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Unity Rotation a Great Success

In recent weeks, Unity – Putting Unity in the Community, has promoted a fortnight of fun and frolicks with volunteers and staff who were busy selling donated items in the Rotations Charity Shop, Whitchurch....

Students Celebrate Everyday Heroes at Leavers Service

Year six Church of England Primary school students attended a day of workshops and a leavers’ services at Winchester Cathedral to celebrate as they prepare to move on to secondary school. Ahead of the...

Super Hero Dress Up for Wish Upon a Star Charity

Pupils and staff from St Michael’s Primary School in Figheldean dressed up as super heroes recently to raise money for the Wish Upon A Star charity. They raised £80 for the charity that grants...

Simplyhealth Helps Fund Home from Hospital Service

National volunteering organisation, Royal Voluntary Service is able to continue its vital Home from Hospital service at the Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital thanks to funding from everyday health company, Simplyhealth. The service which...

Enham Trust Incorporates Andover Advocacy

Leading disability charity Enham Trust, based near Andover, has now incorporated the Andover Advocacy Service* which helps to support vulnerable people in the Andover area. Working directly with clients, Andover Advocacy’s team of...

Sparsholt Agriculture Students Conquer Annual Charity Ploughathon

Students from Sparsholt College successfully ploughed through the day and night completing their annual 24 Hour Ploughathon this December. The student team operated tractors and ploughs, non stop. The Agriculture Department students raised well...

Stag Saved from Swimming Pool

Two RSPCA officers saved the life of a stricken deer who’d fallen into a swimming pool in Hampshire during the heatwave. An Ibsley resident called the animal welfare charity on Friday morning (3 August) after...

Enham Trust CEO Unveils Her First-Hand Experience as a Carer to Highlight Carers Week

Peta Wilkinson, CEO of leading disability charity, Enham Trust, which provides care at home services across Hampshire, has unveiled her own first-hand experience as a carer for her husband following his diagnosis with cancer...

Get knitting to help unwanted cats stay cosy this autumn

Knitters are being asked to help unwanted cats and kittens this autumn by making homemade blankets and mouse toys for Cats Protection. The UK’s largest cat charity will be launching its annual Knitting Bee appeal...

Local Wildlife Charity Celebrates 20 Years

HART Wildlife Rescue, based in Medstead, Hampshire, is celebrating 20 years of saving local wildlife this month (December). But managers are calling on the public for increased support to help ensure the charity...

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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...
Whitchurch man avoids jail following possession of incident images

Whitchurch man avoids jail following possession of indecent images

David Treble, of the Knowlings, has pleaded guilty to possession of indecent images of a child and attempting to communicate with a person under...

Travellers spotted on Churchill way, Andover

Last year travellers were spotted all around Andover, including picket twenty, Saxon Heights and Churchill way. One of the vehicles used by the travellers is...