Local News

Who You Gonna Call?

This week sees the launch of our ‘Who You Gonna Call’ campaign which aims to raise awareness of the appropriate use of the 101 and 999 lines. During the summer months, our Crime and Communication...

80’s Mania at The Lights Andover

Saturday 13 December 8pm Europe’s Official 1980’s multi-tribute concert featuring 25 chart topping pop icons authentically recreated with a live band . Performing over 35 chart topping smash-hits live in concert, with tributes...

Yellow Weather Warning Issued for Andover and Villages

A weather warning for Andover and the surrounding villages has been issued by the Met Office today. The warning was issued to cover from 5pm this evening (Monday), through the whole of Tuesday...

Stannah wife spared jail after motorcyclist death

Stannah Stairlifts managing director's wife has been spared jail time for killing a motorcyclist without due care and attention, after dropping her kids off at school in her Land Rover Discovery at a 'dangerous...

Be Part of BioBlitz Survey at Ladies Walk

Test Valley Borough Council and The Anton River Conservation Association (TARCA) are inviting the public to take part in a quest to find and identify as many different birds, bugs, butterflies, plants and animals...

UKIP’s Diane James Stands Down As Local Candidate

UKIP's parliamentary candidate for North West Hampshire, Diane James, has quit the race for MP today, citing 'personal reasons'. Hampshire County Councillor, Tony Hooke, quit UKIP last week, slating the party as 'shallow' and...

Street Parking Consultation for Andover

An informal consultation will take place from 26 June to 17 July 2015 to invite residents of Anna, Harroway and Millway wards in Andover to have their say on the current on street parking...

Mayor Joins Mobile Chemotherapy Unit 3rd Anniversary Celebrations

Councillor Iris Andersen, joined staff and patients to celebrate the third anniversary of the launch of mobile chemotherapy unit, Amy, at Andover War Memorial Hospital on 14 September. Provided by charity Hope for Tomorrow...

Andover Pupils Complete Hampshire Fire and Rescue Course

A group of youngsters attended their passing out ceremony last night (Tues) after completing the Phoenix course. The programme, run by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, taught pupils valuable skills and helped build confidence. There were...

Hampshire News – Hampshire County Council’s savings and change programmes firmly on track

  Hampshire County Council’s Cabinet acknowledged today that there can be no let up in the drive to reduce spending, in response to reductions in Government funding. The Council is more than half-way...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

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...
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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...