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Annual Carol Service
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Annual Carol Service

The Town Mayor of New Milton, Cllr David Rice-Mundy and fellow councillors, invite you to attend a Carol Service on Saturday 2 December 2017 at 6pm taking place in St Mary Magdalene Parish Church. New Milton. We are pleased to confirm that La Nova Singers, Rosie Gill and Barton Court Studios will be joining us...

New Milton Christmas Festival
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New Milton Christmas Festival

There are two cracking events to get you in the Christmas spirit – Christmas Gifts & Crafts Fayre on Saturday 18 November at the New Milton Memorial Centre starting at 10 am to 3.30pm, admission by 60p donation. Christmas Festival in New Milton Town Centre on Saturday 25 November 2017 starting at 12 noon through...

Free Car Parking in New Milton
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Free Car Parking in New Milton

New Forest District Council have agreed suspension of parking charges  to support Small Business Saturday, and locally organised Christmas Events, supporting local businesses. This will apply in New Milton on the following dates: Saturday 25 November – Christmas Festival Saturday 2 December – Small Business Saturday Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 December – last shopping...

Honorary Alderman Cllr Alan Rice TD
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Honorary Alderman Cllr Alan Rice TD

Congratulations to Cllr Alan Rice TD, for being conferred the title of Honorary Alderman at a recent HCC ceremony at Winchester. Alan Rice, TD, served 44 years on the County Council being elected in 1973 representing Milford, Hordle and New Milton North Division. He was Vice Chairman and then Chairman of the County Council from...

New Milton Goes Electric!
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New Milton Goes Electric!

New Milton Town Council is proud to announce that it has recently taken delivery of a brand new Electric Vehicle for use in and around the Town. Delivery of the new Nissan Acenta NV200 Electric Vehicle for use by the Town Council Estates team was particularly welcomed by Cllr Geoff Blunden who said: “Electric vehicles...

South & South East in Bloom Awards 2017
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South & South East in Bloom Awards 2017

Press Release South & South East in Bloom Awards 2017 The Town Council is delighted to be awarded Silver-Gilt in the Town Centre category recently announced at the prestigious regional awards ceremony. There to collect the award on behalf of the Town was Cllr David Hawkins, former Mayor and current Vice-Chairman of the Amenities Committee,...

Annual Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service
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Annual Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service

The Annual Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service will take place in New Milton on Sunday 12 November 2017.  The Parade will start at 10.45 am from Crossmead Avenue Car Park heading to the War Memorial for the 2 minute silence at 11 am.  The wreath-laying ceremony will then take place followed by the continuation of...

New Milton Clock Remembrance
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New Milton Clock Remembrance

On Wednesday 23 August 2017 we will remember the New Milton residents who lost their lives when enemy bombs fell on our town during World War II There will be a short service of remembrance starting at 11 am that morning at the Memorial Clock on Station Road when we will assemble for 1 minute...

Something for all the family 
at September’s Be Involved festival
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Something for all the family 
at September’s Be Involved festival

There’s something for everyone at New Milton’s Be Involved festival on 16/17 September: the kids, the grown-ups, grandparents – even the dog. And it’s absolutely free to be involved. A weekend of performances, displays and have-a-go opportunities, on the Recreation Ground and in the Memorial Centre, will be promoting the wide choice of community activities...

Dementia-friendly allotments launched
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Dementia-friendly allotments launched

‘Anything Grows’ Allotments, specially created to be dementia-friendly, were officially opened at New Milton’s Becton Lane allotment site, at a launch event last Thursday. Recognising the benefits of gardening for gentle exercise and interaction with nature and the community, New Milton Town Council and the New Milton Dementia Action Group saw an opportunity to give...