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How floatation therapy is helping police officers with PTSD
Flotation rest therapy sessions are helping officers from Hampshire Constabulary cope with PTSD.
Goshawks: The rare bird of prey returns to the New Forest
The number of rare goshawks in the New Forest has doubled in the last eight years.

The Phantom of the Forest returns

Goshawks: The rare bird of prey returns to the New Forest
A rare bird of prey, which was once close to extinction, has seen its numbers double in the New Forest.

There were 20 goshawk breeding pairs recorded in 2011 in Hampshire, Forestry England says there are now 40 pairs. 

The woodland raptors are nicknamed the 'Phantoms of the Forest' due to their elusive nature. 

See more on Inside Out South on BBC One in the south of England on Monday September 7 at 19:30 GMT and on the BBC iPlayer here.
Portsmouth v Southampton: Horse punched by fan amid derby disorder
The man is filmed hitting the animal before being grabbed by police officers as he tries to escape.

GWR offers alternative trains after Thomas Cook collapse

Andrew Segal

BBC South West

GWR passengers affected by the collapse of Thomas Cook can use alternative services on its routes, the South West and West of England rail operator says.

Bosses said those "unable to make their booked train will be permitted to travel on the next suitable service by providing reasonable evidence of a Thomas Cook booking".

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Meanwhile, the rail operator is calling out to Thomas Cook employees, saying it "would love to hear" from those affected as part of moves to recruit new staff.

The tour operator's failure puts 22,000 jobs at risk worldwide, including 9,000 in the UK.

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Southampton teens produce rap video to stop knife crime
Hampshire Constabulary has teamed up with a group of teenagers to produce a rap about the dangers of knife crime.

The Follies of Highclere Castle

Hugh Bonneville talks with Lady Canarvon and Architectural Historian, Gywnn Hedley.

Hugh Bonneville speaks to two members of staff at Highclere

Head of Maintenance, Pat, and Carpenter, Josh, shares stories past and present.