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Posts Tagged ‘ Fair Oak ’

Open Studios Exhibition in Fair Oak 19/20th August

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August 12, 2017

Fair Oak Art and Crafts Society is holding an Open Studios Exhibition on 19th and 20th August, at Fair Oak Village Hall. There will be a wide variety on show, including: Oil, acrylic, and watercolour paintings Mixed media Textile, mixed media and hanging crafts There’s something to suit all tastes, with subjects including Landscapes...
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Fair Oak faces 30 weeks of traffic disruption

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March 2, 2017
Fair Oak faces 30 weeks of traffic disruption

Unlucky residents in Fair Oak face eight months of motoring misery commencing March 13. Southern Water will be building a 1km sewer to connect the new housing development at Crowd Hill to the sewage network The sewer will start in Sandy Lane – which has already been marked out for the diggers – at...
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Eastleigh’s local plan moves a step closer

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December 16, 2016
Eastleigh’s local plan moves a step closer

  Eastleigh’s much delayed  local plan has moved a step closer to reality last night after Liberal Democrat councillors voted to focus on plans for more housing  in Bishopstoke and Fair Oak with a new by-pass  from Fair Oak to all Allbrook to link to the M3 at junction 12. Councillors heard that with...
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Winchester Road in Fair Oak to remain closed after mains burst

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June 14, 2016
Winchester Road in Fair Oak to remain closed after mains burst

Southern Water have announced they have repaired the burst water main in Fair Oak that caused traffic disruption this morning but the normally busy Winchester Road between Crowd Hill and Fishers Pond is likely to remain closed until 5pm tomorrow (Wednesday June 15). Water has been restored to all properties in Eastleigh but the...
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Water main bursts at Fair Oak

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June 14, 2016
Water main bursts at Fair Oak

Southern Water say they will have restored water to all premises in the Fair Oak area by this afternoon as they work to repair 16 inch water main which burst this morning forcing the closure of Winchester Rd between Crowdhill and Fisher’s Pond. In a statement published on their website Southern Water say water...
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Family pay tribute as Fair Oak crash victim named

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June 11, 2016
Family pay tribute as Fair Oak crash victim named

  The family of a man who died following Thursday’s crash on Allington Lane have paid tribute to him while Police continue to appeal for witnesses. Christopher Whyton, 32, of Coxford Road, Lordswood died after his Skoda left the road on Thursday and   ended up beside the railway tracks. In a statement released by...
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Fair Oak villagers raise concerns as plan consultation closes

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February 18, 2016
Fair Oak villagers raise concerns as plan consultation closes

Yesterday marked the end of the consultation period for Eastleigh’s latest incarnation of the local plan – which would see a potential 5000-house project on green field space in Bishopstoke, Fair Oak and Horton Heath. If the largest of eight plans were approved, the new properties would account for 20% of target new builds...
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Latest plans for 1,000s of new houses on show

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January 28, 2016
Latest plans for 1,000s of new houses on show

There are just three weeks left for Eastleigh residents to have their say on the latest version of the local plan which will determine the future of development in the borough, not just in terms of numbers and location of the new housing but also new roads, employment and community facilities from now until...
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Man injured while chasing stolen van

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September 26, 2014
Man injured while chasing stolen van

A Winchester man has been injured after he gave chase to a thief who had stolen his van in Fair Oak. The man had been working with a colleague at an address on Sandy Lane with his Ford Transit flatbed van parked in the road outside. The man aged in his 50s, heard his...
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Fair Oak and Netley folk get say on recycling centres

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August 14, 2014
Fair Oak and Netley folk get say on recycling centres

Residents and small businesses in Fair Oak and Netley are being encouraged to take part in Hampshire County Council’s Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) survey. Meanwhile Eastleigh’s Council leader has said that the town’s long delayed new recycling centre on Chestnut Avenue will finally open at the end of 2015. Responses to the HCC...
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Fair Oak folk get Arty

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November 10, 2013
Nicky Baker's winning table. pic by Mark Braggins

Arty Fair Oak folk have staged their annual arts and crafts exhibition over the weekend. The members of Fair Oak Arts and Crafts Society exhibited a variety of items in differing media that show that creativity is thriving in the village. The society was founded 32 years ago and currently has around 30 members...
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Fire destroys industrial unit in Fair Oak

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October 20, 2013
Fire destroys industrial unit in Fair Oak

An industrial unit off Allington Lane was totally destroyed by fire yesterday evening. The fire broke out at about 4.20pm within a vehicle repair workshop but blaze escalated into a major incident after an acetylene welding cylinder exploded. Ambulances and police cars raced to the scene close to Allington Manor but there were no...
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Council to hold crunch meeting on local housing plan

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October 9, 2013
Council to hold crunch meeting on local housing plan

Eastleigh Borough Council will be meeting tomorrow evening (Thursday 10 October) to consider whether they should adopt the new local plan which will see additional sites in Fair Oak, Horton Heath and Hedge End  added to the existing earmarked sites in Boorley Green and Stoneham to push the projected total build to 10,149 new...
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Extra 1800 homes for Fair Oak, Horton Heath & Hedge End

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September 30, 2013
Extra 1800 homes for Fair Oak, Horton Heath & Hedge End

  Eastleigh council’s cabinet has put forward its latest version of the local plan which will see an extra 1,880 houses built between Fair Oak and Hedge End – 330 houses to the north of Fair Oak, 700 to the west of Horton Heath and 800 at Woodhouse Lane Hedge End. This was the...
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Vandals smash Fair Oak house windows

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March 8, 2013
Vandals smash Fair Oak house windows

Police at Eastleigh are seeking information about two men who twice broke windows in a Fair Oak house. Large rocks were thrown through the windows of a house in Strawberry Mead on the late afternoon of Wednesday, February 27. The following night, just before 9pm, the front windows again were hit by large rocks,...
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