Historic Odiham became a market town serving surrounding villages during medieval times. Its castle was built by King John between 1207 to 1214 at a cost of more than £1,000. Halfway between Winchester and Windsor, it was from here that King John set out to seal the Magna Carta in 1215. RAF Odiham is home to the UK's Chinook helicopter force.
The Saffney Champness Trust Corporation wants to set up a summer retreat featuring 25 canvas lodges, 20 yurts and 15 tipis on land in Odiham Road, Heckfield, for visitors "seeking a little refuge in nature"
She has been editorial director of the online and print titles in Surrey and north-east Hampshire since 2007. Marnie previously worked at the BBC as a producer for 5 Live, having moved to national radio from BBC Sussex and Surrey.