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Church Crookham

Church Crookham was previously home to the only commercially successful tobacco plantation in Britain. Its former Queen Elizabeth Barracks, home of the Gurkhas from 1970 until 2000, is now a housing estate. Tweseldown racecourse was used in the 1948 London Olympics, while Luxury Vertu mobile phones are made at the company headquarters.

Campaigners celebrate new bus services in Fleet with a picnic on the Views

It's walkers versus bus riders in race to Frimley Park Hospital

Campaigners are aiming to prove it is quicker to get to hospital appointments on foot than on the new bus route

Hampshire Christmas markets and fairs - find out where they're being held near you

Get into the festive spirit and visit some of the best Christmas markets and fairs in north east Hampshire and across the border in Surrey

Farnborough Airport airspace change proposals put on hold

Plans which could change to the way air traffic is controlled in north Hampshire have been put on hold, TAG Farnborough Airport has revealed.

Inspire Business Awards 2015: Whitbread's Window Cleaning looks to scoop Young Business Person prize

The company Marc Whitbread founded as a teenager has seen him nominated for Young Business Person of the Year

Community groups in bitter clash over Winchfield homes plan

5,000-home Winchfield village 'only sustainable option' for housing in Hart says community campaign - but other residents disagree

Bobby's bet falls flat as Swans lose, but landlord thanks regulars for support

Find out how Church Crookham landlord Bobby Betts got on as he sweated on one last result to net him nearly £12,000 on a football accumulator

Pub landlord one win away from netting £11k on football bet

The Wyvern landlord Bobby Betts' is hoping Swansea do him a favour by beating Stoke tonight, and win him £11,631 on an ambitious bet in the process

Much-loved child's swing set alight by 'mindless idiots'

The large swing in Azalea Park, Church Crookham, became an inferno and the parish council is now working to get it repaired

Vulcan bomber: When will the retiring aircraft reach you on its farewell tour?

The Avro Bomber will make its way fly over Aldershot Church Crookham and Farnborough airport on Sunday afternoon

Fleet church fire was just latest in history of blazes around Hart

History group plans display on fires that have swept through landmark buildings over the past century

Happy Hart gains latest plaudit for high rate of people who are satisfied with life

Just look at how cheerfully Hart people replied when ONS asked them to rate their sense of wellbeing out of 10

Death of Church Crookham newborn set for review 15 years on

Jeremy Hunt has ordered a review into the death of Church Crookham Graeme and Anne Dixon's daughter Elizabeth's death in 2001 after their 15-year struggle for justice

Fleet residents celebrate new bus services after hard-fought campaign

Two new and extended services in the town will link Fleet anew with its neighbouring communities and towns like Aldershot and Farnborough

Tributes paid to 'brilliant' pioneering Farnborough aviator

Chris Kelleher was just 58 when he died on August 22, sparking heartfelt tributes from friends and former colleagues

'Wonderful day' as hundreds attend Church Crookham community centre opening

As part of the redevelopment of the former Queen Elizabeth Barracks, the centre will be the base for the Parish Council and will provide a pre-school facility for up to 30 children

National health review into care for newborns after death of baby in 2001

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Fourteen years on from the tragic death of her newborn daughter Elizabeth, grieving Anne Dixon is still seeking answers

Story of historic church that started life as an army hut

Holy Trinity Church in Church Crookham was used by soldiers during the Second World War after forming in 1920

Power cuts hit north east Hampshire properties

Engineers are working to restore power to the remaining affected properties after more than 2,000 suffered a blackout on Thursday morning

Plans for hundreds of countryside homes near Fleet rejected thanks to community action

Group FACE IT present the community's case to the council and the planning committee rejected the plans uniamously

Fleet residents Tony and Hilda Hawes with Ian and Daphney Thompson

Stagecoach bus route between Fleet and Farnborough is 'bonkers' claims pensioner

Tony Hawes warns that the new Number 10 route will miss four regular stops will be missed and people will face long walks



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