Winchester City Council News http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news Winchester City Council News en-gb Web-Labs SCM RSS Feed 2.0 60 Central Winchester Regeneration update discussed at next meeting of City Council’s Informal Policy Group An update on progress with the Central Winchester Regeneration project will take place at a meeting in public next week. The Informal Policy Group (IPG) takes place on Monday (25 September) from 6pm in the Bapsy Hall, Guildhall Winchester. http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/central-winchester-regeneration-update-discussed-next-meeting-city-council-s-informal-policy-group/ 2017-09-18T13:43:32.0000000 King Charles I portrait restoration reveals centuries old mystery in Guildhall A portrait of King Charles I, displayed in Guildhall Winchester’s King Charles Hall has revealed some fascinating secrets during restoration http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/king-charles-portrait-restoration-reveals-centuries-old-mystery-guildhall/ 2017-09-15T12:06:03.0000000 Perfect pitch for Sir Richard Branson THE UK’s biggest business pitching competition headed by world-famous entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, will come to Winchester next month – and Winchester City Council will help businesses perfect their presentations. http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/perfect-pitch-sir-richard-branson/ 2017-09-15T11:11:14.0000000 Archaeology in the spotlight as new publication puts 2000 years of Winchester’s history on the record Winchester City Council and Historic England launched the publication of ‘Winchester, St Swithun’s ‘City of Happiness and Good Fortune’ - An Archaeological Assessment’ by Patrick Ottaway last week at the Guildhall, Winchester. The publication provides a single, comprehensive account of the archaeology of Winchester and took over 2 decades to create. http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/archaeology-spotlight-new-publication-puts-2000-years-winchester-s-history-record/ 2017-09-15T09:15:21.0000000 Plans afoot for a better welcome at Winchester Tourist Information Centre Winchester City Council has announced plans are moving ahead to refurbish Winchester Tourist Information Centre (TIC) in early 2018 http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/plans-afoot-better-welcome-winchester-tourist-information-centre/ 2017-09-14T16:19:10.0000000 Surgery plans move a step closer Plans for a replacement doctor’s surgery in the heart of Winchester have moved a step closer http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/surgery-plans-move-step-closer/ 2017-09-14T13:13:16.0000000 Palace of Westminster sets scene for new business relationships in the Winchester District Business leaders from the south of the Winchester district joined key figures from Winchester City Council at the House of Commons last week http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/palace-westminster-sets-scene-new-business-relationships-winchester-district/ 2017-09-14T13:10:35.0000000 Paralympic ‘Personal Bests’ event success On Wednesday 23 August, over 100 participants took part in the annual Paralympic Personal Bests event at River Park Leisure Centre. http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/paralympic-personal-bests-event-success/ 2017-09-06T13:44:17.0000000 WINnovation funding event launches again! Winchester City Council is inviting community groups, registered charities and not-for-profit voluntary organisation's to come forward to pitch at their unique WINnovation one-off funding event http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/winnovation-funding-event-launches-again/ 2017-09-06T00:00:00.0000000 Winchester Bus Station passes the finish line It was an early start on Tuesday 5 September as councillors and bus operator chiefs witnessed the first official bus drive through a red ribbon into the station, marking the opening of the newly renovated bus station in Winchester. http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/sep/winchester-bus-station-passes-finish-line/ 2017-09-05T15:25:32.0000000