Life on the Ebola frontline

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

SHE may be smiling for the camera but brave Basingstoke nurse Natalie Mounter is actually working in a heartbreaking and hellish environment.

CBI comments on the latest GDP figures

Basingstoke Gazette: John Cridland

1:02pm Friday 24th October 2014

THE CBI anticipates the UK’s economy will continue to grow, despite the growth rate cooling. Figures from the Office of National Statistics released today, show the economy grew by 0.7 per cent in the third quarter of 2014.

Enterprise M3 sets out roadmap for delivery of growth deal

Basingstoke Gazette: Geoff French, chairman of Enterprise M3

11:44am Friday 24th October 2014

ENTERPRISE M3 LEP outlined its roadmap for the successful delivery of its Growth Deal.

Flood victims return to Buckskin concerned that water levels may rise again

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Friday 24th October 2014

IT HAS been eight months since floods forced residents to leave more than 80 properties in a Basingstoke suburb – but last week, the first of many were delighted to return home.

Bazaar in Overton will promote amateur production

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Friday 24th October 2014

MEMBERS of Overton Dramatic Society will be hosting a bazaar to promote their latest production on Saturday.

Leading lights LED by Vision are showing how to save energy

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A MAPLEDURWELL firm is shedding some light on money-saving opportunities now that businesses are required to take a long hard look at how they use energy.

Basingstoke police think pair of muggings may be linked

Basingstoke Gazette: Owner of Headley company fined £183,000 after "wholly avoidable" death of employee

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following two muggings in Basingstoke which may be linked.

South Central Ambulance Service urges people to be "autumn aware"

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:03pm Friday 24th October 2014

SOUTH Central Ambulance Service (SCAS) is encouraging motorists and pedestrians to be autumn aware by being extra vigilant and cautious when using the roads.

COMPETITION - Win a family ticket to The Haymarket's Christmas show

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

WE HAVE a family ticket to The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus at The Haymarket on Saturday, December 6 at 11am to give away to each of two Gazette readers.

£4m given to Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service from Government

Basingstoke Gazette: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

2:09pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HAMPSHIRE Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) has secured £4million in Government funding to improve frontline services and strengthen its partnerships with other emergency services.

Residents' Survey reveals that vast majority of people are happy to live in Basingstoke and Deane

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

WE ARE happy living in Basingstoke and Deane – that was the overwhelming message from 96 per cent of people who took part in the latest borough Residents’ Survey.

Top BBC journalist who hails from Basingstoke to address FSB annual meeting

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A BBC journalist who hails from Basingstoke, will be a special guest and after dinner speaker at the Federation of Small Businesses’ annual dinner.

Rugby star James Haskell raises cash for Sebastian's Action Trust on television game show

Basingstoke Gazette: Haskell: England queue in front of him

8:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A RUGBY star raised £1,000 for a local children’s charity by appearing on an ITV game show.

Painted pots will raise cash for Cancer Research

Basingstoke Gazette: Sale street collection raises £350 for Cancer Research UK

5:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

POTS will be painted at a Basingstoke event tomorrow to raise money for Cancer Research.

First Class special in this week's Gazette

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:31pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Don't miss our eight page first class picture special in this week's Gazette.

Hampshire police commissioner launches new youth programme

Basingstoke Gazette: Simon Hayes

11:40am Thursday 23rd October 2014

THE Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire has urged young people across the county to take part in a new programme.

Dancing on Ice stars to perform in Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

STARS of television series Dancing on Ice will reunite in Basingstoke this weekend as part of a spectacular nationwide tour.

Shire deal falls through after US firm pulls the plug

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:06am Thursday 23rd October 2014

AMERICAN drug firm AbbVie has pulled out of a £32billion deal to buy Basingstoke-based pharmaceutical firm Shire plc after the US Treasury announced new tax rules.

Hard-working scouts enjoy Mayoral reception

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

CUBS and Scouts received plaudits from the borough’s Mayor after clinching distinguished awards.

Police officers prepare to embark on marathon charity bike ride

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A TEAM of police officers from Basingstoke are gearing up to embark on a cross-Channel challenge to raise money for BBC Children in Need.

Basingstoke Live headliners scoop Mobo award

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:42am Thursday 23rd October 2014

BASINGSTOKE Live 2014 headliners Krept and Konan scooped a Mobo award at last night’s award ceremony in London.

Hamshire Fire and Rescue Service receives funding boost

Basingstoke Gazette: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

4:36pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HAMPSHIRE Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) has been awarded £4million from the Government to improve frontline services and strengthen its partnerships with other emergency services.

Residents' Survey: Most people happy with services run by Basingstoke and Deane

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

EIGHTY-FOUR per cent of people said they were happy with the way Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council runs its services, compared to 58 per cent in 2008 and 77 per cent in 2012.

Residents' Survey: People love living in Basingstoke and Deane

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

RESIDENTS across Basingstoke and Deane love living in Basingstoke according to the statistics from the 2014 Residents’ Survey.

Residents' Survey: Keeping Basingstoke and Deane clean and tidy is a top priority for borough residents

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

KEEPING the borough’s streets tidy remains one of the most important council services for residents.

Residents' Survey: People feel safe in Basingstoke and Deane

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

CLEARLY one of the most important factors in making Basingstoke a great place to live is how safe residents in the borough feel.

New home sought for piano

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:01pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A NEW home is being sought for a baby grand piano.

Man arrested for the murder of grandmother

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:56pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A MAN has been arrested for the murder of Hampshire grandmother, Georgina Edmonds.

Murder inquiry teenager's death caused by gas inhalation

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:11pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A TEENAGER, whose death sparked a murder inquiry, suffered a heart attack after inhaling butane and propane gas, an inquest heard.

Tea party helps to raise awareness of endometriosis

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A BASINGSTOKE woman was in the pink after she pulled in the pounds by holding a “Mad Pants Tea Party” for a charity which helps women suffering from endometriosis .

Police appeal for witnesses after women airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a woman was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries following a road collision this afternoon.

Patient taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries following collision in Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette: South Central Ambulance Service in Hampshire

5:47pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A PATIENT has been airlifted to Southampton General Hospital with life-threatening injuries following a road collision in Basingstoke.

Hallowe'en Streetz programme returns to Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette: Hallowe'en Night a big success

5:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE Hallowe’en Streetz programme will be returning in Basingstoke and Deane for a series of half-term free evening activities for 11 to 17-year-olds from Monday, October 27 to Friday, October 31.

Business owners come together to form traders association

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

IT WAS party time at an Overton school after an education watchdog rated it as “outstanding”.

Hampshire Royal British Legion to launch Poppy Appeal

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:03pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

RESIDENTS are being called on to help mark a century since the poppy became the nation’s symbol of remembrance.

CBI comments on new European Commission

Basingstoke Gazette: EURO SCEPTICS: A NECC survey says firms are worried about a withdrawal from the EU

2:06pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE CBI is calling on reform of the EU now that MEPs have voted by a comfortable majority in support of the new European Commission.

Quarter of Homebase stores set to shut

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:41pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A QUARTER of all Homebase shops will close by 2019, it has been announced today.

Overton school gets 'outstanding' Ofsted report

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

IT WAS party time at an Overton school after an education watchdog rated it as “outstanding”.

New masterclasses launched at Bombay Sapphire Distillery

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:42pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

GIN lovers will now be able to take part in a series of workshops and masterclasses at the Bombay Sapphire Distillery at Laverstoke Mill.

Haines Watts talks business to Young Enterprise students

Basingstoke Gazette: "What's Going On In the World" - Economic and Tax Planning Seminar 2014

12:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BUSINESS finance was the theme for a talk given by colleagues from Haines Watts.

AWE criticised for radioactive waste failings

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE Atomic Weapons Establishment has been rapped by a Government regulatory agency for the second time this year for failings in radioactive waste management arrangements.

Police appeal for witnesses after man robbed of his phone in Oakridge

Basingstoke Gazette: nswebpix police crime tape

11:23am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

POLICE are appealing for information after a man was robbed of his phone in Oakridge.

New pop-up craft shop opens in Festival Place

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:07am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A NEW pop-up shop called All Our Own Crafts has opened in Basingstoke’s Festival Place.

Fire chief's welcome cash boost for firefighter welfare

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

HAMPSHIRE’S fire chiefs have welcomed a multi-million pound boost for firefighter welfare causes.

Tadley and District Citizens Advice Bureau to hold annual general meeting

Basingstoke Gazette: Citizens Advice Bureau

11:10am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE Tadley and District Citizens Advice Bureau will host its annual general meeting and community liaison lunch tomorrow.

Craft fair to be held in Heath End

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

9:49am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE Heath End Women’s Institute will be holding a craft fair on Saturday.

Black History Month celebrated at Basingstoke church

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:30am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

DRUMMING and African/Caribbean food were enjoyed at a celebration to mark Black History Month.

Slimmers cycle to raise cash for St Michael's Hospice

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

SLIMMERS used pedal power on static bikes to pull in the pounds for a Basingstoke hospice.

Work begins to extend car park at Down Grange

Basingstoke Gazette: Cllr Cathy Osselton

6:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

CONSTRUCTION work to extend a Basingstoke car park at a local sports complex has begun this week.

Prison threat to footballer who headbutted rival

Basingstoke Gazette: Shaun Dallimore

4:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A HAMPSHIRE amateur footballer is facing prison for headbutting an opponent on the pitch.







Essential Links

click2find


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree