April 2017

7 April 2017

The Three Rivers Community Rail Partnership is delighted to announce that the popular rail bus link between
Eastleigh Station and Marwell Zoo will be returning for 2017.

The M1 bus service will run from April 8 to 4 September 2017 and will be operated by First Bus.

7 April 2017

Winchester City Council adopted the Winchester District Local Plan Part 2 – Development Management and Site Allocations on 5 April 2017.   All documents are on the Council’s website.

2 April 2017

We launched BREATHE for better air, transport, health and environment at our meeting on 1 April 2017. We want the BREATHE name and logo to be taken up by everyone who wants better air, transport, health and environment. We hope you will run your own BREATHE actions.

March 2017

31 March 2017

Tell candidates you want action from the County Council to tackle climate change. The list of candidates is on the HCC website.

24 March 2017

WinACC's draft plan for the financial year 2017-2018 puts more emphasis on how we influence the infrastructure of Winchester District. Please have a look and let us know your thoughts.

23 March 2017

A new play area was officially opened today at Abbotts Walk by the Mayor of Winchester, Cllr Jane Rutter, and Olympic athlete, Iwan Thomas.

21 March 2017

If you sometimes wonder where to start with tackling your own greenhouse gas emissions, WinACC Trustee Bob Whitmarsh has just published a book to help you. 

"Achieving a low carbon household" is a book about how all individuals and households can change their lifestyles to reduce their carbon emissions. 

14 March 2017

Incredible Edible Winchester, WinACC's Food Action Group, now has an allotment at Edington Road, off Worthy Lane Winchester (near the football ground). 

They invite people, individuals or families, to come along and either learn about growing or share their knowledge about growing edible plants….growing locally and seasonally in action.  

They write:

10 March 2017

Small groups checked the most important walking routes through Winchester town in 2016, to decide where signposts are needed and where obstructions should be removed.

This was a project of Feet First, the Winchester City Council 2016-2017 theme.

Over the summer of 2016 WinACC audited the following key pedestrian routes in Winchester:

3 March 2017

WinACC welcomed the opportunity to comment on the proposed redrafted licensing policy for Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Vehicles and sent a formal response.