Basingstoke Talking News

Every week, we deliver the friendly voices of our volunteer readers to the homes of people with sight impairment, bringing with them stories of news and interest from around the town to keep them in touch with their local community.
This service is completely free and is a lifeline to people who can no longer read the newspaper due to their sight condition.
The talking newspaper is produced by HHCR, Basingstoke Community Radio every week and is packed with items of interest including:
Community news and newspaper articles
Celebration and music requests
Quizzes
The’ what’s On Guide
Special features.
We have a range of listening options available to help keep you in touch with local life:
Local telephone number,
On the internet with your computer,
On a smart speaker,
Why not sign up for your local Basingstoke Talking News today by completing the simple form below.