A Facebook group called “Save our Station (SOS)” is appealing for support to combat the proposed cuts from South Western Railways to the services at Winchfield and Hook, as part of a timetable consultation. South Western Railway (SWR) has issued a consultation paper to reduce services from both stations. These reductions will affect the morning… Read More


October kicks off the season’s festivities in style. From vibrant firework displays to traditional harvest festivals, the local communities have spared no efforts to bring you a whole host of great family entertainment. With the festive season just around the corner, many may be hoping for October to be the calm before the storm. Quite… Read More


Do you have an upcoming event? Perhaps you’ve got a fundraising goal in mind? Are you a local arts group who would like to promote your next performance? A local school with a fayre? If any of the above, or any other events come to mind, please get in touch. As an agent selling in the… Read More


At Mackenzie Smith we have added more strings to our bow when it comes to proactively promoting our clients properties and offering useful information and advice to the community. You won’t get a dull feed of properties but useful insight into the local property market, links to feature property editorials, news from our 5 offices… Read More


Hartley Wintney Picked Out as Best Again

  Once again Hart District, specifically Hartley Wintney, has been picked out as one of most desirable locations to reside in the country, this time by The Sunday Times in part one of their ‘Best Places to Live in Britain’ feature. The article from the 17th March cites the pleasant environment of woodland, heath arable… Read More


As every year, December sees a flurry of school plays, fetes and markets, an ideal opportunity to bring the community together and pick up a few unusual Christmas presents. This year we have been lucky enough to offer our support to Whitewater Infants school in Rotherwick on the 6th December, who rose a fantastic £650.50… Read More


All plots now sold on Phase 2 of the Queensgate development. We are delighted to announce that all the plots at Queensgate during this phase have now Sold. We would like to wish all the new residents of this fantastic Farnborough community all the best for the future. We hope you have had a pleasant… Read More


We were delighted to receive a letter from Bevan Lodge Community Pre-School in Farnborough this week confirming the success of their fundraising efforts at their Christmas Fair in December 2011. The event was enjoyable for pupils, siblings and parents alike. Although it feels a long time ago now the school was brimming with festive spirit.… Read More


  The vision by developers Inland Homes when designing Queensgate was to create a landscaped community of high quality homes with an emphasis on design and sustainability.   Now phase 1 is completely constructed, sold out and well on its way to becoming an established community. With the growth of the Queensgate Community Association who… Read More


Ash Manor Fete Summer 2010 Ash Manor School fete in June boasted a fantastic turnout to enjoy the stalls and activities hosted by pupils, teachers and the PTA.  Each house ran their own activities raising a staggering £835.51 for the house charities; Naomi Hospice, Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice, Hope for Uganda and Great Ormond Street Hospital. … Read More