News

Important bin collection update

14 July 2022

The Met Office Amber Warning for heat has now passed and temperatures have stabilised to more seasonal levels.

Therefore we, together with our waste collection contractor Serco, have taken the decision to return to our usual bin collection start time of 6:30am from Monday 25 July.

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The front of Hart District Council's offices with yellow flowers in foreground

Rushmoor and Hart approve plans to work together more closely

8 July 2022

Rushmoor Borough Council and Hart District Council Cabinets have backed plans for the councils to work together more closely.

Councillors at each Cabinet meeting this week, agreed a Joint Working Together Statement, outlining an ambition to share a Chief Executive and to build on and increase the number of services shared between the councils.

Road closure warning: A323 Fleet Road

8 July 2022

A section of the A323 Fleet Road (between the roundabouts either side of the railway bridge in Fleet) will be closed to allow for works on behalf of South East Water as part of their Water Main Installation Project between Fleet and Odiham from 25 July 2022 - for approx. 2 weeks. 

Leisure centres help local schools

28 June 2022

Leisure facilities in Hart are supporting primary schools in the area by launching its new ‘Adopt a School’ scheme. 

Hart Leisure Centre, run by Everyone Active in partnership with Hart District Council, has introduced the innovative programme to encourage regular exercise amongst children. 

Here for Hart Directory is now live

27 June 2022

The Communities Team at Hart District Council are delighted to say that, in partnership with Hart Voluntary Action, we have launched our Here for Hart Directory. It is a wide-ranging online directory of services available to Hart residents, groups, clubs and community services.

Witness key to fly-tipping prosecution

24 June 2022

A member of the public who witnessed a man fly-tipping green garden waste has been key to a successful prosecution.

The incident happened on 9 March 2021 when a member of the public witnessed a man fly-tipping green garden waste at Crookham Memorial Hall, Crookham Village.

£300 fine for dropping litter

17 June 2022

A woman who was taken to court by Hart District Council for throwing a cigarette butt on the floor has been fined £300.

Taxi fees consultation is now live

10 June 2022

Hart District Council’s Licensing Committee met on 7 June 2022 to consider a review of hackney carriage tariff following a request from the trade.  

More than 1,000 rising sports stars will be supported

6 June 2022

Talented athletes in Hart have been given the opportunity to gain much-needed support as part of a sports talent development programme.

Now in its sixth year, Everyone Active’s Sporting Champions scheme will provide more than 1,000 up-and-coming athletes in the UK with free access to its 200+ leisure facilities across the country, including a number of athletes from Hart.

Art competition to celebrate the Queen 

3 June 2022

On Friday the 3 June, Hart District Council launched an art competition for secondary school students to take part in to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. 

Have your say on the future of the Civic Quarter 

31 May 2022

Hart District Council and partners are inviting feedback on the redevelopment of the Civic Quarter site in Fleet.  

The Civic Quarter site is one of the largest assets owned by the council and is potentially underutilised in its current provision of services and amenities for residents.