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Andover reaches 23C ahead of Bank holiday weekend

Andover has reached temperatures higher than St Tropez in the south of France; Corfu; Bodrum in southern Turkey; and the Spanish island of Majorca, with temperatures in these destinations forecast to be in the...

Crash on A303 near Winchester Road Westbound

A crash on the A303 around the Winchester Road exit, westbound, is causing delays this morning. On the A303 westbound at the junction with the A3057, there are minor delays are possible due to...
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...

Local Roadworks for the Week – 14th May 2018

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 11 May but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All...

Council Claims to be Fixing Pot Holes Faster

Hampshire’s highways teams have acted swiftly to repair the damage to road surfaces caused by February’s wet and frosty weather. Two high speed patching machines have been brought into the County to help fix...
Andover Traffic Alert

WARNING: Wide Load Traveling Through A303 & Wiltshire

Drivers are asked to be aware of a slow moving and wide ‘abnormal load’ that will be escorted through Wiltshire today (19 October 2018). The load is due to be escorted by Wiltshire Police from...

Drivers Urged to Slow Down this Summer

Drivers are being urged to heed their speed this summer. As Government data shows more pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists are involved in road accidents in the summer months, new analysis suggests that the driving...

Local Roadworks for the Week – 19th February 2018

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 16 February 2018 but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances....

Putting the Brakes on Drink and Drug Drivers

Wiltshire Police is supporting the National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) Christmas Drink and Drug Drive Campaign this December. The campaign aims to target irresponsible and dangerous drivers to reduce fatal and serious road traffic...
andover motoring news | drivers warned to update licences

Motorists Warned To Update Licences Or Face £1000 Fine

Motorists are being warned they could face hefty penalties for driving with the wrong information on their driving licences. If you have moved house or got married since you originally applied, you need to...

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Shaun Dyson charged with murder

Andover man charged with murder of Lucy Rushton

Detectives investigating the death of a 30-year-old woman in Andover have tonight (25/06) charged a man with murder. The charge comes after officers were called...

Man pledges guilty for dumping rubbish on verge

A man has been prosecuted after pleading guilty to failing in his duty of care when disposing of his waste in Andover last spring. A suitcase, and...

Winton Academy celebrate new ‘perfect’ team

Winton Community Academy’s new prefect team was introduced to a group of proud parents. The event which took place on Thursday 20th June, was...
Andover murder Lucy Rushton

Police officially name Andover murder victim, Lucy Rushton

Hampshire Police are in a position to confirm the name of a woman who died following an incident in Suffolk Road, Andover. Local residents were...