Category: Bishopstoke

Brambridge murder suspect released

Police hunting for the killer of frail pensioner Georgina Edmonds, who was battered to death at her Brambridge home over two years ago, have released the suspect they arrested Wednesday morning. The 31 year old man had been arrested at his mother’s home in Hamilton Road, Bishopstoke at 5 am on June 30. At the…

Edmonds Arrest: update

A man has been arrested in Bishopstoke and a bedsit in Eastleigh searched by dectectives who are leading the hunt for the killer of Georgina Edmonds, a frail widow who was found battered to death at her Brambridge home two and a half years ago. Officers from ‘Operation Columbian’ swooped on the two addresses at…

Parish Council Election Round Up

In the elections on the 27th May for the new parish councils of Chandlers Ford and Allbrook – and for the Hiltingbury wards – both the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats took 11 seats each leaving the Conservatives with overall control of both Hiltingbury wards. Peter Luffman, the former Labour leader in the Borough council…

Bishy van break ins

Police warned tradesmen in Bishopstoke not to leave their tools in their van over night following a series of van break-ins resulting in the loss of valuable tools. Tools have been stolen from six parked vans since the start of the month. Crime Prevention Officer for Eastleigh, Barbara Clayton, said: “If possible van owners should…

Gatso ‘Terrorists’ target Eastleigh

It has been reported in the Daily Echo that a ‘Gatso’ style speed camera, worth £40,000 and sited on the B3037 Bishopstoke Rd was destroyed by an ‘explosion’ at about 2.30 am. It is unclear as to whether this was as a result of indivduals acting alone or as part of a wider campaign. This…