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Andover motorcyclist sentenced following killing of pedestrian

Darren Lampard has been sentenced to 20-months in prison, suspended for 12 months, he was sentenced for killing a pedestrian by careless driving. William Hatherall, 48, was struck in New Street in Andover, Hampshire, on...

Soldiers in Petticoats at Andover Museum

‘Soldiers in Petticoats’ is the latest exhibition from the Andover Embroiderers’ Guild, which opens on Saturday 25th August 2018 at the Andover Museum. In this, the centenary year of Women’s Suffrage, the local embroiderers are...

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RSPCA Tips For ‘petrified pets’ at Halloween

With more than one third of dogs in the UK (38%)* showing avoidance behaviour, such as cowering, trembling and whining in response to loud noises, planning ahead for potential ‘spooks’  could help your pet...

RSPCA appeal following dying colt is dumped in Hampshire

The seriously-ill piebald colt - thought to be just a few months old - was discovered by a member of the public in a field behind the Odiham Health Centre in Odiham, Hook, on Tuesday...

Man Exposes Himself to Children in Andover

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man indecently exposed himself in Goch Way, Andover on Monday 27th April. At around 5.30pm two 12-year-old girls were walking with their bikes along the grass verge...

Police Say; ASK FOR ANGELA

An innovative campaign enabling those who feel vulnerable in pubs and clubs to discreetly approach staff and request assistance is being rolled out across Swindon and Wiltshire. Available at participating venues throughout the county, the...

Andover Homes Evacuated Over Explosion

Three houses were evacuated in Tintagel Close last night (Thursday 8th September 2016), following an explosion in one of the homes on the Andover estate. The explosion came from the kitchen in one of the...

Tools stolen from Building Site

Police are appealing for information following a theft from a building site in Solstice Park. Overnight between 14 and 15 March, a steel shipping container was broken into at the site in Sun Rise...

Murder Arrest In Bridge Street Body

Officers were called at 6.22am on Saturday 26 May to a report of a concern for the welfare of a 50-year-old woman who was found in the River Anton near Bridge Street. Officers attended and...