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MS Society Patron Kit Malthouse

MS Society Patron Malthouse Votes to Cut Disability Allowance

Andover's MP and Patron of the local MS Society group, Kit Malthouse has supported the Conservative Government, by voting to cut ESA disability benefits by £30 a week. The vote will mean that those who...

Half Term Fun With Finkley Down Farm

Saturday 28th May – Sunday 5th June Its May Half Term and there’s stacks of fun to be had at Finkley Down Farm! Every day they have the madness and mayhem of our crazy...

Victims named following A34 crash

A woman and three children have been killed in a crash on the A34 in Berkshire. The collision involved four lorries and four cars. The woman has been named as 45-year-old Tracy Houghton from Dunstable, Tracy...

Teenager Dies Following Fatal Collision At Whitchurch

Police were called to the scene of a road traffic collision in Whitchurch this morning. The collision involving a white Mercedes van and a blue motorcycle happened at 7.23am at the junction of Harroway...

Driving Miss Daisy Companion Service in Andover

Driving Miss Daisy is a reliable companion driving service and is now available in Andover and the surrounding villages. Owner of the business, Camille Phillips has lived in Charlton for 13 years and always...

Firefighters Endure Extreme Weather Training

An elite team of Hampshire firefighters has been undergoing extreme weather training in Denmark where temperatures can drop as low as minus 16C. The nine-man group camped out in the unforgiving conditions and tackled...

Kitchen Fire in Andover Wetherspoons

There has been a fire in the John Russell Fox in Andover's High Street today. The fire started in the kitchen and involved a freezer. Hampshire Fire and Rescue sent four fire engines to attend the...

Police Ask For Help in the Fight Against Terrorism

Police are calling on the public to share information with their friends and family about how they can help counter terrorism - and potentially ACT to save lives. Following a number of recent incidents...

Charities Ring New Changes in Andover High Street

Charities and local community groups are now able to hire either the High Street or the Time Ring in Andover High Street free of charge, following a decision taken by Test Valley Borough Council’s...

Counter terrorism activity in Andover

Counter Terrorism Officers are involved in an incident on Roman Way this morning (21st August 2017). Police descended on the property on Roman Way at 4.00am this morning, emergency services remain there now. Officers are wearing...

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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...
A33 reopened collision

Road reopened following ‘serious’ two-car collision

Hampshire Police were dealing with a serious car collision earlier today on the A33 southbound at Micheldever and has now reopened. "The dual-carriageway is closed...