Lymington, England Newswire

Lymington, England Newswire

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  1. Curiosity gets the better of Dire Straits legend John IllsleyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    WITH his band Dire Straits he gave us unforgettable tracks like Romeo and Juliet, Money for Nothing and Sultans of Swing. John Illsley was a founder member, bass player and contributing vocalist to the 120 million album- selling Dire Straits who spent a staggering 1,100 weeks in the album charts.

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  2. Missing man found hanging by childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    A HAMPSHIRE man missing for five months was found hanging in marshland by a group of children, an inquest heard. A search operation was launched by police to find the 29-year-old from Lymington, who was last seen at his home in Ambrose Corner on November 17. At the time of his disappearance, his distraught mum Karola made an emotional plea to her son to get in touch, saying he had disappeared the day after they had watched two episodes of the TV series Missing.

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  3. New Forest rivals lock horns in key Southern Premier League showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    BASHLEY and Lymington will be looking to frank their title credentials when they duel for the New Forest bragging rights tomorrow . Second-placed Lymington, whose last win against Bashley in the Southern League came in July 2011, arrive at the BCG on the back of a crushing 181-run victory over Alton six days ago.

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  4. Curiouser and Curiouser: Hampshire's most quirky festival returns this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    MUSICAL headliners Tom Odell and Izzy Bizu will join literary luminaries and comedy legends for the festival dubbed the UK's most inspiring this weekend. Curious Arts Festival, which offers a glittering array of the cultural, creative and curious, arrives at Pylewell Park near Lymington in the heart of the New Forest today.

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  5. Student to sing in this weekend's Pitch Battle live finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bournemouth Echo

    An 18-year-old student from Lymington is a member of a chamber choir that has made it through to the live finals of prime-time BBC One show Pitch Battle. Caitlin Van Den Boegarde, who is a pupil at the prestigious Tring Park Performing Arts School in Hertfordshire, will be performing as part of the Tring Park 16 this weekend in the live final of Pitch Battle.

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  6. Work gets started on leisure centre revamp - after council makes up A 160k shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bournemouth Echo

    A SHORTFALL of more than A 160,000 for improvements to Ringwood Health and Leisure Centre has been covered by New Forest District Council - and the work got underway this week. The project, which is developing the gym and spin studio at the site on Parsonage Barn Lane, has undergone a number of changes to be compliant with planning permission and building regulations.

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  7. Matthew's spark-ling catchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Echo

    Anglers heading out from local ports are not only finding some hefty summer cod over the wrecks, but also an unusual number of quality ling. Matthew Nutt found that out when he went afloat from the Lymington -based boat 'Last Laugh' skippered by John Skeggs.

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  8. Extra police drafted in after 38 burglaries reported in less than two monthsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bournemouth Echo

    Additional officers from across Hampshire have been called in part-time to support neighbourhood teams based in New Milton and Lymington after almost 40 burglaries were reported in less than two months. Properties in Barton on Sea, Milford on Sea, Sway, Hordle and Everton have been targeted, with many of the offences taking place while owners are away from their homes.

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  9. Pupils take on epic swim in honour of friend who died aged just 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Echo

    The 12 youngsters from Lymington got together to raise money for the Piam Brown Paediatric Oncology and Haematology ward at Southampton General Hospital in honour Lizzie Murt, who died of cancer in October 2015 aged 13. The group swam 2.3 nautical miles, from Newtown , Isle of Wight to the beach near Tanners Lane, Lymington and have raised almost A 6,000. The children involved are Dougie Benson, Sonny Chamberlain-Hyde, Oscar Cain, Olivia Kerr, Millie Martin, Issy Moyles, Ava Robinson, Ted Ward, Hattie Wheeler, Maya Williams, Georgia Squibb, and Valeria's daughter Delfi Sesto Cosby.

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  10. Curious Arts fest to revel in Dire StraitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Hampshire Chronicle

    FESTIVAL favourite and local legend John Illsley, the founding member and bass guitarist of Dire Straits, will be performing as a guest vocalist at Curious Arts Festival in the New Forest this weekend. John, who runs the East End Arms close to the festival site at Pylewell Park near Lymington , is a late addition to the line-up for the quirky shindig, performing with the London Whoredogs on Saturday.

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  11. Multiple Awards for Excellence in the New ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | PR Log

    The New Forest is one of the UK's most popular places to visit, and no fewer than 30 members of the New Forest Tourism Association have scooped a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2017. BASINGSTOKE, England - July 18, 2017 - PRLog -- No fewer than 30 members of the New Forest Tourist Association, which includes accommodation providers, attractions, activities and restaurants, have been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2017.

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  12. Centurion Hand leads Lymington procession ahead of town carnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | Bournemouth Echo

    DOM Hand cracked his maiden Southern Premier League century - and Matt Metcalfe his 23rd five-wicket haul - as Lymington reaffirmed their title credentials with a crushing 181-run victory over Alton. Hand shared a boundary-strewn second-wicket stand of 90 with Ryan Scott and put on 110 for the third wicket with Richie Lock as Lymington piled up 303 for five declared.

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  13. Pictures and Video: The adventure golf course centred on New Forest landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Bournemouth Echo

    A NEW FOREST themed adventure golf course has opened in Lymington - and you can even take a ride on the Isle of Wight ferry. The new challenging 18-hole course, which is part of Walhampton Golf Centre, is styled around notable landmarks of the area.

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  14. Armed police rushed to hospital after axe wielding man asked: 'Who wants to die?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Bournemouth Echo

    ARMED police swooped on a hospital after terrified staff were confronted by a man armed with an axe, a court heard. Having already used the weapon to damage a police station, William Mann confronted two porters at Lymington New Forest Hospital and asked them: "Do you know anyone who wants to die?" An armed response unit was called to the hospital and persuaded Mann to drop the weapon, Southampton Crown Court was told.

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  15. Changes to Wightlink sailings this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Isle of Wight County Press

    WIGHTLINK Isle of Wight ferry passengers have been warned of significant changes to the timetable this weekend.

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  16. Batting woes all in the head says skipper Beck as New Milton prepare for crucial clashRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | Bournemouth Echo

    SKIPPER Ryan Beck says New Milton are lacking batsmen who can "compete" in Southern Premier League cricket - but is certain three more victories will secure his team's Premier Division status. The Green and Golds host Hampshire Academy at Fernhill Sports Ground tomorrow, a fixture sure to evoke happy memories for Beck and his troops.

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  17. Farmer took his own life after suffering health problems, inquest hearsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 6 | Bournemouth Echo

    A farmer's body was found with a shotgun wound to his head after he took his own life, an inquest heard. Godfrey Mark Wallis was discovered by his son in woodland opposite Strawberry Fields in Boldre, near Lymington , after police had launched a search for him.

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  18. Uke Box Glory pull out all the stops to make music on boats and busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Isle of Wight County Press

    A UKULELE band will be entertaining Islanders, and holidaymakers, this Sunday. Uke Box Glory, a 22-strong Hampshire-based ukulele band, will be playing on board Wightlink's 10.15am sailing to Yarmouth, before busking in the town.

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  19. Son 'discovered farmer's body with shotgun wound to the head'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Daily Echo

    A HAMPSHIRE farmer's body was found with a shotgun wound to head after he took his own life, an inquest heard. Godfrey Mark Wallis was discovered by his son in woodland opposite Strawberry Fields in Boldre, near Lymington , after police had launched a search for him.

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  20. Hundreds have their say on far-reaching New Forest plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Daily Echo

    MORE than 400 people responded in the first week of the national park authority's call for comments about shaking up its New Forest recreation plan. The changes could be the most far-reaching since the 1970s when much of the local facilities were installed, including public car parks, camp sites and tracks.

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