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Man dies after police stop on M3

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September 11, 2017
Man dies after police stop on M3

A man has died on the M3 at Eastleigh after being pulled over by the Police. The incident happened at around 1 am yesterday morning (Sunday 10th September) after a blue BMW was pulled over by a Hampshire Constabulary police car onto the hard shoulder of the M3 Southbound. Police say that the driver...
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Local radio show celebrates 20 years

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February 6, 2017

For 20 years Julian Clegg’s breakfast show on BBC Radio Solent has been at the heart of the local community. Like most local morning shows there is the usual mix of local and international news along with the weather, sport and traffic updates but the USP of Julian Clegg show has always been the...
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Another woman assaulted in Eastleigh town centre

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July 11, 2016
Another woman assaulted in Eastleigh town centre

Police are again appealing for witnesses following an assualt in Eastleigh Town Centre on Saturday night, just yards away from the scene of another assault 10 days ago. In both cases the victim was female. The  latest incident happened at some time between 3am and 4am on Saturday (July 8) on Leigh Road recreation...
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Eastleigh votes to leave EU

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June 25, 2016
Eastleigh votes to leave EU

  The UK has voted to leave the EU and Like the majority of districts in Hampshire Eastleigh voted to leave on Thursday night. The final result was 39,902 to leave versus 36,172 to remain. In percentage terms Eastleigh’s result of 52.4% to leave and 47.5% to remain was quite close to the overall...
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Latest plans for 1,000s of new houses on show

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January 28, 2016
Latest plans for 1,000s of new houses on show

There are just three weeks left for Eastleigh residents to have their say on the latest version of the local plan which will determine the future of development in the borough, not just in terms of numbers and location of the new housing but also new roads, employment and community facilities from now until...
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Council promise “Christmassy” atmosphere for Eastleigh shoppers

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December 2, 2015
Council promise “Christmassy” atmosphere for Eastleigh shoppers

Eastleigh’s council bosses promise the run-up to Christmas will be easier in the Town Centre this year with late night shopping, some free or discounted parking, entertainment and a “Christmassy” atmosphere with a new seasonal market. Town centre retailers, the Business Improvement District (BID) and Eastleigh Borough Council are joining forces to ease the...
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Labour Launch General Election Campaign

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March 10, 2015

Eastleigh’s Labour Party officially launched their election campaign this weekend and a good number of local activists turned out to support candidate Mark Latham. Also helping out was Southampton Itchen MP John Denham, who will be retiring from Parliament on March 30. Labour’s Leigh Road office has had an election facelift with new display...
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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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Eastleigh’s luxury sports car celebrates 50 years

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June 28, 2014

Gordon-Keeble 50th Anniversary from Eastleigh News on Vimeo. A fleet of rare Gordon-Keeble Cars returned to their ‘birthplace’ to celebrate 50 years since production of the car started in 1964. Built at Southampton Airport, in the building also famous for the production of the early Spitfire aircraft, the cars were manufactured there until 1966....
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Army Cadet’s Gold Award

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May 15, 2014

An Army Cadet from Eastleigh has been presented with her Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award at St James Palace. Cadet Sergeant Major Groves is a cadet at the 11(Eastleigh) Platoon Detachment and has been a cadet for over 5 years. She has spent 12 months working towards her award, having completed both Bronze and...
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It’s House vs House

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April 25, 2014
It’s House vs House

The Lib Dem leader of Eastleigh Council is facing an electoral challenge from a Ukip candidate with the same surname it has emerged with the declaration of candidates for the local borough and parish elections.
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Ukip top General Election poll in Eastleigh

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April 20, 2014
Ukip top General Election poll in Eastleigh

  Ukip have topped an early poll on the outcome of the 2015 General Election published in the Mail on Sunday today. The poll conducted by Survation puts Ukip in the lead with 32% (+4), Conservatives 28% (+3), Lib Dems 27% (-5)  and Labour 12% (+2). This is the first time Ukip have ever...
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Free diabetes tests in town this week

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April 9, 2014
Free diabetes tests in town this week

The people of Eastleigh are invited to a Healthy Lifestyle Roadshow where they will find out if they are at risk of Type 2 diabetes and get valuable information about diet and physical activity. The roadshow, run by Diabetes UK in partnership with Bupa, will be visiting at the Corner of High Street and...
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Eastleigh folk queue for pizza

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October 26, 2013
Eastleigh folk queue for pizza

  Eastleigh residents were queuing in the street for free pizza today with the official opening of Papa John’s latest Pizza takeaway. At one point the line of eager customers stretched down High Street to the Daily Echo office. Deputy Mayor Tony Noyce assisted by his wife Janice and branch manager Serjhan Cinar cut...
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Huhne goes home

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May 15, 2013
Huhne goes home

Eastleigh’s former MP Chris Huhne has been released from prison after serving just eight weeks of an eight month sentence. Huhne, a former Secretary of State, will continue to serve his sentence under a ‘Home Detention Curfew” order though it would appear that home for Chris Huhne is in London – and not Eastleigh...
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