Charity

Kit Malthouse MP joins Andover veterans

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 the...
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...

Heart Charity Launches bid to improve region’s cardiac health

A Wessex heart charity is launching a pilot scheme aimed at improving the cardiac health of people across the region. Wessex Heartbeat is trialling a new ’12 Week Healthy Heart Challenge’, which will see people...

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...

Community shop devastated by ‘disgusting’ theft

Enham Post Office and Shop fell victim to a robbery that has been branded as 'disgusting' by the store owners, Leisie and Tim Francis. The store was targeted on Monday of this week at 1.50pm. The...

New Appointments Bolster Enham Trust Services in Andover

Leading disability charity Enham Trust has welcomed five new employees to strengthen their integrated services, marketing, care, and employment departments. The new members of the Enham Trust team bring a great deal of different experience...

Jonathan Completes His Race for Andover and District Mencap

Jonathan Marval completed his 62 mile Race to the Stones in 11 hours and 58 minutes. Not only did Jonathan complete his personal challenge but he raised over £1,500 for local independent charity Andover...

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...

Shocking Report Released by SSAFA

A major research report, The Nation’s Duty: challenging society’s disservice to a new generation of veterans, is published today by SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity. The report is based on an extensive survey of more...

Wellington Academy Helps the Heroes

Staff and students at the Wellington Academy will take part in the Nation’s biggest bake sale this summer to raise key funds for a military charity close to their hearts. It will be the second...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Tesco Petrol Station no Longer 24 Hours

Andover's Tesco Extra petrol station has stopped operating for 24 hours a day. The station is closed in the evenings until after 6am in the...
Fire in Whitchurch

Fire at Kings Arms Pub resolved

A fire broke out in Whitchurch, Hampshire in The Kings Arms Pub located opposite the Whitchurch Fire Station. Initially, four pumps were in attendance along...

A303 Road Rage Killer Guilty of Manslaughter

A motorist who killed a man after hitting him with his car on the A303 in Wiltshire has pleaded guilty to manslaughter. Tarkan Agca, aged...
winter gritters ready for new year

Gritter Garbo Gutted in Council Road Wars

Local residents in Shipton Bellinger were pleased to observe a Hampshire County Council gritter spreading the icy Bulford Road at 6.30am this morning (4th...