Media Releases

Botley Bypass - Woodhouse Lane phase due to start in early 2021

Hampshire County Council is set to start major road improvements in Botley in January and has announced the appointment of contractor Volker Fitzpatrick to construct the first phase of the Botley Bypass in conjunction with the access works for the adjacent Woodhouse Lane development site. In combination, these works are referred to as the Uplands Development Infrastructure (UDI).

Ground breaking marks milestone for new school for Hedge End, Botley and West End – February 2020

Hampshire County Council’s Leader, Councillor Keith Mans led a ground-breaking ceremony to mark the first milestone in the history of the new, £21.2 million Deer Park School for Hedge End, Botley and West End.

Building of new secondary school for Hedge End, Botley and West End - October 2019

Construction of a new secondary school at Uplands Farm in Hedge End is soon to begin, with contractors Kier now preparing the site on Woodhouse Lane ahead of construction of the school buildings scheduled for later this year.