Village News

A303 Weekend Closures

A303 Thruxton/Andover (Hampshire) – Bridge Refurbishment – Weekend Closure Update Work to the bridges at Thruxton Hill, Kimpton Quarley and Picket Twenty has now started. To allow the waterproofing material beneath the carriageway surface to be replaced, we will need to fully close the A303 for entire weekend periods (9pm Friday through to 6am Monday).      See full story...

Parish Council Village Walk Around

The Parish Council will be undertaking a Village 'Walk Around' on Tuesday 15th August 2017 to review the general condition of the village and to determine if any action needs to be taken. We will be starting at the Pond at 7.30pm. If anyone would like to discuss any aspect of the village with the Parish Council, please feel free to meet us at the Pond at 7.30pm or catch us on our way round. Alternatively, please let the Clerk know of any issues in advance of this date and we can look into them during the 'Walk Around'.      See full story...

A303 Roadworks - Overnight Closures

A303 Roadworks: Thruxton Hill, Kimpton Quarley and Picket Twenty (Hampshire) – Overnight Closures Kier and Highways England have advised that there will be overnight road closures between 10pm & 6.00am from 21st - 24th August 2017 to complete barrier installation. Clearly signed diversions will be in place.      See full story...

A303 Advance notice of Road Works

A303 Bullington to Popham - Drainage Maintenance Kier Highways, on behalf of Highways England, will be undertaking essential maintenance work to the drainage system along the A303 between Bullington (A303) and Popham (M3), to ensure the network remains in a safe condition and reduces potential flooding risks.      See full story...

A303 Advance notice of Road Works

A303 ANDOVER to POPHAM (Hampshire) – ROAD MARKING RENEWAL WORKS Kier Highways, on behalf of Highways England, will be renewing the road markings along sections of the A303 east and westbound carriageways, to ensure the network remains in a serviceable condition.      See full story...

Free Football Sessions

Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council is working in partnership with Reading Football Club to deliver free weekly football sessions at Everest Community College (RG24 9UP). The sessions take place on the artificial pitch, 4.30pm to 6pm every Tuesday and anyone aged 11 to 19 years old is welcome to come along. Just turn up and play!      See full story...