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HRA statement on the premises licensing application from Gorilla Technologies Ltd for their delivery service using the old Blockbuster building at 133 Portswood Road

Gorilla Technologies Ltd is proposing to use the old Blockbusters building, at 133 Portswood Road, as a warehouse for delivering groceries, food and drinks, including alcohol, for online sales and delivery to customer’s home or office address. The public is not admitted to the premises. HRA has lodged the following statement with Southampton and Eastleigh Licensing Partnership about the...
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Sunday 2nd May 2021 litter pick in Highfield – well done to all!

Neighbours got to know each other last Sunday during the litter pick organised by Katherine Barbour. Sue Wylde of Brookvale Road had noticed takeaway packaging around the area, particularly on Sunday mornings. She contacted Katherine and a date was fixed. Locals, including a gorgeous dog, spent an hour litter picking on streets around Highfield Church. A TV monitor was the largest item found!...
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Agenda: HRA Committee Meeting (on Zoom), 7 pm, Monday 10 May 2021

Agenda HRA Committee Meeting, 7 pm, Monday 10 May 2021 Via Zoom 19:00h Prof. Roger Brown will Chair the meeting 1.     Prof. Roger Brown – Welcome and opening remarks 2.     Declarations of interest – 3.     Apologies – 4.     Minutes from April 2021 have been circulated   5.     Short Presentation – Roberto Sordillo Voi Operations Manager – E-scooter update 6.     Matters...
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Local election results for Southampton City Council and also Portswood Ward

Here are the local Election results for Southampton and, also listed below for Portswood Ward, courtesy of Southampton City Council: The votes have all been counted and the final declarations made. The overall make up of Southampton City Council is now: Conservative – 25 seats Labour – 23 seats. See more...
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Refurbished, untitled sculpture on the University’s Highfield Campus

This untitled sculpture on the University’s Highfield Campus has just been refurbished. It is now looking quite smart. Photo by Peter Johnson
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Definitely a more rustic Highfield!

According to a comment from Raylene Poppleton on this Facebook post by See Southampton, “the original was found with several other old paintings and photographs in the sacristy of Highfield Church a few years ago. It’s a very small work. It was photographed for the HighfieldHistory website before it went back into storage. A few years later they weren’t in the same place when trying to...
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What a beautiful carpet of flowers at Southampton Old Cemetery, photo by Colin Lee

SEE Southampton 5 lMetSardpsruify ogaanttc 1sno9:irt5ed8  · Southampton Old Cemetery this morning. Photo: Colin Lee
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Latest edition of ‘Together we stand’ from the Portswood Dementia Action Group

Here is the latest ‘Together we stand’, produced by the Portswood Dementia Action Group which has articles for everyone. Born in lockdown 1, in March 2020, this might well be the 15th edition? Enjoy the articles on hobbies, including reupholstering chairs, leatherwork, gardening and yoga. TWS April 2021 FINAL
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