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Kit Malthouse

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...

Andover Stands up for Veterans

PRESS RELEASE Local Andover Alliance campaigners have come out in protest over the poor treatment of our Armed Forces Veterans, both locally and nationally. Mrs Irene Williams said ‘As the Stepmother of a veteran of...
Test Valley Borough Council secures homelessness grant

Round-two of investment into homelessness in Test Valley

A new scheme launched in March of 2018 to transform homelessness across the Test Valley has been backed by a further £100,000. The Borough Council approved the funding in a bid to prevent and halt...

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...

Test Valley Council hit back at Andover Alliance claims

Following the publication of a press release from 'Andover Alliance' about Standing up for Veterans, Test Valley Borough Council have hit back against the 'bold' claims against them. The 'misleading' and 'factually incorrect' claims are originally from...

Basingstoke & Deane Vision for 2050

People in Basingstoke and Deane are being asked to help shape what the borough will look like in the future as part of the Horizon 2050 project. Basingstoke and Deane is a great place to...
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...

Over 50s club Awarded Grant

Alamein’s Over 50s club has been awarded a Councillor Community Grant of £500 to support the club’s on-going running costs. The Over 50s club, based at King Arthur’s Hall, was started almost five years ago....
Test Valley Borough Council secures homelessness grant

Test Valley Council Tax set to freeze

Test Valley Borough Council's cabinet had recommended a council tax-freeze for 2019/2020 at its meeting yesterday (February 13th) The decision comes off the back of the positive performance of the council’s Project Enterprise (PE) initiative,...
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...

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Storm Gareth hits Andover with 40mph winds and strong rain

Andover and it's surrounding villages has been battered with wind and strong rain following a weather warning from the Met Office yesterday. The forecaster had...

School minibus programme wins national transformation award

Hampshire County Council’s innovative Spend to Save scheme, which provides schools with minibuses as part of ensuring that eligible children have a safe home...

BREXIT: Great British Pound falls ahead of Brexit deal advice

The GBP fell sharply after the government's senior law officer said the legal risk of the being 'tied' to the EU rules after Brexit remains 'unchanged' According...