MORE than 1,000 people have signed a petition to save a community asset after civic chiefs proposed to stop funding it. Under proposals revealed recently by the Echo, Hampshire County Council plans to completely strip community transport services of grants in order to address an anticipated budget shortfall of £140m by April 2019.
A new beer festival will bring ale and cider lovers to a Romsey venue.Organised by the Round Table the fundraising group’s first ever beery bash will bring more than 20 local tipples to the Crossfield Hall along with a Prosecco bar, soft drinks and freshly baked pizza.
Room 2 has announced the development of a new apart-hotel in Southampton, with a focus on design, comfort and value. The venue billed as the design hotel for the modern traveller, offers 71 studio rooms, and is located on 1-8 Queens Terrace in Southampton. The hotel is due to be completed by March 2018, with a further site planned to open in London next year.
NEW figures from property management company CBRE show that the Southampton office market is performing well, with high demand from professional services companies.
The town will be bursting with local produce this weekend when the annual Food Festival takes over the streets.