Havant

Havant

Wrap up warm out there!

Britain will have a chilly weekend with widespread frost potentially causing dangerous driving conditions.

Portsmouth

Hospice gets thousands of pounds from Hampshire Freemasons

A HOSPICE which cares for children with life-limiting or life-threatening illnesses has received a donation of more than £7,000.

News
Linda Denham-Larholt outside court

Mother who sexually abused young son spared jail

A SON sexually abused by his own mother as a child has spoken out after she was spared jail, saying: ‘She’s dead to me.’

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The Bristol Perseus propeller on the beach at Eastney

Catch of the day – a Second World War bomber’s engine

Back in August 1971 a fisherman working in Langstone Harbour caught more than he bargained for.

Heritage
REVIEW: What Ivy Wanted, The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, Havant

REVIEW: What Ivy Wanted, The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, Havant

Penned by their own Jacquie Penrose, What Ivy Wanted was a Bench Theatre Fringe production at The Spring on a ‘one night only’ basis.

Theatre
Alan on a walk along the Hayling Billy path with staff from Hampshire County Council

ALAN MAK: Let our sporting success inspire you in 2017

I KNOW many residents were inspired by our sporting heroes of 2016 – from the England rugby team going unbeaten to Andy Murray becoming world number one, to our record haul of Olympic golds medals at Rio.

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The volunteer conservationists at Horndean Parish Council, from left, Calum Fenegan, Derek Barham, Megan Stott and Mark Inglesias, on Hazleton Common

Volunteers needed to help preserve the countryside

THERE is nothing quite like a walk in the countryside to relax body and soul.

East Hampshire
A3(M) near Havant

7.30am Travel Update

Here is this morning’s travel news.

Business
Workshops are aiming to reduce the number of injuries among over-65s this winter

Trusts call on people to follow tips and prevent falls

WITH A&E facing an increase in demand, people over 65 are being encouraged to take part in exercises to reduce their chances of having a fall.

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Licence reminder for area’s hotels

HOTELS across the area are urged to make sure they have their TV licence in check after new rules came into force.

Business

Residents alliance vow to continue fight against housing plan

CAMPAIGNERS have agreed to continue the fight against plans to build 11,300 homes in 20 years.

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WATCH: Drivers caught out by police using phones at the wheel

This video shows the moments police spotted and caught out motorists for putting peoples’ lives at risk.

Crime
A3(M) near Havant

5.30pm Travel Update

Here is this evening’s travel news.

Travel

Warning from Hampshire County Council on cold callers

RESIDENTS are being reminded to be alert for cold callers at their doors.

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Italk will continue helping people with mental health issues

Solent Mind and Southern Health win contract for mental health service

A SERVICE providing free mental health advice to thousands of people has won the contract to continue giving treatment and support.

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Bishop Christopher says service personnel should not be disadvantaged by the mobile nature of their role

RT REV CHRISTOPHER FOSTER, BISHOP OF PORTSMOUTH: The armed forces deserve our respect

WE’VE all heard about Help for Heroes and the Royal British Legion which exist to help service personnel.

Portsmouth

School meals to be increased in price in Hampshire County Council schools

THE county council is set to increase the price of school meals.

Education

Approval for school expansions means more pupil places

PROJECT proposals for expanding schools in Havant have been approved.

Havant
Lt Walling with his late wife Maureen at St Patrick's Church, Hayling Island, about 15 years ago

Tributes paid to hero sailor who died age 94

RELATIVES have paid tribute to the last known survivor of a ship involved in a daring Second World War mission to liberate Malta.

Havant
File photo of police carrying out a drink-drive campaign

More than 500 people arrested for drink or drug-driving in police campaign

MORE than 500 people were arrested for drink or drug-driving during a police campaign.

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