Village News

BATS Next Gen - Les Misérables: School Edition

Les Misérables: School Edition BATS Next Gen is proud to bring this author-approved edition of the musical to Basingstoke, performed entirely by students. The cast of students come from across North Hampshire and includes local residents Jess Miller and Olly Sanvoisin. The show is running at The Haymarket Theatre, Basingstoke, from the 12th – 14th April. Evening performances at 7.30pm and a Saturday matinee at 2.30pm. To book tickets please call Box Office 01256 844244 or book online www.anvilarts.org.uk      See full story...

WI Meeting - March 2018

March 8th, 2018 – Our 82nd Birthday – Trisha Lewis will bring a sense of fun and Joyce Grenfell style observation to the 1960s story characters of the WI she discovered in the archives.      See full story...

Cuckoo Meadow Play Area

The rubber safety surfaces around items in Cuckoo Meadow Play Area have been professionally jet-cleaned to remove mould, algae etc. and minimise the risk of children slipping over.      See full story...

Basingstoke Festival

From Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council: We are excited to announce that the theme for the 2018 Basingstoke Festival is ‘Art in Unexpected Places’. The festival runs from Friday 15 June to Sunday 8 July 2018.      See full story...

Hampshire Constabulary Oakley and North Waltham Monthly Newsletter

The latest edition of the newsletter is available to view. There have been a few issues in North Waltham recently which we would like residents to be aware of. If you have any information about any of the incidents reported, or see anything suspicious in the village, please report it to the Police - contact details are on the newsletter.      See full story...

STEVENTON ENTERTAINS

A cabaret-style evening of varied entertainment. Steventon Village Hall 7.30pm on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd March. Tickets £6 from Rosina Forde 397251. Please bring your own refreshment      See full story...

WI Meeting - February 2018

February 8th, 2018 – The Sewing Soldier – Lt. Col. Neil Stace will talk about Army life including tours of duty in Northern Ireland, Bosnia and Afghanistan, and his sewing, which he started whilst at school. This will be an open meeting for men and women.      See full story...

Against the Grain - An Evening with Garth Hewitt

Drawing on his extensive catalogue of songs old and new, Garth sings of hope and justice for uncertain times When: Thursday 22nd February 2018 at 7.30pm Where: St Michael's Church, North Waltham Tickets from 01256 397223 (answerphone) or email anne.stokes4@btinternet.com £10 booked in advance (£12 at the door); 18 years or under £5      See full story...

Village Trust Annual Meeting

North Waltham Village Trust will be holding its Annual Meeting at 8.00 p.m. on Wednesday 24th January in the Rathbone Pavilion, Cuckoo Meadow. Please come along and let us have your own thoughts on the development of recreational and meeting facilities within our village.      See full story...

WI - Dec Meeting

A good time was had by all at the Christmas Meeting on 14th December 2017. During the business part of the meeting, we were reminded that January is the month for choosing resolutions      See full story...

Basingstoke & Deane Warm Homes Central Heating Scheme

IMPORTANT MESSAGE - PLEASE SHARE THIS WITH ANY RESIDENTS WHO MAY BE ELIGIBLE (PARTICULARLY IF THEY DON'T HAVE ACCESS TO THE INTERNET) Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council have funding in place to help residents that meet certain criteria save energy and money through the installation of a new central heating system. There is only a limited amount of funding available and this will be distributed on a first come first served basis.      See full story...