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Promote your event in our Gosport 2024 Guide

26 January 2024 Back by popular demand, Gosport's Events Guide is returning for 2024 - and we want organisers to tell us about their activities so we can include them.

Gosport community skips hits 250-tonne milestone

25 January 2024 Gosport's free community skips scheme is going from strength to strength and on Saturday surpassed 250 tonnes of waste collected in only eight months.

Green light for £1.2m Stokes Bay Seawall replacement

12 January 2024 A vital £1.2m project to fix the damaged seawall at Stokes Bay and protect the area from flooding has been approved by Gosport Borough Council.

Search is on for Gosport Citizen of the Year

5 January 2024 Gosport residents are being asked to nominate the borough's greatest organisers, fundraisers, volunteers and helpers as the search for the borough's citizen of the year begins.

Grant pledge boosts D-Day memorial plan

22 December 2023 Plans for a new D-Day memorial at Stokes Bay have been given a boost following a £5,000 pledge from Gosport Borough Council.

Nature needs you!

15 December 2023 - Gosport residents, community groups and organisations including businesses, parish councils and others are asked to take part in a survey asking where they would like to see improvements for nature recovery.

Have your say on Hardway anti-social behaviour order

11 December 2023 - Local people are being asked for their views on a legal order designed to curb anti-social behaviour at Hardway Green.

Card and cash payments returning to council car parks

7 December 2023 - Drivers will be able to make cash or card payments at all Gosport Borough Council car parks by early next year.

More festive fun on Saturdays in Gosport town centre

30 November 2023 - Following last Saturday's successful lights switch-on and seasonal market, the council is bringing more free festive activities to the town centre.

Fly-tipper convicted after dumping junk in back yards

23 November 2023 - A fly-tipper has been given a 15-month suspended jail sentence after turning other people's back yards into junkyards.

Gosport Borough Council awarded over £18m in Levelling Up Funding to transform historic waterfront

20 November 2023 - Gosport Borough Council has been awarded up to £18,117,915 for the project Reconnecting Historic Gosport Waterfront.

Free skips scheme is a "win-win"

18 November 2023 - The council's free community skips scheme has been hailed a success after collecting more than 200 tonnes of waste in less than six months. More than 94 per cent of the rubbish is being recycled, latest figures show.

Council pledges support for sea and river environments

17 November 2023 - Gosport councillors have made a pledge to support the recovery of the sea and rivers from damage done by humanity.

Have your say on anti-social behaviour order

People are being asked for their views on a legal order used to tackle anti-social behaviour in Gosport.

High Street to host festive market, lights switch-on and free fun

3 November 2023 - Gosport High Street will host a full-on day of free festive fun on Saturday 25 November. Supported by the council, the day will include a special seasonal market, a Christmas lights switch-on show, street entertainment and family activities.

Council welcomes funding for new sea wall

2 November 2023 - The council has welcomed a "brilliant decision" to commit more than £3/4 million for sea defences at Stokes Bay.

Storm Ciarán advice from Gosport Borough Council

1 November 2023 Gosport Borough Council is issuing advice to residents as strong winds and heavy rain are expected as part of Storm Ciarán tonight (Wednesday 1 November), and throughout tomorrow (Thursday 2 November)

Remembrance Sunday Civic Service 2023

26 October 2023 - Residents are being encouraged to attend the borough's Remembrance Sunday service on 12 November at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

Gosport Council's Criterion Plan receives overwhelming public support

20 October 2023 73 per cent 'likely' or 'very likely' to visit - Gosport Borough Council's plan to re-open the Criterion as an entertainment and community venue has been backed by residents.

New-look market to help Gosport town centre regeneration

19 September 2023 - Gosport's high street market is to be revamped - with more stalls, entertainment and special themed events. A new operator has been brought in by Gosport Borough Council, with the aim of bringing in more traders, boosting the market's popularity and introducing new ideas.

Stoke Road festival - another great summer event

12 September 2023 - The free Stoke Road Community Festival in Gosport on Saturday 16 September will be a celebration of the arts and the local community, with craft activities and entertainment throughout the day. The event will run from 10am to 4pm. Stoke Road will be closed between its junctions with Willis Road and Elmhurst Road from 6am to 6pm.

Three-day free festival this weekend

30 August 2023 - Gosport is rounding off a summer of events in local parks with a three-day festival.

Free digital training for residents

22 August 2023 - Hundreds of local people are getting up to speed with today's online world thanks to a Gosport Borough Council project.

Council issues doorstep scam warning

18 August 2023 - We're warning residents to watch out for doorstep scammers after reports of callers falsely claiming to be from the the council.

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