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Flying farewell to Hawk star Harry

Harry Fraser-Mitchell, 85, was an aviation expert who's knowledge helped shaped the Hawk trainer aircraft, still used by the Red Arrows display team today.

County's businesses honoured at Inspire Business Awards

Businesses from Hart and Rushmoor won eight out of the 13 awards up for grabs at the bash at Highfield Park Hotel on Thursday

Challenge for Challengers: Can you spare a gift for a child this Christmas?

Take part in our campaign to ensure children and young people with disabilities have a merry Christmas

Joint high jump record holder Isobel Pooley 'relishing big stage'

High jump star Isobel Pooley is looking to build on her lifetime-best jump of 1.96m next season with her sights firmly set on the 2016 Rio Olympics

Woman in early labour gives birth at Farnborough golf course

Ryan Scott and Helen Scott show their newborn son Reuben to Blossom Blackwell, who helped Helen give birth at Southwood Golf Course in Farnborough following an early labour
Couple make frantic dash to Southwood Golf Course after getting stuck in traffic on their way to hospital

Local Village News

Electricity network upgraded to prevent storm blackouts

Southern Electric Power Distribution has spent £95 million on improving the network after power outages caused by storms affected hundreds of homes last year

Acts of remembrance respected by hundreds of people in Hart

Poignant services took place in Fleet and Yateley on Remembrance Sunday, 100 years on from the start of the First World War

Businesses eagerly await biggest ever awards ceremony

Shortlist of 39 feature 16 businesses from Rushmoor and Hart ahead of awards ceremony in Hook

More roadworks for Pyestock mega depot project

Temporary traffic management system in place for duration of road works around the Pyestock mega depot development

Pyestock demolition completed to make way for mega-depot

Work to clear the Pyestock site, between Fleet and Farnborough, to make way for a mega-depot has been completed

'Inconvenient' work on Pyestock roundabout begins

Demolition work at the former Pyestock site between Fleet and Farnborough.
Roadworks to create a new roundabout to serve the massive Pyestock warehouse scheme are due to get underway on January 6

Fleet in Pictures

Fleet Town at the double thanks to super Simba

Simba Mlambo scored a hat-trick as Fleet Town followed up their FA Trophy victory at the weekend with a 3-2 win over Bishop's Cleeve on Tuesday night

Craig Davis' delight as Fleet Town topple top guns Tiverton

Much-improved Fleet Town moved out of the bottom three after an impressive four-point haul this week

No complaints as Fleet Town's FA Cup hopes ended

Craig Davis admitted his Fleet Town side "came up just short" as they crashed out of the FA Cup to high-flying Burgess Hill Town on Saturday

County's businesses honoured at Inspire Business Awards

Businesses from Hart and Rushmoor won eight out of the 13 awards up for grabs at the bash at Highfield Park Hotel on Thursday

Challenge for Challengers: Can you spare a gift for a child this Christmas?

Take part in our campaign to ensure children and young people with disabilities have a merry Christmas

Acts of remembrance respected by hundreds of people in Hart

Poignant services took place in Fleet and Yateley on Remembrance Sunday, 100 years on from the start of the First World War

About Fleet

Fleet is the main town and administrative centre of Hart district. It has grown rapidly since the turn of the century with new developments at Ancells Farm, Hitches Lane and Elvetham Heath. The town boasts a wide range of independent retailers, The Harlington live arts venue and a leisure centre. Fleet Pond is the county's largest freshwater lake.

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County's businesses honoured at Inspire Business Awards

Moving remembrance events held in county on Armistice Day

Acts of remembrance respected by hundreds of people in Hart

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