Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee with a free family story-trail in Fair Oak & Horton Heath!

By Council Admin | April 22, 2022

This Spring, families in Fair Oak & Horton Heath will be able to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee and have a great day out with this augmented reality story-trail. As part of local plans to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, from April 30th until June 12th, Fair Oak & Horton Heath Parish Council has teamed up […]

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee – 4 day Schedule of Celebrations

By Council Admin | March 1, 2022

To mark the celebration of HRH Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee, Fair Oak & Horton Heath Parish Council have prepared a schedule of events to coincide with the official schedule for the Jubilee bank holiday weekend from Thursday 2nd June– Sunday 5th June   Thursday 2nd June:   Joining in with the rest of the nation and […]

Parish Council Community Development Action Plan is Open for Consultation

By Council Admin | February 25, 2022

Our Community Development Officer has prepared a strategy for the Parish that sets out our approach to community development. This document explains how the Parish Council will deliver an effective and coordinated approach to community development for the benefit of all residents and the diverse communities of Fair Oak & Horton Heath. The aim of […]

New Village Signs

By Council Admin | February 23, 2022

The three new Village signs have now been installed at Mortimers Lane, Winchester Road and Fair Oak Road. Designed by Wyvern College students Jake McDonald, Frances Rutherford & Rosie Sexton and manufactured by Colin Philips designer Blacksmith. The cost of these signs was funded by Section 106 developers contributions.  Also in the photo is Cllr […]

Your views on Council Tax contribution to policing

By Council Admin | December 21, 2021

The Government is giving Police and Crime Commissioners the flexibility to increase the policing element of the council tax in 2022 by £10 per year (for a Band D property) to fund the increasing demands on policing. With over 60% of council taxpayers in the Hampshire Constabulary policing area living in properties that are Band […]

The 12 Days of Christmas – 25 December to 5 January

By Council Admin | December 20, 2021

For the twelve days of Christmas, which is officially 25 December to 5 January, we will be sharing a helpful video each day on our Facebook page with inspiration on how to be ‘greener’ this Christmas! We enjoy finding out new ways of recycling, upcycling and reinventing used or unwanted items. We would like to […]

Christmas Trail 2021! Knowle Park

By Council Admin | December 14, 2021

Introducing our 2021 Christmas Trail at Knowle Park, starting this Friday 17 December until Thursday 30 December. We have some packets of seeds to give away (first come, first served) at the large Santa! We look forward to receiving your photos!

Plan B – 10 December 2021

By Council Admin | December 13, 2021

Southern Water – Water for Life Hampshire: Update

By Council Admin | December 7, 2021

Yesterday, December 6, Southern Water submitted the finalised plans for new sustainable water sources to protect Hampshire’s iconic chalk streams and maintain supplies for customers, especially during a drought. Southern Water wrote to the RAPID group of regulators with our confirmed proposal for taking less water from the sensitive chalk streams of the River Test […]

Christmas Jumper Swap Event! 25 November 2021

By Council Admin | November 12, 2021

Christmas Jumper Swap Event! 25 November 2021 3.00pm – 6.00pm Did you know that in the UK, it is estimated £140 million worth of clothing goes into landfill each year – more than 300,000 tonnes! Even more worrying is that 1 in 4 Christmas jumpers are thrown away every year. To tackle clothes waste, we’d […]