New clash over Silver Hill scheme in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: Soon to be a thing of the past? Buses on St George's Street

9:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

BUS companies are on a collision course with developers of the £130m Silver Hill scheme in Winchester.

Winchester woman to cycle 340 miles for charity challenge that remembers WWI soldiers

Hampshire Chronicle: Barbara Raymond will ride 340 miles from Brussels to Paris as part of the Big Battlefield Bike Ride.

5:29pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A WINCHESTER mother-of-four is gearing up for the challenge of a lifetime that will also remember fallen soldiers of World War One.

Only living Gurkha to be awarded VC officially opens new Winchester business

Hampshire Chronicle: Rambahadur Limbu (pictured centre wearing yellow scard) officially launched a new security company that will specifically hire ex-Gurkha soldiers to work within the local community

2:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

THE ONLY living Nepalese Gurkha recipient of the Victoria Cross came to Winchester last week (April 9) to officially open a new business.

Channel 4 news presenter talks about career ahead of Winchester visit

Hampshire Chronicle: credit: Channel 4 News

12:30pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A MONGOLIAN economist, two deaf men and a journalist are on a train.

Winchester businesses face communication crisis

Hampshire Chronicle: Business owners at Winnall’s trading estate say they have encountered issues with speed and reliability of their Internet service

11:53am Thursday 17th April 2014

WINNALL is at risk of “becoming an uncompetitive place” to do business after numerous traders reported a “shameful” broadband service.

Frustration as vandals target Winchester beauty spot

Hampshire Chronicle: Hooligans have dumped dustbins, trolleys and even fencing into the water.

11:10am Thursday 17th April 2014

A WINCHESTER conservation group is furious after vandals have continuously desecrated a beauty spot.

Oxfam Books and Music in Winchester celebrates 25th birthday

Hampshire Chronicle: Oxfam Books and Music in Winchester is celebrating its 25th birthday with a party for the volunteers.

10:30am Thursday 17th April 2014

THEY have been selling second hand books and music for a quarter of a century.

Star Wars characters invade Winchester Science Centre

Hampshire Chronicle: Star Wars characters with Michael Jephcote and his children Jennifer, George and Edward.

9:40am Thursday 17th April 2014

MAY the force be with you - Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium was invaded by characters from Star Wars at the weekend.

New brewery launches in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: Andy Mansell (right) and Iain McIntosh at the new brewery

8:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

A PAIR of Winchester beer experts have opened their own brewery believing their bitter will rival some of the best in Hampshire.

Winchester children enjoy fundraising Easter coffee morning

Hampshire Chronicle: Harestock Pre-school children celebrated with an Easter coffee morning

6:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

CHILDREN at Harestock Pre-school had an excellent time last week at their Easter coffee morning.

Winchester college to offer postgraduate courses for autumn term

Hampshire Chronicle: Sparsholt College has introduced a number of courses, including the masters in applied aquaculture and sports fisheries

4:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A WINCHESTER college is set to provide a range of postgraduate courses to start in September specialising in equine and fishery disciplines.

Immigration officers raid Hampshire restaurant

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3:49pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

A restaurant in Alton is facing a potential financial penalty totalling £50,000 for employing illegal workers following an operation by Home Office immigration enforcement.

Winchester students go head-to-head for business competition

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2:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

STUDENTS in Winchester have won a competition that saw them go head-to-head in a contest similar to TV’s Apprentice.

Former Winchester factory in search for new tenant

Hampshire Chronicle: Pictured: Ladies packing chocolates March 1984

1:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

STEEPED in history, it was the original site of one of Britain’s much-loved chocolate manufacturers.

Alresford Town Council will not comment on plans to extend Hampshire airport operations

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12:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

ALRESFORD Town Council unanimously agreed not to comment on proposals for larger airspace at a Hampshire airport.

Hampshire technology college students enjoy their week on the slopes

Hampshire Chronicle: A team of teachers took 42 students from Wyvern Technology College to Saalbach in Austria

11:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

STUDENTS from Wyvern Technology College took to the slopes for an action-packed week.

The bags that saved Winchester from flooding to be removed

Hampshire Chronicle: Army engineers lower huge bags of gravel into the River Itchen at Kings Worthy in an attempt to slow the flow of water downstream

9:45am Wednesday 16th April 2014

BOULDERS which were used near Easton and Headbourne Worthy to flood the River Itchen to protect Winchester are due to be removed this week.

Winchester golf club to host fundraising day for CAFOD

Hampshire Chronicle: Pictured: Four supporters at last year's CAFOD golf day.

6:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

THE Royal Winchester Golf Club is set to host a special fundraiser for Catholic international aid agency CAFOD.

Winchester Primary School celebrates regional dance prizes

Hampshire Chronicle: Stanmore Primary School had entered Global Rock Challenge for the first time this year

4:11pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

PUPILS and staff from a Winchester Primary School are celebrating two prizes at a regional dance competition.

Winchester Rainbows, Brownies and Girl Guides perform hit musical

Hampshire Chronicle: Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Rangers all took part in the show Dr Dolittle, which was staged at St Swithun's School, with backstage support from the Chesil Theatre

2:24pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

THEY were talking to the animals at St Swithun’s School last week.

Winchester jeweller welcomes Saints players to celebrate special anniversary

Hampshire Chronicle: (left to right): Neil Duckworth, Rickie Lambert, Ralph Krueger and Jon Quayle

12:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

THREE Saints football players have paid a timely visit to Winchester jeweller.

Winchester scouts race model cars for this year's pinewood derby

Hampshire Chronicle: (left to right): Jove Kidd, seven, Olli Eadie, seven, and Jonathan Eadie, 10.

11:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

OVER 200 people turned out to watch the Winchester District Scouts second Pinewood Derby on Sunday (April 6).

Fears over Silver Hill scheme from businesses

Hampshire Chronicle: The current plans for Silver Hill

10:36am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A CONTROVERSIAL Winchester development has rattled local businesses with many citing issues with parking and overcrowding.

Colden Common to launch new awards scheme inspired by Mayor of Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: Cllr Ernie Jeffs and Kevin Holland

9:16am Tuesday 15th April 2014

RESIDENTS near Winchester could be about to take part in a new award inspired by this year’s Mayor of Winchester’s Community Awards.

Health watchdog launches new public consultation in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: Steve Taylor, manager, with Sally Ann Wakeford, research officer

6:14pm Monday 14th April 2014

A NEW health watchdog has launched a campaign to get feedback on services within the NHS.

Colden Common Parish Council take over footpath maintenance

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3:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

PARISH councillors in Colden Common have decided to take over the maintenance of a public footpath in order to have it restored.

Road works see overnight closures in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: Putney Bridge Road closed after bike crash

2:58pm Monday 14th April 2014

ROAD works will see closures overnight on the Winnall Roundabout in Winchester.

Winchester school children celebrate the unveiling of new memorial garden

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester and Chandler's Ford MP Steve Brine visited the school for the ceremony

1:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

CHILDREN and teachers at a Winchester school have been celebrating their hard work to transform their memorial garden.

Survey at threatened Winchester car park

Hampshire Chronicle: Under threat: the Chesil Street open air car park

12:39pm Monday 14th April 2014

A WINCHESTER central car park is due to be closed for three days for a technical survey.

Chandler's Ford school children celebrate netball tournament success

Hampshire Chronicle: The team will now represent Eastleigh at the next stage of the competition

11:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Pupils from Hiltingbury Junior School in Chandler’s Ford are celebrating after their success at a netball tournament.

Parchment Street business owners forced to take drastic action to advertise

Hampshire Chronicle: (left to right) Robert Jones of Boudoir Blush, Jane Gregory of Parchment Street Barbers and Asgard tattoo and piercing studio

9:05am Monday 14th April 2014

BUSINESS owners have been forced to use mobile signs to advertise their stores claiming Winchester has “forgotten” them.

Winchester ward sees old play area refurbished

Hampshire Chronicle: Since it was built in 1998 the play area on the village green in the middle of Woodman Close has been used by countless families

6:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

CHILDREN in Sparsholt are having a ball after the refurbishment of their much-loved playground.

Workshop held for Bishop's Waltham businesses to help develop window displays

Hampshire Chronicle: The course was arranged by Winchester City Council’s market towns development officer, Heidi Isa

3:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

A WORKSHOP has been held to help businesses in the Winchester district develop their window displays to catch the eye of their customers.

Hampshire County Council to save £140,000 per year as part of street light replacement programme

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1:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

TAX payers have had a lucky escape with the introduction of a new ‘green’ programme that will save money.

Public votes for winner's of this year's Hampshire Farmers' Market Producer Awards

Hampshire Chronicle: Left to right: Dagan James of Broughton Water Buffalo, Steve Lines of Mud Pies, Hayley Dunn of The Flour Stall, Alex Handford Business  Manager for Hampshire Farmers’ Markets, Jo Burch of The Flour Stall and  Vladimir Mirov of F.A. Secrett’s

6:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

THE early spring sunshine shone brightly for this year’s Hampshire Farmers’ Market Producer Awards as voted for by the public.

City and district councillors meet to discuss ongoing litter problems

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4:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

COUNCILLORS met this week to discuss new initiatives to help keep the Winchester district clean.

Winchester City Football club celebrates one year under new management

Hampshire Chronicle: Club chairman, Paul Murray, pictured cutting the club's grassland last year

2:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

WINCHESTER City Football Club celebrates its one-year birthday today (April 12).

Hampshire distillery awarded for architectural design

Hampshire Chronicle: Architects’ plans for the Bombay Sapphire gin distillery at Laverstoke Mill received the BREEAM Award for Industrial Design

12:00pm Saturday 12th April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE distillery due to open later this year has been presented with a prestigious award for its architectural design.

Hampshire airport's extension plans will increase Winchester air traffic

Hampshire Chronicle: This diagram shows the areas that will be affected by the plans

9:51am Saturday 12th April 2014

A HAMPSHIRE airport has sparked controversy by pursuing ambitious expansion plans which would add to air-traffic over Winchester if they go ahead.

Plans rubber stamped by civic chiefs for new homes in Winchester

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4:12pm Friday 11th April 2014

FOUR new homes will be built in St Cross in Winchester.

Scout hut refurbishment will see new play group open in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: The current scout hut is used by nearly 200 children every week.

1:24pm Friday 11th April 2014

A NEW play group will open in Winchester after councillors approved plans for a multi-use centre.

Rare opportunity to hear armed forces band at Winchester Cathedral

Hampshire Chronicle: The occasion will raise funds for the Friends’ Windows Appeal.

10:29am Friday 11th April 2014

A RARE opportunity has arisen to hear the Winchester-based Band and Bugles of the Rifles at Winchester Cathedral.

Internationally acclaimed chef and owner of Winchester restaurant talks of his love for spring produce

Hampshire Chronicle: The self-taught chef, from the Franche-Comté region in the east, began his career in Oxfordshire

9:00am Friday 11th April 2014

WITH such heartfelt passion it’s not a wonder his food is acclaimed as some of the best in the world.

Winchester mother reaches finals of blog awards

Hampshire Chronicle: Grace started writing her blog in 2012 as a way to share ideas about healthy, fun food for children.

6:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A WINCHESTER mum could be going MAD this year.

Winchester amputee determined to walk his daughter down the aisle

Hampshire Chronicle: Nigel Wilmott says he will walk daughter Hayley down the aisle in August.

4:40pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A FATHER of three who had his leg amputated has said he is determined to walk his daughter down the aisle and help others like him.

Chimney fires a risk despite improved weather say Hampshire Fire and Rescue

Hampshire Chronicle: Fire crews on scene on Hampshire Road

3:38pm Thursday 10th April 2014

WINCHESTER residents are being urged to Spring clean their chimneys.

Hampshire residents count down the days to London Marathon

Hampshire Chronicle: Matthew Southey with Jessica Wheale, fundraising manager for Trinity Winchester, and Peter North, trustee

12:00pm Thursday 10th April 2014

THIS weekend will see approximately 35,000 people join forces to raise money for charitable causes at the Virgin Money London Marathon.

Winchester kitchen business owners celebrate 10 year anniversary

Hampshire Chronicle: Stewart Carr and his wife, Lesley (left and second from left) with Juliet Alexander and Pieter du Toit

11:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

OWNERS of an elite Winchester kitchen shop have celebrated 10 years in business.

Civic chiefs back controversial Winchester development

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10:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

COUNCILLORS have approved development of four new homes on Lankhills Road in Winchester despite local objections.

Compton and Shawford residents celebrate the unveiling of new multi-use games area

Hampshire Chronicle: Children from the nearby schools and their parents joined with parish councillors and MP Steve Brine for the inauguration at the site

5:15pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

RESIDENTS in Compton and Shawford will no longer be confined to a simple kick-a-bout in the park on a Sunday afternoon.





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