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Ocado continues to help the community following devastating fire

OCADO has continued to help the community in Andover after their warehouse was engulfed in flames. They presented cheques of up to £1003.50 to two local charities. One of the local charities, The National Autistic Society...

Local Charity Appoints Senior Clinical Leadership Team to Oversee Flagship Neurological Project

Judith Gillow MBE, Clinical Trustee Lead and Rayna McDonald, Clinical Director, have been appointed to provide excellence in clinical leadership for a new rehabilitation project at Enham Trust near Andover, Hampshire. Leading disability charity,...

44% of Homeless Families in the South East are in Work

Forty-four percent of homeless families trapped in temporary accommodation in the South East are actually working, according to new research released by Shelter’s social housing commission. Based on freedom of information requests, the...

Enham Trust declared as Disability Confident Leader

Leading Hampshire-based disability charity Enham Trust, today announced it has obtained Disability Confident Leader status under the Disability Confident scheme. An initiative established by the Government in 2013, Disability Confident aims to challenge negative attitudes...
Pride of Andover Awards Nominations 2018

Last Chance to Nominate for Pride of Andover Awards 2018

Now is your last chance to nominate for the Pride of Andover Awards 2018, as this year’s nomination period draws to a close, officially ending on Friday 31st August. Sponsored by passionate local businesses keen...

200 Mile Run for Bowel Cancer Comes Through Andover

Running enthusiast Ben Reeves, 29, is embarking on a 200-mile run from Chester to Southampton on Thursday 28th April to raise over £5,000 for Bowel Cancer UK. It’s the second biggest cancer killer to...

Walking Over Hot Coals for Disability Charity Enham Trust

Leading disability charity Enham Trust is looking for local daredevils who certainly can stand the heat, to take part in a fundraising firewalk, on behalf of the charity’s vital cause. Taking place at The Weyhill...

Quarter of Uk Pets Risk Being Rehomed

A quarter of owners surveyed by Admiral Pet Insurance have admitted considering re-homing their pet as shocking figures from the RSPCA show a 50% rise in the number of animals dumped during summer. Pet...

Enham Trust Opens New Accessible Training Café

An innovative and exciting new project was officially launched on Friday 9th February at leading disability charity, Enham Trust, based in Andover, Hampshire. The Enham Trust Café provides an opportunity for disabled people to...

Couple Find Love at Finish Line

One marathon runner received a lot more than a medal and a few blisters at the finish line - she received a proposal! The UK’s largest animal charity is thanking all of its London...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Hampshire air ambulance launches new initiative to battle mental health issues

Hampshire and Isle Of Wight Air Ambulance also known as (HIOWAA) this week launched a new initiative.  The initiative will give the team's doctors, paramedics...

New mayor excited to sit new role in Test Valley

Councillor Martin Hatley has been elected as the borough’s new mayor at a full Test Valley Borough Council meeting. Councillor Hatley has held the role...

Andover Ocado staff at risk of redundancy 3 months after fire

Staff located at Andover's online supermarket Ocado site are at risk of a mass redundancy. Out of 850 staff employed at the Andover warehouse, 400...

Police search for suspects of morning vape shop robbery

Items worth approximately £2,000 were stolen from a shop in Tidworth The burglary happened sometime between midnight and 8.00am on May 15. Offenders smashed a window...