Hayling Island

Hayling Island

Children in Need: Mengham Infant School’s day takes the biscuit

Mengham Infant School took part in activities for Children in Need and with everyone dressed up excitement was high.


Children in Need: Pudsey Bear cycles around primary school

There were cheers all around at a primary school when the headteacher braved a bicycle made for two.


Island homes plan is ‘cookie cutter project’

PLANS to develop a vast area of farmland were met by firm opposition at a consultation forum.

Councillor Andy Lenaghan

Masked thieves use crowbar to loot Hayling store sparking crimewave fears

FEARS of a surge in crime have been raised after a store was ransacked by a gang of thieves.

Gill Elton of Hayling Island

Popular Christmas concert returns to Hayling Island

ROUSING tunes will be the order of the day as a popular charity concert makes its festive return.

A grey seal Picture: Tom Marshall

Solent seal population is on the up

The secrets of the Solent seal population have been revealed by a new aerial survey.

The Loose Cannon and Harlequinade by the Southsea Shakespeare Actors

REVIEW: The Loose Cannon, plus Harlequinade at The Station Theatre, Hayling Island

When a local theatre company reaches its 70th birthday, it’s reason to celebrate.

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Island is hit by car crime

A SPATE of car crimes has hit Hayling Island.


Appeal after man steals from Sainsbury’s on Hayling Island

POLICE are appealing for the public’s help to trace a theft at a Sainsbury’s store.

A shoplifter was spotted in Sainsbury's

Shoplifter throws food at staff before fleeing Sainsbury’s

A MAN tried to steal items from a branch of Sainsbury’s before throwing them at staff who confronted him.

Alan Mak with Colin Hill from The Hayling Ferry  
Picture: Habibur Rahman (171529-209)

Ferry service in double award win at Havant event

SMALL businesses had their moment in the limelight at an awards ceremony.

From left, Councillor Peter Edgar, cabinet member for education at Hampshire County Council, George Pickering, 16, Jack Beaton, 17, and Colin Rainford, headteacher of The Hayling College Picture: Tom Cotterill

Top politician praises Hayling lads for their stellar results

HAMPSHIRE’S education boss has praised the efforts of two teenagers who achieved top exam marks, hailing the boys ‘an inspiration to young people’.


Hayling Island mans win money from lottery draw

A MAN on Hayling Island won money in the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance lottery draw.


WATCH: Murder probe launched after man, 65, fatally injured at popular Hayling Island restaurant

A POPULAR Indian restaurant has become the centre of an investigation after a suspicious death.


Hayling Island murder: Urgent appeal to find customers who dined at murder probe restaurant

AN URGENT appeal has been launched to find people who dined at a restaurant at the centre of a murder investigation.

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Hayling Island murder: People tell of 'complete shock' after three men arrested

STUNNED people living near a restaurant at the centre of a murder investigation have spoken of their shock.
Gandhi Restaurant. Picture: Google Maps

Murder investigation launched after police called to Hayling Island restaurant

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after police were called to a restaurant on Hayling Island.

Langstone Road. Picture: Google Maps

Toddler and elderly woman involved in serious two-car-crash on Hayling Island access road

Three people were taken to hospital after a serious two-car crash on the access road onto Hayling Island this morning.

VITAL An artists impression of the new annexe at St Marys Church, Hayling Island

CHURCH COLUMN: Everyone has a gift to offer – especially at Hayling Island

The REV JENNY GAFFIN, vicar, St Peter’s, St Mary’s and St Andrew’s, Hayling Island on a transforming donation

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