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Naomi House New Chair

Naomi House Changes Leadership

After more than half a decade, a new chair took the helm at Naomi House & Jacksplace after the current chair, David Holmes CBE, chose to step down from the position. Faith Ramsay, Vice-Chair of...
Andover brexit

Support for Andover Businesses with Brexit

Hampshire County Council works with local organisations to highlight the range of business support and guidance available to help prepare for Brexit. Councillor Rob Humby, Executive Member for Economy, Transport and Environment said: “Hampshire has...
Hate Crime

More Love Less Hate – How to Report Hate Crime

Hampshire County Council is joining key partners to raise awareness and monitor hate crime during National Hate Crime Visibility Week. Together with Hampshire Constabulary, the Police and Crime Commissioner's Office and the Wessex Crown Prosecution...
Fireworks in Andover

Firework Displays in Andover & Villages 2019

Andover and the Villages have lots of Firework Displays going on this year - check out our handy guide below for details! If your display is missing from our list, drop us a line on...
22 Breakdowns a Minute Expected This Week

Weather warning issued by Met Office for Andover

This article is brought to you by Finkley Down Farm A 'yellow' weather warning for Andover has been issued by Met Office for 'torrential rain' The warning is in place for most of southern England including...
A303 roadworks

Road Traffic Collision on A303 Causes Tailbacks

A road traffic collision on the A303 Eastbound is causing delays this morning. The incident has caused Highways to close one lane of the carriageway, causing major tailbacks and delays. The incident occurred at the A3093,...
Andover Norovirus Epidemic

School Closes Amid Stomach Bug Epidemic

Endeavour Primary school based on Augusta Park in Andover, has closed its doors today after staff and children have been wiped out by a sickness bug. Staff and children are reportedly 'dropping like flies' at...
TVBC Invest £500,000 Into Local Projects

Brexit is Looming, warns Council

Hampshire County Council is aiming to raise awareness of the Government's EU Settlement Program, which seeks to protect the interests of EU nationals residing in the UK following Brexit. Councillor Andrew Joy, Executive Member for...
Andover Bin The Incinerator Choir

Incinerator Set to be as Big as Two Cathedrals

The 'Bin the Incinerator' campaign flexed their voices earlier this month in a bid to raise funds to stop the proposal for a massive power incinerator coming to the outskirts of Andover. St Nicholas Church...
Andover Card Theft

Bank Fraudsters Visit Your House in New Scam

Officers are warning residents to be cautious after two similar incidents of fraud in recent weeks. In both cases, witnesses received phone calls about an 'upgrade' to their bank cards. A woman in the Devizes area...

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Andover woman flying tipping

Andover woman fined after dumping waste in town

An Andover resident was made to pay more than £200 after her fly-tipped waste was discovered by council members. Shirley Gray, of Camelot Close, Andover,...
Andover Photographic Club Award

TVBC Mayor Visits Andover Photographic Club

Andover Photographic Club was fortunate to have the Worshipful Mayor of Test Valley, Cllr Martin Hatley, and Mayoress, Mrs Joanne Hatley as guests at...
Turkey Dinosaurs Recall

Turkey Dinosaurs Metal Danger Recall

Bernard Matthews is recalling a batch of its Turkey Dinosaurs because of metal pieces being found in some of the usually tasty dinosaurs. Anyone who...
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...