Bitterne Parker Bitterne Park's local website - bitternepark.info http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=frontpage&Itemid=100138 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:28:51 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management en-gb Plane makes emergency landing; reported 'low over Bitterne Park' http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2993:plane-makes-emergency-landing-reported-low-over-bitterne-park&catid=79:airport-expansion&Itemid=91 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2993:plane-makes-emergency-landing-reported-low-over-bitterne-park&catid=79:airport-expansion&Itemid=91 flybe jetcc460The Daily Echo reports that a Flybe flight from Southampton Airport had to make an emergency landing on Sunday morning (Jan 3) after an engine failure that was caused by a bird strike. On Twitter Ian Woodland observed that the plane was “very low over Bitterne Park”. The Echo's story is here. Library pic

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Do you remember White's newsagent? http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3173:do-you-remember-whites-newsagent&catid=77:history-and-memories-of-bitterne-park&Itemid=66 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3173:do-you-remember-whites-newsagent&catid=77:history-and-memories-of-bitterne-park&Itemid=66 st catherine rdRoger Oram writes from Oxford to say that he's looking for information about his grandmother who owned White's newsagent, which he says used to be at 27 St Catherines Road.]]> frontpage Wed, 01 Jun 2016 14:44:19 +0000 New additions to bitternepark.info http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3425:new-additions-to-bitterneparkinfo&catid=78:site-news&Itemid=93 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3425:new-additions-to-bitterneparkinfo&catid=78:site-news&Itemid=93 local info menu croppedWe've added some new links and feeds to bitternepark.info to help you access information, and even report problems, more easily.

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Promoted: Your ideas start here http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3399:promoted-your-ideas-start-here&catid=81:advertising-features&Itemid=100072 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3399:promoted-your-ideas-start-here&catid=81:advertising-features&Itemid=100072 venturesome imagePROMOTEDDo you have a business, community or creative idea you want to see happen? This 12-month venture support programme can help you get your idea off the ground.

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Dolphin 'very much open' – despite rumours http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3434:dolphin-very-much-open-despite-rumours&catid=1:local-news&Itemid=59 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3434:dolphin-very-much-open-despite-rumours&catid=1:local-news&Itemid=59 dolphin steve at pumpsThe landlord of The Dolphin in St Denys has quashed rumours that the pub has closed.

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Fire halts plane takeoff http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2507:fire-halts-plane-takeoff&catid=79:airport-expansion&Itemid=91 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2507:fire-halts-plane-takeoff&catid=79:airport-expansion&Itemid=91 Hampshire Fire and Rescue mobilised four fire appliances at around 1.15pm on Sunday (Nov 9) after a fire was spotted in the undercarriage of a plane preparing for take off at Southampton Airport with 76 passengers and four crew on board.

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Bitterne Parker: Heather Aspinall http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3298:bitterne-parker-heather-aspinall-&catid=83:bitterne-parker&Itemid=100138 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3298:bitterne-parker-heather-aspinall-&catid=83:bitterne-parker&Itemid=100138 Heather Aspinall 200Heather Aspinall will be retiring as CEO of the Rose Road Association in 2017 after 22 years, and is looking forward to future adventures. She's lived in Bitterne Park since 2005, and it was her patch when she was a social worker in the 70s and 80s.

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History mini series concludes http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3029:history-mini-series-concludes-today&catid=77:history-and-memories-of-bitterne-park&Itemid=66 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3029:history-mini-series-concludes-today&catid=77:history-and-memories-of-bitterne-park&Itemid=66 cobden bridge 460Our final post about history around the local area concludes Friday (Jan 29) with some bite-sized facts about our favourite bridge. Click through to Instagram to find out more about its past. And do let us know what you thought of the series if you've been tuning in this week - it's always good to receive your feedback.

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Could you help with our What's On page? http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3424:could-you-help-with-our-whats-on-page&catid=78:site-news&Itemid=93 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3424:could-you-help-with-our-whats-on-page&catid=78:site-news&Itemid=93 calendar green pixabay 200 whats onWe're on the lookout for one or more people who might be able to volunteer from one hour a week to help make our What's On section even better, and turn it into a really useful resource.

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Half term playschemes in Townhill Park and Harefield http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3433:half-term-playschemes-in-townhill-park-and-harefield&catid=1:local-news&Itemid=59 http://www.bitternepark.info/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3433:half-term-playschemes-in-townhill-park-and-harefield&catid=1:local-news&Itemid=59 SouthamptonChildrensPlayAssocLogoSouthampton Children’s Play Association (SCPA) is running playschemes during February half term in Harefield and Townhill Park for children aged 5 and over, funded by SO18 Big Local.

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