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Andover Testbourne School in Whitchurch

Testbourne School Closes to year 8 Students

Testbourne Community School in Whitchurch Hampshire has made the move to close the school to all year 8 students. The closure starts from Wednesday 18th March 2020 and applies to all students in Year 8,...
Andover BandM Home Store

Signs for B&M Homestore Given Go Ahead for Andover

TVBC have given their consent for B&M Homestore to erect new signage on the old Homebase site on Enham Arch Retail Park in Andover. The application was submitted in January 2020 requesting permission to erect...
Andover Job Centre Plus

Planning for Andover Job Centre Plus Building Withdrawn

A substantial planning application detailing plans for Andover's previous Job Centre to be turned into 38 flats has been withdrawn by the applicant. The application requests that the building is subjected to a change of...
Andover Western Avenue Lidl

TVBC Refuse to Extend Lidl’s Delivery Times

Western Avenue's Lidl Supermarket applied to Test Valley Borough Council in December 2019 to ask for a two-hour extension on their allowed delivery times. Lidl are currently allowed to receive deliveries Monday to Saturday from...
Andover Anton Vets Tortoise Party

Coronavirus Forces Anton Vets to Cancel Tortoise Party

Anton Vets have announced that they are cancelling their annual Spring tortoise party this year. The twice-yearly event is a massive hit with local tortoise owners, giving a valuable service to help tortoises with their...
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Andover Coronavirus Outbreak LIVE Updates

Wednesday 18th March 2020 17.21 - All UK Schools will close on Friday until further notice. 15.00 - All schools in Wales and Scotland to close until further notice. 12.00 - Finkley Down Farm announces that they...
Andover Branston Pickle Recall

Plastic Fear in Branston Pickle Jars

Branston Pickle has issued a recall on some of their products because they may contain pieces of plastic. If you have bought any of the below products do not eat them. Instead, return them to...
Andover Town Centre WIfi

Welcome to Andover – BID Brother is Watching You

Andover BID have announced this week that the final touches to the free Wifi they are providing across Andover town centre and the train station are nearing completion. Steve Godwin, Andover BID Manager told Andover...
Andover coronavirus pool

Andover Coronavirus Outbreak LIVE Updates – 11/03/20

Wednesday 11th March 2020 14.00 - Public Health England update that confirmed cases of COVID-19 have risen to 456, a staggering 83 more cases in the last 24 hours. 07.38 - Man City vs Arsenal match...
Corona Virus Outbreak Ludgershall

Ludgershall GP Surgery Closes for Deep Clean over Coronavirus Concerns

The Castle Practice in Ludgershall has closed for 24 hours in order to undertake a deep clean because of coronavirus fears a staff member has confirmed today. A patient attended the surgery this morning (Tuesday...