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Police investigate indecent exposure

Police are investigating after reports of a man indecently exposing himself to a 16-year-old girl in Romsey this morning.

The indecent exposure is believed to have happened between 7.30am and 7.40am at a cut-through between Selsdon Avenue and Winchester Hill, Romsey. The girl was unharmed and officers are treating this as an isolated incident

The male suspect is described as:

  • White.
  • Aged between 30-40 years-old.
  • 5ft 11ins tall.
  • Straight short brown hair.
  • Slim build.
  • Wearing a black raincoat.

Teacher saves pupil's life during interview

She went for a routine job interview and ended up saving a life. Tonight the parents of a schoolboy whose heart stopped during a PE lesson have praised teachers for giving them their son back.

Emma Denham's practice lesson was being observed as part of the interview process at The Mountbatten School in Romsey when 16 year old Sam Mangaro suffered a cardiac arrest.

But quick thinking Emma and three other members of staff gave him life saving CPR using a defribillator that the school had only recently purchased. Kerry Swain reports.

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Student's life saved by quick teacher and defibrillator

The parents of a schoolboy whose heart stopped during a PE lesson have praised the teacher who saved his life while she was on a routine job interview.

Emma Denham's practice lesson was being observed as part of the interview process at The Mountbatten School in Romsey, when 16-year-old Sam Mangaro suffered a cardiac arrest.

But quick-thinking Emma and three other members of staff gave him life saving CPR using a defibrillator that the school had only recently purchased.

Sam Mangoro suffered a cardiac arrest but was saved by a quick-thinking teacher Credit: Mountbatten School

Woman who died in Romsey crash was "full of life"

A woman who died in a crash in Romsey has been named by police.

Margaret Stone, who was 75-years-old and from Stockbridge, died when her car collided with a refuse lorry on Yokesford Hill on Monday.

He family say she will be sorely missed by those whose lives she touched.

They also said Margaret was full of life and was an active member of her community.

Margaret Stone died in Romsey on Monday Credit: Hampshire Constabulary

Romsey gridlocked as traffic collision closes roads

A traffic collision in Romsey could take a while to clear, police have said.

Road closures are currently in place at Yokesford Hill, Bunny Lane as well as at the junction of Belbins and Cupernham Lane.

Emergency services are at the scene and have warned road users that it is going to take some time to clear it.

Road users have also been strongly advised to avoid the area to the north of Romsey, as there are currently no suitable diversion routes due to flooding.

The Army and civilian crews provide urgent help to stop more flooding in Romsey, Hampshire

Sandbags deployed by soldiers to help keep Romsey from further flooding Credit: Simon Rowley
Sandbags and diversions in Romsey around the worst affected areas Credit: Simon Rowley
Fire crews, council and Environment Agency staff working to help avoid Romsey flooding Credit: Simon Romsey

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