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  • Parish Council Clerk retiring after 34 years' service


    Published: 26th July 2021
    Categories: Clanfield

    Diane Duffy, Clanfield Parish Council’s Clerk for 34 years, will be retiring at the end of this week.

    At the Council meeting on Tuesday of last week, 20th July, Members paid tribute to her outstanding service to the Council and the village community and wished her all the…

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  • Call for volunteers to help on Wildflower Meadow Project

    WIL flower project

    Published: 23rd July 2021
    Categories: Local projects, Community & Volunteer, Clanfield

    The first phase of Clanfield’s wildflower meadow project is definitely going ahead this year, weather permitting.

    Final details were signed off by the Parish Council at its meeting on Tuesday 20th July. This is to establish a wildflower meadow on approximately 1.28 hectares (just over 3…

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  • All the fun of the Virtual Volunteering Fair!

    Virtual Volunteering Fair

    Published: 29th June 2021
    Categories: Events, News, Community & Volunteer, Hampshire

    Community First is organising Hampshire's first Virtual Volunteering Fair that will take place on Wednesday 14th July via Zoom.

    The Fair has been organised to raise awareness of volunteering opportunities with local organisations. With the end of restrictions in sight, many organisations are planning the way forward and are…

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  • Clanfield's New Council Clerk

    Katie Knowles

    Published: 15th June 2021
    Categories: Clanfield

    Katie Knowles will be the new Clerk of Clanfield Parish Council. Her appointment to succeed Diane Duffy, who retires next month, was confirmed at the most recent Council Meeting.

    Katie, who has lived in the village for 15 years, is a former Clerk and Executive Officer of Headley Parish Council in the North of the East Hampshire District and…

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  • Clanfield Car Parks Closed

    Peel Park

    Published: 15th June 2021
    Categories: Clanfield, Alerts

    Clanfield Parish Council’s car parks at South Lane Meadow, Peel Park and Down Farm Park (St James Place) have been closed following a reported attempt by travellers to gain access to Peel Park this morning.

    At Down Farm Park, Bowls Club members can still gain access to visit but the car park will be locked overnight. Parish Council Chairman, John Bannell, said: “At about 11.30…

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  • Parish Council Office Now Open

    New Office

    Published: 15th June 2021
    Categories: News, Clanfield

    Clanfield Parish Council’s new office at the Clanfield Centre is now open and providing a new and improved service for residents who can visit to report any issues or concerns between 9.30 and 11.30 am Mondays to Fridays inclusive.

    Access to the office is from the Foyer Area of the Centre. Parish Council Chairman, John Bannell, said: “This is the first stage towards the office being fully operational as…

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  • Recently Published Minutes


    Published: 4th June 2021
    Categories: Clanfield

    Minutes for the Full Council meeting held this month


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  • Business Recovery Plans


    Published: 13th May 2021
    Categories: Local projects, Business, Community & Volunteer, Hampshire, Opinion

    We want your views to help shape Covid-19 Recovery Plans and long term sustainability for the centres of Alton, Clanfield, Four Marks, Grayshott, Horndean, Liphook, Liss, Petersfield and Whitehill & Bordon.

    It’s hugely important to gather the views of local businesses and consumers, such as yourself to influence the plans. You can complete a short survey by following the links below…

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  • Vandalism and Anti-Social Behaviour in Clanfield


    Published: 15th April 2021
    Categories: News, Clanfield, Alerts

    “Sadly, hardly a day has gone by without yet another report of vandalism” says Clanfield Parish Council Chairman, John Bannell, reflecting on the Council’s experiences over the past year. “A…

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  • New lease of life for local community as The Clanfield Centre prepares to reopen in June

    Community First

    Published: 12th March 2021
    Categories: News, Community & Volunteer, Clanfield

    Community First and Clanfield Parish Council are pleased to announce the planned reopening of The Clanfield Centre in June 2021, subject to the easing of lockdown restrictions.

    The revamped and improved community venue will also be home to a new parish council office. Formerly the Clanfield Sports & Community Centre, the venue will now be known simply…

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  • Parish Council's Community Programme


    Published: 3rd February 2021
    Categories: News, Community & Volunteer, Clanfield, Outdoor & Leisure, School & Youth

    Clanfield Parish Council has unveiled its exciting plans for the community with projects following three main themes

    Environment and Biodiversity Youth and Community Public Art and some of the Council-approved objectives will start to be implemented this year. The first steps for the Environment and Biodiversity theme…

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  • Village community area cleared by volunteers

    Community clearance

    Published: 28th January 2021
    Categories: News, Community & Volunteer, Clanfield

    Essential landscaping work, at the boundary between Clanfield Community Centre and the Play Area, was completed this week by local volunteers.

    The task, commissioned by Clanfield Parish Council, was designed to clear a mass of undergrowth which was encroaching towards the fenced play area, popular with young families. The volunteers, all…

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