UPDATE: Specialist team called into deal with rooftop protest at Winchester Prison

Romsey Advertiser: Winchester Prison

6:04pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A PRISONER is staging a rooftop protest at Winchester Prison.

Rooftop protest at Winchester Prison

Romsey Advertiser: Fire crews tackle blaze at Winchester Prison

5:54pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

EMERGENCY services have this afternoon been called to an incident at Winchester Prison.

Six-figure legal bill for Silver Hill challenge

Romsey Advertiser:

4:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

TAX payers could be forced to foot a bill of nearly £100,000 if a Winchester councillor pursues legal action over the £150 million Silver Hill scheme.

Winchester student stuck in window thanks rescuers

Romsey Advertiser:

9:11am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WINCHESTER University student has said thank you to the Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service for rescuing him after he got stuck while trying to break into his own house.

School hair dispute ends in compromise

Romsey Advertiser:

3:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A COMPROMISE has been reached between a mother and school over the colour of her daughter’s hair.

Police appeal after car overturned on rural road in Micheldever

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

1:01pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a car overturned on a rural road in Micheldever.

Councillor criticises 'mad' approach to multi-million pound projects

Romsey Advertiser:

1:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE way Winchester civic chiefs are approaching three major multi-million pound schemes has been branded “madness” by a city councillor.

New cultural network targets business rates

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW culture networking group has been launched in a bid to boost business and artistic space in the city.

Winchester firm wins £5,000 national prize for fence protectors

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WINCHESTER engineering firm has won a £5,000 national prize for its metal bolsters which can protect wooden fences from extreme weather.

In pictures: Over 100 take part in Winchester Memory Walk

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

WINCHESTER residents donned their hiking boots last weekend to raise money for a dementia charity.

Winchester boy shortlisted for Young Chorister of the Year award

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WINCHESTER choir boy has been shortlisted to take part in this year’s BBC Radio 2 Young Chorister of the Year Award.

Fire not fore! on fairway near Winchester

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

8:44am Wednesday 17th September 2014

IT was a cry of fire! not fore! on the fairway at a Winchester golf club this morning.

King Alfred's high-flying bid to win best in show

Romsey Advertiser:

9:44am Tuesday 16th September 2014

HE defended the country against Viking conquests, but it seems nowadays King Alfred enjoys the quieter life with a spot of gardening.

Drop in recycling 'not good enough'

Romsey Advertiser:

6:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

RECYCLING is down but complaints are up at Winchester City Council.

Accidental death verdict recorded after former Winchester Prison governor breaks neck in fall

Romsey Advertiser:

4:16pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A FORMER governor of Winchester prison died after breaking his neck falling down the stairs at his home in the city, an inquest has heard.

Mayor of Winchester to host charity dance event

Romsey Advertiser:

3:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE Mayor of Winchester’s next charity event will have an international theme.

Hyde 900 members delve into National Archives at Kew

Romsey Advertiser:

12:42pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

MEMBERS of Hyde 900 examined historic documents about the history of Hyde Abbey.

Healthy lifestyle programme for families with young children to start in Eastleigh

Romsey Advertiser: The weight-loss wishes of slimmers in Bishop Auckland and Sedgefield have come true

12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A COURSE to help families makes healthy lifestyle choices will soon start in Eastleigh.

Winchester mobile phone store closes its doors following national administration

Romsey Advertiser:

12:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

A WINCHESTER mobile phone retailer has gone into administration.

South Wonston film club to show "The Promise"

Romsey Advertiser:

8:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

THIS month’s film at South Wonston Village Hall will be “A Promise”, a romantic drama set in Germany just before the Great War, starring Rebecca Hall and Alan Rickman.

Micheldever Primary School to hold harvest festival

Romsey Advertiser:

7:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

MICHELDEVER Church of England Primary School is to hold its harvest festival at the village’s St Mary’s Church this Friday at 2.15pm.

Sutton Scotney charity to hold AGM next month

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

5:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE Annual General Meeting of the Gratton Trust will be held at the Gratton Pavilion, in Sutton Scotney on Thursday, October 2 at 7.30pm.

Police appeal after garage door damaged in break-in

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for information following a break-in at a communal car park in Bishop’s Waltham.

Hundreds raise funds for Hampshire churches

Romsey Advertiser:

9:00am Monday 15th September 2014

NOTHING could stop walkers and cyclists on their mission to raise money for Hampshire churches.

Free WiFi goes live on board busiest South West Trains routes

Romsey Advertiser:

4:00am Monday 15th September 2014

COMMUTERS can now access the internet on board some of the county’s busiest rail routes.

Hampshire Field Club and Archaeology Society announces new season

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

4:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

A CLUB dedicated to exploring Hampshire’s medieval history through landscape and archaeology has announced its new season of lectures and conferences.

New £270,000 skate park opens in Winchester

Romsey Advertiser:

12:30pm Sunday 14th September 2014

THERE were kick-flip’s and Ollie’s galore yesterday as Winchester welcomed its new skatepark.

Alresford residents group awarded £1,000 funding

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

10:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

A NEWLY formed residents group in Alresford has won £1,000 funding.

Police appeal after 40 inch TV and watch stolen in Winchester burglary

Romsey Advertiser: Three arrested on suspicion of burglary

4:30pm Saturday 13th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a break-in at a house in Winchester.

Former students organise celebration of medieval historian's work

Romsey Advertiser:

3:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

THE work of a medieval historian at the University of Winchester is to be celebrated at a conference organised by her former students.

Footpath resurfacing in Sparsholt postponed

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

1:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

RESURFACING plans for a busy footpath in Sparsholt have been postponed.

Long-term lorry parking a problem in Littleton, councillors say

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PARISH councillors have reported issues with heavy goods vehicle's parking in Littleton.

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Army Cadets announce new leader

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE and Isle of Wight Army Cadets have announced their new leader.

Hampshire among top 10 retirement destinations

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE is one of the top 10 places to retire to, according to a new survey.

Bells danger hampers probe in to church fire

Romsey Advertiser:

9:20am Saturday 13th September 2014

PRECARIOUSLY hanging bells are making it too dangerous for fire investigators to complete their probe into what caused a fire that gutted an 800 year-old church.

Ten things to do around Winchester this weekend

Romsey Advertiser:

10:56am Friday 12th September 2014

1. Winchester Poetry Festival - all weekend

A hundred people evacuated in fire alert at Winchester Cathedral

Romsey Advertiser:

5:23pm Friday 12th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS tackled a potentially devastating fire alert at Winchester Cathedral.

Fire alert at Winchester Cathedral

Romsey Advertiser:

3:38pm Friday 12th September 2014

FIRE crews were called to Winchester Cathedral today after smoke was smelt inside the medieval church.

Revamped skate park in Winchester opens to public tomorrow

Romsey Advertiser:

3:08pm Friday 12th September 2014

THE revamped £270,000 skatepark in Winchester will open to the public tomorrow afternoon.

New Hampshire hospital vital for health trust

Romsey Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

7:00am Friday 12th September 2014

PLANS for a new critical treatment hospital are vital to keep a Hampshire NHS trust afloat financially.

Academic to be honoured by former students at medieval history conference

Romsey Advertiser:

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

THE work of a medieval historian at Winchester University is to be celebrated at a conference organised by her former students.

Dementia carers' coffee mornings re-launched

Romsey Advertiser:

12:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

WINCHESTER Rotary has re-launched its monthly coffee mornings allowing dementia patients and carers to take a break from home struggles and chat with friends.

Theatre Royal launches centenary Christmas panto

Romsey Advertiser:

11:00am Friday 12th September 2014

OH YES, it is that time of year again!

Teenager wins college prize for stunning space photos

Romsey Advertiser:

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

A TEENAGER from a Winchester college has won an award for his stunning pictures of the earth’s stratosphere and the city from 100,000 feet after he sent a weather balloon to the edge of space for an extra-curricular project.

Medics 'may have missed' neck break

Romsey Advertiser: Central Hampshire Coroner: Grahame Short

8:00am Friday 12th September 2014

EMERGENCY staff at Winchester’s Royal Hampshire County hospital probably missed the fact that a retired gardener had broken his neck, an inquest has concluded.

Public show of plans for Chesil Street car park

Romsey Advertiser: Chesil Street carpark

9:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

PLANS to build housing for the elderly on a Winchester city centre car park will be presented next week.

Ex-soldier to play 'murderball' for his country

Romsey Advertiser:

6:50pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A FORMER Winchester soldier has been chosen to represent Great Britain in the first international games for wounded servicemen and women.

Dumping of horses a growing problem, report says

Romsey Advertiser: Equestrian, Fly-grazing action plea to England

4:37pm Thursday 11th September 2014

THOUSANDS of abandoned horses are causing misery for animals and landowners across Britain and Hampshire, according to a new report.

New breweries praised in national beer guide

12:36pm Thursday 11th September 2014

TWO Winchester breweries have been listed among Britain’s best in a guide to the nation’s beer culture.

Kings Worthy woman hosts race night in Itchen Abbas ahead of Mount Kilimanjaro climb

Romsey Advertiser: IN ACTION: The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance.

11:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

BUCKLE up – it’s race night soon in Itchen Abbas!

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