More houses for Augusta Park?

by lengates on December 17, 2014

Next Tuesday 23rd December there is an important planning meeting at TVBC’s Beech Hurst offices where the Northern Area Planning Committee will consider two applications from Taylor Wimpey the main developers of Augusta Park. The second of these (on the agenda) is a request to reduce the affordable housing content of future builds from 40% […]

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Highways improvements in Roman Way

by lengates on December 16, 2014

Town councillor Barbara Carpenter is pleased to report that work has started on resurfacing the uneven parts of the footpath alongside the old Shepherd Spring School from Smannnell Road to Augustus Walk. Barbara said “this path has been neglected and in need of repair for many years. Many local residents have contacted me about the […]

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Christmas Lantern Parade

by lengates on December 6, 2014

This year’s children’s’ Christmas lantern parade will be from Roman Way School to St Pauls Church centre on Saturday 13th December. Meet at Roman Way School at 4:15 for 4:30 start. Full details of the parade and lantern making workshops are attached here lantern parade 2014

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Roman Way Focus November 2014

by lengates on November 29, 2014

The latest Alamein Focus newsletter is currently being delivered in Roman Way. Further Focuses will be delivered across Alamein ward over the next month To read the Roman Way Focus now click here Roman Way Focus November 2014 Focus is produced and delivered across Alamein ward by local volunteers. If you would like to help in […]

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Roman Way School update

by lengates on November 13, 2014

On 29th October I sent the letter below to the Economy, Transport and Environment department at Hampshire County Council. I will  be raising the matter with various councillors over the next few days. I am writing on behalf of governors and parents of Roman Way School in Andover and other local residents. I have been given your name as […]

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Alamein Focus residents survey

by lengates on November 11, 2014

Alamein Focus team have launched a residents’ survey to find out your views on the existing and future development of Andover. Many local people have contacted us with concerns about this  issue . But we want to know what you think - and how these issues affect you. The survey is currently being delivered to homes across […]

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Fluoride plans scrapped

by lengates on November 7, 2014

Regular readers will know that Alamein Lib Dems have campaigned for years against fluoridation of local water supplies. See here  and here for more details. Public Health England have now abandoned plans to add fluoride to the drinking water in southern Hampshire. Commenting on the decision Len Gates, who lead the campaign against the proposals […]

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Alamein residents’ meeting

by lengates on October 31, 2014

Local residents filled the Gabriel Room at St Pauls Church for the latest residents’ forum. The meeting, organised by Alamein Community Association, allows local people to meet and quiz police, councillors and council officers on local issues. The meeting opened with a presentation from PCSOs Peter Jones and Elly Hughes on policing issues followed by […]

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Alamein Focus October 2014

by lengates on October 27, 2014

The latest Alamein Focus newsletter is currently being delivered across Alamein ward. To read it now click here Alamein Focus October 2014 Focus is produced and delivered across Alamein ward by local volunteers. If you would like to help in delivery or you have any stories for us to include please contact us at [email protected] […]

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Campaign for safer crossing outside school

by lengates on October 16, 2014

Residents of Roman Way are calling for action to improve road safety outside their primary school. Since new housing on the northern side of Augusta Park has been built the level of traffic passing the school has increased dramatically. As most pupils cross this traffic flow along Viking Way and Roman Way a safe crossing […]

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