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Goals galore!

Football will continue later into the winter season at Front Lawn Recreation Ground, Leigh Park, after funding was secured for two new football goals. The pair of roll-on roll-off goals costing £1,058 have been funded by Havant and Waterlooville...

More than 1,000 school children to learn about safety and respecting their area

School children from across the borough will learn how to keep safe and respect their area at the annual Junior Citizen event organised by Havant Borough Council. Pupils aged 10 and 11 years from primary schools in the borough of Havant are invited...

Commemorating our fallen heroes

On Sunday 11 November, Remembrance Day services will be taking place across the borough to commemorate service personnel who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty. The Mayor of Havant will take part in the Remembrance Day parade and...

WWI Tommy Soldier figure to be unveiled

A permanent sculpture, known as Tommy, will be unveiled outside the Public Service Plaza, Civic Centre Road, Havant during a short ceremony on Friday 9 November at 11am.  The specially designed metal figure depicting the outline of a lone soldier is...

Drainage work begins

Work to rectify persistent drainage problems at Hobby Close open space in Wecock is now underway. Havant Borough Council, working with Wecock Farm Big Local, has secured funds to enable the improvement work to go ahead. Phase one of the work will...

There but not there

The borough of Havant will join a national campaign to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War. As part of the borough’s commemoration of Armistice on 11 November the installation of 15 transparent seated military figures will be taking...

Mayor’s magical Christmas card competition gets underway!

The Mayor of Havant, Councillor Peter Wade, is calling on school children in the borough to design his Christmas card. The annual competition is open to pupils in years four, five and six (8-11 years old) from schools in the borough of Havant....

New cycle path coming soon to Langstone

A new off-road cycle path along Langstone Road will be created to make it easier and safer to cycle between Hayling Island and Havant town centre. The cycle path, designed by Havant Borough Council and funded by developer contributions from...

Joint animal welfare team are top dogs in RSPCA awards

The team that runs animal welfare for East Hampshire District Council and Havant Borough Council has scooped three gold medals from the RSPCA. The two councils now share an animal welfare team and the new set-up has yielded instant success. As part...

Dementia awareness session to be held at the Plaza

Havant Borough Council has signed up to the Dementia Friends initiative to mark this year’s World Alzheimer’s Day and will be hosting a session to raise awareness of the condition. The Dementia Friends initiative aims to transform the way people...

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