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Village Maintenance

Report a problem to Hampshire County Council 

Potholes: link.

Paving: link

Street lighting: link.

Trees or hedges: link

Flooding or drainage: link 

Rights of way: link 



Parish Lengthsman Scheme

Hampshire County Council provide funding for defined works and services (see list below) operated through a Parish Lengthsman Scheme Agreement. 

If you have any suggestions of work within the parish for the Lengthsman to carry out OR you identify any other village maintenance issues  you'd like to bring to the attention of the Parish Council, please contact the Clerk using the online form below.


  • Clearing existing drainage grips
  • Maintaining ditches
  • Cleaning channels
  • Clearing outfalls
  • Rodding pipes (off highway)
  • Flood prevention works (as specifically directed by the Parish Council as “Further Works”)


  • Cleaning (non illuminated)
  • Minor repairs

Other Minor Works

  • Remove soil/detritus
  • Cutting back vegetation overhanging the road or footway
  • Clearing footways of weeds/moss
  • Removing vegetation from parapets or fences
  • Grass strimming
  • Reporting defects
  • Sweeping
  • Litter picking
  • Removing flyposting
  • Unauthorised sign and graffiti removal
  • Cleaning street name plates
  • Cleaning bus shelters
  • Minor repairs to street furniture
  • ‘Village upkeep’