Tag: John Caldwell

Mayoral appeal in boost to local Charities

Two local charities received a timely boost thanks to the efforts of the immediate past Mayor of Eastleigh’s charity appeal that raised over £24,500. Cllr John Caldwell, who was Mayor from May 2010-2011, ran a charity appeal in aid of Open Sight based at Bishopstoke and Hampshire & Isle of Wight Air Ambulance during his…

Thousands flock to see Xmas lights

Up to five thousand people gathered together round the bandstand on Saturday night to see Eastleigh’s Mayor John Caldwell turn on the towns Christmas lights assisted by Father Christmas and special guest of honour, town crier David Squires – from Poole in Dorset. This was followed by a magnificent firework display, the culmination of a…

Keith is still our Leader!

The leader of Eastleigh Liberal Democrats Keith House has been re-elected in his absence -as leader of the Eastleigh Borough Council – in a unanimous and unopposed vote. The annual general meeting of Eastleigh Borough Council, the first full council meeting to be presided over by new Mayor John Caldwell, was held at the Civic…

Eastleigh’s new Mayor Installed

Thursday night saw the annual Mayor making ceremony take place at the Towns Civic Offices as the outgoing Mayoress Pamela Holden- Brown made way for new Mayor John Caldwell – the Conservative councillor for Hiltingbury East. Mrs Holden-Brown had a vote of thanks proposed and seconded by councillors Haulwen Broadhurst and Graham Smith while John…