Lifestyle

Acute Kidney Injury – The Silent Killer

One person in every 14 (around 7%), do not know what their kidneys do. That’s a worrying statistic. Here’s another; only one in every two people know that their kidneys make urine. This is...

Britons Avoiding Brekkie!

Skipping breakfast can leave us feeling sluggish and even low, but according to the latest research 50% of Brits miss out breakfast, double the figure reported in 2012!* We spoke to Head Nutritionist,...

John Paul Ekins Interview – Highlights

K "What made you Choose the Piano?" JP “I’m not going to pretend I had anything to do with it. My parents picked the piano. We had a piano at home so I guess...

Augusta Park Geocache Hunt

Do you live on or near to Augusta Park, Andover and want to spend a fun and family-friendly few hours taking part in a geocache treasure hunt? On Saturday, 11 April the Augusta Open...

Contaminated Midget Gems Recalled

SPAR UK is recalling a batch of its own brand Midget Gems, because they may be contaminated by small pieces of wood. The contaminated batch being recalled is the 180 gram bags with a...

Average Brit Suffers 5,000 Injuries in a Lifetime

The average Brit will suffer 4,944 injuries and minor ailments over the course of their lifetime, a survey has found. Each year, cuts, bruises, bugs and colds mean the average adult will be in...
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Wrinkles, Blurry Eyesight and Poor Memory: The Top 20 Signs of Old Age Revealed

Becoming forgetful, groaning when you get out of a chair – and looking for glasses without realising you’re wearing them are among the top triggers for feeling your age, a study has found. A...

Air Ambulance Call Supporters to Recycle Their Bras

Forget about burning your bras, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance are asking you to save them for recycling, in order to raise vital funds to keep the Air Ambulance flying and saving...

Grant for Andover Proms in the Park

Councillors from Andover and the surrounding villages have awarded a £2,000 grant to contribute to the cost of the Proms in the Park event this weekend. The free event on Saturday evening will be held...

Hot and Bothered Office Wars

New research has revealed what it is that gets British workers most hot under the collar. Nearly half of office workers (47%) cited differences over the office temperature as the aspect of their working...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Assault in Plush Andover

Man left with ‘Fractured cheekbone and eyesocket’ after night-club attack in Andover

A 35-year-old man from Andover was assaulted on Saturday, 15th June, in a night-club on London Street and suffered injuries to his face. The alternation...

Café owners collect council grant

The founders of an American-themed café in the centre of Andover have collected their first £500 cash boost thanks to a £1,000 Independent Retailer...
A33 reopened collision

Police ask for witnesses following fatal collision on A33 near Micheldever

A 63-year-old woman from Basingstoke has died following a fatal collision with two cars on the A33 southbound this morning. Hampshire Police are now asking...
Andover Town Football Club

Andover Town Football Club prepares to start busy season

Andover Town Football Club is starting to prepare for their busy season starting in August, with almost 15 games against neighbouring teams, such as...