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North Hampshire dog lovers ready for Crufts

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Thursday 5th March 2015

A MUM and daughter are hoping for a double victory when they enter their top dogs in the canine competition of the year.

QMC principal regrets having to make job cuts

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:30pm Thursday 5th March 2015

THE principal of a Basingstoke college said she “regrets” cuts which may see staff lose their jobs.

Town says goodbye to police officer

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:11am Thursday 5th March 2015

A TOWN has said goodbye to its local police officer. 

Police probe teen's death

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 5th March 2015

POLICE have arrested a woman in connection with the sudden death of a teenage boy who suffered a heart attack at home.

200 pupils miss out on first choice secondary school

Basingstoke Gazette: Hampshire county council

12:27pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015

MORE than 200 Hampshire children will not go to their secondary school of choice this September.

Lecturer up for top award

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015

A BASINGSTOKE lecturer who has transformed the lives of hundreds of young people has been nominated for a national award.

Basingstoke's first female bus conductor dies aged 100

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015

A WOMAN who was Basingstoke’s first female bus conductor has died just weeks after celebrating her 100th birthday.

Tributes paid to Basingstoke schoolboy who died of heart attack

Basingstoke Gazette: Plan to set up sixth form at Everest is criticised by college leaders

2:14pm Friday 27th February 2015

PUPILS and staff at a Basingstoke secondary school are mourning after a pupil died of a heart attack.

Basingstoke singer writes song to raise money for St Michael's Hospice

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Saturday 28th February 2015

A BASINGSTOKE woman has recorded a single to raise money for a cause close to her heart.

WATCH: Video of Basingstoke man winding up his pregnant wife goes viral

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:17am Friday 27th February 2015

A YOUTUBE video of a Basingstoke man winding up his pregnant wife has received thousands of hits after it was uploaded two days ago.

Volunteer drivers needed in Whitchurch

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Saturday 28th February 2015

VOLUNTEER drivers are needed to transport people to and from a singing session.

Basingstoke charity Inspero receives bank-boosting donation

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Saturday 28th February 2015

A DONATION of £500 has been made to a Basingstoke charity to support its Grow to Go campaign.

Green Party candidate to meet with north Hampshire residents

Basingstoke Gazette: ELECTION: Green Party in Darlington announces its candidate for the General Election

2:00pm Thursday 26th February 2015

THE Green Party prospective parliamentary candidate for North West Hampshire will meet residents tonight.

Gazette Opinion - Respect for sergeant's courage

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Thursday 26th February 2015

EVERYONE will be sickened by the horrific attack on Basingstoke police officer Kerry Lawrence.

Children enjoy pancake races

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Friday 27th February 2015

CHILDREN raced around a course while flipping pancakes at an annual event held at their school.

Basingstoke woman is making the most of her resemblance to a Disney princess

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 26th February 2015

IT IS an opportunity too good to just Let It Go so one Basingstoke woman is making the most of her striking resemblance to Disney’s latest princess.

Overheated freezer caused house fire

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:33pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

A HOUSE fire which destroyed a family’s home was caused by a freezer overheating.

Emergency evacuation at Basingstoke Aquadrome

Basingstoke Gazette: The Aquadrome at Basingstoke Leisure Park

4:33pm Monday 23rd February 2015

AN EMERGENCY evacuation was carried out at the Basingstoke Aquadrome this afternoon.

Urgent appeal from cat charity

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Monday 23rd February 2015

A CHARITY which helps re-home abandoned or unwanted cats has released an urgent appeal for new members and donations.

VIDEO: The moment a female police officer was viciously attacked in Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:30am Monday 23rd February 2015

THIS video shows the moment a female police officer from Basingstoke suffered an horrendous assault in Church Square.

Electoral review planned for Hampshire

Basingstoke Gazette: Hampshire county council

1:51pm Friday 20th February 2015

AN ELECTORAL review will be carried out for Hampshire.

Schoolgirl lands role in English Youth Ballet production

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Sunday 22nd February 2015

AN OVERTON schoolgirl has landed a role in a ballet production, beating hundreds of other young hopefuls.

Russian evening celebrates country's culture

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Saturday 21st February 2015

RUSSIAN singing, dancing and music entertained an audience at an event to celebrate the country’s culture.

Singer talks to students about music

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Sunday 22nd February 2015

A SINGER-songwriter visited secondary school students to talk about his music.

Road blocked by overturned lorry

Basingstoke Gazette: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

10:06am Friday 20th February 2015

THE main road between Basingstoke and Overton is blocked after a lorry overturned.

Volunteers needed for lunch club

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:00am Thursday 26th February 2015

A SECONDARY school is looking for volunteers to help run a lunch club.

Film night in Whitchurch

Basingstoke Gazette: Movie Monday - What we did on our holiday (12A)

5:00pm Thursday 19th February 2015

A COMEDY drama starring David Tennant and Rosamund Pike will be shown at Whitchurch Parish Hall tonight.

Basingstoke teenager stars in Channel 4 drama

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 19th February 2015

A TALENTED teenager from Basingstoke was watched by 2.9 million viewers on television on Sunday, in a new prime time drama.

Dog found abandoned and tied to a tree on industrial estate

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:49pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

A GERMAN shepherd dog was found abandoned and tied to a tree on a Basingstoke industrial estate yesterday.

Petition launched to block homes plan

Basingstoke Gazette: Overton

11:00am Tuesday 17th February 2015

A PETITION has been launched against plans to build nearly 300 homes in Overton.

Possible legal issue puts Basingstoke Town Football Club's relocation plans on hold

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:49pm Friday 13th February 2015

BASINGSTOKE Town Football Club has been forced to put on hold its plans to relocate because the legality of a consultation held on the proposals could be questioned.

Three men disturbed trying to burgle house

Basingstoke Gazette: A Hampshire Constabulary helmet

1:24pm Friday 13th February 2015

THREE men were disturbed trying to gain entry into a house near Viables.

Basingstoke students cycle hundreds of miles for fundraising drive

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Sunday 15th February 2015

BASINGSTOKE students cycled 700 miles in just one day to raise money for a trip to France.

Comedy drama to be screened at Whitchurch Parish Hall

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Sunday 15th February 2015

A COMEDY drama starring David Tennant and Rosamund Pike will be shown at Whitchurch Parish Hall this month.

Woman visits Whitchurch Parish Hall with her father's killer for discussion on forgiveness

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Saturday 14th February 2015

A THOUGHT-provoking discussion on forgiveness was held at an event involving two international peace ambassadors.

Breastfeeding Basingstoke mums to be given more support

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Saturday 14th February 2015

MORE mothers in Basingstoke will be offered support to continue breastfeeding their babies thanks to a £12,850 grant from Hampshire County Council.

Overton schoolchildren perform at the O2

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Thursday 19th February 2015

A GROUP of schoolchildren sang with the stars at a concert held at the O2.

Overton housing plans go on display

Basingstoke Gazette: The White Hart pub in Overton

3:00pm Thursday 12th February 2015

MORE than 400 villagers attended an exhibition to help decide where housing should be built.

Future of QMC theatre thought to be in doubt

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Friday 13th February 2015

THE future of a college theatre is thought to be in doubt after funding cuts have seen several members of staff, including the theatre manager, take voluntary redundancy.

Parking survey to be conducted in Overton

Basingstoke Gazette: The White Hart pub in Overton

9:00am Friday 13th February 2015

A PARKING survey will be conducted in Overton.

Mobile cancer support service to visit Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Friday 13th February 2015

A MOBILE service offering information about cancer will visit Basingstoke next week.

Cheggers: 'It was like living in a mad house'

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 12th February 2015

HE MADE it to the final, now Celebrity Big Brother star Keith Chegwin has spoken to The Gazette about his time in the “mad house” after coming fourth on the Channel 5 show.

Basingstoke pub landlord takes on television's Eggheads

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:30pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

A TEAM of quiz experts took part in a television show, competing against some of the brainiest people in Britain.

Ofsted still worried about children at after-school club

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Wednesday 11th February 2015

AN AFTER-school club, which was told the children in its care are not safe, has been informed it has not taken enough action to address problem areas.

Charity is wild about collection

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Sunday 8th February 2015

CUSTOMERS visiting the Basingstoke branch of Pets at Home raised £2,555 for a local animal charity.

Oakley homes plan rejected over road safety fears

Basingstoke Gazette: Councillor Rob Golding is cleared of complaints over Manydown saga

1:00pm Sunday 8th February 2015

COUNCILLORS have thrown out a plan to build 85 homes in Oakley.

Pre-school gets top grade

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Sunday 8th February 2015

A BASINGSTOKE pre-school is celebrating after being awarded a top rating by Ofsted.

Parents in the dark as SATs results annulled

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Saturday 7th February 2015

RESULTS of important national tests taken by pupils at a primary school have been declared invalid, The Gazette can reveal.

Litter pick to take place in Overton

Basingstoke Gazette: LITTER PICKING: Friends groups across the town already do a lot to keep the borough tidy but more needs to be done

9:00am Friday 6th February 2015

LITTER will be cleared from the streets of Overton next month.

Pupils taught money management skills

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:30pm Friday 6th February 2015

MONEY management is being taught to school pupils by a Basingstoke housing association.


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