Business

All Options Remain Open – Don’t Miss the Chance to Have Your Say!

Hampshire residents have just two more weeks to have their say in the County Council’s Serving Hampshire consultation on the future of local government in the county - which closes on 20 September. ...

SCAS Needs More Young People to Get Involved with Their Local Ambulance Service

South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) is calling for young people aged between 14 and 16 to become a member of the ambulance service’s Foundation Trust. Across the SCAS region, whether a...

Networking With Basepoint Andover

The law on workplace pensions has changed. Part of this process has transferred more duties and responsibilities onto the employer. You may have or will be receiving a letter soon from The Pension...

How do you think Household Waste Recycling Centres Can be Fit for the Future?

Over 4,000 people have so far responded to Hampshire County Council on how they think Hampshire’s Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) can be run in the future. The ten week consultation runs until Wednesday...

TVBC Plans a Cultural Quarter in Andover

Test Valley Borough Council’s ambition to develop a Cultural Quarter on the site of the former Andover Magistrates Court has significantly increased after two of Andover’s major stakeholders have asked to be included in...

Village Shop Receives Financial Boost

A rural Village Shop Association can replace some of its aging equipment and purchase new newspaper stands thanks to a £1,000 grant from Test Valley Borough Council. Ward member for Over Wallop, Councillor Tony...

As Women Enjoy More Senior Workplace Roles, Men Step Up Domestic Duties

THE RISE of women in the workplace is well illustrated by the promotion of Theresa May to PM and Hilary Clinton to US Presidential hopeful, but it has had an equally dramatic effect in...

Jobcentre Plus opens at Beech Hurst

Test Valley Borough Council has officially welcomed Andover Jobcentre Plus to its Beech Hurst office. New Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Minister and local MP, Kit Malthouse, and Leader of the Council, Councillor Phil...

New Arch Unveiled for George Yard

The first Andover arch, which will signpost shoppers to businesses located off the High Street, was unveiled today (Wednesday 31 August) by Mayor of Test Valley, Councillor Karen Hamilton. Local businesses, councillors and council...

Councils Insisting On 15 Minute Visits for Elderly And Disabled People

Four fifths (79 per cent) of local authorities in the South East are still limiting homecare visits for their elderly, ill and disabled residents to just 15 minutes, says UNISON in a report published...