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The very latest local news from around Southampton, brought to you in association with The Daily Echo.


'Inadequate' GP surgery put into special measures by health inspectors

A HAMPSHIRE GP practice has been put into special measures after unhappy patients heavily criticised it in a survey....

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Pet dog suffers horrific injuries after being savaged in Hampshire wood

A HUNT has been launched for the owners of two Staffordshire Bull Terriers that left another pet needing three hours of life-saving treatment....

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Drinking-driving, assault and speeding - some of the offences dealt with by Southampton magistrates

The following cases were heard at Southampton Magistrates’ Court:...

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Hunt for woman after cash machine robbery in Southampton

POLICE want to speak to this woman after a robbery at a Southampton cash machine....

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'Free spirit' motorcyclist who died after crash had drink and drugs in his system

A MAN died after riding his motocross bike ‘recklessly’ in woodland near a Southampton estate, an inquest heard....

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Charity quiz night for Help for Heroes

A CHARITY quiz night is being held in Southampton in aid of Help for Heroes....

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PHOTOS: Get a glimpse of Southampton's 'exciting' new play park

A DATE has finally been set for the opening of a new £500,000 play park at Southampton Common....

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PHOTOS: Southampton's lost pubs - in pictures

In recent years, scores of pubs across Southampton have shut down....

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Southampton man with axe 'lost his rag' after making 1,450 noise complaints about his neighbour

A MAN “lost his rag” and took an axe to a neighbour’s car after making hundreds of complaints about him to local authorities, a court heard....

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PHOTOS: Armed police and dog team called to Southampton neighbourhood after man stabbed

ARMED police swooped onto a Southampton street to arrest four people after a stabbing left a man in a serious condition....

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