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Basingstoke Gazette | News

Basingstoke MP refuses to answer questions over hospital funding

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Basingstoke Gazette | News

Sinclair Drive: Thieves steal live gas pipes from flats

At least 12 flats in Sinclair Drive in Basingstoke were affected by the theft that happened in the early hours of Monday, February 19.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Letter: 'The ice rink is an embarrassment to Basingstoke'

I feel as a town we have all been let down by those legally responsible for the upkeep of the rink.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Road closed for resurfacing near Basingstoke Leisure Park

Churchill Way West, which runs parallel to Basingstoke Leisure Park, was closed in the morning of Tuesday, February 20, with crews on site repairing a number of patches along the carriageway.

Andover Advertiser | Basingstoke

Amport House on the market for £5m with Christie & Co

Amport House was earmarked by hotel chain Another Place, which currently has hotels in Cornwall and the Lake District, to open a 48-bedroom boutique hotel.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Nine people arrested from Basingstoke in drugs operation

Officers have arrested nine people from the Basingstoke district as part of a pre-planned drugs operation using specialised motorbikes.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

The Body Shop to shut half of its stores - 7 will close today

The Body Shop has announced it is to shut half of its stores with seven closing immediately from today (February 20).

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Police search Buckskin in attempted murder investigation

Police have been seen searching Buckskin as part of an attempted murder investigation after Amman Majid, 18, was charged

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Lane closed on Brighton Hill Roundabout

It was reported to the Gazette that a lane was closed on the roundabout over the weekend from Saturday, February 17 to Sunday, February 18.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Golden Lion pub: Investigations continue after substance attack

As previously reported, the attack occurred some time between 9.30pm and 10pm on Saturday, February 10, when the 52-year-old woman was at the Golden Lion pub in Jay’s Close.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Costa Coffee and Sainsbury's to open cafes in supermarkets

Costa Coffee cafes are coming to Sainsbury's supermarkets nationwide with the first one already open in Portsmouth.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

5 bowel cancer symptoms that should be checked by a doctor

Experts have outlined some signs and symptoms of bowel cancer you should see a doctor about including if you have a stomach ache, bowel changes and more.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

What does a rat's nest look like? Why you shouldn't disturb rats

You might wonder what a rat's nest looks like and whether they will leave if you disturb them but that's not a good idea as rats carry lots of diseases.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Public reacts to advice for banning mobile phones in school

SCHOOLS in England have been issued new guidance on the use of mobile phones and how to ban them.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Draft plans unveiled for development of 50 homes in Bramley

The site is located on the western side of Bramley village.

Basingstoke Gazette | News

All crime reported to police in Basingstoke December 2023

This is all the crime reported to police in Basingstoke in December 2023

Basingstoke Gazette | News

Nomad Bean Coffee bringing a taste of Vietnam to Basingstoke

Arjun Karnad, 33 and Akid Zolkifli, 34, who both live in Brighton Hill, set up Nomad Bean Coffee late in 2023.

Andover Advertiser | Basingstoke

Chinese New Year celebrated at Buddha Restaurant in Andover

Residents came together at the Buddha Restaurant, in Colenzo Drive on Sunday, February 18 to celebrate the new year, which in 2024 is the Year of the Dragon.

Andover Advertiser | Basingstoke

Shearwater Virtual Assistance awarded business council grant

Shearwater Virtual Assistance, based in Test Valley, was awarded a business incentive grant of £750 by Test Valley Borough Council, aimed at helping new businesses based in the Test Valley region.

Andover Advertiser | Basingstoke

'No error' after Andover resident hit with £100 charge

Total Parking Solutions says there is ‘no evidence of an error’ after a man received a £100 parking charge for visiting a car wash twice in one day.