Phase one of new community hub at the former Magistrates' Court in Church Street, Romsey, is complete

New community hub is on track

New community hub is on track

First published in News

A COMMUNITY hub in the heart of a Hampshire town has moved a step closer.

The new £460,000 facility will be at the Former Magistrates’ Court in Church Street, Romsey and phase one of the planned building work was completed during the bank holiday weekend.

That saw Test Valley Borough Council's customer service facilities move to the newly refurbished rear of the building to allow the final work to the front of the facility to take place.

Phase two will see work beginning on providing a larger customer waiting area, improved reception facilities and access for the disabled and pushchair users.

Council services will still be operating during this time with a temporary entrance in place. Once that is complete the council’s customer service facility will return to the front of the building.

Cathedral’s family fun WINCHESTER Cathedral is to host a free family day of fun this autumn.

On October 4-5, at its Inner and Outer Close, the Cathedral holds its annual Harvest Festival.

Making their usual appearance will be stallholders for the Hampshire Farmers’ Market as well as a kidsroam farm, horse and carriage rides and vintage farming machinery.

There will also be a static falconry display, a vintage fairground organ and the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance Pod.

Displays will include this year’s nominated charity, the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution, as well as the National Farmers’ Union, Sparsholt Agricultural College, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Fund and The Bee Keeping Society.

Comments

Post a comment

Remember you are personally responsible for what you post on this site and must abide by our site terms. Do not post anything that is false, abusive or malicious. If you wish to complain, please use the ‘report this post’ link.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree