Village News

North Waltham Parish Council Meeting

will take place on Tuesday 20th October 2020 at 7.30pm online via Zoom. The agenda will be available to view on the North Waltham website or the Parish Council notice board by the end of the week. Members of the press and public are welcome to attend. If you would like to attend, please contact the Clerk to the Parish Council and request a link to the meeting.      See full story...

WI - Oct 2020

Our last meeting on Thursday 8th October 2020 was held by Zoom – we open Zoom at 7.00 pm to give members a chance to join and have a chat before the meeting starts at 7.30 pm. We then had a very short business meeting followed by a very informal quiz which was enjoyed by all.      See full story...

Basingstoke Food Bank

Have you hit crisis point? Are you struggling for money to buy food? Contact any of our 100+ partnering agency teams who can assess your situation, offer on-going help.      See full story...

NW WI - Sept 2020

North Waltham WI held its first Zoom meeting on the 10th September 2020. We started the Zoom half an hour before the official meeting start to allow members time to join at their leisure and we all had a good old chinwag – not the same as in person, but certainly an acceptable alternative.      See full story...

Road Closure - Popham Lane

Popham Lane, North Waltham, will be closed from the junction with Primrose Close to the junction with Fox Lane to lay new water supplies to the houses being built on the site of the Wheatsheaf garage and house. The order comes into effect on 5th October 2020 for 3 months, although the proposed works are expected to last no more than 5 days.      See full story...

North Waltham Parish Council Meeting

will take place on Tuesday 15th September 2020 at 7.30pm online via Zoom. The agenda will be available to view on the North Waltham website or the Parish Council notice board by the end of the week. Members of the press and public are welcome to attend. If you would like to attend, please contact the Clerk to the Parish Council and request a link to the meeting.      See full story...

Oakdown Farm - Second Virtual Exhibition Period

The developers of the Basingstoke Gateway distribution centre proposals at Oakdown Farm are holding a second virtual consultation relating specifically to their detailed proposals for the northern part of the Oakdown Farm off the A30, Basingstoke. A set of consultation boards have been uploaded on their website explaining the proposals and their relationship with the outline planning application lodged with Basingstoke and Deane Council in August 2020. To access the link...      See full story...

NW WI - August 2020

North Waltham WI is continuing to follow the guidance from the National Federation of WIs and Hampshire County Federation of WIs. With the current restrictions regarding social distancing, we are unable to use the Rathbone Pavilion as it is not big enough for our numbers. We are, however, going to offer our September meeting via Zoom.      See full story...

North Waltham Parish Council Additional Meeting

will take place on Thursday 3rd September 2020 at 7.30pm online via Zoom. A planning application for the proposed distribution centre on land at Oakdown Farm, Dummer, will be on the agenda. The agenda is available to view on the North Waltham website or the Parish Council notice board. Members of the press and public are welcome to attend.      See full story...

Cuckoo Meadow goal post

The large goal post, retained following dissolution of the football team many years ago, has proved very popular over the spring and summer this year for target practice and polishing up shooting skills. Users are requested to take particular care to keep the ball within the confines of the Meadow and avoid sending the ball over the hedge into neighbouring gardens and verges.      See full story...

North Waltham Village Trust Management Committee

Allan Hawkey has stood down as a Trustee and member of the Management Committee. Allan was instrumental in setting up and maintaining the village website, operated jointly by the Village Trust and Parish Council, which has greatly assisted communication around the village. The Committee thanks him for his contribution to the operation of the Trust over recent years.      See full story...

Speed Reduction Working Group

Our first meeting took place via Zoom on 14th July 2020. Our group currently consists of eight volunteer members: Kate Baylis, David James, Rachel McCarthy, Adele Stevenson, Nancy Tavares- Butler, Hugo Ward, and Gary and Cathryn Whiteside. What is the Goal of the Speed Reduction Working Group?      See full story...

COVID-19 Group - July 2020

This group was set up on the 15th March 2020 in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Since then we have supported many residents with shopping, delivery of papers, collection of prescriptions, having someone to talk to, etc. Over the past few weeks, the village has settled into a routine of members of the Covid-19 Support Group, friends and neighbours all watching out and helping each other wherever possible.      See full story...

WI - July 2020

North Waltham WI is continuing to follow the guidance from the National Federation of WIs and Hampshire County Federation of WIs – we have just received communication from NFWI and the committee needs to review this to work out what it means for us in North Waltham.      See full story...