Village News

Second lockdown rules for Rathbone Pavilion and Cuckoo Meadow

Outdoor exercise on recreation fields and use of children’s playgrounds is permitted. People are permitted to meet one other person from another household for this purpose; Other than continuing Pre-School usage, the Rathbone Pavilion has to be closed; Tennis is not permitted; therefore, we have closed the court.      See full story...

Lockdown #2 -North Waltham Covid19 Core Group

Following the governments announcement about Lockdown #2, this is a reminder that the North Waltham Covid19 Core Group is still operating. If you require any assistance with shopping, collecting medications, etc, we can be contacted on (email is the preferred route for communications): nwcovid19@gmail.com 0734-030-5938 An alternative number to contact is The Hampshire Coronavirus Support Helpline on 0333 370 4000. This helpline operates Monday to Thursday 9 am to 5 pm and Friday 9 am to 4.30 pm. If you would like to join our Support Group of Volunteers please send us an email. Thank you and stay safe everyone North Waltham Covid19 Core Group      See full story...

Vacancy for a Parish Councillor

Are you interested in serving the community and care about what happens in North Waltham? Then the rewarding role of a Parish Councillor could be for you. There has never been a better time to get involved in the future of this friendly, community-spirited village and help it face the many challenges of the 21st Century.      See full story...

Village Trust Management Committee changes

There will be two changes to the Management Committee of North Waltham Village Trust effective from the next Annual General Meeting in January 2021: - Gus Macdonald will be standing down as a Trustee. Gus has been a very active member of the team for many years, particularly concerning the planning and implementation of the annual Big Lunch where he has been responsible for stocking and organising the beer tent. His contribution to the work of the Village Trust is greatly appreciated; - After 7 years in the roles, I will be standing down from the administrative functions of Chairman and Secretary. I will however continue to support working parties and maintenance activities in the Meadow and Pavilion.      See full story...

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...

Covid-19 Core Group Update - August 2020

As reported in the last magazine, the Covid-19 Support Group was soft closed on the 1st August 2020. However, if anyone finds themselves in a situation and require our help with shopping, collection of medication, etc, then please contact either the mobile highlighted at the end of this article or preferably by email to NWCOVID19@gmail.com which is checked daily.      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...