Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022

A letter from Graham Flexman, Town Clerk of New Milton Town Council. To All New Milton Residents   The Town Council will be hosting a Civic Service in May 2022 in honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, as well as the Mayor planting a commemorative tree, and we are making plans for an afternoon of music at the Performance Pavilion....

Important Notice – Barton Common

Important Notice – Barton Common

Scrub clearance works will be carried out on Barton Common from Monday 6 December 2021 for an expected duration of about 2 weeks.   These works are in line with our Higher Level Stewardship commitments for this special rare area of  lowland heath-grassland, designated a Site of Importance for Nature Conservation (SINC).   Barton Common – New Milton (newmiltontowncouncil.gov.uk)

Youth Workers Needed

Youth Workers Needed

The Asboc Youth & Community charity are advertising for Youth Workers.   They seek people with a sense of humour and who are passionate about supporting young people.    Download the job description Asboc Youth Worker job description   If you feel this is the job for you please contact Elaine Ramsdale on 07968 132 955 for an informal chat....

UPDATE : Works at Ashley Recreation Ground

UPDATE : Works at Ashley Recreation Ground

We are sorry but the improvement works have been pushed into the new year.  Unfortunately this is due to the contractor advising us about unforeseen circumstances.     Important Notice – Phase 1 of the proposed improvement works at Ashley Recreation Ground will start on Monday 29 November with the closure of the playpark to enable a new and improved...

Festive Lights Sponsors

Festive Lights Sponsors

The dazzling display of Christmas lights will be switched on officially on Saturday 27 November 2021 at the New Milton Christmas Festival.   We thank the many businesses and shops in New Milton for sponsoring various parts of the display.   Tree lights photo credit Michael Angus  

Conservation Grazing on Barton Common

New Forest ponies

We are pleased to welcome back two New Forest Ponies on Barton Common as they carry out important conservation work on this designated Site of Importance for Nature Conservation (SINC).   It is important to remember these Forester ponies are normally forest run stock and they are owned by a New Forester Commoner.   We ask that all visitors to...

We Are Recruiting!

We Are Recruiting!

ESTATES & FACILITIES MAINTENANCE OPERATIVES   Do you have attention to detail? A desire to make a difference and have pride in what you do?   Then this is the Golden Opportunity to put that into practice. We are seeking full-time, highly motivated & committed team-players to carry out interesting and varied duties within the Council’s Estates & Facilities team,...

Remembrance Sunday

Remembrance Sunday

The Annual Act of Remembrance at the War Memorial on the Recreation Ground will take place on Sunday 14 November 2021.   This year there will be a parade from Crossmead Avenue car park at 10.30 am to the War Memorial for the Service and Wreath-Laying Ceremony at 11 am.   At 3 pm there will be a Wreath-Laying ceremony...

Christmas Display Sponsor Guide 2021

Christmas Display Sponsor Guide 2021

The New Milton festive lights always bring good cheer and bright smiles to residents and visitors and this year will be no different.   If you would like to contribute to the Christmas illuminations please refer to the Sponsor Guide here Sponsor Guide 2021 (V1)   Further information available from theresa.elliott@newmiltontowncouncil.gov.uk    

PROPOSED BROCKHILLS LANE DEVELOPMENT

PROPOSED BROCKHILLS LANE DEVELOPMENT

Reviewed 7th October 2021   On 6th October members of the Planning Committee had an extraordinary meeting to specifically discuss this application, 21/11179.The formal application submitted to New Forest District Council has a mix of 169 dwellings.   The minutes of that meeting have been produced and a link is provided here. Minutes of Planning Committee meet 6 October 2021...

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