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.

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

28 Sep 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

28 Sep 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...

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

28 Sep 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

28 Sep 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

28 Sep 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...