Garden Waste collections in East Hants – week commencing 13 September

Due to the continued national shortage of HGV drivers, which is currently also impacting on Norse South East there will be a short-term prioritisation of rubbish and recycling collections within the district this week. Unfortunately this may mean that your usual garden waste collection day could be disrupted, and we would like to apologise in…

Café culture’s here to stay with free pavement licences

Café culture’s here to stay with free pavement licences Hospitality businesses with an existing pavement licence can apply for a new free licence which can last up until 30 September 2022 from East Hampshire District Council (EHDC). Pavement licences, which were introduced in 2020 under the Business and Planning Act, were due to run until…

South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust Annual General Meeting

SCAS’ Annual General Meeting (AGM) is taking place on Thursday 30 September at 13.30 and will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams. This meeting is open to everyone and will be an opportunity to hear from the Trust’s Chief Executive and Board of Directors. In what has undoubtedly been an extraordinary year, our 2020/21 AGM…

Enter EHDC’s endangered wildlife art competition

EHDC is running a children’s art competition to highlight the importance of biodiversity and emphasise the plight of disappearing wildlife.  To enter, young artists need to create a picture of any endangered wildlife that can be found in Britain.   Your entry must be on one A4 size sheet of paper. You may use any art…

Follow in the footsteps of our literary greats

East Hampshire residents can now walk in the footsteps of the district’s literary greats ahead of the Creative Footsteps festival in October. Self-guided walks in locations throughout the district can be found through the East Hampshire District Council (EHDC) website and they’re a great opportunity to learn more about the district’s beautiful open spaces and…

Donna Jones, Police & Crime Commissioner -Hampshire & The Isle of Wight

The Chairman of the Parish Council has received the following letter from the Police & Crime Commissioner and wished to share it with residents. There is an opportunity to answer a survey by the Commissioner. Since being elected in May 2021 as the new Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight,…

Changes to rubbish and recycling collections

Residents across the East Hampshire district are reminded there will be a slight change to their rubbish and recycling collection days over the August Bank Holiday period.  All collection days for the week starting Monday 30 August will be one day later than usual, owing to the bank holiday, with our crews collecting on Saturday…

The annual canvass of the electoral register begins on 23 August this year

East Hampshire District Council will sending letters and forms to every household around the district over the coming weeks to ensure that voter details are correct and up to date. We have to do this every year by law.  All properties will receive either a notification letter or a canvass form. Please look out for yours, check…