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John Bird show

| The World According to John Bird, a show telling the true story of a working class hero, comes to Bordon’s…

Dance show

| Footsteps Dance School present their eighth showcase, featuring their mix of uplifting music and top tapping choreography at The Haymarket…

£25,000 vintage watch collection burgled from Old Basing

£25,000 vintage watch collection burgled from Old Basing

| A man wearing a crash helmet burgled a vintage watch collection worth £25,000 from an Old Basing home. Officers from Basingstoke Police Station released images of the watches on Friday (below) and appealed for help catching the man. The suspect was spotted climbing out the…

Hamilton makes Selleslagh switch

| Basingstoke sports car driver Archie Hamilton has joined the Selleslagh Racing Team for the remainder of the 2014 International GT Open season. Hamilton had been racing with V8 Racingteam, but will now partner Spanish driver Issac Tutumlu in racing the Corvette GT2 car. “I had…

WWI fete in Old Basing

WWI fete in Old Basing

| Old Basing will step back in time during a village fete on Saturday to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. The relatives of 26 men from Old Basing who died in the war have donated photos, medals and mementos to be showed at…

Town ‘in a strong position’ – Bristow

Town ‘in a strong position’ – Bristow

| Basingstoke Town manager Jason Bristow said he is “excited” by the way his side are playing after the Dragons drew 1-1 with Sky Bet League Two side Newport County on Tuesday night. Chris Flood delightfully curled Town in front on 10 minutes before Aaron O’Connor…

Win tickets to Fairport’s Cropredy 2014!

Win tickets to Fairport’s Cropredy 2014!

| Anyone attending a village fete in Cropredy in the 70’s would have looked at you as if you were insane had you tried to convince them that nearly 40 years later Fairport Convention’s contribution to village life was to grow to one of the most…

Win tickets to Beaulieu!

Win tickets to Beaulieu! |   During the May Half Term, 24th May – 1st June, spring into summer at…