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What matters to the community, matters to us

More than £13,700 has been spent on community projects by councillors at Havant Borough Council (HBC). The Community Grant Scheme has benefitted 32 voluntary and not-for-profit organisations with funding since being set up in October. Among those...

Councillor assigned new infrastructure role for borough

To ensure key infrastructure is delivered alongside new homes Havant Borough Council (HBC) has established a councillor role dedicated to this task. Councillor Tim Pike is now the Cabinet Lead for Strategic Innovation, Infrastructure and Projects...

Residents invited to a master planning design workshop for development proposals between Warblington, Denvilles & Emsworth

Havant Borough Council is eager for local residents to contribute towards master planning for development proposals for land between Warblington, Denvilles and Emsworth. An online questionnaire - available now - and a series of design workshops in...

Re-signing of the Havant Community Covenant

An event to celebrate the updating and re-signing of Havant’s Community Covenant is to be held next week. The Community Covenant ensures the Armed Forces are duly recognised and they are not unjustly disadvantaged when readjusting and living within...

Havant Borough Council to host Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Residents are invited to remember the thousands of men, women and children who were lost during the Holocaust and subsequent genocides at an event run by Havant Borough Council. The Mayor of Havant, councillors and other community representatives...

Cosy HBC brings a warm feeling to the borough

A total of £1.2m of funding has been spent to warm the homes of more than 300 residents in time for winter. Energy-saving home improvements have taken place in households throughout the borough with Havant Borough Council’s (HBC) Cosy scheme.  The...

Christmas opening hours

Havant Borough Council will be open during the festive season, closing only on the bank holidays and weekends. Anyone wishing to contact Havant Borough Council can do so via telephone, email or by visiting The Plaza in person, where staff will be on...

Make the most of free parking

With Christmas fast approaching there are still two Saturdays to make the most of Havant Borough Council’s parking offer to buy-one-get-one-free parking. Motorists who buy a one hour parking ticket in any HBC car park will be entitled to a second...

New cycle route links picturesque town and village locations

A new all-weather cycle route is to be built to link Emsworth and Rowlands Castle. Work is due to start this month to create another way to travel between the two destinations, from new and existing paths and bridleways. The route, beginning at the...

Junior citizens learn life lessons from key services

More than 1,200 schoolchildren have attended an event at Fort Purbrook. Organised by Havant Borough Council, the annual Junior Citizen event consisted of 78 informative sessions, totalling 108 hours of teaching time to over 26 schools across the...

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