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Cove

Cove is an historic village situated in west Farnborough, with Cove Brook running through it. The village contains well-liked pubs such as the Tradesman's Arms and the Old Courthouse. The Cove and Southwood ward of Rushmoor Borough Council is marked out by the railway line in the north, Elles Road in the south and Marrowbrook Lane to the east.

Historic Aldershot building to provide Christmas accommodation for homeless

Old barracks will also be available to former servicemen and women who have fallen on 'hard times' or found themselves homeless upon their return from duty

Paul Jones stands next to flooding just outside his back garden in Cove school

Flooding prevention funding announced for Farnborough

In Rushmoor, £569,000 will be allocated to schemes for Middleton Gardens, Sycamore Road and Rectory Road, in Farnborough

Cove School headteacher departs as progress claimed

Interim headteacher says 'green shoots' of improvements are being seen at special measures school

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Changes to blue badge rules in Rushmoor cause confusion

Disabled motorists unsure where new car parking charges apply or anxious about using ticket machines

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Stagecoach criticised by passengers for 'terrible' Farnborough to Camberley service

Passengers say that buses sometimes don't turn up at all and are fed up with the company blaming traffic and roadworks

More roadworks for Pyestock mega depot project

Temporary traffic management system in place for duration of road works around the Pyestock mega depot development

Farnborough allotments targeted in hammer attack

More than eight sheds were attacked at the Horn Road allotments in Farnborough over the weekend, but nothing seems to have been stolen

Book tells the story of Cove through the Second World War

Army recruit Arthur Lunn's book offers a glimpse into the lives of those in the village during the war

Latest Ofsted report finds Cove School has not improved enough

Inspector reports 'too few' changes at school but says interim leaders grasp 'urgent need' to do better

Cove School in talks with parents after headteacher change

The interim headteacher of Cove School will be inviting parents to meet the school's senior leadership team after the school was placed in special measures

UKIP triumphs in West Heath by-election

UKIP's Dave Bell completes a trio of UKIP councillors in Farnborough's West Heath ward

Cove School parents angry to hear of staff changes through social media

Parents of pupils at Cove School in Farnborough were angry to hear about the headteacher stepping down through social media

Sir Gerald Howarth

Aldershot MP tried to save sacked Farnborough school governors

Sir Gerald Howarth stepped into try and save the sacked Cove School board of governors last week

Kebab shop seeking extended opening 'no longer trading'

Application for extended opening hours at Istanbul Grill withdrawn at eleventh hour, with shop seemingly closed for business

Cove School, St Johns Road, Farnborough exclusive

Board of school governors sacked after damning Ofsted report

All 15 governors at Cove School, Farnborough, have been sacked after the school was placed into special measures by Ofsted earlier this year            

Indian restaurant slapped with lowest food hygiene rating

Farnborough restaurant and takeaway Vujon has admitted seven food hygiene offences and must make 'urgent' improvements

Labour party gave £4k donation to help win local poll

Same number of seats won by party in borough elections despite cash injection

Cove Junior School - an apology

On Saturday June 7 2014, we published a story entitled 'Farnborough school put into special measures'

Skating event held in memory of boarding buddy

A skate boarding event is being held in Farnborough in memory of a young man who committed suicide last year

Cove School, St Johns Road, Farnborough

Farnborough school put into special measures

School drops two grades after an Ofsted inspection in March states students' progress is 'inadequate'

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