WATER levels: Local residents may notice continuing high water levels being monitored along the River Loddon through Brookvale as local authorities undertake pumping to reduce flooding to homes in Buckskin.

Further details are available at basingstoke.gov.uk.

KINGS Furlong Junior and Infant Schools Parent Teacher Association: Has already raised more than £2,000 since the start of the school year last September. Parents and carers can now add funding for this hard-working group by shopping on Easyfundraising.org.uk. A percentage of what you spend on the site is donated to the PTA. Supporters can also raise money by collecting unwanted nearly new textiles in the blue collecting bags being sent home from Tuesday, March 25.

CONGRATULATIONS: To Cranbourne Business and Enterprise College on achieving Fairtrade status – something staff and students have been working on since September last year. Both are also actively participating in Fairtrade Fortnight which ends this Sunday.