CONGRATULATIONS: To the Linden Market, our local Spar store, for its first 50 years of trading in Old Basing!
To thank its customers, everyone is invited to two days of wine and food tastings, with a barbecue, raffle and general enjoyment this coming Friday and Saturday, in and around the shop in Linden Avenue. Any money raised will benefit local Scout and Guide groups.
THE Food Bank: Old Basing’s contributions are organised by Jane Whiter on .
Particularly requested are toiletries, biscuits, tins of meat, desserts, sugar and savoury biscuits and spreads as well as used carrier bags.
FUN and frolics: At UKIP’s Summer Party last Saturday, when members and friends of the Basingstoke and North East Hampshire branches congregated at Manor Farm, Newnham.
CARIBBEAN evening: Tickets on sale from Vena on 07970 418856, adults £8 and under-15s £4, for Sept-ember 6, 6pm-10pm, in the Parish Room.