New estate in Hook given green light

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8:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A PLAN to build a controversial new estate in Hook, with up to 550 homes, has moved a big step closer.

Woman injured after car hits tree near Odiham

Basingstoke Gazette: IN ACTION: The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance.

4:15pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A YOUNG woman has been airlifted to hospital after her car hit a tree near Odiham.

Inquest opened for Basingstoke train death

Basingstoke Gazette: British Transport Police are seeking burglars who ransacked a railway signal box

4:08pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

AN INQUEST has opened into the death of a man who was hit by a train in Basingstoke.

Overton Brownies in fundraising drive

Basingstoke Gazette: Author Ed Wicke unveils more Wicked Tales

3:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

OVERTON Brownies will host a tea party at the end of the month.

Fresh witness appeal made after M3 slip road crash

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1:23pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

OFFICERS have made a fresh appeal for witnesses after a van driver knocked over a man on an M3 slip road at Basingstoke.

Basingclog Morris dancers issue rehearsals invite

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingclog Morris Dancers practice night

1:00pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A TROUPE of Morris dancers in Basingstoke are hoping to welcome new members for training.

Sexual health in spotlight

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11:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

SOLENT NHS Trust’s Sexual Health Service is launching its Generation Sex campaign to encourage those having sex with new partners at a later age to think about their sexual health.

Tenants protest in Bramley street

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

TENANTS gathered in a north Hampshire street to protest about measures designed to reduce anti-social behaviour.

New hospital is 'vital for future' of Basingstoke-based trust

Basingstoke Gazette: Mary Edwards, chief executive

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

PLANS for a state-of-the-art new critical treatment hospital are vital to keep a Basingstoke-based trust financially afloat.

Planning minister promises support for Hart District Council

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:15pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A RETIRED planning inspector will be brought in to help Hart District Council draw up its new plan for future housing, a minister said today.

Film night at Odiham's Cross Barn

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A HIT film starring Ralph Fiennes, Jude Law and Bill Murray will be shown at a movie night in Odiham.

20 Questions for Graham Kent

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

GRAHAM Kent is a popular hairdresser who, with his wife Marie, owns FHC for Hair at Tempus Business Park, just off Kingsclere Road, in Basingstoke.

New escalator to be installed at Festival Place

Basingstoke Gazette: Festival Place

3:04pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A STAIRCASE in Festival Place is to be replaced with an escalator in a bid to make the shopping centre more accessible to shoppers.

Drug addict's 'raid' shout led to search

Basingstoke Gazette: A Hampshire Constabulary helmet

1:00pm Monday 22nd September 2014

A HEROIN addict inadvertently tipped off the police about drug dealing activity by shouting “It’s a raid!” towards a property while he was being searched in the street.

Basingstoke man dies after being hit by train

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11:51am Monday 22nd September 2014

A MAN from Basingstoke died when he was hit by a train.

Peace Garden plan for War Memorial Park

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

RESIDENTS and businesses in the Basingstoke and Deane area are being invited to help sow the seeds of a Peace Garden that will mark the centenary of the end of the First World War in 2018.

Advice for business owners on lasting powers attorney from Lamb Brooks

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:51am Monday 22nd September 2014

FOR business owners, creating a lasting power of attorney (LPA) for property and financial affairs is a daunting task.

Broadband roll-out 'well on track'

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9:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A ROLL-OUT of superfast broadband, which will reach 90 per cent of homes and businesses in Hampshire, should be complete by the end of next year.

Basingstoke men to take on Half Marathon challenge to raise money to bring daughter home

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

A TRAIN driver is on track to take part in the Basingstoke Half-Marathon in a bid to help a colleague whose daughter suffered serious injuries in a car crash.

Evening of entertainment to raise money for local good causes

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

A NIGHT of music and laughter will pull in the pounds for good causes next month.

Green fingered residents recognised for their hard work

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

GREEN-fingered success has been recognised at this year’s Basingstoke in Bloom competition.

Hundreds of mourners attend funeral of former Basingstoke and North West Hampshire MP Sir David Mitchell

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

HUNDREDS of mourners turned out for the funeral of former Basingstoke and North West Hampshire MP Sir David Mitchell.

Thought for the Week - Bob Smith

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

ON holiday in Brittany, while on the beach, I noticed the amazing details of the stones on which I was standing.

Members of Royal British Legion women's section celebrate milestone anniversary

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

MEMBERS of a women’s section of the Royal British Legion in Basingstoke have celebrated a milestone anniversary.

Villagers in Hook study options for new homes in Hart

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

VILLAGERS in Hook got a chance to have a look at the options for building new homes in Hart.

North Waltham Primary School receives ICT award

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

PUPILS at a North Waltham school are in the right place when it comes to benefiting from 21st century teaching methods.

New boss is honoured to be at the helm of AWE

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:20pm Saturday 20th September 2014

AWE – the company that provides and maintains warheads for Trident, the UK’s nuclear deterrent – has a new man at the top.

Flu vaccination drop-in sessions to be held in Hook and Hartley Wintney

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5:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

DROP-IN flu clinics will take place in GP surgeries in Hartley Wintney and Hook this autumn.

Businesses across Basingstoke urged to support sports award event

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

BUSINESSES in the Basingstoke area are being encouraged to help celebrate sporting excellence by supporting one of the borough’s premier awards events.

Hundreds of beer lovers flock to annual Hatch Warren festival

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A POPULAR beer festival, which has been running for more than two decades, saw people descend on a Basingstoke community centre to enjoy an evening of ales.

Family donate vital cash for cancer centre in memory of Patsy Harris-Bye

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

SHE sadly lost her battle with cancer - but now the family of Patsy Harris-Bye have delivered a five-figure cash legacy to a north Hampshire project that will help cancer sufferers in the future.

Family fun day pulls in the pounds for Basingstoke charity

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

HUNDREDS of people enjoyed themselves at a Basingstoke event which pulled in the pounds for a good cause.

Ark Cancer Centre Charity gives supporters chance to win cash prizes

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5:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

THE Ark Cancer Centre Charity has launched a new lottery-style campaign to raise funds and give participants the chance to win big.

Hampshire County Council leader welcomes Scottish Referendum decision

Basingstoke Gazette: Cllr Roy Perry

5:04pm Friday 19th September 2014

THE LEADER of Hampshire County Council has welcomed the decision of the Scottish people to remain part of the United Kingdom.

New Bishop of Basingstoke consecrated in Winchester

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:03pm Friday 19th September 2014

THE NEW Bishop of Basingstoke was consecrated during a service held by the Archbishop of Canterbury at Winchester Cathedral this morning.

Kingsclere Rugby Club dedicates life-saving equipment to former opponent

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

A RUGBY club, which dug deep to purchase a potentially life-saving defibrillator, hosted a special ceremony to dedicate the equipment to the memory of a rugby player.

Top of The Town restaurant aims to expand

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

A BASINGSTOKE restaurant could soon host more diners if plans are given the green light by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.

Investigation to find out if popular Basingstoke statue can be repaired

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A POPULAR statue which has stood in Basingstoke’s Alencon Link since 1999 has been vandalised.

Scottish referendum reaction from Hampshire Chamber

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:07am Friday 19th September 2014

FOLLOWING Scotland’s decision to remain part of the United Kingdom, Hampshire Chamber is calling for businesses to have a greater influence on less centralised government.

Crackdown on rural crime

Basingstoke Gazette: A Hampshire Constabulary helmet

9:20am Friday 19th September 2014

A CAMPAIGN to tackle rural crime included police stop checks in Basingstoke and Hook.

New leader of Everest Community Academy aiming high

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

THE new principal of a Basingstoke secondary school, which has been through a turbulent time, is focusing on making it part of the community again.

Tadley man jailed for sexual assault on vulnerable young man

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A “SEXUAL predator”, who assaulted a vulnerable young man after offering him a lift outside Basingstoke railway station, has been jailed.

Circus fundraiser at Basingstoke business

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

STAFF at a Basingstoke business donned fancy dress as they took part in a fundraising day.

Green goddess wants to be Miss Earth

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A GREEN-thinking teenager from Basingstoke will represent her county in the final of a pageant which raises awareness of environmental issues.

The Basingstoke Gazette's fair is just the job

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:15pm Thursday 18th September 2014

GOOD news for jobseekers and people looking to make a career move – a jobs fair is set to be staged by The Gazette at a key Basingstoke venue.

Guided tour of Hazeley Heath

Basingstoke Gazette: Logo for RSPB Blacktoft Sands Reserve

3:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A GUIDED walk will explore the ecology of a north Hampshire beauty spot this weekend.

New Bishop of Basingstoke to be consecrated in Winchester

Basingstoke Gazette: Right Reverend Tim Dakin and The Reverend Canon David Williams

1:12pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THE NEW Bishop of Basingstoke will be consecrated by the Archbishop of Canterbury at Winchester Cathedral tomorrow.

Reunion for former Richard Aldworth School pupils

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

FORMER students who attended Richard Aldworth School travelled from far and wide to attend a special reunion – 50 years after it first opened its doors.

Hotel fur felines with a la cat menu opens in Pamber Heath

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:37pm Thursday 18th September 2014

A NEW five-star hotel in north Hampshire is definitely cool for cats.

Beggarwood post office to open for longer

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

OPENING hours are set to double at a Basingstoke post office.

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