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Baby orangutans moving into the International Animal Rescue centre at Ketapang in Borneo

Fleet man speaks of 'truly memorable' experience helping endangered orangutans

Paul Taylor worked as a volunteer in Borneo helping to enrich the lives of rescued orangutans

Fleet prepares for carnival as new sponsor gives its backing

The annual Fleet & District Carnival will return to the town centre this weekend for a three-day summer celebration

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

12 places to cool down with delicious ice cream in Hampshire

Things are heating up so it is about time we lapped up some of Hampshire's best ice creams

Last bride married at All Saint's Church before it was destroyed by fire speaks of devastation

Mary Cantle married Richard Sansom two days before a blaze left the Grade II listed building in Church Road destroyed

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Dambar Gurung holding his two Inspire awards surrounded by members of the Rushmoor Diabetes UK group

Former Gurkha soldier scoops national volunteering award for work with diabetes charity

Dambar Gurung help set up the Rushmoor Diabetes UK group and successfully campaigned for a Type 2 diabetes education course

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

Localism branded a 'sham' after government overrules rejection of 300 homes

A government inspector has ordered that the large development in Church Crookham should go ahead following an appeal

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

Last bride married at All Saint's Church before it was destroyed by fire speaks of devastation

Mary Cantle married Richard Sansom two days before a blaze left the Grade II listed building in Church Road destroyed

Fleet Town league switch is "colossal for the club"

A desired switch to Southern League Central from the gruelling South & West division has been granted

Fighting Fleet Town finish on a high

Defender Dan Rousell, favourite to land the club's player of the year award - scored the winner as Fleet Town finished a hard season with four wins from five

Localism branded a 'sham' after government overrules rejection of 300 homes

A government inspector has ordered that the large development in Church Crookham should go ahead following an appeal

Taxi drivers to face greater scrutiny over their health

Taxis
The health records of Hart taxi drivers will be examined by the council after an audit revealed there may be issues with some driver's health

Campaign group accuse Hart of 'rolling over' in extra homes 'deal'

The council says it is just considering contingency possibilities when accused of taking 1,600 of Rushmoor’s unmet housing

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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Baby orangutans moving into the International Animal Rescue centre at Ketapang in Borneo

Fleet man speaks of 'truly memorable' experience helping endangered orangutans

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Fleet church fire: Teenager bailed as second boy arrested

Fleet people 'heartbroken' at loss of church after fire

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