Tag: School Lane Industrial Estate

Peter Green appoint new Manager

Mike Devey has been appointed Retail Manager of the recently refurbished Peter Green Furniture Store at School Lane. Mike will be focusing on developing the day to day running of the Store, maintaining and improving our already exemplary standard of customer service and staff training, which are cornerstone philosophies of our family owned business. Prior…

Police in Eastleigh HQ sell off

Eastleigh Police station

Plans to move Hampshire Police HQ from Winchester to a trading estate in Chandlers Ford seem to have finally been ruled out as the police authority prepares to announce proposals which will see the earmarked Alpha Park site either wholly or partly sold off. Alpha Park was bought by the authority in July 2007 for…

Xela Buses in serious fire at Valley Park

Xela Buses damaged by Fire

Eastleigh’s  latest bus company has been dealt  a serious blow as three of their fledgling bus  fleet were severly damaged in a blaze last night. Two double decker buses and a single decker coach caught fire at the Xela bus  depot  in Monks Brook Industrial Park, Chandlers Ford last night at about 6.30 pm. Three…

1400 cops to go. £10 million eyesore to stay

Hampshire’s Chief Constable has announced that budget cuts will mean a potential 1400 jobs could be shed to save money. Meanwhile the constabulary has millions of pounds tied up in a festering industrial unit on a Chandlers Ford trading estate. In a statement issued yesterday Chief Constable Alex Marshall predicted an anticipated shortfall in funding…