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.

Partnership project hands out 480 hot meals to families in Whitehill & Bordon this summer

28 Sep 2022
East Hampshire District Council’s children’s play service, Playing Around, brought fun and food to families in Whitehill & Bordon this summer with an ambitious partnership project. It teamed up with Radian, Café 1759, the Whitehill & Bordon Community Trust and Energise Me to deliver recipes...

Council considers new Constitution and Code of Conduct

21 Sep 2020
East Hampshire District Council is reviewing its Constitution to make it more comprehensive, accessible and robust. The council’s Constitution is a key document which supports the council’s operations and ensures efficient governance. The work has also included a revised Code of Conduct, which is...

East Hampshire District Council future to be shaped through partnership working

18 Sep 2020
East Hampshire District Council is looking to strengthen its ties with Havant Borough Council in order to make both councils more efficient and more effective. The councils are looking at new ways of working more closely together, including having one, flexible workforce. EHDC approved the plans at...

EHDC bin calendars are going digital

28 Sep 2022
East Hampshire District Council (EHDC) has declared a climate emergency and as one small step towards achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, the council will not be sending paper bin calendars to every home this year. The council estimates that this will save around 325kg of carbon each year...

Changes to rubbish and recycling collections

28 Sep 2022
Residents across the East Hampshire district are reminded there will be a slight change to their rubbish and recycling collection days during the August bank holiday period. All collection days for the week starting Monday 31 August will be one day later than usual, owing to the bank holiday, with...

EHDC chairman continues for a second year and presents charity cheques

14 Aug 2020
East Hampshire District Council chairman handed almost £3,000 to charity as he accepted the role for an unprecedented second year. Cllr Keith Budden passed on money to the Crossover Youth Centre in Liss and Dementia Friendly Petersfield, his chosen charities for his time so far as chairman of the...

Four new strategies set the direction at East Hampshire District Council

14 Aug 2020
East Hampshire District Council last night approved ambitious plans setting out the future direction of the council and detailing its aspirations for welfare, technology and the environment. The council approved four new strategies at its Full Council meeting on Thursday 13 August. They were:...

Third and final round of business grants opens

28 Sep 2022
Businesses employing fewer than 50 people that have not qualified for other coronavirus-related grants can now apply to East Hampshire District Council for the third and final round of discretionary grants. The criteria have again been extended to include properties with a rateable value of up to £...