Politics

Test Valley Borough Council secures homelessness grant

Have your say as polling review comes to a close

Residents in Test Valley are being encouraged to have their say in a review of where people cast their votes at elections. The review was launched by Test Valley Borough Council last month and is...

Kit Malthouse Pays Tribute to Andover Hospital

KIT Malthouse, MP for North West Hampshire, paid tribute to the staff of Andover War Memorial Hospital during a special event held to mark St Luke’s Day. “I’d like to say a big thank you...

Students put local MP Kit Malthouse under the spotlight

Harrow Way students put North West Hampshire’s MP Kit Malthouse through his paces when he visited the school recently. The Andover based Conservative politician met students who grilled him on his work in Westminster...

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

Kit Malthouse Honours Armed Forces in Andover Remembrance

On Sunday (12th November), Kit Malthouse MP joined constituents to honour the memory of those killed defending the United Kingdom in the Armed Forces. A century ago, hundreds of thousands of Britons were engaged in...
Tony Hooke

Andover Councillor Arrested on Suspicion of Assault

Police have arrested Cllr Tony Hooke, who was elected to represent Andover South on Hampshire County Council last year, on suspicion of assault. A Hampshire Constabulary spokesman said : “A 52 year old man from...
Andover market High Street

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...

RMT Strike to Hit Hampshire

Kit Malthouse MP was informed last week by the Managing Director of South Western Railway (SWR), that RMT plans to strike on 8th and 9th November. Mr Malthouse has asked for an urgent meeting...
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...
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...