EHDC latest news

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The latest news section of the website provides an archive of all our press releases. Each item is appropriately time stamped and correct at the time of being published.

EHDC Chairman's charity event raises almost £1,000 for Ukraine

18 May 2022
EHDC Chairman Cllr Adam Carew raised just under £1,000 for Ukraine at his Chairman’s Charity Fundraiser Night at the Forest Community Centre in Bordon on Saturday 7 May. The event was held in the newly-refurbished Forest Community Centre Great Hall which Councillor Carew and friends had decked...

Paperless parking permits begin to roll out across the district

16 May 2022
East Hampshire District Council will be switching to issuing paperless parking permits from Monday 16 May. Residents and businesses applying for a season parking permit online will be issued with an electronic permit at the time of application. This will mean there will be no need to wait for a...

Be a part of Whitehill & Bordon’s first ever Charity Walk for Peace

11 May 2022
Residents who care about their local communities are invited to take part in the first Charity Walk for Peace to take place in Whitehill & Bordon. The fund-raising walk has been held in Petersfield over the last few years but has switched location to the beautiful Hogmoor Inclosure in 2022...

Commitments to plant more than 50,000 trees in East Hampshire

10 May 2022
East Hampshire District Council (EHDC) has secured commitments to plant 50,690 trees as part of its pledge to see 120,000 planted in the district. The total has been reached through commitments from residents, developers and community groups and the trees should have been planted by the end of...

12 live webinars to support East Hampshire businesses

10 May 2022
East Hampshire District Council (EHDC) has partnered with Digital Islands to provide a digital support programme for small businesses across the borough. Businesses can join an online community which will provide one year of free membership to the East Hants Business Hub, live webinars, monthly...

One week to apply for Supporting Communities Grant

09 May 2022
Groups in East Hampshire have one week to apply for funding that could make the world of difference to their community. East Hampshire District Council’s £1 million Supporting Communities Fund can provide grants for clubs and organisations working to benefit their local area. But the...

Covenant reinforces bond between council and Armed Forces

05 May 2022
The ties binding East Hampshire District Council and the Armed Forces were strengthened last week with the signing of the district’s Armed Forces Community Covenant. A community covenant is a voluntary statement of mutual support between a civilian community and its local Armed Forces. At an...

Spring into Health – what's on for the final week

05 May 2022
East Hampshire District Council’s Spring into Health is heading into its final week with a fantastic mix of exercises and activities to stimulate your mind and body. Spring into Health aims to bring forward some of the amazing opportunities Whitehill & Bordon has to offer so that people can...

Let it grow, let it grow for No Mow May

03 May 2022
Some parts of the district's green spaces will be left to grow this month as part of a national campaign aimed at supporting wildlife. East Hampshire District Council is taking part in 'No Mow May' to help the bees and support local biodiversity. Where possible, this season EHDC and Norse South...

New dementia-friendly walking football sessions at The Taro Centre, Petersfield

29 Apr 2022
People who have been diagnosed with dementia and their friends will soon be able to join dementia friendly walking football sessions at the Taro Centre, Petersfield. Sessions will involve dementia-friendly equipment and be supported by coaches and volunteers with dementia training. A taster session...