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Rowlands Castle Branch Annual Dinner

Rowlands Castle Branch brought their 2018 programme of events to a close with a dinner at the local Golf Club. It was an agreeable event, enjoyed by all. George Hollingbery, our MP came and spoke on his work as Minister of State at the Department of International Trade.

Remembrance Sunday in Southwick

On Sunday evening Soldiers from Southwick Park again marched into the D-Day village of Southwick.  Earlier in the day they had marched, led by a Piper, from the Southwick Park camp to St James's Church for the Remembrance Day Service. 

Remembrance Sunday in Denmead

Cllr Caroline Brook said of the day,

"What an amazing turnout from Denmead for the Remembrance parade and service today. So proud to be part of it and lay a wreath at the new memorial. The new tapestry in the memorial hall is stunning."

MVCA Annual Dinner

On Friday 26th October we held our Annual Dinner event at The Meon Valley Hotel & Country Club. We were lucky enough to have The Rt Hon Brandon Lewis MP as our guest and speaker for the evening. The event was a huge success and we hope all guests enjoyed their evening.

Cllr Patricia Stallard meets Havant MP Alan Mak

This photo shows County Councillor Patricia Stallard meeting recently with Havant MP Alan Mak, when they discussed the Supporting Families Programme run by Hampshire County Council.  The scheme provides support to local families with persistent problems such as mental health issues, poor school a

World Mental Health Day

10th October was World Mental Health Day. Cllr Patricia Stallard, who is the Mental Health Champion at Hampshire County Council, used the occasion to visit the voluntary group who support the Royal Victoria Country Park at Netley.

Upper Meon Valley Ward - Hugh Lumby Winning there!

UPPER MEON VALLEY - Hugh Lumby Winning there!

The by-election held on Thursday 20th September proved to be another success for the Conservatives. Winning with over 50% of the votes cast, Hugh's victory means that the Conservative Group remain in control of Winchester City Council.

County Councillor Patricia Stallard at the Winchester Science Centre!

County Councillor Patricia Stallard attended the opening of the Explore Space Centre, at the Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium.  "It was a fascinating and amazing experience" said Patricia.  "I later took my grandchildren along and, at the end of the day, I had to drag them away.  It is s