LATEST: Second lorry jackknifes in Harnham causing rush-hour chaos on Salisbury's roads

Salisbury Journal:

5:30pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A SECOND lorry has now jackknifed in Harnham, this time on the Netherhampton Road.

UPDATE: Misery for motorists as jackknifed lorry in Harnham causes travel chaos on city's roads

Salisbury Journal:

4:25pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A JACKKNIFED lorry has been heaping misery on motorists in Salisbury since 9.30am this morning.

Travel chaos as jackknifed lorry spills diesel onto road in Harnham

Salisbury Journal:

12:45pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A JACKNIFED lorry has spilled a large amount of diesel on Salisbury’s ring road, causing travel chaos this morning.

Disgust as vulnerable OAP's body lies undiscovered in squalid flat for a fortnight

Salisbury Journal:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

ELDERLY and vulnerable people in sheltered council housing say the discovery of a man’s body in their block after he lay dead for up to a fortnight makes them fear for their safety.

Wife of Radio 2 DJ reveals battle against breast cancer

Salisbury Journal:

9:10am Thursday 30th October 2014

TIGGY Walker knows first-hand what it’s like to have breast cancer and the need for the very best in care.

‘Police were there for dad’ say missing man’s grateful family

Salisbury Journal:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A WOMAN whose elderly father went missing last week has heaped praise on Wiltshire Police for its “reassuring, professional, personal, caring and thorough”

Fears of OAP who can’t find a home

Salisbury Journal:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A PENSIONER from Salisbury is facing the prospect of homelessness – or being sent miles away from her family by the council – after it failed to find her accommodation after her tenancy expired.

Sophie’s spooky halloween outfit to be made by Morrisons

Salisbury Journal:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A FIVE-year-old girl from Old Sarum has won a national competition by Morrisons to have the Halloween costume that she designed made into reality.

Cathedral Close experiment findings are revealed

Salisbury Journal:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

AN experimental system to test the effect on traffic levels and safety in Salisbury Cathedral Close has delivered some surprising results.

Fireworks hit heights

Salisbury Journal: Captain Jack Sparrow

11:35am Thursday 30th October 2014

THE annual Flameburst Firework display at Verwood went off with a bang.

Helping to fight Ebola in Sierra Leone

Salisbury Journal: KILLER:  An electron micrograph of the Ebola virus

11:58am Thursday 30th October 2014

THE Rotary Club of Ringwood is to raise funds to help fight the Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone.

Football club’s sign destroyed

Salisbury Journal:

11:51am Thursday 30th October 2014

VERWOOD Football Club has been hit by vandals again after the club’s sign at the entrance to the Potterne Park pitch was trashed.

Tributes paid to councillor

Salisbury Journal:

12:06pm Thursday 30th October 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a highly-respected councillor who campaigned for safer roads in Bransgore. Ann Hickman, a member of New Forest District Council and a former chairman of Bransgore Parish Council, died aged 54 after losing her battle with cancer.

Amnesty for illicit firearms

Salisbury Journal: Police are appealing for information after a teenager had his ear bitten off in an attack.

12:13pm Thursday 30th October 2014

DORSET Police are to hold an amnesty for unlicensed firearms on dates in November.

Strike action leads to fire safety urge

Salisbury Journal: Firefighters have asked the public to be on guard following a series of suspected arson incidents in Winsford.

11:29am Thursday 30th October 2014

COUNTY fire chief Darran Gunter has urged members of the public to take extra steps to reduce fire risks in the home, following confirmation firefighters will strike for four days from Halloween night.

Memorials set for restoration

Salisbury Journal:

12:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

LONG-forgotten gravestones and monuments in the New Forest are set to be given a new lease of life.

Cuts to fire service produce criticism

Salisbury Journal: Firefighters have asked the public to be on guard following a series of suspected arson incidents in Winsford.

12:11pm Thursday 30th October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS’ leaders claim a decision to merge the Dorset and Wilshire fire and rescue services is the result of continuing cuts which could cost lives.

Animals flock to service

Salisbury Journal:

12:04pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A FORDINGBRIDGE animal charity welcomed its congregation to a special church service at St John the Evangelist Church at Hinton Martell to celebrate the 60 years since the first animal blessing took place.

Blaze destroys family home

Salisbury Journal: Firefighters have asked the public to be on guard following a series of suspected arson incidents in Winsford.

12:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A FAMILY had a lucky escape after a fierce blaze destroyed a caravan and spread to their West Parley home.

Awareness of online crimes

Salisbury Journal:

11:19am Thursday 30th October 2014

GET Safe Online Week is being backed by police in Dorset in a bid to help residents protect themselves from online crime.

Young nature lovers learn about New Forest

Salisbury Journal:

11:17am Thursday 30th October 2014

NATURE lovers from Fordingbridge Junior School have been learning about the New Forest this half term.

Funding boost for lifesavers

Salisbury Journal:

11:16am Thursday 30th October 2014

VISITORS and staff at the Holmsley caravan site have donated £435 to village lifesavers Bransgore Community First Responders.

What a novel spoof!

Salisbury Journal:

11:14am Thursday 30th October 2014

A HILARIOUS spoof adapted from Terry Pratchett’s novel Maskerade is being performed by Ringwood Musical & Dramatic Society.

Campaign in place to give hens loving home

Salisbury Journal:

11:11am Thursday 30th October 2014

A RINGWOOD woman is appealing for animal lovers to rehome 9,000 hens before they get the chop.

Challenge to climate change

Salisbury Journal: A series of climate change events is to take place in the county next week.

11:32am Thursday 30th October 2014

A HUNGER for Justice weekend at St Mary’s Church, Fordingbridge was hailed a success, with calls for New Forest West MP Desmond Swayne to push for commitments to take action on climate change in the Tory party.

Harvest spread at school festival

Salisbury Journal:

11:27am Thursday 30th October 2014

A BOUNTY of the earth’s harvest goods was brought in to Verwood First School by its pupils on Wednesday, October 22.

Major recognition for Operation Nightingale

Salisbury Journal:

11:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

OPERATION Nightingale has won the MoD Sanctuary Award for Heritage for the “Exercise Tally Ho!” project. The award was presented last week at MoD Main Building, London, by Minister for Service Personnel and Veterans, Anna Soubry MP, and Richard McCarthy CE DIO.

Supersonic award for Pip

Salisbury Journal:

10:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

EARLIER this month Major Pip Lines, who serves with Tidworth-based 6 Battalion REME, was given an award for her work skills on the high-tech Bloodhound Supersonic Car (SSC) Project.

Twin town apple celebration

Salisbury Journal:

11:28am Thursday 30th October 2014

MEMBERS of the Fordingbridge Twinning Association visited Vimoutiers, its twin town, for the annual Foire de la Pomme – the apple fair.

Pub hosts Christmas event

Salisbury Journal: Santa Claus and the Magical Christmas Journey

11:25am Thursday 30th October 2014

SOME early Christmas fun will be on the agenda at The High Corner Inn, Linwood, on November 29.

Expect gunfire on Salisbury Plain in November

Salisbury Journal:

10:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

NOVEMBER will see a lot of activity across the whole of Salisbury Plain with artillery, mortar and heavy machine gun live firing taking place during the first and last weeks of the month.

Be respectful this Halloween

Salisbury Journal:

11:38am Thursday 30th October 2014

DORSET Police have issued a warning to have fun but respect others on Halloween tomorrow.

F1 legend appears at awards evening

Salisbury Journal: Murray Walker

11:30am Thursday 30th October 2014

VETERAN broadcaster and sports commentator Murray Walker made an awards ceremony at Allenbrook Nursing Home a night to remember.

Murderous play hits stage

Salisbury Journal:

11:16am Thursday 30th October 2014

THE Fordingbridge Players will put on the first show of Gold, Frankincense and Murder at The Burgate School theatre tonight.

Have your say on caring plans

Salisbury Journal: The New Forest Show

12:02pm Thursday 30th October 2014

NEW Forest organisations are asking people for their thoughts on caring for the New Forest.

Violent offender programme’s cash injection

Salisbury Journal:

11:55am Thursday 30th October 2014

A COMMUNITY programme helping violent criminals in Hampshire turn their lives around has been given a cash injection.

Be aware of hoax phone calls

Salisbury Journal: Dorset Police

11:52am Thursday 30th October 2014

DORSET Police are urging residents in East Dorset to be vigilant following a spate of hoax telephone calls.

Countryside Access Plan being reviewed

Salisbury Journal:

12:15pm Thursday 30th October 2014

HAMPSHIRE County Council is reviewing and updating its Countryside Access Plan. The CAP outlines how the county’s rights of way will be managed and improved in future.

Christmas wonder

Salisbury Journal: Wapping & St Katharine's Christmas Fair

12:12pm Thursday 30th October 2014

THE Furlong shopping centre in Ringwood will play host to a magical winter wonderland this Christmas.

Defibrillator put in place

Salisbury Journal:

12:09pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A LIFE-saving device has been installed outside the Co-Operative store in Bransgore.

Vehicles found to be speeding

Salisbury Journal: Police are appealing for information after a teenager had his ear bitten off in an attack.

11:20am Thursday 30th October 2014

COMMUNITY speed watch volunteers have been carrying out speed checks on Pinehurst Road in West Moors with the help of the police Safer Neighbourhood Team.

Flu vaccination reminder

Salisbury Journal: 'At risk' Bradford patients are urged to get flu jab

11:59am Thursday 30th October 2014

HAMPSHIRE County Council is encouraging residents most at risk of flu to get vaccinated.

Thrills and spills

Salisbury Journal:

11:56am Thursday 30th October 2014

A CONTEMPORARY circus from France will be performing in Cranborne on Sunday, November 23 at 7.30pm in the Cecil Memorial Hall.

£4m funding boost to help fire service

Salisbury Journal: Firefighters have asked the public to be on guard following a series of suspected arson incidents in Winsford.

11:53am Thursday 30th October 2014

HAMPSHIRE Fire and Rescue Service has been awarded £4million of central government cash to improve services.

‘Service failure’ hits school food

Salisbury Journal: PARENTAL PERMISSION OBTAINED. Generic picture of pupils enjoying school dinners at a Primary School in Cambridgeshire. (8863973)

11:37am Thursday 30th October 2014

“A SERVICE failure” left children in Dorset aged four to seven years old with late lunches, poor quality food or no meal at all. They are the findings of Dorset County Council’s audit and scrutiny committee who have examined the problems that have arisen since the caterer Chartwells was awarded a contract to produce free school meals in the county.

Ensemble performing at Remembrance service

Salisbury Journal:

11:19am Thursday 30th October 2014

A SPECIAL Remembrance service is being held at Poulner Baptist Chapel on Saturday, November 8 at 7.30pm.

Winter ball fundraiser

Salisbury Journal:

12:08pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A WINTER ball is being held in November to raise money for a little boy with a terminal wasting disease to swim with dolphins.

Training course for governors

Salisbury Journal:

11:22am Thursday 30th October 2014

MORE than 40 leaders of school governing bodies in Hampshire have completed The National College of Teaching and Leadership Development Programme for school governors.

Library to host coffee morning

Salisbury Journal:

11:22am Thursday 30th October 2014

VERWOOD Library will host a Christmas coffee morning on Thursday, December 18, from 10.15am to 12.30pm, attended by advisors from the Citizens Advice Bureau, Verwood Children’s Centre and Wayfinder – who will answer questions about family support services.

Be safe during winter months

Salisbury Journal:

11:20am Thursday 30th October 2014

CYCLISTS and walkers are being urged to wear bright clothing over the winter months.







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