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Mencap jobs fair is a great success

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Monday 2nd March 2015

A JOBS fair launched by a Hampshire charity on a mission to help people with learning difficulties take their first step into employment has proved a huge success.

Councillors set to agree Local Plan changes

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Monday 2nd March 2015

MORE than 700 homes could be built on land opposite Basingstoke Golf Club, if councillors agree changes to the borough’s draft Local Plan next week.

750 extra homes could be built on Manydown

Basingstoke Gazette: Manydown land - one of the sites earmarked for new homes

11:00am Monday 2nd March 2015

AN EXTRA 750 homes could be built on Manydown after councillors agreed to press ahead with three options to increase the amount of homes built on the development.

UKIP's Diane James drops out of North West Hampshire MP bid

Basingstoke Gazette: Diane James MEP Public Meeting

6:36pm Saturday 28th February 2015

UKIP's Diane James has dropped out of her bid to become North West Hampshire's next MP in May.

Basingstoke school receives bank-boosting donation

Basingstoke Gazette: County council asks for feedback for 'Ageing Well in Hampshire' strategy

3:00pm Sunday 1st March 2015

CHILDREN at Maple Ridge Primary School are set to benefit from a new trampoline at the school following a bank-boosting donation from Sainsbury’s.

Deane Gate Inn plans given the green light

Basingstoke Gazette: The Deane Gate Inn

1:00pm Sunday 1st March 2015

A FORMER pub which has fallen into “major disrepair” looks set to be transformed into a high-end restaurant, promising international cuisine, after plans were given the green light by council chiefs.

Basingstoke MP Maria Miller welcomes "revenge pornography" law

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Sunday 1st March 2015

UPLOADING and sharing explicit images of former partners is now a crime, following a year of campaigning by Basingstoke’s MP.

Plan to build flats above town centre restuarant

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:00pm Friday 27th February 2015

THREE new flats could be created above a Top of The Town restaurant if plans are approved by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.

Project to improve sewers in flood-hit Buckskin gets under way

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Friday 27th February 2015

A £200,000 project to improve the sewer system in a Basingstoke suburb, which was devastated by flooding, has got underway.

Great start for Jack Bristow fundraising campaign

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Friday 27th February 2015

A MAMMOTH fundraising mission supporting a brave Basingstoke youngster thought to be the youngest in the UK diagnosed with testicular cancer has raised almost £3,000 in just one month.

Battle over Manydown rages on

Basingstoke Gazette: Manydown land - one of the sites earmarked for new homes

12:30pm Thursday 26th February 2015

IT’S a controversial housing development spanning two decades that has sparked calls for resignations, seen a councillor suspended and another stripped of his planning duties.

Dad took fatal overdose after family row

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke magistrates court reopens

1:00pm Wednesday 25th February 2015

A FATHER killed himself near Hartley Wintney following a row with his family, an inquest heard.

Motorists face delays following three-car collision on the M3

Basingstoke Gazette: South Central Ambulance Service in Hampshire

9:14am Tuesday 24th February 2015

MOTORISTS are facing delays following an accident near junction seven of the M3 this morning.

Signpost system will be installed in Basingstoke town centre

Basingstoke Gazette: REVIEW: Festival Street Kitchen, Festival Place, Basingstoke

6:00am Monday 23rd February 2015

WORK is currently underway to install a new signposting system in Basingstoke’s town centre in a bid to make it easier for pedestrians to access key destinations.

Three people taken to hospital following three-car collision at Black Dam Roundabout

Basingstoke Gazette: South Central Ambulance Service in Hampshire

10:05am Friday 20th February 2015

THREE people were taken to hospital following a three-car collision at Black Dam Roundabout yesterday evening.

Hampshire County Council approves budget for the next year

Basingstoke Gazette: Cllr Roy Perry

9:42am Friday 20th February 2015

Hampshire County Council’s budget, which will see an £876million capital programme to provide investment in schools, roads and bridges and superfast broadband, has been approved.

Plan to transform former Tadley school into homes recommended for refusal by planning officers

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:41pm Thursday 19th February 2015

A PLAN to transform a former school in Tadley into more than 30 homes is recommended for refusal by planning officers at Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.

Community association gets cash boost from hot chocolate company

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Friday 20th February 2015

BROOKVALE Community Association (BCA) has received a bank-boosting donation from the GALAXY Hot Chocolate Fund.

Plans to transform Basingstoke Leisure Park move a step closer

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Friday 20th February 2015

BASINGSTOKE and Deane Borough Council’s decision-making Cabinet has given its seal of approval for plans to work with a development partner to transform Basingstoke Leisure Park.

Demolition of Basingstoke eyesore begins

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Thursday 19th February 2015

A BASINGSTOKE eyesore will soon be no more following the start of its demolition this week.

Paralysed people get chance to experience thrill of skydiving

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 19th February 2015

PEOPLE who have been left paralysed following accidents and the diagnosis of debilitating conditions got the chance to take part in an indoor skydiving session.

Technical studies to be carried out on additional Manydown home options

Basingstoke Gazette: Artist's impression shows the future of Manydown

5:04pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

AN EXTRA 600 homes could be built on Manydown after councillors agreed to press ahead with three options to increase the amount of homes built on the development.

North West Hampshire hopeful Kit Malthouse resigns from Deputy Mayor of London role

Basingstoke Gazette: Thumbnail for media_id 0

12:56pm Wednesday 18th February 2015

THE MAN aiming to follow in the footsteps of Sir George Young to become the new North West Hampshire MP has resigned from his position as Deputy Mayor of London.

Brave Popley youngster thought to be one of the youngest people in the UK to be diagnosed with testicular cancer

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:55am Wednesday 18th February 2015

A BRAVE Basingstoke boy is thought to be the youngest in the UK to suffer from testicular cancer after he was diagnosed with the disease in December.

Popley schoolboy thought to be the youngest person in the UK to battle testicular cancer

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:07pm Monday 16th February 2015

A BRAVE Basingstoke boy is thought to be the youngest in the UK to suffer from testicular cancer after he was diagnosed with the disease in December.

Plan to redevelop Basingstoke Leisure Park is unveiled

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Friday 13th February 2015

BASINGSTOKE Leisure Park could be split into different zones as part of radical plans to redevelop the complex.

QMC debate gives students an insight into political wrangling

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Thursday 12th February 2015

THE QMC student who chaired last week's pre-election debate believes that the event gave young people a good insight into the world of politics.

Money-savvy volunteers needed

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Friday 13th February 2015

A BASINGSTOKE-based housing association is looking for volunteers to help people in their community save money and find the right loans for them.

Litter crackdown launched at Basingstoke Leisure Park

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:42pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

BASINGSTOKE Leisure Park is the latest focus for a litter bug crackdown by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council’s community safety patrollers.

Inquest hears how father took overdose following marriage breakdown

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke magistrates court reopens

3:10pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

A FATHER killed himself near Hartley Wintney following a row with his family, an inquest heard.

Flood victim finally returns home

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

“I AM so glad to be back.” Those were the words of a Buckskin father who only returned back to his home weeks before the first anniversary of the flooding crisis that gripped the area.

The AA set to axe 300 jobs

Basingstoke Gazette: Fanum House, the Basingstoke headquarters of the AA

12:47pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

AROUND 300 jobs, including 118 posts in Basingstoke, look set to be lost at the AA.

Plan to bring in food waste collections

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Monday 9th February 2015

BASINGSTOKE and Deane Borough Council’s environment chief will investigate the potential of introducing food waste collections following criticism of a number of schemes aimed at increasing the borough’s poor recycling rate.

Buckskin flood trauma 'brought us all together'

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Monday 9th February 2015

IT WAS a traumatic event for the Buckskin community but the chair of a newly-formed flood action group has said it has brought everyone closer together.

Call goes out to Basingstoke entrepreneurs

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Saturday 7th February 2015

PLACES are still up for grabs for SETsquared’s entrepreneurship programme later this month.

Video: Labour candidate Dr Paul Harvey on the QMC debate

Basingstoke Gazette: Dr Paul Harvey

4:42pm Friday 6th February 2015

THE Labour prospective parliamentary candidate Dr Paul Harvey was thrilled to address students at this afternoon’s debate at Queen Mary’s College.

Video: UKIP hopeful Alan Stone on the QMC debate

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:12pm Friday 6th February 2015

UKIP hopeful Alan Stone thoroughly enjoyed taking part in this afternoon’s candidate debate at Queen Mary’s College.

Police appeal for witnesses following Buckskin robbery

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:31pm Friday 6th February 2015

THIS IS an e-fit of the man police would like to speak to following a robbery in Buckskin.

Live: QMC debates

Basingstoke Gazette: Cash boost for Queen Mary's College

12:52pm Friday 6th February 2015

Live coverage from the QMC parliamentary candidate debate.

Police appeal for witnesses following robbery at Brighton Hill supermarket

Basingstoke Gazette: nswebpix police crime tape

10:55am Friday 6th February 2015

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a robbery at a Basingstoke supermarket early this morning.

Ordeal continues for Buckskin residents one year on from flooding crisis

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:30pm Friday 6th February 2015

ONE year on from the devastating floods that blighted a Basingstoke suburb, the ordeal is not over for the people who have had to rebuild their lives.

Countess of Wessex visits North Waltham

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:30pm Friday 6th February 2015

A RESPITE holiday home in North Waltham got a royal seal of approval.

Councillors to debate plans to build more homes on Manydown

Basingstoke Gazette: Artist's impression shows the future of Manydown

10:20am Thursday 5th February 2015

COUNCILLORS on Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council’s Manydown overview committee will be asked to consider three options to increase the number of homes built on the development on Monday.

People across Basingstoke urged to use town centre electric car charger

Basingstoke Gazette: County council asks for feedback for 'Ageing Well in Hampshire' strategy

8:53am Wednesday 4th February 2015

ELECTRIC car users will now be able to charge their cars in the town centre after Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council installed a new charging point.

Basingstoke woman says shedding 10st in 13 months saved her life

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Sunday 1st February 2015

A MUM has said that losing nearly 10 stone in just over a year has saved her life.

Cute Kids contest open for entries once again

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Saturday 31st January 2015

BABIES, toddlers and youngsters from in and around Basingstoke will be lining up to have their pictures taken over the next two weeks – and one of them will be crowned the Cute Kids 2015 winner.

Borough council and housing associations to form closer partnership

Basingstoke Gazette: David Leeks

5:00pm Saturday 31st January 2015

BASINGSTOKE and Deane Borough Council and housing associations operating in the borough look set to form a closer partnership in a bid to resolve problems for residents.

New developments in line for superfast broadband

Basingstoke Gazette: Cllr Roy Perry.

1:00pm Saturday 31st January 2015

A SELECTION of new developments across Basingstoke and Deane look set to get access to superfast broadband after the leader of Hampshire County Council pledged to work with internet providers.

Determined dad gears up to run 14 half-marathon and marathon events in 14 weeks

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Saturday 31st January 2015

A DETERMINED dad is all geared up for the gruelling challenge of running 14 half-marathon and marathon events in just 14 weeks to pull the pounds in for two good causes.

Tributes paid to one of the country's oldest check-out girls

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Friday 30th January 2015

A BASINGSTOKE grandmother, thought to be one of the oldest checkout girls in the country, has been hailed as an “inspiration to many colleagues” following her death.

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