Category: Chandler’s Ford

An archive of posts featuring the Chandler’s Ford Parish

Help Chandlers Ford Bloom in 2012

Chandler’s Ford Parish Council is calling on all green fingered residents to help transform the parish into a floral feast for the eyes. The Council has announced it intends to enter Chandler’s Ford for “Britain in Bloom in 2012” The Parish Council is seeking identify all interested parties who would like to assist in the…

Police concerned for Chinese man

Mr Yi Yin Xue is missing

Police in Eastleigh are concerned for a missing Chinese man and have appealed for him to contact them. Yi Yin Xue, aged 31, went missing from his home above the New China Wok Chinese food take-away in the Central Precinct, Chandler’s Ford, on Sunday, November 20, sometime between 5 and 6pm, although the police were…

Robbers snatch bank cash

Detectives have sealed off two areas in Chandlers Ford following the theft of a cash box from a G4S security Guard a delivery to the HSBC bank at the Precinct. This is the same security company and bank branch which were targeted in the 2007 armed robbery which resulted in two of the robbers being…

Chandlers Ford businessman honoured by charity

Tim Bond

A Chandlers Ford businessman is to be honoured for his commitment to charity.   Tim Bond is the founder of ‘Upfront and Personnel’, world-leading construction staffing specialists based in Chandlers Ford Precinct.  Tim is also the regional representative and corporate fundraiser for The Encephalitis Society which raises awareness and funds to improve the quality of life…

Peter Green appoint new Manager

Mike Devey has been appointed Retail Manager of the recently refurbished Peter Green Furniture Store at School Lane. Mike will be focusing on developing the day to day running of the Store, maintaining and improving our already exemplary standard of customer service and staff training, which are cornerstone philosophies of our family owned business. Prior…

Thief uses PIN to withdraw £600

A member of staff at the Nuffield hospital in Chandlers Ford had £600 withdrawn from her bank account after her bank card was stolen and she divulged her PIN number to the thief. Two members of the office staff at the Winchester Road hospital had their purses taken from their handbags by a sneak thief…

Chandlers Ford OAP burgled

An 89 year-old Chandlers Ford  man has been burgled and robbed of cash and jewelry. At 11.30am on Monday, September 5, the pensioner was in his front garden in Wellbrook Close. When he returned to the house he found a young man inside. The intruder pushed the man out of the way and ran off. Three antique gold rings and…

BT in outage outrage

A Chandlers Ford resident has lodged a complaint with BT after the communications giant tried to land him with a £130 bill for a fault at THEIR exchange. Local snapper Tony Smith was one of a large number of Broadband customers in the Chandlers Ford area who lost access to their internet and telephone landlines…

Chandler’s Ford man goes missing

  Police are appealing for information after a Chandlers Ford man went missing from his home Carthage Close. Mr John Morgan, 53, was last seen at his home on July, 20. There was an unconfirmed sighting of Mr Morgan in Southampton Road, Eastleigh at 10.50am on Monday July, 25. There have been no further sightings…

Police in Eastleigh HQ sell off

Eastleigh Police station

Plans to move Hampshire Police HQ from Winchester to a trading estate in Chandlers Ford seem to have finally been ruled out as the police authority prepares to announce proposals which will see the earmarked Alpha Park site either wholly or partly sold off. Alpha Park was bought by the authority in July 2007 for…

Man dies following road accident

A man has died one month after sustaining serious head injuries in a road accident near Basingstoke hospital after being in collision with a car driven by a Chandlers Ford man. The accident took place outside the Basingstoke ambulance station on the A340 shortly before 9pm on Saturday April 9. A Cadillac car, driving in the direction…

Thieves target cancer charity

Heartless thieves have targeted a cancer charity shop in Chandlers Ford. Police are appealing for witnesses after the Marie Cure Cancer Care shop on the Mall was broken into. A paving slab was used to smash a door and gain entry sometime between 4.30pm on Tuesday, April 12 and 7.10am on Wednesday, April 13. Items…

Girl aged five seriously injured in Valley Park

A five year old girl has been left seriously injured following a collision with a single decker bus Chandlers Ford. The accident happened on Knightwood Road in Valley Park at approximately 5.30 this afternoon. Police are appealing for any witnesses to come foward. Anyone with information should ring 0845 045 45 45 or 101.

Borough Burglary Roundup

Despite the police’s  recent success in securing burglary convictions light fingered housebreakers continue to inflict misery on Eastleigh residents. A large LCD television and a laptop were among items stolen recently in burglaries across the Borough.  A house in Lakewood road Chandlers Ford was broken into between 11am and 3pm.Thursday November 4th.  Around £10,000 worth of value items…

Toynbee’s Climate Cops bid to shorten food miles

Students from Toynbee School, Eastleigh have been celebrating the news that they have been selected as finalists in npower’s Climate Cops SOS, an initiative designed to motivate the UK’s greenest teens into turning their passion for the environment into a positive campaign for the Toynbee and Eastleigh area. A team of ten 11 to 14-year-olds…