New Milton’s Silent Soldiers

New Milton’s Silent Soldiers

We are pleased to announce most of our Silent Soldier Silhouettes have now been installed around the town.  Look out for them at the following locations – Tommy silhouettes at Ashley Gateway, Chewton Glen Entrance, Caird Ave Jct, Caird Ave/Tesco Roundabout, Milford Road wildflower area, Walkford Gateway and Bashley Gateway.  Also four Tommies will be in place around the War Memorial....

PRESS RELEASE – Customer Service Excellence in New Milton

PRESS RELEASE – Customer Service Excellence in New Milton

New Milton shopkeepers celebrate Customer Service Excellence   The inaugural New Milton Trader Awards 2018 event, celebrated at the Town Hall on 12th July, brought together over 30 people, including shop traders and town councillors.   The research project, co-ordinated by specialist customer research company Insight6, showed impressive levels of customer service in the town with 95% of participating businesses...

PRESS RELEASE – Mayors Nominated Charities 2018

PRESS RELEASE – Mayors Nominated Charities 2018

Scarf and New Forest Young Carers Service   The Mayor of New Milton, Cllr David Rice-Mundy, is pleased to announce that Scarf and New Forest Young Carers Service will continue to be his nominated charities during his second term of mayoral office this year.   During his first year of office, Cllr David Rice-Mundy was keen to raise awareness of...

Students Football Donations

Students Football Donations

We are delighted to report on some fund-raising activity by a group of friends from Year 9, Arnewood School. The kind-hearted and generous footballing friends organised a charity football match, (during the Easter holidays) complete with a referee and an ardent fan base at Fawcetts Field.   It was a thrilling 11-a-side match will a full-on 90 minutes of football....

IncuHive Announcement

IncuHive Announcement

The New Milton Advertiser and Lymington Times is celebrating its 90th anniversary with the unveiling of a new business hub to create jobs, support entrepreneurs and put the newspaper on a firm footing for the future.   After re launching in colour in January, the Advertiser and Times is now putting the finishing touches to a new facility at its...

Doe Copse Way Play Park Statement

Doe Copse Way Play Park Statement

The Town Council is grateful for all comments received regarding the Doe Copse Way Play Park.   All comments were reviewed and plans have now been finalised. There were some concerns raised regarding the extended size of the Play Park which was planned to provide space for extra equipment for children up to 10 years old, and for inclusive play for...

PRESS RELEASE – Commemorative Occasion – Indian Memorial Obelisk

PRESS RELEASE – Commemorative Occasion – Indian Memorial Obelisk

New Milton Town Council is pleased to announce that they are planning a commemorative occasion at the Indian Army Obelisk on Tuesday 10th July 2018. The heritage of the monument is very important, having been recently re-designated with a grade II listed building, and being one of the only two freestanding Indian Army Memorials in Britain.   The Obelisk, funded...