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£3.3 million to reduce flood risk to more than 1500 homes on Hayling Island

£3.3 million has been secured by the Eastern Solent Coastal Partnership (ESCP) to continue beach management along South Hayling Island. The beach management will reduce flood and coastal erosion risk to 1555 homes, 170 commercial properties and...

Small Business Saturday is back – and better

Saturday 2 December is Small Business Saturday; a national campaign to encourage people to support their local small and independent businesses on what is traditionally the biggest shopping day of the year. Havant Borough Council is proud to...

Remember, remember the fifth of November, as free display is set to return

Havant Borough Council will once again be holding its annual Bonfire and Firework display at Stockheath Common in Leigh Park, Havant on Sunday 5th November. The family event for all ages will begin when the Mayor of Havant lights the bonfire at 7....

New digital services coming soon for Havant's revenues and benefits customers

We’re making some improvements to your Council Tax and Benefits service. These improvements will allow you to set up your own online account so you can see your Council Tax and Benefit details at a time that suits you. You will be able to: View your...

Biggest pitch gets visit from MP

The biggest artificial grass pitch in the borough opens this week to key partner football clubs – at Front Lawn Sports Hub – along with a visit from a local MP. The £1.5m project at Front Lawn Recreation Ground, Leigh Park, Havant will provide...

Renewed purpose with updated Corporate Strategy

Havant Borough Council strives for excellence with updated Corporate Strategy portraying a compelling vision for the future in support of the Local Plan 2036. The council has updated its strategy in a bold move to shape council services and further...

Council meeting for local development site

Residents will have a chance to see plans for the former Waterlooville BAE site at a meeting hosted by Havant Borough Council. A Development Consultation Forum (DCF) will be hosted at the Public Service Plaza tomorrow; Tuesday 22 August 2017 at 6pm...

Help ensure Havant’s taxis are the best they can be

Your views could make the difference on how taxi licensing works in the borough. Havant Borough Council has produced a new draft Taxi Licensing Policy which is pioneering the use of new technology in taxi services. Councillor Lance Quantrill,...

Have your say on mitigating environmental impact in the wider Solent region

JOINT PRESS RELEASE FROM BIRD AWARE SOLENT AND HAVANT BOROUGH COUNCIL Until Sunday 17 September interested parties – from local residents to property developers and land owners – can have their say on a strategy to mitigate the recreational impact...

Commute around the borough on two wheels

With the holidays around the corner, what better way to get out and about, than using the boroughs’ new cycle map and guide! Published by Havant Borough Council, the 2017 edition covers off and on road cycling, throughout the borough including the...

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