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SHARPER NEW LOOK

→ Audi has improved its second generation Q5 mid-sized SUV. Jonathan Crouch takes a look at what's on offer...Läs mer → Bournemouth Echo / 2021-06-17 10:00

TECH

ROAD TEST: Vauxhall Insignia SRi Nav 1.5T

→ Bournemouth Echo, 07:00
IT’S almost the end of a rivalry between two large family/business cars that have been dominant players in a sector which continues to lose out to the SUV trend...

SPACIOUS ELECTRIC SUV

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-29 12:00
The first production Audi built on the Volkswagen Group MEB platform for volume all-electric cars is this model, the Q4 e-tron. This compact-to-mid-sized crossover is pricier of course than other simi..

A CITROEN HATCH REVIVAL

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-29 12:00
The e-C4 brings a dose of Citroen individuality to the EV part of the family hatchback segment. The looks have a crossover vibe, the range is a reasonable 217 miles and the cabin is the most comfortab..

INNOVATIVE AND VERSATILE

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-29 12:00
Volkswagen’s Caddy van has always rewarded buyers looking for the largest breed of compact van with a quality feel and a depth of design engineering often missing from obvious rivals. Back in 2015, ..

A CITROEN HATCH REVIVAL

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-29 10:00
The e-C4 adds a bit of colour to the EV part of the family hatch segment, thinks Jonathan Crouch...

CAR REVIEW: Honda Jazz is fresh, funky and frugal on fuel

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-24 05:44
Honda has excelled itself with the fourth generation Jazz – transforming the supermini into a distinctive-looking machine with a cool and funky vibe...

CAR REVIEW: Volvo XC60 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-17 06:40
The XC60 is Volvo's best-selling model globally - and it's easy to see why...

ROAD TEST: Land Rover Discovery S D300

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-11 12:24
IT is immensely reassuring behind the wheel of the off-roading legend that is the Land Rover Discovery...

CAR REVIEW: Mercedes A 250 e

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-10 03:55
As plug-in hybrids go, the Mercedes A 250 e is one of the most desirable yet...

ROAD TEST: Cupra Formentor e-Hybrid

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-03 06:00
THERE’S so much to like about the first model to come out of the new Cupra stable, a spin-off brand from Seat in much the same vein as Lexus is to Toyota and DS is to Citroen...

THE ULTIMATE X-FACTOR

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-01 10:00
BMW iX..

EXCITING NEW THINKING

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-01 10:00
This improved version of the second generation Volkswagen Tiguan looks a strong package. Jonathan Crouch checks it out...

FRENCH CONNECTION

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-24 10:00
Large luxurious French saloons have never really found much of a ready market here but this car, the DS 9, could still be significant for its Gallic maker, thinks Jonathan Crouch...

PREPARE TO PROVOKE

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-24 10:00
BMW's 4 Series Coupe takes a more aggressive stance in second generation form. Jonathan Crouch takes a look...

SHARPER NEW LOOK

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-17 10:00
Audi has improved its second generation Q5 mid-sized SUV. Jonathan Crouch takes a look at what's on offer...

AN MPV BUILT FOR YOU

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-17 10:00
In the e-Space Tourer, the double Chevron brand brings us a large BEV People Carrier. Jonathan Crouch takes a look...

X-CEPTIONAL

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-10 10:00
Introduction..

GET INTO THE HYBRID SPIRIT

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-10 10:00
The Toyota Camry shares much of its engineering with its Lexus ES cousin but, as Jonathan Crouch discovers, this spacious medium-sized saloon is also very much its own car. Here's the improved version..

INSPIRING EVERY JOURNEY

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-10 10:00
The EV6 brings Kia to another level as an EV maker, thinks Jonathan Crouch..

Pembrokeshire second homes tax 'not a silver bullet for housing problems'

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-06-09 08:19
Putting up council tax for second home owners is “not a silver bullet” to solve the housing problems in Pembrokeshire, it has been argued...

News

Metrolink services in and out of Bury suspended due to police incident

→ The Bolton News, 11:16
METROLINK services operating to and from Bury have been suspended due to a police incident...

James Guy bags his second gold at Tokyo 2021

→ The Bolton News, 10:32
BURY'S James Guy bagged his second gold medal of Tokoyo 2020 ­— despite thinking he had messed up and dived in too early!..

High Wycombe murder investigation: Man 'found on the floor surrounded by group of men'

→ Bucks Free Press, 09:57
A murder investigation has been launched after a man was found on the floor in High Wycombe in the early hours of this morning...

Business

Small Batch Coffee to open new restaurant in Brighton

→ The Argus, 05:00
A coffee company is to open a new city centre bar and restaurant and create more than a hundred new jobs...

ADVERTORIAL: Finance experts back region's best employers at business awards

→ Birmingham Post, 2021-07-30 10:27
George Square Financial Management will sponsor the Employer of the Year category..

50 food manufacturing vacancies open in Dorset

→ Bournemouth Echo, 2021-07-30 09:36
A DORSET-based chilled pastry producer has announced it’s recruiting for 50 vacancies at its Poole Bakery and Dorset Foods in Shaftesbury...

Politics

Hove MP slams Home Office after young asylum seekers placed in hotel

→ The Argus, 06:00
An MP has slammed the Home Office after unaccompanied asylum-seeking children were sent to a hotel in the city...

DWP announces 'better prospects' for disabled claimants

→ Gloucester Citizen, 06:00
It is all part of the Department for Work and Pensions 'National Disability Strategy'..

Concern over 'all-white all-male' panel looking at city's future

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2021-07-30 17:21
The Gloucester at the Crossroads event had no women or people of colour on its panel..

LIFE

90-home development in Beverley begins

→ Birmingham Post, 2021-07-26 10:00
£23m minster town investment underway..

Gleeson has 158-home development approved for Scunthorpe

→ Birmingham Post, 2021-07-23 09:00
Affordable housing specialist outlines five-year construction plan for Phownix Meadows..

Wren reaps rewards for kitchen design as second accolade added

→ Birmingham Post, 2021-07-08 14:34
Humber success story recognised for quality and range with UK production praised..

SPORT

Bryony Shaw and Alysia Gibson react to Emma Wilson's bronze

→ Bournemouth Echo, 10:07
OLYMPIC medallist Bryony Shaw expressed her delight for Dorset’s Emma Wilson, labelling her bronze medal at Tokyo 2020 as “well deserved”...

What Brighton fans can expect to see against Luton

→ The Argus, 09:20
Brighton continue preparations for their upcoming 2021/22 Premier League campaign by facing Championship side Luton at Kenilworth Road this afternoon (3pm)...

Christchurch windsurfer wins bronze in first Olympic games

→ Bournemouth Echo, 07:21
GREAT Briatin’s Emma Wilson has won a bronze medal in the women’s windsurfer RS:X at the Tokyo Olympics...

weather

Weather maps show 28C Azores heatwave heading for Britain

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2021-07-30 14:06
But not just yet.....

Met Office predicts six-hour thunderstorms in Gloucestershire

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2021-07-26 08:58
Last week's heatwave will soon become a distant memory..

When heavy rain will fall across Gloucestershire

→ Gloucester Citizen, 2021-07-23 21:26
The weather will make a monumental shift following the heatwave..

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