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Havant Borough’s Celebration of Volunteering 2017

Community First and the Mayor of Havant announce the launch of the volunteer awards for 2017. These awards recognise the time and energy given by volunteers to organisations across Havant. It will be an opportunity to celebrate the dedication and...

Engines at the ready for annual Classic Vehicle Run

On Sunday 9 April classic cars, motorbikes and commercial vehicles, that pre-date 1991, will assemble at Havant Borough Council’s Plaza car park from 8.30 am before heading of on their prestigious Classic Vehicle Run. In aid of the Mayor of Havant’...

Borough served with tennis court improvements

Havant Borough Council is working with the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) and Hayling Island Community Centre Association (HICCA) to undertake a tennis court pilot project over the next two years at Hayling Park. Access technology has been installed...

Rebuilding a wall and reuniting a community

Work to rebuild a failing wall in Emsworth is set to begin next month. Costing £115,000, the work is due to begin from 10 April.  Contributions of £60,000 from Havant Borough Council and £55,000 from Hampshire County Council (HCC) will see the long...

Youth Conference 2017 is sweeping success

The third annual Youth Conference, held by Havant Borough Council has been hailed a success. More than 70 students from all nine secondary schools in the borough attended the conference which included interactive sessions with Southern Domestic...

Havant continues to be a Fairtrade borough

Havant has now successfully maintained its status as a Fairtrade borough for another two years, thanks to the continued efforts of the Havant Borough Fairtrade Group. Havant Borough Council (HBC) is committed to using Fairtrade products at its...

No more noise from nuisance neighbour

A Havant resident has been convicted of anti-social behaviour and causing a nuisance through excessive noise. Lisa Horstead, 40 years old, of Athena Avenue, Waterlooville, was handed a three year Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) by Portsmouth...

New infrastructure for Havant borough

Havant Borough Council is spending more than £548,000 to help make the borough a better place to live, work and visit. At the recent full council meeting, on 22 February, councillors decided how Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) funds would be...

Successful funding bid sees vulnerable individuals supported with more than £190,000

Havant Borough Council (HBC) has supported two local charities in their successful bid for £190,587 of funding. Southern Domestic Abuse Service (SDAS), in partnership with Motiv8 and HBC, applied for the funding from a £20million pot being awarded...

Beach built up to protect 1700 homes on Hayling Island

Work will start on 15th March to protect 1700 homes on Hayling Island from flood and erosion risk. Work at Eastoke, Hayling Island, is expected to take between two to three weeks and will see the beach levels built back up to ensure the correct...

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