NEW Year greetings: The Leeks family wish you all a very happy and healthy New Year to you all. Now, of course, is the time for New Year resolutions and to see how long they will last.

COUNCIL meeting: Tadley Town Council has a meeting on Monday, January 6, at 7.30pm in the council offices. There is a 15-minute open forum for local residents to come along and speak to councillors.

DIARY dates: Trips organised by Tadley and District Community Association include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on May 21 – cost including coach and entrance, £65 – and then on September 25, Miss Saigon will be £70 including coach and entry.

Contact the centre on 0118 981 4538 or pop in.

Also at the cinema, which is held at the centre, the next film showing is About Time staring Bill Nighy and Rachel McAdams, on January 4 at 7pm.

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