Covering: Kings Worthy, Littleton, South Wonston and Micheldever

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).

Kings Worthy woman to put the va va voom into language lessons

Hampshire Chronicle: French course for beginners

10:40am Tuesday 8th April 2014

A KINGS Worthy resident is staging a free social evening to launch a language course for adults.

Winchester firefighters attend blaze near Stockbridge

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9:18am Tuesday 8th April 2014

WINCHESTER firefighters were called to a blaze near Stockbridge last night.

Battle over new town near Winchester rumbles on

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6:32pm Saturday 29th March 2014

ZURICH Assurance is to challenge the High Court judgement which looked to have finally ended its 24-year fight to build a massive new town near Micheldever.

Big thank you to village friends

Hampshire Chronicle: Finn Kitchen and Sophie Garlick with family and friends at the Kings Charles pub in Kings Worthy

6:34pm Friday 28th March 2014

A HAMPSHIRE family who have worked tirelessly to fundraise for their son’s new wheelchair have said “thank you” to their community.

North Winchester villages news in brief

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6:26pm Friday 28th March 2014

LITTLETON and Harestock Parish Council are facing another costly repair bill.

Road works to start in Kings Worthy could affect A33 traffic

Hampshire Chronicle: Preliminary works on Church Road, Frampton Cotterell have started

8:33am Thursday 27th March 2014

ROAD works are due to begin on the A34 and the A33 in approximately two weeks time.

Residents left baffled after Winchester City Council moves charity bins

Hampshire Chronicle: Dave Fountain, of Littleton and Harestock Parish Council, said people were unsure as to why this had happened

6:00pm Thursday 20th March 2014

RESIDENTS near Winchester have been left confused after a strange move from the city council.

Villagers to hear latest on controversial schemes in Micheldever

Hampshire Chronicle: Opposition heating up to power station plan at Micheldever Station

2:05pm Thursday 13th March 2014

THE ANNUAL General Meeting of The Dever Society will be held at Micheldever’s Northbrook Hall on Wednesday, March 19 at 7.30pm.

Winchester train parking overspill causing problems at Micheldever

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1:55pm Thursday 13th March 2014

BUILDING work at a Winchester Station car park is causing friction further up the line because commuters are travelling from Micheldever instead.

Worthy Players begin rehearsals for Norman Holland show in April

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12:00pm Friday 7th March 2014

PREPARATIONS are under way for an amateur dramatics society’s next big show near Winchester.

Public consultation over play area in Sutton Scotney

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11:34am Wednesday 26th February 2014

A PUBLIC consultation about what new equipment to install in the children’s playground at The Gratton, Sutton Scotney will be held at the pavilion there this Saturday between 10am and 3pm.

UPDATED: Two dead in crash near Littleton

Hampshire Chronicle: Traffic problems on A30 near Victoria after crash and hail storm

8:17am Tuesday 25th February 2014

TWO people were killed after a car crash on the A34 near Littleton last night.

North Winchester villages round-up February 20

6:00pm Sunday 23rd February 2014

KINGS Worthy Parish Council is currently seeking tenders for resurfacing at the Eversley Park car park. The car park, which often becomes crowded during Saturday mornings, is challenging to negotiate at busy times and since the introduction of the path across the park it is being used more frequently by parents taking children to school.

Micheldever sculptor owes her growing business to rare birth defect

Hampshire Chronicle: Former Perins School student, Jessica Bradley, was diagnosed with malalignment syndrome at the age of 19

8:52am Thursday 20th February 2014

TO SEE her work you wouldn’t have thought she’d been struggling with an illness for the last decade.

Winchester flooding: latest

Hampshire Chronicle: Naval ratings healping out in North walls

4:50pm Saturday 15th February 2014

WE are now in unknown territory. That's the message coming out of Winchester, with Environment Agency officers calling the situation 'critical'.

Army engineers today help with flood work in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: The Royal Engineers at work today near Kings Worthy

2:59pm Saturday 15th February 2014

SOLDIERS were today building a third and fourth emergency barrier near Winchester in a bid to save the city from the deluge.

Community pulls together to tackle 'flash floods' in Sutton Scotney

Hampshire Chronicle: Troops arrive to help the villagers. To the left can be seen parish clerk, Sue Hedges, whose efforts have been praised by residents.

3:30pm Friday 14th February 2014

RESIDENTS in a Hampshire village have described the “flash floods” that swept through their homes.

Winchester continues to battle on against stormy weather

Hampshire Chronicle: Firemen from across Hampshire put a metal barrier up in Park Avenue last night to hold back the water

2:06pm Friday 14th February 2014

WINCHESTER doesn’t seem to be out of the water yet despite flood waters dropping by a clear foot overnight.

On top in the battle against flooding in Winchester - for now

Hampshire Chronicle: The flood barrier that has been erected in Park Avenue in Winchester

9:53am Friday 14th February 2014

THEY have won the battle – but the war is far from over.

Fingers crossed over groundbreaking flood defence near Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: Hampshire Flood pictures 2014

3:15pm Thursday 13th February 2014

THE unique new flood defence near Winchester will be tested in the next few days.

Winchester residents put on high alert amid fears of rising water levels

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester residents put on high alert amid fears of rising water levels

11:28am Saturday 8th February 2014

RESIDENTS in Winchester and the surrounding villages should do all they can to prepare for even more wet weather over the weekend.

Northern Ireland Environment Agency looks to Winchester college for expertise

Hampshire Chronicle: Caring deerly for the environment: Charles Smith-Jones, left, and Professor Jaimie Dick.

5:00pm Sunday 2nd February 2014

WHEN the Northern Ireland Environment Agency needed expertise on deer recently, it called on Sparsholt College.

Ancient treasure unearthed in Hampshire

Hampshire Chronicle: This nummular brooch was found in Nether Wallop.

12:26pm Saturday 1st February 2014

A RARE thousand-year-old treasure has been found in Hampshire.

Hampshire man devotes years of his life to writing local history book

Hampshire Chronicle: Mr Finn was helped with photography for the book by his son, Damian

5:39pm Monday 27th January 2014

A WINCHESTER man has devoted years of his life to writing a local history book.

North Winchester villages round-up January 23 2014

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3:47pm Friday 24th January 2014

ST MARY’S Church in Kings Worthy has applied to extend its burial ground. Kings Worthy Parish Council’s finance meeting heard last week the enquiry for the church to purchase a small strip of land from the adjoining church green.

Kings Worthy Primary School to discuss setting up a ‘walking bus’

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4:00pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

GOVERNORS at Kings Worthy Primary School have discussed setting up a ‘walking bus’ for the morning journey to school.

Villages near Winchester struggling with poor telephone lines

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11:30am Wednesday 22nd January 2014

AT LEAST 100 households in the Itchen Valley are still experiencing faulty telephone lines.

Power company agree action plan with Winchester blackout victims

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9:23am Wednesday 22nd January 2014

A POWER company have agreed an action plan with Winchester residents following Christmas blackouts.

Hampshire boat company has vessel christened by Princess Royal

Hampshire Chronicle: Princess Anne, Simon Harwood (director of Churchouse Boats), Martin Sutcliffe (chairman for Rutland Sailability), and Penny Wake, patron of Rutland Sailability.

5:30pm Monday 20th January 2014

A HAMPSHIRE boat company has had one of their vessels christened by the Princess Royal.

Tributes to retired university teacher who died near Micheldever

Hampshire Chronicle: Tributes paid to James Tiles

1:42pm Monday 20th January 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a man who died near Winchester last week after falling from his bicycle.

Hundreds turn out for controversial power plant meeting

Hampshire Chronicle: Around 150 people packed into Micheldever Station’s Warren Hall to discuss the pioneering proposal that would produce energy entirely from waste

12:00pm Monday 20th January 2014

HUNDREDS of residents turned out for a meeting yesterday (Jan 18) on controversial plans for a massive power plant in their village.

Stockbridge cross country event raises thousands for charity

Hampshire Chronicle: Graham Lovell sporting a patriotic hat

2:00pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

RUNNERS, joggers, cyclists and young children took part in Stockbridge’s annual George Skeates Cross Country Fun event over the weekend.

Puppy reunited with Hampshire family after four days on the run

Hampshire Chronicle: Made a Dachs for it: Izobelle, left, and Millie, with Bertie safely back in the fold.

1:00pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

THE FAMILY of Dachshund puppy Bertie have praised the power of social networking upon the return of their beloved dachshund.

Police probe death of cyclist near Winchester

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8:51am Tuesday 14th January 2014

POLICE are investigating the death of a cyclist on a country road north of Winchester.

Two people injured in crash near Kings Worthy pub

Hampshire Chronicle: The crash caused tailbacks on the A33 this evening.

10:27pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

TWO people have suffered injuries after a collision between a car and a motorcycle in Kings Worthy.

Micheldever Station action group to meet over plans for power station in village

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12:14pm Monday 13th January 2014

IT hasn’t gone away.

Parish council grants will not be cut, says civic chiefs

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6:00pm Thursday 9th January 2014

CIVIC chiefs say a grant paid to parish councils by the city will not be reduced, despite government cuts.

Parking charges will not increase this year, civic chiefs say

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4:03pm Thursday 9th January 2014

CAR parking charges in Hampshire city will not increase this year, council bosses say.

Dozens of residents pull together to search for lost dog

Hampshire Chronicle: Bertie, who is black and tan and nine months old, ran off near the main car park on Sunday afternoon

4:00pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

DOZENS of Winchester dog lovers have been combing Micheldever Woods round the clock in wind, rain and darkness after a young miniature daschund went missing.

Winchester watering hole still going strong after 150 years

Hampshire Chronicle: (left to right): Joe Hastings, Richard Crawford, Mark Goodman and David Brockell

4:00pm Monday 6th January 2014

DRIVING along the winding country roads away from Winchester you wouldn’t think that nestled behind the shrubbery there’s an old gem tucked away.

Butterfly bonanza coming to Weeke

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HAMPSHIRE residents are in store for a butterfly bonanza later this month.

Theatre Company returns to Martyr Worthy for special rendition of children’s classic

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THE Proteus Theatre Company returns to Martyr Worthy Village Hall on Saturday for a special rendition of a children’s classic.

Storms sweep the county

Hampshire Chronicle: Youth critical after road smash near Winchester

9:14am Tuesday 24th December 2013

RESIDENTS across Winchester are waking up this morning to the aftermath of storms that have swept the county.

Ninety-five per cent of Hampshire homes to receive superfast broadbrand

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11:00am Thursday 19th December 2013

SUPERFAST broadband is on the way for 95 per cent of Hampshire, according to council bosses.

Kings Worthy children kick off Christmas

Hampshire Chronicle: Picture by Denis Welstead

11:00am Monday 16th December 2013

WITH torches blazing and a real donkey, children in Kings Worthy helped launch Christmas.

Kings Worthy woman searching for missing dog, Amy

Hampshire Chronicle: Glenys Hutton with Meg and a poster of Amy

9:10am Saturday 14th December 2013

A KINGS Worthy woman is desperately searching for her beloved missing dog.

Easton panto still going strong after 60 years of entertaining

Hampshire Chronicle: Easton panto still going strong after 60 years of entertaining

11:00am Thursday 12th December 2013

IF anything else had been knocking on for over sixty years you’d expect it to be a bit dusty round the edges.

Fresh hope for wind farm campaigners after Government change over subsidies

Hampshire Chronicle: Proposals for future wind farms would effectively be thwarted by new distance rules

9:27am Friday 6th December 2013

CAMPAIGNERS battling a giant wind farm north of Winchester have been given fresh hope by changes in renewable energy subsidies.

Civic chiefs to drop delivery of bin collection calendars to every household in Winchester district

Hampshire Chronicle: Bin collection workers are set to strike

12:00pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

WINCHESTER civic chiefs are dropping the district-wide distribution of waste collection calendars.


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