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Hampshire GP practices to close for afternoon training

More than 30 GP practices across Hampshire will close for an afternoon of staff training.

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Experts say motorway driving should be mandatory in lessons

Motoring experts are calling for learner drivers to experience motorway driving on their lessons and during their tests.

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Hampshire man dies after hiking in South Africa, inquest hears

A HAMPSHIRE man died in South Africa after going missing when hiking, an inquest heard.

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Residents object to plans for 183 new houses in Whitchurch

Barratt David Wilson Homes is looking to build 183 houses, associated parking, and a GP surgery as part of the phase two extension to Mill Springs.

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New Hampshire Victim Care Hub scheme unveiled by PCC Donna Jones

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones has unveiled a state-of-the-art multi-million-pound service for victims of crime, named the Victim Care Hub

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Vegan Fairs to host vegan market in Andover

Vegan Fairs is hosting the vegan event in Andover on Sunday, March 17 in the High Street from 10am to 3pm.

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Age Concern Hampshire: Charity appealing for donations

A HAMPSHIRE charity supporting older people is asking residents to consider donating their Winter Fuel Payment.

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Men arrested after 'suspected stolen' cooking oil found

At around 5am on Tuesday, February 20, officers stopped a van in Norman Court Lane, Upper Clatford.

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Southern Water fined for pollution that killed 2,000 fish

Southern Water has been fined £330,000 for stream pollution that killed 2,000 fish in Waltham Chase

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Andover voice-over artist releases debut poetry collection

Andrew Horner, 39, who lives in Saxon Fields in Andover, has delved into the world of poetry with his new book.

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Arrests and stolen property recovered after cosmetics theft

The incident was reported to police on Tuesday, January 2 at approximately 8.30am, with a large number of cosmetic products stolen.

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A343 in Andover has been closed due to a burst water main

The A343 Newbury Road has been shut between Saxon Way and Northern Avenue, due to a burst water main causing a void under the carriageway.

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A34 traffic: Minor injury reported after crash between car and lorry

One lane is closed on the northbound carriageway between the A303 Bullington Cross and the B4640 for Burghclere.

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Andover Town Council to spend £33k on new Christmas lights

Andover Town Council has agreed to erect Christmas lights on 85 columns and spend nearly £33,000 per year on new designs.  

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Sewing by Sui Sui: Meet the owner of the Union Street store

Meet Sui Sui Keepence, the 56-year-old woman behind Andover's favourite sewing shop since 2002, offering tailoring services at her store in the town centre.

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Ascend learning trust launches teacher training partnership

The partnership between the Ascend Learning Trust and Teach First will launch in September.

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700 Students attend Get Inspired event in Basingstoke

More than 700 students travelled from across Hampshire to attend the event which aims to inspire young people about different career paths and industries.

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EM3 to transfer responsibilities to county council

A Local Enterprise Partnership that has been working across Hampshire and Surrey for more than a decade has announced that it will transfer its responsibilities to the respective county councils.

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Shipton Bellinger grandma celebrates 100th birthday

Louisa Barbara Joan Jenkins, fondly known as JJ among her friends and family, celebrated her remarkable milestone on Sunday, February 25.

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Southern Water letter to cyber attack-hit Hampshire customers

Here's what the utility firm, which provides water in Hampshire, has said about January's cyber attack - and what to do next.