Travellers leave illegal campsite

Salisbury Journal:

11:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

TRAVELLERS who set up an illegal camp in Three Legged Cross recreation ground have moved on.

Man fined for firing air rifle

Salisbury Journal:

2:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A BICKTON man who fired a rifle beyond premises where it was allowed has been ordered to pay £607.

Boathouse at youth charity

Salisbury Journal:

2:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A BOATHOUSE has been built at youth charity Avon Tyrell.

Funds for breast care unit

Salisbury Journal:

1:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

BUSINESSES and community groups have been quick to support the appeal to raise £750,000 for a new breast care unit at Salisbury District Hospital.

Town council allocates grants to local organisations

Salisbury Journal:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

RINGWOOD Town Council has decided on grants to help local organisations.

Police office to remain closed

Salisbury Journal:

11:00am Friday 26th September 2014

VERWOOD police station’s front office will remain closed.

More drifts set to take place

Salisbury Journal:

10:00am Friday 26th September 2014

THE Verderers are urging visitors and residents of the New Forest to stay away from three planned drifts over the next two weeks.

Teen sailor collects special trophy

Salisbury Journal:

10:00am Friday 26th September 2014

A TEENAGE sailor from Fordingbridge who set sail at this year’s MDL Sail training Awards has been presented with his trophy at a special ceremony.

Supermarket due to open

Salisbury Journal:

11:54am Thursday 25th September 2014

MORRISONS will open its new supermarket in Verwood on Monday, October 6.

Council launches online service

Salisbury Journal:

12:15pm Thursday 25th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE County Council has launched an online service for parents, professionals and young people to find out about services and support for children and young people up to the age of 25, who have special educational needs or who are disabled (SEND).

Carnival atmosphere brings a buzz to Ringwood

Salisbury Journal:

12:22pm Thursday 25th September 2014

SPECTACULAR floats entertained a packed crowd in Ringwood on Saturday for the town’s popular carnival.

Village pond claims top award

Salisbury Journal:

11:53am Thursday 25th September 2014

ALDERHOLT’S village pond has been given an award in the 2014 Dorset Best Village Competition.

Verwood Pantomime Society line up special celebration peformance

Salisbury Journal:

11:51am Thursday 25th September 2014

Verwood Pantomime Society will be celebrating 30 years of treading the boards with the New Year’s performance of Aladdin.

Mace on the lookout for a loving new home

Salisbury Journal:

11:49am Thursday 25th September 2014

A DOG who is living at the Ashley Heath Animal Centre after he was kicked by its brutal owner so hard that he suffered internal bleeding, is looking for a new home.

Road Trip hits town

Salisbury Journal:

11:53am Thursday 25th September 2014

THE television spotlight shone on two antique shops in Ringwood on Tuesday as they played host to BBC2’s Celebrity Antiques Road Trip for Children in Need.

Richard all set to climb mountain

Salisbury Journal:

11:47am Thursday 25th September 2014

A PARAMEDIC from Bransgore who was seriously injured when the ambulance he was travelling in was involved in a collision, is climbing Kilimanjaro to raise money for the charity that saved him.

Rallying round for good cause

Salisbury Journal:

11:51am Thursday 25th September 2014

A BRITISH motorcycle champion from Damerham is taking on the Screwball Rally today in aid of Young Epilepsy, in memory of a Sheiling School pupil who died from a seizure this summer.

School marks 40 years

Salisbury Journal:

11:46am Thursday 25th September 2014

A SCHOOL with a different approach to learning has marked 40 years since it was first established in Ringwood.

Teenager takes trip of a lifetime

Salisbury Journal:

11:44am Thursday 25th September 2014

A TALENTED Ringwood teenager has just returned from Finland after winning the trip of a lifetime.

Colours bloom at flower show

Salisbury Journal:

11:42am Thursday 25th September 2014

A GLORIOUS display of flowers, vegetables and crafts graced Verwood Memorial Hall on Saturday, September 20.

Actor supports equine charity

Salisbury Journal:

11:55am Thursday 25th September 2014

ACTOR and equine enthusiast Martin Clunes visited the Fortune Centre of Riding Therapy in Bransgore to receive more than £850 for the charity.

Burgate School pays tribute to teenager found dead at monument

Salisbury Journal:

9:18am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A TEENAGE girl from Alderholt has been found dead at a beauty spot near Rockbourne.

Brave police dog starts retirement

Salisbury Journal:

11:13am Thursday 18th September 2014

HE has sniffed out criminals and followed up plenty of leads.

Chinese sky lanterns face council land ban

Salisbury Journal:

6:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THE use of Chinese-style paper sky lanterns could be banned on all Hampshire County Council-owned land in the future.

Campaigners' fear over new homes plan

Salisbury Journal:

12:47pm Thursday 18th September 2014

WORRIED campaigners say they fear plans for 175 new homes won’t be looked at by the Secretary of State before being built, leading to flooding and traffic congestion.

Call for unused footwear

Salisbury Journal:

12:43pm Thursday 18th September 2014

UNWANTED footwear is needed to help a Hampshire charity save lives.

Martin Music Festival hits the right notes

Salisbury Journal:

12:22pm Thursday 18th September 2014

TOE-TAPPING music lovers attended the Martin Music Festival on Saturday for 12 hours of back-to-back live performances.

Face paint fundraiser in aid of dog charity

Salisbury Journal:

12:17pm Thursday 18th September 2014

SPECSAVERS in Ringwood is getting into the carnival spirit and will be raising money for Happy Dogs Rescue on Saturday, September 20.

Green houses set to open their doors to the public

Salisbury Journal:

12:09pm Thursday 18th September 2014

GROUPS can attend an East Dorset Community Lunch at Potterne Park in Verwood on Tuesday, October 7 from 9.30am to 1.30pm.

Group to mark 75th anniversary of war

Salisbury Journal:

12:01pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THE Friends of the New Forest Airfields are set to mark the 75th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War this month.

Taking in the sights on twinning cycle ride

Salisbury Journal:

11:54am Thursday 18th September 2014

FORDINGBRIDGE Twinning Association member Peter Adams undertook the annual twinning cycle ride, organised by Michel Geslin, president of the Vimoutiers Twinning Committee.

Cyclist’s church fundraiser

Salisbury Journal:

11:51am Thursday 18th September 2014

A FAMILIAR face in the forest has raised funds for an African church from pedal power and the generosity of her supporters.

Artist claims top award

Salisbury Journal:

12:03pm Thursday 18th September 2014

RINGWOOD artist Lindsey Cole has been awarded Wildlife Artist of the Year 2014 by the Society of all Artists for ‘Camera Shy’.

New headteacher arrives

Salisbury Journal:

11:54am Thursday 18th September 2014

INDEPENDENT school Moyles Court is welcoming a new headteacher.

Midwife’s farewell

Salisbury Journal:

11:48am Thursday 18th September 2014

A NURSE who has cared for thousands of babies in the 40 years she has been working in Dorset has retired.

Teens’ skate ramp project

Salisbury Journal: Rodney Clarke will launch series of skateboarding masterclasses at Pioneer

12:02pm Thursday 18th September 2014

TEENAGE skaters and BMX cyclists in Ringwood are campaigning to replace “hazardous” skate ramps at their park.

Town gets ready for extravaganza

Salisbury Journal:

11:59am Thursday 18th September 2014

RINGWOOD is gearing up to host one of the biggest volunteer-run carnivals in the country on Saturday.

New defibrillator can be a lifesaver

Salisbury Journal:

11:58am Thursday 18th September 2014

THE first community-access defibrillator has been installed in Bransgore.

Consultation over sites for travellers

Salisbury Journal:

11:52am Thursday 18th September 2014

THREE Dorset councils were set to consult on proposed Gypsy and traveller sites on Monday, September 15.

Brass band seeks aid to cover costs

Salisbury Journal:

11:46am Thursday 18th September 2014

A SUCCESSFUL brass band is appealing for sponsors to help with the costs of attending several prestigious events.

Walk in aid of poorly animals

Salisbury Journal:

11:32am Thursday 18th September 2014

A POPULAR annual fundraiser for starving and poorly hounds takes place this weekend.

Food education programme

Salisbury Journal: Profits at Morrisons supermarket dived by more than half after the supermarket chain's sales were savaged in the industry's ongoing price war.

11:27am Thursday 18th September 2014

MORRISONS is launching the Academy of Food in Verwood, a free education programme designed to help children understand where good food comes from.

Business crime strategy help

Salisbury Journal: L-R: Police and Crime Commissioner Simon Hayes, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council leader Cllr Clive Sanders, Chief Constable Andy Marsh and Chief Inspector Simon Dodds

11:20am Thursday 18th September 2014

BUSINESSES in Hampshire are being asked for their input for a new business crime strategy.

A31 roadworks to be extended

Salisbury Journal: Traffic backs up on the Wessex Way at Springbourne after a crash northbound on the Spur Road between the Cooper Dean and Blackwater junctions. Picture: Richard Crease.

11:19am Thursday 18th September 2014

OVERNIGHT work on a notorious stretch on the A31 around Ringwood has been extended into this week due to delays.

School looking back over four decades

Salisbury Journal:

11:25am Thursday 18th September 2014

FORDINGBRIDGE Junior School is marking 40 years since it moved into its current building.

Councils claim planning grant

Salisbury Journal: Cllr Ian Monks

11:23am Thursday 18th September 2014

CHRISTCHURCH and East Dorset councils have been awarded a £160,000 grant towards a joint planning system.

Vicar’s war tribute

Salisbury Journal:

11:14am Thursday 18th September 2014

A FORDINGBRIDGE vicar is paying tribute to each man from the town who died in the First World War, on the 100th anniversary of their deaths.

Band’s stirring concert

Salisbury Journal:

11:36am Thursday 18th September 2014

FORDINGBRIDGE-based Hyde Band, right, will be joined by guest soprano soloist Elizabeth Ferrie for an evening of traditional proms music, flag waving and audience participation.

Council chairman launches prize draw

Salisbury Journal:

11:17am Thursday 18th September 2014

A PRIZE draw to win a silk artwork has been launched by Robin Cook, chairman of East Dorset District Council, to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society and The Friends of Victoria Hospital, Wimborne.

Show to go out on tour

Salisbury Journal: DRAMATIC NEWS: Forest Forge Theatre’s The Phoenix and the Carpet

11:34am Thursday 18th September 2014

THESPIANS from Forest Forge in Ringwood will be touring their new production from today (Thursday).

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