May 2021

The expanding population of Havant desperately needs the new community hospital facilities planned for the old Oak Park School site. Twelve years on, it remains empty, overgrown and litter strewn. Why?
Watch before you cast that ballot! A video replay of the HCS St Faith’s election hustings. The verdict? We wanted four votes each so we could get them all on the Council!
We try and explain why the ‘Last Mile Delivery’ hub proposed for the former Pfizer site in New Lane could be the planning application which breaks the town’s back. It’s a long read but an important one that your councillors really should get their heads around.
Last Mile Madness. This planning application would flood the town with almost 5,500 extra HGV, LGV, and car movements a day, 7 days a week, from the heart of New Lane and past a house near you. It might even be yours!
The real numbers buried within, or oddly left out of, the New Lane Pfizer site application
The Warblington A27 Junction and the Southleigh ‘Spine’ road – unveiled.
Remember the days when the local gasholder used to sink visible as the Sunday lunchtime roasts were cooked? Well it looks like the end of the line for the town’s last gasholder
We look at what the Solent Freeport might mean for planning and employment in Havant
Brockhampton West – Outline planning application now up for comment
Another loss to Havant’s tree canopy – 130 Ash trees outside Bosmere School on Park Road South condemned due to ‘ash dieback’ disease.
The long running planning saga of ‘Aura House’, AKA ‘2A, New Road Bedhampton’, formerly ‘Three Billboards outside Bedhampton Station’.
Regeneration at last! And with an ‘allowcation’ of parking and a ‘garden balconey’ they’re being marketed in stile.
Regeneration Programme News – “Civic Plaza” is dead, long live “Civic Plaza Plus”!


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