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Places

Mon, 15:33

With stories of witches and smugglers, visitors have always had a fascination with Burley. However this pretty New Forest village has much more to offer than myths and legends says Claire Pitcher

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Mon, 15:28
Hattingley Wines

Nancy Judge takes a look at our premium crops that are ripe for the picking

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Youth theatre production company RicNic Hampshire returns to the Theatre Royal, Winchester, this August for a performance of the timeless Broadway classic, Guys and Dolls!

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Friday, August 19, 2016
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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Friday, August 12, 2016
Family fun in the walled gardens of Basing House (Photo: Hampshire County Council)

Brewhouses, bees, bakeries (and bats)... The stories behind the town discovered by Emma Caulton

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Events

Wed, 09:41

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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Monday, July 25, 2016

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

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Monday, June 27, 2016
Summer Steam Soiree

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

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Zizi Strallen as Mary Poppins (Photo by Johan Persson)

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

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Friday, April 29, 2016
Anniversary tour

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, 11:11

Nail the barbeque banquet with these lamb, aubergine and halloumi kebabs

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Ad Feature: Palm Panasia

Yesterday, 10:23
Palm Panasia

Dining at Palm Pan Asia takes you on a culinary journey through Thailand and South East Asia...

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Mon, 15:38
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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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Mon, 15:34

The Hampshire Life Food & Drink Awards returns for the eleventh year and the 2016 event is set to be bigger than ever. Taking place at The Elvetham Hotel in Hartley Wintney, the 2016 awards welcome more categories and provide a chance for more people to celebrate the successes with us.

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Mon, 15:28
Hattingley Wines

Nancy Judge takes a look at our premium crops that are ripe for the picking

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Sponsored Articles


Monday, August 1, 2016
Milan

Welcome to Milan Italian Restaurant. We have built up our reputation due to the wide range of meat, pasta, pizza and seafood dishes, our great customer service and open top kitchen.

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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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People

Mon, 15:46

Leaving the bright lights of London to set up home in a Hampshire cottage is a dream for many - and one that has been realised by Flora Rigg who has combined the move with her new textile business Flossie and Bumble

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Jenny Hill-Norton

Each individual artists in their own right, it isn’t until these four Hampshire women come together that their true creativity sparks. Sandra Smith pays art group, Just Four a visit to learn more about mixing working with pleasure

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Claire Gill Seascape

Lymington’s Coastal Gallery will be hosting a major exhibition of work by nationally acclaimed artists this summer, as it takes part in the ever-popular Hampshire Open Studios 2016.

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Friday, July 22, 2016
Nicola Groves (Photo: onEdition)

With London 2012 just a distant memory, all eyes are now on this year’s Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro. Viv Micklefield tracked down some of the county’s elite athletes hoping to bring home a medal

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Monday Night Football with Ed Chamberlin © Sky Sports/Andi Southam

Some of Hampshire’s best known personalities have revealed what they most love about the county. Here, we compile some quotes from our interviews over the years

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Homes and Gardens

Friday, August 19, 2016
South Green House, Southwold

From seaside escapes to eco-friendly self-builds, take a tour of three motivating and beautiful renovations that will give you serious house envy

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Friday, August 12, 2016

If you’re into festivals, sunshine and green industries, the Isle of Wight calls, suggests Emma Caulton

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016
The elegant Georgian symmetrical frontage of Buckland Manor

Do you believe in ghosts? Jamie Dutton Forshaw didn’t. Then he bought Buckland Manor. Emma Caulton visited

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Reclamation yards will have great vintage garden furniture - but be prepared to do some remedial work

It’s the room we will be sitting in more than any other this month (we hope) so why not fill your garden with antiques, asks Carol Burns

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Picture by William Goddard Photography

From beautiful barn conversions and Georgian mansions to fairytale cottages, we take a look at the inspirational interiors of three stunning homes in England

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Walks

Tuesday, August 2, 2016
The duck pond at Upton Grey © Steve Davison

Explore the countryside around Upton Grey and discover one of the most complete Gertrude Jekyll gardens in the UK says Steve Davison

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Coastal views from the Solent Way on the way to Keyhaven © Steve Davison

Head to Milford on Sea this month for a long, coastal walk with great views says Steve Davison

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Tuesday, May 24, 2016
From the path there is a great view of Deane House (private) where Jane met Tom LeFroy © Steve Davison

Head to the west of Basingstoke for a walk in Jane Austen country says Steve Davison

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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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