See where we're hiring police officers in your area

The Home Office has today confirmed the officer recruitment targets for every police force in England and Wales for the first year of the unprecedented drive to increase their ranks by 20,000 over the next three years.

What Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit deal means

As Boris Johnson has rightly said, we are coming out of the EU on October 31, come what may. MPs promised to respect the result of the referendum. More people voted to leave than have ever voted for any political party in any general election. Parliament has voted to trigger Article 50.

Sports & Leisure centre - let the digging begin

Work is now underway on the planned Sports & Leisure Centre at the Garrison Ground and a team  from Winchester City Council, Hampshire County Council, The University of Winchester, Willmott Dixon and the Pinder Trust met today for the ground-breaking ceremony.  The new centre will open in 202

City regeneration - another step forward

Another step forward by the Conservative administration in the redevelopment of Central Winchester. Hoardings on Friarsgate were unveiled today, celebrating the new name for the development Saxon Gate, a great name proposed by a local resident. 

Chesil Lodge - a great new development for the City

You can now catch a short-film from Steve Brine MP and Winchester's Council Leader Caroline Horrill, opening Chesil Lodge in Winchester on Friday 8th March.  The development was created in a partnership between Conservative-led Winchester City Council and Hampshire County Council.

Doorstep glass collection - coming soon...

Winchester City Council agrees doorstep glass recycling

Bored with taking bottles to the recycling bank?   The Conservative-led City Council have just confirmed they are to introduce doorstep glass collections throughout the district, starting this autumn.

Sport & Leisure Centre - we're up and running!

The Sport & Leisure Centre at Bar End got the thumbs-up from the Conservative-led City Council this week. 

With a 50 metre pool and an 8 court sports hall, this will be a fantastic facility for the use of all residents of the district. 

Sports Centre operator announced

Cllrs Caroline Horrill and Lisa Griffiths welcoming Pete Williams of Everyone Active, the newly announced operator of our planned Sport and Leisure Park. Exciting times for the health and wellbeing of our residents in the District.