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NMRA - Your Residents' Association

The New Milton Residents' Association (NMRA) is an Association which represents the residents of the Parish of New Milton, including the areas of Ashley, Bashley and Barton on Sea. We work together to represent the collective views of our cohesive community, to highlight important issues and to work in partnership with others to make New Milton a better place to live, work and play.


Last Updated 12th March : 2018/2019 Committee and Office Bearers appointed at AGM held on 10th March.


Please note the change of date for the May General Meeting which has been brought forward to Tuesday 24th April - to enable us to hear a Presentation about The New Milton Neighbourhood Plan.


Coach Trip to the Isle of Wight and Osborne House & Gardens.


PUBLIC NOTICE : Part of Barton on Sea Beach closed after Cliff slip.


FOCUS : Deadline Date for submission of articles/letters/date for the diary for the April Issue is 13th March.




With membership of your Residents' Association, you will receive 12 issues of the 24 Page Colour "Focus" delivered to your door by our volunteer network - and you can attend all of our General Meetings.

All of this will only cost you £3.00 per year !

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We have six general meetings a year plus an Annual General Meeting and Open Forum - generally held at The New Milton Community Centre and they alternate in timings between 2:15 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Topics vary widely, generally in reponse to requests made to us.

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 Community in Action - a new group within NMRA to develop the social aspects of the association. The objective is to bring New Milton residents of all ages together,  to enjoy themselves,  with an aim of raising funds to support those who are less fortunate than ourselves.

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About Us

Your Association in one form or another has now been in existence since 1905 - very early in the development of our town.

We now represent some 3,300 households in our town and the organisation is run by a team of 12 Office Bearers and Committee. The stronger our membership, the stronger the voice we can have to influence various issues in the Town

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Car Boot Sales in the Warm

On the 10th March, NMRA in conjunction with the Lions Club of New Milton, will be holding a Table Top Sale at The Memorial Centre. Remember that your rubbish may well be someone else's treasure.

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Our Next Meeting




10:15 p.m.

The New Milton Community Centre


2018 Meeting Dates


*Regular meetings with our Town, District and County Councillors to discuss and review activities and future plans for the Town - echoing the views of our Members

* Continual monitoring of development plans for our town and where necessary the submission of comments to the appropriate authorities and local bodies.

* In Partnership with our local Police we are working to reinvigorate and extend the coverage of Neighbourhood Watch Schemes in the Town. 

Coming Soon in  New Milton and Around the Area

Scroll down inside the box below to see the activities in the coming days. Courtesy of