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Following the Hayling Billy Trail to the party

More than 50 people recently attended a celebration of the completion of the Hayling Billy Heritage Project organised by Havant Borough Council. The event honoured the volunteers who worked on the project and celebrated the extensive successes of...

28 Day Prison Sentence for Non-Payment of Council Tax

A Havant woman has been sent to prison for 28 days for persistently failing to pay Council Tax. Karen Elstob, (53), of Botley Drive, Havant, owes Havant Borough Council (HBC) more than £4,000 in total. In January 2013 she was found guilty of...

Mayor of Havant invites you to join her

The Mayor of Havant has organised a three day visit to the Somme battlefields in France.Councillor Faith Ponsonby and Mr Michael Ponsonby, Mayor and Mayor’s Consort of Havant, have arranged and paid for themselves to visit France to witness the...

Community Grants for Community Matters

Havant Borough Council has now approved a Community Grant Scheme which will see each of its Councillors having access to £1,000 to distribute to local projects and initiatives. Each Councillor has been allocated funding for them to award to...

PRIVATE HIRE OPERATOR FINED

A Havant resident has been charged with two counts of being a Licensed Operator using an unlicensed private hire vehicle. Mr John Elvis Wood of Boldre Close, Leigh Park, was a Licensed Private Hire Operator and a Licensed Private Hire Driver who had...

Housing minister visits Havant

Gavin Barwell MP, Minister of State for Communities and Local Government (Housing and Planning), will visit two housing sites in the Borough of Havant today (Friday 23 September) to meet with residents who have benefited from two government schemes...

Free fun for the over 50s

Come along and enjoy our FREE fun for over 50s on Saturday 1st October 2016 where we will be celebrating Older People’s Day in style. The event will run between 10am-2pm at Waterlooville Baptist Church and will include information stands, a number...

New business rate incentive for Havant Borough

Havant Borough Council (HBC) will soon be offering business rate incentives of up to £150,000 to new-build businesses. The business rates incentives in this council-led scheme will assist new and expanding businesses to build new innovative premises...

England Amateur Golf tee’s off in the borough

The English Women’s County Finals is set to take place next week with players coming from all over England. Taking place from 12 - 16 September at Waterlooville Golf Club, Cowplain, this prestigious championship will host teams from six counties;...

Make sure you are registered to vote

The vast majority of local people, more than 85% per cent, are already registered but that means a small minority still are not. Under a new Government system - Individual Electoral Registration – it is now up to you as an individual to register...

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