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Hawley

Hawley is a small village close to Farnborough. Hawley Fayre is one of the biggest events in the calendar for the community and is held every July. South-west of the parish is Hawley Lake which is used by the British Army for basic sailing training. Blackwater and Hawley Town Council meets regularly at Hawley Memorial Hall.

Hawley Park Farm exhibition displays plans for 126 homes

Developers have staged an exhibition on its controversial scheme to build 126 homes at Hawley Park Farm near Blackwater

Hawley flats still out of bounds for residents after massive fire

Flats still unsafe and smelly after fire caused roof of two top-floor homes to cave in

Man flees Hawley flats as fire ravages rooftop

Some residents told they can return home on Sunday, while others are still waiting.

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Fire at block of flats in Hawley

Police and fire teams were called to Thornfield Green shortly before 3pm on Friday, with "thick black smoke" seen by an eyewitness driving by.

Hawley Park Farm developers clear environment hurdle

Decision by Hart District Council means Lightwood Strategic is one step closer to submitting a planning application for 126 homes

Mr and Mrs Pipe have been at Hawley Place more than 20 years

Major school revamp plan submitted

Minerva Education has submitted a planing application to Hart District Council which includes plans for a new sports hall and a new swimming pool

Concern over use of MoD land as armed forces step up training

As units move from Germany to the Aldershot area, bikers, ramblers and dog walkers fear their access to MoD land could be restricted

Watch campaigners have their say at Hawley homes meeting

Residents have formed a campaign group against planned Hawley Park Farm homes

Hawley Park Farm, Hawley Rd, Blackwater.

Major housing development plans submitted

Half of the 26-acre site in Hawley where the 126 residential homes could be built will be earmarked for open space

106-year-old shares memories of Great War on birthday

Alice Black was visited by pupils from Hawley Place School as she celebrated her birthday

Push the Boat Out weekend at Hawley Lake Sail Training Centre

Open day encourages sailing and windsurfing try-outs

Free sports activities were on offer at Hawley Lake Sail Training Centre

Leisure centre funding refusal is 'slap in the face'

Councillors are furious with the decision to turn down a request for funding at Hawley Leisure Centre as neighbouring Hart and Frogmore centres cash in

Avengers movie stars battle it out in Hawley Woods

Hawley Woods was transformed into an exciting movie set as the team behind the Avengers sequel, Age of Ultron, filmed scenes at the location

Battle to save ancient woodland goes digital

A Farnborough resident has created a Facebook page to try to stop Hawley Woods tree felling

Dental surgery plan rejected by councillors

Hart District Council's planning committee voted against amended plans to turn a house into a dental surgery in Blackwater

Woods could become movie battleground

Proposals are put forward to turn Hawley Common into the scene of a battle for new film

Wildlife concerns after trees are felled at Hawley Woods

Hawley Common, a Site of Special Scientific Interest, has been subject to tree thinning as part of a forest maintenance programme

Stuart Croft and Laura Keighley clearing up trees along the River Blackwater

Blackwater Valley countryside group in line for more funding

Support from smaller town and parish councils has been "vital" in keeping the organisation's conservation and improvement work going

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Fernhill Road waterworks end early but further disruption ahead

A major water mains project has ended two months ahead of schedule but early completion means other road works will start earlier than planned

Residents sing at the launch of Randell House choir

Old folks launch choir group to support dementia patients

Singers in their 90s bring a ray of sunshine to residents living with dementia at a care home in Blackwater

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