Charity

Business Incentive Grant Awarded to Patterson’s Pantry

Test Valley Borough Council has awarded a £500 Business Incentive Grant to Andover businessman James Patterson, in recognition of his hard work setting up his tea company, Patterson’s Pantry. Patterson’s Pantry sells tea and...

RSPCA Officers in Midst of Equine Crisis in Hampshire

RSPCA officers in Hampshire are facing an equine crisis, according to new figures released by the animal welfare charity. The charity’s new cruelty statistics reveal that nearly 1,000 horses were rescued by the charity from...

Enham Trust kidnaps the Mayor of Test Valley

Leading disability charity Enham Trust will be ‘kidnapping’ the Worshipful the Mayor of Test Valley, Cllr Karen Hamilton, during a day-long fundraising event on 23rd June. Held opposite The Guildhall in Andover town centre between...

Walking Challenge Raises over £800 for Enham Trust

An epic walking & cycling challenge has raised over £800 for leading Hampshire-based disability charity Enham Trust. The challenge, undertaken by Enham Trust resident Hayley, who has Cerebral Palsy and uses a wheelchair, spanned 6...
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Bake for Heroes – Let’s Make it a Million!

TV star Lorraine Kelly is calling on Britain to get out the aprons, wooden spoons and mixing bowls to help the annual Bake for Heroes campaign smash the million-pound mark. Supporters of all ages...

Harrow Way All-School Musical is Slicker than Grease Lightening

At Harrow Way Community School, Grease is the word! Since the nerve shredding auditions in September, students from all year groups have been ‘hopelessly devoted’ to rehearsing for their production of Grease: The Musical...

Be a Handbag Hero for Enham Trust

Leading disability charity Enham Trust is asking anyone with a collection of unwanted or unused handbags, to donate as many as possible to the charity; raising money for their vital cause. Aptly named the...

Take the Everest Base Camp Challenge

Leading disability charity Enham Trust, based in Hampshire, is offering members of the public the opportunity to take on the experience of a lifetime; ticking the ultimate Charity Challenge item off their bucket list...

Enham Trust’s Marvellous Marmalade Makers

Clients and residents at leading Hampshire-based disability charity Enham Trust, recently made their own marmalade through our on-site Training Kitchen, one of our life-skill services. Twelve handmade marmalade entries were submitted to the World’s Original...

National Charity Partnership Launches Challenge To Help People Across Hampshire Kick-Start Healthier Habits

Hampshire residents wanting to get healthier this summer now have extra support to achieve their goals thanks to a new, free online tool. The ‘Let’s Do This Eight Week Challenge’ has been developed by...

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Power outrage andover

Power outage disrupts 957 residents across Andover

Residents across Andover have been left with no power with Scottish and Southern Electricity Network confirming it. The outage was reported at 9.26pm. SSEN said. "We’re...
Gas Explosion in Andover

Man Arrested in Andover Gas Main Collision

A man has been arrested following a collision between a van and a gas main on King Arthurs Way this morning at 1.06am (20th...
Best Customer Experience David Mellor Jewellers in Andover

Sparkling Customer Service Award for David Mellor Jewellers

Andover's David Mellor Jewellers were awarded the 'Best Customer Experience' award at the Retail Jeweller’s Inspiring Independents Awards in London last week. The popular Andover...

Freaky Down Farm Returns for 2019

Finkley Down Farm has had a FREAKY makeover for Halloween and its frighteningly good! The farm has been covered in pumpkins and skeletons in preparation...