Top tips to shop online securely this Christmas

Online shopping scams cost shoppers £15.4 million over the Christmas period last year.

Stay warm and well as the colder weather draws in this week

Brr, it’s definitely feeling colder this morning and it looks like winter is drawing in this week – did you see Hampshire Highways’ gritters out salting yesterday evening?

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Go New Forest Tourism Jobs Fayre – Wed 23 June – 12 noon to 8pm

Go New Forest (GNF) is a “not for profit” Community Interest Company which manages and develops tourism in the New Forest.

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County Council agrees over 100 grant awards for children’s food and activity schemes this summer

Summer schemes that provide food and activities to Hampshire children who are eligible for free school meals

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Helping families facing hardship during May Half Term

Hampshire’s vulnerable children will receive food vouchers this May Half Term (31 May – 4 June)

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Month-Long Crackdown on Drivers Not Wearing Seatbelts is Launched

If you are involved in a collision and not wearing a seatbelt, the force you will hit the windscreen is approximately 30 to 60 times your own body weight.

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Hampshire Highways teams tackle cold snap

With the current cold snap likely to last until Sunday, Hampshire Highways winter vehicles will be out again across the county

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Waste and recycling in New Forest – Chance to comment

On 12 November the chance for the public to comment on a new waste and recycling service for the New Forest district starts.

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Caution urged as the deadliest month for New Forest animal accidents approaches

As the nights draw in, drivers using New Forest roads are reminded that animal accidents increase in the lead up to Christmas, with November being the deadliest month for livestock.

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Appeal for people to respect and care for the Forest during high fire risk weekend

New Forest organisations are appealing to people to please respect and care for the National Park and follow the New Forest code.