Saturday Nov 23
Plans for 64-bed care home in Verwood refused
PLANS for a large care home among bungalows in Verwood have been turned down, with councillors agreeing with residents it would encroach on their homes.
Staff and Children at Breamore Primary School get into character dressed as their heroes
THEY became superheroes for a day, zipped themselves in to onesies and brought their bears in to school for a Book at Bedtime.
Verwood care home plan rejected as being 'overbearing'
PLANNING permission has been refused for a 68 bed care home on the site of a caravan storage depot in Ringwood Road, Verwood.
Verwood RFC suffer another defeat
Wimborne 3rds cruised to a bonus-point win at Leigh Park leaving Verwood ninth in the league table, only ahead of Wincanton.
Sex offender jailed for nine months
A LONELY churchgoer befriended by a Christian couple in Verwood has been jailed after sending explicit messages to their teenage son on Facebook.
Coming to a standstill for heroes
VILLAGES and towns across the New Forest came to a standstill on Sunday as thousands of people paid tribute to the county's fallen heroes.
POLICE in Verwood say crime and antisocial behaviour has fallen thanks to a targeted operation.
Operation Keeper was launched in July to crack down on antisocial behaviour by introducing a Section 30 dispersal order to remove troublesome teenagers.
Care home scheme is slammed
NEIGHBOURS have blasted plans for a 64-bed care home in Verwood, fearing it would overlook and overshadow their properties.
Crime halves in Verwood since summer crackdown on anti-social behaviour
The force launched Operation Keeper in July after a spike in low-level crime and anti-social behaviour in the town centre and Potterne Park .