Business

TV Licensing Reminds Over 75s In Andover To Claim Free TV Licence

Almost half a million people could potentially 1apply for a free TV Licence over the next 12 months, as more than 460,0002 people across the UK celebrate their 75th birthday in the coming year....

Hats Off to New Andover Bistro

The owner of a trendy new bistro in Andover has received a £750 Business Incentive Grant from Test Valley Borough Council. Martin Brown, who opened Hatters in November 2016, is celebrating a successful launch after...
Pride of Andover Awards Nominations 2018

Sponsors announced for Pride of Andover Awards 2018

Following the success of last year's event, held at The Lights, Andover, in the Autumn, the widely anticipated Pride of Andover Awards is returning for 2018. Boasting an array of local sponsors, the Pride of...

Finalists announced for Test Valley Business Awards 2018

With 2 months to go until the fantastic Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony on 13th September, it is now time to announce the shortlist of 18 finalists across the Test Valley Business Awards’ 6...

Ice cream business ‘scoops’ up council grant

Local ice parlour, Twenty5, named after the store's location in Andover High Street has 'scooped' up the first instalment of a £1,000 independent retailer grant. Owners, Dawn Tapp and Brian Chant, opened it's doors to...

The Weyhill Fair Pub Chooses Enham Trust as Charity of the Year!

Leading Hampshire-based disability charity Enham Trust has been chosen by The Weyhill Fair as charity of the year for 2016. A classic country pub in Andover, The Weyhill Fair has historic foundations within...

Recycling Stars – Competition Winners Announced!

The winners of Test Valley Borough Council’s Recycling Stars competition to design a poster for a waste collection vehicle have been announced. Lily Jones of Endeavour Primary School submitted the winning design for the...

Romsey Leads the Way as a ‘Safe Place’

A new initiative has been launched to help vulnerable people feel more secure and free to enjoy Romsey’s town centre atmosphere. Test Valley Community Services (TVCS) launched the Safe Place scheme last month and the...

Electrifying Grant for Local New Business

Two local electricians in Andover have used their extensive experience to launch their own business offering domestic, commercial and industrial installations, repairs and testing. Luke Hoare and Craig Marriner are fully qualified electricians who...

Third Prize Entry Winner for TVBA

The third entry prize winner in this year’s Test Valley Business Awards entry & nomination period is announced… As the deadline for entries & nominations into this year’s Test Valley Business Awards draws ever closer,...

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Travellers Picket Twenty

Travellers arrive outside Picket Twenty

Picket Twenty has again been targeted by travellers setting up camp. The group of travellers arrived outside the Picket Twenty exit on the A3093 roundabout...
Andover Free WiFi Town Centre

Andover Town BID WiFi Scheme Opens for Tender

Andover Town BID have opened the doors to those wishing to tender for a contract to provide free Wi-Fi in Andover Town Centre. Andover BID...
Lidl Andover new store

Its a Lidl Bit Special in Andover’s New Store

Andover and Villages visited the new Lidl Store this weekend situated on the Columbus Quarter on Walworth Industrial Estate, neighbouring Starbucks and Greggs. The new...
Mike Bushhell Perform on Strictly Come Dancing

Local Mike is Strictly Dad Dancing Favourite

Local Man and BBC presenter Mike Bushell is set to put on his dancing shoes this weekend to start his campaign to win the...