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.

Aerobics to art classes – it's all happening in Spring into Health

28 Apr 2022
This week’s Spring into Health events offer everything from high-energy exercise sessions to relaxing art classes, all ready for residents to sign up and enjoy. Spring into Health is a month-long celebration of the diversity and variety of activities available for residents in Whitehill &...

Bank holiday bins will be collected as usual

27 Apr 2022
There are no longer any changes to bin collection days when a bank holidays falls, with the exception of Christmas and New Year. We will continue to collect rubbish, recycling, garden waste and glass on households' normal days of service. This includes collections due on Monday 2 May. Residents in...

EHDC launches business hub to help coronavirus recovery

26 Apr 2022
East Hampshire District Council (EHDC) has teamed up with local support providers to help business across the district look to a brighter future following the coronavirus pandemic. The East Hants Business Hub has been developed to provide businesses with a wide range of support around marketing,...

Energy rebate payments on their way to direct debit council tax payers

22 Apr 2022
22,000 East Hampshire council tax payers in homes in bands A to D who pay using direct debit will soon receive their energy rebate payments of £150. Residents in band E homes who receive Disabled Persons Relief will also receive a payment. Most customers will receive their payment from Monday 25...

Walking in Woolmer and workouts at home with Spring into Health

22 Apr 2022
Get active outside and indoors in Whitehill & Bordon as part of next week’s Spring into Health activities. Activities will include a walk in Woolmer Forest on Sunday 24 April and a wide range of Zoom-based activities for people at home. Join a talk on taking control of your mental health on...

Don’t get ‘cross’ – there are no elections this year

22 Apr 2022
You may have seen or heard a lot of news in the press or on social media about registering to vote, and elections and wondering why East Hampshire District Council isn’t talking about it too – that’s because there are no elections in the district this year. Why? Because East Hampshire District...

Charities chosen for Whitehill & Bordon’s walk for peace

21 Apr 2022
Seventeen local charities will take part in next month’s Charity Walk for Peace in Whitehill & Bordon. The walk, to take place around Hogmoor Inclosure and parts of the town, is a family-friendly event aimed at strengthening community ties and raising money for good causes. Residents are...

Loads to do for 11–16-year-olds in Whitehill & Bordon this week

20 Apr 2022
If you’re looking for something for your young people to do this week, Club 94 in Budds Lane is the place to be as part of the 2022 Spring into Health festival. Activities include roller skating, graffiti, music, pottery, rounders, archery and more and are being run by Sport4Kids. A four-hour...

Free wellbeing support for East Hampshire businesses

20 Apr 2022
Launch event on 5 May The coronavirus pandemic has had a dramatic effect on the mental wellbeing of business owners and their staff, up and down the country. Following feedback from local businesses, East Hampshire District Council is working with Havant & East Hants Mind (Mind) to support...

New offices could help council hit green targets

19 Apr 2022
East Hampshire District Council is looking to make its new premises an exemplar green building as part of its move from Penns Place. The council plans to move from its long-held Petersfield base this year and transfer its operations to a new site nearer the centre of town. The offices at...