Nov 17, 2017 The Game's Afoot
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  Kevin Gover reviews ‘The Game’s Afoot’ by the Cheriton Players at Cheriton Village Hall Pictures: Craig Robertson Crikey – here am I, theatre critic and reviewer – all at once sitting in a theatre where the people in the play are all playing actors – except the one who is a theatre critic and […]

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Nov 16, 2017 Legally Blonde
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  Beccy Conway gives a Five Star thumbs-up to ‘Legally Blonde – The Musical’ Mayflower Southampton November 15th 2017 The ‘Bend and Snap’ is back, this time on the theatrical stage in Legally Blonde – The Musical, the tale which sees blonde sorority president Elle Woods follow her ex-boyfriend from UCLA to Harvard Law School […]

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Nov 08, 2017 8A1A2481-20B8-4045-A708-28BF66EC3F13
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  Bosses at South Western Railway (SWR) say a contingency timetable for today (Wednesday 8) and Thursday 9 November should mean around two thirds of its normal train service on these dates. The RMT union has instructed its guards members to go on strike, but this is the first time that SWR has become involved. There […]

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Nov 06, 2017 CA37A284-8910-4925-A50A-B695EFF0ABE4
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  Fellow politicians, work colleagues, friends and family are paying tribute to the former Leader and Chairman of Hampshire County Council, Honorary Alderman Ken Thornber CBE who has passed away following illness. Ken Thornber served on Hampshire County Council for 40 years, being first elected in 1977 for Hythe, then in 1981 for Dibden and […]

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Nov 04, 2017 Private Lives
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  REVIEW: Private Lives by Noel Coward performed by the London Classic Theatre Co. Theatre Royal, Winchester – (and now nationally until 25th November.) Forget Fireworks Night – Eleanor Marsden watches some sparks fly onstage! Images by Sheila Burnett        You know the feeling: You’re sipping a cocktail on your honeymoon in Deauville when your ex-spouse […]

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Nov 03, 2017 Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust CMYK BLUE WEB[1]
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  The safest place to nurse? ….. is in a prison! When you were qualifying the thought of possibly nursing prisoners in a secure facility such as a prison, probably never crossed your mind. In fact in a recent DoH survey, participants nursing in prisons as their least likely place they would look for a […]

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Nov 03, 2017 HMP-Winchester-MPU
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  HMP Winchester Recruitment Open Day Saturday 11 November 2017 10am to 4pm Venue: IBIS Hotel, 9 West Quay, Southampton, SO15 1RA (Free Parking) RGN Nurse    • Bands 5/6 • Ref: 333-D-OC-0266 RMN Nurse   • Band 5 • Ref: 333-D-OC-0267 Emergency Care Technician • Band 4 • Ref: 333-D-OC-0269 Health Care Support Worker • Bands 3/4 […]

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Oct 25, 2017 SWR
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  Reaction to the planned RMT strike action on SWR through Winchester in early November has been swift and damning. Yesterday, the RMT’s General Secretary Mick Cash claimed the RMT Union has made every effort to reach negotiated settlements: “It is frankly ludicrous that we have been able to negotiate long-term arrangements in Scotland and Wales […]

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Oct 24, 2017 SWR
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  Not yet three months into its franchise and SWR is facing its first strike action. The RMT rail union has confirmed strike action will go ahead on South Western Railway in early November alongside separate disputes with other train operating companies across the UK over Driver Only Operation. Members on Southern, Greater Anglia, South […]

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Oct 04, 2017 Cilla
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  Helena Gomm reviews ‘Cilla – The Musical’ at the Mayflower – and finds style and beautiful voices. Images: Jono Symonds Jeff Pope’s Cilla the Musical is a stage adaptation of his three-part TV series which aired in 2014, shortly before the singer’s death. It chronicles Cilla Black’s rise to fame and her early years […]

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