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Jimmy Carr

| Comedian Jimmy Carr will be at the Anvil next Tuesday, October 21. The funny man will be touring all over…

Dr Hook

| Rock singer Ray ‘Eye Patch’ Sawyer will be at the Anvil on Sunday, October 19. The 77-year-old musician from Alabama…

29 bike thefts

29 bike thefts

| Thieves stole 29 bikes in Basingstoke last month. Most were stolen from the town centre, as well as in Brighton Hill and Hatch Warren. A 17-year-old Basingstoke boy has been charged with two offences of handling stolen goods after two bikes were stolen in September.…

Collard on the podium in last round of season

Collard on the podium in last round of season

| Rob Collard ended his British Touring Car Championship campaign with a podium at Brands Hatch last Sunday. The Hook-based driver secured sixth place in the championship as a result as eBay Motors teammate Colin Turkington claimed the drivers title. Collard suffered a mixed weekend at…

Charity lunch

| Students from Basingstoke College of Technology will be hosting a lunch for three charities on November 13. Students will prepare, cook and serve the food at The Restaurant at the Worting Road college. Money raised will go towards the charities Mayor of Basingstoke Roger Gardiner…

Bristow Hails Town’s Spirit

Bristow Hails Town’s Spirit

| Manager Jason Bristow praised the spirit of his players and the fans after Basingstoke Town moved to within one win of the first round of the FA Cup. Second half goals from Chris Flood and Liam Enver-Marum earned Town a 2-1 win over Conference South…

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…