Winchester school to launch Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance campaign

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Friday 31st October 2014

IT is the service that saves hundreds of lives each year, and now it wants to teach schoolchildren what to do in an emergency.

Historic Winchester church at risk of falling into disrepair

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Friday 31st October 2014

A HISTORIC Winchester church is at risk of falling into disrepair, according to a national register of threatened buildings.

'BBC on its last legs' - John Simpson tells Winchester audience

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9:14am Friday 31st October 2014

VETERAN BBC newsman John Simpson told a Winchester audience the corporation is on its last legs in the wake of funding cuts.

Council boss rejects River Park fraud claim

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7:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

WINCHESTER’S civic chief has rejected accusations that the public has been “defrauded” over the management of the River Park Leisure Centre.

Work starts on £250m military base in Worthy Down

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2:42pm Thursday 30th October 2014

HALF a century of Winchester’s military history ended in a crash of bricks and mortar today as work began on a state-of-the-art training complex.

Winchester police station faces closure

Romsey Advertiser: Winchester's police station, in North Walls

3:01pm Thursday 30th October 2014

Winchester police station could be axed as pressure on staff increases, a meeting heard.

Ropley vicars win libel damages

Romsey Advertiser:

3:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

MARRIED Hampshire vicars Royston Such and Tana Riviere who were falsely accused of being involved in a “love split scandal” have won undisclosed libel damages.

'Overnight success' Anna is having the last laugh

Romsey Advertiser:

1:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

TWO years ago Anna Morris got the shock of her life when she became an overnight comic sensation.

Young carers' meteoric rise reaches national award nomination

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

WHEN 18-year-old Daniel Langridge became a carer to look after his grandmother, he never thought it would become a career.

Art student kicks into gear with car sponsorship

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A WINCHESTER art student has joined forces with a French car maker for her first solo show.

All smiles for graduating social entrepreneurs

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

AS budding entrepreneurs clad in their finery gathered to collect their prize, proud family members and colleagues looked on.

Police sting sees nearly 200 Hampshire motorists ticketed for using mobile phones

Romsey Advertiser:

10:30am Wednesday 29th October 2014

NEARLY 200 drivers have been caught flouting the law as part of a police safety sting.

'Nightmare' parking could block ambulances for elderly residents

Romsey Advertiser:

3:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

CARELESS parking could stop ambulances reaching elderly residents on a city centre street, a relative warned.

Council made errors over elderly housing on car park

Romsey Advertiser:

2:45pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

WINCHESTER civic chiefs blundered over a proposed development for the elderly on a city car park.

Guest speaker of Winchester networking hub extolls Twitter's vitues

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

2:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

THE guest speaker of a Winchester networking event has been extolling the virtues of Twitter-use for business.

Winchester school's results boost after marking appeal

Romsey Advertiser:

1:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

A WINCHESTER school’s GCSE pass rate has increased by nearly one per cent after they appealed the results.

£1.8m countryside fund could create scores of rural jobs

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

ALMOST 80 jobs could be created in rural Hampshire if the Government grants £1.8 million in European cash for countryside economies.

Why are these dentists wearing blue lipstick?

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

DENTISTS at a Winchester practice have donned blue lipstick to raise awareness for mouth cancer.

Homelessness up 30 per cent in four years, says Winchester shelter

Romsey Advertiser:

9:00am Wednesday 29th October 2014

HOMELESSNESS across the UK has risen by nearly 30 per cent in four years, according to a Winchester shelter.

Alresford street could become 'no cold calling zone'

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

8:40am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A NEWLY-formed residents group in Alresford wants to make their street a ‘no cold calling zone’.

Sparsholt College hosts final open day for year 11s

Romsey Advertiser:

2:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

SPARSHOLT College is hosting its final open day this year for current year 11 students.

Chandler's Ford youngsters raise £7,500 for dogs charity

Romsey Advertiser:

2:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

PUPILS from Thornden School, Chandler’s Ford, have raised £7,500 for Canine Partners – a charity that trains dogs to help disabled people.

Pumpkin carving draws in over 1,000 people for Sutton Scotney harvest festival

Romsey Advertiser:

1:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

PUMPKIN carving was the name of the game as Riverford Park hosted its annual pumpkin day on Saturday.

Wartime pilot's battle for survival to be told in Stockbridge

Romsey Advertiser: Historians seek relatives of brave Second World War fighter pilot

1:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

A SPECIAL presentation of one man’s endless battle to survive is to be shown near Stockbridge.

Naked rambler loses European human rights appeal

Romsey Advertiser: The 'Naked Rambler' is sent to jail

12:47pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

The Eastleigh man known as the Naked Rambler has lost his case at the European Court of Human Rights where he claimed he had a right to be naked in public.

Medieval bones reburied in Winchester

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

MEDIEVAL bones have been reburied at a Winchester churchyard after they were exhumed nearly two years ago for research.

Winchester to become 'dementia friendly'

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Tuesday 28th October 2014

WINCHESTER is set to follow in the footsteps of other Hampshire towns to become a ‘dementia-friendly’ place.

Parking fees earn 20 per cent of council cash

Romsey Advertiser:

9:05am Tuesday 28th October 2014

CAR parking fees generate a fifth of Winchester City Council’s revenue, new figures reveal.

Calls for new powers to tackle stray horses crisis in Hampshire

Romsey Advertiser: Officers round up stray horses

8:19am Tuesday 28th October 2014

A PROPOSED new law offers hope of tackling a “crisis” of stray horses in Hampshire, an MP says.

1,000 Hampshire County Council jobs under threat

Romsey Advertiser: Cllr Roy Perry.

9:02am Monday 27th October 2014

ONE thousand county council jobs could be lost across Hampshire in a £100 million budget cut bombshell, it has been revealed.

VIDEO: 200 turn up for Winchester skate park official opening

Romsey Advertiser:

4:42pm Monday 27th October 2014

THERE were whoops and hoorays as Winchester’s skate park was officially opened this afternoon.

Ab Fab star helps Winchester group raise £3,400

Romsey Advertiser:

3:47pm Monday 27th October 2014

A GROUP that wants to raise £800,000 to restore part of Winchester Cathedral is celebrating following a visit from actress Joanna Lumley.

Hampshire Poppy Appeal launched at Alresford Watercress Line

Romsey Advertiser:

2:00pm Monday 27th October 2014

IT was full steam ahead at the launch of this year's Hampshire Poppy Appeal which saw servicemen and women gather at the Watercress Line.

Tough mudders scramble the South Downs

Romsey Advertiser:

1:00pm Monday 27th October 2014

AS they crawled through mud just a few inches from cutting barbed wire tough mudders panted their way through the Winchester course.

Engineer joins Winchester firm in its bid to reduce power station emissions

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

12:00pm Monday 27th October 2014

A WINCHESTER company which works to reduce power station emissions has appointed a new engineer.

Silver Hill campaigner's legal challenge to be reconsidered

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Monday 27th October 2014

A LEADING campaigner against a £165 million scheme to transform Winchester city centre has been given a second chance to challenge it in the courts.

Winchester chef takes second prize in Hampshire food celebration awards

Romsey Advertiser:

3:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A WINCHESTER chef has taken second prize in a county-wide awards to celebrate Hampshire produce.

Itchen Valley scheme re-introduced to help people in fuel poverty

Romsey Advertiser: RISING COSTS: The number of people in fuel poverty has soared in recent years

12:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A SCHEME that wants to help people in fuel poverty in the Itchen Valley is looking for donations ahead of this winter.

New crossing to be developed for "dangerous" Winchester village main road

Romsey Advertiser:

9:24am Saturday 25th October 2014

A NEW crossing is set to be developed on a major route near Winchester following a public consultation.

Ten things to do around Winchester this weekend - October 24-26

Romsey Advertiser:

10:45am Friday 24th October 2014

1. Soldiers' Journey: From home to war 1914-1918 – Friday

Payouts of £98,000 for Winchester district flood victims

Romsey Advertiser: Floods of February 2014 - Winchester

5:53pm Friday 24th October 2014

DOZENS of flood-hit Hampshire households have claimed grants from Winchester City Council.

Italian market heads for Alresford this Sunday

Romsey Advertiser: Alresford council hears of danger to traffic posed by overgrown shrubs

4:19pm Friday 24th October 2014

THE first Italian market is coming to Alresford this Sunday.

Exhumed historic bones to be reburied at Winchester church

Romsey Advertiser: St Bartholomew’s in Winchester

2:10pm Friday 24th October 2014

BONES exhumed from a Hampshire churchyard are to be reburied tomorrow.

Hampshire Fare confirms corporate partnership deal for 6th year running

Romsey Advertiser:

12:57pm Friday 24th October 2014

THE Southern Co-operative has renewed its corporate partnership with county food group Hampshire Fare.

New Chandler's Ford facility boosts Hampshire's manufacturing industry

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A NEW facility at Chandler’s Ford has been refurbished indicating a growth in Hampshire manufacturing.

North Winchester Community Forum to host its first public meeting

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

10:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A NEW residents group that wants to give people a voice will hold its first public meeting next month.

New junior block sees Winchester private school intake increase by 70 per cent

Romsey Advertiser:

9:04am Friday 24th October 2014

A NEW private junior school in Winchester will see a rise in its intake of pupils by as much as 70 per cent.

Jobs at risk as Homebase considers store closures

Romsey Advertiser: Jobs threat with home improvement store Homebase set to shut branch

5:25pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HUNDREDS of Hampshire jobs could be at risk after a major chain announced it was cutting a quarter of its stores.

Theatre Royal confirms job losses

Romsey Advertiser: STANDING TEST OF TIME: The Theatre Royal, Winchester.

4:50pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A WINCHESTER theatre has made redundancies in a bid to save money.

Eastleigh college holds week-long equality and diversity celebration

Romsey Advertiser:

3:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A CELEBRATION of equality and diversity saw more than 30 workshops in a week at an Eastleigh college.

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