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

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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.

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.

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.

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

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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.

More volunteers needed across Basingstoke and Deane

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9:23am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BASINGSTOKE Voluntary Action (BVA) is urging to residents across the borough to volunteer their time to help others.

Carewatch to hold recruitment open days in Basingstoke

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9:40am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

TWENTY new jobs are set to be created after a home care provider across Basingstoke launched a recruitment drive to meet the increasing demand for its services.

Win a lesson in Chinese cookery with BCoT

Basingstoke Gazette: BCoT to hold part-time course enrolment evening

8:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A BASINGSTOKE college has launched a competition for one lucky winner to receive an expert lesson in Chinese cookery.

Fostering will be promoted at Great South Run

Basingstoke Gazette: Betts wins 2013 Great South Run in Portsmouth

5:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

ONE hundred Hampshire County Council staff members and Hampshire foster carers have signed up to participate in the Great South Run, to promote fostering.

Regus on Chineham Park will be a drop-off point for Operation Christmas Child

Basingstoke Gazette: CALL FOR HELP: The Christmas Child Shoebox Appeal.

4:09pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

FOR the second year running Regus is supporting a Christmas campaign which sends present-filled shoeboxes to needy children in developing and war-torn countries.

Hallowe'en fun on offer this Saturday at Hobbycraft

Basingstoke Gazette: MAKE, CREATE AND CELEBRATE WITH HOBBYCRAFT!

4:06pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

STAFF from a Basingstoke craft store will be getting into the Hallowe'en spirirt to pull the pounds in for charity on Saturday.

Fallen tree causes delays for rail passengers in Basingstoke

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3:51pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

RAIL USERS in Basingstoke face delays this afternoon after a tree fell on the line in Bramley.

Hampshire residents happy with highway maintenance

Basingstoke Gazette: County council goes to war on potholes

3:46pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

HAMPSHIRE residents are happy with highway maintenance in the county, according to a national survey.

Bingo caller raises cash for charity by taking ice bucket challenge

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

GAME-for-a-laugh bingo caller Steve Hotston proved what a n-ice man he is by taking part in an ice bucket challenge to raise money for two charities.

Fire crew rescues elderly woman stuck in mud

Basingstoke Gazette: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

1:51pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

AN ELDERLY woman is considered lucky to be alive after she became stuck in mud in remote countryside.

Firefighters declared best in the world at cutting casualties out of cars

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:33pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A TEAM of firefighters who cut people out of cars following crashes have been declared the best in the world at their job.

KFC given go-ahead to open store in Basingstoke town centre

Basingstoke Gazette: The Malls after refurbishment

1:30pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

MORE jobs are set to be created after Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council gave the green light for a popular fast food chain to open a new store in the town centre.

Pot painting event to raise funds for Cancer Research

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12:49pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

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

Family feel pensioner's death was avoidable

Basingstoke Gazette: The Royal Hampshire County Hospital, where Mr Webley died

12:30pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE family of a Basingstoke pensioner, who died at his home nine days after a stroke, believe he should not have been sent home from hospital.

Radiographer strike affects services at Basingstoke hospital

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:06pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

STRIKE action by radiographers did affect services at Basingstoke hospital yesterday, the chief executive has confirmed.

Drivers reminded to respect lollipop men and women

Basingstoke Gazette: Belinda Mott, with 10-year-old Jack Freeman

11:46am Tuesday 21st October 2014

'STOP Means Stop' - that is the message being given to drivers as part of a campaign to encourage respect for school crossing patrols.

Advice about falls will be given at Basingstoke event

Basingstoke Gazette: The Aquadrome at Basingstoke Leisure Park

11:12am Tuesday 21st October 2014

ADVICE about falls will be given at an event being held at Basingstoke Aquadrome on Friday.

Robert May's School pupils reach world final of engineering contest

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A TEAM of talented students will travel to Abu Dhabi to represent their school in the world final of an engineering contest.

Hampshire police hold event for Black History Month

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:55am Tuesday 21st October 2014

BLACK History Month was celebrated in Hampshire at a two-day event.

Dancing on Ice stars to perform at Basingstoke's Planet Ice

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:51am Tuesday 21st October 2014

STARS of television series Dancing on Ice will reunite in Basingstoke for a spectacular nationwide tour.

Police launch crackdown on motorists using mobile phones

Basingstoke Gazette: nswebpix police crime tape

9:41am Tuesday 21st October 2014

OFFICERS from the Hampshire and Thames Valley Joint Operation Unit have begun a week-long operation targeting people who use their mobile phones while driving.

Overton allotment holders braced for fee increase

Basingstoke Gazette: The White Hart pub in Overton

9:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

OVERTON Parish Council may be forced to increase the price of allotment plots to £8.50 a year.

One patient taken to hospital after car overturns in Aldermaston

Basingstoke Gazette: South Central Ambulance Service in Hampshire

8:29am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A VEHICLE has overturned causing tailbacks on a main road in Aldermaston this morning.

Q&A with BATS marketing officer Bryn Hughes

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Tuesday 21st October 2014

BRYN Hughes is the sales and marketing officer for Basingstoke Amateur Theatrical Society (BATS) and a long-standing member of the popular local am-dram group.

Hallowe'en fun to raise funds for children's hospice

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3:23pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

STAFF at Basingstoke Hobbycraft store will host a Hallowe’en themed day to raise funds for a local hospice.

Pupils with parents in the forces take part in special event

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11:32am Tuesday 21st October 2014

PUPILS from schools in Hampshire who have parents in the forces took part in a special event.

Basingstoke MP Maria Milller supports St Michael's Hospice

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:45am Tuesday 21st October 2014

BASINGSTOKE MP Maria Miller and the deputy leader of Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council met with staff and volunteers at a Basingstoke hospice earlier this month to mark World Hospice Day.







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