabinet seat today. Bloom who held the portfolio for environment and sustainability has been absent from cabinet meetings since June following a highly publicised split from long term partner Eastleigh Liberal Democrat and Council Leader Keith House. But in a...
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Hedge End cemetery to unveil baby memorial

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March 17, 2015
Hedge End cemetery to unveil baby memorial

Hedge End Town Council is set to unveil a new memorial to stillborn babies who were interred in cemetery on unconsecrated ground with no memorial
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M27 closed till this evening following Eastleigh collision

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February 12, 2015
M27 closed till this evening following Eastleigh collision

Drivers using the M27 in Hampshire today are being advised to plan ahead, as repair work following a collision this morning means that delays to journeys are likely. Lane 3 will remain closed in both directions on the M27 between junction 5 (Eastleigh) and junction 7 (Hedge End) in Hampshire following a collision this...
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Police seek witness to Hedge End attack

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January 13, 2015
Police seek witness to Hedge End attack

Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to following an assault in Hedge End as they believe he may be have vital information. The incident occurred between 11.45pm and 11.55pm on Sunday, December 28 on Kings Copse Avenue. The victim, a 40-year-old man, was a passenger in...
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Further Lib Dem resignation at Hedge End Town Council

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January 7, 2015
Further Lib Dem resignation at Hedge End Town Council

There are now two vacant seats on Hedge End Town Council after Councillor Louise Bloom, the former partner of Council Leader Keith House, resigned her Grange Park West seat last night citing personal reasons. Although the Eastleigh Borough Council Cabinet member for the environment has surrendered her place on the town council , she...
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Hedge End sets 2015-16 budget

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January 6, 2015
Hedge End sets 2015-16 budget

Hedge End Town Council approved it’s  budget for 2015-16 this evening, with the good news that Council Taxpayers will see another 0% increase on the Parish component of their Council Tax bill. However the Finance & Admin meeting was far from uneventful, with some rare dissent within the ranks of the Lib Dems… Cllr...
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Christmas arrives in Hedge End…

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December 4, 2014

A large crowd gathered in Hedge End this evening, to see The Mayor of Eastleigh, Cllr Tony Noyce, and Hedge End’s Carnival Queen, Harri Killen, switch on Hedge End’s Christmas lights. The switch on ceremony itself was rather brief, with the crowd enjoying the traditional countdown before the ceremonial plunger was depressed, but was...
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