Basingstoke Gazette

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:50:00 +0000
Basingstoke mother's grief over son's vandalised grave
A MOTHER whose son’s grave has been vandalised several times in the last few months has said the people responsible “should be ashamed of themselves”.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 04:50:00 +0000
Science giant Thermo Fisher issues apology after complaints of 'eggy smell'
THE FIRM responsible for creating an odour that made people physically vomit has apologised.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 02:36:00 +0000
Pupils learn tricks of trade with career day
YOUNG people were inspired by employees who talked to them about different career options.

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:07:00 +0000
COMMUNITY NEWS: Updates from Bramley, Old Basing and beyond (Thursday, January 23)

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 17:03:33 +0000
Gift shop Hawkin's Bazaar to close its doors after 18 years
A GIFT and gadget shop in a Basingstoke shopping centre has closed down.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 02:50:00 +0000
Fury over 'ruthless' private parking firm
RESIDENTS are up in arms over a private parking firm accused of behaving like a "ruthless, money maker" for "draconian regulations".

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 01:00:00 +0000
Two weeks in jail for man found with cannabis on him
A MAN who was arrested for punching someone was found to have cannabis on him which he claimed was bought from a Basingstoke shop, a court heard.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 21:00:00 +0000
Longparish Primary School remains 'outstanding' after latest Ofsted inspection
A PRIMARY school near Andover has maintained its “outstanding” rating following a visit from Ofsted.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:47:57 +0000
Boy, 14, charged with attempted robbery and assault
A 14-YEAR-OLD boy has been charged with attempted robbery and assault.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 13:27:20 +0000
The Crown cast seen at Winchester Cathedral as filming takes place
STARS including Helena Bonham Carter were spotted in Winchester as a popular Netflix series was filmed at the cathedral.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 08:40:03 +0000
Delays on M3 northbound after accident near Junction 6 for Basingstoke
DRIVERS are facing lengthy delays this morning (Wednesday) after an accident left a lane blocked on the motorway near Basingstoke.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 16:09:12 +0000
Crime author’s alternative ending
A CRIME author has joked about rewriting a councillor’s future if he decides to go ahead with the proposal to close ten libraries across Hampshire.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 09:00:12 +0000
Advice on how to drive safely in fog after decreased visibility on Basingstoke roads
Commuters across Basingstoke are waking up to decreased visibility on the roads this morning due to thick fog.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:51:11 +0000
Complaints over smoking students
A PARENT has complained about cannabis being smoked outside the Basingstoke College of Technology.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 11:56:07 +0000
Election caused disruption to state school pupils after council closed four schools to become polling stations
FOUR schools in the borough were closed on December 12 for use as polling stations, despite funding being available to the council to use alternative venues.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 15:00:06 +0000
Inquest opened into Basingstoke woman's death after operation
AN inquest has opened into the death of Kathleen Hilda Parry, 71, from Herriard,near Basingstoke.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 17:08:05 +0000
Oasis star Noel Gallagher plans gym at £8million mansion in East Meon
FORMER Oasis star Noel Gallagher is planning to build a state-of-the-art woodland gym in his new multi-million-pound mansion in East Meon.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 17:52:04 +0000
Basingstoke Camera Club - It’s the coolest time of year
As the nights draw in during the winter months, we have seen a selection of beautiful pictures camera club members have been capturing of the beautiful scenery across the borough.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 12:30:00 +0000
Police hunting suspect after man assaulted outside a Basingstoke chicken shop
Police are hunting a man in connection to an assault outside a Basingstoke chicken shop last week.

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 10:08:38 +0000
LIVE: Boy, 15, appears in court charged with murder of Southampton teenager
A BOY, 15, is due to appear in court today accused of the murder of a Southampton teenager. The boy, from Andover, is due to appear at Southampton Magistrates' Court today following the death of 17-year-old James Laurie. James died from a single s...

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 11:10:00 +0000
South Western Railway franchise could be taken over by public sector operator
THE franchise that operates railway services between Basingstoke and London could be nationalised by the Department for Transport.

Tue, 21 Jan 2020 20:13:55 +0000
'We don't feel safe in our house anymore'
A BASINGSTOKE family have been forced to move out of their new home after a burglary left them feeling unsafe.