Tennis Booking System

By Council Admin | November 4, 2021

As part of the Parish Council’s Corporate Action Plan and wider authorities Mission Statement to promote thriving and healthy communities, works to improve facilities at Lapstone Tennis Courts and to promote the sport were initiated in October 2020. Following consultation, advice and recommendation from the Lawn Tennis Association, members agreed to allocate funding for the […]

New Tennis Booking System Launched 2 November 2021

By Council Admin | November 2, 2021

The new gate access at the Lapstone Pavilion tennis courts now has a key pad on the door. Our new booking system will generate a code when you book a court or purchase an annual pass. Your code will give you access to the courts 5 minutes before your booking start time, during your play […]

Council Agrees Bee and Tree Corridor Scheme

By Council Admin | October 26, 2021

With a few caveats, the Bee and Tree Corridor Project was agreed by members of the Parish Council at it’s meeting of the Full Council on 18 October. The scheme is paid for with money received from Section 106 Developer contributions which has been specifically earmarked for parish improvements with an environmental theme . Recent […]

Crowdhill Green Update

By Council Admin | October 25, 2021

Eastleigh Borough Council have issued this update on Crowdhill:   Bloor Homes, as developers, are responsible for the landscaping and maintenance being kept to an agreed standard on the Crowdhill estate before it can be formally adopted by the Eastleigh Borough Council. Bloor Homes are continuing to undertake works on the Crowdhill estate during the […]

Vacancy for Parish Councillor Position

By Council Admin | October 12, 2021

Interested in being a Parish Councillor? Are you interested in becoming a Parish Councillor and helping to shape local services in your area? If you are interested in serving as a Parish Councillor, you will need to: – meet the eligibility criteria set out below; complete and return the co-option application form; and Be able […]

Parish Council Tree Management Plan and Planting Schedule is open for consultation.

By Council Admin | October 1, 2021

We have prepared a tree strategy for the Parish that sets out our approach to managing trees. This document explains national and local policies, and how these translate into action to protect and manage trees for multiple benefits. The aim of the Management Plan and planting schedule is to help ensure that the Parish’s trees […]

Notice of Casual Vacancy

By Council Admin | September 21, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the North Ward of Fair Oak and Horton Heath Parish Council. Rule 5(2) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006 now applies. The rule allows for ten local government electors for the Fair […]

Community Grants Scheme

By Council Admin | August 24, 2021

The Annual Community Grant Scheme is now live. Grants of up to £1000 are available for local not for profit/charitable groups. The deadline for applications is 31 October 2021. For more information on the grant process, eligibility criteria and application form please click here.

Fair Oak Library is now open!

By Council Admin | August 9, 2021

Hedgehog Friendly Fair Oak!

By Council Admin | July 26, 2021

Did you know that hedgehogs are in decline in Britain and are now listed as “Vulnerable” on Britain’s red list of mammals? According to the latest State of Britain’s hedgehogs report, numbers of hedgehogs have fallen by up to 30% in urban areas and 50% in rural areas since the Millennium. This is partly due to habitat loss […]