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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.

Hart District Council is asking residents where they want future homes to be built

Hart releases list of possible sites for future development

Residents are being asked to comment on potential housing sites across the district and to rank their preferences

Campaign group Buses in Hart is calling for a better bus service across the district

Campaigners look to offer local answer to bus service calls

Group of campaigners say a highly populated area such as Hart should not be treated as a "rural outpost"

Yateley and Odiham library futures in doubt as Hampshire County Council plans cuts

Councillor 'deeply alarmed' at proposals which could downgrade local services

Armistice Day observed across Hampshire

"At the going down of the sun and in the morning.  We will remember them ."

Inspire Business Awards 2015: Jay Archer florist can smell Young Business Person prize

Odiham florist aiming to be named the top young business person of the year at awards ceremony

Plaque unveiled as lasting reminder of when Second World War bombs blew Odiham apart

We look back at the fascinating and tragic stories of Odiham villagers targeted by wartime bomber, as a plaque was unveiled to remember those lost

RAF aircraft crash response to be tested in secret Rushmoor mission

An aircraft crash simulation training exercise will take place at Rushmoor Arena over the course of two days this month - but RAF cannot reveal when it will happen

Odiham fireworks reignited as event goes with a bang

The community turned out in force and had a blast as Odiham hosted a fireworks display for the first time in years

Inspire Business Awards: Finalists announced for 2015

After a stellar year for Hart and Rushmoor businesses in the 2014 awards, another 12 are bidding for similar success this year

Fleet church fire was just latest in history of blazes around Hart

History group plans display on fires that have swept through landmark buildings over the past century

get'emin campaign launched to give local pub trade a boost

We are encouraging people to help protect their local pubs from falling into the hands of developers by getting out and getting a round in

Happy Hart gains latest plaudit for high rate of people who are satisfied with life

Just look at how cheerfully Hart people replied when ONS asked them to rate their sense of wellbeing out of 10


Residents and councillors lock horns over Odiham deer park

Dozens flocked to two meetings to contest scheme to restore deer park in Odiham

Fire cuts consultation launched for public to have their say

Fire services across Hampshire are going to affected by the £12m cuts

'Much-loved' Fleet man hanged himself at father's suicide spot

Lee Linton left a note for his girlfriend that said 'Go follow your dreams' and that he loved her very much

Farm machinery causes large fire in Odiham

Nine firefighters from Rushmoor attended the fire near an Odiham farm on Monday

Church Road car park in Fleet

Fleet car park makes up almost half of council's parking revenue

Money made from council-owned car parks across Hart district was down for the most recent financial year

Food review: Be prepared to wait for grub at picture postcard pub

To mark the 70th anniversary of V-J Day Chef and Brewer has launched a new menu filled with culinary delights of the 1940’s

Odiham Fire Show's big return with more than 100 exhibits

Firefighters from across north east Hampshire put on a show for young and old alike at the annual show in Odiham over Saturday and Sunday

Graduating students with mentors, Mike Miller-Smith (front right) and RAF Odiham pilots Chris Greensides and Max Card

RAF Odiham pilots 'proud' after disabled children graduate from flying course

The five Aerobility Aviation graduates were given a certificate and congratulated by RAF pilots from Odiham



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