Local News

Village of the Year 2018

Huge congratulations go to Chandler’s Ford Parish Council who collected the 2018 award for ‘Village of the Year’ at a ceremony organised by the Hampshire Association of Local Councils (HALC) in association with Fullers, last month.

Storehouse Re-launch continues to help the most vulnerable

The Storehouse at Winchester Vineyard Church provides clothing and equipment for approximately 450 families every year as well as 100 food bags, toiletries as well as distributing fresh supermarket food hospices, refuges and individuals.

Gratton Trust receives ‘The Queens Award for Voluntary Service’

The  Gratton Trust Charity has been recognised with ‘The Queens Award for Voluntary Service’ for the hard work of all the volunteers over the last 5 years to develop the Gratton open space in the Parish of Wonston for the benefit of all members of the community.

Celebrating 30 years of Nightshelter

Steve Brine dropped into Milner Hall on Saturday 8th September as he joined Winchester Churches Night Shelter in celebrating their 30th birthday.

Bighton Fete basks in the sun

The sun came out for the Bighton Fete this afternoon and it was traditional rural village fun for the self-titled 'biggest little fete in Hampshire'.

Littleton & Harestock Show on Summer Tour

The Littleton & Harestock Show was the latest stop on Steve Brine's 2018 Summer Tour this afternoon as the MP and his young family dropped in to join in the fun.

Sixty years of Elderfield

For sixty years the village of Otterbourne has had in its midst a community known as Elderfield and today, Saturday 1st September 2018, it marked the milestone with a special party in the garden.