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Breaking news Energy firms fined extra £3 million after thousands left without power in winter storms

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:22am Thursday 24th July 2014

Two energy companies have been ordered to pay more than £3 million after households across the south were left with no power due to the winter storms.

Winchester businessman urges city council for start-up grant

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

“I DON’T need a business plan. I want to live to 100 and make a million pounds!”

£5m boost for submarines in Hampshire

Hampshire Chronicle: Government minister to visit the Making of Harry Potter tour

11:18am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

HAMPSHIRE companies have today received a £5m funding boost to develop cutting-edge technology for unmanned boats and submarines.

“Go for Gold Gemma!”

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:53pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

AXA Wealth will be shouting ‘go for gold Gemma’ during the 2014 Commonwealth Games, which start this evening.

Promotion time at Lamb Brooks

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:33pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

THERE have been a few promotions at a town centre law firm Lamb Brooks Solicitors. Laura Bell and Sue Squires are the latest promotions at the firm in Winchester Street, becoming associate solicitors.

Winchester letting agents opens new city centre office

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A WINCHESTER letting agents has celebrated its 25th year in business by opening a new office in the heart of the city.

£17k fine for businessman

Hampshire Chronicle: Southampton Magistrates Court

3:23pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A BUSINESSMAN has been fined £17,000 for breaching trading sanctions.

Hampshire Chamber picks The Fuelcard People

Hampshire Chronicle: The Hampshire Chamber of Commerce is one of three founding members of the Awards alongside Winchester BID and the Hampshire Chronicle.

3:40pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

HAMPSHIRE Chamber of Commerce has appointed The Fuelcard People, as its preferred fuel cards supplier. Its 1,600 member companies now have access to discount diesel and petrol not just throughout Hampshire, but across the UK.

Winchester entrepreneurs group celebrate finishing training

Hampshire Chronicle: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

3:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A GROUP of social entrepreneurs have been celebrating the end of their training programme.

Shire agrees to AbbVie deal

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:38pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

THE board of Basingstoke-based Shire plc agreed to merge with American drugs company AbbVie Inc.

Winchester city centre office sold

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:15am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A WINCHESTER city centre office has been sold.

Chancellor in city to promote new pension reforms

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:32pm Monday 21st July 2014

CHANCELLOR George Osborne is in Southampton today on the day radical new pension reforms were announced.

Winchester hybrid store to host fundraiser with Twyford charity

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:41pm Monday 21st July 2014

A TWYFORD charity is teaming up with a Winchester pop-up shop to host a special event this weekend.

Haines Watts and Hays continue to support the Inspire Business Awards

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:31am Monday 21st July 2014

FOR the fifth year running, accountancy firm Haines Watts is sponsoring the Employer of the Year at the INSPIRE Business Awards

Superfast broadband to boost connection for 900 Winchester homes

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12:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

A NEW superfast broadband programme promises to be rolled out in parts of Winchester over the next six months.

Last ditch attempt to save bus firm failed

Hampshire Chronicle: A Velvet bus

12:35pm Friday 18th July 2014

A DRAMATIC last ditch deal to save a bus company that went bust is on the table today, the Daily Echo can reveal.

Record sales for Winchester property website

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:00am Friday 18th July 2014

A WINCHESTER internet entrepreneur, who started his business from scratch, is celebrating record sales – and hitting the £1m annual turnover mark.

Shire merger a step closer

Hampshire Chronicle:

6:00am Friday 18th July 2014

A NORTH Hampshire firm that grew to become the UK’s third largest pharmaceutical company is set to merge with an American rival.

Bus firm collapses leaving passengers with uncertain commute

Hampshire Chronicle: Black Velvet Bus

6:56am Thursday 17th July 2014

PASSENGERS were this morning facing an uncertain commute after a troubled bus company collapsed.

Flooding closes Winchester BID offices and deli

Hampshire Chronicle:

2:32pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A BURST water main has closed the offices of Winchester Business Improvement District.

The Gazette's Liz wants to Bond with the community

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:02pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A NEW publisher has been appointed at Gazette Newspapers – and she is looking forward to finding out more about the people and companies that make Basingstoke a great place to do business.

New Minister of State signs Enterprise M3 Local Growth Fund deal at Farnborough International Airshow

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:36pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

THE newly appointed Minister of State for Universities and Science has signed the first Local Growth Deal at Farnborough International Airshow.

HP celebrates its 75 th anniversary

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:48pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A BARBECUE for 1,100 people was held at the Hook offices of computer giant Hewlett-Packard.

Hampshire firm wins multi-million pound contract

Hampshire Chronicle: Green website logo for Hampshire Chronicle

11:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A HAMPSHIRE engineering firm has won a multi-million pound contract.

£31 billion bid to buy Hampshire firm is step closer

Hampshire Chronicle: Shire jobs at risk in Basingstoke

11:07am Monday 14th July 2014

A deal to buy Hampshire-based drugs firm Shire is a step closer after its board backed a new takeover proposal worth more than £31 billion.

Southampton people have some of the highest levels of personal loan debt

11:46am Monday 14th July 2014

PEOPLE living in the postcode areas of Southampton, Peterborough and Newcastle upon Tyne have the highest levels of personal loan debt per person in Britain, according to figures from lenders.

Residents to discuss industrial complex plan

Hampshire Chronicle: The proposed site in Test Lane, Southampton, next to the Daily Echo office.

11:34am Monday 14th July 2014

THE firm wanting to build an industrial complex on the outskirts of Southampton will come face to face with residents opposed to the scheme.

Great and good gather for Daily Echo South Coast Business Awards

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:07am Saturday 12th July 2014

THE great and the good of Hampshire’s business community gathered last night for the South Coast Business Awards.

'Danke for your custom'

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:49am Saturday 12th July 2014

A JEWELLERY business based at Viables Craft Centre celebrated its 35th anniversary by throwing a German-themed party for its loyal customers.

Opinions sought on need for town manager in Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: Busy Alresford needs someone to help organise its community events

10:03am Saturday 12th July 2014

The Chamber of Commerce in Alresford is canvassing opinion on whether there is a need for a town centre manager.

Pub regulars fight department store expansion

Hampshire Chronicle:

6:00am Friday 11th July 2014

MORE than 1,000 loyal customers of a Hampshire pub have signed a petition fighting plans to stop a department store from expanding nearby.

Major city centre development gets go ahead

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:26am Friday 11th July 2014

THE developer has got the go-ahead to apply to revamp the £150 million Silver Hill scheme in Winchester.

Winchester civic chiefs allow new Silver Hill plans to be submitted

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:00am Friday 11th July 2014

WINCHESTER civic chiefs early today (FRI) allowed a developer to apply for controversial changes to a £150m Silver Hill development.

Now is the time to enter the INSPIRE14 Business Awards

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:08pm Friday 11th July 2014

NOW is the time to consider applying for the INSPIRE14 Business Awards.

Vintage store to be launched in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle:

2:30pm Friday 11th July 2014

A NEW self-appointed one-stop shop for all things “vintage” is due to be launched in Winchester.

Basingstoke mum wins smart TV in Smithie LED prize draw

Hampshire Chronicle:

ONE lucky shopper at Smithie LED has won a 42-inch Linsar smart television.

Winchester firm named in top 10 outside capital

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

A WINCHESTER communications company has been ranked as one of the top 10 agencies outside of London.

Technology giant Selex ES opens £10m Millbrook base employing 530 people

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A TECHNOLOGY giant has opened a £10m base in Southampton which will employ 530 people.

Hampshire firm in £30 billion take over bid

Hampshire Chronicle: Shire jobs at risk in Basingstoke

8:44am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A Hampshire pharmaceutical company is today at the centre of a £30 billion take over bid.

Planning application for new Winchester care home set to be submitted

Hampshire Chronicle:

7:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

CITY councillors have paved the way for the controversial conversion of Winchester’s Chesil Street open-air car park into a 51-unit local authority old people’s housing scheme.

Celebrity gardener Chris Beardshaw opens McCarthy & Stone’s Basingstoke developments

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

MORE than 100 retired people and their families in Basingstoke enjoyed an opportunity to meet and greet celebrity gardener, Chris Beardshaw, at a special opening ceremony at McCarthy & Stone’s two Basingstoke developments.

New pizza restaurant opened in Stockbridge following success of sister deli company

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

A NEW pizza restaurant which started as a pop-up shop has been launched in Stockbridge.

Great bonding at the Wingate Electrical charity golf day

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:35am Wednesday 9th July 2014

A GREAT day of bonding took place during a golf day organised by Wingate Electrical raising just over £4,500 for Naomi House & Jacksplace.

Winnes of the South Coast Business Awards to be revealed at glittering night

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

THE winners of the south’s most prestigious business awards will be revealed this Friday at a glittering highlight in the business calendar.

Bishop's Waltham businesses celebrate new Independents' Day

Hampshire Chronicle:

6:00pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

RETAILERS in Bishop’s Waltham have been celebrating their own variation on Independence Day with a new marketing campaign in a bid to increase footfall.

Former Winchester pub to become children's nursery

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:00pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

WINCHESTER civic chiefs have rubberstamped plans for a children’s nursery at a former city centre pub.

Baker Tilly rocked at Basingstoke Golf Club

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:02pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

BASINGSTOKE Golf Club slipped back to the 1950s when Baker Tilly rocked with its summer party.

Whiteley telecommunications firm takes over IT company

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

A WHITELEY-based telecommunications company has taken over an IT company in a bid to extend its range of services.

£360m boost for 5,000 new jobs, 17,000 extra homes and a new ferry terminal

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:20am Monday 7th July 2014

HAMPSHIRE is set to receive a massive £360m boost in a deal that aims to create thousands of jobs and new homes and revitalise the economy.

Light speed travels help businesses connect

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:40am Monday 7th July 2014

Annual business celebration gets a taste of science at planetarium



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