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Jane Austen fans despair at student digs plan for hotel where she danced

Devotees of author from Britain and the US lobby Southampton council to reject proposals for historic Dolphin buildingDevotees of Jane Austen on both sides of the Atlantic have joined a campaign to save the historic port city hotel where she celebrated her 18th birthday.Plans are afoot to transform ...

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Drivers warned of delays as four ships docked in city today

The council is warning drivers that they may face delays on Bank Holiday Monday as four cruise ships are docked in the city today.

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Book explores Queen Mary's past and future in great detail

Newly updated book explores the career, retirement and future of RMS Queen Mary: The World's Favourite Ship.

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P&O Ventura sets off on next trip after norovirus deep clean

Ventura has set off on its next voyage after an ‘enhanced cleaning programme’ following an outbreak of norovirus.

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Caravan dumped in Clifton Road, Shirley removed by council

An abandoned caravan described as an eyesore has been removed from a road in Shirley after first appearing in January

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In the dock: Drug driver caught with cocaine in Southampton

A drug driver who was caught with cocaine in Southampton is among those who have been sentenced at the magistrates' court

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Solent NHS Trust and Girl Guides develop wellbeing garden

Solent NHS Trust has saluted Girl Guides' green-fingered support in creating a wellbeing garden at Western Community Hospital.

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Drivers illegally using bus lane to undertake on 20mph road

A Southampton man’s dashcam footage has shown three cars in succession overtake his Dacia SUV by illegally speeding in a bus lane

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Man takes on Lidl in Shirley over 'dumping ground' flowerbed

Tony Weafer has called on his local supermarket to see through its promise of installing bins next to a flowerbed that has become a dumping ground for rubbish

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Traffic lights down on Civic Centre Road and Above Bar

The city council has warned that the traffic lights on a major route in Southampton are not working.

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Met Office thunderstorm warning for Hampshire and Wembley Stadium

Hampshire and Wembley Stadium is set to be battered by thunderstorms today as the Met Office issues a yellow weather warning.

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Survivor behind Cancer Research UK Race for Life Southampton

A bladder cancer survivor is supporting Race For Life Southampton after seeing city researchers in action.

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Knife robber forced entry to Solent University Kimber halls

A knife-wielding robber forced his way into a room at Solent University's Kimber Student Residence in a terrifying ordeal for one student.

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Domestic shorthair cat in Southampton looking for a new home

A Southampton ginger cat is looking for a new home after coming to the Blue Cross as a stray.

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Woman due in court after man killed in fatal M27 crash

Police have issued an update after three people were arrested following a fatal crash on the M27

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Prosecutors drop attempt to seize proceeds from Christopher Doughty

The Crown Prosecution Service has dropped an attempt to confiscate money from a convicted burglary

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Incident on Shirley High Street sparks emergency response

An 'incident' on Shirley High Street has sparked an emergency response.

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Crash on the M27 due to flipped campervan causes delays

Heavy delays build as all traffic being held on M27 after crash

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Investigation continues into cause of fire at restaurant

The investigation continues into the cause of a fire at Southampton restaurant

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St Peter’s Surgery closure dispute resolved, says landlord

The rent dispute faced by St Peter's Surgery in Woolston has been resolved, the landlord has said.