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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.

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

Cyclists and residents stunned by path closure

Families, mountain bikers and commuters who have used the Blackwater Valley Path for years have been shocked by the decision to erect padlocked gates on a section of the path

A First World War display team performing as part of the launch of the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow

Air show ticket offer divides Farnborough residents

A decision to introduce a buy one get one free ticket has drawn a mixed reaction

Hawker Hurricane of the RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Free ticket withdrawal sours air show neighbour relations

An offer for buy one get one free tickets to the air show ends this week, while residents have been angered by the removal of a complimentary ticket deal

Woman seriously injured in crash hits out at cycling network

Sarah Wood needed surgery and her leg will be in a cast for six weeks after her bike collided with a car

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How to get to the Farnborough Air Show 2014

Whether you're coming by plane, train, car or bus, we've put together a guide of how to get to the Farnborough Air Show

Skating event held in memory of boarding buddy

A skate boarding event is being held in Farnborough in memory of a young man who committed suicide last year

Kings and Queens 'gutted' by Britain's Got Talent exit

Latin dancers "already have many opportunities in the pipeline" following talent show journey

Dancers limber up for Britain's Got Talent semi-finals

Latin dancers Kings and Queens will hit the stage at the fifth live semi-finals of Britain's Got Talent on Saturday night hoping for a spot in the final

Watch Britain's Got Talent dancers take to the floor

Talent show dancer returned to parents' dance school in Farnborough to inspire youngsters after television appearance

Masked burglars raid shop for cigarettes

Cigarettes haul stolen from Farnborough convenience shop just weeks after similar incident elsewhere

Owner Chris Scott with staff member Olivia Farrell and Amelia, 2 at the fancy dress fun day

Party marks sad farewell for Fizzy Kids play centre

Children and staff don fancy dress as customers and residents mourn passing of much-loved facility

Play centre in North Camp to close to make way for flats

Fizzy Kids play centre will close to make way for 22 flats and two retail units, after permission for the site was granted in 2011

New cycle lanes and bus stop proposals for Farnborough

Councils are working together to improve cycling and bus stop facilities in North Camp, which would see bus stops moved and new on-road cycle lanes installed


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