Politics

BREXIT: Andoverian’s amongst the latest brexit march

Hundreds of thousands and possibly close to 1 million people marched through central London at this weekend (Saturday, 23rd March) to give the people the final vote. A non-political group by the name of 'North...
Climate emergency declared by TVBC

Climate emergency declared by TVBC in aim to reduce carbon foot-print

A climate crisis has been declared by the Test Valley Borough Council as it opens up its battle against climate change. Council leader, councillor Phil North, placed the movement forward at a complete council meeting...
Kit Malthouse

Harrow Way Students Join Kit in Parliament

On Tuesday 19th December, students from Harrow Way School visited the Palace of Westminster to learn about the role of Parliament and for a tour of the estate. They were joined by Kit Malthouse...
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 his appearance. It’s unclear the location he’ll be in this...

Andover Politics – Are Advertising Boards for Political Gain?

The issue of A-board advertising in Andover has come to the fore again. This time businesses under the direction of the County Council are required to remove their A-boards, because it is a criminal...
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,...

Kit Malthouse Appointed Chair of ‘Choice at End of Life’ Group

Kit Malthouse MP took over as Chairman of the Choice at the End of Life All Party Parliamentary Group at its annual general meeting this week. The group seeks to put the choice over...
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...

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...

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....

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Power outrage andover

Power outage disrupts 957 residents across Andover

Residents across Andover have been left with no power with Scottish and Southern Electricity Network confirming it. The outage was reported at 9.26pm. SSEN said. "We’re...
Gas Explosion in Andover

Man Arrested in Andover Gas Main Collision

A man has been arrested following a collision between a van and a gas main on King Arthurs Way this morning at 1.06am (20th...
Best Customer Experience David Mellor Jewellers in Andover

Sparkling Customer Service Award for David Mellor Jewellers

Andover's David Mellor Jewellers were awarded the 'Best Customer Experience' award at the Retail Jeweller’s Inspiring Independents Awards in London last week. The popular Andover...

Freaky Down Farm Returns for 2019

Finkley Down Farm has had a FREAKY makeover for Halloween and its frighteningly good! The farm has been covered in pumpkins and skeletons in preparation...