Monthly Archives: April 2013

What’s On for Saturday April 27, 2013

April 26, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. SATURDAY, APRIL 27 CLUBBING PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms, Milton Road. 8pm-midnight. George Love’s. Room one Billy Nasty, Ian Void, Stu Brian, Mickey Forester, Voodoo Junkie, DJLV. Room two Chris Olsen, Rob Morrison, Larry Dempsey, Josh Dunleavy.…

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What’s On for Friday April 26, 2013

April 26, 2013
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A guide to what’s on in Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Waterlooville and the rest of south east Hampshire. FRIDAY, APRIL 26 CLUBBING FAREHAM: Ferneham Hall, Osborn Road. 7pm-10.30pm. Snap Dance Night. An alcohol and drugs free dance night for young people between 11 and 16. Admission £6. (01329) 231942, fernehamhall.co.uk. PORTSMOUTH: The Barn, Milton Arms,…

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Affordable homes as part of new housing scheme

April 26, 2013
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Affordable homes as part of new housing scheme By Amy De-Keyzer April 26, 2013 FIFTEEN affordable homes make up part of a planning application for a former sheltered housing site in Horley. Redhill-based housing association Raven Housing Trust has submitted plans to Reigate Banstead Borough Council planning department to demolish Rosemary Court, in Court Lodge…

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Teenager admits house burglary in court

April 26, 2013
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Teenager admits house burglary in court By Amy De-Keyzer April 26, 2013 A TEENAGER has admitted stealing watches, jewellery and cash from a house in Ewell. Mark Andrews, of Crestway in Wandsworth, appeared in custody at Guildford Crown Court on Thursday (April 25). The 19-year-old pleaded guilty to one count of burglary following a break-in…

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First autistic May Queen to be crowned

April 26, 2013
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A TEN-year-old girl from Banstead is set to become Britain’s first autistic May Queen. Francesca Warren will be named May Queen of Banstead at the May Fayre on Saturday (May 4). The Warren Mead Junior School pupil, who has lived in Banstead her whole life, is the first May Queen in Britain to have autistic…

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Brothers jailed for £340k diamond jewellery raid

April 26, 2013
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BROTHERS who stole £340,000 in diamond rings from a Guildford jewellers at gunpoint have been jailed for more than seven years. Seasoned armed robbers John Saunders, 51, and James Roberts, 49, of Devon, raided Cry For the Moon jewellers in Tunsgate in August 2012. Guildford Crown Court heard on April 25 that the pair had…

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Max Clifford charged with indecent assault

April 26, 2013
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Max Clifford charged with indecent assault

Max Clifford Max Clifford charged with indecent assault April 26, 2013 CELEBRITY publicist and Hersham resident Max Clifford has been charged with 11 offences of indecent assault. Mr Clifford, of Onslow Road, was charged on Friday evening in connection with a number of allegations dating between 1966 and 1985. The 70-year-old has previously said the allegations…

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5G mobile phone research centre design revealed

April 26, 2013
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THE first glimpse of a new £35 million centre at the University of Surrey to develop the next generation of mobile phones has been revealed. Building is expected to be completed in January 2015 and will mean the university campus will be the first place in the world to test the next major phase for…

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Merrow FC relish historic night

April 26, 2013
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EMOTIONAL Les A’boe was close to tears as he revelled in an historic night for Merrow. The Urnfield outfit, founded in 1947, became county kings for the first time when a belter of a goal from James Blason sealed a 1-0 Surrey Intermed-iate Cup final triumph over plucky Horsley on April 24. Nails chewed to…

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Wilson wants Surrey batting spot for keeps after ton

April 26, 2013
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WICKETKEEPERS are supposed to grab opportunities with both hands – and Gary Wilson certainly has done. The 27-year-old Irishman cracked 124 to give Surrey the early advantage against Sussex at The Oval on April 24 in LV County Championship Division One. He got the chance to bat at number three after the unfortunate Arun Harinath…

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Cancer girl ‘has bounced back’ from operation

April 26, 2013
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Cancer girl ‘has bounced back’ from operation

Florrie Ward Cancer girl ‘has bounced back’ from operation By Jenny Stanton April 26, 2013 LITTLE Florrie Ward ‘has bounced back like there is no tomorrow’ following an operation to remove a cancerous tumour in her chest. The 18-month-old from Knaphill underwent the operation at Great Ormond Street Hospital after being diagnosed with stage two…

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CCTV images released after McDonald’s ‘kiss’

April 26, 2013
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CCTV images released after McDonald’s ‘kiss’

CCTV images released after McDonald’s ‘kiss’ By Joe Finnerty April 26, 2013 CCTV images have been released of two men police want to speak with about an incident at a fast food restaurant in Woking. A young girl claims she was kissed on the mouth by an unknown man while she queued at McDonald’s in the…

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Illegal workers arrested at Godalming restaurants

April 26, 2013
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Illegal workers arrested at Godalming restaurants By Jennifer Morris April 26, 2013 RAIDS at two Godalming restaurants have led the arrest of five Bangladeshi illegal workers. The simultaneous investigations took place at Thani Moon and Mogul Spices, both in Bridge Street, at around 6.30pm on Thursday. Home Office immigration enforcement officers carried out immigration checks…

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Road named after Olympic judo medallist

April 26, 2013
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THE Olympic legacy will live on in Surrey Heath now a property developer has dedicated its latest venture to one of the borough’s foremost athletic stars. Farnham-based Arcadia Ventures christened a new four-house cul-de-sac in Frimley ‘Bryant Close’ in honour of Olympic medallist Karina Bryant. The 34-year-old, a stalwart of Camberley Judo Club, took a…

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Man loses cancer fight after brother’s charity ride

April 26, 2013
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A BYFLEET man who cycled from London to Paris for Woking Hospice returned in time to see his dying brother before he passed away this week. Sam Molnar, 53, took on the four-day, 300-mile cycling challenge on Wednesday April 17 with friend Nicola Tait to raise money for the charity. But during the cycle ride…

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Henderson spying Sandown Park gold

April 26, 2013
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Henderson spying Sandown Park gold

Henderson spying Sandown Park gold By Richard Spiller April 26, 2013 NICKY HENDERSON will be bidding to crown a remarkable season by taking home the bet365 Gold Cup. Hadrian’s Approach is among the favourites for the final big race of the season at Esher as the jumps season bids farewell amid a welter of prizegiving.…

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London bombing survivor to walk on fire for charity

April 26, 2013
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A WOMAN who survived the terrifying 7/7 London bombings is taking part in a sponsored firewalk – something she may never have been able to do if doctors hadn’t saved her foot. Liz Owen decided to put one foot in front of the other and take part in next month’s event, in Reigate, to raise…

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Judge gives last chance to teenage burglars

April 26, 2013
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LIFELINES were handed to two teenage burglars as “remarkable” letters about their lives convinced a Guildford judge to spare them a prison sentence. Daniel Durrant and Connor Robson, both 18, broke into a house in Farncombe on a night in December last year – the owner waking to find her television worth £1,000, a laptop…

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Triathlon row

April 26, 2013
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THE row over the planned Vachery Triathlon showed no sign of abating this week, with Surrey County Council leader David Hodge refusing to give in to calls to cancel the event. He has, however, agreed to revisit the format and route of this year’s race, a meeting in Ewhurst heard on Wednesday. Triathlon organisers Brave…

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Elmbridge code breach councillor considers position

April 26, 2013
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AN Elmbridge councillor said he has been left ‘toothless’ after being removed as vice-chairman of the borough’s licensing committee as well as two planning committees following an inquiry into his conduct. Conservative councillor David Archer, who represents Esher, said he is going to consider his position as a backbencher after a standards committee found him…

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