Politics

Kit Malthouse walks blindfolded for The Blind Association

Kit Malthouse, Member of Parliament, has been seen taking part in a blindfolded walk for The Blind Association with the aim to focus on issues faced by people with loss of sight. Hampshire County Councillor...
Andover Test Valley Borough Council Member Champions

Member Champions appointed by TVBC Cabinet

A number of community champions have been appointed by the council’s cabinet to help develop ideas and policy for the next four years. Six councillors have been named as Member Champions, who will advise Test...
Andover mental health council

Council commit to tackling mental health in the workplace

Test Valley Borough Council has demonstrated its commitment to tackling mental health stigma in the workplace by signing up to the Time to Change Employer Pledge. Chief executive of TVBC Roger Tetstall, together with leader,...
Kit Malthouse

TVBC Leader Phil North and MP Kit Malthouse Back Boris Johnson

Leader of Test Valley Borough Council, Conservative Cllr Phil North has today announced his intention to back Boris Johnson as the next leader of the Conservative Party. Taking to Facebook, Phil North stated his reasons...

Borough Councillor meets with Aster’s head of housing for Hampshire

David Coole, Councillor for Andover Alliance, is seeking answers from local housing association Aster Group. The Test Valley Borough Councillor for Romans wards and a member of the Town Council contacted local housing association formally...

Test Valley Borough Council one of three in national democracy pilot

Test Valley Borough Council is one of only three authorities in the country to be selected to pilot a new programme aimed at innovating democracy. The programme, run by the Department for Digital Culture Media...
Kit Malthouse

Kit Malthouse Pulls out of Leadership Race

North Hampshire MP, Kit Malthouse has pulled out of the leadership race to become leader of the conservative party, and ultimately, Prime Minister. Announcing his decision on Twitter today, Kit Malthouse said, "I have decided...

Interest floods in for Andover Masterplan Project

Planning experts from across the country have submitted bids for the Andover masterplan project, which will shape the plans for the major redevelopment of the town centre. As part of the tender the council published...
Test Valley Borough Council secures homelessness grant

More grants for rough sleepers granted to Test Valley Borough Council

Once again, Test Valley Borough Council has received yet another boost thanks to a government grant to assist in helping rough sleepers. The boost consists of a full £45k boost into TVBC alongside Two Saints,...

Voting deadline for local elections approach

With just under two weeks to go until the deadline to register to vote in the local elections this May, Test Valley Borough Council is urging residents to make sure they are registered in...