Community News and Information

Lindford completed its Village Appraisal in March 2002, and the Parish Council decided that we should build on this to produce a Parish Plan, setting out priorities for the village

On this page you can view:

 

·        Useful telephone numbers and local information

·        Lindford and environs community events

·        Local news

·        Whitehill/Bordon regeneration

·        Police and crime information

 

LINDFORD AND ENVIRONS COMMUNITY EVENTS

 

Community Forum

(Posted 14.06.18) EHDC is organising a Community forum on Tuesday 19 June at 6pm at the Future Skills Centre in Bordon. See poster for further details.

 

Grayshott Cricket Club

(Posted 13.02.18) Grayshott Cricket Club is recruiting new members and offering a free taster session.

 

Beehive newsletter

(Posted 12.10.17) Beehive, the pre-school group at the Village Hall, has produced a newsletter.

 

Surgery signposting

(Posted 20.09.17)  Surgery Signposting volunteers link local people with support services offered by local community groups. The aim is to connect you to the information and support you need to live an active, happy and healthy lifestyle. See poster for further details.

 

Deadwater Valley Trust

(Posted 14.06.18) The Deadwater Valley Trust (DVT) has a monthly dog walking group and a monthly working party in Hogmoor Inclosure on the third Saturday of each month.

 

LOCAL NEWS

 

River Wey Trust

(Posted 28.06 18) The River Wey Trust has produced its latest newsletter.

 

HCC consultation

(Posted 25.06.18) As part of its agreed Transformation to 2019 programme Hampshire County Council has launched a public consultation in relation to street lighting, supported passenger transport services and the concessionary travel scheme. The consultation closes at midnight on 5 August 2018. The questionnaire can either be completed on line or is available for download on the consultation website https://www.hants.gov.uk/aboutthecouncil/haveyoursay/consultations/publictransportandstreetlighting along with other supporting information.  

 

Rural Services Network

(Posted 24.08.17) The Rural Services Network has produced a newsletter for older people in rural areas and a general newsletter.

 

Petersfield Society

(Posted 03.06.17) The Petersfield Society has published its summer 2017 newsletter.

 

EHDC Councillors’ newsletter

(Posted 26.05.17) EHDC has produced a newsletter for Parish and Town Councillors.

 

Community First

(Posted 06.03.18) Community First East Hampshire exists to strengthen the voluntary sector in the district by offering training, general organisational support and help with volunteer recruitment and management. The latest newsletter contains lots of interesting information and news for groups involved in the local community in East Hampshire. It contains links to some very useful websites. Community First has also produced a newsletter of community news in the Whitehill and Bordon area.

 

PPG newsletter

(Posted 07.07.17) The April newsletter of the Patient Participation Group of Badgerswood and Forest Surgeries is now available.

 

WHITEHILL BORDON REGENERATION

 

Newsletter

(Posted 18.10.17) A newsletter has been produced giving an update of the progress on the relief road.


Website

East Hampshire District Council has set up a website at www.whitehillbordon.com where, among other things, you will find a newsletter.

 

POLICE AND CRIME INFORMATION

 

Burglary

(Posted 30.06.18) Darryl Hook, PCSO, EAST Hampshire Constabulary has sent the following message:

During the warmer weather burglars may well be looking to take advantage of open windows or doors as it offers the easiest opportunity to carry out the crime unnoticed. A building that presents itself as unoccupied or insecure is far more likely to be targeted than one which is properly secured. With the warmer weather now upon us please read the advice below to help prevent becoming a victim of this type of crime:

Advice:

·        Check your insurance documents for any specific security requirements or upgrades.

·        Ensure side gates are locked to prevent access to the rear of the property.

·        Ensure rear fencing is in good repair.

·        Lock all windows and doors, remembering to double lock UPVC doors (lift handle and turn key) especially when nobody is home.

·        Keep all keys out of reach and sight from the letterbox (remember a device could be used to hook keys through letterbox).

·        Do not leave ladders and garden tools in your garden, lock them away in your shed.

·        Improve natural surveillance at the front of your property i.e. trim high hedges.

·        Consider fitting security lighting and a burglar alarm.

·        Mark your property with postcode and house number and register your property for free with www.immobilise.com

·        Make use of timer switches to make the property appear occupied.

·        Get a trusted neighbour to keep an eye on your property.

·        Consider joining or forming a Neighbourhood Watch scheme.

·        Remove valuables from view of ground floor windows.

·        Store any high value items (i.e. jewellery, passports) in a properly secured safe or bank vault.

Please ensure you are vigilant at all times, calling police to report any suspicious activity, not just around your own property but anything suspicious in your residential area and community. In an emergency use 999 or 101 for non-emergency. It is not too late to report any suspicious activity to police.

 

Suspicious activity

(Posted 23.02.18) PCSO Alex Byrne has sent the following message to residents:

Please be aware of some suspicious activity that took place on Pear Tree Road in Lindford on the 19th of February. At midnight, two males where seen in the road acting suspiciously around cars. Please be extra vigilant with the security of your vehicle. Remember to lock your doors and keep valuables out of sight. Register any property inside your vehicle with Immobilise. If you saw anything, or have any information, please call Hampshire Constabulary on 101. Your call is important to us and the information you provide could help reduce crime in your area.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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