Published: 2 Jul 19

Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council are carrying out a review of its polling districts and is seeking the views of residents. At present the polling stations for Old Basing & Lychpit are The Royal British Legion, Old Basing and The Lychpit Community Hall, Lychpit. Read More...

Operation Resilience - B918 - A30 London Road, Old Basing - Carriageway Resurfacing - Advance Night Working Notification from Hampshire Highways

Published: 19 Jun 19

As part of the annual programme of works being undertaken by Operation Resilience we will be undertaking carriageway resurfacing on A30 London Road, Old Basing. The work is programmed for August 2019 and is estimated to take 5 nights to complete. Read More...


Published: 18 Jun 19

At the request of County Councillor, Elaine Still, Hampshire Highways has provided an update on what is being done about flooding under the Milkingpen Lane Bridge: Read More...


Published: 3 Jun 19

Notice of Temporary Road Closure - Newnham Lane, Hook Read More...


Published: 15 Jan 19

Cemetery & Allotment Inspections in 2019 will take place on the following dates: w/c 29 April w/c 1 July w/c 7 October Read More...


Published: 5 Nov 18

After 30 years of service to the community, the current directors of Country Watch will stand down in January. New directors are needed urgently to keep this organisation going Read More...

Parish Vacancy


Assistant Clerk vacancy - 18 hours per week *

We are seeking someone to maintain and enhance service delivery through the provision of technical and administrative support to the Parish Clerk.

Job responsibilities include routine office administration: preparing agendas and writing minutes of meetings: deputising for the Clerk: the management of the Cemetery and Allotments: taking bookings for Council venues: interacting with the community: and working with Parish Councillors to deliver a good service to parishioners.

The successful candidate will have good interpersonal and organisational skills, and the ability to communicate information accurately in addition to good computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Some evening work for Committee meetings and some out of hours working will be required.

The successful candidate will be required to study for the Certificate in Local Council Administration, if not already held. Starting salary will depend on experience and qualifications.


To apply, and for further information, please send your CV to:

The Clerk, Old Basing and Lychpit Parish Council, The Pavilion,

The Recreation Ground, The Street, Old Basing, Basingstoke. RG24 7DA

E mail : Tel: 01256 462847

Closing date for applications is 2 August 2019

* On an annualised basis.

Parish Councillor Vacancy

The council still has a single vacancy for the Lychpit ward. If you are interested in offering your time to please contact the Parich Clerk in the first instance