Guy Phillips

Govt seeks laser pen penalties

The Department for Transport (DfT) wants new powers to crack down on those caught shining laser pens to distract pilots, train drivers and motorists. Under DfT proposals, people convicted could face fines running into thousands of pounds, or even a jail sentence. The DfT move comes after a spate of incidents reported recently involving lasers…

Win tickets to see Led Zep movie at the Vue!

Celebration Day, the film of rock legend Led Zeppelin’s first live show in 27 years, is said to be the closest thing to actually seeing the band play live, and we’ve got three tickets for lucky Eastleigh News readers to attend the film’s launch at the Vue, in the Swan Centre, Eastleigh on October 17.…

Report: One in seven use community websites

Research published by communications regulator OFCOM into the size of the UK ‘hyperlocal’ sector reveals that around one in seven (14%) UK adults say they use local community websites at least monthly. OFCOM’s 2012 Communications Market Report says that local community websites are very important to those that use them, with 37% of users rating…