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Teens bring Grease to town

Teens bring Grease to town | Teenagers at a Basingstoke-based theatre group have revealed their latest show coming to the stage – the 1970s classic Grease.…

Comic: how to be happy

Comic: how to be happy | Comedian Jon Richardson, known for being a team captain on the hit TV series ‘8 out of 10 Cats’ as…

Man left with life-changing injuries after motorway road rage

Man left with life-changing injuries after motorway road rage

| A man is seriously injured in hospital after being hit by a van on a hard shoulder of the M3 in Basingstoke this morning. Police are still at the scene where the man was hit by a van’s trailer near the Black Dam roundabout junction six at about 9.47am –…

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…

Comic: how to be happy

Comic: how to be happy

| Comedian Jon Richardson, known for being a team captain on the hit TV series ‘8 out of 10 Cats’ as well as his stand-up routines, comes to The Anvil in Basingstoke next week. Jon is returning to the road with his Nidiot tour, documenting his…

Ronaldinho plumps for Mexico over Basingstoke

Ronaldinho plumps for Mexico over Basingstoke

| Jason Bristow admitted the prospect of Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho signing for Basingstoke Town was “very unlikely”, but said the ambitious bid had “put the town on the map”. The club announced they had offered the 34-year-old a contract last week, but on Saturday…

WIN tickets to the London Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show

WIN tickets to the London Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show

| As the property market regains its confidence, the UK’s fastest growing home show is coming to London for the first time as a combined event designed for both self-builders and remodelers. The new London Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show will take place from…

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…