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Eastleigh College hosts regional heat of prestigious national culinary competition

Young chefs and front of house competitors across the south descended on Eastleigh College’s three professional kitchens and East Avenue restaurant to take part in the southern regional heat of the Major Series 2020. This prestigious national competition, which has been running for over 20 years, is organised by fine stocks and sauces specialist, Major…

Where to recycle your Christmas tree

Real Christmas Trees can be recycled at a number of collection point between 2-14 January at the following sites: Brambridge Garden Centre, Brambridge Lakeside Country Park, Eastleigh Haskins Garden Centre, West End Woodhouse Lane Car Park, Hedge End Mortimer Road Car Park, Botley Hound Parish Hall, Woolston Road, Netley Household Waste and Recycling Centre –…

Francis Benali receives MBE

Local footballing legend receives New Year Honour after raising over a million pounds for cancer research.  Local footballing legend Francis Benali has been awarded an MBE in the 2020 New Year Honours list. Benali, who spent most of his footballing career with the Saints, also made 22 appearances for Eastleigh FC between 2006 – 2007.…

Eastleigh goes to the polls

“Still too close to call here” say Lib Dems while pollsters puts Conservative in lead. Result in Winchester and Chandler’s Ford also predicted to be a tight contest between Conservatives and Lib Dems. Despite soggy and windy conditions in Eastleigh voting in the General Election is off to a busy start. According to opinion polling,…