Petition - Save Bishops Waltham House Care Home

Response from Hampshire County Council, January 2024

Thank you for your petition entitled, “Save Bishops Waltham House Care Home”, which was submitted on 21 December 2023. Having been checked and verified by the Democratic & Member Services team following the Council’s established process, I confirm that out of a total of 27,134 signatures received, 1,008 were from a validated Hampshire address or postcode which is a requirement of the County Council’s petition process.

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Please be assured that your petition will be considered as part of the feedback to the consultation on the Hampshire County Council Care Service proposals. I would like to emphasise that at this stage no decision has yet been made regarding the proposals, and following consideration of the consultation feedback received, I will be making my decision on 8 February 2024.

Yours sincerely

Councillor Liz Fairhurst
Executive Lead Member for Adult Social Care and Public Health