Basingstoke Gazette

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:14:26 +0100
Hampshire police officer speaks out after assault
A police officer described the moment he was attacked on duty as the Gazette is shines a light on the rise of assaults on our emergency services.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:35:07 +0100
Man's body discovered in Basingstoke, police confirm
The body of a man was discovered in Basingstoke, Hampshire Constabulary have confirmed.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 11:56:15 +0100
Baby Romeo's only hope is a heart transplant, family say
"The odds are stacked against you".

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:55:02 +0100
Knife left stuck in the ground 'not a crime or emergency'
A man says he has been left feeling 'like an idiot' by the police after he reported finding a large knife.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:12:07 +0100
Tadley businesswomen speak out about how they adapted their catering business during lockdown
A SMALL catering business in Tadley has shared how they coped and adapted during lockdown.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:10:18 +0100
Apollo could be used for extra hospital beds
A FOUR-STAR Basingstoke hotel could be put back into use for extra hospital bed capacity if Covid-19 cases peak locally.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 15:01:57 +0100
Hampshire man given community order after accessing sex abuse images
A HAMPSHIRE man who viewed sex abuse images of children as young as ten has been given a community order.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:23:04 +0100
Tadley crews rescue man on roof with injured ankle using nine meter ladder
TADLEY crews were drafted in early hours of this morning to help a man with an injured ankle in Tadley.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 21:38:38 +0100
Unusual clouds form above Basingstoke
Unusual cloud formations have formed above Basingstoke tonight after another day of sweltering temperatures.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 12:30:00 +0100
Debenhams to axe 2,500 jobs across stores and warehouses as Covid-19 hits retail
Debenhams is to cut 2,500 jobs across its stores and warehouses across the UK as the high street retailer looks to slash costs.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 08:50:00 +0100
Chineham District Centre developers urge councillors to approve scheme
"This is the moment for the development committee to seize this opportunity."

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 18:25:06 +0100
Maria Miller refers campaign to Matt Hancock
BASINGSTOKE’S MP has said she was “deeply upset” by the experience of a mum who felt under suspicion of abusing her baby at birth.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 16:48:43 +0100
School closure left disabled teen unable to exercise
A TEENAGE girl who has Cerebral palsy has lost the use of a vital piece of exercise equipment to help build her muscle strength, because it is based at her school.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 16:09:30 +0100
Some Basingstoke restaurants are seeing less people turn up to use Government's Help Out to Eat Out Scheme
SOME Basingstoke restaurant business managers have expressed their concern that customers are losing confidence in customers taking advantage of the Government’s Help Out to Eat Out Scheme.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:31:58 +0100
The best beaches to visit near Basingstoke and Andover
The south coast is home to some of the UK’s best beaches and with the heatwave continuing this week it’s the perfect opportunity to get out and explore.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 16:28:21 +0100
Cash injection to upgrade hospital and A&E
THE trust which runs Basingstoke and Andover hospitals has been given a cash injection to prepare its A&E departments for the winter months.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 13:00:00 +0100
Chineham developers would welcome library's volunteers
THE developers behind Chineham District Centre would welcome working with volunteers to ensure the library can open for longer.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 17:59:09 +0100
BA workers call on their MP's help over 'fire and rehire' scheme
BRITISH Airways workers from North East Hampshire are calling for support from their local MP.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 11:04:33 +0100
Perseid meteor shower 2020: Here's when it will peak in August
The Perseid meteor shower can be seen in the skies across the UK for the next few weeks.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 10:56:44 +0100
Coronavirus: People told to wear masks during sex to stop spread
A CHARITY has advised wearing face masks and picking positions where participants are not face to face during intercourse to manage the risk of coronavirus.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:24:43 +0100
Basingstoke mum describes the "heartbreaking" day she nearly lost her baby boy
A BASINGSTOKE mum has described the heartbreaking moment she nearly lost her baby to a rare heart condition.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 10:12:03 +0100
Hook gunman still at large, police say
A SUSPECTED gunman who allegedly chased a man into a restaurant in Hook last week is still at large.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 13:54:02 +0100
Lidl still fighting to open superstore in Tadley
A GIANT discount retailer is continuing to fight to bring a store to Tadley after councillors rejected the proposal last month.

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 15:01:59 +0100
Man hails female police officer for rescuing him after asthma attack
A MAN who collapsed in a park wants to say thank you to the duty police officer for rescuing him.