Politics

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,...

Governance Review – Have Your Say

Test Valley Borough Council’s Community Governance Review consultation is well underway. The council is currently considering whether existing parish arrangements in any part of the borough should be changed. Substantial changes are proposed to transfer...

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....
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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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...