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Yesterday, 10:32
Anniversary tour

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Yesterday, 09:32
Wheelwrights Cottage by Neil Howard (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0) via flic.kr/p/aimUNL. Edited with addtext.com

10 of best photos of Hampshire shared on Instagram over the past week...

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Wed, 11:48
Winchester Fashion Week on the catwalk

Now in its sixth year, Winchester Fashion Week returns from April 25-30, Emma Caulton takes a peek behind the scenes

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Mon, 16:33
Brook Bay, Isle of Wight by Strep72 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0) via flic.kr/p/dsYysw

The Isle of Wight might be relatively small in terms of area, but it’s certainly packed with things to do, views and the odd festival...

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Mon, 16:29
Tracey Curtis-Taylor

Having embarked on the aviation journey of a lifetime from Farnborough to Sydney, Tracey Curtis-Taylor is finally back on solid ground and talks to Peter White about her incredible adventure

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Events

Yesterday, 10:32
Anniversary tour

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Tue, 16:26

Great things to do in Hampshire this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016
An Inspector Calls (Photo by Mark Douet)

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Friday, February 26, 2016
Fancy a cuppa? (Photo by Steve Tanner)

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016
'Impossible'

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Food and Drink

Yesterday, 14:58
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Whether you’re looking for fine dining, pub food, a romantic meal for 2 or a taste of something from further afield, eating out in Hampshire really has something for everyone. Here’s our guide to the best local restaurants and pubs

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Wed, 11:28
Flame-grilled steak at The Fur and Feathers

A great spring offer from this cosy, traditional country pub.

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Tuesday, April 19, 2016
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How often have you heard the traditional Sunday lunch described as ‘The roast beef of old England’?

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Friday, April 8, 2016
Fox Tangley Ltd

The Fox Inn is a beautifully restored English country pub and Thai restaurant in the village of Tangley.

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The Phoenix Inn, Hartley Wintney

The Phoenix Inn has earned a great reputation for high quality food, wine and service in the past six years under the ownership of Andrew and Sisi Ryder.

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Forget grey or beige in the rear-view mirror in favour of brightly saturated hues like blue, red, green or purple

Frauke Golding, owner of Hampshire Furniture, shares her ideas for the New Year.

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Monday, December 7, 2015

The countdown to Christmas has begun: if you’re planning big celebrations this festive season, now’s the time to start preparing. Hampshire Furniture’s Frauke Golding shows us a few quick and stress-free ways to get guest ready.

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Monday, December 7, 2015

As Brits, we love to spend a bit of time cooking. Whether it’s traditional cakes and bakes, or modern masterpieces, there’s nothing better than producing something delicious for your family to enjoy.

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Tuesday, November 10, 2015

There was once a time when the only caffeine-based choice to be made by the commuting masses was: instant or filter?

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Monday, September 21, 2015
The Old Station Tea Rooms

Under new ownership since April 2014, this delightful tea rooms near Burley has been going from strength to strength with it’s focus on serving traditional home cooked meals.

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People

Yesterday, 15:01
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Chris van Schaick is in a spin as he discovers, ‘fings just ain’t made of what they used to be’

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Thu, 11:19
Red Cold Shoulder dress, £80, River Island, Winchester, 0844 847 2578; Southampton, 0844 826 9869 and Basingstoke, 0844 826 9728

Sleeves, ruffles and bare shoulders are key trends for SS16

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Mon, 16:29
Tracey Curtis-Taylor

Having embarked on the aviation journey of a lifetime from Farnborough to Sydney, Tracey Curtis-Taylor is finally back on solid ground and talks to Peter White about her incredible adventure

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Julian Clary

Taking his ‘The Joy of Mincing Tour’ across the south, Julian Clary will be at The Mayflower on May 8 2016 and The Anvil on April 21 2016. Here he reveals some of what audiences can expect.

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Adam Bloom © Andy Hollingworth

Regularly entertaining audiences in Basingstoke, Adam Bloom is at Jan Jacks Laughter-House on June 9 2016

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Homes and Gardens

Wed, 09:47
Bianco Lasa Quarzite Kitchen Counters & Shelves

You’ve heard people talking about granite and quartz for use as kitchen worktops, but what are the differences and how do you pick what to use in your kitchen?

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Thursday, April 14, 2016
Bath Road, £695,000 | Classic period townhouse with contemporary interior near Town Quay | Spencers New Forest, Lymington, 01590 674222

The rise and rise of the sailing resort, celebrated by Emma Caulton

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016
The kitchen but not as we know it: high tech design by Intoto Kitchens (intoto.co.uk) working with Intelligent Abodes (intelligentabodes.co.uk)

Once hidden away at the back of the house where all the labour of housework was carried out, kitchens have become a social space where gadgets rule says Carol Burns

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Tuesday, April 12, 2016
The rescued cottage is now pretty as a picture

Enjoy the harmonious planting in the oasis of country charm at Terstan garden in Longstock says Leigh Clapp

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Friday, April 8, 2016
These lovely hand crafted wooden keepsakes can be personalised

Sitting pretty in the top ten best-seller list of notonthehighstreet.com, Carol Burns discovers more about the husband and wife team behind the newly Hampshire-based Create Gift Love

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Walks

Friday, March 18, 2016
Tranquil scene at the ponds near King John's Hill, East Worldham (Photo by Steve Davison)

This month head to East Worldham just to the east of Alton, following part of the Hangers Way and visiting Binswood says Steve Davison

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Looking east back along the Beaulieu River at Longwater Lawn © Steve Davison

Head to Ashurst for a peaceful walk in the New Forest National Park, taking in open common, woods and the Beaulieu River says Steve Davison

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Heading along the Wayfarer's Walk back to the start © Steve Davison

Head to the north-west corner of Hampshire for some fresh air and great views on the downs says Steve Davison

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Monday, January 25, 2016
© Steve Davison

Is there anything more refreshing than a stroll on a crisp winter’s day? We don’t think so! Here are a few of our favourite rambles across the county to enjoy this season

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Monday, January 11, 2016
Farlington Marshes (photo by Ian Cameron-Reid)

Blow away the cobwebs and see in the New Year on a wander around our wildlife habitats says Tim Chambers, volunteer for the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust

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