Politics

Kit Malthouse Visits Andover McDonalds

Kit Malthouse Conservative Candidate for North West Hampshire dropped in to visit the McDonalds drive-thru at West Portway last week. He met father and son team Steve and Nick Radford who are the franchisees...
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...

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...

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...

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...
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,...

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 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...

Calling Local Communities

Test Valley Borough Council is about to begin its consultation with residents on the priorities for its new Corporate Plan for 2019 to 2023. The authority is encouraging local residents and businesses to give their...

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....

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

A303 roadworks

Southern Roadworks for around Hampshire 20/09/19

The following list of roadworks and disruptions for A34, A303, M4, A404, M4 and M27 is corrected as of Friday, 20th of September, but...
International Furniture Kevin Farrer Takes on BID in Court

Revolt Against Andover BID Continues in Court

The revolt against Andover BID (Business Investment District) continued yesterday in Basingstoke Magistrates Court (19th September 2019). Kevin Farrer, owner of International Furniture in Black...
Louis Tanner Andover

Young boy, 14, missing from Andover

A family are appealing to find a 14-year-old boy missing from Andover today. Louis Tanner was last seen at his address at around 3.30pm today...
Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson reportedly in Andover area this afternoon

Boris Johnson, PM, is reportedly making an appearance in the Andover area. Andover and Villages will be keeping you up-to-date with all the news regarding...