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AN MPV BUILT FOR YOU

→ In the e-Space Tourer, the double Chevron brand brings us a large BEV People Carrier. Jonathan Crouch takes a look...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

St James' Street now reopened following police incident

→ The Argus, 11:59
POLICE reportedly closed St James' Street at around 11am due to an incident...

Metrolink services in and out of Bury suspended after man dies on tram tracks

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

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...

Business

Three fire crews report to restaurant fire in Bournemouth

→ Bournemouth Echo, 12:37
FIREFIGHTERS reported to a fire at a restaurant near Durley Chine Beach this morning...

Redhill and Westbourne firefighters report to shop fire

→ Bournemouth Echo, 11:57
FIRE crews were called to the East Howe area of Bournemouth after some advertising hoarding caught on fire...

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...

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

Emma Wilson ecstatic after Olympic windsurfing bronze at Tokyo

→ Bournemouth Echo, 12:36
DORSET windsurfing star Emma Wilson is "super, super happy" after winning a bronze medal at Tokyo 2020...

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)...

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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