Category: Bishopstoke

Forestry Commissioned!

  Rainbows, Brownies and Guides from Bishopstoke district joined Forestry Commission Rangers Ben Phelan and Dan  Charlesworth for a morning of tree planting and litter picking in Stoke Park Woods. The girls learned about the animals, trees and plants that live and grow there and it was a chance for them to earn their environment…

Smoke Alarms save Bungalow

Hampshire Fire & Rescue Logo

Fire crews from Eastleigh, Botley and St Marys Fire Stations attended a fire at a property in Windsor Court, Bishopstoke just before 10am this morning, Wednesday 10 July. The property had previously been fitted with smoke detectors, by Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) during a Home Safety Visit. Although the occupier was not at home at the time of…

Bishopstoke Brownies reach 30!

The 4th Bishopstoke Brownies have celebrated their 30th birthday in style with Brownies and leaders old and new attending a fun party. The 4th were formed on September 21st 1982 and to celebrate reaching this milestone old girls and current Brownies came together to play traditional Brownie games to music from the 1980’s, they also…

Uncertain times for local learning disabled people

Having been a focus for learning disabled adults – and a place where they have gone for regular support in literacy, numeracy and independent living skills – the Eastleigh Advocacy Centre on Leigh Road is due to shut it’s doors this summer, due to lack of funding. The organisation was started with the help of One Community some 20 years…