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July 25 2014 Latest news:
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Anne-Marie Cockburn wants to change UK drug policy after the recent inquest into the death of her daughter
Here’s what you had to say about our last few issues
Hamble is all about the lifestyle - a mix of sailing and socialising. Emma Caulton pays it a visit
Semi-rural peace combined with Sites of Special Scientific interest make this unique residential area a local gem, writes Andy Greeves
People thrive for that thrill of something different so we’ve compiled some vital info on a few of the most interesting places to stay across Dorset
Great things to do in Dorset this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.
Great things to do in Hampshire this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.
Purbeck Folk Festival is inviting the good folk of Dorchester and Weymouth to come and join the party this August bank holiday – for free!
The Hampshire Hogs Cricket Club are encouraging all cricket fans to join them at their beautiful home ground in Warnford, Hampshire for a day of high-octane six-a-side cricket.
Poppy Fields is a new creative project which will mark the centenary of the First World War in Poole, enabling the town to come together with the wider Dorset community to preserve the memories and heritage of those who lived through the First World War.
Walking along the southern fringes of the New Forest National Park offers lovely coastal views, picturesque villages and a fascinating history, writes Steve Davison.
Here in the south we are blessed with the most beautiful countryside, and even more fortunately, the stunning vista that is the Scottish Highlands is just a few hours away
Tom Parker Bowles has got a craving for crayfish, and he doesn’t care who knows it
Tom treasures the fleeting season when we can enjoy this delicious offering
Spice up your month with this healthy alternative to a traditional beef burger
A taste-bud tantalising dish to indulge your special someone this Valentine’s Day
Paul Reed, head chef of Penn Hill’s new dining experience, Jenkins & Sons, shares his recipe for a delicious winter warming pudding
Fogo Gaucho invited guests to the opening of the their new restaurant in Southampton’s high street last month.
Our seafood is the envy of all those landlubbers not lucky enough to live along the coast – here are some of Alice Cooke’s favourite places to make the most of it
Patrick’s Restaurant, Bar and Event Catering in Ashley Cross has launched a limited-edition menu to celebrate the FIFA World Cup this month.
The weather is finally threatening to improve, so we thought you’d like to know where to eat and bask like a butterfly in the sunshine at the same time. Spread your wings, because Alice Cooke has all the answers
Tony Edwards of Atlas Ceramics gives us his top five tips for laying a floor tile
The decisions you make when thinking about the kitchen of your dreams will live with you for many years to come. Here’s a list of points to consider when building the perfect kitchen...
With an increasing number of people working from home, a small desk and chair in a pokey corner just won’t cut the mustard anymore
Take a look at what our interiors expert, Steph Horan, has been up to this month. Find out more at www.bluewalnutdesign.co.uk
Here, we reminisce and compile some of the celebrity quotes that really stood out in our magazine interviews
As a second series of ITV’s Dorset-based documentary Harbour Lives hits our screens this month, the show’s presenter Ben Fogle talks to Andy Greeves about his long-standing affection for the county
ITV presenter Alastair Stewart, OBE, has been reading the news for over 30 years. But away from work, he loves nothing better than spending time around the table with his family in Hampshire, as Liz Kavanagh discovered
Britain’s Got Talent started again last month, and Hampshire girl Amanda Holden can’t wait to see who will walk across the stage, as Liz Kavanagh found out
Liz Kavanagh meets Russell Watson ahead of his Bournemouth show this month.
Tips to keep your garden as bright as we hope this season will continue to be
Book your tickets now for The English Garden magazine’s new summer plant fair in Sussex
With Chelsea Flower Show just around the corner, our gardening expert Norman Hambrook is turning his thoughts to design
We take the beauty of the colour green for granted, says our gardening expert Norman Hambrook
In spite of our sodden winter, spring is well on her way