Children

June 9 2021

County Council agrees over 100 grant awards for children’s food and activity schemes this summer 

Summer schemes that provide food and activities to Hampshire children who are eligible for free school meals
little girl with big blue eyes

May 21 2021

Helping families facing hardship during May Half Term

Hampshire’s vulnerable children will receive food vouchers this May Half Term (31 May – 4 June)
clunk click every trip

May 20 2021

Month-Long Crackdown on Drivers Not Wearing Seatbelts is Launched

If you are involved in a collision and not wearing a seatbelt, the force you will hit the windscreen is approximately 30 to 60 times your own body weight.
Miles Ruby Fraser Winners

January 18 2021

Less litter thanks to NFDC getting ‘Crabby’

An innovative approach to tackling beach litter in the summer reduced litter at the New Forest coast by 10 tonnes, saving £10,000 in clean-up costs.
free parking

December 1 2020

Council offers free parking to shop local this Christmas

Five days of free parking in town centre car parks has been announced by New Forest District Council (NFDC) to help residents shop local in the approach to Christmas.
Waste Trucks

November 5 2020

Waste and recycling in New Forest – Chance to comment

On 12 November the chance for the public to comment on a new waste and recycling service for the New Forest district starts.
Animal accidents - Ponies @ Night Robert Sach

October 22 2020

Caution urged as the deadliest month for New Forest animal accidents approaches

As the nights draw in, drivers using New Forest roads are reminded that animal accidents increase in the lead up to Christmas, with November being the deadliest month for livestock.
New Forest

May 21 2020

Appeal for people to respect and care for the Forest during high fire risk weekend

New Forest organisations are appealing to people to please respect and care for the National Park and follow the New Forest code.

April 14 2020

Coronavirus – Support

Support for vulnerable people in Hampshire