This page contains the latest news relating to Braishfield and to the Parish Council – click on the title below to see the full story…

  • Annual Parish Assembly 4/3/2017 - Community groups are welcome to speak at this year’s Annual Parish Assembly, which is a meeting for electors of the Parish of Braishfield and will be held on Tuesday 2nd May 2017. Please contact the Clerk ( to be included on the agenda.
  • 16/03224/FULLS 10/2/2017 - Erection of detached dwelling with new gravel driveway, parking area and package sewage treatment plant Chalk Pit Cottage Braishfield Road Braishfield SO51 0PR View the full details at the Test Valley Borough Council planning portal here Braishfield Parish Council comment: TVBC1603224fulls Test Valley Borough Council decision: pending consideration
  • PROPOSED LORRY RESTRICTIONS TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER 2017 FOR THE BRAISHFIELD AND KING’S SOMBORNE AREA – STATUTORY PUBLIC CONSULTATION 11/1/2017 - This is a public consultation by Test Valley Borough Council, regarding proposed lorry restrictions on roads in the parish.  Please see the explanatory letter and accompanying Lorry Restriction Exhibition Plan. The Parish Council considered this during the Meeting of 17/1/17, and decided the following comment: Braishfield Parish Council strongly support the above proposed Order.   Residents express […]
  • Severe Weather 11/1/2017 -   The Parish Council have received the following information about the severe weather warning, from Hampshire County Council… With a forecast of heavy rain tomorrow turning to snow, followed by a deep freeze overnight on Thursday (12 January) into the weekend, highways crews are getting ready to deploy to keep the county moving. The weather […]
  • Braishfield Village Association presentation to Council 8/12/2016 - Braishfield Parish Council expressed its thanks to the Braishfield Village Association for a ceremonial gavel, presented by BVA Chairman Jimmy Chestnutt on 6 December 2016.  The gavel was a gift to the Council by way of a “thank you” for the work that the Council does for the parish.  7 members of Braishfield Village Association attended […]
  • Vacancy on the Parish Council 7/12/2016 - There is a vacancy for a councillor, due to the resignation of Clive John.  For further information see here.
  • Braishfield Pantry wins Hampshire Life Award! 24/11/2016 - Our own Braishfield Pantry has won the Hampshire Life Food & Drink Award for “Best Independent Food Shop” for 2016! This is a great accolade for our lovely community shop, won against some stiff competition at the 2016 awards event held at the Elvetham Hotel near Hartley Wintney on Wednesday 23rd November 2016. Well done […]
  • CPRE: 50 years in Hampshire 14/10/2016 - CPRE (Campaign for Protection of Rural England) are celebrating 50 years of campaigning for the Hampshire countryside, and here is the latest newsletter…  
  • Halloween Trick or Treating: poster for householders’ use 14/10/2016 - The police have produced a poster which you can put up on your door if you don’t wish to receive trick-or-treaters at Halloween:  Halloween poster
  • Christmas Tree Festival 2016 14/10/2016 - The Christmas Tree Festival will take place at All Saints, Braishfield.  The proceeds will be shared between All Saints church and the PLANETS (pancreatic, liver and neuroendocrine tumours) charity. Individuals and local groups are welcome to enter a tree, using the Entry Form. The opening times are: Friday 2nd December and Saturday 3rd, 11am – 6pm Sunday […]