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Don’t Drive Tired is the message Hampshire County Council wants to get across to drivers this October.

County Council urges drivers not to drive tired

Don’t Drive Tired is the message Hampshire County Council wants to get across to drivers this October.

New Forest food and drink festival

First New Forest Food and Drink Festival

New Forest District Council prepares to stage its first ever food and drink festival week, 31 October to 6 November.

central heating

Grants available for first-time central heating in Hampshire

Through Hitting the Cold Spots, Hampshire County Council and the Environment Centre (tEC) can help with the cost of installing first-time gas central heating in qualifying homes

Autumn walks in the New Forest

Explore the New Forest’s unusual side this autumn

Walk with an alpaca, discover weird and wonderful fungi and delve into quirky local history in this autumn’s New Forest Walking Festival

Local Plan

Local plan review – opportunity to comment closes 16 September

New Forest District Council is reminding people that the latest Local Plan consultation will close on 16 September.

woodland - One of the families who took part in the 2015 Family Trees event.

Help plant a woodland to celebrate a loved one

Following the success of last year’s event, families are once again invited to celebrate a birth, marriage or life of a relative with the planting of a community woodland in the New Forest.

On the road with your dog

With thousands of people expected to take to the roads this summer holiday, animal rescue charity National Animal Welfare Trust (NAWT) is reminding people of their responsibilities

Temporary Road Closures

From 4th April 2016 for a period of 12 months or until completion of the works, various roads within the New Forest area will be closed as part of Operation Resilience

Nearly 10,000 caught speeding in bid to stop New Forest animal deaths

Nearly 10,000 motorists were caught speeding in the New Forest when a police camera van was used in a bid to stop animals being killed on the roads.

house with keys

Warning about Council Tax banding scam

New Forest District Council has been advised some customers have been contacted by companies calling themselves Council Tax Claims Ltd and Council Tax Review Service regarding their council tax banding.