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


Southampton neighbours engage in two-month dispute over cat-nap claims

TWO Southampton neighbours engaged in a two-month feud over claims one was attempting to steal the other’s cat....

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Head teacher of closed school says flu outbreak "worst he's ever seen"

THE head teacher of a Southampton school which has shut for two days after a major flu epidemic has described it as the worst outbreak he’s ever seen....

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Ferry back in service after 'technical issues'

THE RED Jet service from Southampton has resumed running....

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Vital OAP service needs a new home

DOZENS more pensioners will be able to attend a community service that is seeking to expand....

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Pub firm brothers guilty of £3.8m fraud

THREE brothers connected to a firm that runs a well known Hampshire pub have been convicted of a £3.8 million tax fraud....

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Southampton school to shut for two days after flu outbreak

A SOUTHAMPTON school is set to shut for two days after a flu outbreak....

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Drug driving arrests triple in two years, newest police crackdown figures show

THE number of drug driving arrests made as part of an annual police crackdown have almost tripled in two years, new figures have revealed....

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Police to investigate St Mary's FA Cup fan trouble

POLICE have launched an investigation after a skirmish broke out between fans in the wake of Saints’ FA Cup exit....

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Michael Jackson tribute star to play Southampton Guildhall

THE ULTIMATE Michael Jackson Tribute star is moonwalking his way towards Southampton....

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READER LETTER: Portsmouth has a superb new bus station - we should have one too

HOW I agree with the comments from Steven Judd (letters, January 16) regarding the need for a bus station in Southampton....

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