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South & South East in Bloom Awards 2017

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, together with Town Clerk, Graham...

Annual Remembrance Sunday Parade & Service

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 the parade to the Memorial...

New Milton Clock Remembrance

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 silence, a prayer and acknowledgement....

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

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 available in the New Milton...

Dementia-friendly allotments launched

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 some relief to the heart...

New Milton’s Entry to South East in Bloom

New Milton’s Entry to South East in Bloom

In the last couple of years, New Milton has excelled at producing some amazing floral displays around the town including the introduction of wildflower planting. We’ve had many positive comments and letters of praise from our residents and visitors who really appreciate seeing the displays getting better and better year on year. Taking these comments on board it was agreed...