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Objector says it is ‘sacrilege’ to develop Dolphin Hotel

A Southampton resident has said it is ‘sacrilege’ to turn the Dolphin Hotel into student accommodation ahead of the planning approval.

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Southampton activity centres could close in cuts plan

Southampton City Council have revealed plans which could see two activity centres close in plans to save more than £40 million.

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Lane blocked on M27 causing motorway delays

Drivers warned as lane blocked on M27 causing delays

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Southampton man died of mixed drug overdose, inquest hears

An inquest has opened into the death of a Southampton man who was discovered dead in his home.

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In the dock: Man caught with knife on Above Bar Street, Southampton

A man who was caught with a knife on Above Bar Street is among those who have been sentenced at Southampton Magistrates' Court.

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How Thornhill's Hinkler Road got its name

On a foggy day more than 90 years ago, Bert Hinkler embarked on a historic mission to set a new record for the journey from England to Australia.

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Bitterne Manor Primary School loses Outstanding Ofsted rating

A Southampton primary school previously given an ‘Outstanding’ rating has been told it’s ‘Good’ by Ofsted.

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Hundreds gather for funeral of Southampton Sikh 'matriarch'

A funeral has been held for Gurmit Kaur Bhakar, a Sikh ‘matriarch’ with 30 great grandchildren and an ‘unforgettable smile.’

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Southampton City Council needs to find £10m to sort finances

Southampton City Council's plans to plug a £42m financial black hole next year fall short by more than £10m, a new report has suggested.

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All the cruise ships sailing into Southampton this weekend

Here is the list of cruise ships arriving in Southampton this week

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Police seize 'large quantity' of drugs from boat on River Itchen

Hampshire Constabulary has seized a 'large quantity' of drugs from a boat on the River Itchen after suspicious activity was reported on Monday morning.

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Drivers warned as animals on carriageway on M27

Drivers are being warned as animals are on carriageway.

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Severe delays and all lanes blocked on A31 - this is why

Drivers warned of severe delays and all lanes blocked on M27 after crash

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Met Office issues yellow warning for rain for Southampton

A weather warning has been issued for Southampton, Hampshire and the South West as travel and infrastructure could be impacted.

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Emergency services attend building site on High Street, Southampton

Firefighters, paramedics and police have all attended an incident at a building site on High Street, Southampton.

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Beaulieu Abbey 800th anniversary fete attracted thousands

Money raised by the annual event on July 18, 2004, was around £10,000

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Woman says technology has transformed dementia mum's life

A Southampton woman has said technology has transformed the life of her mother who has dementia

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The Juniper Berry pub in Southampton could become flats

A historic city centre pub could be transformed into flats if newly announced plans are approved

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Fareham flats and shops worth £1m to go under the hammer

A freehold block of seven shops and seven flats in Fareham is being auctioned this month with a guide price of £1 million

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Donna Jones to give out £500k to tackle ant-social behaviour

The Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones, has revealed that more than 25 projects are to get a £500K cash injection to tackle anti-social behaviour.