Alresford woman whose babies drowned in bath sentenced for heroin offences

Romsey Advertiser:

8:00am Monday 28th July 2014

A WOMAN whose two children drowned in the bath in Alresford 15 years ago has been punished for being involved in the supply of heroin.

Winchester athletes aim to improve facilities


2:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

WINCHESTER and District Athletics Club has launched a fund-raising initiative to improve its facilities at Bar End.

Kings Worthy parish chiefs reveal results of housing consultation

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

8:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

THE result of public consultations for the preferred site for new homes in Kings Worthy and Headbourne Worthy has been announced.

Hampshire Police and Fire service to share headquarters

Romsey Advertiser: Mottisfont Court

11:19am Saturday 26th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE’S police and fire services are expected to save £600,000 each a year by sharing headquarters in the first deal of its type in the UK.

Woodland Trust seeks volunteer to inspire tree planting

Romsey Advertiser: Vandals target new Huncoat woodland

10:38am Saturday 26th July 2014

THE Woodland Trust is seeking volunteers to inspire people to create new native woods in Hampshire.

Rhea flightless bird spotted by Hampshire roadside

Romsey Advertiser: The rhea in John Cattanach's garden

9:43am Saturday 26th July 2014

A MOTORIST had a shock on a Hampshire lane when he spotted a rhea by the side of the road.

Fears of direct action against speeding motorbikes

Romsey Advertiser: Biker jailed for eight months after trying to dodge speeding ban

11:56am Friday 25th July 2014

VILLAGERS blighted by anti-social motorcycles may be driven to take direct action says a parish chief.

Lightning strike causes major disruption for South West Train passengers

Romsey Advertiser: Revised South West Trains timetable today and tomorrow

5:01pm Friday 25th July 2014

TRAIN passengers face major disruption travelling to and from London after lightning struck the tracks at Surbiton.

Stockbridge solar farm to be discussed at site

Romsey Advertiser: How the solar farms might take shape

3:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

A PROPOSED solar farm near Kings Somborne is to be discussed next week.

Winchester school children wave goodbye to pre-school

Romsey Advertiser:

2:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

THERE were tears of happiness as Winchester children said their final goodbyes ahead of starting school in September.

Winchester Post Office set for refurbishment

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

12:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

A WINCHESTER Post Office is set for refurbishment, and will open for 65 extra hours a week.

Bins unemptied for weeks

Romsey Advertiser:

11:49am Friday 25th July 2014

FOR at least two weeks this was the scene behind a row of businesses in Winchester City Centre.

Court date set for BoomTown drugs case

Romsey Advertiser: Ellie Rowe

10:50am Friday 25th July 2014

A man accused of supplying drugs to a teenager who died at a Winchester music festival will stand trial in September.

Alresford beer festival this Saturday

Romsey Advertiser: Mel Denton and Allan Edgerton enjoy a pint at the beer festival. Pictures: THOMAS KELSEY

4:58pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ALRESFORD Beer festival is this Saturday, from 1-11pm.

Winchester businessman urges city council for start-up grant

Romsey Advertiser:

1:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

“I DON’T need a business plan. I want to live to 100 and make a million pounds!”

Swanmore College student accepts place at leading youth brass band

Romsey Advertiser:

11:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

A SWANMORE College pupil has been accepted into the UK’s leading youth brass band.

TV chef celebrates his latest addition at new Winchester restaurant

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

TV chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has celebrated in Winchester the latest addition to his restaurant chain.

Sparsholt College celebrates Hampshire produce with food festival

Romsey Advertiser:

8:44am Thursday 24th July 2014

SOME of the county’s best chefs and food producers made their way to Sparsholt College this weekend.

Proposed Winchester housing development branded "preposterous"

Romsey Advertiser:

6:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

PLANS for a 500-home development near Winchester have been branded “preposterous” as concerns continue to rise.

Winchester's Florian dancers stage sell-out show

Romsey Advertiser:

4:30pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

WINCHESTER-based Florian School of Dance’s sell-out show And The Clock Struck XVII had a cast of more than 330 local children, aged five to 18 years.

School children take part in food event to bring extra footfall to Bishop's Waltham

Romsey Advertiser:

1:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

SCHOOL children in Bishop’s Waltham have been creating recipes as part of an event to increase footfall in the town.

Curdridge Country Show brings in the villagers despite the grim weather forecast

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THE weather forecast may have been grim, but that wasn’t enough to stop villagers, and a special guest, from enjoying their country show.

Winchester MP Steve Brine notches up four years at Westminster

Romsey Advertiser:

6:02pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

TIME was short and there was a babbling sea of French tourists blocking the Whitehall pavement.

Micheldever villagers celebrate annual summer fete

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

AFTER six months of careful preparation Micheldever villagers celebrated their summer fete on Saturday (July 19).

Winchester cubs and scouts create image of Alfred on High Street

Romsey Advertiser:

11:45am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

CUBS and Scouts from the 1st Winchester group put their creative talents to the test on Saturday, sculpting a two-dimensional image of King Alfred in the High Street.

Hampshire Saxon treasure on loan to Holland

Romsey Advertiser:

11:19am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

ONE of Hampshire’s most important Anglo-Saxon treasures has gone on display in the Netherlands.

Alresford residents "appalled" with town council over Local Plan proposals

Romsey Advertiser:

10:29am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

RESIDENTS of Alresford say they are “appalled” with their town council over the way it has handled proposals for nearly 400 new homes.

Winchester hybrid store to host fundraiser with Twyford charity

Romsey Advertiser:

5:41pm Monday 21st July 2014

A TWYFORD charity is teaming up with a Winchester pop-up shop to host a special event this weekend.

Cause of devastating fire deemed accidental

Romsey Advertiser:

12:50pm Monday 21st July 2014

HAMPSHIRE fire investigators have today said the cause of a devastating fire in a Meon Valley business park was accidental.

Thieves strike at house with door left open

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

12:23pm Monday 21st July 2014

POLICE are investigating after a mobile phone was stolen from a house in a village near Alresford.

Members of Bishop's Waltham Gardening Club gather for 58th year

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Monday 21st July 2014

THERE was no putting off green-fingered residents this weekend.

New book tells story of Sparsholt Roman mosaic

Romsey Advertiser:

12:02pm Monday 21st July 2014

A NEW book recounting the discovery of one of the finest mosaics in Hampshire has been published.

Stanmore residents set to enjoy new community arts project

Romsey Advertiser:

10:25am Monday 21st July 2014

WINCHESTER residents will soon take a trip down memory lane with a community arts project set to liven up a building site.

Road works could disrupt Winchester commuters for over five months

Romsey Advertiser:

2:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

WINCHESTER commuters are set to be disrupted for over five months on one of the busiest routes into the city.

Growing concern over trees in Winchester gardens

Romsey Advertiser: Horse Chestnut trees near Winchester. Echo

10:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

A REGISTER of trees in Winchester council tenants’ gardens is being drawn up following concerns about the number of mature trees.

Near-invisible safety lines outside Winchester school set to be repainted

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

NEW white lines are due to be painted outside Winnall Primary School in Winchester during the summer holidays.

Police call for witnesses for Curdridge crash

3:12pm Friday 18th July 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision near Curdridge.

Winchester soldier remembered on National Army Museum's remembrance site

Romsey Advertiser:

2:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

THE life of a Winchester soldier who fought during WW1 will be remembered on the National Army Musuem’s new commemorative website this week.

Police launch investigation following four Winchester burglaries

12:14pm Friday 18th July 2014

POLICE have launched an investigation following four burglaries in Winchester.

Organisers call for volunteers for this year's Hursley 10k

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

11:34am Friday 18th July 2014

ORGANISERS of this year’s annual Hursley 10k is calling for runners, volunteers, marshals and coordinators.

King Alfred buses to return in May 2015

Romsey Advertiser: The Friends of King Alfred buses brought some of the classic vehicles back to Winchester

11:33am Friday 18th July 2014

THE Winchester-based Friends of King Alfred Buses has announced a Running Gala to return in May 2015.

No action against man arrested for alleged rape in Winchester city centre

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

10:22am Friday 18th July 2014

A WINCHESTER man who was arrested on suspicion of rape has been released without charge.

Man jailed for 14 years for attacking Winchester taxi driver

Romsey Advertiser: Winchester Crown Court.

10:09am Friday 18th July 2014

A Winchester taxi driver was attacked by his own brother with a knife in an attempted murder.

Record sales for Winchester property website

Romsey Advertiser:

9:00am Friday 18th July 2014

A WINCHESTER internet entrepreneur, who started his business from scratch, is celebrating record sales – and hitting the £1m annual turnover mark.

Ash dieback disease finally reaches Hampshire

Romsey Advertiser: UNDER THREAT: An estimated 80 million ash trees are under threat from the ash dieback fungus

7:00am Friday 18th July 2014

THE first case of ash dieback disease has been found in Hampshire.

Winchester civic chiefs to look again at affordable housing at Silver Hill

Romsey Advertiser: The current plans for Silver Hill

5:51pm Thursday 17th July 2014

WINCHESTER civic chiefs will rethink allowing a developer to scrap proving 100 affordable homes in the £150 million Silver Hill scheme.

Plans unveiled for huge new housing estate on edge of Winchester

Romsey Advertiser:

1:44pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A DEVELOPER is drawing up plans for one of the biggest housing schemes in Winchester in decades.

Flooding closes Winchester BID offices and deli

Romsey Advertiser:

2:32pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A BURST water main has closed the offices of Winchester Business Improvement District.

Winchester City Council to cut number of councillors

Romsey Advertiser: Business Collective's annual conference to be held at Winchester Guildhall

5:35pm Thursday 17th July 2014

THE number of city councillors in Winchester must shrink, the Council heard.

Bid to probe scrap Hampshire's 12 councils defeated

Romsey Advertiser: Hampshire County Council leader Cllr Roy Perry

4:57pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A BID by UKIP to investigate the possibility of scrapping borough and district councils in Hampshire has today been stopped in its tracks.

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