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Hampshire rail passengers urged to plan journeys as Storm Doris hits

RAIL passengers are advised to check before travelling tomorrow as gale force winds prompt Network Rail to impose speed restrictions across the train network.

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LISTED: Five hilarious animal rescues from Hampshire’s roads

Our emergency services have seen it all when it comes to rescuing our animal friends from Hampshire’s roads.

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Southern Rail services disrupted by RMT industrial action

Southern staff have begun their latest walkout in a dispute over driver-only operation on trains today.

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PICTURES: Two lanes closed on M27 after swan causes traffic chaos

Two lanes were closed on the M27 this morning - after a swan ‘crash landed’ on the motorway.

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THIS WEEK IN 1985: A27 route decision to be taken in spring

A final Whitehall decision on a new £30m route for the Chichester-Havant section of the A27 was to be taken in the spring.

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Congestion in Portsmouth is a problem

LISTED: The 25 biggest traffic delay hotspots in the Portsmouth area

MILLIONS of pounds are being wasted by fuel-guzzling vehicles left trapped on the area’s gridlocked network of roads.

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THIS WEEK IN 1985: ‘No hope’ for pilot who ditched over Channel

A Royal Navy search and rescue helicopter from Lee-on-the-Solent carried out an extensive but futile search for a pilot who ditched in the freezing waters of the Channel.

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LISTED: Roadworks planned across the south this week

LISTED: Roadworks planned across the south this week

Highways England says the following roadworks are planned across the south this week.

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Michael Brook and his wife Daphne at their Hayling Island home.

Airman pulled lifeless body of six-year-old girl from the sea at Emsworth

Some weeks ago I wrote about a railway signalman who saved the lives of three children outside Portsmouth and Southsea station.

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Drivers urged to avoid Portsmouth city centre today

Motorists are being warned of possible hold-ups in Portsmouth city centre today.

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A South West train leaves Havant station

‘Driver’s eye view’ of train trip is revealed

TRAINSPOTTERS will be in for a treat after a new DVD was released, revealing a ‘driver’s eye view’ of a railway trip from Portsmouth Harbour to London.

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Drivers urged to avoid Portsmouth city centre tomorrow

Motorists are being warned of possible hold-ups in Portsmouth city centre tomorrow.

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SOUTHERN Railway drivers have rejected a deal aimed at resolving a long-running row over driver-only trains.

Union members reject Southern Railway deal

SOUTHERN Railway drivers have rejected a deal aimed at resolving a long-running row over driver-only trains.

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WATCH: Virtual reality simulation shows the new Waterloo Station

Passengers are being given an early glimpse of how the multi-million pound re-development of the former International Terminal at Waterloo will eventually look, by using virtual reality headsets

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Picture: Hants Roads Policing via Twitter

Driver escapes as vehicle overturns on A3

A driver had a lucky escape today when a vehicle overturned on the A3 near Petersfield.

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REVEALED: Portsmouth bus route faces axe in bid to save council £56,000 a year

CUTS could be made to a key bus route operating across Portsmouth in an effort to save the council tens of thousands of pounds.

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The beauty of Woolacombe Bay.

Travel review: The UK’s best holiday parks on the UK’s best beach!

I always quietly celebrate the first day of a holiday. For me, it’s a boundless blank canvas, alive with promise, anticipation and great expectations.

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An artist's impression of Welborne

New study to look at potential railway station for Welborne

PLANS for a new railway station near Fareham are being developed, The News can reveal.

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Delays after two separate road accidents near Fareham

Two roads are blocked this morning after two different road traffic incidents near Fareham.

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Talks to be held between union RMT and Southern Rail to end the long-running dispute

Talks between union and Southern Rail aimed to end dispute

TALKS to tackle a long-running dispute at Southern Rail over the role of guards are to be held today.

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