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Is it on the trolley Steve?

Yes it is! Steve joins up with the ladies of the Red Cross for the RHCH Trolley Round.

The man aiming to replace Mark Oaten as Winchester's MP saw life inside the Royal Hampshire County Hospital first hand this week.

Stand up now for RHCH

Steve says we need to stand up NOW for our local hospital.Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester, Steve Brine, has said local people need to stand up now in support of their hospital.Speaking from a rally organised by the public service union, Unison, Steve said he was very worried a

Student Volunteering Week comes to University

Steve throws his weight behind young people in Winchester working for their communities.Steve Brine (Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester) got stuck in at the City’s University as ‘Student Volunteering Week’ came to town. The week, which is organised by Student Volunteering England

Packed house for Oscar winner

Huge success for special screening of 'An Inconvenient Truth'!

Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for Winchester, Steve Brine hosted a special screening on Wednesday night (Feb 27) of the Oscar winning film An Inconvenient Truth.

Lowest Council Tax rise in the county

Conservatives at Winchester City Council keep promises made over local tax.Conservative controlled Winchester City Council last night (Wednesday 28th February) passed the lowest council tax increase in Hampshire.A 2.9% increase was agreed at the Full Council meeting in Winchester's Guildhall whic

Steve supports National Post Office Week

Local Conservative candidate leads strong show of support at Middlebrook Street branch.Speaking at a rally in Winchester (on Friday 23rd February), marking National Post Office Week, and opposing the planned closure of 2,500 Post Offices in the next two years, Steve Brine said:"I know how importa

British Summer Time all the time?

Steve Brine backs experiment that promises to light up our lives a little more.Politicians often claim to bring a little more sunshine into our lives but the man hoping to be Winchester's next MP reckons he has an idea that could do just that.Steve Brine, Conservative Parliamentary Candidate for

Major scheme to boost road safety

Conservative County Council bring improvements to Kings Worthy.


Local people in Kings Worthy are celebrating after a new road safety scheme was unveiled by Hampshire County Council.

Price hike at station car parks

Rail passengers using Winchester and Southampton Parkway station car parks face above inflation price rises.


South West Trains have imposed a 19% rise (from £4.20 to £5 a-day) at Winchester and a 20% rise at Southampton Parkway.

Thumbs down to Eastleigh merger

People in Chandler's Ford have given the first verdict on controversial plans which could see Eastleigh Borough submerged into a new greater Southampton.