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Patient waited 62 hours for ambulance

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 00:50
Four ambulance trusts report taking at least 24 hours to reach some people who called for help.
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County Championship: Hampshire complete crushing win over Nottinghamshire

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 13:59
Hampshire take Nottinghamshire's final six wickets on day four to complete a 270-run win at the Ageas Bowl.
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Ryanair compensation cheques with no signatures 'bounced'

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 01:09
Passengers say they have been charged fees by their banks after cheques from airline were unsigned.
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County Championship: Hampshire pile pressure on Nottinghamshire

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 19:27
Hampshire set Nottinghamshire a target of 511 to win their Division One match before the visitors close on 128-4.
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Two injured in light aircraft crash on Devon and Dorset border

Tue, 08/21/2018 - 17:43
The light aircraft with two occupants crashed into a field next to a solar panel farm.
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County Championship: Hampshire captain James Vince stars with 147 v Notts

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 19:12
James Vince hits 147 against Nottinghamshire as Hampshire shine with bat and ball on day two at the Ageas Bowl.
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Weymouth beggars and drinkers to be fined £100

Mon, 08/20/2018 - 13:02
New rules give police and enforcement officers powers to fine people caught begging or drinking.
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County Championship: Hampshire's Liam Dawson and Kyle Abbott frustrate Notts

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 19:30
Half-centuries from Liam Dawson and Kyle Abbott rescue Hampshire from a difficult position on day one against Nottinghamshire.
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Cash machine tractor raid leaves hole in Beaminster shop

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 13:24
The town's square has been closed off by police until the building can be made safe.
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Sean Ervine: Derbyshire sign Hampshire all-rounder on loan

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 10:44
Veteran Hampshire all-rounder Sean Ervine joins Derbyshire on an initial 28-day loan.
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South Western Railway workers hold fifth guard strike

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 01:41
South Western Railway and the RMT union are in dispute over the future role of guards.
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Wool rail crossing dangers 'exaggerated'

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 16:53
The track has a line speed of 85mph, but opponents said few trains ever travelled that fast.
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Tests confirm sewage did not leak into bathing water near Poole

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:15
The Environment Agency says water testing results came back clear after a sewer main burst.
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West Ham United v Bournemouth

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:15
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between West Ham United and Bournemouth.
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Crossways village: Further homes agreed on farmland

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 09:55
Woodsford Farms wants to create 140 homes, a children's play area and open space at Crossways.
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Highcliffe collapsed cliff path rebuild plans approved

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 09:20
Plans to rebuild the beach path were initially scrapped after it was estimated it could cost up to £1.25m.
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Wareham crash father's devastation over killed son

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 01:01
Jaiden Mangan was killed crossing the road on the way to nursery the day before his fourth birthday.
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Stag Gate crash: Five hurt in A31 collision

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 08:55
Police are keen to speak to witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage leading up to the collision.
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T20 Blast: Surrey & Birmingham Bears win to maintain quarter-final hopes

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 21:33
Surrey and Birmingham Bears keep their T20 Blast quarter-final hopes alive by winning their penultimate group games.
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Warning to Poole Holes Bay swimmers after sewage leak

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 17:57
Wessex Water says it has "contained the area to prevent any waste from spilling into Holes Bay".
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