This building at the top of Sarum Hill, Basingstoke, was erected in July 1883 by Colonel John May of May’s Brewery as a Drill Hall for K Company, 1
Sir Richard Aldworth (d.1646) left money to the Corporation of Basingstoke to educate ten boys of good and religious poor men of the town and to af
The accompanying graph shows the growth of carriers’ services centred on Basingstoke and extending to villages within a 6 to 8 mile radius of the t
In 1548 money from the Guild of the Holy Ghost Chapel was employed ‘to fynde a scole master to teche children grammar which hath been so continuall
This period saw increasing numbers of children requiring education in Basingstoke and a constant struggle to supply sufficient places.
The Anvil concert hall has firmly established itself as one of the South’s leading venues with acoustics which are among the finest in the country.
From Mote Hall to Museum
The Basingstoke Triumphal Gateway
St Michael's Church Cottage, Basingstoke: Uses and Occupants
When the decision was taken to rewrite the Hampshire volumes in the modern style, Basingstoke was selected as the first area for study because of i