Village News & Events:
Please be advised that an Amenity, Community and Full Council EGM has been called on Tuesday 30 April. The agendas can be found on the website.
The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust has a vacancy for an outdoor learning tutor in North Hampshire. The post is home based with regular travel to sites in North Hampshire. The closing date for applications is 7 May 2019.
Hampshire County Council will be holding a Falls Friends Champion training course on Tuesday 14th May, 12.30pm-4.30pm, at Aldershot Enterprise Centre, Gallwey Road, Aldershot GU11 2DD.
Falls Friends Champions are volunteers or professionals who are interested in helping to increase awareness about preventing falls amongst their communities by delivering Falls Friends talks.
Falls Friends Champions training covers: the causes of fall, how to minimise the risk of falling and how to deliver a Falls Friends talk.
To book, please email your name and contact telephone number to FallsPrevention@hants.gov.uk or call Nicola Kelly (Falls Prevention Physical Activity Coordinator) on 01962 846605.
The Parish Council is aware that a headstone has been installed on plot L186 without permission. This is in contravention of the Cemetery Rules and may be a health and safety risk.
The grass cutting season is about the begin, so please keep grave plots clear so that maintenance can be carried out without obstruction. Thank you for your assistance.
The Carers Hub will be holding Easter craft activities on various dates in April.
RAF Odiham will hold its annual Families Day on Thursday 25 July 2019. This day is an opportunity for the Station to thank those who stand so steadfastly behind the Sailors, Soldiers, Airmen and Airwomen from RAF Odiham when their loved ones are deployed on combat operations overseas. On this day, the local community will notice a significant increase in aircraft activity, with Chinook helicopters flying wide circuits from the airfield all morning and aircraft performing displays in the afternoon; I would particularly ask those with horses and livestock to note that this will include fast jet activity.
Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust will be holding a morning of bug hunting on Warnborough Greens Nature Reserve on 18 April 2019, between 10am and 12noon. There is an event donation of £4 per child and booking is essential. Please call Becky O’Melia on 01489 774423 for further details.
Please be advised that the public toilets in King Street will be closed on 1 April 2019 for refurbishment. The works are expected to take 6 weeks.
Hart DC have now published the uncontested statement of persons nominated for Odiham Parish Council. This means that there will not be elections in May for the council. Current Cllrs will retire and newly elected Cllrs will take office on 7 May 2019.