Village News

Hedgehogs

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It is lovely to see hedgehogs in and around the village, and many people are supporting them with food and nesting boxes. Sadly, many have recently been killed on local roads, so please be aware of hedgehogs when driving through the village after dark.      See full story...

Oakdown Farm Gateway Warehouse Planning Application

North Waltham Parish Council has been advised that Dummer Parish Council has issued a letter to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council in accordance with the Pre-Action Protocol for Judicial Review today (25th May 2021). Having obtained legal advice, Dummer Parish Council consider that the decision of Basingstoke and Dean Borough Council’s Development Control Committee in respect of planning application no. 20/02586/FUL is unlawful. Dummer Parish Council has serious concerns about material errors of law and fact affecting the resolution, which it has brought to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Councils urgent attention. The Parish Council is grateful to members of CAGE for their assistance in this matter,      See full story...

Low-flying aircraft

Following recent concerns raised by residents about low-flying aircraft above the village the Parish Council wrote to RAF Odiham, questioning why it is necessary to overfly the village at relatively low altitude.      See full story...