Jun 03, 2015 Hampshire Council Tax Rise
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The County Council has welcomed early indications from the Local Government Boundary Commission for England that residents in Hampshire should continue to be represented by 78 County Councillors. As part of their review of the electoral arrangements for the County Council, the Boundary Commission has announced that it is “minded to recommend no change” in […]

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May 29, 2015 Smith steps down
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The Chief Executive of Hampshire County Council says he is planning to stand down later this year after 8 years at the helm. Andrew Smith was appointed in 2007 following a national search for a candidate to lead the Council. Andrew’s appointment coincided with the beginning of the economic downturn and he is credited with […]

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Feb 11, 2015 Silver Hill 2
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The ‘Winchester Deserves Better’ campaign has called on the leader of Winchester City Council to resign after winning a judicial review at the High Court over the Silver Hill Redevelopment. Cllr Kim Gottlieb brought the claim, and has spent most of his four years as a City Councillor trying to persuade the Council to take […]

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Nov 19, 2014 The Winchester March
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Thousands of leaflets have begun to appear on doormats throughout the city, urging residents to turn up later this month for a peaceful protest in what is being termed as the ‘Winchester March’. Organisers say it will give the opportunity to tell the City Council of their concerns. The leaflet says the participants ‘demand a […]

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