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Lloyds Bank closure in North Camp deemed 'real blow' to residents

The Lynchford Road branch will close in October, leaving only one bank in the village, which councillors say will be inconvenient for both the public and businesses

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

Police release e-fit after conman demands £200 from pensioner

Elderly woman in Farnborough was told to pay £200 for non-existent work on her guttering

Farnborough teenager was 'calm' day before taking his life, inquest hears

The family of Shaun Howcroft, 17, tell coroner he was 'getting on very well' and had only 'slight problems' in his work and relationship

Volunteer needed to keep Farnborough lunch club open

The club is the only social interaction some members get, but is facing closure if current organiser Kathy Smith cannot find a helping hand

Farnborough FC run the rule over an international captain - and Raheem Sterling!

Spencer Day continues his disjointed pre-season campaign with a trip to AFC Totton on Saturday after a disappointing 2-1 home defeat by Egham Town

Don't read anything into fixture release, warns Farnborough FC boss Spencer Day

Farnborough are due to start their Ryman Premier division season with a trip to Kent to face VCD Athletic - but could yet face relegation

Slough friendly could be 'total chaos' admits Farnborough FC boss Spencer Day

A plethora of trailists, many of which local, will be looking to earn themselves a contract at Farnborough when Slough Town visit for the start of the pre-season campaign on Saturday

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

RAF Red Arrows seen landing in Farnborough during display season

Iconic Spitfires return evokes memories of plane's development

Music lovers get their groove on at Picnic to Music in the Park

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