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Hampshire Cider Is A Winner At International Cider Challenge 2017

Chalkdown Cider, made in Andover Down, Hampshire from locally grown apples, has been confirmed as winner of the trophy for best bottle conditioned cider in the prestigious International Cider Challenge. The award was made...

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...

Lady Does Lunch at The Cricketers in Longparish

The Cricketers in Longparish is nestled perfectly in the centre of the village, a proper village pub that is run by Donna and Paul, with their daughter, Lily, working behind the bar. A friendly...

A Royal Engagement For Andover Charcuterie Makers

Hampshire Fare members, Parsonage Farm, were invited to showcase their range of charcuterie at the summer garden party at Clarence House in celebration of the Prince's Countryside Fund. HRH The Prince of Wales, hosted...

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...

Smoothers and Shakers Travels to Bridge Street

Smoothers and Shakers popped up in Andover High Street in 2014, as the brainchild of local business woman, Dorthe Thomas. After several successful and busy weeks, the business was put on hold whilst Dorthe...

Brits Breakfast Like Champions

The average British adult will eat half a ton of cereal and drink 1,267 litres of milk for breakfast during the course of their lifetime, according to a new study. Researchers polled 2,000 people...

Frozen Vegetable Listeria Risk

Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd has taken the precautionary step of voluntarily recalling various frozen vegetable products because they might contain Listeria monocytogenes. The products listed below might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Symptoms caused by this...

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,...
Celebrate the best of home-grown Hampshire for British Food Fortnight

Celebrate Best Of Home-Grown Hampshire For British Food Fortnight

This autumn, Hampshire County Council Catering Services (HC3S) is celebrating delicious local food with a campaign linked to British Food Fortnight (23 September - 8 October 2017) Focusing on the best of British food...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Hampshire air ambulance launches new initiative to battle mental health issues

Hampshire and Isle Of Wight Air Ambulance also known as (HIOWAA) this week launched a new initiative.  The initiative will give the team's doctors, paramedics...

New mayor excited to sit new role in Test Valley

Councillor Martin Hatley has been elected as the borough’s new mayor at a full Test Valley Borough Council meeting. Councillor Hatley has held the role...

Andover Ocado staff at risk of redundancy 3 months after fire

Staff located at Andover's online supermarket Ocado site are at risk of a mass redundancy. Out of 850 staff employed at the Andover warehouse, 400...

Police search for suspects of morning vape shop robbery

Items worth approximately £2,000 were stolen from a shop in Tidworth The burglary happened sometime between midnight and 8.00am on May 15. Offenders smashed a window...