Maasai visit Winchester church

Steve Brine joins with visitors from Kenya for a sing and dance (and debate) in All Saints Church, Winchester.It’s not every day that a group of Maasai warriors comes to a Winchester church to sing and dance.One of their members also took part in a 'Question Time' style event with city politician

Ministers increase housing targets ... again

Gordon Brown gives green light to concrete over South East Green Belt - with worrying implications for Winchester.Gordon Brown has been accused of breaking his promise to protect the local Green Belt.In a new regional planning document from Hazel Blears, councils are instructed by the Secretary o

Help for City's Small Businesses

Small businesses in Winchester are in line for a leg-up with the opening of a new enterprise centre.


Up to 70 businesses could be based at the building in Winnall Valley Road, Winnall.

Neighbouring MP rebuked for RHCH attack

Prospective Winchester MP responds to latest stumble into Winchester health debate by neighbouring MP.Prospective Winchester MP, Steve Brine, has responded strongly to claims by Romsey's Liberal Democrat MP that the Royal Hampshire County Hospital is 'living on the edge'.A freedom of information

18-week target met at RHCH

Patients in Winchester and surrounding areas do not have to wait as long to be seen in hospital, new figures show.Patients in Winchester and surrounding areas do not have to wait as long to be seen in hospital, figures released last week show.The Department of Health has stated that by December 2

The Tower Arts Centre ... at Kings' School

Steve Brine visits The new Tower Arts Centre in central Winchester and finds stories of its "closure" far from the truth!Prospective Winchester MP, Steve Brine, visited The Tower Arts Centre this week.He met with the new Tower Arts co-ordinator, Ben Ward and heard plans for the future of the cent

Winchester finds eco-saviour in Green Electricity Company

Steve Brine teams up with Winchester MP to launch ecotricity.

The UK’s leading renewable energy company Ecotricity is launching a unique initiative to help Winchester residents and businesses improve their environmental performance.

Shadow Health Secretary visits Winchester

Steve Brine welcomed Andrew Lansley MP to the RHCH to see the Trust's 'breakthrough' in the fight against the MRSA superbug.Winchester’s Royal Hampshire County Hospital claims it has discovered a new way to help fight the spread of hospital infections.A doctor and nursing sister at the Romsey Roa

Conservatives retain control

Winchester City Council stays Conservative after crunch local elections of May 1st.Conservatives in Winchester have retained contol of the City Council after local elections, held on Thursday May 1st.Despite a concerted campaign from the Liberal Democrats, Conservatives were successful in five ou