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Fire crews tackle the blaze in Priory Street

Man injured in workshop fire 'in fairly good spirits', wife says

The wife of Martin Fagg, who was injured in a blaze at a workshop in Farnborough, has spoken of her relief that he is recovering well in hospital

Two horses die after fire at Yateley stables block

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It is understood the fire broke out after a hot disposable barbecue was put in a wheelie bin

Suspended sentence for drink-driver who crashed into pub

A drunk driver who crashed a van into The Squirrel pub in Farnborough has escaped an immediate jail term and been given a suspended sentence

Plan for homes on Fleet car park branded as 'insane'

Church Road car park in Church Road, Fleet. Denis Gotel standing in front of the car park. He is angry at plans to sell off the car park to a developer
Developer has approached district council with idea but there are "no firm plans at present"

Aldershot police station sell-off 'likely to happen'

Police
The site in Wellington Avenue is currently only 30% occupied and Hampshire Constabulary needs to make multi-million pound savings

Suspended sentence for drink-driver who crashed into pub

A drunk driver who crashed a van into The Squirrel pub in Farnborough has escaped an immediate jail term and been given a suspended sentence

Masked burglars raid shop for cigarettes

Cigarettes haul stolen from Farnborough convenience shop just weeks after similar incident elsewhere

Chef killed by sister's revengeful ex, court hears

Henry Stangroom
The Old Bailey was told that Henry Stangroom, from Odiham, was stabbed by flat mate Andrew Morris, who denies murder

Council News

Church Road car park in Church Road, Fleet. Denis Gotel standing in front of the car park. He is angry at plans to sell off the car park to a developer

Plan for homes on Fleet car park branded as 'insane'

Developer has approached district council with idea but there are "no firm plans at present"

Museum plan for village hall in Eversley

An application has been submitted to revamp Eversley Village Hall so that it can display and store historical artefacts

Aldershot police station sell-off 'likely to happen'

Police
The site in Wellington Avenue is currently only 30% occupied and Hampshire Constabulary needs to make multi-million pound savings

Council could decide on KFC drive-through proposal next month

An existing KFC drive-through and restaurant, similar to the one that could be built in Aldershot
A public consultation has now concluded into KFC’s application to open a drive-through restaurant in North Close, off North Lane

News in Pictures

Battle over war games wood

A businessman running combat games has clashed with councillors over an application to continue this use of the Eversley woodland

Newlyns farm shop keeps on growing and producing

Jasmine, 7 at Newlyns Farm
Ten years since opening, the award-winning Newlyns in Lodge Farm, North Warnborough, now employs 45 people

Flagship shopping centre sold to new investors

Shopping bags
Traders have welcomed the news that Hart Shopping Centre has been sold although the new owners have hurdles to overcome in order to fill empty units

Pub reopens under new management

The Alexandra pub in Farnborough has new landlady Nadia Schicchi at the helm and an Edwardian-inspired interior
Artist's impression of houses within the Aldershot Urban Extension

University to run new Aldershot school instead of church

The school is being built as part of Aldershot's expansion and will allow pupils to work with university departments

Farnborough School's £1.6m expansion plans revealed

School sign
South Farnborough Junior School could receive the funding from the county council towards a four-classroom extension to increase capacity from 240 pupils to 360

School closures planned as teachers set to go on strike

National Union of Teachers industrial action is in protest at excessive workloads and bureaucracy, performance related pay and pensions

New university campus planned for Farnborough college

Farnborough College of Technology intends to submit an application for its University Centre, which would cost £7.5 million and be opened by September 2016

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