Local News

'Down the Pub' with Petersfield Community Radio

Damian was delighted to be interviewed today by Tim Concannon on behalf of Petersfield Community Radio,  for their 'Down the Pub' series. The interview was done at the White Horse in Priors Dean, which is also known as the Pub with No Name.

Breakfast meeting with local farmers

As part of on-going engagement with the East Hampshire NFU, Damian was delighted to meet representatives today, including a number of young farmers, for a very informative session to discuss the issues and opportunities in agriculture. 

TeenTech comes to Bordon

Damian was delighted to be invited to a TeenTech event at Mill Chase Academy in Bordon last week, and to meet co-founder Maggie Philbin. Groups of primary school pupils from across the area took part in the event, designing buildings of the future using recycled materials.

 

 

Vsit to Gilbert White's House Museum

In English Tourism Week, Damian was delighted to visit Gilbert White's House museum in Selborne, and see the recent transformation at one of East Hampshire’s principal attractions and cultural assets. 

Litter pick in Alton

The Alton Society invited Damian to join their 90 volunteers during their Saturday litter pick around the town - a great effort!

 

Save the Children 'Big Sale'

Damian was delighted to join the organisers of the annual Save the Children 'Big Sale' at the Festival Hall in Petersfield,  The organisation is celebrating its centenary this year, and will be hosting a number of fund raising events in honour of that.

Dementia Awareness Day

Damian was delighted to join Dementia Friendly Petersfield at the end of a special dementia awareness day at Ditcham Park School last week.

Visit to Redemptionist Publications

Damian was delighted to visit the offices of Redemptionist Publications and hear more about their work.

Damian said: "Another really interesting, leading specialist employer operating here in East Hampshire."

Litter Pick initiative in Petersfield

Damian was pleased to join members of The Petersfield Society at the launch of a litter pick initiative yesterday, which will be used to input data to the Defra consultation on a new Deposit Return Scheme.