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Stowaway Baby Pigeons Found on Royal Navy Warship

Stowaway Baby Pigeons Found on Royal Navy Warship

Two pigeon chicks found in a hidden nest on HMS Queen Elizabeth have been rescued and safely transported by the Royal Navy to the RSPCA’s West Hatch Wildlife Centre in Taunton, Somerset. The chicks -...

This is the Age Brits Reach their ‘Style Crossroads’

Women reach their ‘style crossroads’ at 40, while men start to find clothes shopping trickier at 37 years of age, according to research. A study of 2,000 adults identified this as the stage...

Enham Trust Teams Up with Andover Businesses for Quiz Night

Leading Hampshire-based disability charity Enham Trust has teamed up with several Andover businesses and business groups to host a quiz night on 20th November. Held in the Andover Masonic Hall and sponsored by...

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...

Andover foodbank thanks the public as hundreds donate

Andover Foodbank has received hundreds of parcels this Christmas season to deliver to nearly 1,000 children and adults in need this Christmas. A total of 835 Christmas parcel boxes were given out to partnering agencies and...
Royalty Visits Enham Trust

Royalty Visits Enham Trust

HRH The Duchess of Gloucester has this week visited leading Hampshire-based disability charity Enham Trust. The visit, which took place at the charity’s main site in Enham Alamein, near Andover, gave The Duchess – Patron...

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...

SWEP unleashed for anyone sleeping rough in Test Valley

Test Valley Borough Council have announced that their Severe Weather Emergency Protocol is been put in place following harsh weather in the Test Valley. Anyone sleeping rough can benefit from the special arrangements This protocol is triggered...

Kit Malthouse MP joins Andover veteran’s charity in Parliament

On Tuesday 20th March Kit Malthouse MP joined the Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS) at a reception at the House of Commons. The DMWS is an independent charity which provides help and support to...

Summer Holiday Pet Photo Competition

Whether it’s a bird, a bug or a big beautiful mammal, it’s a fun way to spend time during the holidays and photos of any kinds of animals are welcome. And whatever the age...

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Woman fined for dumping drink cans and food containers

A Grateley woman has been made to pay an excess of £200 after she failed to check that the person getting rid of her...

A303 Eastbound blocked following two car collision

Hampshire emergency services are dealing with a collision involving two cars eastbound on Picket Twenty. Emegency services were called to the scene at 12.57 pm. Two...
Local pubs completes 'emergency repairs' after warning

Local pub completes ’emergency repairs’ after warning

The owner of the Five Bells pub near Nether Wallop has completed urgent repairs to the listed building after Test Valley Borough Council issued...