Wyvern Technology College students selected for surveying course

Hampshire Chronicle: Year 9 students along with head of year Mrs Jennie Firth, Keith Gale from Hampshire County Council, Darren Foy, Evolution 5, Dave Crowley from Lakesmere and David Bowen from Surveying Pathways

10:00am Friday 25th April 2014

STUDENTS from Wyvern Technology College have been selected for a two-year surveying course.

Watercress Line members and volunteers awarded for Ropley restoration works

Hampshire Chronicle: L to R: Geoff French, chairman Institute of Civil Engineers, Colin Chambers MD of Mid Hants Railway, Stephen Hurrell of Hurrell Architecture, David Snow, Mid Hants Railway project leader and Terry Girdler, chairman of judges

8:49am Friday 25th April 2014

MEMBERS of the Watercress Line who restored an historic footbridge in Ropley have been awarded for their civil engineering works.

Unique health clinic to close in Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: An engorged tick could spread Lyme Disease

10:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

A GROUNDBREAKING Hampshire clinic to help people with Lyme Disease is set to close next month after only six months.

Winchester coroner Grahame Short to take on new role

Hampshire Chronicle: Central Hampshire Coroner: Grahame Short

9:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

CENTRAL Hampshire Coroner Grahame Short is to take over the running of all Southampton and New Forest inquests from the end of this month.

First finalists announced for this year's Winchester Business Excellence Awards

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester City Council sponsors this year's Carbon Smart Business of the Year Award

6:00pm Thursday 24th April 2014

THE first of eight businesses to be shortlisted for this year’s Winchester Business Excellence Awards have been announced.

Winchester butcher takes home three awards at national food show

Hampshire Chronicle: T.H. Burroughs, based at The Good Life farm shop in Headbourne Worthy, took home one gold and two silver rosettes for their creative summer recipes at the Foodex Show

4:22pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A WINCHESTER butchers is celebrating after winning three awards at a national convention.

Alresford starts preparing for annual Watercress Festival

Hampshire Chronicle: Basingclog Morris dancers at last year's event

2:00pm Thursday 24th April 2014

THE annual Watercress Festival will take place in Alresford next month, one of the biggest events in Hampshire.

Winchester University estates team shortlisted for award

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2:00pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A UNIVERSITY estates team has been shortlisted for a prestigious award.

Wickham Wine Bar proves its not just about booze

Hampshire Chronicle: Wickham Wine Bar proves its not just about booze

12:06pm Thursday 24th April 2014

WITH a name like the Wickham Wine Bar you’d think you’d get a fairly decent glass of plonk.

South Winchester villages news round-up April 24

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12:01pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A PLAN for a Gypsy pitch at Colden Common has been rejected by city council planners. Officers used delegated powers to turn down the scheme by David James Peters for a touring caravan and mobile home plus hard standing at Little Ranch, Portsmouth Road, Fishers Pond.

Dishonest bursar avoids jail

Hampshire Chronicle: Linda Whittaker: The former special school bursar denies fraud.

2:11pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

THE BURSAR of a Winchester special needs school has been given an 18-month jail suspended sentence for swindling £18,000 out of Hampshire County Council in faked overtime claims.

Twyford man to host fundraising charity concert

Hampshire Chronicle: Folk singer songwriter Darren Black, who lives in the village near Winchester, will play at Twyford Village Hall in June

1:00pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A TWYFORD man is set to host a charity concert to help fund life-saving equipment at a nearby hospital.

Hampshire village says it will not be affected by airport expansion

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11:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

OWSLEBURY village representatives have confirmed plans to expand a small airport in Hampshire will not affect their way of life.

Lane closure on M3 near Winchester for roadworks

Hampshire Chronicle: Roadworks are due to start on Monday

10:29am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

ROADWORKS will be in place on the M3 north of Winchester until next week.

Winchester actors prepare for next big performance

Hampshire Chronicle: Following the success of their Christmas pantomime, Old Mother Hubbard, the London Road based amateur dramatics group are gearing up for their spring production, The Militants

10:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

AS THEY prepare their costumes and practise their lines, there is no doubt that The Worthy Players are looking forward to their next big performance.

Winchester City Football Club to host glamorous fashion show

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9:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

WINCHESTER City Football Club is to host an evening of frolics and frocks later this month.

Colden Common road works finally completed following months of disruption

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3:00pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

ROAD works which saw a rural village near Winchester come to a standstill earlier this year have now been completed.

The untold story of Great War Winchester to be told this weekend

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3:07pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

ONE of Winchester’s great “untold stories” about how the city filled its spare rooms and cellars with First World War soldiers is set to take centre-stage at a major archaeology conference this weekend.

Former Royal Navy pilot to be commended for work during Bosnian conflict

Hampshire Chronicle: Tim Boughton, who lives in Hyde, Winchester, will be made a Commander of the Order of St John by HM The Queen at a ceremony in June

12:00pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A FORMER Royal Navy helicopter pilot is to be honoured for decades of charity work, including bringing food and hope to Bosnian civilians during the war there.

Police start to reveal past details of new partners

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11:37am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

HAMPSHIRE police have had 16 requests from people trying to find out if their partner has a history of domestic violence since the launch of a new scheme last month.

Winchester Easter egg hunt gets children hopping round town

Hampshire Chronicle: (left to right) Eloise Marshall, 12, Molly Rayden, 9, Evie Bulstrode, 9, Amelia Marshall, 9, and Woody Bulstrode, 6.

11:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

CHILDREN enjoying the Easter break have been taking part in a city-wide hunt.

New hair salon launched in Winchester following success of first branch

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9:15am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A WINCHESTER salon has been launched in Stockbridge Road following the success of its first premises.

Winchester villages could be used as rat-run for controversial summer festival

Hampshire Chronicle: Organisers look to increase BoomTown festival’s capacity by two-thirds

8:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

PLANS to use Winchester villages as rat-runs during a summer festival have emerged which locals have described “desperately unsafe”.

Management officials gather for Winchester City Football Club's one year birthday

Hampshire Chronicle: Mayor of Winchester, Cllr Ernie Jeffs, cut the cake for the celebrations (pictured left) with club chairman, Paul Murray (right)

6:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

PAST and present players gathered to celebrate Winchester City Football Club’s one year birthday since it was taken over by new management.

Winchester teacher to run five marathons in five days for charity

Hampshire Chronicle: Joe Riley, 26, of New Road in Colden Common, is running five marathons for Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) - a charity that helps those affected by Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome

4:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

A TEACHER from Colden Common is running five marathons in five days for charity this week, taking a rather unique course.

Hampshire Chamber brokers deal with Romania to provide business space in the Balkans

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2:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

THE Hampshire Chamber of Commerce has struck a deal with officials in Romania to arrange office and exhibition space to firms from the county.

Winchester midwives to provide life-saving treatment and training to Ugandans

Hampshire Chronicle: The group of 15 midwives, student midwives and student operating department practitioners (ODPs) will spend two weeks in Uganda in July

11:30am Friday 18th April 2014

MIDWIVES from the Royal Hampshire County Hospital are due to visit Uganda to provide life-saving drugs and training.

Winchester swimmers make a splash at Rotary annual fundraiser

Hampshire Chronicle: Sixteen teams gathered for this year’s Winchester Rotary swimathon at Winchester College sports club on Saturday (April 12)

9:15am Friday 18th April 2014

A CHARITY event which was delayed as a result of the winter floods saw people from all over Winchester diving in head first to raise some serious cash.

The quest for Saxon kings in Winchester Cathedral

Hampshire Chronicle: The traditional exterior belies Winchester Cathedral’s fascinating secrets

7:00am Friday 18th April 2014

DNA analysis of the oldest royal bones in England has begun at Winchester Cathedral, the Chronicle has learned.

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.

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.

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.

Hampshire Vineyard expands

Hampshire Chronicle: CROP: Vineyard manager Jim Bowerman

8:47am Tuesday 15th April 2014

HAMPSHIRE  wine producer Hambledon Vineyard has bought a neighbouring winery estate for an undisclosed sum.


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