Category: Boyatt Wood

Family pay tribute to Boyatt Wood man.

  The family of an Eastleigh man who died in a collision near Fishers Pond on Friday have released a tribute. Officers were called at 6.06am on Friday 16 November to Portsmouth Road, near the junction with Thompsons Lane which leads to Marwell Zoo. The collision involved an Orange Renault Megane and a black Alfa…

New owners for Camberley

A well-known family-owned wholesaler of motor parts with a branch in Chandlers Ford, Camberley Auto Factors, has been sold to a motor parts distributor based in the North of England. Backed by a private equity company, Andrew Page Ltd is busy expanding into a national chain and have now acquired Camberley Auto Factors business across the South of England. Following the…

Drains likely cause of mystery fumes

Fumes which led to a Boyatt Wood dental surgery being evacuated and a shopping centre car park being cordoned off last week  most likely came from drains – possibly from another premises – a spokesperson for the practice has said. Three members of staff were effected by the smell and Hampshire Fire and Rescue mobilised five fire…

First Wessex working with Eastleigh Police to tackle speeding.

First Wessex and police in Eastleigh are committed to making our roads safer by tacking speeding and anti-social use of vehicles. Last year Hampshire Constabulary launched Community Speedwatch in Eastleigh. Community Speedwatch cells are currently being set up across the area including; Fair Oak & Horton Heath, Chandlers Ford & Knightwood, Eastleigh Central and now…

105 year old robbed in Boyatt Wood

Blue Police Lamp

The two men arrived at the woman’s home in Arrow Close, Boyatt Wood, sometime between 2.45 and 5pm on Tuesday, November 29 posing as Water Company officials. The men were let in and while one of them distracted the woman in the kitchen, the other man was unsupervised and out of view. A short while…

Boyatt break-ins: further suspect sought

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary which happened in the Boyatt Wood area in April. The CCTV images show a man in the One Stop convenience store on Coxford Road, Southampton shortly before 8am on April 24, where he is believed to…

Burglary in Boyatt Wood

The Boyatt Wood Radio Burglars

Police are releasing two e-fit images of two men they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary at Boyatt Wood, Eastleigh in April. The incident happened on Saturday, April 16 sometime between 6.30pm and 9.20pm. A couple returned to their property in Crestwood View at around 9.20pm and disturbed two intruders in their…

Air Ambulance lands in Boyatt Wood

Residents around the Lawn Road green in Boyatt Wood had an early Sunday morning awakening as the Hampshire Air Ambulance helicopter landed on the recreation ground situated between St Catherine’s Road at around 9.15 am. It had been scrambled in response to what was clearly a serious incident at a private address in nearby Ruskin…

Local Children Remember the Fallen

Year four children from Shakespeare Junior School, Shakespeare Road, have concluded this term’s study of life on the Home Front in World War 2 by visiting Eastleigh War Memorial for their own remembrance ceremony. As part of their studies they were visited by a member of the British Legion who told them all about his…

Eastleigh Drain Men Scoop Lottery Million!!

A syndicate of 11 workers from BSS Drainage on Eastleigh’s Boyatt Wood Industrial Estate are celebrating after scooping a £954,934 Lotto jackpot on Saturday 26th June 2010. The syndicate, who range in age from 37 to 67, are all in a state of shock since their win, scooping exactly £86,812.18p each. One syndicate member, who…

Brrrr…it's a Winter Solst ICE!

It was a Winter Solstice to remember this afternoon as Eastleigh citizens who only a few weeks earlier had expressed their disappointment at the size of the ice rink supplied by the council for the annual ‘winter carnival’ were just as amazed to see the entire town centre transformed into a skating rink the size…