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Signs of squatters at pub outbuildings destroyed by inferno

Firefighters investigating blaze in buildings behind vacant Lord Campbell pub in Aldershot find evidence of drug use and human excrement

Sat nav sends drink-driver to police station

Aldershot Magistrates' Court
Prajay Shrestha, 21, pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol and was disqualified from driving for 17 months

Chef vows to return next year after missing out on top spot

Scott Dineen struggled with oven problems and under-cooked cabbage meaning he missed out on the top Michelin prize

Developers 'letting people down' over affordable housing, says councillor

Criticism comes after Rushmoor Borough Council agrees to a development without any affordable housing

More than half of Hart adults are hitched, says report

Statistics show that Hart has the third-highest rate of adults tying the knot in the UK

Last-gasp Williams earns Shots a precious point

Brett Williams netted a 95th-minute penalty as Aldershot Town rescued what could be a valuable point in their battle to survive the drop.

Teen Shots fan arrested after flare and smoke bomb used at game

Aldershot Town FC directors are warning fans about the use of flares

Hot Shots back on the right road

Aldershot Town chose the perfect time to put in their best away performance of the season, easing their relegation fears with a 4-1 thrashing of Alfreton on Tuesday night
Artist's impression of houses within the Aldershot Urban Extension

University to run new Aldershot school instead of church

The school is being built as part of Aldershot's expansion and will allow pupils to work with university departments

Military buildings to house pupils from new development

Artist's impression of development which is part of the Aldershot Urban Extension plan
Property developer behind Aldershot Urban Extension plans for new children to be educated in old military buildings while new primary school is built

New school likely to be academy or free school

School children
The Connaught School unlikely to be allowed to run new primary school being built as part of Project Wellesley

Aldershot in Pictures

Closure threat for Gurkha welfare centre

The Gurkha Welfare Advice Centre in Aldershot could be replaced by an outreach service, depending on the outcomes of a review this autumn

Policy on Rushmoor immigration questioned

Joanna Lumley
Anti-immigration group calls on council to answer questions on the so-called Nepalese debate in Rushmoor

Nepalese support group gains 4,000 members

Cllr Alex Crawford set up the We Love the Gurkhas group
Founder of Nepalese support group says the membership numbers show most people are behind the Nepalese community settling locally

Developers 'letting people down' over affordable housing, says councillor

Criticism comes after Rushmoor Borough Council agrees to a development without any affordable housing

Maximum stay at Salisbury Road car park to increase

Increased parking times will help traders and patients.

Housing estate refused for former barracks site

New homes
Safety concerns have led to plans for 150 homes on the Guillemont Barracks site to be rejected by councillors, who overturned a recommendation to green-light the application

About Aldershot

Known as the home of the British Army, Aldershot has the West End Centre and Princes Hall arts and entertainment venues, as well as a strongly-supported football club, Aldershot Town. The Westgate retail and leisure development was completed in 2012, with thousands of new homes planned under Project Wellesley and My North Town Renewal Project.

Videos & Photos

Ali Wilson is running the marathon for Christopher's Smile charity

Hampshire marathon runners raise money for good causes

L/R: Buddhist Communty Centre UK (BCCUK) trustees Janga Bahadur Gurung, public relations officer Maj (Retd) Damar Ghale MBE and Ram Bahadur Gurung at the Buddhist Community Centre in Aldershot High Street, stood in front of where the Buddha statues will sit when they have been purchased from Nepal

Hope that new Buddhist centre can unite communities

Eric Bristow's darts defeat to Aldershot amateurs

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