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Friarsgate car park will partially reopenprovide an additional 29 spaces, although these will not be initially available
Friarsgate car park will partially reopen
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
provide an additional 29 spaces, although these will not be initially available. As reported, the car park was closed by Winchester City Council on March 30 last year after it was deemed unsafe. It was due to have been part of the multi-million... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Row over mans plan to build farm shop in South Wonston continueshe believes he needs to stay on the site for the welfare of the animals and to
Row over mans plan to build farm shop in South Wonston continues
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
he believes he needs to stay on the site for the welfare of the animals and to help the business. Mr Memory complained Winchester City Council have not helped him find alternative accommodation, and he reiterated his desire to not sell the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Blooming marvellous - Winchester man wins gardening competiongardening. Anthony Coates,42, from Green Close in Wellhouse Lane is now celebr
Blooming marvellous - Winchester man wins gardening competion
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
gardening. Anthony Coates,42, from Green Close in Wellhouse Lane is now celebrating the fruits of his labour as he won the Winchester City Council Tenants Gardening competition for his impressive hanging baskets. The dad-of-three says his famed... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Traffic warning after 60,000 people expected at BoomTown event near Winchestersite which will be a central point of contact for festival-goers over the weeke
Traffic warning after 60,000 people expected at BoomTown event near Winchester
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
site which will be a central point of contact for festival-goers over the weekend." She added: “We've worked together with Winchester City Council, Hampshire Highways and Boomtown's traffic management organisers to try and reduce traffic congestion... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Leader of Winchester City Council calls for caution ahead of devolution decisionsTHE leader of Winchester City Council has welcomed a review of local government
Leader of Winchester City Council calls for caution ahead of devolution decisions
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
THE leader of Winchester City Council has welcomed a review of local government in Hampshire ahead of any devolution decisions. Stephen Godfrey says that the commissioned review by leading advisors PwC will help the public and the council understand... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Hampshire Chronicle editorial comment: Better late than never over Water Lane evictionBETTER late than never. Winchester City Council has finally taken action at a c
Hampshire Chronicle editorial comment: Better late than never over Water Lane eviction
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
BETTER late than never. Winchester City Council has finally taken action at a city centre house that has been the epicentre of anti-social behaviour for several years. As we reported on the front page, the house in Water Lane has been sealed off and... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Fears raised that firms could leave Winchester if Station Approach fails to get off the groundat Grant Thornton who was aking a case for the scheme to move ahead before coun
Fears raised that firms could leave Winchester if Station Approach fails to get off the ground
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
at Grant Thornton who was aking a case for the scheme to move ahead before councillors voted on it. At full council Winchester City Council leader Stephen Godfrey spoke of the business advantages and the need for office space in Winchester,... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Former Stanmore library converted into housingspace. The new tenant at Library House, Angela Pittman said: “It is brilliant
Former Stanmore library converted into housing
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
space. The new tenant at Library House, Angela Pittman said: “It is brilliant that I have been offered a tenancy with Winchester City Council. I am very happy. “The property is lovely. I thought it would be on the small side but it is a... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Car park work will not affect X zone permit holders and disabled baysWINCHESTER City Council has confirmed that disabled drivers and X zone permit h
Car park work will not affect X zone permit holders and disabled bays
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
WINCHESTER City Council has confirmed that disabled drivers and X zone permit holders will still be able to use Chesil multi-storey car park whilst maintenance takes place. Starting on August 8, work will close floors one and two, with parking... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Fred Bear in Winchester will closefrom Shedfield expressed his gratitude to loyal customers who have used the sto
Fred Bear in Winchester will close
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
from Shedfield expressed his gratitude to loyal customers who have used the store. Mr Saunders said: "I enjoyed the fact Winchester City Council let us have the location and we have met some wonderful people I would like to thank the council and... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Winchester City councillor criticised for rude tweet after council meetinga controversial tweet where she accused fellow councillors of having their head
Winchester City councillor criticised for rude tweet after council meeting
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
a controversial tweet where she accused fellow councillors of having their heads stuck up their “ar*e's”. Group manager of Winchester City Council conservatives Linda Gemmell aired her frustration on social media about the implications of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Resurfacing work to partially close Chesil Multi-Storey Car ParkWINCHESTER City Council is conducting essential maintenance at Chesil multi-sto
Resurfacing work to partially close Chesil Multi-Storey Car Park
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
WINCHESTER City Council is conducting essential maintenance at Chesil multi-storey car park, starting on Monday, August 8. Resurfacing work is necessary on the decks of the car park, which is located off Barfield Close. The works will begin on the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Better protection for Winchester residentswill again benefit from a 24-hour-a-day, 365-day-a-year community service under
Better protection for Winchester residents
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
will again benefit from a 24-hour-a-day, 365-day-a-year community service under a new contract funded by Winchester City Council. The £37,000-a-year contract with Chichester Careline started on July 1 and runs for at least five... Read more
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Station Approach scheme could be set back more than a yearon Wednesday night by voting against the proposals of bidder B - believed to be
Station Approach scheme could be set back more than a year
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
on Wednesday night by voting against the proposals of bidder B - believed to be Hopkins Architects from London. Leader of Winchester City Council Stephen Godfrey warned the scheme not going ahead could cost hundreds of jobs in the city. He said... Read more
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Plans for up to 350 homes at Vale Farm near Winchester refusedLinden Homes at Vale Farm off Romsey Road were met with objections and concerns
Plans for up to 350 homes at Vale Farm near Winchester refused
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Linden Homes at Vale Farm off Romsey Road were met with objections and concerns by councillors on the planning committee at Winchester City Council. The scheme includes up to 140 affordable homes, an elderly care village, a mixed use local centre,... Read more
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Station Approach scheme set back after councillors voted against bidder Bon Wednesday night by voting against the proposals of bidder B - believed to be
Station Approach scheme set back after councillors voted against bidder B
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
on Wednesday night by voting against the proposals of bidder B - believed to be Hopkins Architects from London. Leader of Winchester City Council Stephen Godfrey warned the scheme not going ahead could cost hundreds of jobs in the city. He said... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
£34m plans agreed for new leisure centre at Bar endfeature a hydrotherapy pool, four squash courts, a fitness gym with four studio
£34m plans agreed for new leisure centre at Bar end
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
feature a hydrotherapy pool, four squash courts, a fitness gym with four studios and a cafe. The plans were approved by Winchester City Council last night after years of changing positions. Previous council administrations dismissed the idea of... Read more

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