Winchester's transport chief labels new 20mph speed limit "not legally enforceable"

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8:36am Thursday 2nd October 2014

WINCHESTER’s transport chief has said there is “no point” in an unenforced speed limit after police revealed that speeding drivers who ignore the city centre’s new 20mph cap will escape prosecution.

Breaking news Man arrested after lorry overturned yesterday

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10:06am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A MAN has been arrested after a lorry overturned and forced a main road near Winchester to be closed for 12 hours yesterday.

Flood counter-measures in Bramdean raises fears in Cheriton

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2:58pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A VILLAGE hit by flooding earlier this year is taking steps to prevent a repeat this winter, but raising fears that problems could be passed downstream.

Winchester theatre launches free bus service for rural residents

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5:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A WINCHESTER theatre has launched a new scheme so that far-out residents don’t miss performances.

Health watchdog hands out £4,000 to Winchester projects

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3:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

THEY help people across the city, and now three Winchester groups have been awarded nearly £4,000 to help continue their vital services.

A month left to comment on new Winchester City Council wards

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2:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE clock is ticking for residents to help decide where the new ward boundaries should be across Winchester.

Breaking news Two arrested on suspicion of murdering a Hampshire man

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1:15pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

POLICE have launched a murder investigation after the death of a Hampshire man.

£200 stolen from supermarket in spate of county thefts

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12:35pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

POLICE are looking for a man captured by CCTV after £200 was stolen from a Bishop's Waltham supermarket.

Winchester college hosts prestigious evening to celebrate students' success

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11:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

DRESSED in their finest, armed with well-earned certificates, students from Peter Symonds College celebrated their achievements.

Sparkling celebration of Theatre Royal's centenary

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10:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

THE glitterati were out in their masses last weekend to celebrate the 100th anniversary of a Winchester landmark.

'Disaster' for vulnerable as credit union closes eight branches

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10:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

A CREDIT union which helps steer people away from loan sharks has closed more than half of its Hampshire service points.

Winchester postmaster retires for third time in 20 years

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10:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

MOST people only do it once, but Sparsholt man Terry Dunn is preparing for his third retirement in 20 years.

Internet blamed as long-serving electrical shop Derek Gedye closes in Alresford

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9:54am Thursday 2nd October 2014

ONE OF the last independent electrical shops in Hampshire has closed its doors after 50 years in business.

Long delays after overturned lorry near Winchester

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8:59am Wednesday 1st October 2014

TRAFFIC has come to a near standstill in Winchester this morning after a crash on a busy main road.

Teenagers dance hard for new leisure centre

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6:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

IT was two hours of wiggling and giggling to raise money for a new Winchester leisure centre.

New hospital set for 'unheard of' 24-hour consultant care

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5:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A NEW emergency hospital set to be built between Winchester and Basingstoke will provide unprecedented 24-hour consultant care, a meeting heard.

Woman charged in connection with Pennie Davis murder appears at Winchester Crown Court

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3:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A WOMAN charged in connection with the murder of Pennie Davis appeared at Winchester Crown Court today.

Winchester man quits 20-year IT career to make gin

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3:41pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A WINCHESTER man has traded a London career spanning 20 years to make and sell his own gin.

Winchester man fundraising for disabled children's charity with marathon run

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2:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A WINCHESTER man is set to run his first marathon in 18 years to raise money for disabled children.

Fundraising continues for destroyed church

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1:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A GIG to help raise money for Ropley church that burned down will be held this weekend.

Police appeal after two burglaries in Winchester street

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12:12pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after two burglaries in a Winchester street.

Neighbourhood Watch meeting hears how crime is decreasing in and around Alresford

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12:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

CRIME in and around Alresford is decreasing year on year, a meeting has heard.

Army Cadet Force personnel receive awards at Winchester Guildhall ceremony

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11:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

TWO members of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Army Cadet Force have been awarded at a special ceremony at the Winchester Guildhall.

Winchester community hall to have £80,000 improvements to roof

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10:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

A WINCHESTER community hall is set to cut its running costs and carbon footprint as work begins on roof repairs.

Royal Hampshire Territorial veterans gather for annual reunion

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1:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE men who served their country, in some cases more than half a lifetime ago, gathered to see old comrades.

Thumbs up from 'The Fonz' for Winchester City FC

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12:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

IT was happy days for Winchester City FC as they got the thumbs-up from ‘The Fonz’ in Hedge End last weekend.

Updated figures: 'Organised gang' strike 14 times in four hours in villages near Winchester

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12:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

POLICE are urging residents to lock up their valuables after two villages near Winchester were targeted by ‘an organised gang’ who struck 14 times in just four hours.

Winchester Station travel plan approved

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11:08am Tuesday 30th September 2014

PLANS to help people get to Winchester Railway Station more easily on foot, by bicycle or bus have been agreed by Hampshire County Council.

Winchester doctor scales 19,000ft mountain for world's highest cricket match

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11:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A WINCHESTER doctor has scaled Africa’s highest mountain to play a record-breaking cricket match at 19,000 feet.

In pictures: Piglet racing at Hampshire Farmers' Market

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11:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

THESE little piggies went to market – and had a lovely time racing around the streets of Winchester.

Recruitment firm relocates after 'significant' growth

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10:01am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A WINCHESTER recruitment-cum-procurement company has relocated to new office space in the city centre following a successful growth period.

Tributes paid to former Bishop of Winchester the Rt Revd Michael Scott-Joynt

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10:01am Tuesday 30th September 2014

FORMER bishop of Winchester The Right Revd Michael Scott-Joynt has died aged 71.

Breast surgeon to speak at Winchester hospital support group meeting

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9:36am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A WINCHESTER hospital support group is to hold its 59th annual general meeting this month.

Incorrectly-assembled ladder causes fatal accident that killed David Wood in Winchester

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8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A WORKMAN died after an incorrectly-fitted ladder collapsed as he climbed down from a Winchester loft, an inquest heard.

Slug and Lettuce is 'best bar none' at business awards

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6:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

BUSINESSES across Winchester raised a glass to toast their success at a prestigious awards ceremony.

Riverford to hold annual Pumpkin Day at Sutton Scotney farm

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6:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

RIVERFORD’S annual Pumpkin Day is set to be held at Upper Norton Farm, near Sutton Scotney, on Saturday, October 25, between 11am and 4pm.

Plans go on show for abandoned garden nursery

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3:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE future of a disused garden nursery near Winchester has been discussed with residents for the first time.

Health chiefs stall on emergency centre consultation

Andover Advertiser: File photo dated 07/12/10 of an NHS logo. Social enterprises are being allowed to take over £900 million of NHS services without safeguards to ensure they save the taxpayer money and will not go bust, a watchdog has warned. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

2:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

MULTI-MILLION pound plans to build a new hospital between Winchester and Basingstoke have been delayed as health chiefs wait for the green light to consult the public.

Winchester father reaches out to public to fund child-finding tracker

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1:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

A FATHER near Winchester has developed a new tracking device aimed at keeping tabs on his children.

Former Bishop of Winchester dies

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12:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

FORMER bishop of Winchester The Right Revd Michael Scott-Joynt has died aged 71.

Hampshire police helps in the search for missing teenager

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11:00am Monday 29th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE police has been drafted in to help in the search for missing teenager Alice Gross.

'Royal' appearance at Alresford Scarecrow Festival

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9:30am Monday 29th September 2014

NO, you weren’t dreaming if you thought you saw the Queen and Prince Philip half way up Alresford Community Centre over the weekend.

Flood protection works start in Bramdean

Andover Advertiser: Duck race in Bramdean on the floodwater of the A272.

6:20am Monday 29th September 2014

VILLAGERS have welcomed ditch-clearing along a major road near Alresford closed for weeks by flooding earlier this year.

Winchester 'garden city' expansion branded a non-starter

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10:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

AN IDEA to double the size of Winchester with a new garden suburb has been branded as “totally unrealistic” by a civic campaigner.

Increase in poaching across central Hampshire

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9:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

POLICE have received reports of increased poaching activity across rural Hampshire.

New book by Hyde residents launched in Winchester

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8:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

THE back room of a Winchester pub was filled with writers celebrating their neighbourhood’s latest book.

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10:43am Saturday 27th September 2014

Animal abuser on building site at Scout Hut in Fleming Road. In the last three days our cat has had sealant smeared on him and had now been kicked in the head so hard that he's lost most of his upper teeth. Other residents need to be warned to keep their pets in.

Winchester must expand onto green fields, town forum hears

Andover Advertiser: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

WINCHESTER should consider expanding onto green fields to ensure enough affordable housing is built in the next 20 years, a meeting heard.

Professor David Crystal to lecture in Winchester on English Language Day

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11:59am Saturday 27th September 2014

ACCLAIMED linguist David Crystal will give the annual English Language Day lecture in Winchester.

Winchester MP supports air strikes on Islamic State

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10:10am Saturday 27th September 2014

RAF war planes are poised to launch air strikes against Islamic State (IS) jihadists after Parliament gave the green light for military action.






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