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Local school evacuated following ‘electrical fire’

WINTON Community Academy was evacuated earlier today following an electrical fire (Friday, 22 March.) The fire was shortly dealt after the fire broke out earlier today. Winton Community Academy posted on social media saying that no...

Woman attacked near Andover Police Station

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was left with a broken wrist following an assault in Andover. The 28-year-old was walking along Winchester Street, in the early hours of Sunday, 25 March, when...
Man Jailed for 10 Years For Drug Offences

Man Jailed for 10 Years For Drug Offences

A Portsmouth man has been jailed for more than 10 years after pleading guilty to drugs offences, following his arrest in Glencoe Road on 27 January 2017. David Mark Rewcastle (4/12/84) of Farmside Gardens, Hilsea,...

UPDATE; Man who died, 48, named by Police following gas explosion

Jamie Kirkby was found dead after the explosion at a home in Andover  The Andover gas explosion had 1 fatality  Reports suggest that the explosion was caused by gas at 2:30 am Hampshire...

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...

Devastating Thatch Fire in Longparish Update

More than seventy firefighters have been tackling a fire in a thatched cottage in Longparish this afternoon (1 April). Control operators received a 999 call just before 2:15pm and quickly mobilised crews to the scene. On...
Man assaulted in Tidworth

Police probe launched after rape in Andover

We are investigating an allegation of rape reported to have taken place in Pilgrims Way, Andover,between 1am and 2am on Sunday 3 June. The victim, a woman aged in her 40s, is receiving support from...
Appeal To Find Two Burglars

BREAKING NEWS: MAN ARRESTED IN ANDOVER ON SUSPICION OF RAPE

The Police were called shortly before 5am on Saturday 27 October to a report that a 35-year-old woman had been sexually assaulted off London Road, Andover. The woman is being supported by specialist officers. A 23-year-old...

UPDATE: Four firefighters treated for injuries following Ocado roof collapse

Yesterday morning, Andover woke up to firefighters tackling a 'small" fire in the warehouse of Ocado in Walworth Business Park. The fire, however, has gone progressively worse. More than 200 firefighters are tackling to blaze in...

Child Struck by Car in Andover

Hampshire Police are appealing to speak to a driver involved in a collision in Andover. At around 5pm on Friday 22 December, an 11-year-old boy was struck by a car travelling along London Road, near...

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...