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North Camp

North Camp village is a self-contained suburb of Farnborough and was its original Victorian town centre. Situated north of the Basingstoke Canal, it has a strong military history and continued presence. With an array of independent shops and businesses, North Camp bridges the gap between Farnborough and Aldershot.

Doctors surgery told to improve in vital areas after Care Quality Commission inspection

North Camp Surgery was given an overall rating of Requiring Improvement but was rated 'good' in effectiveness, care and response

Lloyds Bank closure in North Camp deemed 'real blow' to residents

The Lynchford Road branch will close in October, leaving only one bank in the village, which councillors say will be inconvenient for both the public and businesses

Dance school wins spot on Royal Albert Hall line-up

A group from Diamond Dance Centre will perform at Dance Proms after narrowly winning a public vote

Family which suffered devastating house blaze thanks community for support

More than £1,000 has been raised to support the Carson family after the fire which destroyed their home of 16 years

Youngsters become firefighting heroes at open day

Rushmoor fire station invited the public in to see the impressive equipment the service has, as well as to dunk the crew in water for charity

Former pupil's gruelling research on Farnborough school ahead of book release

Finding an elusive picture was the first step of years of work culminating in Bryan Hoskyns publishing a book on the history of St Patrick's School

Cigarettes stolen in Farnborough Co-op burglary

Officers investigating the break-in have revealed the extent of the crime and appealed for information to help catch those responsible

Rushmoor Borough Council

Council opposes controversial scrap dealership application

'Unauthorised' scrap metal facility has been operating without planning permission 

Tesco's plan to partially demolish Mainline Motor Company Garage in Netley Street, was refused by councillors

Tesco's plans to build new store in North Camp refused

Rushmoor Borough Council refused the application to build the Express store in Netley Street

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Controversial business applies for extra parking facilities at North Camp railway station

The application is to redevelop the former Lafarge site to operate as an end-of-life car treatment facility

Police accident updated

Three injured in crash on A331 Blackwater Valley Road

Man treated for back and chest pains after five-vehicle smash near Aldershot

Carousel Club swings into action to relive the glory years

After hosting stars such as Pink Floyd, Otis Redding and Little Richard in the 1960s, the North Camp venue is set to reopen later this month

'It's my right'- landowner defends closing section of Blackwater Valley Path

George Boulden says he want to stop "illegal fish poachers" and fears he would be liable if a person got injured on his land

North Camp car garage forced out by potential Tesco plans

Jason Brock has run the car dealership for the last six years on the rented site and said he felt the process has been dealt with 'craftily'

'Unauthorised' North Camp scrap metal dealership facing enforcement action

The scrap metal dealership owner caused controversy after closing off access to the popular Blackwater Valley path

Best Bites: Cakes and homemade meals at The Triangle

The cafe aims to be a Christian witness in the community and used as a resource by churches, schools and residents

Blackwater railway station

Bomb scare in Blackwater caused train delays

A woman was arrested and detained under the mental health act after a false claim there were bombs on a train

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Changes to blue badge rules in Rushmoor cause confusion

Disabled motorists unsure where new car parking charges apply or anxious about using ticket machines

Poppies pop up in Aldershot ahead of Remembrance services

Rushmoor Borough Council has kitted out Aldershot's community bandstand with giant poppies in time for Remembrance Sunday (November 9)

Controversial Farnborough abattoir causes a stink

The Sherborne Road facility has seen a recent increase in use since the closure of a Basingstoke abattoir



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