University chiefs backtrack on transport offer

Hampshire Chronicle:

7:00am Friday 19th September 2014

WINCHESTER University has told students who have been housed more than 10 miles from the city that they will not cover their four-figure travel costs, despite promising to reimburse all freshers placed off campus.

New primary academy announced for Barton Farm

Hampshire Chronicle: An artist's impression of part of the Barton Farm development

2:02pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A NEW school for children living on a housing development in Hampshire will open in two years time, it was announced today

Record intake forces freshers out of Winchester and into hotels

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester University.

3:30pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A RECORD intake of students at the University of Winchester this term has left more than 100 freshers unable to be housed in the city, the Hampshire Chronicle can reveal.

The BID Silver Hill letter: who signed

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7:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

THESE are the businesses who are unhappy about the support for Silver Hill from the Business Improvement District.

Winchester Business Improvement District restates support for Silver Hill

Hampshire Chronicle:

7:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

THE HEAD of the Winchester Business Improvement District has restated his organisation’s support for Silver Hill after dozens of his 800-strong membership wrote an open letter to the city council criticising the development.

Rooftop protest ended at Winchester Prison

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:23am Thursday 18th September 2014

A ROOFTOP prison protest at Winchester Prison was "resolved" last night.

Winchester leisure centre to fundraise for Help for Heroes

Hampshire Chronicle:

2:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A WINCHESTER leisure centre is hosting its biggest ever charity event next week to raise money for Help for Heroes.

Scout leader 'over the moon' with donation for new Winchester hut

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

IT has been a long road, but now Winchester Scouts are celebrating after a kind donation for their new hut.

Accident hotspot set for safety revamp

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10:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

SAFETY improvements to an accident hotspot at a busy Kings Worthy junction have been rubberstamped.

'It hurts when people say I'm lying' - Winchester campaigner speaks out for invisible blind

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

THREE years ago Richard Wheeler’s life changed forever.

Controversial care home plans go on display

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:43am Thursday 18th September 2014

CONTROVERSIAL plans to build extra housing for the elderly on a Winchester city centre car park have been revealed.

UPDATE: Specialist team called into deal with rooftop protest at Winchester Prison

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester Prison

6:04pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A PRISONER is staging a rooftop protest at Winchester Prison.

Rooftop protest at Winchester Prison

Hampshire Chronicle: Fire crews tackle blaze at Winchester Prison

5:54pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

EMERGENCY services have this afternoon been called to an incident at Winchester Prison.

Six-figure legal bill for Silver Hill challenge

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

TAX payers could be forced to foot a bill of nearly £100,000 if a Winchester councillor pursues legal action over the £150 million Silver Hill scheme.

Winchester student stuck in window thanks rescuers

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:11am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WINCHESTER University student has said thank you to the Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service for rescuing him after he got stuck while trying to break into his own house.

Thousands celebrate horses, hounds and hunting culture at country show

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THOUSANDS gathered for the annual Hampshire Country Sports Day at Tichborne to revel in hunting, horses and hounds.

School hair dispute ends in compromise

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A COMPROMISE has been reached between a mother and school over the colour of her daughter’s hair.

Fruit, veg and flowers put to the test at village show

Hampshire Chronicle:

2:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

ROSES, potatoes, and everything in between – this weekend saw the return of the Cheriton Village Show.

Police appeal after car overturned on rural road in Micheldever

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1:01pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a car overturned on a rural road in Micheldever.

Councillor criticises 'mad' approach to multi-million pound projects

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE way Winchester civic chiefs are approaching three major multi-million pound schemes has been branded “madness” by a city councillor.

New cultural network targets business rates

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW culture networking group has been launched in a bid to boost business and artistic space in the city.

In pictures: Over 100 take part in Winchester Memory Walk

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

WINCHESTER residents donned their hiking boots last weekend to raise money for a dementia charity.

Winchester boy shortlisted for Young Chorister of the Year award

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WINCHESTER choir boy has been shortlisted to take part in this year’s BBC Radio 2 Young Chorister of the Year Award.

Fire not fore! on fairway near Winchester

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8:44am Wednesday 17th September 2014

IT was a cry of fire! not fore! on the fairway at a Winchester golf club this morning.

King Alfred's high-flying bid to win best in show

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:44am Tuesday 16th September 2014

HE defended the country against Viking conquests, but it seems nowadays King Alfred enjoys the quieter life with a spot of gardening.

Drop in recycling 'not good enough'

Hampshire Chronicle:

6:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

RECYCLING is down but complaints are up at Winchester City Council.

Accidental death verdict recorded after former Winchester Prison governor breaks neck in fall

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:16pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A FORMER governor of Winchester prison died after breaking his neck falling down the stairs at his home in the city, an inquest has heard.

Mayor of Winchester to host charity dance event

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE Mayor of Winchester’s next charity event will have an international theme.

Hyde 900 members delve into National Archives at Kew

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:42pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

MEMBERS of Hyde 900 examined historic documents about the history of Hyde Abbey.

Healthy lifestyle programme for families with young children to start in Eastleigh

Hampshire Chronicle: The weight-loss wishes of slimmers in Bishop Auckland and Sedgefield have come true

12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A COURSE to help families makes healthy lifestyle choices will soon start in Eastleigh.

Winchester man rescued after becoming trapped in window

Hampshire Chronicle: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service attending a blaze in Southampton

10:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A MAN was today rescued after getting stuck in a window of a Winchester house.

Blaze wrecks giant haystack near Winchester

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8:53am Tuesday 16th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS last night tackled a blaze in a giant haystack near Winchester.

Winchester mobile phone store closes its doors following national administration

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

A WINCHESTER mobile phone retailer has gone into administration.

South Wonston film club to show "The Promise"

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

THIS month’s film at South Wonston Village Hall will be “A Promise”, a romantic drama set in Germany just before the Great War, starring Rebecca Hall and Alan Rickman.

Micheldever Primary School to hold harvest festival

Hampshire Chronicle:

7:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

MICHELDEVER Church of England Primary School is to hold its harvest festival at the village’s St Mary’s Church this Friday at 2.15pm.

Sutton Scotney charity to hold AGM next month

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5:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE Annual General Meeting of the Gratton Trust will be held at the Gratton Pavilion, in Sutton Scotney on Thursday, October 2 at 7.30pm.

Former landlady of the Flower Pots dies, aged 95

Hampshire Chronicle: The Flower Pots in Cheriton

5:01pm Monday 15th September 2014

A WELL-KNOWN former Cheriton pub landlady has died, aged 95.

Snooker-mad six-year-old wins tournament trophy

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:39pm Monday 15th September 2014

THIS was the moment a very happy snooker fan from Micheldever Station won a trophy at his local club.

Police appeal after garage door damaged in break-in

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for information following a break-in at a communal car park in Bishop’s Waltham.

Beethoven and Brahms pieces to grace chamber music festival

Hampshire Chronicle: Music for a Summer's Evening

10:00am Monday 15th September 2014

A FESTIVAL celebrating the best of chamber music is coming to Shedfield, Wickham and Bishop’s Waltham next month.

Hundreds raise funds for Hampshire churches

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:00am Monday 15th September 2014

NOTHING could stop walkers and cyclists on their mission to raise money for Hampshire churches.

Free WiFi goes live on board busiest South West Trains routes

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:00am Monday 15th September 2014

COMMUTERS can now access the internet on board some of the county’s busiest rail routes.

Hampshire Field Club and Archaeology Society announces new season

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4:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

A CLUB dedicated to exploring Hampshire’s medieval history through landscape and archaeology has announced its new season of lectures and conferences.

New £270,000 skate park opens in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:30pm Sunday 14th September 2014

THERE were kick-flip’s and Ollie’s galore yesterday as Winchester welcomed its new skatepark.

Alresford residents group awarded £1,000 funding

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10:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

A NEWLY formed residents group in Alresford has won £1,000 funding.

Police appeal after 40 inch TV and watch stolen in Winchester burglary

Hampshire Chronicle: Three arrested on suspicion of burglary

4:30pm Saturday 13th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a break-in at a house in Winchester.

Former students organise celebration of medieval historian's work

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

THE work of a medieval historian at the University of Winchester is to be celebrated at a conference organised by her former students.

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Army Cadets announce new leader

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE and Isle of Wight Army Cadets have announced their new leader.

Romsey Show returns with special focus on World War One centenary

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

THE ROMSEY Show opens today - with a special focus on the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War.

Hampshire among top 10 retirement destinations

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

HAMPSHIRE is one of the top 10 places to retire to, according to a new survey.





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