Chilworth Hall Open Event

hall appeal logo - cooltext 184499186826651To launch the next phase of the Hall’s Refurbishment Project, the management committee invites you to an Open Event on Sunday, 5th June from 5pm to 7pm.  Over a glass of wine and a nibble of cheese you may view the costed plans for Phase II and ask any questions you may have.  More information about the funding appeal is available in the Hall’s section of this website, starting here.

Faster Broadband

superfast broadbandFrom conversations with quite a number of people over the holidays, it’s clear that many still haven’t got the message that superfast broadband is at last here, although it’s necessary to take some action if the benefits are to be realised.  This piece in Hampshire Now is worth a read.  The problem has always been the distance we are from the Bassett exchange.  “Fibre To The Cabinet” effectively puts the exchange right here in Chilworth.  Even though speed still drops off with distance from the cabinet, it should be possible to get massive speed increases over what was available before.

Traffic Control Proposals

A consultation is now in progress on traffic control proposals relating to the Hut Wood lay-by on the Winchester Road. Roads affected include Birch, Hutwood, Heatherlands and Pinelands Roads. If you missed the proposals being on display in the Chilworth Community Centre (by St Denys church) from 6-8pm on Monday, 23rd November, read on. Continue reading