Plans announced for new village hall

November 2, 2017 by  

Plans have been announced that could lead to the construction of a brand new hall within the village of Ramsdell, which is located just outside Basingstoke.

An application for planning permission has been submitted by the development firm leading the project, with the chosen setting for this hall being [Read more]

Revamp of Basingstoke Leisure Park moves closer

October 1, 2017 by  

Ambitious plans to revamp the Leisure Park in Basingstoke have moved a step closer to being realised, with the news that the local council is near to agreeing a deal with a development firm for the project.

NewRiver Retail is the company that has been chosen by Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council to [Read more]

New flats for centre of Basingstoke

September 5, 2017 by  

Basingstoke appears likely to get new living accommodation within its town centre, following the announcement that development plans have been submitted to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council for the conversion of a block of offices.

The developer behind these plans is [Read more]

Basingstoke motorway project to begin soon

August 1, 2017 by  

Work will be getting underway towards the start of this month on a multi-million pound project that will boost the capacity of Basingstoke’s A33 motorway, with the aim of reducing congestion issues.

The local council has invested [Read more]

Refresh Festival announces more stars

July 2, 2017 by  

The brand new festival celebrating fitness and health later this year, Refresh, has now added several more stars to the list of those who will be in attendance.

The children’s television character Mr. Bloom, the author of a popular health blog Danielle Vanier, top-selling writer Clean Eating Alice and former Olympian [Read more]

Stewart Lee returning for gig in Basingstoke

June 2, 2017 by  

One of the country’s most acclaimed stand-up comedians, Stewart Lee, will be returning to Basingstoke during the summer, to perform a show at the town’s Anvil theatre.

Lee has been a fixture on the comedy scene in the UK since [Read more]

Ukulele orchestra coming to Basingstoke

May 4, 2017 by  

A group that has helped make the ukulele one of the most [Read more]

Basingstoke woman to raise her game

April 5, 2017 by  

A Basingstoke woman is planning to organise a football match in a setting much different to the usual games that take place in the street or in a park, by setting up a fixture on one of the tallest mountains in the world.

Katie Donegan, 33, is preparing to play a game of football close to the top of [Read more]

Basingstoke postman hopes for charitable delivery

March 3, 2017 by  

A postman from Basingstoke is bidding to raise much-needed cash for the local hospital that treated him during a potentially life-threatening illness.

Back in 2010, Phil Gordon was diagnosed with [Read more]

Basingstoke to host charity run

February 5, 2017 by  

Women living in Basingstoke are being encouraged to sign up for a charity run taking place in the town later this year, which is intended to [Read more]

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