Hayling Island

Hayling Island

‘Absolute delight’ as Hayling College secures ‘good’ Ofsted grade

PUPILS and staff at a secondary school are celebrating after they were given a glowing review by Ofsted inspectors.


Hayling schools to join forces for family fun day

A FAMILY fun day will be taking place at Hayling College next month.

Real Life

Vandal smashes window of Hayling Island pub

POLICE are hunting for a yob who smashed a pub window.

SD Colonel Templer leaving Portsmouth after a refit.

NOSTALGIA: Was this vessel used for covert operations by the Royal Marines?

Does anyone remember this vessel?

In this rare photograph we see the new Langstone road bridge (top) under construction with the old wooden bridge alongside. It opened in 1956.

NOSTALGIA: Bus passengers too heavy to cross to Hayling so had to walk

In the aerial view of the entrance to Langstone Harbour we see the old wooden bridge that crossed from Langstone to Hayling Island and above it the new road bridge under construction.


Man steals cigarettes from shop

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man robbed a shop last week.


Yacht used for smuggle people into Hayling Island up for auction

A YACHT that was at the centre of a people smuggling court case will be going under the hammer at auction on Wednesday.


Investigation after nine beach huts broken into on Hayling Island

A NUMBER of beach huts were broken into overnight last week.

Danceer 'Wayne Sleep salutes the re-launch of the Hayling Ferry serivce in August 2016

Hayling Ferry boss says service ‘can get bigger and better’ with subsidy investment

O wners of the troubled Hayling Ferry insist it can ‘get bigger and better’ with investment – despite a recorded dip in its annual footfall.

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Therese Coffey MP gained a valuable insight into flood defence research on Hayling Island

Minister hears about Hayling Island coastline technology

PROTECTING coastlines using technology impressed environment minister Therese Coffey.

Police appeal for witnesses after jet ski worth £16,000 is stolen from Hayling Island garage

Police appeal for witnesses after jet ski worth £16,000 is stolen from Hayling Island garage

A JET ski valued at about £16,000 has been stolen from a garage on Hayling Island – and police are now appealing for witnesses.

Hayling Island
Dr Avi Agrawal is a consultant breast surgeon at QA Hospital which is currently accredited as one of only 12 National Oncoplastic Training Centres for breast burgery.  Picture: Habibur Rahman

QA Hospital is helping lead the way in treating breast cancer patients

Thousands of women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year, making it the most common cancer diagnosis in the UK.

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Sir Tom Jones will be performing a concert at Rowlands Castle later this year

Tom Jones to perform at Stansted Park this summer

MUSIC legend Sir Tom Jones will bring his 2018 tour to Rowlands Castle this summer.

Gigs and Music
Mark Dawson, manager of the Ship Inn at Langstone with the new biodegradable straws which are now going to be used at the pub instead of plastic straws     Picture: Ian Hargreaves  (181101-1)

Paper straws ‘go down a treat’ with customers

A PUB that has made the decision to move away from plastic straws says that companies should follow suit to help save our oceans.

Food and Drink
The Beachlands Car Park on Hayling Island

Council to consider introducing off-peak fees at popular Beachlands car parks

DRIVERS could soon face winter charges at eight popular seafront car parks.

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Chase and Status will be headlining this year's Isle of Wight Festival. Picture: Jim Fiscus

Isle of Wight Festival announce next bill of headliners

THE organisers behind the Isle of Wight Festival have announced more headline acts.


Learn about Hayling community speedwatch scheme

PEOPLE can learn about a community speedwatch scheme at a meeting.

The Hayling Ferry

Further setback for Hayling Ferry supporters after bus meeting

CREATING a community bus service could be the only way to link public transport with the Hayling Ferry.

Tournerbury Lane, Hayling Island. Credit: Google Street View

Elderly couple treated by paramedics after ‘severe’ bungalow blaze

AN ELDERLY couple was treated for smoke inhalation after a ‘severe’ fire broke out in a bungalow.


Thieves steal number plate

POLICE are hunting for thieves who ripped a number plate from a car.

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