Business

Local Councillors Help Bowling Club to Purchase New Equipment

Councillors in the St Mary’s ward of Andover awarded a Councillor Community Grant worth more than £860 to the town’s bowling club to enable it to purchase new equipment and host an interactive open...

Independent Retailer Grant awarded to Fancy Nails Salon

Test Valley Borough Council has awarded a £1,000 Independent Retailer Grant to Tran Thi Hong for her recently opened nail salon, Fancy Nails Salon, at 7 London Street, Andover. Tran emigrated from Vietnam...
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Mamas & Papas Issue Urgent Recall On Car Seats

Mamas and Papas have issued an urgent recall on a number of their car seats and warn parents to stop using the models involved following safety checks. A statement on their website reads: Mamas...

Princess Anne Praises Work of Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service

One of the country’s leading experts on animal rescue met with royal approval when he talked Princess Anne through the work taking place in Hampshire. The Animal Rescue team work with The Horse Trust...

Prince Charles Revealed As Co-Author Of New Ladybird Book

The Prince of Wales has been revealed as the co-author of a Ladybird book on climate change. Prince Charles, a vocal critic of man-made climate change, has reportedly taken on the challenges and possible...

Winchester Resident To Spend First Christmas With Life-Changing Companion 

Paula Andrews, 36 years old, from Sparsholt in Winchester has been deaf since birth. All her life she has struggled with confidence and as a mother she always worried that her sons weren’t safe....

Serving Hampshire – Have Your Say on the Future Structure of Local Government

Hampshire County Council launches an eight week public consultation next week (27 July) to gather residents’ views on how they would like to see local government operate in Hampshire in future. The Serving Hampshire...

Business Event Boosts Growth in Andover

Business was booming in Test Valley last week as a networking event brought entrepreneurs, small business owners and local traders together to share ideas and contacts. More than 100 people from across the county attended...

Christmas Tree Recycle Success

Test Valley Borough Council has collected almost 2,200 real Christmas trees from environmentally-friendly residents who used one of the Council’s dedicated tree recycling points after the festive period. The Council’s Environmental Services team collected...

Key Stage 2 Results Show Ongoing Improved Performance of Hampshire’s Year 6 Pupils

Hampshire County Council’s Cabinet Member for Education has praised the performance of school children across Hampshire as provisional Key Stage 2 results published this week (5 July), for the new national primary school testing...