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‘A real musical challenge’

‘A real musical challenge’ | Over 100 children aged between seven and 14 will bring their musical talent to The Anvil on Sunday afternoon, with…

Christians’ rock!

Christians’ rock! | Pop rock and soul group The Christians make their second trip to Basingstoke inside six months, with a new show…

Merging to benefit the safety of our community

Merging to benefit the safety of our community

| Two community safety partnerships that make decisions on how best to fight crime and tackle anti-social behaviour across North Hampshire are set to be combined. There are currently separate partnerships for Basingstoke and Deane and for Hart and Rushmoor, which bring together police, councils, and…

Collard and Foster aim for more top-10 results

Collard and Foster aim for more top-10 results

| The British Touring Car Championship heads to Donington Park this weekend, and North Hampshire drivers Rob Collard and Nick Foster will be hoping to build upon their strong start to the season. Collard finished in the top six in all three races at Brands Hatch…

Celebrations as job club begins life at new home

Celebrations as job club begins life at new home

| A Basingstoke job club celebrated its third birthday last Friday, after its success led to it moving to a new home at Carnival Hall. The M3 Job Club was set up to support people getting back to work and puts them in touch with businesses…

Bristow urges town reaction

Bristow urges town reaction

| Manager Jason Bristow is calling on his players to restore some pride after Basingstoke Town suffered a last gasp 3-2 defeat at home to Chelmsford City on Tuesday night. Michael Cheek’s stoppage time effort condemned the Dragons to their seventh home defeat of the season,…

Win a family ticket to the BTCC at Thruxton!

Win a family ticket to the BTCC at Thruxton!

| Round 3 of the thrilling Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship will be coming to Thruxton 3rd – 4th May. The championship has raced there since 1968 and is loved by many of drivers describing it as a ‘flat out’ circuit. Its 2.36mile length, where…

WIN tickets to the Moscow State Circus!

WIN tickets to the Moscow State Circus! | The Moscow State Circus returns to The Anvil for three shows, one on Friday 7…