They've battled for 13 years but tonight campaigners have lost their fight to stop 2 thousand new homes being built in their community.
The scheme at Barton Farm - on the outskirts of Winchester - has been approved at appeal - after the threat of a legal challenge by the developer Cala Homes. This from Kerry Swain.
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A damp and cold night ahead. Valentine's Day will start cloudy but become brighter in the afternoon. Risk of showers along the Kent coast.
Cold and damp tonight with outbreaks of rain. A cold and dull start to Valentine's Day but becoming drier and brighter by the afternoon.
Rain turning more patchy this afternoon but more persistent along the coast. Feeling cold in the brisk north-easterly wind.