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Cautions handed out following targeted police patrol

A group of men were given cautions for possessing cannabis during a 'targeted police patrol' in Ludgershall late last week. The police officers carried out the patrol in the town on Friday evening to tackle...

Victim, 50, robbed in late-night attack in Andover

POLICE are investigating a robbery that took place late last night at around 11.00pm (Thursday, 21 March) The victim, a 50-year-old man, was assaulted by two men while walking in Goch way, Andover, it's unclear...

Police launch probe into late-night attack of man, 66, in Andover

Police are appealing for information regarding an investigation into an attack that took place on Friday, 22nd of February. The incident took place at around 10.30pm. The 66 year-old-man was attacked in Admirals Way Park on...

Suspected drug dealer and knife-wielder arrested in crackdown

This week police across the country have been cracking down on knife-crime following the spike in London over the last weeks. Hampshire Constabulary executed a search warrant in Livia Close, Andover yesterday, Thursday, 14th March,...

Fine for local woman who fly-tipped

A local Andover woman has admitted to dumping a tent, bathroom shelves, a case full of paperwork and other general waste in Launcelot Close after an investigation from Test Valley Borough Council. Jitladda Saunders illegally...

Local taxi driver fined for misuse of contract

A taxi driver has been ordered to pay more than £700 in court after failing to provide his records. Amine Achboun, of Amesbury, was a licensed driver with Test Valley Borough Council working for an operator...

Police continue to search for taxi shooter

Police are continuing to search for a missing 26-year-old after a shooting in Woolwich, London. The 26-year-old Kevin Zebo also known as Ouuraga Kevin Zebo had been linked in connection with a shooting which took...

Police investigate attempted robbery in Andover

Hampshire Constabulary are keen to hear from people who may have information about an attempted robbery in Andover. It took place around 2.30pm on Wednesday 6 March in the Quiksilver Way area of the town. The...

Former school coach charged with 24 child sex offences

A local coach appeared in court earlier today (Thursday 7th of March) in Basingstoke Magistrates' Court and charged with non-recent child sex offences following an investigation by Hampshire Constabulary Marmion Team. Philip Banning, 68, of...

Man hit with fine following A303 layby fly-tipping

A man from Birmingham has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 after fly-tipping building and packaging waste, including pallets, along the A303. Jamie Parsons left the waste in a layby along the A303 before...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Hampshire air ambulance launches new initiative to battle mental health issues

Hampshire and Isle Of Wight Air Ambulance also known as (HIOWAA) this week launched a new initiative.  The initiative will give the team's doctors, paramedics...

New mayor excited to sit new role in Test Valley

Councillor Martin Hatley has been elected as the borough’s new mayor at a full Test Valley Borough Council meeting. Councillor Hatley has held the role...

Andover Ocado staff at risk of redundancy 3 months after fire

Staff located at Andover's online supermarket Ocado site are at risk of a mass redundancy. Out of 850 staff employed at the Andover warehouse, 400...

Police search for suspects of morning vape shop robbery

Items worth approximately £2,000 were stolen from a shop in Tidworth The burglary happened sometime between midnight and 8.00am on May 15. Offenders smashed a window...