Press Releases



  • Planning at the core of rural debate

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    It was standing room only at the Dever Society’s hustings2 when over a hundred people came to hear Winchester’s three main General Election candidates3 set out their views on planning and the countryside. Before opening up the debate to questions from …


  • Political rivals set out their environmental credentials

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    The BBC’s James Landale will moderate a one off election special at 8pm on Monday 1st March The Winchester Parliamentary candidates from all three main political parties3 have accepted the Dever Society’s invitation to come and present their vision for …


  • Local campaigners welcome reprieve for Black Wood

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    “Rejection of plans for a major holiday development in the middle of Black Wood shows local democracy at its best,” said the Society’s Chairman Douglas Paterson. Commenting on Winchester City Council’s refusal of permission for a 130-chalet holiday par …