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Westquay are advertising a Jamie Oliver restaurant - but it may never open

UNCERTAINTY hangs over a celebrity chef’s plans to open a restaurant in Southampton....

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Civic chiefs discuss the possibility of 'drug consumption rooms' in Southampton

OPENING European-style ‘drug-taking rooms’ in Southampton could help stop diseases spreading in the city, according to a health expert....

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Big hair and an even bigger heart as Hairspray returns to Southampton

COMIC Norman Pace, best known as one half of the popular duo Hale and Pace will star as Wilbur Turnblad when the major UK tour of smash hit musical Hairspray arrives at Mayflower Theatre next week....

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Police boss will "consider the evidence” over city drug-taking rooms

A TOP ranking Hampshire police boss has said the force will “consider the evidence” before making a decision on possible drug-taking rooms in Southampton....

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PHOTOS AND VIDEO: Police dog units called and buildings cordoned off after man stabbed in street

POLICE have cordoned off a Southampton home after an 'incident' this morning....

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'Shooting galleries' for drug taking could be introduced to Southampton

EUROPEAN-style ‘drug-taking rooms’ could be set up in Southampton in a bid to tackle dangerous drug litter on the city’s streets....

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LAST NIGHT'S REVIEW: Sunset Boulevard, Mayflower Theatre

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New 'members-only' petrol station could be on its way to Southampton

A WHOLESALE giant has lodged plans to build an exclusive petrol station in Southampton....

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World's largest inflatable assault course returning to Southampton

SOUTHAMPTON adrenaline junkies have another chance to try the world's largest inflatable assault course - and could reach speeds of up to 40mph on a slide....

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PHOTOS: Southampton school closed due to bomb threat

A SOUTHAMPTON school is closed due a bomb threat....

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