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Community united in Farnborough sports day

Diverse range of participants in annual sports day aimed at bringing residents together

New homebuilding rule book for developers to protect residents

Rushmoor Borough Council
The Rushmoor Good Homes Charter will list 'good practice' and planning rules for developers building homes in the borough

'Peeping Tom' spied on women through windows in Farnborough

Winchester Crown Court
Michael Brooks, who targeted a series of women in Farnborough, has been sentenced in court

Developer submits fresh Ham & Blackbird plans amid residents' concerns

Farnborough resident claims town "can't take anymore" homes as developer submits fresh plans to demolish the Ham & Blackbird to make way for 62 flats

Shopper slams 'insulting' £5 compensation after finding live maggot in baguette

Robert Pullen found a "wriggling" maggot in a baguette he bought from the baked in store section of Aldershot Co-Operative

Farnborough FC 'due some FA Cup success', Day believes

Spencer Day goes in search of his first FA Cup victory in nearly three years as Farnborough manager when he takes his side to Brackley Town on Saturday

Ferrell revelling in role as Farnborough's 'old man'... at 23!

Captain Lewis Ferrell with be looking to lead his young Farnborough side to victory against his former club, Staines Town, on Saturday

Spencer Day looking to 'freshen up' Farnborough FC squad

Spencer Day is streamlining his Boro squad to make way for a midfield and striker targets
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

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
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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