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Photographer recreates childhood railway postcard thanks to stroke of luck

Train photographer's memories of watching steam trains in Fleet brought back to life after encounter with historic engine

Fleet Town look to climb over Burgess Hill next in FA Cup

Craig Davis has set his sights on an FA Cup glory run after shaking off brave Knaphill on Saturday to earn a home tie against Burgess Hill Town

Hampshire police force faces major reshuffle

Spending cuts result in restructure of the force to 14 districts with combined Hart and Rushmoor returning to single district status

Minister to be grilled on planning issues in Hart

Planning minister Brandon Lewis will answer questions from the public on concerns of where 4,000 homes will be built in the district on September 22

Heritage Open Days venues in north-east Hampshire

A guide to venues around north-east Hampshire which will be opened up to the public during Heritage Open Days weekend

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Minister to be grilled on planning issues in Hart

Planning minister Brandon Lewis will answer questions from the public on concerns of where 4,000 homes will be built in the district on September 22

Joy and despair over plans for new homes

Campaigners help convince councillors to object to 300-home plan in Crookham Village, but they back scheme for more than 500 in Hook

Yateley and Church Crookham in top ten desirable postcode areas

Yateley and Church Crookham were ranked second and sixth respectively among England’s top 10 desirable postcode areas in a Royal Mail survey

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

Pyestock demolition work on target for February finish

Demolition work at the Pyestock site updated
Contractors demolishing buildings at the site of a mega depot near Fleet and Farnborough are on schedule to be finished by February

Fleet in Pictures

Fleet Town continue promising run with FA Cup win

Fleet Town continued their promising start to the new season by easing through to the first qualifying round of the FA Cup, earning a tie with first-timers Knaphill

Hope for Fleet despite mixed weekend

Fleet Town player/boss Craig Davis was left in two minds ahead of this weekend's FA Cup clash after an impressive performance against North Leigh on Saturday was followed by a heavy derby defeat 48 hours later.

Classic Carr brace has got Fleet motoring

A goal in each of the opening two games from Rob Carr - including one after just 28 seconds into the start of the season - has helped Fleet Town to a promising four-point start from the opening week

'Inept' council has caused threat to village, argues campaigner

A lack of a local plan in Hart has "opened the door to greedy developers" in Eversley and surrounding area

Hampshire police force faces major reshuffle

Spending cuts result in restructure of the force to 14 districts with combined Hart and Rushmoor returning to single district status

Minister to be grilled on planning issues in Hart

Planning minister Brandon Lewis will answer questions from the public on concerns of where 4,000 homes will be built in the district on September 22

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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Heritage Open Days venues in north-east Hampshire

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