Latest news

Tribute to former EHDC Leader, Cllr Peter Rodgers

19 Dec 2017
East Hampshire District Council has paid tribute to a former Leader and Chairman of the council who died last week. Peter Rodgers, leader of the council from 1991-1996 died on Friday 15 December. The prominent councillor and leader of the Liberal Democrats was also Chairman of the council from 2001...

EHDC donates 200 Christmas gifts for children

20 Dec 2017
Staff and councillors at East Hampshire District Council have bought more than 200 Christmas presents for children in the district. The presents have been wrapped and delivered to children put forward by local schools and charities. Cllr Julie Butler, EHDC Portfolio Holder for Customer Relations,...

Community projects to benefit from EHDC cash boost

14 Dec 2017
Grants worth £87,038 have been awarded by East Hampshire District Council’s cabinet to five community projects across East Hampshire. A new playground in Buriton, a hall refurbishment in Greatham, a new roof for a riding school for people with disabilities in Medstead, new equipment for a charity...

Parking meters - no charge for cards

13 Dec 2017
Visitors paying for parking with their cards will have no surcharge added to their ticket price thanks to recent changes to the council’s meters. From January 13 2018 a law change will mean the extra charges imposed by credit and debit card companies can no longer be passed on to the customer....

EHDC grant puts Steep on the map

07 Dec 2017
Visitors and residents in Steep will be able to look at the village in a whole new way thanks to a new outdoor map installed at a beauty spot. The new aluminium map board sits at the top of Mill Lane overlooking the Ashford Hangers and gives people the perfect view of the surrounding area....

Safe Place scheme grows in Whitehill & Bordon

07 Dec 2017
Vulnerable people now have seven places to go in Whitehill & Bordon if they are feeling overwhelmed or being bullied, abused or harassed while they are out and about in the town. St Mark’s Church has signed up to the Safe Place scheme which is being rolled out across Whitehill & Bordon...

Schools take over East Hampshire District Council for the day

17 Nov 2017
Hundreds of school children from across East Hampshire grabbed the reins at East Hampshire District Council when they took over Penns Place for the day. Children were invited into the council’s Petersfield offices as part of National Takeover Day – a country-wide scheme to give young people a...

Schools take over East Hampshire District Council for the day

17 Nov 2017
Hundreds of school children from across East Hampshire grabbed the reins at East Hampshire District Council when they took over Penns Place for the day. Children were invited into the council’s Petersfield offices as part of National Takeover Day – a country-wide scheme to give young people a...

EHDC grant helps provide Roman home improvements

10 Nov 2017
Thousands of visitors have been able to walk in the footsteps of ancient people thanks to upgrades to a Roman villa at Buster Ancient Farm, including authentic new flooring. The popular tourist attraction, in Chalton, south of Petersfield, has recently completed £100,000 worth of alterations to the...

Developer signs up to take forward Land East Of Horndean

03 Nov 2017
Plans for a major development of much-needed homes and community facilities in Horndean are a step closer to reality after a developer signed up to take the scheme forward. Bloor Homes, working closely with East Hampshire District Council, has entered into agreements with the land owners to build...

Pages