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Hampshire Chronicle
Silver Hill: Council could waive compulsory purchase powersWINCHESTER City Council will consider relinquishing its power to buy land in Si
Silver Hill: Council could waive compulsory purchase powers
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
WINCHESTER City Council will consider relinquishing its power to buy land in Silver Hill if a proposed regeneration does not go ahead. Plans to drop the scheme's embattled developer will be discussed at a meeting tonight, with the Liberal Democrat... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Are national restaurant chains spoiling Winchester's appeal?TAPED to the window of a hardware shop in Winchester, there is a sign showing o
Are national restaurant chains spoiling Winchester's appeal?
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
TAPED to the window of a hardware shop in Winchester, there is a sign showing off an endorsement from TV chef Rick Stein. He named it his favourite shop in the city, and the manager wants everyone to know. That is the power of celebrity cooks in... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Winchester City Council increases pressure on developer over Silver HillCIVIC leaders have vowed to drop the Silver Hill developer unless they start th
Winchester City Council increases pressure on developer over Silver Hill
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
CIVIC leaders have vowed to drop the Silver Hill developer unless they start the regeneration within weeks. The move has sparked a war of words with the firm and raised the prospect of Winchester City Council relaunching the £150 million scheme... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Falcons in search for new home ahead of police HQ demolitionThe peregrine falcons have been moved from their nest on Hampshire's former pol
Falcons in search for new home ahead of police HQ demolition
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
The peregrine falcons have been moved from their nest on Hampshire's former police headquarters before it is demolished for housing. The 1960s tower block in Romsey Road has been netted over and is set to be pulled down over summer. A small box for... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
'World player' in talks to set up HQ in WinchesterFIVE international companies including a major 'world player' are in talks over
'World player' in talks to set up HQ in Winchester
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
FIVE international companies including a major 'world player' are in talks over moving to Winchester when its station area is revamped, a meeting heard. Council officials have promised a significant jobs boost if top employers set up in proposed new... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Plans for £25m sports centre take step forwardPLANS for a new sports centre in Winchester have moved a step closer with a par
Plans for £25m sports centre take step forward
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
PLANS for a new sports centre in Winchester have moved a step closer with a partnership between two major bodies. Winchester City Council and the University of Winchester have confirmed their collaboration to explore possible options for the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Business leader warns over number of restaurants in WinchesterWINCHESTER'S burgeoning restaurant trade is "reaching saturation point" and thr
Business leader warns over number of restaurants in Winchester
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
WINCHESTER'S burgeoning restaurant trade is "reaching saturation point" and threatening the hospitality sector, the leader of the city's business lobby has said. Independent caterers and hotels fear that an influx of national chains is eating into... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Chronicle leader: Chance for a fresh start on Silver HillSILVER Hill should be the beating heart of Winchester, an area which gives loca
Chronicle leader: Chance for a fresh start on Silver Hill
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
SILVER Hill should be the beating heart of Winchester, an area which gives locals and visitors another reason to enjoy this great city. Instead it continues to decay, with a doctors’ surgery and major car park among the public facilities hurt by... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Silver Hill - what you need to knowSILVER Hill is a tale of false dawns, apocalyptic predictions and complex law w
Silver Hill - what you need to know
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
SILVER Hill is a tale of false dawns, apocalyptic predictions and complex law which has tripped the scheme up at every turn. But this week could be one of the biggest junctures in its history, as Winchester City Council looks seriously at ditching... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Winchester's restaurant boom 'could threaten independent businesses'WINCHESTER'S burgeoning restaurant trade is "reaching saturation point" and thr
Winchester's restaurant boom 'could threaten independent businesses'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
WINCHESTER'S burgeoning restaurant trade is "reaching saturation point" and threatening the hospitality sector, the leader of the city's business lobby has said. Independent caterers and hotels fear that an influx of national chains is eating into... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Silver Hill developer to be ditched if scheme doesn't go ahead within weeksCOUNCIL chiefs have vowed to ditch the firm behind the hugely delayed Silver Hi
Silver Hill developer to be ditched if scheme doesn't go ahead within weeks
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
COUNCIL chiefs have vowed to ditch the firm behind the hugely delayed Silver Hill scheme if it doesn't go ahead within weeks. The firm is set to transform the city centre with shops, flats and a new bus station. But as reported by the Chronicle,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Leisure centre site 'will be kept for recreation'WINCHESTER'S council boss has reiterated his desire to keep the site of River P
Leisure centre site 'will be kept for recreation'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
WINCHESTER'S council boss has reiterated his desire to keep the site of River Park Leisure Centre for recreation. Councillors warned that developing the site for housing would strip Hyde and the city centre of recreation facilities. It comes after... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
'Build it now or we walk away' - future of Silver Hill hangs in the balanceWINCHESTER civic chiefs are today poised to hand an ultimatum to the developer
'Build it now or we walk away' - future of Silver Hill hangs in the balance
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
WINCHESTER civic chiefs are today poised to hand an ultimatum to the developer behind Silver Hill - build it now or we will walk. TH Real Estate (THRE) has asked for more time to deliver the controversial regeneration after breaking promises to... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Council urged to act on hungerWINCHESTER must act to end hunger, the city's leading Labour councillor has sai
Council urged to act on hunger
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
WINCHESTER must act to end hunger, the city's leading Labour councillor has said. Hundreds of families in the district rely on volunteers for food, with 1,358 people served by Winchester Basics Bank in the first half of last year. Cllr Janet Berry,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Tributes paid to Bishop's Waltham journalistJohn Watts, a retired engineer, journalist and naval veteran, was an active vol
Tributes paid to Bishop's Waltham journalist
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
John Watts, a retired engineer, journalist and naval veteran, was an active volunteer for decades and helped found many groups in the town. The 87-year-old, of Eastways, was raised in Bournemouth and served in the Royal Navy for more than 20... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Family win right to build controversial caravan park in Curdridge after planning battleA GYPSY family has won the right to set up a controversial caravan park on a Ha
Family win right to build controversial caravan park in Curdridge after planning battle
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
A GYPSY family has won the right to set up a controversial caravan park on a Hampshire farm after a year-long planning battle. The Pages have defied parish chiefs and residents by winning an appeal which will allow them to live in Bowen Farm,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Winchester's flood defences outlinedWINCHESTER'S flood defences have been outlined in full to allay fears after cat
Winchester's flood defences outlined
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
WINCHESTER'S flood defences have been outlined in full to allay fears after catastrophic scenes in the north of England. Tory councillor Kim Gottlieb sought assurances that the city could be protected from the torrential rain which has devastated... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Current Silver Hill scheme 'not expected to go ahead'THE Silver Hill scheme hangs in the balance after its developer conceded it was
Current Silver Hill scheme 'not expected to go ahead'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted a month ago
THE Silver Hill scheme hangs in the balance after its developer conceded it was unlikely to proceed with its current plans. Bosses at TH Real Estate (THRE) have written to Winchester City Council saying they "do not expect" to go ahead before a... Read more
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