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Foal Farm Country Festival with dog show, Biggin Hill - Sunday 23rd July 2017

Sunday 23rd July, 11am - 5pm
Lots of fun for all the family - a great day out for dogs. Starts at 11 until 5 - admission £5 per vehicle or £1 per person on foot.

Lots of stalls, beer tent, live entertainment, dog show and lots more.  There will be a  ball pool for the hot dogs to cool down in - great fun with a £1 donation to KGR.

  For further information, please  refer to the
Foal Farm website.

Hart Families Connect - workshops and courses for parents

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WRVS at Connaught Community Centre

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Veterans Mental Health - Transition, Intervention and Liaison Service

NHS veterans’ mental health services now available for armed forces personnel approaching discharge

Information for patients


Armed forces personnel approaching discharge can now get treatment and support at NHS veterans’ mental health services across England and thereafter into their civilian life, whether this is months or years later. 


If you are experiencing mental health difficulties, these services can provide a range of treatment and support in close liaison with Defence Medical Services (DMS).  This includes recognising the early signs of mental health problems and providing access to early treatment and support, as well as therapeutic treatment for complex mental health difficulties and psychological trauma.  Patients are also provided with help, where appropriate, with employment, reduction in alcohol consumption, housing and social support.

Extended Childcare Entitlement - Overseas Locations


1.               In overseas locations the MOD provides services (or access to services) that, so far as is reasonably practicable, conform in type, scope and standard to that required by legislation in England (but paying due regard to the equivalent legislation in the Devolved Administrations).

2.               The 2006 Childcare Act provided for 15 hours of childcare per week for 38 weeks of the year for 3 and 4 year olds free of charge.  In overseas locations the MOD currently delivers this entitlement through places at MOD-provided settings or through access to the MOD Overseas Nursery Allowance.

Queen Victoria School (QVS) Open Morning 2017

Our annual Open Morning is an opportunity for families interested in sending their children to the School to see around it, meet some pupils and some staff, ask questions and share their views, interests and any concerns.


This year’s Open Morning is on Saturday 16th September.


Visitors are welcome to arrive between 0900 hrs and 0930 hrs, during which time tea, coffee and juice will be served in the Theatre and members of the House staff, parents and pupils will be available to talk with visitors.

JHSAO Housing Matters Summer 2017 edition

Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) Scheme

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E-Learning Centres

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Parent Voice News

Parent Voice is an information and advice service for parents and carers of disabled children aged 0-25 in Hampshire.
Below you will find current news items and information that may be of interest.

To find a support group in your local area click here.

To search for training, parent meetings and consultations click here.

Rushmoor free and low cost summer holiday activities

For free and low cost summer holidays activities, please visit:

Aldershot Traction Club community open day - 5th August 2017

Aldershot Traction Club, 5 August.

2pm to 6pm

Community open day, open to members and non-members. 

Barbecue, live music, enter cakes into the great 'Traco Bake Off' with money raised going to Phyllis Tuckwell, have a go on one of the fairground rides, bouncy castles, ice creams, tombolas, kids' football, football comp and games. Stalls selling local goods.(get in touch if you would like a pitch) plus more being added all the time.

Suitable for ages: All ages

Cost: Free

Contact: Alan Cook on 0754 8986400 or email

Cycling with confidence - Farnborough Library 22nd July 2017

Farnborough Library, 22 July.

10.30am to 11.30am

Cycling is healthy, convenient, cheap, easy and fun.  This session looks at everything you need to cycle safely, whether for family rides, cycling to school or work, relaxing fun, or even dreaming of being the next Trotty or Wiggo!

As well as tips on bike types, cycle care, group riding and safe riding techniques for dealing with today's road conditions, you may also discover why you should never give a balloon to a hedgehog! 

Advanced booking essential as spaces are limited.

Suitable for ages: 14 years and above

Cost: £3.50

Contact: Telephone 01252 516458 or visit the Farnborough library and learning centre website for more information

Summer full day care schemes

For children aged four to 11 years - four-year-olds need to be at full-time school.

Alderwood Leisure Centre playscheme

Alderwood Leisure Centre, Tongham Road, Aldershot, GU12 4AS

Tel: 01252 344438.

Children can take part in a range of sports, including badminton, short tennis, uni-hoc, kwik cricket, volleyball and football. There are also arts and crafts.
Children need to bring
You'll need to bring a packed lunch.
Times and charges
  • 8.30am to 5.30pm - £18 a child a day
  • 8.30am to 3.30pm - £16 a child a day


Farnborough Leisure Centre day camp

Farnborough Leisure Centre, Westmead, Farnborough, GU14 7EH

Tel:  01252 370411

Fun-filled day for children aged five to 12 years.
Times and charges
  • One-day pass - £22
  • Sibling day pass- £17
  • Full-week pass - £88
  • Sibling full-week pass- £68

Visit the Farnborough Leisure Centre playschemes website for more information.

Squirrels Holiday Fun Club

Priory Park Pavilion, Priory Street, Farnborough, GU14 7HX

Tel: 01252 378402.

Holiday club premises (answering machine) Tel: 07702 202921

For children aged three to 11 years.
What is provided
Healthy snacks and drinks are provided during the day.
Children need to bring
You'll need to bring a packed lunch
Times and charges
  • 8.30am - 6pm - £22 a day
  • 8.30am to 1pm - £15 a day
  • 9am to 12pm - £12.50 a day
  • 1pm to 4pm - £12 a day
  • 1pm to 6pm - £15 a day
Drop off at 8am will cost an extra £3 a day.
There is a discount if booked early. This is between £1.50 and £2 off the price a day.

For more information, see the Squirrels' website.

TGZ Holiday Club

Farnborough Grange Nursery and Community Infant School, Moor Road, Farnborough, GU14 8HW

Tel: 01252 541879 (between 9am - 3pm and term-time only)

For ages four to 12 years.
Activities include sports, arts, play and a variety of games.
Times and charges
  • Mornings only - 8.30am to 12.30pm - £10
  • Afternoons only - 1.30pm to 5.30pm - £10
  • Shorter day - 10am to 4pm - £15
  • Longer day - 8.30am to 5.30pm - £20. Pick ups may be arranged up to 6pm for an extra £2.50 a child.
  • Ten per cent discount if pre-booked and pre-paid for four longer days
  • Ten per cent discount per sibling
  • Twenty per cent discount if pre-paid for ten days of the summer holiday scheme

Princes Hall, Aldershot

For details, see the what's on section of the Princes Hall's website.

West End Centre, Aldershot

See the West End Centre website for information.

SCL holiday activities

SCL offers holiday courses for children aged four to 12. See the SCL holiday activities website for more information.

Surrey rock band holiday club

At Weybourne Infant School in Farnham, for children aged nine to 16. For more information please see the Surrey Rock Band Club website.
More information about playschemes
You'll find more information about playschemes and holiday activities on the following websites:

Job vacancy for a Support Worker/Care Assistant in Bordon

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Thursday, 20 July 2017

Carillionamey - the process for complaints about SFA services

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