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Car park fees set to start for blue badge holders

From Saturday (November 1) all blue badge holders will have to pay to park in Rushmoor Borough Council car parks – but will receive double the amount of time they pay for

British Transport Police named Aldershot man electrocuted on railway

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David McCann, 24, was electrocuted and killed at Camberley railway station earlier this month

Gurkhas reject welfare report amid claims the MoD 'actively discriminated against them'

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Hundreds of members of the Nepalese community marched on Westminster to reject the report that was to investigate alleged injustices against the Gurkha community

Rushmoor fireworks display postponed due to bad weather forecast

With predicted gusts of up to 22mph, Rushmoor Fireworks Spectacular will not take place this weekend and has been postponed until November 15

Woman sexually assaulted outside hotel in Farnborough

Hampshire Police want to trace a Good Samaritan who helped the victim of a sexual assault in Farnborough

Former Boro player who posed as Chelsea footballer is jailed for fraud

Medi Abalimba, 25, was sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to 12 counts of fraud and deception in connection with spending thousands while posing as Chelsea's Gael Kakuta

Farnborough woman arrested in raids by terrorism police

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The 23-year-old woman from Farnborough was arrested on suspicion of commission, preparation and instigation of acts of terrorism.

Pensioner suffers head injuries in attack on train

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Platforms were closed at Weybridge station following the incident on board a service from Basingstoke

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Car park fees set to start for blue badge holders

From Saturday (November 1) all blue badge holders will have to pay to park in Rushmoor Borough Council car parks – but will receive double the amount of time they pay for

Rushmoor fireworks display postponed due to bad weather forecast

With predicted gusts of up to 22mph, Rushmoor Fireworks Spectacular will not take place this weekend and has been postponed until November 15

MP's calls for new Project Wellesley slip-road are shot down by council

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Aldershot MP Sir Gerald Howarth wants to convince Hampshire County Council to build a new junction on the A331 to help during rush hour

Hampshire facing cuts as county council tries to claw back millions

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Hampshire County Council's chief executive said savings were "extremely challenging" but the authority had so far made "significant progress"

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Police chief launches survey as he starts business crime crackdown

Police and Crime Commissioner Simon Hayes is planning to target business crime and wants to know what types of crime have been committed against businesses

Phones 4u administration sees more than a dozen local stores shut

Loss of contracts with Vodafone and EE sees mobile phone provider call in administrators

Construction site noise 'affecting health'

Noise from building work at a self-storage warehouse in Aldershot is said to have caused neighbouring employees headaches

Deadline looms for Inspire Business Awards entries

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Businesses in Hart and Rushmoor have a week left to enter The Inspire Business Awards, split into 13 categories
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Board of school governors sacked after damning Ofsted report

All 15 governors at Cove School, Farnborough, have been sacked after the school was placed into special measures by Ofsted earlier this year            

Hampshire pupils celebrate GCSE grades

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Thousands of teenagers celebrated on Thursday (August 21) after collecting their GCSE results, just a week after A-level students got their grades

A-level results 2014: Everything you need to know

See the national A-level results picture here with our handy graphs and charts

A-level results day 2014

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Youngsters gathered at schools, alongside their parents and teachers, to find out their A-level results

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Farnborough Road in 1936, with the Tumbledown Dick visible

Tumbledown Dick: From popular pub to fast-food chain

More roadworks for Pyestock mega depot project

Great South Run: see YOUR time against other runners

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