Local News

Tesco Withdraws Plans for Brighton Hill

Tesco has announced that it will not continue with its controversial plans to build a new supermarket next to Brighton Hill roundabout in Basingstoke.

Accident and Emergency

Maria Miller MP has today voiced her support for staff at who are coping with increased numbers using Accident and Emergency at Basingstoke Hospital. The number of people seeking emergency care at Hampshire Hospital Foundation Trust hospitals went up more than 11% over Christmas and 15% over the New Year compared with the same period last year. 

MP Welcomes Hampshire County Council Rail Summit

Local Basingstoke MP Maria Miller has welcomed the strong support for improving Basingstoke’s mainline rail connections at Hampshire County Council’s Rail Summit held on 8 January.