HBC latest news

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The latest news section of the website provides an archive of all our press releases. Each item is appropriately time stamped and correct at the time of being published.

Book yourself into bootcamp

Get motivated, get moving and meet like-minded people who will inspire you to be your best. Havant Borough Council’s ‘Get Up and Go’ and Innovations Fitness have partnered up to bring a series of bootcamps, that are upbeat and inclusive, for those...

Work begins to reduce flood risk in Eastoke, Hayling Island

A project to reduce the future risk of flooding for homes in Eastoke, Hayling Island is now underway. The annual scheme to replenish sea defences by moving shingle, washed up along the shore, back to Eastoke to shield 1,700 properties will take six...

Havant Borough Council can now deliver road improvements across Hayling

Havant Borough Council now has the tools to deliver improvements to the roads, buses and cycle routes that run across Hayling Island now it has a robust transport assessment in place. This assessment details the estimated impact of future...

Failing coastal defence to be removed following Storm Dennis

Following a series of extreme storms which have battered the coast, Havant Borough Council has fenced off an area at West Beach, Hayling Island, and will be removing one of the damaged coastal defences.     In the interests of safety, engineers from...

Thousands of new trees to create memorial woodland for Havant

Portsmouth Water and Havant Borough Council are working together to establish a new memorial woodland this year on land at the site for the proposed Havant Thicket Reservoir. The scheme, which is part of the overall reservoir project, will see more...

Council launches bold vision for the regeneration for Havant town centre

Havant Borough Council has today revealed its long-term regeneration vision for Havant town centre with an event for local residents, businesses and organisations. The council used the event to showcase its new website and video which will be key to...

Walk this way, the Nordic way

Feel the benefits of combining exercise with nature and get that feel-good factor by embarking on a Nordic walking adventure. Havant Borough Council’s ‘Get up and Go’ and Nordic Walking UK are working together to provide a unique walking experience...

Havant marks Holocaust Memorial Day by standing together

Havant Borough Council invites residents to remember victims of the Holocaust during a commemorative service being held on Monday 27 January.  The ceremony, starting at 11am, will be held at the Holocaust Memorial in Havant Cemetery, Eastern Road,...

Take a chance and learn to dance!

Feel the rhythm and freshen up your footwork with a 10-week Ballroom or Latin American dance essentials class. Led by professional dance instructor Lawrence James, watch your skills grow with Havant Borough Council’s ‘Get Up and Go’ programme....

Bat and chat

Residents are invited to come along and enjoy an exciting and friendly game of cricket, at a pace that suits everyone. Havant Borough Council's 'Get up and Go' have partnered up with Right at Home and Horizon Leisure Centre to bring dementia...

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