Hampshire village pub is targeted by Sudanese scammers

A tiny country pub in the heart of the Hampshire countryside is caught up in an international nightmare which could rob its customers of their savings. The website of The Oak, in the small village of Smannell, near Andover, with just 1,330 residents, has been hijacked and ‘mirrored’ online by tricksters 5,000 miles away in … Read more

Behind the scenes at the virtual SAGs: Kaley Cuoco, Kerry Washington and Emily Hampshire let loose

The 2021 Screen Actors Guild Awards became a virtual ceremony for the first time ever due to the Covid pandemic, meaning celebrity honourees spent the night at home.  And the stars of the silver screen certainly made the most of being among their creature comforts on Sunday afternoon, with virtual guests running amok in their gardens … Read more

Woman, 37, is charged with murder of newborn baby boy whose body was found in Hampshire woodland 

Woman, 37, is charged with murder of newborn baby boy whose body was found in Hampshire woodland The tiny newborn baby boy was discovered in woodland in Hampshire in 2020 Investigating police officers arrested Silipa Keresi, 37, from Pylewell Road, Hythe Keresi was also arrested last year but released on bail as inquiries continued  By … Read more

Hampshire fly tippers get truck stuck on mountain of rubbish while illegally ditching waste

Dumb and DUMPER! Bungling fly tippers get truck stuck while illegally ditching waste at Hampshire beauty spot – before asking for their van back claiming they had ‘broken down’ Owners were forced to abandon their vehicle after dumping illegal waste   They called park officials next day and claimed the truck had broken down   Local said … Read more

Yobs attack animals in Marwell Zoo, Hampshire

This is the shocking moment a group yobs broke into a zoo and pelted a bottle at a giraffe before abusing several other animals.  Police scrambled armed officers and a helicopter to a zoo after receiving reports of people breaking in and throwing items at the animals. Officers used night vision sights to help locate … Read more

Hampshire Police chief sacked for calling travellers ‘pikeys’

Hampshire Police’s chief special officer is sacked for calling travellers ‘pikeys’ in WhatsApp message to colleague Chief Special Officer Tom Haye was taken to a misconduct hearing and sacked He used the term which is derogatory for members of the traveller community Hampshire Constabulary officer disputed it amounted to gross misconduct By Bhvishya Patel For Mailonline … Read more

24 elderly residents die in Hampshire while second tragedy in the Midlands leaves nine dead

Twenty four elderly residents have died after an outbreak of Covid-19 at a Hampshire care home, while a second care home tragedy in the Midlands has left nine dead. The residents at Pemberley House care home, Basingstoke, died in the last few weeks following the virus outbreak earlier this month, in what is one of the worst … Read more

Moonpig will bring home the bacon for Hampshire council

Moonpig will bring home the bacon for Hampshire council: Local authority was early investor in online greetings card firm By Tom Witherow For The Daily Mail Published: 22:56 GMT, 26 January 2021 | Updated: 23:25 GMT, 26 January 2021 Hampshire will be an unexpected winner from the bumper float of Moonpig. The online greetings card … Read more