Council could buy fire-damaged pub in North Warnborough

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

A PUB in North Warnborough, which was gutted in a suspected arson attack, could be bought by a local council.

Whitchurch gears up for annual fete

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

AN ANNUAL fete will be held in Whitchurch on Saturday.

Hampshire pupils achieve better in SATs than average in England

Basingstoke Gazette: County council asks for feedback for 'Ageing Well in Hampshire' strategy

3:36pm Friday 29th August 2014

SCHOOLCHILDREN in Hampshire are achieving better results in their SATs than the average in England.

Hampshire Chamber vineyard visit

Basingstoke Gazette: Hat-trick of awards for Danebury Vineyards

3:34pm Friday 29th August 2014

THERE are still places available for Hampshire Chamber members to visit Danebury Vineyards near Stockbridge.

Sysco to collect Queen's Award

Basingstoke Gazette: Sysco wins Queen's Award

3:25pm Friday 29th August 2014

SYSCO Guest Supply Europe, based at Calleva Park, in Aldermaston, is to be presented with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, by The Lord Lieutenant of Berkshire Mary Bayliss next Wednesday.

Mardi Gras fun at The Basingstoke Country Hotel

Basingstoke Gazette: County council asks for feedback for 'Ageing Well in Hampshire' strategy

3:21pm Friday 29th August 2014

A MARDI Gras-themed reception is being hosted by The Basingstoke Country Hotel, on Thursday, September 18.

Sound of success for audio firm

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:16pm Friday 29th August 2014

PREMIER Business Audio has received the MARCE international marketing award.

Welding training facility could soon be built in Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette: IN ACTION: Ruth tries her hand at welding and soldering

3:10pm Friday 29th August 2014

A NEW welding training facility could soon be built in Basingstoke if the application is given the green light by the borough council.

Popley teenager inspired by Jessie J to shave hair for charity

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

SHE has waited two years – and now a big-hearted schoolgirl has finally been given the go-ahead to lose her long locks for a good cause.

Animal welfare guide published

Basingstoke Gazette: AT THE SERVICE: Holly the dog looks excited about the service

1:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

BASINGSTOKE and Deane Borough Council has joined forces with its partners to inform people of their responsibilities for animal welfare.

12 most bizarre stories covered by The Gazette

Basingstoke Gazette: Stephen Gough on his journey through Basingstoke

12:22pm Friday 29th August 2014

THE Gazette has compiled a list of 12 of the most unusual and bizarre stories covered by our reporters over the years, from a buffalo being beamed up by a UFO to a poo found in a bag!

Children 'put at risk by Tadley after-school club'

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

AN AFTER-school club in Tadley has been told the children in its care are at risk of harm.

De La Rue Cash boost for M3 Job Club

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:14am Friday 29th August 2014

THE future of the award-winning M3 Job Club is more secure – thanks to a £1,000 donation from the De La Rue Charitable Trust.

Breaking news Man suffers 'serious injuries' in Worting Road crash

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:36am Friday 29th August 2014

A MAN has suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car near a Basingstoke supermarket this morning.

Foreign nurses sought for jobs at Basingstoke hospital

Basingstoke Gazette: Donna Green, chief operating officer

9:00am Friday 29th August 2014

THE trust which runs Basingstoke hospital is looking to recruit nurses from as far afield as the Philippines after failing to hit staffing targets.

Missing teenager Leigh Taylor found 'safe and well'

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:49am Friday 29th August 2014

A MISSING teenager who was last seen in Oakridge has been found “safe and well”.

Tributes flood in for Alice Newbold

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:31am Thursday 28th August 2014

A FAMILY has paid tribute to an adventurous young woman who was found hanged in her flat by her father.

Long-running show will return to Aldermaston for 72nd year running

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A LONG-RUNNING show which has been held for more than seven decades is to return to Aldermaston this year.

Summer fundraising drive for local animal centres

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THOUSANDS of pounds are to be raised for Basingstoke animal shelters through a summer fundraising drive.

New restaurant brings an authentic taste of China to Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:12pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A NEW Chinese restaurant – offering the authentic taste of the Orient – has opened in Basingstoke’s Top of The Town.

One Seed- a poem by George Potten

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:42pm Thursday 28th August 2014

One Seed- a poem by Gazette reader George Potten

VAT compliance – chore or opportunity?

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:46pm Thursday 28th August 2014

MOST businesses view VAT compliance as a necessary evil – something that has to be done, accurately and on time.

Evening of live music tonight will raise money for Citizens Advice Bureau

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

AN EVENING of live music will raise money for the Basingstoke Citizens Advice Bureau tonight.

VIDEO: Colleagues take on Ice Bucket Challenge in memory of workmate's son

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:51pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A CRAZE, which has swept across the world, arrived in Basingstoke last week when staff from a local business took on the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Basingstoke hospital trust rated among worst in country for hospital food

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:54pm Thursday 28th August 2014

THE trust which runs Basingstoke hospital has been rated as among the worst in the country for the quality of its food.

Concern raised for missing teenager Leigh Taylor

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:09pm Thursday 28th August 2014

POLICE have launched an urgent appeal to find a missing teenage girl.

Police and fire services to share headquarters as cuts hit hard

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

HAMPSHIRE’S police and fire services are expected to save £600,000 each a year by sharing headquarters in the first deal of its type in the UK.

AA chief executive resigns with immediate effect

Basingstoke Gazette: Fanum House, the Basingstoke headquarters of the AA

11:34am Thursday 28th August 2014

THE AA’s chief executive Chris Jansen announced his resignation today.

VIDEO: Franky Fryer has a "proper nutty day" in Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:04am Thursday 28th August 2014

SOCCER AM’s Franky Fryer has a “proper nutty day in Basingstoke.

VIDEO: Website launch for Bombay Sapphire gin distillery in Laverstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:48am Thursday 28th August 2014

BOMBAY Sapphire Distillery is a step closer to opening in Laverstoke after launching its website where bookings can be made ahead of the October launch.

VIDEO: Basingstoke Town FC player takes on Ice Bucket Challenge - and nominates Keith Chegwin!

Basingstoke Gazette: Keith Chegwin will be one of the stars to appear in Cinderella at The Anvil this year

10:08am Thursday 28th August 2014

IT’S a craze that has swept the world as thousands of people take on the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for charity.

Family fun run cancelled after poor weather forecast

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:04am Thursday 28th August 2014

A FREE family fun day due to take place in Basingstoke this Saturday has been cancelled.

Kingsclere villagers express disappointment over biomass consultation

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8:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

KINGSCLERE Parish Council has expressed disappointment that it was not consulted at an earlier stage about plans for a biomass processing plant at Greenham Common.

Talented BCoT students land jobs with major insurer

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

TWO BCoT business students have been selected for jobs at an Andover-based insurance broker after competing for the posts against thousands of applicants.

War dedications made in Whitchurch

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

SHOPS in Whitchurch have dedicated their window displays to remembering various wars.

Foul smell across Basingstoke prompts calls to council

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:26pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A PUNGENT smell which spread across the borough last week prompted concerned residents to call the council.

CCTV image released after victim almost had ear cut off on Waterloo to Basingstoke train

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:41pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THIS is the CCTV image of a man British Transport Police officers are trying to trace after a passenger almost had his ear cut off in an unprovoked assault.

Defibrillator installed in Overton

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1:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A LIFE-saving device has finally been installed in a village.

Almost half of South East firms to invest in new staff and training

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

12:58pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE majority of small and medium sized enterprises in the South East are expecting to invest in their businesses this quarter, according to research from Bibby Financial Services.

Action group offers lead on Winchfield plan

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11:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

WINCHFIELD will follow the example of other villages in drafting a neighbourhood plan – despite fears it could lead to division.

Award-winning Blatchford urges firms to enter EEF manufacturing competition

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:44am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AN AWARD-winning Basingstoke firm is urging local companies to put themselves forward for a national business accolade, after coming up trumps themselves last year.

"Best ever" CarFest North and South festivals set new records

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:27am Wednesday 27th August 2014

The award-winning festivals are set to raise £1.5million for disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.

Cranbourne pupils dish up a treat

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AL FRESCO dining was on the menu as pupils at a Basingstoke school competed against each other in an outdoor cooking contest.

Future housing on agenda in Hook and Odiham

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5:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

CONSULTATION evenings about future housing in Hart will take place next month. (Sept) Hart District Council wants people’s opinions about where development should take place in Hart, and will hold drop-in sessions where council officers will take questions.

Basingstoke man to take on charity bike ride

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:43pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A BASINGSTOKE fitness instructor will take to the saddle on Thursday to pull in the pounds for a good cause.

Hampshire B&B on alert for mobile telephone conman

Basingstoke Gazette: A Hampshire Constabulary helmet

1:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

OWNERS of B&Bs are being warned to be vigilant following a scam.

Speeding drivers caught on camera

Basingstoke Gazette: Mobile speed camera locations across Bournemouth, Poole and Dorset

11:36am Tuesday 26th August 2014

MORE than 200 people in Hampshire were caught during a day of action against speeding motorists.

BCoT course is the start of something beautiful

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

MOTHER and daughter Debbie and Annabelle Tripp are both building successful careers in the beauty industry thanks to a head start from BCoT.

AWE campaigners unveil seven-mile protest scarf

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

CAMPAIGNERS who are calling for an end to nuclear weapons took an unusual approach to get their message across – unfurling a seven-mile pink scarf between the AWE sites in Aldermaston and Burghfield.

Woman has head shaved for Cancer Research UK

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:23am Tuesday 26th August 2014

LOSING her long locks was worth it as far as a Basingstoke mum was concerned as she pulled in the pounds for a good cause.

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