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Draft Local Plan Update

Our current Local Plan runs from 2017 to 2028 and when we prepared this in 2012 we held local consultations which brought us to a large site at Hazleton and Pyle Farms with a comprehensive development that protected the smaller sites in our community. 575 more words

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Lazy Afternoon Reruns: "Communities Supporting Agriculture Supporting Communities"

I’m going to explain an idea I’ve had for a long time, and maybe it’s a crackpot notion, but I don’t think so. It involves how Southerners eat nowadays and the results of those habits. 70 more words

The Deep South

Butser Home Start Grant Award

Home-Start is the UK’s leading family support charity.  There are Home-Start branches all over the country and the first Home-Start scheme was launched in 1973.  Each local Home-Start is an independently registered charity. 91 more words

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Coop Defibrillator Grant Award

Clanfield Co-Op site between the parishes of Clanfield and Horndean and an excellent location for a Defibrillator station to give vital support for the community. Horndean Parish Council have a network of Defibrillators by Nico’s, Napier Hall and Jubilee and Clanfield have also added to the network. 120 more words

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New Blendworth Centre Grant

The New Blendworth Centre are another great local organisation that support adults with learning difficulties and disabilities. they actively engage in the local community and have a fleet of ageing minibuses to move their users about. 304 more words

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£500 grant to Rosemary Foundation

In the last few months I have been able to support a number of local charities and organisations that give invaluable support in the community – Here is a bit of information about one of them, The Rosemary Foundation, who provide a “Hospice At Home” support service.

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Last Night's Poetry Reading

Last night, my Creative Writing students had their annual poetry reading at Kress on Dexter in downtown Montgomery. Twelve students read from original works and from works by a diverse selection of established poets, including Nikki Giovanni to Ogden Nash. 25 more words

The Deep South