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Chantry centre welcomes new pop-up shop

Next week, a fresh pop-up shop will be greeted by Chantry Centre. Ugly Duckling's furniture initiative, which coincides with the World Mental Health Day, will start up for shop on Thursday the 10th of October....

Andover Rises Up to Support Desperate Daniel

Andover's Community has risen up to support desperate local man, Daniel Knight. Andover & Villages reported this week on the plight of Daniel, after someone set fire to the tent he was living in, luckily...

Shaun Cycles to Triumph!

Wednesday 28th March saw Shaun Barker complete an epic cycling challenge, in aid of Enham Trust. Shaun, a resident at one of Enham Trust's residential care homes, set himself an 8-week cycling challenge where he...

Top Tips for Keeping your Puss safe this Autumn

Cat owners can find out how to keep their pets safe and healthy during the colder months with Cats Protection’s autumn cat care tips. The UK’s largest cat charity has issued advice about caring for...

Education Charity Calls On Men To Take Up The Challenge Of Teaching

Education charity Teach First is calling for more men in the South East to become teachers, as the latest figures show the gender gap in the profession in the region is the one of...

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...

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...

Enham Trust Volunteers Receive top recognition in local Volunteer Awards

2 dedicated volunteers from leading disability charity Enham Trust have been awarded first runners up in the Test Valley Community Services Volunteer Awards 2017. Andover-based husband & wife team John & Maggie Bowman, who started...

Cat Owners Ask for Change in Air Gun Laws

Owners of cats which have died or suffered shocking injuries following a spate of air gun shootings in June have joined Cats Protection to call for a change in the law. The horrific incidents included...