Lottery winners

| St Michael’s Hospice has announced the winners of its latest lottery draw from Friday, April 17. First prize of £1,000…

Bellowing in Basingstoke

Bellowing in Basingstoke | A folk band of 11 musicians boasting over 30 instruments between them is heading to the Anvil on Sunday, April 26.…

Sex offender missing from hospital

Sex offender missing from hospital

| A convicted sex offender went missing from a hospital near Hook on Tuesday and could be somewhere in north Hampshire. Stephen Munden, 54, was last seen leaving an Mildmay Oaks independent hospital in Winchfield at about 6.15pm, where he is being detained. It is believed…

Three close finishes for Collard at Donington

Three close finishes for Collard at Donington

| Hook-based racing driver Rob Collard enjoyed a competitive weekend in the British Touring Car Championship at Donington Park, as he scored solid points in all three races. Results of eighth, sixth and fourth ensured that Collard picked up a healthy sum of points in his…

Making Britain laugh

Making Britain laugh

| “If you make it as a comedian in Britain, then you can branch out to the colonies,” Reginald D Hunter boomed. But he’s still in the UK for now, and coming to Basingstoke next Wednesday, April 29. The famous TV comedian is bringing his tones…

No title this year for Town

| A goalless draw with Havant and Waterlooville on Saturday means Basingstoke Town is battling for promotion in the play-offs and now cannot win the Conference South title claimed by Bromley. Bromley’s 3-0 win over Weston-super-Mare puts them five points clear with only one game remaining,…

Win tickets to Gypsy in London’s West End

Win tickets to Gypsy in London’s West End

| Don’t miss Gypsy, one of the greatest ever Broadway musicals, as it transfers to the West End following its sell-out, rapturously acclaimed five-star run at Chichester Festival Theatre. Imelda Staunton delivers a “knock-out performance” (The Independent) as Momma Rose in Jonathan Kent’s “dazzling revival” (Mail…