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Junior News and Mail - October 7, 2015

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'Controlled' fires on army land concern residents

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Firefighters were twice called out to land near the AAIB in Farnborough, having tackled a fire on Yateley Common a day earlier

District nurse 'outraged' at £100 parking fine during emergency visit

Elizabeth Dodds, 60, said the fine was 'totally immoral and wrong' as it could have been a life or death situation

Beautiful gesture grows out of appeal to flower shop

A cancer patient's recovery was helped by a generous Farnborough florist, which donated a different flower each week to be delivered to her in hospital

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Once in a blood moon...Spencer Day's Farnborough shine at last

Two goals from Bobbie Dale helped Farnborough to a 2-1 home victory over Bognor Regis Town on Monday night - their first win since the season opener against Lewes

Ryan Scott apologises to Farnborough fans after shock U-turn, as boss addresses fans on forum

Ryan Scott stepped down from his new role of player assistant/manager at Cherrywood Road on Tuesday, citing personal reasons

Cup derby defeat sees Farnborough crash out - but Fleet Town go through

Farnborough manager Spencer Day saw positives in a 3-0 Hampshire Senior Cup defeat, while two goals from Simba Mlambo helped Fleet Town breeze past Bashley

RAF Red Arrows seen landing in Farnborough during display season

The Red Arrows flew over Farnborough before coming in to land ahead of a display in Southsea on Friday

Airport 'listens to neighbours' concerns' in redesign of flight paths

Farnborough Airport
Farnborough Airport report says there will be fewer aircraft flying over Fleet and Church Crookham, but other villages to the west of the airport will experience and increase

Consultation under way on Rushmoor draft local plan

Rushmoor Borough Council
The Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership says Farnborough forms the core of a science and technology corridor

Farnborough in Pictures

Farnborough Road in 1936, with the Tumbledown Dick visible

Tumbledown Dick: From popular pub to fast-food chain

Get Hampshire takes a look back at the Tumbledown Dick's past as the former pub officially opened as a McDonald's this week

New Tumbledown McDonald's opens its doors to public

The new McDonald's drive-thru restaurant opened this week, replacing the former Tumbledown Dick pub

Tumbledown Dick's transformation into McDonald's is complete

The look of the new Farnborough McDonald's, which keeps elements of the former Tumbledown Dick pub, has been revealed
Former Farnborough pub's change of use was permitted last October despite a long-running campaign to keep it
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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

Farnborough footpath closure objections thrown out by transport secretary

CGI of proposed hotel at Firgrove Parade, Farnborough
Councillors have been told that work at Firgrove Parade is due to start soon after approval was given by the secretary of state for transport

Public inquiry hears both sides in Firgrove Parade debate

Firgrove Parade shops
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"

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

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