Oct 23, 2015 Railway Station Approach
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A competition for the Winchester railway station approach design is now underway in an initiative brought by the City Council. The brief for the competition was developed following public consultation and closely involved organisations such as the City of Winchester Trust and local neighbourhood groups. It incorporates feedback on the importance of building a ‘sense […]

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Oct 23, 2015 Winchester MP praises parents' champion
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Regular readers to Winchester Today will know all about local mum Laura Skilton – and now Winchester MP Steve Brine has congratulated the local parents’ champion who was nominated for a national award. Laura was nominated for a national award at the NCT Stars Awards 2015 in recognition of her hard work and dedication in […]

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Oct 22, 2015 Peter Symonds v The Neighbours
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EDITORIAL OPINION – Since the launch of Winchester Today back in July 2012, this newspaper has been more than pleased to highlight the success of the students at Peter Symonds College in Winchester. The newspaper knows just how big a part the College has played in the upbringing of students in their life, work and […]

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Oct 22, 2015 Stomp Mayflower
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REVIEW: Stomp – Mayflower “What a Show!” says David Cradduck… Stomp is now in its 24th year,  and it noisily bashed, thumped, crashed and stomped its way to The Mayflower in Southampton as part of its 10-venue UK tour. And what a show this is! Stomp started life in Brighton in 1991 when two young guys – […]

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Oct 21, 2015 Dog Found in Winchester Reunited 1 year on
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A dog found in Winchester has been reunited with her owner in Wiltshire 1 YEAR on from when she went missing. The year-old female brindle lurcher called Zulu was found as a stray dog at Swanmore College on 13 October. She was then taken to a local veterinary surgery, and collected by Winchester City Council’s […]

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Oct 05, 2015 Winchester best place to live
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Winchester MP welcomes rates deal from George Osborne – Steve Brine has welcomed Chancellor George Osborne’s speech at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester at which he effectively told Winchester City Council: “attract a business and you attract more money.” In what he termed as the “biggest transfer of power to our local government in […]

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Oct 05, 2015 REVIEW: Lord of the Flies, Mayflower
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REVIEW: Lord of the Flies, Mayflower, by David Cradduck. There is a certain inevitability about Lord of the Flies, rather akin to watching Titanic. It is a story ingrained in most of our memories, more often than not because we studied it at school. It is with some morbid fascination that, despite knowing the story […]

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