Village News

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...

WI - April 2021

At our last meeting on the 8th April 2021 we were joined by Jo Hatton from Linking Environment and Farming (LEAF) who gave us a very interesting talk on their work. LEAF is the leading organisation delivering more sustainable food and farming, working with farmers, the food industry, scientists and consumers.      See full story...

WI - Feb 2021

Our last three meetings have taken place using Zoom – not everyone’s cup of tea, but we have had several members joining us,      See full story...

North Waltham Village Trust AGM - 27th January at 20.00

North Waltham Village Trust will be holding our Annual General Meeting at 20.00 on Wednesday 27th January. Please see the full text for the relevant Zoom connection details and the Village Trust tab to review our Annual Report prior to the meeting. The meeting will include a discussion on development projects for Cuckoo Meadow which are under consideration.      See full story...

12 days of Christmas

Bringing you some festive fun this Christmas...the 12 Days of Christmas Window Displays! Starting from Monday 21st December, a new window will be revealed each day - each depicting one of the 12 days of Christmas. Spot them all on your walks around the village this Christmas-time.      See full story...

NW - WI November 2020

Our last meeting on Thursday 12th November 2020 was held by Zoom – we open Zoom at 7.00 pm to give members a chance to join and have a chat before we start the meeting at 7.30 pm. Our speaker kicked off our meeting – Jo South is a local artist living in Overton and she talked about how her interest in painting really started when she was studying in Canterbury where she painted her favourite pubs and scenes around the area – Jo’s interest is in architecture and her painting style of ink and watercolours beautifully reflect this.      See full story...

Christmas Eve

On behalf of Lucy Henry: Please note that the usual visit by Santa to the village pond on Christmas Eve will not take place this year owing to Covid restrictions.      See full story...