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Junior News and Mail - August 1, 2014

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Second arson attack on Aldershot pub

The vacant Lord Campbell pub, in Aldershot, has been targeted by arsonists again. This time the blaze destroyed the roof.

In pictures: sounds and sights of Aldershot Live Music Day

Three stages hosted an array of local acts at the fourth Aldershot Live Music Day

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

Driver died before crashing into barriers on A331

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

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

Family guide to summer holidays fun in Rushmoor

Rushmoor Borough Council
Families looking for something to do in Aldershot and Farnborough can find inspiration in the summer fun guide

Shots boss sets his stall for Chelsea young guns

Andy Scott is looking forward to pitting his wits against Chelsea's stars of tomorrow at the Electrical Services Stadium
Artist's impression of houses within the Aldershot Urban Extension

University to run new Aldershot school instead of church

The school is being built as part of Aldershot's expansion and will allow pupils to work with university departments

Military buildings to house pupils from new development

Artist's impression of development which is part of the Aldershot Urban Extension plan
Property developer behind Aldershot Urban Extension plans for new children to be educated in old military buildings while new primary school is built

New school likely to be academy or free school

School children
The Connaught School unlikely to be allowed to run new primary school being built as part of Project Wellesley

Aldershot in Pictures

Closure threat for Gurkha welfare centre

The Gurkha Welfare Advice Centre in Aldershot could be replaced by an outreach service, depending on the outcomes of a review this autumn

Policy on Rushmoor immigration questioned

Joanna Lumley
Anti-immigration group calls on council to answer questions on the so-called Nepalese debate in Rushmoor

Nepalese support group gains 4,000 members

Cllr Alex Crawford set up the We Love the Gurkhas group
Founder of Nepalese support group says the membership numbers show most people are behind the Nepalese community settling locally

Second arson attack on Aldershot pub

The vacant Lord Campbell pub, in Aldershot, has been targeted by arsonists again. This time the blaze destroyed the roof.

In pictures: sounds and sights of Aldershot Live Music Day

Three stages hosted an array of local acts at the fourth Aldershot Live Music Day

Daily death rates per local authority revealed

Around 34 people die every day in Hampshire, with an increase in death rates seen in Rushmoor while it dropped in Hart

About Aldershot

Known as the home of the British Army, Aldershot has the West End Centre and Princes Hall arts and entertainment venues, as well as a strongly-supported football club, Aldershot Town. The Westgate retail and leisure development was completed in 2012, with thousands of new homes planned under Project Wellesley and My North Town Renewal Project.

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In pictures: sounds and sights of Aldershot Live Music Day

Worker shares memories of old Farnborough wind tunnels

Cyclists and residents stunned by path closure

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