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.

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.

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.

Woman airlifted to hospital following crash on A303

Basingstoke Gazette: 16 people rescued from fire at block of flats

9:31am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A WOMAN was airflifted to hospital following a crash on the A303 yesterday evening.

Cash boost for borough projects

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

COMMUNITY projects across Basingstoke are set to receive a cash boost from Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council launch litter crackdown

Basingstoke Gazette: Information Commissioner's Office to investigate Basingstoke and Deane data leak

3:54pm Monday 15th September 2014

PEOPLE who ignore bins and drop their rubbish on the street will be given on the spot fines in a crackdown by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.

Public exhibition to be held next week on Black Dam roundabout improvements

Basingstoke Gazette: Black Dam Roundabout

1:45pm Monday 15th September 2014

A PUBLIC exhibition to showcase plans for a new multi-million pound scheme to transform a busy Basingstoke roundabout will take place next week.

Phones 4U goes into administration

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:19am Monday 15th September 2014

MOBILE phone retailer Phones 4U went into administration on Sunday night putting 5,596 jobs at risk.

20 questions for...Simon Hood

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

SIMON Hood is head of marketing at relocation specialists HCR Group, based on Basing View.

Polly the Fox with a head for heights

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:58pm Thursday 11th September 2014

THIS fox clearly has a head for heights, clambering on the roof of a building at the former Eli Lilly site, in Kingsclere Road, Basingstoke, today.

Hampshire legal team shortlisted for award

Basingstoke Gazette: Hampshire county council

6:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

LEGAL eagles in Hampshire who support social care for children have been shortlisted for an award in recognition of their work.

VIDEO: Popley Spotlight Centre and NAS take part in Ice Bucket Challenge

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:30pm Friday 5th September 2014

A BASINGSTOKE charity has helped to raise the profile of other local causes by taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Man left covered in blood after scuffle at Preston Candover restaurant

Basingstoke Gazette: The Purefoy Arms

3:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

A MAN was left covered with blood following a scuffle at a north Hampshire restaurant.

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.

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.

Snap up shots from Basingstoke Festival

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

IT WAS one of the highlights of the Basingstoke Festival – and now people who were turned into real-life pieces of art by French street artists can download their snapshot from the event.

Sherfield Park residents left with no water following burst water main

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:36pm Monday 25th August 2014

RESIDENTS in an estate in Sherfield-on-Loddon are expected to get their water supply back shortly following a burst water main.

Family fun day aims to encourage people to be more active

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Monday 25th August 2014

WORLD-class freerunning athletes from across the world will gather at a family event in Basingstoke next week.

Hundreds attend funeral of popular Herriard woman

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

HUNDREDS of people turned out to say farewell, and pay tribute, to a popular woman who ran an Odiham café.

Decorated table auctioned off for Basingstoke cancer charity

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

A TABLE donated by a Basingstoke restaurant has been transformed by a group of artists and auctioned off to raise money for a local good cause.

St Michael's Hospice urge people to take part in popular fundraiser

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

IT’S a night out with a difference – and the annual Moonlight Walk is now open for registration.

Buckskin residents hold WW1-themed charity event

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

BUCKSKIN residents took a step back in time as they enjoyed a First World War-themed charity event.

Marwell Zoo photography competition still open for entries

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

THERE is still time to enter Marwell’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.

Fares to increase for rail passengers

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

RAIL passengers in Basingstoke face more train pain after it was announced regulated fares will increase by 3.5 per cent.

Morrisons staff take to the saddle for charity

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A TEAM of employees from the Basingstoke branch of Morrisons will be taking to the saddle tomorrow and Saturday to raise funds for charity.

Plans for new homes on former Eli Lilly site to be decided next week

Basingstoke Gazette:

4:13pm Thursday 21st August 2014

NEARLY 600 new homes could be built on the former Eli Lilly site if Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council give the go ahead to the scheme next week.

Plans to build three traveller pitches near Sherfield Park submitted to borough council

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:12pm Thursday 21st August 2014

IT WAS their worst fear – and now residents living next to land where 500 trees were illegally felled face the threat of the site being occupied by travellers.

Rick Stein to open restaurant in Winchester

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:46am Wednesday 20th August 2014

The restaurant is set to open in late autumn and will seat 70 for lunch and dinner.

Firefighters tackle blaze in Malshanger

Basingstoke Gazette: An applicance from Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

8:13am Wednesday 20th August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS are currently tackling a fire in a field of straw this morning.

Public encouraged to hold charity tea party

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

7:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

NATIONAL disability charity Motability is encouraging the public to hold tea parties at home, in work, at clubs or societies to raise funds for disabled people around the UK.

The Gazette heads off to the launch of Series 5 of Downton Abbey to find out what's in store for fans

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:22am Monday 18th August 2014

The all-conquering costume drama, which was inspired by – and is partially filmed at - Highclere Castle, returns to television screens in September.

Litter of meerkat pups arrive at Marwell Wildlife

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:30am Saturday 16th August 2014

A LITTER of meerkat pups has arrived at Marwell Wildlife.

Heavy rain causes chaos across Basingstoke

Basingstoke Gazette:

2:42pm Thursday 14th August 2014

HEAVY RAIN has hit Basingstoke this afternoon causing localised flooding on roads and paths around the town.

Basingstoke A Level results: Live updates

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke students collect their A Level results

8:12am Thursday 14th August 2014

Live updates of the Basingstoke A Levels results day from Queen Mary's College.

One patient taken to hospital following crash on Winchester Road roundabout

Basingstoke Gazette:

10:14am Tuesday 12th August 2014

MOTORISTS faced long tailbacks this morning following an accident on a busy Basingstoke road.

Barn fire caused by lightning strike

Basingstoke Gazette: 16 people rescued from fire at block of flats

8:57am Tuesday 12th August 2014

A BARN caught fire after it was believed to have been struck by lightning.

Families camp out at The Vyne

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 7th August 2014

MORE than 15 local families slept under the stars in the grounds of historic local National Trust property The Vyne as part of the Big Camping Weekend.

Improvement works begin on busy Chineham road

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

1:52pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

WORK to install a new toucan crossing on a busy Basingstoke road is now underway.

Former royal aide from Hook on abuse charge

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

9:59am Tuesday 5th August 2014

A MAN from Hook who is a former aide to the Duke of Edinburgh has appeared in court accused of sexually abusing a young girl in the early 1970s.

Basingstoke offices could soon become homes

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

AN OFFICE in Basingstoke town centre could be transformed into 10 new homes.

First residents move into homes on a new £20million Basingstoke development

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Sunday 3rd August 2014

RESIDENTS have moved into the first new homes on a £20million development in a Basingstoke neighbourhood.

Popley chef "highly commended" in national cookery competition

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A COOK at an extra care home scheme in Basingstoke was “highly commended” by judges at a Chef of the Year competition.

Basingstoke MP Maria Miller shows support for foodbank

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

BASINGSTOKE MP Maria Miller has shown her support for a local foodbank service.

Wote Street bar owner applies to continue late opening hours

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A BAR owner in Basingstoke has applied to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council for permission to continue operating extended opening hours.

Basingstoke schoolgirl wins prestigious place at the Royal Ballet School

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

A DANCE-MAD schoolgirl has won a place at the prestigious Royal Ballet School.

Man freed after car collides with telegraph pole

Basingstoke Gazette: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service attending a blaze in Southampton

8:14am Saturday 2nd August 2014

A YOUNG man was freed from a car after he collided with a telegraph pole last night.

Plans for new £6million fire station in Basingstoke submitted to borough council

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:58am Friday 1st August 2014

PLANS for a new £6million fire station have been submitted to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council.

Superfast broadband coming to Lasham area

Basingstoke Gazette: Baz 3D copy.jpg

3:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

HOMES and businesses in villages to the south of Basingstoke will be among the latest to benefit from a superfast broadband programme.

Hook housing estate plan rejected

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1:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

A CONTROVERSIAL plan to build a small housing estate on the outskirts of Hook has been rejected.

Water companies accused of overcharging people in north Hampshire

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

SOME households in Basingstoke and Deane could be overpaying on their water bills because of a charge that should not be there.

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