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Rosebourne Restaurant Blossoms

We visited Rosebourne Garden Centre on Friday 1st June 2018 for lunch and to repeat the review we did in March 2018. There was a small wait for a table. Regulars will know that you...

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...
Sainsburys Andover

Broken Glass in Sainsbury’s Recall

Sainsbury’s is recalling a batch of its Sliced Beetroot sold in jars because the product may contain small pieces of glass. The presence of glass makes this product unsafe to eat and presents a safety...

Great Local Restaurant Fails to Deliver

Rosebourne Garden Centre arrived in Andover in 2016, with a food hall and restaurant, it quickly become a talking point locally, especially for its food and service. I have visited the restaurant on four seperate...

Kingfisher Hampers – not just for Fishing

A Test Valley entrepreneur has launched a new business, Kingfisher Hampers, to provide picnic lunches to sporting enthusiasts in Hampshire and beyond. Louise Horne from Monxton set up Kingfisher Hampers in April 2017 to...

Lidl Grain Salmonella Risk

Lidl is recalling its Golden Sun Organic Grains (Amaranth) because Salmonella has been found in the product. Symptoms caused by salmonella usually include fever, diarrhoea and abdominal cramps. Product details Product: Golden Sun Organic...

Steak in Red Wine Sauce for 14th March 2018

Steak and Blowjob Day (sometimes Steak & BJ Day or Steak and Knobber Day is a satirical holiday created in Menora as a male response to Valentine's Day and celebrated a month later, on...

Misleading Healthy Snacks for Children

Cherry Healey, TV presenter, food investigator and Mum of 2, launches a nationwide junk busting campaign with baby food brand Organix, and junk busting parenting bloggers across the UK, to investigate what’s hiding in...

Bake a Pie this Pie Week

Brits appear to be a nation of pie fanatics, with 75% of UK consumers eating at least one pie a month. When better to dig into our favourite pie than British Pie Week (6th...

New Paper Cup Recycling Scheme Launched

Test Valley Borough Council, in partnership with the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE UK), is launching a new recycling service for plastic-lined paper cups. Local residents are now able to recycle...

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Police called to scene in Enham Arch following ‘medical’ incident

Police alongside the ambulance service were called to Enham Arch at 11.30am this morning (21st March) following a suspected 'medical' incident. A cordon was in...
Missing 21-year-old found

Police appeal for missing 21-year-old woman

FOUND: 21-year-old found 'safe and well' Andover Police are searching for an Andover girl, Samantha Riley, 21, she was last seen at Andover town centre...

Fire crews tackle tractor blaze in Penton Mewsey

Fire crews from Andover and Winchester tackled a large vehicle fire in Penton Mewsey this morning. Firefighters were called to the fire at 7.30am this...