Dinghy Park Permits

A big thank you to everyone who’s responded to this year’s Hamble Dinghy Park Renewal requests! If you still want your space 2021, but haven’t had a chance to make payment yet, please can you make payment before Monday 1 February. The Dinghy park is popular, and we have nearly 30…

Concessionary Bus Pass Travel

Starting from Monday 25th January Hampshire County Council will be lifting restrictions on bus travel for those with a Concessionary Pass. You will for a temporary period be able to travel free before 09.30 Monday to Friday. Southampton City Council are also relaxing their rules Concessionary Travel Pass rules to…

Parish Elections

On the 6 May this year you will have the chance to elect a new Parish Council. Elections take place every four years, (although last years elections were deferred due to the Coronavirus) and is an opportunity to not only elect people from you local community to run parish council…

GE Planning Appeal Has Been Dismissed

GE Aviation Planning Appeal has been dismissed Eastleigh Borough Council has confirmed that the Planning Inspectorate has dismissed the appeal made by GE Aviation, after the initial planning application was rejected last summer and a public enquiry was held in November 2020. The application was for 148 residential units together…

Conclusion of Audit Notification

Below is a copy of the notice that we are required to publish at the conclusion of our annual audit. If you want to see a copy of the notice there is one on the noticeboard outside the Parish Office. You can also request a copy of the Annual Governance…

Coronavirus and the Annual Canvass

Your electoral services team at Eastleigh Borough Council are required to deliver the annual canvass every year. Due to the current public health situation we are requesting that if you have been asked to confirm who lives in your household that you do so promptly and where possible avoid sending…

Grant for Hamble from Hampshire Police Commissioner

We are delighted to report that the Parish Council has been awarded a £500 grant towards improving the lighting at the Roy Underdown Pavilion – ensuring that people feel safe and secure when they visit the site.  Work on improving the facilities inside the building have been taking place over…

Getting Ready to Celebrate VE Day 75!

Although we can’t go out and show our appreciation to the veterans of the war in the normal way we can still do things to mark this very special moment. In autumn last year the Parish Council decided to create a poppy trail from the Memorial on Hamble Lane (opposite…

Eastleigh Borough Council’s Local Plan: Inspector’s Post Hearings Advice

Please find at the link below the Planning Inspector’s Post Hearing Advice following the examination of Eastleigh Borough Council’s Local Plan: https://www.eastleigh.gov.uk/media/7309/ed71-eastleigh-post-hearings-final.pdf Eastleigh will now consider the Inspector’s comments and how to respond to them. We will update you when this is known.

420 New Trees on Order for the Village, with More to Come

Despite the current difficulties, the parish team have been working away to secure trees for planting in autumn around the village as part of our green campaign initiative. We have applied for and had confirmed an order of 420 trees. They are a mix of hazel, blackthorn, crab apple, dog…