The Rabbiter Magazine, Basingstoke, Hampshire

The best source for news, events and local businesses in the Hatch Warren, Beggarwood and Kempshott Park areas.

The Rabbiter distributes to over 4000 dwellings free of charge in the Hatch Warren, Beggarwood and Kempshott Park and has been established as the number one source of local news and events for over 30 years. For local businesses, the Rabbiter offers a wide range of advertising opportunities. If you are interested in advertising, you  should email Nick Overton ( or call 01256 880770 (daytime). Alternatively visit to download more information about advertising and promotional opportunities.

Coronavirus update: The Rabbiter is still being published to support the communities of Hatch Warren, Beggarwood and Kempshott Park. There may be some temporary disruption to local distribution, but copies are available at food outlets in the area and more information is being published online.


Latest News

Hatch Warren Tigers Netball Club

In May 2021, a new local sports club, the Hatch Warren Tigers Junior Netball Club was formed! We have two squads of players – the under 13s and under 16s. Currently, we have 104...


Hatch Warren athlete wins gold

Local athlete Neil Barton has been crowned European Masters champion after being upgraded to the gold medal, two years after being awarded the silver. Barton, a member of Basingstoke & Mid Hants Athletics Club,...


Running Group

So you can finish a parkrun without walking. But you would like to get a bit quicker. We run a twice weekly training session, Tuesday and Thursday, at 10am. It is completely free and...