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Moo-ving on up! Beauty salon which began in Farnham to open seventh franchise in Winchester

Hampshire-born beauty salon Mooeys is preparing to open its newest location in Winchester, with franchise owner Katie Jansons at the helm. Born and raised in the city... READ MORE »

Ryan takes the top job at EY's Southampton office as Dave steps down after 38 years with the firm

EY has appointed Ryan Squires as the new Office Managing Partner for its Southampton office. His appointment follows the retirement of Dave Hales after 38 years of... READ MORE »

Portsmouth portable sauna business launches UK-wide initiative to boost community wellbeing

PortaSauna, the Portsmouth-based portable sauna business, is launching a new wellbeing-focused initiative, PortaSauna X. Founder Jordan Boon, who launched the business... READ MORE »

Partner of heart patient raises nearly £8,000 for cardiac charity by selling artwork at exhibition

Artwork created by the partner of a cardiac patient has raised thousands of pounds for Heartbeat. The Hampshire-based cardiac charity has always had a long reach, helping... READ MORE »

Chloe is made up after being named National Bridal Make-up Artist of the Year

A Hampshire beautician is brimming with pride after being named the best in the country at the UK Hair and Make-up Awards. Chloe Hill is based at her sister’s... READ MORE »

Charisse keeps it in the family as son Jack is appointed sales manager at CMe Media

CMe Media, a media buying and digital marketing firm based in Fareham, has appointed Jack Thomas as sales manager. The son of founder and owner Charisse Smith, Jack has... READ MORE »

From roots in lockdown boredom, Chiara's Southampton floristry business flourishes

The year is 2020. With lockdowns in place to slow the spread of the coronavirus, many are turning to gardening as a past-time. Among them is Chiara Nash, the now-Owner of... READ MORE »

Overcoming adversity: how Mark Darcy went from a difficult start to business and community leader

Mark Darcy’s journey is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit. Born into a family where money was plentiful, his world turned upside down when he was just... READ MORE »

Basingstoke business partners celebrate five years with Get Ahead

Basingstoke-based businesswomen Kristy Roff and Suzanne Evett, owners of Get Ahead South, are celebrating half a decade in business together. The long-time friends... READ MORE »

‘Reuse + Recycle!’ Milford on Sea pupil creates eye-catching new design for NMSB’s road sweeper

Pupils at Milford on Sea C of E Primary School were treated to a visit this week from NMSB and their newly decorated road sweeper. The New Milton building materials... READ MORE »