Tag: Archers Road

Yobs hold broken bottle to man’s throat

  A group of lager louts  hanging around the Archers Road/Beaulieu Road footbridge threatened a local man with a broken bottle and attempted to rob him on  Saturday evening 8 December 2012. The incident happened between 8 and 9 pm when four males surrounded the forty year-old man as he approached the footbridge from Beaulieu…

Archers Road footbridge closed for repairs

The railway footbridge which connects Archers Road in Newtown to Beaulieu Road, Boyatt Wood is temporarily closed while Hampshire County Council carry out renovation works including the application of anti skid surfaces to the footbridge. An alternative route is signposted for pedestrians which utilises the Twyford road bridge: Footpath to The Quadrangle, The Quadrangle, Arthur…

Petrol bomb thrown in Eastleigh

A petrol bomb was hurled at  a property  in Newtown over the weekend but failed to ignite. Police Officers were called to the property in Archers Rd at 11.52pm  Sunday after a report that a bottle containing a flammable liquid had been thrown at a communal door at a small block of flats. The object was…

Ghastly Poles Bring Down Neighbourhood

Over a year after the council publicly declared they were going to remove eyesore parking signposts from the streets of Newtown – exasperated residents are still waiting for something to happen. On the 27th September 2009 local resident J Meuhlnickel complained on the ‘Fix my street’ website about the state of a parking signpost in…

Even more van break ins

More power tools worth hundreds of pounds have been taken in anther spate of overnight van – break ins in Eastleigh. This time three vehicles  in  two days were hit in central Eastleigh . Thieves struck in Newtown  stealing equipment from vehicles parked in Archers Road and The Crescent a van in Goldsmith Road was also…