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An artist's impression of proposed Ham & Blackbird site development

Former Thomson Local could become flats

Another business premises is likely to be turned into flats in Farnborough, after Thomson Local moved to a shared building elsewhere in the town

Driver died before crashing into barriers on A331

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

MH17 black box recorders arrive in Farnborough for examination

Flight recorders delivered to Air Accident Investigation Branch a day after being handed over by pro-Russian separatists

Teenage pregnancy rate above national average after year-on-year increase

Reducing teenage pregnancies is a priority for Hampshire County Council
Data from Public Health England found more than 3% of girls in Rushmoor aged 15-17 fell pregnant in 2012

Police motorcyclist hurt in crash with car in Farnborough

Farnborough Meadowsgate Roundabout crash
A police motorbike - with its lights and siren on, according to an eyewitness - was in collision with a car on Sunday afternoon

Don't panic! Boro out to arrest slide after Met Police defeat

Assistant boss Leigh Dynan has reassured fans that Farnborough remain on track despite a worrying pre-season defeat at Met Police on Tuesday night

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

Farnborough go nuts over Brazil trialist ace Lucas Enrique

Boro praise wonder goal scored by trialist as bosses look to start preparing squad for new season
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

Tumbledown Dick customers campaign to keep the pub open in 2008

Tumbledown Dick campaign group disbands

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.

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

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

Our favourite moments from the Farnborough Air Show

It won't be back until 2016, but there was plenty to live long in the memory from this year's Farnborough Air Show

Watch Red Arrows soar to the sky at Farnborough Air Show

Video and pictures from the Farnborough Air Show as the Red Arrows added wisps of red and white to the blue skies

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

Farnborough Meadowsgate Roundabout crash

Police motorcyclist hurt in crash with car in Farnborough

Worker shares memories of old Farnborough wind tunnels

Orlando Bloom & Martin Kemp support brain tumour charity


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