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.
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.
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.
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 A3057 Greatbridge Road is closed in both directions due to flooding between Yokesford Hill and Fishlake Meadows. By the railway bridge in Romsey.
Hampshire Police are searching for a man who went missing from his home in Romsey last night. 41-year-old Graham Woodley has a brain tumour, and suffers from seizures. He doesn't have his medication with him. Officers think he may be in Poole
Eastleigh police are appealing for witnesses after thieves caused criminal damage and took boilers from newly constructed houses.
Thieves struck between 5.45pm on Friday 13th December and 7.20am on Monday 16th December at the construction site in Romsey.
The boilers are Logic Combi ES35 boilers- valued at £900 each.
Romsey Police are investigating the theft of 116 tyres valued at more than £15,000.
The tyres were stolen on Wednesday 18th December between 3am and 6am in Nursling Industrial Estate in Southampton.
The thieves gained access to a sealed container at premises in Test Lane and the tyres are all Michelin brand.
PC Lindsay Miell said: "The quantity of the stolen property means that the offenders must have used a container-sized lorry or two vans to remove the tyres.
“Police need to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time and who heard or saw anything suspicious. We also need to hear from any individual or business that is offered new Michelin tyres for a much reduced price.”