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Police investigate assault in day-light attack on 13-year-old

Police are investigating an assault that took place in Bridge Street, Andover on May 26th at 3.00pm. The boy was reportedly not seriously injured. The police said they're trying to locate a witness with a potential...

Arrest Made in Andover Rape Case

Special officers who are investigating the rape of a 23-year-old woman in Andover have made an arrest. The incident was reported to police in the early hours of Sunday 2 June and took place in...

12 Year Old Assaulted in Amesbury

Police are appealing for information following an assault which occurred on Sunday 26 May 2019 in the car park at Co-Op, Boscombe Road, Amesbury. At around 10.20 pm the victim, a 12-year-old boy, was walking...

Rape Allegation Prompts Police Search and Investigation

Police and forensics have descended on Augusta Park today. The police arrived at around 6am this morning (Sunday 2nd June 2019) and focused on the play park area near to the YMCA building, they were...
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 to a house in Suffolk Road, Andover, at 5.30am on...

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 are at risk of being made redundant. Ocado is attempting to...

Blaze rips through lorry as fire crews fight blaze

Fire teams from across North West Hampshire are currently on the scene on the A303 just past the A34 junction dealing with a lorry engulfed in smoke and flames. A number of fire appliances are...

Woman taken to hospital following A303 services crash

This morning, a crash near Andover on the A303 has caused a female driver to be taken to hospital following herself being trapped in a car. It's believed that her injuries are serious, however, not...

Andover man given nine years in prison following rape of 8-year-old

Samuel Zammt, 24, barricaded children in a bedroom at a house in Dundee and raped one eight-year-old and tried to rape a second eight-year-old on the same day. In separate incidents in the city, he...

Exclusive photos on lorry fire disrupting village roads

A white MAN lorry was a-blaze earlier this afternoon at the Hurstbourne Priors junction was reported to the Hampshire fire and rescue at 12.38pm. The incident is still on-going and no other vehicles were involved...

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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...