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Crackdown on fare dodging on South West Trains

By Charlotte Mednick (@Lottie_Mednick), David George (@DaveGeorge96) and photos by Fred Blagden (@fredblagden) DOZENS of fare dodgers from Hampshire have been captured recently across the county, with 25 of them being convicted and having to pay fines of up to £440 – so why would people


ISIS causes branding issues

by Leanne Revell (@Leanne_Revell96) and Kathryn Waller (@kathrynwallerx)   IN RECENT controversy, the name ISIS is being dragged through the mud as local organisations are suffering from the terrorist group, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. In light of recent events, Southampton’s gentlemen club has

Southampton 4-0 Newcastle United

Southampton F.C. turns 130 years old

by Greg Medlin (@GregyM) SOUTHAMPTON Football Club turned 130 years old last weekend. The club were founded by members of the St. Mary’s Church of England Young Men’s Association at St Mary’s Church on 21st November 1885 Southampton didn’t start off their anniversary celebrations in

Run For Chocolate

Southampton Run For Chocolate

by Emily Reason (@EmilyReason3) DESPITE the rain, 600 runners took to Southampton Common on the 14th November for the event, Run For Chocolate. The event does exactly what it says on the tin, each runner is rewarded for running 5km with a medal and a big cup

Fairways Care set standards high by holding 4 separate challenges.

Solent for Syria send donations with love

by Francesca Tuckey (@fran_tuckey) THE Hampshire community came together for the Solent for Syria charity to fill a 44ft-shipping container with donations. Fairways Care work in partnership with Rays of Hope Limited and they set themselves 4 separate challenges to collect baby milk, clothes, tinned

Credit: British Naturism

Oaklands Pool hosts a nude swim in Southampton

by Katy Howard (@kj_photog) and Salma Ammar (@salmammammar) Southampton embraced its naturism by hosting a Skinny Dip at the Oaklands Pool, on the 21st of November. British Naturism is an organisation for Naturists in the UK. It is both run and managed by volunteers and

Construction is underway around West Quay for the Watermark development

One year to go: is Watermark on target?

by Mhairi McPhillips (@mhairim96) WEST QUAY is set for a brand new development called Watermark, opening its doors this time next year, in autumn 2016. Hammerson PLC, the company behind many other shopping districts in the UK and France, is managing the project. The development