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  • PICTURES: 110 Winchester pupils discover secrets of the River Itchen

    MORE than 100 Winchester schoolchildren manned the banks of the River Itchen to discover the secrets of chalk streams. read more

  • Help for Heroes cake sale in Winchester raises more than £4,000 Hampshire Chronicle:

    WINCHESTER residents raised over £4,000 this year for a charity which helps wounded soldiers. read more

  • Bid to put 100-year-old social club back on the map

    THE new chairman of one of Winchester’s oldest social venues has said he wants to put it back on the map for the city’s residents. read more

  • Grants bring Winchester Cathedral one step closer in its urgent repairs appeal Hampshire Chronicle:

    WINCHESTER Cathedral is one large step closer to raising its £3m target for essential works after two substantial grants from local and national government. read more

  • Concerns about new proposed giant wards in Winchester boundary shake-up Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester City Council sponsors this year's Carbon Smart Business of the Year Award

    NEW giant wards with upwards of a dozen villages are the price of reorganisation of the Winchester boundaries, a meeting heard. read more

  • 'Invaluable' homeless hostel to close

    A HOMELESS hostel serving some of Winchester’s most vulnerable people is facing closure after cuts to social services. read more

  • 'What were they thinking?' Angry residents voice concern over new Winchester legal highs shop

    A NEW shop in Winchester selling legal highs and ball-bearing guns has sparked outrage among local residents. read more

  • PETE AND DORRIE COOMBES

    60 YEARS !! Pete and Dorie Coombes of South Wonston. Married at Holy Trinity Church, Wonston on 26th March 1955. Happy Diamond Anniversary to Mum and Dad. With all our love and best wishes from Suzanne, Janette, John, Ian, Simon, Alex, David, Robert, Kayleigh and Kayla. XX read more

  • Stanmore flats set for £430,000 revamp

    HOUSING chiefs have pledged hundreds of thousands of pounds to improve parking and access near a cramped block of flats. read more

  • Chronicle editor leaves after restructure Hampshire Chronicle:

    KEITH Redbourn, editor of the Hampshire Chronicle, has left the paper after 10 years at the helm. read more

  • Falklands officials visit sixth-form island boarders

    FALKLAND Island officials who rose to prominence after graduating from a Winchester sixth-form returned to campus to meet the next generation of boarding students. read more

  • PAT MORRIS

    MORRIS Pat Died peacefully on 20th March at Yeovil Hospital, aged 85, after a short illness. Much loved and missed by her children, Jackie, Yvonne, Dave, Ian, Dean, Diana, Stuart and Craig and her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. read more

  • CYRIL LATHAM

    LATHAM Cyril late master butcher of Twyford Died peacefully on 16th March 2015, aged 96. Husband of the late Mary, father of Jane, John and William, proud grandpa to eight grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. ---------- Funeral service at St Mary's Church, Twyford on Tuesday 7th April at 11.30am. Flowers welcome or donations, if desired, to the Royal Masonic Benevolent Institution c/o Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House, 12-14 City Road, Winchester, SO23 8SD or via www.rsponline.co.uk read more

  • ANN WELLS

    WELLS Ann on 7th March 2015, aged 80 ---------- Funeral service at St. Thomas Church, Fair Oak on Tuesday 7th April at 3.15pm No flowers please, donations, if desired, to RNLI or Blue Cross c/o Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House, 12-14 City Road, Winchester SO23 8SD read more

  • JOAN MARY RIDGE

    RIDGE Joan Mary Passed away at home on Saturday 14th March 2015, aged 79 years. Devoted mother of Melanie and Philip and adoring nana to Sam and William. ---------- A Service of Thanksgiving will be held at St Matthews Church, Main Road, Otterbourne on Thursday 9th April, at 2.30 p.m. Flowers or donations if desired payable by cheque to Otterbourne PCC may be sent c/o Nigel Guilder Ltd Family Owned Funeral Directors Nathan House 27 Hursley Road Chandlers Ford SO53 2FS Tel. 023 8026 2555 read more

  • DESMOND INGRAM 'DES' BARTLETT

    BARTLETT Desmond Ingram ‘Des’ Peacefully on 18th March 2015, aged 88 years. Husband of June, much loved dad of Debbie, Sarah and Claire, father-in-law, grandfather and great grandfather. ---------- Funeral service at Wessex Vale Crematorium on Wednesday 8th April at 11.30am Family flowers only, donations, if desired, to ‘Alzheimer’s Society’ c/o Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House, 12-14 City Road, Winchester SO23 8SD or via www.rsponline.co.uk read more

  • ALAN PAGE

    PAGE Alan Rosemary and family express their sincere thanks to everyone for their kind wishes and attendance to the Funeral of Alan. Please accept this a personal thank you. read more

  • JO COOPER

    LOOK WHO'S 40!! JO COOPER Surprise Happy 40th Birthday on 22nd April 2015. Best wishes. S&J. read more

  • HUBERT ASHLEY FRIEND

    FRIEND Hubert Ashley Passed away peacefully on 17th March 2015, aged 91. Beloved widower of Joan, father of Jen and Ron and son-in-law Roger. Grandfather, great grandfather and great great grandfather. Dearly loved by us all. --------- Funeral Service on Wednesday April 1st at Harting Congregational Church at 2.30 p.m. Flowers welcome. Donations if desired to Harting Congregational Church c/o Michael Miller and Partners Ltd, 27A High Street, Petersfield, GU32 3JR Tel. 01730 233244 read more

  • ivy dorothy joan Leadbitter

    LEADBITTER Ivy Dorothy Joan 11th March 2015. R.I.P Aunty Ivy. Taken from us suddenly. Always in our thoughts. The Dear Family. read more

  • JOYCE 'JOY' WARMINGTON

    WARMINGTON Joyce 'Joy' Peacefully on 14th March 2015, aged 89. With George at last. ---------- Funeral service at Wessex Vale Crematorium on Monday 30th March at 2.30pm. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, to Age UK Winchester c/o Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House, 12-14 City Road, Winchester, SO23 8SD or via www.rsponline.co.uk read more

  • DAVID JAMES CHEETHAM

    CHEETHAM David James Passed away peacefully on 13th March 2015, aged 81 years. Loving husband of the late Ann, father of Miles, Rachel and Simon. Grandfather of George, Harry, Oliver and Annie, he will be sorely missed. ---------- Funeral Service at St. Peters Church, Curdridge on Wednesday 25th March 2015 at 3.00 p.m. Family flowers only but donations if desired to Alzheimer's Society may be sent c/o Nigel Chamberlain & Partners, The Gate House, Victoria Road, Bishop's Waltham, SO32 1DJ Tel. 01489 892640 read more

  • NOREEN PRIVETT

    PRIVETT Noreen Passed away peacefully after a short illness at North Hampshire Hospital on 15th March 2015, aged 87 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband Bob, son John, daughter Mandy and grandson Aaron, family and friends. ---------- Funeral Service to be held at Basingstoke Crematorium on Thursday 2nd April at 1.15 p.m. Family flowers only or donations if desired to Alzheimer's Society c/o Jonathan Williams Independant Funeral Directors 35-41 Essex Road, Basingstoke Hants RG21 7TB Tel: 01256 817 603 read more

  • PHIL POLGLAZE

    POLGLAZE Phil on 12th March 2015, aged 39 years. Much loved and missed husband and dad. ---------- Thanksgiving Service at St John's Church, Alresford on Monday 30th March at 12noon. Family flowers only. Donations to either Simon Says or Prostate Cancer UK c/o Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House, 12-14 City Road, Winchester, SO23 8SD or via www.rsponline.co.uk read more

  • ELLEN MALSTER

    MALSTER Ellen R.I.P With Mum, Dad, Freddie and Phyliss. Love from Margaret, Dusty, Lance, Darren and Zoe. read more

  • ELLEN 'NELL' MALSTER

    MALSTER Ellen 'Nell' Passed away peacefully at home with her family on 16th March 2015, aged 80. Wife of Jim, Mum, Nan and Great Nan, she will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. ---------- Funeral Service at Basingstoke Crematorium on Tuesday 31st March at 1.15 pm. Flowers or donations to Cancer Research UK c/o Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House 12-14 City Road, Winchester SO23 8SD Tel: 01962 862333 or online at www.rsponline.co.uk read more

  • DEREK CRESSWELL

    CRESSWELL Derek Sadly passed away on 17th March 2015, aged 82, peacefully and surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of the late Shirley and much loved dad of Evan, John and Neil, and sadly missed grandad of seven grandchildren. Rest in peace. ---------- A Service of Thanksgiving will be held at Wesley Methodist Church, Weeke, on Friday 10th April at 2.45 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to 'Sarcoma UK' c/o Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House, 12-14 City Road, Winchester, SO23 8SD (01962 862333) read more

  • NICOLA "NICO" SILVESTRO

    SILVESTRO Nicola ''Nico'' War veteran and former Railway Trackman, died peacefully on 12th March 2015 in his 96th year. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. ---------- Funeral Service at St Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Winchester on Friday 27th March at 12.15pm. Family flowers only please but donations to benefit ''Save the Children'' or ''CAFOD'' may be forwarded to Richard Steel & Partners, Alderman House, 12-14 City Road, Winchester SO23 8SD read more

  • PUBLIC NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR A PREMISES LICENCE UNDER SECTION 17 OF THE LICENSING ACT 2003

    PUBLIC NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR A PREMISES LICENCE UNDER SECTION 17 OF THE LICENSING ACT 2003 Notice is hereby given that an application was made to Winchester City Council for a premises licence under the above Act on the 17th March 2015. Applicant: Martin McColl Limited. Address of premises: McColls, 71 Stoney Lane, Winchester, Hampshire/SO22 6EW. Proposed licensee activities: Sale of alcohol for consumption off the premises. Proposed days and hours of licensable activity: Alcohol Sales - Every Day 06:00 to 2300. The postal address of the licensing authority where the register is kept and the application may be inspected is: *Licensing Team, Winchester City Council City Offices Colebrook Street, Winchester, SO23 9LJ. Any person wishing to make representations on this matter shall give notice, in writing, stating the nature and grounds for making such representations to The Licensing Officer at the above address * within 28 days of the date of this notice - by the 14th April 2015. Further inform'ation is available by visiting the web site www.winchester.gov.uk. It is an offence, under section158 of the Licensing Act 2003, to knowingly or recklessly make a false statement in or in connection with an application and the maximum fine on summary conviction of such an offence is £5000. Lockett & Co - duly authorised agents read more

  • TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 - TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT) REGULATIONS 2011

    TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT) REGULATIONS 2011 NOTIFICATION OF AVAILABILITY OF SUPPLEMENTARY ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that supplementary environmental information is available in relation to an application made by EDF Energy Renewables Limited (Company No. 06456689 whose registered offices are at 40 Grosvenor Place, London, SW1X 7EN) on 8 April 2013 for planning permission for the erection of 7 wind turbines up to 126.5m in height to blade tip and ancillary equipment, site access, external transformers, foundations, crane hardstandings, access tracks, cable trenches, anemometry mast, control building and temporary construction compound, in conjunction with planning applications to Test Valley Borough Council for 3 wind turbines, ancillary equipment, external transformers, foundations, crane hardstandings, access tracks, cable trenches and Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council for 4 wind turbines, ancillary equipment, external transformers, foundations, crane hardstandings, access tracks, cable trenches, as part of a single windfarm of 14 turbines for an operational period of 25 years on the following site: Land north east of the Bullington Cross interchange at Upper Norton Farm, Sutton Scotney, Hampshire. The application for planning permission (ref: 13/00800/FUL) was made to Winchester City Council of City Offices, Colebrook Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LJ and is the subject of an appeal lodged with the Planning Inspectorate following the decision of the Council to refuse planning permission for the proposed development (Ref: APP/L1765/W/14/3001602). The appeal will be considered at a Public Inquiry commencing on 13 October 2015. The Council will give notice of the venue when arrangements have been made. The supplementary environmental information is intended to update, and should be read together with, the environmental information contained in the Environmental Statement submitted in support of the planning application and the supplementary environmental information submitted in November 2013. Copies of the supplementary environmental information, together with the Environmental Statement and supplementary environmental information of November 2013, are deposited at the office of Winchester City Council (City Offices, Colebrook Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LJ) and may be inspected by members of the public within the standard opening hours of the Council for a period of 21 (twenty-one) days from (and including) 1 April 2015. Members of the public may obtain a copy of the supplementary environmental information from EDF Energy Renewables Limited of Alexander House, 1 Mandarin Road, Rainton Bridge Business Park, Houghton le Spring, Sunderland, DH4 5RA (Telephone: 0800 048 4647) as long as stocks last at a cost of £50 for a paper document. This excludes Volume 2c which is prohibitively expensive to produce and can be obtained separately at a cost of £650. All volumes are available free on DVD-ROM. All documents can also be viewed at http://www.edf-er.com/OurProjects/ Proposed/BullingtonCross/ProjectDocuments.aspx. Any person who wishes to comment on the supplementary environmental information should send written comments to Ms Leanne Palmer of The Planning Inspectorate, Room 3/26, Temple Quay House, 2 The Square, Bristol, BS1 6PN, within 21 (twenty-one) days from (and including) 1 April 2015 quoting reference APP/L1765/W/14/3001602. Any comments received will be copied in full to Winchester City Council and EDF Energy Renewables Limited. 26 March 2015 Eversheds LLP read more

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