Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted outside Flames takeaway shop in Andover Friday night / Saturday morning. [Read more…]
Approximately 20 stalls were open at the Hampshire Farmers Market in Andover to shoppers despite the rain on Sunday 17th March. Included amongst the usual Farmers Market stalls were several other local businesses including Anna Valley Chillies and Your Mind Your Body. Whilst the weather may have kept numbers down there were still quite a […]
The Andover Kebab House in Bridge Street is to reopen shortly. A notice on the door says it is under new management and will open again soon but as yet there is no date.
The Blockbuster store in Andover will be closing its doors for the last time on Tuesday 19th March according to a notice on its window. The group has been in administration for several months and it was hoped the Andover branch would be saved. Sadly that has not been the case. No news yet as […]
New equipment installed at Andover Leisure Centre could save lives in an emergency. Special defibrillators, donated by Lloyds TSB staff, are now on hand at the Valley Leisure run centre to help if anyone has an unexpected problem with their heart while exercising. Valley Leisure facilities manager, Chris Attrill said: “Fortunately, we don’t need this […]
Southern Revolution, Andover’s local modified car club, will be attending The Fast Show at Santa Pod Raceway near Northampton this weekend. A two day event including ‘Run What Ya Brung’ drag strip races, gymkhana competition, stunt displays and passenger drift rides also plays host to car clubs from across the nation showing off their project […]
After the huge success of the Costa Open Mic Night a few weeks ago, is is back again on Saturday 20th April. Featuring local talent Talking to Amy, In Darklight, One Last Thrill, Holly and Laura, Bethany Hayter and Bertie Chattell, it promises to be another great night of acoustic music. The event is a joint collaboration […]
Local DJ Beat Cleaver needs your help to send him to Ibiza – and has offered to let everyone that helps crash in his room!!* As well as being resident DJ on BBC 1Xtra, Beat Cleaver is also part of the Broken Poetz team that recently released the “Seldom Seen” video. To help out, listen and […]
Are you doing anything for Red Nose Day? If so, let us know and we’ll add you to our new Red Nose Day 2013 in Andover page. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with details and a picture and we’ll tell everyone what you are up to.
The red fronted shop next door to Hollywood Nails, previously I Picolli baby clothes, has been taken over by Andover Gold Buyers. The shop appears to be owned by a Basingstoke based metals buyer and fills another empty unit in the town centre. In addition to the Andover shop there is also one in Alton.
The main entrance door at WH Smith has been damaged however despite appearances it is still open. As yet we have been unable to find out what – or who – caused the damage. Update Tuesday 12/03/2013 – heard from Alex was possibly a break-in but nothing taken.
Police are appealing for information following an incident of arson in Andover. At some time between 12.30am and 1am on Tuesday, March 5 a fire was started on Hanson Road, just off Mylen Road, Andover. The offender/s set fire to a wheelie bin which went on to destroy the bin and two fence panels. PC […]
You can’t always believe reviews on Trip Advisor – and now it appears you can’t believe the pictures. The reviews are of a pub in Andover USA however the image is of The Swallow Pub in Andover UK. Having been in The Swallow on numerous occassions it definitely outranks it’s US counterpart. To see the […]
Local rappers Broken Poetz have released a video for their new track ‘Seldom Seen’ – with Andover as the backdrop. Broken Poetz are a UK hip-hop group consisting of 2 rappers, Mystero and D.Know and a collection of musicians and producers from Andover, Hampshire. Broken Poetz can be found on Facebook and Twitter and also […]
A car was hit causing £200 of damage on Wednesday morning around 9.00am when it was in collision with another vehicle, who then drove off. They were driving along Balksbury Hill from Andover towards Upper Clatford when a car travelling in the opposite direction collided with them. The son of the driver of the car […]
Police are appealing for help in tracing a man who is wanted in connection with a robbery in Andover. Darryl Martin Cooper, aged 24, is wanted by police investigating a robbery which occurred on King Arthurs Way, Andover, on Friday, March 1 where money was stolen from an 18-year-old man. Mr Coopers’ last known address […]
A planning application has been made for 74 High Street, Andover (formerly the Shaw Trust shop) for change of use to an ‘Adult Gaming Centre’.
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Police are appealing for information after a car was stolen in Andover. At around 9pm on Saturday, February 23 a woman knocked on the door of an address on Manor Road, Andover. When the victim opened the door the woman told her that she was collecting sponsorship money for a breast cancer charity. Because of […]
The Bring Back Breakers Facebook page has been overwhelmed by offers of support following a mention from local radio station, The Breeze-Andover yesterday (Wednesday 27th February 2013). A small group of people, supported by local Councillors, working towards opening Breakers as a community venture, Bring Back Breakers has more than doubled its page members in […]
At the recent meeting of Test Valley Borough Council it was agreed to increase the Council Tax Charge by 4.1% – keeping under the 4.2% that would have triggered a referendum on the result. Various reasons for and against the rise were put forward however the final result was a vote to increase. Councillors voted […]