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  • Tidworth man kicked and punched in Andover

    Detectives are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Andover on Friday, 2 November . read more

  • TEMPORARY 30 MPH SPEED RESTRICTION:

    TEMPORARY 30 MPH SPEED RESTRICTION: PART OF A343 SALISBURY ROAD, KENTSBORO NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984 that The Borough Council of Test Valley as agent for Hampshire County Council (being the Traffic Authority) has made a Speed Restriction Order to allow for an anti-skid surface to be laid on the carriageway, as follows:- ROAD TO BE RESTRICTED That part of the A343 Salisbury Road, Kentsboro from a point 100m north of its junction with Old Salisbury Road to a point 250m south of its junction with Danebury Road. PERIOD OF ORDER From Monday 12 November 2012 for a period of 12 months or until completion of the works whichever is sooner DURATION OF RESTRICTION It is expected the restriction will be required from 12 November for one day NOTE No speed limit imposed by this Notice applies to any vehicle used for naval military or air force purposes if it is being used in accordance with regulation 3(5) of the Road Traffic Exemptions (Special Forces) (Variation and Amendment) Regulations 2011 If you have any queries regarding the works, please contact Angela Anderson, telephone 0845 603 5633, on behalf of Hampshire County Council Roads. If you have any other queries regarding the above please contact Mr. Mayur Patel, telephone 01264 368727 on behalf of the Head of Planning Policy and Transport Services Dated 2 November 2012 Signed W. Lynds Head of Legal & Democratic Service Test Valley Borough Council Beech Hurst, Weyhill Road Andover, Hampshire SP10 3AJ read more

  • Test Valley Borough Council

    Test Valley Borough Council Town and Country Planning Act 1990 Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 Town & Country Planning (General Development Procedure) Order 2010 The Council has received the applications listed below which require advertising under one of the above Acts 12/02255/ADVN & 12/02256/LBWN - Display of non illuminated fascia sign, externally illuminated two amenity signs and a plaque with lanterns and a projecting hanging sign, replace signs and lanterns - Victoria Cross / The Globe, 23 High Street 12/02222/FULLN - Single storey rear extension on site of existing conservatory to provide sitting room - Araucana, Bent Street, Nether Wallop 12/02079/FULLN - Erection of two rear conservatories, conversion of garage to utilities and modifications to front elevation to raise a window (re-start) - South View House, Ragged Appleshaw 12/02309/FULLN - Change of use of building from agricultural to light industrial, install package sewage treatment plant and clad part of the north and south elevations - Folly Building On Disused Railway Line, Longparish Road, Wherwell 12/02346/FULLN & 12/02348/LBWN - Single storey rear extension with internal alterations -6 Chant Close, Wherwell 12/02295/LBWN - Display of 1 internally illuminated brand logo, 1 non-illuminated heritage projector, 1 non illuminated external vinyl overlay and 1non illuminated internally applied vinyl - Cheltenham And Gloucester Building Society, 24 High Street 12/01456/FULLN - Erection of dwelling and garaging together with the provision of oil tank and repositioned oil tank, erection of picket fence - Poplar Cottage, Cart Lane, Chilbolton 12/02214/FULLN - Erection of garden wall with 1.8 metre fencing above - 6 Litchfield Close, Charlton The applications, plans and other documents submitted with an application are available for public inspection at Reception, Beech Hurst, Weyhill Road, Andover, during normal office hours. Applications may also be viewed on the Council's website www.testvalley.gov.uk/planning Any comments about an application should be received bythe Council within 21 daysofpublication of this notice. Any comments received will be available for both inspection and copying. In the event of an appeal against the refusal of planning permission in relation to a householder application, which is to be dealt with on the basis of representations in writing, any representations made about the application will be sent to the Secretary of State and there will be no further opportunity to comment at appeal stage. Paul Jackson, Head of Planning and Building read more

  • PAUL, SERENA & POPPY CURNESS

    CURNESS Paul, Serena and Poppy Are pleased to announce the safe arrival of ILIANA POLLY on 23rd October 2012 read more

  • PHIL (HAZ) HANCOCK

    Phil (Haz) HANCOCK Passed away peacefully in Ireland on 30/9/12 A loving wife, mother and nan who will be sadly missed Memorial service on 3/11/12 at 2pm St John The Baptist Church, Alexander Road, Andover All welcome Ken, Yvonne, Debra, Ian, Charlie, Ellen, Alice, Tom and Greg read more

  • DAVID HEWLETT

    David HEWLETT 1950 - 2012 Passed away unexpectedly 24th October 2012 Devoted husband to Sue Dad to David, Aiden, Jamie, Dan, Sara, Paul, Jason We will all love and miss you so much Funeral at Salisbury Crematorium Friday 16th November at 12.15 read more

  • DAVID HEWLETT

    David HEWLETT A dear brother taken so unexpectedly from us We will all miss you so much Teddy, Rosemary & family, Barry, Myrna & family, Madeline & Yvonne Nephews: Chris, Tina & family, Garry & Dee read more

  • MARTIN SETH-SMITH

    SETH-SMITH Cdr Martin RN Died peacefully in hospital on October 12th A Thanksgiving Service was held on October 25th Donations, if desired, to RNLI & Macmilan Cancer Support c/o A L Sole & Son, Bidston Close, Over Norton, Oxon OX7 5PP read more

  • FRED NIAS

    Fred NIAS 27.8.1918 - 23.10.2012 Loving husband Gone but not forgotten Love you always My love will never die Love Marian Also dear father and father-in-law to Barbara and John, Malcolm and Sue, Leslie and Lorna and all the grandchildren and great grandchildren Funeral service to celebrate Fred's life is at Bridge Street Methodist Church on Tuesday 13th November at 1pm followed by an interment at Grateley Church Fred wanted us all to wear casual dress Everyone is welcome to refreshments afterwards at the Grateley War Memorial Hall Donations, if required, to Bridge Street Methodist Church read more

  • david curtis

    David CURTIS Sadly passed away on 23rd October 2012 in Winchester Hospital. Much loved Husband of Rose and devoted father to Trina. Funeral service to be held at All Saints Church, Barton Stacey at 2.30pm on the 9th November. Donations if desired in Dave's memory are to The British Heart Foundation c/o Dunning Funeral Service, 2 Church Close, Andover, Hants SP10 1DP 01264 334436 read more

  • marjorie ethel gayton

    Marjorie Ethel GAYTON Passed away on Saturday 27th October 2012 in Winchester Hospital aged 92 years. Sadly missed by Anne, John and Jim. Celebration of her life will be held at Basingstoke Crematorium on Thursday 8th November at 11 am Family flowers only. Donations if desired in Marjorie's memory are to The Stroke Association c/o Dunning Funeral Service, 2 Church Close, Andover SP10 1DP Tel: 01264 334436 read more

  • Barbara Tyzack

    Barbara TYZACK Passed away at The Countess of Brecknock Hospice on 26th October 2012 aged 51 years. A kind Wife, Mum and Nan with a big heart. Funeral service on Friday 9th November at 12pm at St Michael & All Angels Church, Knights Enham followed by burial at Charlton Cemetery. Enquiries c/o S. & J. Maddocks, Independent Funeral Directors, Station Approach, Andover, SP10 3HN. Tel 01264 355600 read more

  • LYNNE CASSON

    LYNNE CASSON Happy 50th Birthday 7th November Enjoy your party All our love Gus, Matt, Jess, Rosie, Mum & Dad x x x read more

  • DANIEL & SOPHIE DU-HEAUME & DUNCAN

    DANIEL & SOPHIE Du-Heaume / Duncan Many congratulations on your Engagement 29-10-2012 Lots of love Mum, Dad, Nikki, Scott, Bailey and Bella x x x read more

  • NICKY & SIMON JACKSON & HEAD

    JACKSON ~ HEAD Congratulations NICKY and SIMON on the birth of SAMUEL FINLAY Saturday 27th October 6lb 8oz From proud grandparents and Carl x x x read more

  • MARK FORREST

    Mark FORREST 30th October 2011 Sadly missed but not forgotten by Rosemary and family x x x read more

  • HELEN TYRRELL

    Helen TYRRELL 5/11/11 Missing you so much All our love Nicky, App & the gang x x x x x x x x x read more

  • CONNOR "GEORGE" REED

    "GEORGE" CONNOR REED Happy 18th 5th November Can't keep you off quads then or now All our love Mum, Dad, Paul, Alex, Jack, Sophie & family x x x read more

  • SIMON JONES

    Simon Richard JONES 5th November Remembering you with love today In our hearts you will always stay Love Mum and Dad x x x read more

  • CHRISTOPHER MARTIN

    21 TODAY CHRISTOPHER MARTIN We know you love surprises!! With all our love Mum, Andy, Lucy, Becky and the Furies x x x read more

  • NICK CHILTON

    NICK CHILTON Happy 21st Birthday 5th November With love from Mum, Dad, Becky, Adam and all the family x x read more

  • KATHLEEN (mOLLY) COX

    Kathleen Marian COX (Molly) 3rd November 1988 Still sadly missed Always in my thoughts Love Malcolm x x x read more

  • RON KEW

    Ron KEW 17.1.41 - 1.11.11 A year has passed since you were taken away But those we love don't go away They walk beside us every day Love always Your loving wife Dee children: Mark, Susie, Leon, Debbie & Dawn and your loving grandchildren x x x x read more

  • PETE BLACKMORE

    Hazel BLACKMORE 4th November 2009 Remembered with love by Pete, Linda, Janice, Sharon, Nicky and families read more

  • MOLLY COX

    COX Molly November 1988 Miss you so much Always in our thoughts Tony, Pat & Richard read more

  • HELEN TYRRELL

    Helen TYRRELL 5th November 2011 One year on, still sorely missed by all her family and friends x x x read more

  • Mencap's Christmas fundraiser in Andover tomorrow

    ANDOVER Mencap is staging a Christmas market at the Wellington Centre to help raise funds for the organisation. read more

  • TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE

    TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE - PART OF BULFORD ROAD, SHIPTON BELLINGER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984 that The Borough Council of Test Valley as agent for Hampshire County Council (being the Traffic Authority) has made an Order to allow for carriageway repair works, as follows:- ROAD TO BE CLOSED Part of Bulford Road Shipton Bellinger, between High Street and Hedges Close ALTERNATIVE ROUTES None PERIOD OF ORDER From Friday 2nd November 2012 for a period of 6 months or until completion of works, whichever is sooner DURATION OF WORKS It is expected that the closure will be required from 8.00 pm Friday 2nd November to 2.00 am Saturday 3rd November 2012. Pedestrian and reasonable access to adjoining properties will be available. If you have any queries regarding access and works contact P Walsh, telephone 0845 603 5633 on behalf of Hampshire County Council. For other queries please contact Mr Mayur Patel, telephone 01264 368727 on behalf of the Head of Planning Policy and Transport. Dated 30 October 2012 Signed W. Lynds, Head of Legal & Democratic Service Test Valley Borough Council, Beech Hurst, Weyhill Road, Andover, Hampshire SP10 3AJ read more

  • TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE

    TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE read more

  • Borough of Basingstoke and Deane

    Borough of Basingstoke and Deane read more

  • Top of the world!

    TWELVE members of staff from Anton Junior School recently spent a weekend travelling in the school minibus from Andover to Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and finally Snowdon, climbing to the summit of each before returning back to school for Monday morning. read more

  • TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES VARIOUS ROADS IN TEST VALLEY

    TEMPORARY ROADS CLOSURES VARIOUS ROADS IN TEST VALLEY NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984 that The Borough Council of Test Valley as agent for Hampshire County Council (being the Traffic Authority) has made an Order to allow for patching and surface dressing works in the carriageway, as follows:- ROADS TO BE CLOSED Name   Town/Village   Length AffectedAnton Road   Andover    Whole length Barlows Lane   Andover   Whole length Belle View Road   Andover   Whole length Belmont Close   Andover   Whole length Belmont Road   Andover   Whole length Bere Hill Crescent   Andover   Whole length Charnwood Close   Andover   Whole length Clarendon Avenue   Andover   Whole length Colenzo Drive   Andover   Whole length Cornfields   Andover   Whole length Dunmow Road   Andover   Whole length Farrs Avenue   Andover   Whole length Hedge End Road   Andover   Whole length Herons Rise   Andover   Whole length Hillsbury Avenue   Andover   Whole length Lansdowne Avenue   Andover   Whole length Leigh Close   Andover   Whole length Leigh Gardens   Andover   Whole length Leigh Road   Andover   Whole length Love Lane   Andover   Whole length Neville Close   Andover   Whole length Old Winton Road   Andover   Whole length Rooksbury Road   Andover   Whole length South End Road   Andover   Whole length South View Gardens   Andover   Whole length Winchester Road    Andover   A3057 Eastern Avenue to A303 Wolversdene Road   Andover   Whole length Biddesden Bottom Road   Appleshaw A342 Andover Road to Biddesden Lane Fyfield Lane   Fyfield   Whole length Fyfield Road   Fyfield   Whole length Farley Street/Heathman Street/Broughton Road Nether Wallop Whole length ALTERNATIVE ROUTES: As signed on site, when available PERIOD OF ORDER: From Friday 2nd November 2012 for a period of 12 months or until completion of the works whichever is sooner DURATION OF WORKS: It is anticipated that the closure will be required for periods to be signed in advance on site Reasonable facilities will be provided to allow access to adjacent premises while the work is being carried out If you have any queries regarding the diversion or works, please contact Mike Pillans on behalf of Hampshire County Council, telephone 0845 603 5633. For all other enquiries please contact Mr. Mayur Patel, telephone 01264 368727, on behalf of the Head of Planning Policy & Transport Service Dated 30th October 2012 Signed William Lynds, Head of Legal & Democratic Service Test Valley Borough Council Beech Hurst, Weyhill Road, Andover, Hampshire SP10 3AJ read more

  • Carnival team digs in

    ANDOVER’S carnival royalty have been out in Folly Pocket Park, near Andover College, to make the area a prettier place next spring by planting 200 wild bulbs. read more

  • Summit called to boost town

    A SPECIAL summit meeting is being called by the borough council in a bid to breathe new life into Andover town centre. read more

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