More school places in Basingstoke

Local MP Maria Miller has warmly welcomed the significant investment that Hampshire County Council is making to provide hundreds of additional primary school places in the next two years.

More than 40% fall in Unemployment in Basingstoke

Local MP Maria Miller has welcomed employment figures published today which show that Basingstoke unemployment has fallen by more than 40% in the last year and is now the lowest for a decade. 642 people claimed Job Seekers Allowance in December 2014 down by 49 compared with November 2014 and down by 485 compared with December 2013.  

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.