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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...

Tree-mendous recycling 0

Tree-mendous recycling

Nearly 10,000 Christmas trees have been recycled following the festive season highlighting a tree-mendous recycling effort by the borough’s residents. For the first time, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council’s garden waste customers were able...

St. Michael’s hospice Farleigh Wallop woodland walk 0

St. Michael’s hospice Farleigh Wallop woodland walk

With spring on its way, it’s the perfect time to plan a wonderful day out at the St. Michael’s Hospice Woodland Walk taking place around the beautiful grounds of the prestigious Farleigh Wallop Estate...

The new Beggarwood surgery 0

The new Beggarwood surgery

Staff members: Felicity Greene – NHUC Chief Exec Karen Blackhall  -General Manager Dr K Oshiga – Clinical Lead Chris Stark – Chief Nurse Welcome to the first of the Beggarwood Surgery’s PPG’s monthly newsletters. ...

Being ruled by your lung condition?  Make 2020 the year you take control. 0

Being ruled by your lung condition? Make 2020 the year you take control.

2020 vision or not : make this the year you see clearly how to manage you lung condition. This year instead of making one big difficult to keep New Year resolution why not make...

Health walks 0

Health walks

Health walks will commence twice monthly from February. The walks will take place on the first and third Wednesdays of each month with the new starting time of 11am. Beggarwood Community Centre/Cafe in the...

Grants from Basingstoke & Deane community fund 0

Grants from Basingstoke & Deane community fund

Grants totalling £1,110 have been awarded from the ‘Basingstoke & Deane Community Fund’, administered by the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Community Foundation. The grants are supporting the projects of three charitable organisations working...

Basingstoke gang show – meet your local cast!! 0

Basingstoke gang show – meet your local cast!!

Basingstoke Gang Show returns to The Haymarket for its 27th stunning, variety show spectacular with a production of classic to contemporary performances showcasing the very best of local talent in the Scout & Guide...