Crime

Andover Millennium man attack

Local Millennium man receives fatal attack

Andover's famous 'Millennium Man' has been subject to an unknown attack on Saturday (23rd February) night it's believed. A local who returned from his weekend away witnessed the unhinged Millennium, it's believed a group of...
Couple jailed for abusing young boy

Couple jailed for 24 years for sexually abusing young boy

A Basingstoke man and his partner have been jailed for a combined total of 24 years after appearing at Winchester Crown Court. The police investigated in incidents after finding images of the boy on James...

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,...

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...

Police appeal for Information following robbery in Andover

Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Andover. Between 6pm and 6.30pm on Monday 17 December, a 15-year-old boy was walking along a pathway behind Keens House in Anton Mill Road when he...
Andover man disqualified for drink driving

Andover man disqualified for 12 months following drink driving

An Andover man was caught drink driving and has been disqualified for 12 months following drink driving in Winchester. Grezegorz Mezyk, of Galahad Close, Andover was stopped in his Skoda in Winchester in September. Police found the...

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...
Andover drug arrests

Police make a snowy arrest following ‘snowballs’ being dealt

Last week on Friday (1st February), following a very snowy morning, Police had intercepted a drug-dealing incident that took place between 2.00pm and 2.30pm. A 16-year-old from London was arrested on possession with intent to...
@ Portsmouth News

Man, 43, sentencing for suspected robberies in Monxton

A man from King's Somborne is appearing at Portsmouth Crown Court for multiple crimes in King's Somborne tomorrow. Wayne Black, aged 43, of Lancaster Green, King's Somborne is appearing in court on the 14th December...

Woman fined for dumping drink cans and food containers

A Grateley woman has been made to pay an excess of £200 after she failed to check that the person getting rid of her was legally registered. The person she hired then illegally dumped...

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A303 roadworks

Southern Roadworks for around Hampshire 20/09/19

The following list of roadworks and disruptions for A34, A303, M4, A404, M4 and M27 is corrected as of Friday, 20th of September, but...
International Furniture Kevin Farrer Takes on BID in Court

Revolt Against Andover BID Continues in Court

The revolt against Andover BID (Business Investment District) continued yesterday in Basingstoke Magistrates Court (19th September 2019). Kevin Farrer, owner of International Furniture in Black...
Louis Tanner Andover

Young boy, 14, missing from Andover

A family are appealing to find a 14-year-old boy missing from Andover today. Louis Tanner was last seen at his address at around 3.30pm today...
Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson reportedly in Andover area this afternoon

Boris Johnson, PM, is reportedly making an appearance in the Andover area. Andover and Villages will be keeping you up-to-date with all the news regarding...