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Students join tax protest

ALTON College students have spread the word on the Sixth Form Colleges Association’s national campaign to ‘Drop The Learning Tax’ by releasing a video and organising a photoshoot.
All sixth form colleges pay VAT, whereas academy and school sixth... read on

THE Women’s Institute’s Alresford Group made doubly sure that the WI Federation Centenary Link baton reached its destination in the town - it was escorted by two AA vans. read on...



AN?injured referee brought an exciting match to a premature end when Farnham played the Old Reigatians at Reigate on January 10, and the ORs were leading 23-17.
What a start - were Farnham suffering from New Year blues? With one minute on the clock Farnham fly-half Chris Penn caught the ORs fullback with a swinging arm – penalty 3-0. Back came the rampaging home pack driving down the short side. A chip and chase, surely safety, but an offload went horribly wrong and full-back Grant was over in the corner. An immaculate kick from Grant and the lead was stretched to 10-0 with only six minutes gone.
Farnham had seven academy players in the side and were under the cosh. A deliberate knock on and Grant increased his personal total and ORs to 13-0. After a period of frenetic end-to-end exchanges the lead was increased to 16-0 when Farnham were penalised for not releasing: Grant 16, Farnham 0.
Enthusiasm and sheer pluck are the driving force of this Farnham XV. Despite losing cent... read on

Petersfield Town maintained their two-point lead at the top of the Wessex
Premier with a 1-1 draw before a large crowd at second-placed Moneyfiel... read on
THE Magpies’ losing run continued with another disappointing home defeat, this time at the hands of mid-table Brockenhurst.
The match followed a ... read on
Surrey United 80 Durham Wildcats 78
Surrey United ended a five-game losing streak as they beat Durham Wildcats 80-78, with big man Kramer Knutson... read on


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