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Man jumps into lake in Aldershot and swims to island to avoid police

Camp Farm Lake, off Lock Road, Aldershot

The man eventually surrendered to officers - who were responding to a 'concern for safety' call - after a two-hour stand-off. The police helicopter hovered over the lake and firemen stood by in wetsuits, before the man eventually came ashore

Dark skies and heavy rain as storm sweeps into Hampshire again

Residents report dark skies and heavy rain as another storm rolled into Hampshire on Friday afternoon

Shortfall of 4,000 homes in Hart

In Hart's new draft local plan, set to go out to public consultation, there is a shortfall of 4,018 homes to be found in the district by 2031

Former Thomson Local could become flats

An artist's impression of proposed Ham & Blackbird site development
Another business premises is likely to be turned into flats in Farnborough, after Thomson Local moved to a shared building elsewhere in the town

'I wanted to do my bit' - police bike crash man

Farnborough Meadowsgate Roundabout crash
The man was ready to watch a Farnborough Air Show flying display when he saw a police motorcycle involved in a collision with a car

Driver died before crashing into barriers on A331

Ambulance
Terry Connell died before his Golf collided with barriers on the A331 earlier this month

Dark skies and heavy rain as storm sweeps into Hampshire again

Residents report dark skies and heavy rain as another storm rolled into Hampshire on Friday afternoon

Shortfall of 4,000 homes in Hart

In Hart's new draft local plan, set to go out to public consultation, there is a shortfall of 4,018 homes to be found in the district by 2031

Former Thomson Local could become flats

An artist's impression of proposed Ham & Blackbird site development
Another business premises is likely to be turned into flats in Farnborough, after Thomson Local moved to a shared building elsewhere in the town

Man jumps into lake and swims to island to avoid police

Camp Farm Lake, off Lock Road, Aldershot
The man eventually surrendered to officers, who were responding to a 'concern for safety' call, after a two-hour stand-off

Wannabe Shots in last chance saloon says boss Andy Scott

The chance to shine is now for those looking to earn a permanent deal at the club

Don't panic! Boro out to arrest slide after Met Police defeat

Assistant boss Leigh Dynan has reassured fans that Farnborough remain on track despite a worrying pre-season defeat at Met Police on Tuesday night

Pair's success helps England in Commonwealth Games medal table

England's Ashley McKenzie with his Commonwealth Games gold medal
There were gold and bronze medals won by Surrey & Hampshire competitors on the opening day of the Commonwealth Games

Pooley must find extra gear in Glasgow

High jumper Isobel Pooley knows she must set a new personal best if she is to reign supreme in the Commonwealth Games
Buddy: Buddy Holly Story

Review: The Buddy Holly Story at New Victoria Theatre

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story is a great theatre show worth shouting about

Our favourite moments from the Farnborough Air Show

It won't be back until 2016, but there was plenty to live long in the memory from this year's Farnborough Air Show

Watch Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson in 50 Shades of Grey trailer

The trailer, released this week, gives the first glimpse into the world-wide phenomenon making its transition from page to screen
Ross Conlin, who was convicted of murdering his baby daughter updated

Father jailed for life for murdering four-month-old baby

Jury convicts Farnborough father Ross Conlin of killing his baby daughter Kiera after shaking her "violently"

Alcoholic woman spared jail after stabbing house mate

Emma Timms, from Aldershot, begged the judge not to send her to prison after she stabbed her house mate in the leg with a kitchen knife

Part of man's ear bitten off after boxing match

Aldershot Victoria Road assault
Police are investigating a late-night attack in which a man had part of his ear bitten off in Aldershot

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