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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

Police move into Eastleigh fire service base in office-share move

The move is hoped to save £500k for Hampshire Constabulary

Great War marked as RBL supports retirement home fair

Event featured a video presentation on the local Royal British Legion branch's history from the Great War to the present day

Cuts threaten council waste services in Hampshire

Waste and recycling centres in Hart and Rushmoor could be next to be hit by Hampshire County Council budget cuts

Former Thomson Local could become flats

An artist's impression of proposed Ham & Blackbird site development
Another business premises is likely to be turned into flats in Farnborough, after Thomson Local moved to a shared building elsewhere in the town

Day's little Angels bring spirit back to Farnborough

A Farnborough squad packed with youngsters and trialists answered their critics with back-to-back victories on the road this week

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
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

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

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

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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WW1 nostalgia: Farnborough RFC's battles in the sky

Great War marked as RBL supports retirement home fair

Farnborough Meadowsgate Roundabout crash

Police motorcyclist hurt in crash with car in Farnborough

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