East Hampshire

East Hampshire

Get help with business rates

SOME businesses are unaware they are eligible for thousands of pounds worth of vital support with business rates, according to East Hampshire District Council.

Before culverts were installed the Lavant used to run through Havant town centre. Here is a 1914 view along West Street.

Rising of the winter streams which causes havoc in villages

Iknow for a fact that some Portsmouth people have no idea where Rowlands Castle is and even less where the hamlet of Finchdean sits on the border of Hampshire and West Sussex.

Michael Eisner

American billionaire bids to take over Pompey

American billionaire Michael Eisner has launched a bid to buy Pompey.

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The two women Hampshire police want to speak to after purse was stolen in Tesco in Petersfield

Hampshire police seek woman in her 80s after Tesco purse theft

A WOMAN thought to be in her 80s is being hunted by police after a purse was stolen in a supermarket.

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Hampshire parents warned of child sexual exploitation danger signs

PARENTS have been urged to look out for the warning signs of predatory adults sexually exploiting children as part of a national awareness drive.


Pilot projects for new mums to start in Bordon

A NEW scheme has been launched to give pregnant women more choice on antenatal care and childbirth.


Petersfield maternity unit has new telephone number

NUMBERS for a maternity unit are changing next week.


Med tech entrepreneurs pitch to raise vital funds

SIXTEEN entrepreneurs were given the platform to realise their ambitions by exhibiting and pitching for investment to develop their innovative ideas and push them out to a wider market.


Petersfield charity says social care budget is not enough

A CHARITY supporting people with learning disabilities has criticised the budget and is calling for a more long-term funding plan.

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Waterlooville woman in critical condition after crash

A 59-year-old woman from Waterlooville was in a critical condition today following a three-vehicle crash.


A272 closed after major accident

Emergency services are dealing with a major accident on the Hampshire-West Sussex border.

Elmleigh Hospital in Havant.

Health trust admits to ‘letting down’ woman who died in its care

HEALTH bosses have issued a grovelling apology after a woman with bipolar disorder died when she was left to sleep on a hospital floor.

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Gosport shop staff threatened by robber armed with a crowbar

Gosport shop staff threatened by robber armed with a crowbar

POLICE are hunting a robber who raided a betting shop using a claw hammer and crowbar last night.

Olly Murs will perform at this year's Victorious festival

Olly Murs and Rita Ora to perform at Victorious Festival 2017

Pop stars Olly Murs and Rita Ora will take the spotlight at this summer’s Victorious Festival.

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Update: Manager tells of her shock after a blaze rips through restaurant at marina near Emsworth

A MARINA manager has spoken of her shock after a blaze ripped through a restaurant at a marina.


Second consultation opens over electoral boundary reforms

A SECOND public consultation has opened over plans to redraw parliamentary constituency boundaries as part of electoral reforms.

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Warning as council tax conmen target Portsmouth residents

RESIDENTS are being warned not to be cheated out of their cash by scammers claiming they can save homeowners money on the council tax.

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Ferris Cowper (63) - Leader of East Hampshire District Council 

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East Hampshire to become ‘council tax free’ by 2022 vows leader

EAST Hampshire will become a ‘council tax free’ zone by 2022, says the leader of the district council.

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8am Travel Update

8am Travel Update

HERE is this morning’s travel news.

(l-r) Paul Godier, Clare Satchwell and Peter Chegwyn

Revealed: the councillors who failed to pay council tax

COUNCILLORS have racked up nearly £8,000 worth of unpaid council tax, The News can reveal.

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