Local News

Flick visits Clanfield

Great to see Flick visiting local shops in Clanfield on Saturday. She says, "Great to hear from businesses in Clanfield about how people have been shopping locally during the coronavirus crisis and how well supported they feel from the Government and local councils.

Flick Speaks in House of Commons - Hong Kong

Flick says, "I am pleased the Prime Minister has offered a pathway to British citizenship for Hong Kong residents who hold British National (Overseas) (BNO) passports and their dependents following China’s crackdown in the former colony.

Marwell Zoom set to reopen!

How wonderful to hear the news that Marwell zoo will soon be opening it's gates again to the general public on 3rd July. Guests will need to book before arrival but I am sure many Meon Valley residents will be looking forward to being able to visit this wonderful zoo again.

Flick visits Bishops Waltham

Great to see Flick out and about in Bishops Waltham at the weekend, visiting some local shops open for business again!

Remember Me Memorial Book

Remember Me Memorial Book aims to create an online book of Remembrance for all those who have died as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic across the UK.

Flick helps local business!

Our MP Flick Drummond recently helped a local business. She said,

"I’m delighted I could help Denners Tack Shop UK ensure it received the grant and it can now look forward to eventually reopening when the restrictions are lifted.

Community Grants - East Hampshire District Council

Community groups have until the end of the month to apply for a share of £1 million from East Hampshire Hampshire District Council.

Community groups can apply to the fund for a three-year funding agreement or for up to £25,000 for a one-off project to fit the following criteria:

Flick in the House Of Commons - 19th May

Flick reports, "On Tuesday I asked the Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock to join me in praising the work of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight local resilience forum who have worked extremely hard to ensure that none of our care home have been without PPE during the pandemic, and ther resil

The Joy of Moving!

This week Fererro and Portsmouth Football Club are promoting the Joy Of Moving Home School Festival to encourage children in #hampshire to enjoy moving through play. With so many children missing out on their sports day this is a great initiative to keep children active and healthy.

Guidance for parents and carers regarding schools reopening

We want to get all children back into education as soon as the scientific advice allows because it is the best place for them to learn, and because we know it is good for children’s mental well being to have social interactions with other children, carers and teachers.