Welcome to the website of Ringwood Town Council. We’re here to help with all things Ringwood. You’ll find information about us and the services we provide as well as links to the other local authorities serving this area and useful information. We hope you find what you came here for but if not, we are only a phone call or email away and waiting to hear from you.
We organize a Fireworks Display, the Act of Remembrance at the War Memorial and a Christmas Fair every year and other one-off events. There are links to other local events too.read more
Please see the meetings page for details of upcoming meetings of the Council and its committees and the business to be discussed. Please join us and have your say on issues that affect you.read more
Cllr. Gareth Deboos has been elected by the Councillors as Town Mayor. He chairs meetings of the full Council and represents the Council and the town at civic functions. His deputy is Cllr. Rae Frederick.read more
For details of our skate park, children’s play areas, bookable football pitches and cricket ground and links to other local sports facilities, see here.read more
Whether you are an experienced grower or newly interested in producing your own fruit and vegetables, we are likely to have a suitable plot at one of our allotment sites.read more
Information about Ringwood Cemetery and copies of our guides, application forms, regulations and table of fees are available to download from this part of our website.read more
These are difficult times for local community groups and not-for-profit organisations. If you need a helping hand to serve the people of Ringwood, we may be able to award you a grant.read more
Why not explore the green spaces we look after for the town? Begin re-connecting with Ringwood’s quieter outdoor corners and get more information on children’s play areas.read more
Ringwood is special to everyone who knows it. Click below to see just a few of the reasons why.Read more
Ringwood Gateway provides information on local government services (Council Tax, parking, housing, etc.) and visitor attractions.Read more
Ringwood has a long and fascinating history. It is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 and retains many features of interest. There is a potted history of the town composed by Tony White here. The historic map of 1872 pictured here illustrates quite how much the town has grown in recent decades. Today, much of the town centre is protected as a conservation area. The map here shows the precise extent of this.
Last weekend, the Ringwood Twinning Association hosted a group of visitors from Ringwood’s twin town in France, Pont-Audemer. Click on the image above to read all about it.
You may have noticed that we haven’t planted the usual bedding flowers on the town roundabout this year. Click on the photo above to find out why.
Wessex Water will shortly be starting a project to upgrade infrastructure at the Ringwood Water Recycling Centre, off Hampshire Hatches Lane. This £1.8 million scheme will get under way on Monday 5 June and is expected to continue for around seven months, until the end of December 2023. Click on the image above to view the press release from Wessex Water.