Burns Night tradition haggis & a wee dram

Burns Night. A huge welcome to our new new volunteer Karina Swann who shares her experience of the celebratory tradition! Our roving reporter Jo Gray also meets Ryan Morgan from Petersfield’s family run butchers Morgan’s to talk haggis and has a taste of...

Petersfield’s level crossing closure

The level crossing on Station Road is closed for six days, starting today (Saturday 21 January 2023). This is to allow engineers to install cables for a new signalling and barrier system. The new system will move control of the network infrastructure to a central...

Living by numbers – the Petersphere in charts

Newly-released data from the Office of National Statistics gives a fresh perspective on our area and the way we live our lives today. The numbers come from the Census which was completed by more than forty million households across the UK on 21 March 2021. For the...

It’s a grey day for Blue Monday

It’s a cold January day and apparently today is known as Blue Monday. Our roving reporter Jo Gray spoke to some local residents to see how they are feeling on Blue Monday and also to see if they know what it is. A very blue sky appeared during a grey day at...

How 20p can help keep you safe on the roads

It’s ‘pothole season’ – combined with wet weather and darker driving conditions it’s even more important to make sure you’re tyres are not only legal but safe. Our roving reporter Jo Gray gets some top tips from Ricky who works with...