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


Southampton green lights £2.7million grant to improve city's air quality

CIVIC chiefs have accepted a £2.67 million grant that will be used to tackle pollution in the city....

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Poland's Got Talent winner to visit Southampton school

A FAMILY fun day will see winner of Poland’s Got Talent perform at a Southampton school....

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Guard cleared of smuggling his colleague's underwear into prison

A PRISON officer accused of smuggling naked pictures and a pair of knickers from a female colleague to a jailed armed robber has been cleared....

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GALLERY: Green-fingered students spruce up Southampton street

PARENTS and pupils from a Southampton school teamed up to make their neighbourhood a little greener....

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St Mary's Church summer fair announce this year's theme

A SUMMER fair will be held at St Mary's Church in Swaythling on June 23. This year's theme is 'under the sea.'...

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DIY 7 festival comes to Terminus Terrace

DIY 7 will take place next month. The one day event is a celebration of zines, spoken word and 'do-it-yourself' arts and culture....

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Bedford Place Summer Festival to return this year

THE BEDFORD Place Summer Festival will return this year with live dancing throughout the day from Now That's Jive. Hampshire Farmers' Market will be there as well as a petting zoo, face painting, vintage and unique stalls....

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Burgess Road Library are running lego sessions for families

A BREAKFAST and lego building session for families runs at a Southampton library....

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Man downs concoction of alcohol and pills then smashes into a garage to steal cigarettes.

A MAN downed a concoction of alcohol and pills then smashed his way into a garage in an attempt to steal cigarettes....

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Two charged with attempted murder after stabbing in Southampton city centre

TWO men have been charged with attempted murder following a stabbing in Southampton city centre....

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