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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.

Don’t lose your voice - East Hampshire residents urged to check their voter registration details

20 Aug 2021
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...

Magnificent seven chosen to benefit from the Charity Walk for Peace

20 Aug 2021
Seven good causes stand to gain vital funding from this September’s Charity Walk for Peace. The annual fund-raising walk is held in partnership between East Hampshire District Council and Charity Walk for Peace – an initiative of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Elder Association (AMEA). Traditionally...

Taking on climate change at the Community COP East Hampshire

06 Aug 2021
As the world focuses on Glasgow for the UN Climate Conference, East Hampshire will be hosting its own climate conference of its own, focusing on the opportunities to take action locally.  The event, organised by East Hampshire District Council and Damian Hinds MP, will be held in Alton on 8 ...

Phishing attacks on the council's email systems

05 Aug 2021
Our email systems have been affected by two phishing attacks in the last few days. The phishing emails have been sophisticated, using staff contact details and including a link to download documents that look like they are from a legitimate source. If you have received an email from a council...

Glass recycling

30 Jul 2021
Due to staffing levels at Norse South East (NSE), the frequency of collections to glass banks has been reduced. Despite best efforts to keep all collections running for as many services as possible, East Hampshire District Council and NSE have had to prioritise the more critical collections, like...

£952,000 in grants issued to businesses in need

19 Jul 2021
East Hampshire District Council issued £952,000 in grants last week to 377 businesses that had previously qualified for additional restrictions grants (ARG) and new applicants have until midnight on Sunday 25 July to apply. The additional restrictions grants are for businesses that have been...

Apply now for sector-specific coronavirus grants

16 Jul 2021
Businesses that have been severely affected by the delay to the end of lockdown have until midnight on Sunday 25 July to apply for a new grant from East Hampshire District Council (EHDC). The grants are for the following types of business: Events – businesses supporting events who have been...

Help us to help you in Clanfield, Horndean and Rowlands Castle

22 Jul 2021
Residents, businesses and community groups in the southern parishes of East Hampshire (Clanfield, Horndean and Rowlands Castle) are being asked to complete a survey to tell East Hampshire District Council (EHDC) what is important to them and where improvements can be made. This short survey will...

EHDC pledges £1m to help Whitehill & Bordon Health Hub

02 Jul 2021
East Hampshire District Council has pledged almost £1 million to play its part in making the Whitehill & Bordon Health Hub a reality. The council has been working in partnership with the NHS, the Whitehill & Bordon Regeneration Company (WBRC) and the landowners, the Defence Infrastructure...

Funding opportunity opens as 2021 Charity Walk for Peace goes digital

30 Jun 2021
Charities and community groups can benefit from a digitally enhanced fund-raising walk to be held on 4 September 2021. East Hampshire District Council and the Ahmadiyya Muslim Elders Association are teaming up again to deliver the 2021 Charity Walk for Peace - and local organisations can apply now...