Tag: Horton Heath

Council to build 1,400 new homes in Horton Heath

Council wins £21 million from Homes England. The 310 acre site will include 460 affordable homes and new community facilities Eastleigh Borough Council has been awarded a £21 million funding deal with Homes England to ‘kick start’ the development of a 310 acre site at Horton Heath. The site, which includes land at Chalcroft Farm and…

Council buy land to develop at Horton Heath

  Eastleigh Borough Council has formed an ‘innovative’ partnership with builders Galliford Try in order to develop land between West End and Horton Heath the trade magazine Inside Housing has revealed. The greenfield site, recently purchased by the council is bordered by Allington Lane, Burnetts Lane and Chalcroft Industrial Estate and Eastleigh Borough Council has…

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 2036.…

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 homes…

Elderly couple ‘devasted’ after burglars ransack home

Burglars forced their way into the home of an elderly couple today (May 15) and ‘ransacked’ their house causing ‘considerable’ water damage Police have reported. The distressed homeowners, a couple in their 80’s returned to their detached home in Botley Road Horton Heath to find it had been vandalised. Their pet dog had escaped into…

Sahara Steve’s desert quest

Horton Heath resident, Steve Searle, is to bravely embark on an 8 day trek across the Sahara Desert, with the aim of raising over £2,500 for the charity Cystic Fibrosis Trust. The quest to North Africa will begin in October and will cover in excess of 100 kilometers taking Steve through a diverse harsh landscape from…

Teen mugged in Horton Heath

Footpath Meadowsweet Way

A 15-year-old boy from Hedge End was assaulted and robbed in Meadowsweet Way, Horton Heath sometime between 5.30 and 7pm on Sunday, March 13. It happened in an alleyway which links Meadowsweet Way and Botley Road. The boy saw two men approaching him. He kept his head down but looked up as they got close…

Pilfering Prowler Pinches Finches

Outbuildings in Horton Heath were broken into on Tuesday night when thieves made off with a chain-saw, a drill…and 50 canaries. The birds -valued at around £1500-and tools were stolen from a property in Fir Tree Lane. PC Kelly Parker said: “I would like to hear from anyone who has information about this burglary or…