Charity

Runners brave the heat to raise over £11,000 for Enham

Eight determined individuals took part in the widely anticipated London Marathon on Sunday 22nd March in aid of leading Hampshire-based disability charity Enham Trust. Taking on the challenging 26 mile-long route through the capital city...
Andover War Memorial Hospital

Andover Friends Donation Boosts Service at Andover Hospital

THANKS to a generous donation from The Friends of Andover War Memorial Hospital, patients being treated in Andover now have a specialised form of ultrasound scanning on their doorstep. The new musculoskeletal probe is a...

Spring has well and truly sprung at Enham Trust’s charity shop

Leading disability charity Enham Trust, based in Enham Alamein near Andover, has this week welcomed The Worshipful the Mayor of Test Valley, Cllr Karen Hamilton, to their charity shop & café. The visit, which marks...

Pilot Powers through 50 mile cross-country run for Air Ambulance Charities

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance (HIOWAA) and Thames Valley Air Ambulance (TVAA) pilot, Marcus Doyle, ran 50 miles cross-country on Saturday 9th June to raise money for both charities. Marcus set off from...
Andover unity mobility

Charity donations lead to new mobility equipment for Unity

Unity 'Mobility' has announced the delivery of four state-of-the-art pieces of equipment for their Mobility service at the Andover Bus Station. The Andover based organisation provides a range of equipment for Shopmobility customers but offers the...

BP Rolls top up Andover Festival of Motoring Charity Fund

BP Rolls Automotive have made a donation to the Andover Festival of Motoring, to top up the funds raised by the event in September last year. The event attracted over 5000 visitors and saw...

Hampshire Tops Dumped Pets Stats

The RSPCA is urging struggling owners in Hampshire not to dump pets as it received more than 10,000 calls nationally about abandoned animals in just three months last summer. The charity is braced for a...

Edwards Lifesciences Donates $5000 to Enham Trust

Global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring, Edwards Lifesciences, has recently donated $5000 to leading disability charity Enham Trust’s accessible bike initiative. The initiative, identified as an opportunity in...

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. This...

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...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

New Shops Opening in Andover Town Centre

More New Town Centre Shops for Andover

Two new shops are due to open this weekend in Andover town centre. A new vape shop, VPZ is set to open its doors in...
Andover vans

Police issue advice following spate of van thefts in Andover area

Police have issued advice to Andover residents following a spate of thefts from vans in the Andover area. Tools within the vans have been stolen,...
Gas leak in Andover

Andover man charged following drunken collision causing gas leak

A man has been charged with drink driving after he collided with a gas main which forced nearby residents to evacuate their homes. The incident...
Andover woman flying tipping

Andover woman fined after dumping waste in town

An Andover resident was made to pay more than £200 after her fly-tipped waste was discovered by council members. Shirley Gray, of Camelot Close, Andover,...