A vacancy has arisen on Chilworth Parish Council. An election will be held if ten or more residents request that there be one, otherwise the Returning Officer at TVBC will authorise the position to be filled by co-option. For more details see the notice which has been posted in the usual places, the PDF version of which may be seen here.
Residents wishing to put themselves forward as potential parish councillors should advise Donna Jones, the clerk to the council by e-mail, and consider giving notice in writing to the Returning Officer as detailed in the notice.
The Police & Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones, has circulated the following message. “Happy New Year one and all! I am pleased to have started 2022 with gusto and look forward to meeting as many of you as I can throughout the next twelve months. Continue reading
The Police & Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones, has now launched her annual police budget precept consultation and wishes to hear residents’ views. She is asking local residents to complete an online survey and/or to sign up to a focus group. Continue reading
Chilworth Gardening Club has been on hold during the pandemic, but now its committee and members are considering when and how to restart it. If you’re a past member, or a prospective new one, you’ll be very welcome at a meeting to be held at Chilworth Hall on Thursday, 14th October at 7.30pm. Continue reading
The one visit per week limit for residents taking waste to one of Hampshire’s twenty-four household waste recycling centres (HWRCs) has now been lifted. Continue reading
Hampshire County Council, in partnership with its waste contractor Veolia, has given the go ahead to develop a trial project that aims to both provide people in need with access to low-cost furniture and reduce the amount of bulky waste requiring disposal through landfill. If successful, this could be a big deal. Read all about it here.
Our county councillor, Cllr Nick Adams-King, has just published his Aug/Sept Newsletter which you can find here. It contains news of a consultation about the infrastructure needed to support cycling and walking across southern Test Valley (in this context ‘Southern Test Valley’ comprises the southern seven parishes of the TVBC area, Romsey Extra, Romsey Town, Baddesley, Ampfield, Valley Park, Chilworth and Nursling & Rownhams). Our parish council is very keen that as many people in Chilworth respond to it. Continue reading
The following message is from Donna Jones, Police & Crime Commissioner for Hampshire & IoW. Please consider responding to this year’s survey, if you agree that it deserves a better response than last year’s less than 3,000. Click here to go to the survey. Continue reading
Moviola is back at Chilworth Hall!
The Autumn schedule is:
• Sun 12 Sep – Love Sarah
• Sun 17 Oct – The Last Bus
• Sun 14 Nov – Dream Horse
Southampton’s Outdoor Sports Centre is well used by many in Chilworth and Bassett, who may be interested to know that there’s a public consultation running on wide range of possible improvements. You may read all about them and have your say by going to this web page. Here’s a brief summary: Continue reading