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The Portsmouth Arms breaks world record in aid of local charity 0

The Portsmouth Arms breaks world record in aid of local charity

Richard Curtis, General Manager of the Portsmouth Arms pub in Basingstoke, has broken the Guinness World Record for the world’s longest marathon as a quiz master. Following a 34-hour and 11-minute virtual quiz, Richard...

PINK Place NEWS 0

PINK Place NEWS

Coming up Virtually for our guests via ZOOM App. Open to ladies newly diagnosed, going through treatment or afterwards. Don’t go through this alone – we are stronger together! Contact us for links to...

Thank you Brilliant Basingstoke & Deane! 0

Thank you Brilliant Basingstoke & Deane!

As the membership body for the Voluntary and Community Sector, we continue to be blown away by the fantastic levels of volunteering and neighbourhood support happening right across the Borough. SECTOR NEWS New Guidance and advice for...

Basingstoke – Supporting Local Food Establishments 0

Basingstoke – Supporting Local Food Establishments

Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/498906284123386 This Facebook group has been set up to support local businesses who are still open and offering food and drink.  We ask that you share your business on...

Favorite Recipes from Cafe in the Park 0

Favorite Recipes from Cafe in the Park

Millionaire’s Shortbread Ingredients For the shortbread 225g/8oz plain flour 175g/6oz unsalted butter, cold, cut into cubes 75g/2¾oz caster sugar For the topping 150g/5oz butter 1 x 379g can condensed milk 100g/3½oz golden syrup 350g/12oz...

Health and Fitness tips from Beechdown 0

Health and Fitness tips from Beechdown

STAYING FIT IN QUARANTINE Most of us are used to training in a gym to keep fit, but our training shouldn’t stop just because we no longer have access   to weights and machines! Staying fit...

Read easy 0

Read easy

Read Easy launched in Basingstoke last July to provide a free, confidential, one to one coaching service for adults who, for whatever reason, are unable to read or who struggle with their reading.  We...

Anyone for bowls? 0

Anyone for bowls?

Loddon Vale Indoor Bowling Club Why not get into indoor bowls? It’s friendly, it’s fun and it will help keep you fit. Free trial session! Why not try one of our every Wednesday free...

Council introduces fines for idling motorists 0

Council introduces fines for idling motorists

It’s not fine to idle – that’s the message from Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council who is set to introduce new powers to penalise motorists idling their vehicles. The council will issue fixed penalty...