Politics

Sir George Young quits government after ‘attack on democracy’

Boris Johnson endured his first retirement in connection with his choice to close down Parliament over Brexit for a month. It comes after a 'Do not prorogue Parliament' petition almost reached 2,000,000 signatures. With over...

General Election Debate Hosted by Castledown FM

Community Radio, Castledown FM is set to host a local general election debate on Tuesday 26th November 2019. The community radio station is based in Ludgershall and made the decision t host a debate after...

Naomi House Reception at Houses of Parliament

Steve Brine MP has hosted a Reception at the Houses of Parliament in celebration of the region’s children and young adults’ hospice charity’s 21st birthday. More than 130 of the charity’s supporters, along with families...
Kit Malthouse MP joins Andover veterans

Kit leads Right to Die campaign in Parliament

On Monday 13th November, Dignity in Dying released a report on the plight of dying people who travel from Britain to have an assisted death in Switzerland. Kit Malthouse MP, who chairs the All Party...

Kit Celebrates Chalkdown Cider Success

Recently, Kit Malthouse, Member of Parliament for North West Hampshire, visited Chalkdown Cider and its founder Piotr Nahakski at their site east of Andover to congratulate him and the team on a successful year....
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Kit Malthouse MP chairs panel on countryside issues

Kit Malthouse, MP for North West Hampshire and Minister of State for Housing and Planning, hosted a discussion panel earlier this week (8th of February) to highlight some of the main issues that surround...
Local Plan Consultation Live

Local Plan Consultation Live

Test Valley Borough Council has launched a public consultation on the drafting of its new Local Plan. The authority has published an Issues and Options document, which encourages the public to consider the issues that...

Kit Malthouse Speaks up for Entrepreneurs

During Prime Minister’s Questions on Wednesday 25th January Kit Malthouse MP asked Theresa May how she would help British entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses. Speaking in a packed Commons chamber, he said that “…too...
Andover Marks and Spencers

North and Malthouse Fail to Secure MandS Future in High Street

North West Hampshire MP, Kit Malthouse and TVBC Leader, Councillor Phil North met with Marks & Spencer Retail Director, Sacha Berendji, in Parliament today (20th Feb 2018). The duo have been attempting to secure the...
Andover conservatives manifesto

Local conservatives launch party manifesto

Test Valley Conservatives launched their manifesto earlier this week, ahead of the local elections on the 2nd of May. Their ambitious plans are designed to build on their success over the last 4-years, as well...