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Christchurch

The hedges along Lymington Road in Highcliffe which have been cut back leading to complaints from residents about the way they have been left. .. (54989746)

Trimmers left hedges looking like they'd been 'vandalised'

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Norman Hudis

Carry On writer Norman Hudis dies

Beach hut owners "very, very angry" over jetty's "prison" gate

Beach hut owners "very, very angry" over jetty's "prison" gate

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Wick Lane car park behind the Regent Centre in Christchurch

Town set to ditch free Christmas parking - and double overnight charges

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Christchurch from the air

Historic Battle of Mudeford to be recreated in festival

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SCHOOL SITE: Land behind houses in Marsh Lane where a new primary school could be built despite concerns from residents

'If we don't build school on Green Belt there won't be one'

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Twins Samantha and Theresa (54635628)

Children left trying to cover the cost of mum's funeral after she died at 50

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The body of a short nose common dolphin which had washed up onto the beach at Highcliffe.. (54759563)

Body of dolphin washes up on beach

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The Wight Bear in Southbourne

New 'micropub' gets permission to open its doors

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Police investigate claims dognapping gangs are marking houses with sawdust

UPDATE: 'Sawdust gang' not dognappers, but running club, police say

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The Christchurch brothers will compete in the 2016 UK P1 Superstock offshore Powerboat Championships

Can you help brothers compete in powerboat race for H4H?

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LOCATION: The A35 by the Cat and Fiddle pub where 12 weeks of roadworks are due to start

"It's utter madness": 12 weeks of roadworks planned for busy route at same time as A338

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WATCH: Swan trapped behind fence rescued by two fire crews

WATCH: The trapped swan that took two fire crews to rescue

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Moving tributes paid to Holocaust victims on memorial day

Moving tributes paid to Holocaust victims on memorial day

The team from Christchurch Tennis Facility, with head coach and director, Rachel Lambon. (top centre). (53496728)

Anyone for tennis? Club plans four new courts and new clubhouse

PLANS: The land in Christchurch

Controversial primary school plans to go before council

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Man contacts police over alleged assault on driver

Man comes forward over alleged assault on driver

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8,400 miles and 255 days in a pink boat built in Christchurch: record breaking rowers in sight of land

Record breaking Coxless Crew reach land after 257 days in a pink boat made in Christchurch

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Sally-Ann Fowler with her father Geoff Davis who suffers from dementia at the family home in Highcliffe

“It shouldn’t be a Russian roulette every time a dementia patient is admitted to hospital"

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Cllr Colin Jamieson who was left waiting in a corridor at Poole Hospital for around seven hours as they could not find him a bed. Picture from Twitter

Councillor describes 13 hour wait for hospital bed 'unacceptable'

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Taxi tokens for disabled under threat once again

Taxi tokens for disabled under threat once again

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Car ends up in ditch at Christchurch Bypass

Car ends up in ditch at Christchurch Bypass

Workers on the Renaissance Retirement Ltd site in Christchurch where trees were being cut down throughout the morning.

Council says no to replacing damaged trees

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File picture of Matchams Karting. A planning application for a new circuit next to Chapel Gate has been submitted to planners.

Matchams want to build a totally new karting circuit - and it won't be at existing leisure park

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The Muscovy duck at the RSPCA Centre at Ashley Heath with RSPCA staff member Becky Barrie

Is this your duck?

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Angie Rattigan and her neighbour Ken Collier who are fed up with flood water filling their drives at Hinton Wood Avenue in Highcliffe.

Why didn’t council clear our drains after road and driveways flooded?

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The police station and magistrates’ court site on Barrack Road

Christchurch's CCTV centre to move to new home

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Driver who refused to accept penalty for eating banana gets £145 fine

Driver who refused to accept penalty for eating banana gets £145 fine

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Emergency services at the scene of a fire at the Ship In Distress pub in Mudeford

One closed pub set to reopen - but another remains mysteriously closed

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Views of the Avon Valley near Stony Lane at Burton. ... (47490759)

Christchurch relief road project given £25k to fund 'feasibility study'

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David Hopkins, manager of Highcliffe Castle, inside the kitchen in the Penleaze wing of the castle.

Will 'Phoenix' rise from derelict Highcliffe Castle?

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APPEAL: Refusal for two flats schemes in Stuart Road to be challenged

Residents back council over retirement flats refusal – but developer vows to appeal

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The 1,000-year-old oak tree which stands in a garden at Hoburne Gardens in Highcliffe

1,000 year oak is safe, says landowner working on woodland

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CHAMPION: Cllr Denise Jones delighted with decision to continue taxi token scheme in Christchurch

Councillors reject plans to scrap taxi tokens for disabled

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Scenes from hit drama Mr Selfridge have been shot at Highcliffe Castle

Watch Mr Selfridge? Look out for Highcliffe Castle on Friday

Land behind houses where Bronte Avenue meets Marsh Lane in Christchurch.

MP wants government to intervene in plans for new school on green belt

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WATCH: Beautiful footage of Avon Causeway will make you glad to live in Dorset

WATCH: 450 black-tailed godwits take up residence on flooded Avon Causeway

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Highcliffe Sailing Club Icicle series.

Free parking and camping on cards as European sailing contest comes to Highcliffe

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Images of the new look Somerford Beefeater pub after £250,000 makeover

Pub reopens after £250k makeover – in just seven days

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The police station and magistrates court site at Barrack Road in Christchurch.

Christchurch’s CCTV centre could be moved to Bournemouth

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The Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen cookery school to open this autumn

Craig Walsh, from Highcliffe, who is registered disabled and was rescued after falling into the mud on the shoreline in Christchurch harbour at Mudeford.

Help find person who rescued me when I got stuck in mud

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LOOKING TO THE FUTURE: Christchurch council leader, Cllr Ray Nottage (centre)

Concerns raised over options for Christchurch council’s future

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The three options being considered by councils across Dorset

Future of local government: The three options being considered by councils across Dorset

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CLOSED: The Ye Old George Inn Christchurch

Mystery over sudden closure of Christchurch pub

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The row of houses in Stuart Road , Highcliffe which is the subject of a planning application by Churchill Retirement Living for a purpose built development of retirement apartments.

Turning down retirement flats "irresponsible" , council told

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Malcolm Mawbey and Cllr Lesley Dedman who are concerned about 'dips' in the pavement on Lymington Road in Highcliffe where they believe people could fall over

‘Fix dangerous pavements in Highcliffe before someone trips’

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DEVELOPMENT: Workers on the Renaissance Retirement site

Tree damage at Druitt Gardens 'not carried out to improve view at flats'

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File picture

Burglars steal thousands of pounds worth of items from pet shop

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Harry Redknapp officially launching Portfield School’s interactive room, with Bob Lowndes, chief executive officer at Autism Wessex

Harry Redknapp praises school's new interactive room for pupils with autism

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