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Fire crews tackle the blaze in Priory Street

Explosions heard by neighbours of workshop fire

A man was taken to hospital with second degree burns after a workshop fire in Farnborough

Farnborough man killed in Gloucestershire crash is named

37-year-old Farnborough man killed near Northleach in Gloucestershire named as Graeme Andrews

Toddler airlifted to hospital with head injuries after fall

The air ambulance was scrambled to the scene in Farnborough
The air ambulance was scrambled to Osborne Road play area, in Farnborough, on Thursday to reports a toddler had suffered head injuries after a fall in the area

Developers 'letting people down' over affordable housing, says councillor

Criticism comes after Rushmoor Borough Council agrees to a development without any affordable housing

Man left with severe burns after workshop fire

More than 30 firefighters dealt with the blaze in Priory Street and a 50-year-old man was taken to hospital by ambulance

Boro ready to bring out survival party hats

Farnborough are on the cusp of safety after an impressive home victory on Tuesday night - but their achievement was watched by a record low crowd

Fools if you think it's over, Boro!

Spencer Day couldn't resist an April Fool's prank on Farnborough fans, but it was no laughing matter on the pitch this week as his side suffered back-to-back defeats

Recap: Non-League football registration deadline day

It is the last day for non league clubs to make signings and we’ll have all the latest news in our live blog
Premier Inn

Alcohol licence granted for controversial Firgrove Parade development

Rushmoor Borough Council has approved a premises licence for a new Beefeater and Premier Inn in Farnborough

Trees felled as Firgrove Parade protesters look on

Protester Elaine Grieveson makes a stand against the felling of trees and development of Firgrove Parade
Local people stage protest against felling of trees on green earmarked for controversial hotel development

Protesters hold rally as trees are chopped down

Business owners angry at proposed development and the loss of trees at Firgrove Parade - Shop owner Debbie Price with restaurant owner Yogendra Sing Limbu and employee R.K. Thapa
Firgrove Parade business owners and residents hold rally as trees began to be felled on a green earmarked for development

Farnborough in Pictures

An image mock-up of the proposed McDonald's vs the current derelict Tumbledown Dick site

Work finally to begin on Tumbledown Dick McDonald's

After planning permission was granted last October, construction work is finally to begin to turn the Tumbledown Dick pub into a McDonald's.

Plans unveiled to turn Farnborough pub into flats

There are plans to close another Rushmoor pub and redevelop it as Inland Homes announces a 62-apartment scheme for the Ham & Blackbird

Concerns over site of proposed KFC

Neighbours have raised concerns over traffic, noise and proximity to schools of a new fast food restaurant and drive-through in Aldershot
Roadworks on the Ively Rd, Farnborough, which is due to be closed during the next two weekends

Main road closed at weekends to 'future proof' the network

Closure of the road that links Farnborough Airport and the town centre will cause 'inconvenience'

Consultation launched on airspace rules as airport aims to double flight numbers

Farnborough Airport
TAG Farnborough Airport would like residents and stakeholders to comment on proposals for new airspace rules, aimed at reducing noise

Airport makes bid for new measures to reduce noise

TAG Farnborough Airport will apply to change rules controlling its airspace in an attempt to cause less disturbance for the site's neighbours

About Farnborough

Farnborough is situated in the borough of Rushmoor in north-east Hampshire. Famous for being the birthplace of modern aviation, flying enthusiasts come to visit the Farnborough International Airshow and Farnborough Air Sciences Trust museum. A multi-million pound regeneration of the town centre is aimed at attracting new investment.

Videos & Photos

Fire crews tackle the blaze in Priory Street

Explosions heard by neighbours of workshop fire

Masked burglars raid shop for cigarettes

Ali Wilson is running the marathon for Christopher's Smile charity

Hampshire marathon runners raise money for good causes


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