29 January, 2018

Lasham Gliding Society Winter Talks

Events The Villager

All talks are held on Saturday evening, will usually commence at 6pm and are held in the Brown Elephant briefing room. Although most of the events are free of charge it is customary that a silver collection is made at the end of each talk for the Lasham Trust or other deserving cause of the speaker’s choosing. ...

29 January, 2018

Farm Diary

The Villager

The January copy of the Villager contained comments about Neonicotinoid (neonic) seed dressings and a recent announcement by Michael Gove the Environment Secretary that was at best ill-informed and certainly misleading. ...

24 January, 2018

Minutes of Parish Council Planning Meeting Minutes – 22nd January 2018

Meetings Minutes Parish Council Planning

The minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on Monday 22nd January are available to download below.

18 January, 2018

Results of Expressions of Preference

Neighbourhood Plan

Thanks again to parishioners for attending the 28th November 2017 Public Meeting in such large numbers. We invited everyone to complete and expression of Preferences form, in which they could tell us whether they were in favour of one site or two, whether they wanted to see “affordable housing”, which site they preferred and whether they had any comments on the draft Vision, Objectives, Policies and Community Aspiration, which we had presented at that meeting. ...

18 January, 2018

Bentworth Parish Council Planning Committee Meeting – 22nd January 2018

Meetings Parish Council Planning

There will be a meeting of Bentworth Parish Council Planning Committee at 7:00pm on Monday 22nd January in the Jubilee (school) Hall. The agenda is available below. ...

05 January, 2018

Bentworth Parish Council Meeting Minutes – 5th December 2017

Meetings Minutes Parish Council

The minutes of the Bentworth Parish Council meeting held on 5th December 2017 are available to download below.

27 December, 2017

Neighbourhood Watch

Crimestoppers The Villager

The police would like to remind everyone that there are some unpleasant folks around who prey on the elderly members of our society. They purport to be calling from the Bank or from the Police and gently lead people to giving out their bank details. This is something that does not happen with genuine calls from banks or the police. ...

27 December, 2017

Rural Crime Meeting – 20th November 2017

Crimestoppers Parish Council

I attended the above meeting which was hosted by the police, country watch, EHDC and others at Penns Place. The subjects covered included cyber-crimes, abuse, flytipping, hare coursing, livestock worrying, nuisance caused by off-roader motor cyclists. Sadly, although I know that an invitation was sent out to Parish Councils, community groups and other interested persons, within the EHDC district, only about 40 people turned up. ...