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Annie comes to town

Annie comes to town | Budding theatre performers take to The Haymarket stage from today in a production of the popular family musical Annie. The…

The Forge announces its upcoming shows

The Forge announces its upcoming shows | Ahead of closing for its summer break, Basingstoke auditorium The Forge has announced its upcoming shows until the end of…

Silver stolen

Silver stolen

| Silver jewellery and cash was stolen from a Basingstoke home last month.  On July 11, between 2pm and 4pm, a house on Gregory Close was broken into and four items of jewellery were stolen – a dragon scale style bracelet, a chunky silver chain bracelet, a…

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…

Bristow praises new partnership

Bristow praises new partnership

| Basingstoke Town’s partnership with Soccer AM can promote the club’s welfare in non-league football. The Dragons boss described the association with the popular football talk show as a “fantastic opportunity for the football club” ahead of Saturday’s launch with a pre-season fixture against Woking. Bristow…

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 family tickets to Wings & Wheels 2014!

Win family tickets to Wings & Wheels 2014! | The sensational summer event for the whole family, Wings & Wheels, returns on Saturday 23rd…