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Charity quiz

| Learning Disability charity Mencap is hosting a quiz night on Saturday. The quiz, at Café Dome in Sullivan Road, Brighton…

Band performs

| The Bursledon Village Band will be performing at Cliddesden Village Hall  in Church Lane on Saturday. The Southampton-based group formed…

Hampshire Police crack down on rural crime

Hampshire Police crack down on rural crime

| Hampshire Constabulary took part in an operation to tackle rural crime along with colleagues from Wiltshire, Thames Valley and Gloucestershire on Wednesday. Operation Festive ran from 9am to 11pm on September 17 and involved 25 officers from the force’s neighbourhood and Country Watch teams who conducted…

Collard recovers to collect points haul

Collard recovers to collect points haul

| Hook-based racing driver Rob Collard put a disappointing qualifying session behind him to score solid points in the British Touring Car Championship at Rockingham on Sunday. Problems with car setup meant that Collard could only put his eBay Motors BMW 16th on the grid on…

Silk Mill show set for second year and for a bigger and better event

Silk Mill show set for second year and for a bigger and better event

| Whitchurch Silk Mill will host a country show on Sunday. The second show the mill has held will include attractions of food and craft stalls, weaving, spinning and live music. Last year over 1,000 visitors came along, although the organisers – Friends of Whitchurch Silk…

Havant beat Town

Havant beat Town

| Two lapses in concentration cost Basingstoke Town dear last Saturday as they were beaten 2-0 by Havant & Waterlooville in the Vanarama Conference South. Bradley Bubb and Scott Donnelly scored for Havant as Town were beaten for the third time this season. Last Saturday’s defeat…

Win tickets to the Ideal Home Show for you and a friend

Win tickets to the Ideal Home Show for you and a friend

| This March, the award winning Ideal Home Show will return for its 106th year and we are offering five lucky readers the chance to go for free! Running from 14th – 30th March at London’s Earls Court and with seven sections including: Ideal Interiors, Ideal…