Armed police on the streets of Petersfield

Armed police at the corner of Sandringham Road and Station Road. Photo credit: Craig Bailey Lacey A Petersfield man is under arrest after an armed Police operation on Station Road. Police say they were called to reports of a man being threatened with a firearm at...

Live in Clanfield? Have your say

People who live in Clanfield are being asked to help prioritise the council services they receive. East Hampshire District Council has included Clanfield residents, businesses and community groups in a survey. Councillor Julie Butler is responsible for community...

Damian Hinds MP – update for Petersfield

A view from the East Hampshire MP’s office. Damian Hinds shares an update on the gradual lifting of COVID restrictions and other local matters. About this series Damian Hinds MP is required to represent the interests of our area and everybody within it. As such,...

Local & Police Commissioner election results

Rob Mocatta has been re-elected to serve Petersfield Butser for the Conservative party, taking 50% of the vote. He lives in East Meon. The Convervative’s Russell Oppenheimer is the winner of the Petersfield Hangers division. Councillor Oppenheimer lives in...

Does Sheet need 21 new homes?

As Shine Radio reported in today’s Morning Report, the new owner of Lords Farm is asking planners for pre-application advice on two alternative development schemes. Michael Ellis has asked for reaction to a light industrial and housing plan, and an alternative...

Morning Report – Tuesday 2 March

In today’s news In today’s local news: a motorcyclist from Petersfield is recovering from serious injuries after a crash on a residential roadPetersfield’s food bank gives a shout-out for suppliesa new Bicycle Buddies scheme aims to attract local...

Morning Report – Monday 1 March

In today’s news Petersfield students are getting ready  for a return to school in a week’s timePolice in Petersfield have recovered camera equipment and want to return it to its owner.Bell Hill will be closed for up to four days from Thursday.and the...

Damian Hinds MP – update for Petersfield

A view from the East Hampshire MP’s office. Damian Hinds shares his perspective on the vaccine rollout locally and looks ahead to the budget scheduled for Wednesday. This series will recommence after the local council elections on 6 May. About this series Damian...

Morning Report – Friday 26 February

In today’s news there’s a green light for community covid testing in Petersfieldthe Town Mayor has her say on Petersfield’s neighbourhood planDistrict Council spending plans are being debatedand Petersfield’s Free Shop will be open both today and...

Morning Report – Thursday 25 February

In today’s news Lorries laden with chalk and soil will compete with walkers and cyclists on a popular leisure path after planners gave the green light to a quarry scheme near PetersfieldPetersfield’s Open Air Swimming Pool is getting ready to reopen A lively...

Morning Report – Wednesday 24 February

In today’s news Today, the Petersfield innovation company that is manufacturing a vital part of the Covid-19 vaccine rollout, the Open Air Swimming Pool announces a May re-opening, the controversial plan to provide a mobile phone signal in Buriton has hit a...

Morning Report – Tuesday 23 February

In today’s news Today, as the Government proposes a route out of lockdown, we look at the latest Covid19 case numbers for Petersfield and the villages. Petersfield has been named the best place to live in Hampshire. Bikers near Petersfield have been stopped and...

New plans for Petersfield traffic restrictions

As we reported today on Shine Radio, a consultation has opened on proposals to alter the traffic and parking restrictions in Petersfield. You can hear our story at 3 minutes and 40 seconds into this programme. What’s happening? Hampshire County Council has...

Morning Report – Monday 22 February

In today’s news Today in Petersfield, a grant scheme is extended to include self-employed taxi and private hire drivers, you can have your say on the future of the traffic and parking restrictions in Petersfield Town Centre, a Petersfield surgery is out of...