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Man Scammed out of £550 For Fake iPhone

Hampshire Police have recently warned the public of fake iPhones spreading across Facebay. Following the purchase of the iPhone on 5th December (2018) and returned home he found out that the phone wasn't genuine. Hampshire Police...

Crash on A303 – East Bound Around

There has been a car crash between the Salisbury Road and Winchester Road Exits on the A303 involving two cars. Traffic is building up on both sides of the A303 in the area, drivers...
MS Society Patron Kit Malthouse

MS Society Patron Malthouse Votes to Cut Disability Allowance

Andover's MP and Patron of the local MS Society group, Kit Malthouse has supported the Conservative Government, by voting to cut ESA disability benefits by £30 a week. The vote will mean that those who...

Duo Jailed for Attack on Police Officer in Andover

“A frightening and horrible attack which has affected every aspect of my life ever since,” is how a Hampshire Constabulary dog handler described an assault for which two men were today sent to prison....
Action fraud issues warning of fraudulent scams from HMRC

Action fraud issues warning of fraudulent scams from HMRC

A recent increase of scammers has been noticed by Action Fraud, reports suggest that the fraudsters are pretending to be HM & Revenue with malicious calls, voicemails, text messages, and emails to a large number...

BREAKING NEWS: 17-Year-old goes missing from Andover College

A 17-year-old boy went missing at roughly 4 pm (8th November) He went missing from Andover College and hasn't been since 4 pm The family has been asked for more information.    
Romsey News | CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED TO REMEMBER FALLEN POLICE OFFICERS | Andover & Villages

Campaign Launched To Remember Fallen Police Officers

EIGHT WEEKS on from the murder of PC Keith Palmer in a terrorist attack in London, a major campaign is launched across the country to help raise funds to build a new UK Police...
County Council Cabinet considers options for closing £140 million budget gap

Council Consider Options for Closing Budget Gap

At their meeting on Monday 16 October, Hampshire County Council’s Cabinet weighed up a wide range of options for closing the £140 million budget gap the Authority faces by April 2019. Commenting following the...

Andover Youth Council Members Sworn in at Andover Town Council Meeting

New Members of the Andover Town Youth Council were sworn in at The Andover Town Council Meeting on Wednesday 19th December 2014. The process involved each of the new members reading an oath...
Whitchurch man avoids jail following possession of incident images

Whitchurch man avoids jail following possession of indecent images

David Treble, of the Knowlings, has pleaded guilty to possession of indecent images of a child and attempting to communicate with a person under the age of 16 at Basingstoke Magistrate court. Last week, on...

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Whitchurch Allotment Fire Photo Gallery and Incident Roundup

A fire in a disused building in Whitchurch burned through the night and into the early hours of this morning (17th November 2019). The fire...
M3 Winchester closure

Serious lorry diesel spill closes M3 at Winchester

An overturned lorry that caused a diesel spillage has closed a stretch of the M3 near Winchester. A mutil-agency clean up of the spillage is...
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Asbestos warnings after allotment fire in Whitchurch

A fire started in the Whitchurch, Hampshire area at around 10.45pm. Firefighters battled the fire in the 0 Celcius weather. Firefighters on scene told locals...
Andover High Street

Are betting shops saving the Andover high street?

With 18 local Andover betting shops, the shop scene is forever growing while the high street declines, is betting shops saving the Andover high...