Press Releases


  • ‘Best possible news’ for Hampshire

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    “The right decision for Hampshire’s people, Hampshire’s economy and Hampshire’s countryside.” That was the Dever Society’s reaction to today’s announcement that the Government has rejected Eagle Star’s bid to build a major new ‘eco-town’2 at Micheldeve …


  • ‘V’ for vigilance

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    “Last year’s triumph over the proposed eco-town was your Battle of Britain,” Douglas Paterson2 told distinguished guests3 and Dever Society members at their Annual General Meeting in Micheldever Station on Monday evening4. But, he cautioned, “the war i …


  • Packed meeting sends Eagle Star packing

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    Almost 200 people crowded into the Warren Hall at Micheldever Station last night3 to give a unanimous veto to Eagle Star’s latest proposals for a major new town in the Hampshire countryside. It was standing room only as the Dever Society’s President Kh …


  • Goodbye to the Hampshire Downlands?

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    Local people will get the chance to join the fight against a new town in the Hampshire countryside at a public meeting to be held at Micheldever Station next week2. “Eagle Star has re-heated its discredited proposals to build a major new settlement at …