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REVEALED: Southampton's Titanic victims and survivors to be honoured across the city

TITANIC victims and survivors from Southampton could be individually honoured across the city - 105 years after the ship’s disastrous maiden voyage....

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Taxi cordoned off after body found inside vehicle

POLICE have launched an investigation after a body was found inside a taxi parked in a Southampton street....

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Rogue landlords who left homes covered in mould and infested with rats fined £70,000

ROGUE landlords who left boilers leaking carbon monoxide, rooms covered in mould and others infested with rats have been slapped with fines totalling £70,000 since 2013....

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Thief finally turns up in court - 21 months late

A “TERRIBLE” youngster is back in a detention centre after turning up to court - 21 months late....

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Southampton 'lagging behind' in Pilgrim Fathers celebrations

CITY culture chiefs have been criticised for lagging behind other cities with plans to celebrate a key historical event....

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Military to march through city in Southampton's first Armed Forces Day parade

MILITARY personnel past and present are set to march through the city as part of Southampton's first ever Armed Forces Day....

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Security beefed up after M27 ram-raiders escape with large haul of cash

SECURITY has been beefed up at a Hampshire motorway service station that was targeted by ram-raiders....

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YoBike bosses to combat build-up in city hotspots

BOSSES behind a dockless cycle scheme have launched a new tactic in the battle to stop bikes cluttering the city's streets....

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The Cunard boss who has helped raise £2 million for charity

A MANAGER at Southampton-based cruise ship line has received an award for her work to help her company raise £2m for a national youth charity....

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PHOTOS: Behind the scenes at the Nutcracker, best loved Christmas ballet

ENGLISH National Ballet’s acclaimed production of Nutcracker takes to the stage at Mayflower Theatre next week - and we’ve taken a sneak peek behind the scenes ahead of curtain up....

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