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Magna Carta

Magna Carta: Events in Odiham celebrating the Great Charter

A host of events to celebrate the Magna Carta and the historical link to Odiham 

Magna Carta masterpiece is finally revealed

Stichers worked for thousands of hours to create the embroidery that celebrates Odiham's role in the sealing of the document

Magna Carta embroidery ready to go on show to the public

The embroidery will be unveiled by the High Sheriff of Hampshire and will be on display at Odiham library

Odiham set to celebrate its role in sealing of the Magna Carta

Society to mark 800 years since King John stayed at Odiham Castle on his way to sealing the Magna Carta at Runnymede

Boost for Odiham Castle

WORK is set to begin on a £500,000 programme to preserve Odiham’s 800-year-old Castle.

Ranil Jayawardena

Ranil Jayawardena and Sir Gerald Howarth null

Hampshire election results live: exit polls, who is in or out and who will be Prime Minister?

General election votes have been counted overnight in Farnborough and Fleet for the Aldershot and North East Hampshire constituencies

Robert Blay and Ranil Jayawardena updated

Election 2015: UKIP's Robert Blay, filmed threatening to 'shoot' rival, claims 'BBC sensationalised story'

Robert Blay was suspended by his party after being filmed saying he'd like to "put a bullet" in Conservative rival Ranil Jayawardena

Election 2015: North East Hampshire held by Conservatives as Ranil Jayawardena becomes MP

Conservative candidate Ranil Jayawardena claimed victory in North East Hampshire by nearly 30,000 votes over the Liberal Democrats

Robert Blay and Ranil Jayawardena updated

Election 2015: UKIP's Robert Blay suspended for threatening to shoot North East Hampshire Tory rival Ranil Jayawardena

Robert Blay told an undercover reporter: "I won't have this f***** as our prime minister, I absolutely loathe him"

Clockwise from top left: Robert Blay, Mad Max Bobetsky, Graham Cockarill, Andrew Johnston, Ranil Jayawardena and Amran Hussain

Election 2015: Meet your North East Hampshire constituency candidates

We've spoken to all five candidates seeking election in the North East Hampshire constituency in the general election on Thursday May 7

Sir Gerald Howarth

Joanna Lumley at the High Court with the Gurkhas as part of the ongoing campaign for equality in the British forces, and right to British citizenship

Joanna Lumley under fire for branding Aldershot racist

The actress, who was instrumental in fighting for the Gurkhas right to settle in the UK, has sparked outrage following her comments

MP sets out objectives for Aldershot during landmark term

Aldershot town centre is top of Sir Gerald Howarth's objectives list as his constituency edges towards a century under Tory stewardship

Nepal earthquake vigils held to show solidarity with victims

The vice-chairman of the Greater Rushmoor Nepalese Community group said emotions were running high among attendees

Aid collections underway for Nepalese earthquake disaster

Rotarians, Nepalese groups and local charities have all pledged to collect and distribute aid to communities devastated by Saturday's earthquake

Farnborough Main railway station

Police break up general election candidate's canvassing at station

Conservative candidate Sir Gerald Howarth was told by railway operator that only charities were allowed to speak to passengers at Farnborough station


Red Bull factory ram-raid: Four arrested after trophies found in Horsehoe Lake, Sandhurst

Twenty of more than 60 stolen trophies were found in the Sandhurst lake, near Yateley last December

Hampshire Constabulary apologises for accusing victim of making up rape

Victim was initially arrested and accused of making up the rape, until DNA evidence proved her right

Man charged after pedestrian hit by car during 'assault' outside pub

A man suffered injuries to his legs during the attack in the car park of The Gloster pub in Farnborough

Farnborough benefit cheat jailed for 'significant' fraud

Idalian Linton, 43, defrauded the state out of nearly £140,000 over 12 years in an attempt, she claimed, to support her family

Man 'tasered by police' after Aldershot stand-off

Police have charged a man with possession of an offensive weapon after an incident in Aldershot town centre


Aldershot Military Festival events confirmed

New for 2015 will be a film festival featuring Kajaki, Fury, Battle of Britain, Gallipoli and Hurt Locker 

The Source, Adam Stacey with Yvonne Hannington, Sue Evans, Sue Collen, Sue Hickey and Diana Wood

Youth charity still Source of inspiration- despite cuts

The Source Young People's charity in Aldershot helped more than 4,000 young people last year

Junior News and Mail - May 29, 2015

Pick up the latest copy of the News and Mail for your weekly edition of the Junior News and Mail

Bob Swann of Cygnets has opened a shop in Union Street, Aldershot

Aldershot business returns to give town centre boost

Cygnets Galleries is back after a two-year hiatus and hoping to 'inspire creative thinking'

Aldershot Lido back for the summer season with new deals and discounts

It is hoped that season tickets, pre-paid tickets and military discounts will attract more people to the lido this summer