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Blackwater, a small town in Hart district, is a close neighbour to Camberley in Surrey. Its railway station serves the surrounding area. Blackwater and Hawley Town Council meets regularly at Hawley Memorial Hall. Hawley Meadows, Shepherd Meadows and the River Blackwater are among the main features of the town.

Map detailing South East Water's proposed 7.5km pipeline works between Aldershot and Ash

South East Water to replace 7.5km of water pipeline in complicated upgrade

Plans revealed that roads will be closed and buses diverted during the 18-month scheme, which will take place in Aldershot and Ash

Avengers: Age Of Ultron hits cinema screens with Hawley Woods playing starring role

Scenes for Avengers: Age of Ultron, which stars Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth and Scarlett Johansson, were filmed in woodland in April 2014

Firefighters called to kitchen fire in Blackwater

Firefighters were called to a house in Lowlands Road where a kitchen fire had broken out 

Who will North East Hampshire residents send to parliament?

General Election 2015: All you need to know about North East Hampshire constituency

Voters will be going to the polls in May to decide who should be the next member of parliament for North East Hampshire

Election 2015: Hart District Council candidates

We've put together a list of all candidates looking to be elected onto Hart District Council in this year's local elections            

Who will Aldershot residents send to parliament?

General Election 2015: All you need to know about Aldershot constituency

Voters will be going to the polls in May to decide who should be the next member of parliament for Aldershot

Burger van granted licence to trade at Yateley football matches

The licence comes after a previous application was refused due to an objection from a nearby café

Age Concern community agent to help elderly in Hart

Jeff Davies from Blackwater will help older people to stay informed, safe and independent in their own homes

Council refuses licence for van to sell burgers at Yateley football matches

Nearby cafe Bistro 19 objected to the van serving food on weekends on the basis that it was affecting their trade

Yateley burial ground housing application refused

Flooding risk cited for Urnfield dismissal after more than 200 letters of objection were received

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Controversial business applies for extra parking facilities at North Camp railway station

The application is to redevelop the former Lafarge site to operate as an end-of-life car treatment facility

Plane makes emergency landing at Farnborough after electrical fault

30 firefighters were on standby after a light aircraft was diverted to Farnborough Airport on Wednesday (February 4)

Large cattle enclosures could fill up most of Yateley Common

Residents still have until February 27 to comment on the proposals, which will include 24kms of fencing and 55 bridle gates

'It's my right'- landowner defends closing section of Blackwater Valley Path

George Boulden says he want to stop "illegal fish poachers" and fears he would be liable if a person got injured on his land

'Limited powers' to protect farmhouse after suspected arson attack

Hawley farmhouse thought to have been deliberately set alight will be fenced off as a temporary measure, but not much more

Police release images of trio who escaped as they were being arrested

The three men, who have links with Hampshire, were stopped on the A30 but fled after attacking the police officer arresting them

Flood warning issued as heavy rain is forecast

With rain forecast to sweep in overnight on Wednesday, a flood alert has been issued for the River Blackwater and Cove Brook

Man arrested after suspected arson destroys derelict farmhouse

A 20-year-old man was arrested on Monday on suspicion of arson and bailed until February 11 pending further police enquiries.

Sir Gerald Howarth submits last minute request for controversial planning application to be pulled

Aldershot MP feels the strength of feeling locally against the Hawley Park Farm application is enough to withdraw plans from Wednesday's meeting

Derelict Blackwater farmhouse 'completely engulfed in fire'

Firefighters spent Friday night tackling a big fire at an empty property in Blackwater


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