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City-wide excitement as the Southampton UK City of Culture Bid 2025 goes in!

View this email in your browser CITY-WIDE EXCITEMENT AS THE BID GOES IN On Wednesday 7th February we submitted the bid document to become UK City of Culture 2025. To mark the occasion the Bargate monument was lit up and good luck messages poured in from across Southampton and Sotonians (more on these stories below).There are currently 8 locations – Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon,...
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Southampton City Council is running a Consultation on permanent 30 mph speed limits on The Avenue and Bassett Avenue (A33), Bassett Wood Road and Bassett Green Road

The Consultation runs until 11 February 2022. Details below, courtesy of Southampton City Council: “We want to get your feedback on proposals to introduce permanent 30mph speed limits on The Avenue and Bassett Avenue (the A33), Bassett Wood Road and Bassett Green Road. There is already a temporary 30mph speed limit on Bassett Avenue and The Avenue. This was introduced in May 2020 and...
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University Health Centre running vaccine walk-in centre every Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm

Southampton City Council ‘City News’ is reporting that the University Health Service (Building 48, University of Southampton Highfield Campus, Southampton, SO17 1BJ) is running a vaccine walk-in centre: Every Sunday – 9am – 5pm.
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IMPORTANT: HRA Committee Meeting of Tuesday 11 January is cancelled

The next HRA Committee Meeting will take place at 7 pm on Tuesday 8 February in the Highfield Church Centre Lounge.
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Santa’s electric sleigh tour of parts of Highfield: from 5 pm, Thursday 23 December 2021

Santa’s electric sleigh (courtesy of Cecilia Abert / Made in Here) Ernie, the 1960s milk float, is transforming into Santa’s electric sleigh on the evening of Thursday 23 December, at 5 pm and bringing Christmas cheer to Highfield! The Red Man himself will be touring around parts of Highfield with a live Samba Band and some Christmas music, raising money for SoCo MusicProject and Yellow...
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Late notice of a huge 5G network monopole Planning Application for The Avenue/Westwood Road junction footpath (deadline for comments: 27 December 2021)

This is late notice of a huge 5G network monopole Planning Application planned for The Avenue / Westwood Road junction footpath by the church (Avenue St Andrews) and Avenue Court.  The pole and cabinets would be on the footpath and the pole is 15m, which is higher than the block of apartments. The deadline for comments is 27 December. To make a comment about a Planning Application you first need...
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University Health Service walk-in Covid vaccine and booster clinic: dates and times

We understand that the University Health Service, on the University’s Highfield campus, has a walk-in Covid vaccination and booster clinic on the dates and times below. This is open to anyone from age 18 and upwards. This information has been checked with the Health Service this morning but here is their telephone no for anyone to check ahead in case anything changes; tel: 8055 7531: 22...
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Address by Guest Speaker: Inspector Sharath Ranjan Prevention-Neighbourhoods-Southampton-North, at the HRA AGM,16 November 2021

Highfield Residents’ Association Annual General Meeting 16/11/21   To conclude the recent annual AGM Professor Roger Brown introduced the Guest Speaker Inspector Sharath Ranjan Prevention-Neighbourhoods-Southampton-North This is a short summary of his address:   Dear members Thank you for the opportunity to present during your recent AGM. I manage Southampton North – Prevention and...
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