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Drivers warned of delays as three cruise ships dock in city

Drivers in the city are being warned to expect delays in the city centre as three cruise ships have arrived in the port this morning.

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Stag statue honours woman's legacy at New Forest care home

A nature-loving woman who spent seven years at a New Forest care home has been remembered with a 1.5m bronze stag statue

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Students from across UK offered discounts to stay in Southampton

Students from across the UK have been offered huge discounts to stay in Southampton this summer.

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When Lulu came to Southampton Show in July 1974?

Despite the bad weather, Sotonians turned out in their thousands for the weekend’s events, which organisers described as a “resounding success”.

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Quadriplegic Geoff Holt successfully sails around Britain

Quadriplegic seafarer Geoff Holt MBE DL completed his ambitious challenge of circumnavigating Britain by boat after four weeks at sea.

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In the dock: Man caught with cannabis in Southampton

A man who was caught with cannabis is among those sentenced at Southampton Magistrates' Court.

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Cruise ships to arrive in Southampton - including P&O Ventura

With the cruise ship season having finally kicked in the city’s streets are set to fill with passengers.

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Inside much-loved 1980s Chaplin's nightclub in Southampton

Situated at 19 Hanover Court in Southampton, Chaplin's first welcomed visitors in August of 1982, presenting a blend of entertainment options.

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Spar owner says e-scooter parking is 'destroying' shop

A shop owner has slammed the council for placing an e-scooter and cycle parking bay outside his store causing parking chaos and customers to go elsewhere.

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Bitterne Road West home wrecked by 'arson' up for auction

The property, on Bitterne Road West, Southampton, is now up for auction as the one-year anniversary of the fire approaches.

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Residents live in fear in flats where Mark Noke was killed

Concerns have been raised over a broken front door to the block of flats where Mark Noke was murdered by a gang 16 months ago in Thornhill.

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M27 drivers warned of major delays

Drivers are being warned of delays on the M27 after a vehicle has stalled

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Southampton police use increased powers to remove travellers

Police have authorised the use of increased powers to remove travellers from a field behind a Southampton leisure centre.

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Travellers set up camp at Chamberlayne Leisure Centre, Southampton

A large traveller encampment has been set up on a playing field behind Chamberlayne Leisure Centre in Southampton.

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A326 closed in both directions near Totton after crash

The A326 between Cockley Down roundabout and Fleetwood Lane/Ringwood Road has been closed in both directions following a serious crash

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ABP funds new lifeboat with £100k donation to RNLI

Southampton port bosses have marked the 200th anniversary of the RNLI by funding a new lifeboat.

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Campaign for equipment at Portswood Rec raises almost £10,000

A community group is keeping up its campaign for new equipment to be installed at a Southampton play park.

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Southampton men's dance takeover The Big Movement launched

ZoieLogic Dance Theatre has launched The Big Movement, a ground-breaking initiative which will see hundreds of men in a Southampton dance takeover.

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Southampton man accused of planning to smuggle drugs into prison

A Southampton man has appeared in court accused of conspiring to smuggle drugs into Bronzefield prison

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Charles Hyatt professed his love for Margaret Readhead

He had written letter after letter to Margaret Readhead professing his love but within weeks, his ardour for her had mysteriously cooled.