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Local author raising funds 0

Local author raising funds

Local (Kempshott) author, Tony Corbin, has just published his latest book, ‘Collezione’. Tony is making a very special offer to local residents (see below) who may be looking for ideas on how to easily...

Have your say on borough’s climate change goals 0

Have your say on borough’s climate change goals

Residents, local businesses, interest groups and organisations have an opportunity to give their views on local action plans to tackle climate change and air quality issues.  From Monday 5 October up to Sunday 15...

NEW PLAYERS WANTED 0

NEW PLAYERS WANTED

The Successful Hatch Warren Phoenix Heat, twice finalist in cups competition, are starting the recruitment drive for the 2020/21 season for our U12s (children moving Year 7 in September 2020) whilst we also continue...

Portsmouth Arms crowned Charity Champion in Great British Pub Awards 0

Portsmouth Arms crowned Charity Champion in Great British Pub Awards

Richard Curtis, General Manager of the Portsmouth Arms in Basingstoke, has won the Charity Champion accolade at the 2020 Great British Pub Awards. The win comes after Richard raised nearly £50,000 for local causes...

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...

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...