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October 31, 2018 11:42 AM Harry and Meghan: Duchess hugs 'Hannah from Instagram'

A woman who says the Duchess of Sussex supported her through her struggles with mental health by chatting to her on Instagram has said she was "overwhelmed" to meet the royal during her overseas tour. Hannah Sergel, from Christchurch, New Zealand, first spoke to Meghan on social media in 2016. "I didn't expect her to recognise me and come over and give me a giant 45

September 13, 2018 9:13 AM Woman arrested in connection to Christchurch Road stabbing of teenage boy in Southend

Police have arrested a woman on suspicion of assisting an offender following a stabbing in Southend. A boy was airlifted to hospital follwing the stabbing in Christchurch Road, Southend, on August 18. He suffered stab wounds to his shoulder and back but the injuries were not life-threatening. Police initially arrested a 13-year-old boy and two 17-year-old 39

August 22, 2018 6:25 AM In need of a laugh? Don't miss these top comedy shows coming to a venue near you

GET your laughing gear around another season of comedy in Dorset. Here is a round-up of shows not to miss in Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch. 1. First up Ross Noble brings his show El Hablador to the Pavilion on September 16 at 8pm. Tickets £26.50. 2. The League of Gentlemen return to the stage for their first tour in more than 12 years at the BIC on September 37

August 7, 2018 9:42 PM BOURNEMOUTH SHOOTING: Police flood Bournemouth street as 'shots fired' at pub

ARMED Police are responding to a suspected shooting around the Broadway Pub in Bournemouth, Dorset. Tyler Gregory, 20, from Christchurch, was driving home when he stopped off to buy groceries and said he heard what sounded like “fireworks”. He told “I was in the Co-Op in Castle Lane, west Bournemouth, opposite the Broadway Pub and I heard 45

June 29, 2018 10:43 AM Body of face-tattooed spiritualist, 37, who slipped and fell to his death while meditating on a 525 metre-high boulder is found after an 11-day search in dense bushland

The body of a spiritualist was found in dense bush days after he fell from a huge boulder while meditating. Shannon Earle Makowharemahihi, 37, had been meditating at Castle Rock in New Zealand's North Island, when he reportedly slipped and fell, Stuff reported. His body was found at the bottom of the 525metre-high (1,722 ft) boulder after an 11-day search 27

June 16, 2018 12:21 PM Christopher Chope's upskirting bill BLOCK angers campaigner as May wades into row

A WOMAN who campaigned for a year to make upskirting a criminal offence after she became a victim last July has hit out at the Tory MP who blocked the Bill in Parliament yesterday. Christchurch MP Sir Christopher Chope stopped the Voyeurism (Offences) Bill in its tracks after he objected to it being given a second reading in parliament. Gina Martin 50

May 12, 2018 9:31 PM Crusaders prop cited for alleged foul play

Crusaders prop Joe Moody has been cited for alleged foul play after striking NSW Waratahs centre Kurtley Beale in an off-the-ball incident during Saturday night's Super Rugby thriller in Christchurch. Moody is alleged to have contravened Law 9.12 - dangerous play, striking with the arm - before backing up to score the Crusaders' opening try in the 35th minute 19

April 3, 2018 3:31 AM 'Swarm of activity' along New Zealand's fault-line prompts fears of megathrust earthquakes and devastating tsunamis

A swarm of earthquakes along a New Zealand fault-line has prompted fears of a 'megathrust' quake and devastating tsunamis. GeoNet took to Twitter on Tuesday to warn there was a 'swarm of activity' along the Alpine fault, a geological fault running almost the entire length of New Zealand's South Island. The company, which monitors geological hazards including 39

March 31, 2018 6:12 AM Watling and de Grandhomme spearhead New Zealand fightback

BJ Watling and Colin de Grandhomme hauled New Zealand back into the second Test Saturday to trail England by 115 runs with four wickets in hand at stumps on day two in Christchurch. When bad light stopped play seven overs early, New Zealand were 192 for six. Watling was on 77 after sharing a 142-run stand with de Grandhomme which was broken in the final 22

March 31, 2018 5:31 AM New Zealand vs. England scoreboard

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) - Scoreboard Saturday after the second day of the second cricket test between New Zealand and England at Hagley Oval. Fall of wickets: 1-6, 2-38, 3-93, 4-95, 5-95, 6-151, 7-164, 8-259, 9-306, 10-307. Bowling: Trent Boult 28.5-5-87-5, Tim Southee 26-7-62-6 (1w), Colin de Grandhomme 17-4-44-0, Neil Wagner 20-5-69-0, Ish Sodhi 18