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    Apollo Hotel Basingstoke

    Annalise K said about: Apollo Hotel Basingstoke

    Had a afternoon tea with 7 friends. Service was exceptional -we were well looked after and the afternoon tea was gorgeous....

    Added July 2016

    The Lime Leaf - Thai Restaurant in Basingstoke

    Elaine P said about: The Lime Leaf - Thai Restaurant in Basingstoke

    We enjoy the authentic Thai atmosphere served with care with special detail to our tastes. The food was most enjoyable and excellent....

    Added July 2016

    The Lime Leaf - Thai Restaurant in Basingstoke

    Stephen H said about: The Lime Leaf - Thai Restaurant in Basingstoke

    The food is sensational and the service is excellent. I cannot recommend this any better than 5 star.

    Added July 2016

  • buyers guides

  • Park run

    Park Run


    5km run against the clock at the war memorial park every Saturday morning at 9am

    graphic art workshop

    Graphic Art Workshop


    Would you like to learn the secrets to drawing comic book characters like the pros? Join professional comic book artist Liam Kelleher (Xeno, American Zombie) for a two-part workshop covering everything you ll need to create dynamic and heroic figures! All materials provided - including your very own comic artist starter kit. 12noon-3pm Spaces are very limited and advance booking is essential £30

    child lego

    Let's GO construction club


    Do you love making things using Lego®bricks? All budding builders are very welcome to come and join in our Saturday afternoon sessions between 2pm and 4pm.

    Wildlife Watch

    Wildlife Watch


    Come and join us on this organic farm to learn about sustainability and biodiversity Meet for a 2.00pm start at Northdown Orchard, South Litchfield, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG25 3BP Please contact Watch Leaders if you need more information: Laura on 07905 256966 or Clare on 01256 782665 Parental supervision required Please dress appropriately for the weather Suggested Donation - £4 per person

    The Vyne School Car Boot

    The Vyne School Car Boot


    The car boot sale is on every Saturday and Sunday from March through to October.

    boy playing tennis

    Totally Tennis Taster Sessions


    From munchkins to adults plus family time. Come and try out tennis at the war memorial park tennis courts. Racquets and balls provided.

    Food festival buffet table

    Taste at The Top of Town


    Celebrity chef Brian Turner is set to join local food and drink producers to cook up a treat at this year’s Taste at the Top of Town. Taste at the Top of the Town, from 10am to 5pm in Market Place, will feature local Hampshire food producers and quality market stalls plus food-themed street theatre and family activities. A food trail will offer local restaurant discounts and watch out for Plunge Boom’s Vegetable Nannies who will be providing entertainment for all the family to enjoy.

    Bio Blitz



    Bioblitz will be held at Mill Field in Old Basing this year. The idea is to identify as many species of plants and animals as possible in a set location on a set day. Hampshire Biological Information Centre (HBIC) will be joining us too, which we are very excited about. There will be fun activities for all the family, including safaris and pond dipping. There will also be cheek painting, promotional tents for local and national wildlife groups, a fruit tree grafting workshop, moth and bee displays and BBQ food and refreshments provided by Bartons Mill. Parking has been arranged at Basing House, just follow the signs and the parking attendants. Location: Mill Field, Bartons Lane, RG24 8AE Timing: 10am to 4pm

    Nikki Wild

    Business Foundations Workshop


    Get clear on the top priority in your business for the next quarter, identify the critical goal and determine the necessary action for success.

    toddler rhyme time

    Rhyme Time


    For ages 0-2 years and their carers. Half and hour of songs, rhymes, rhythms and actions to get everyone moving and singing.

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