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New skate ramp for Yateley after teen's four-year battle

Skaters were fed up with having to travel to Farnborough to skate

Terror arrests detention extended for another week

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Farnborough woman, among four being held on suspicion of terrorism-related offences, has detention period extended again

Rushmoor fears weakness of neighbouring councils leaves it vulnerable to developers

Councillors have criticised Guildford's local plan for a 'lack of evidence and clarity'

Narrow escape after car smashes through hairdresser window

Owner of Hair First in Farnborough had the fright of her life when car drove through glass front

Man charged following death of Farnborough school teacher

Farnborough Hill physics teacher Robbie Schofield died in a motorcycle accident on June 13.
Stephen Browning, 33, from Farnborough, has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following death of Farnborough Hill teacher Robbie Schofield

Spencer Day's anguish as home struggles continue for Farnborough FC

Boro suffered their seventh home defeat of the season last weekend

Farnborough FC boss Spencer Day reinforces front line with triple signing

Spencer Day is delighted with his new strikers
The Vanarama South side signed up three strikers on Friday ahead of Saturday's clash with Bishop's Stortford

Farnborough boss Spencer Day eyes double striker boost

Spencer Day wants to reward Farnborough's suffering home supporters by unveiling one, maybe two, top strikers this week
The air traffic control tower at TAG Farnborough Airport.

Feedback from Farnborough Airport consultation released

More than 13,000 comments were submitted in response to TAG's plans to change the airspace

WW1 nostalgia: Farnborough RFC's battles in the sky

The Royal Flying Corps was established at Farnborough in 1912 and by the time of the start of the First World War it had 1,097 men and 179 aeroplanes

Airbus A380 puts in stunning display above Farnborough

The biggest exhibit at the Farnborough Air Show once again showed off its maneuvering capabilities in its fifth display

Farnborough in Pictures

The look of the new Farnborough McDonald's, which keeps elements of the former Tumbledown Dick pub, has been revealed

Tumbledown Dick's transformation into McDonald's is complete

Former Farnborough pub's change of use was permitted last October despite a long-running campaign to keep it

Tumbledown Dick campaign group disbands

Tumbledown Dick customers campaign to keep the pub open in 2008
The Friends of Tumbledown Dick have called it a day on their campaign to save the Farnborough pub or launch a community/music venue

Work finally to begin on Tumbledown Dick McDonald's

An image mock-up of the proposed McDonald's vs the current derelict Tumbledown Dick site
After planning permission was granted last October, construction work is finally to begin to turn the Tumbledown Dick pub into a McDonald's.
Firgrove Parade shops

Public inquiry hears both sides in Firgrove Parade debate

Planning consultants behind the Firgrove Parade development plans said the footpath stopping up could not be described as inconvenient as it was a "short-cut"

Firgrove Parade flare-up over right-of-way footpath

An inquiry will be held into plans to remove the public right of way from a footpath leading to and from Firgrove Parade in Farnborough

Alcohol licence granted for controversial Firgrove Parade development

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

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.

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