Category: Village Events

Nominations for the Liddell and Hibbert Cups for 2024/25

HIBBERT AND LIDDELL CUPS 2024/25 – NOMINATIONS PLEASE These cups are awarded annually on the first Saturday in September, which this year will be 7th September. Past winners are all named HERE for the Liddell Cup and HERE for the Hibbert Cup along with being in frames in the …

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Abbotts Ann own Garden Competition — Threadgill Cup 2024

Are you thinking about entering? Dither no more. Just enter and enjoy Abbotts Ann own garden competition, run under the auspices of the village fete committee. FREE TO ENTER.  Garden vouchers for each category winner and the overall winner receives the Threadgill Cup. Categories. Large gardens ( more than 1/2 acre) Small gardens ( less …

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Sunday 5th November

Abbotts Ann Fireworks Display & Bonfire Night 2023! Join us on Sunday 5th November  at Bulbery Playing Field  from 4:30pm   Save 10% and purchase your Early Bird Tickets  on Eventbrite from Sunday 1st October  Scan the QR code on posters Or follow this link  for more information and to purchase tickets online: Family – £22 …

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Apple Day on 7th October 2023 at the Village Hall

We’re delighted to announce that Abbotts Ann’s Apple Day will be held on 7 October 2023 from 11.00 at the War Memorial Hall.  Apple Day has been a village tradition for many years but couldn’t take place during the years when we had COVID.  This year it’s back with a family-friendly bang!  Please pop the …

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Meet your Member of Parliament — Kit Malthouse

Kit Malthouse is our Member of Parliament for the North West Hampshire. My office is 2, Church Close, Andover, SP10 1DP. Call on 01264 401401  


THREADGILL CUP A village garden competition The Threadgill Cup is an annual garden competition for the Village and presented at the Village Fete. The cup is awarded to the overall winner and is judged in 4 different categories. The categories are large gardens (more than 1/2 acre), small gardens (less than 1/2 acre), pots and …

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Pattern of Church Services over the summer

The Rectory Upper Clatford SP11 7QP Dear friends, I very much hope that this letter finds you and your loved ones in good health, in body, mind and spirit. These past weeks have been testing for us all in many ways. However, I am pleased to write to you now, with the news that we …

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Andover Rotary Club Covid 19 Fund

Should you wish in the current crisis, and are not already doing so, to help those less fortunate than yourself but are not sure how to you are most welcome to join us in our endeavours:- The Rotary Club of Andover COVID 19 Fund COVID 19 has brought sickness, death and financial ruin to many …

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Message from Unity for the Community

A Message from Unity for the Community Coronavirus Covid-19 – Important updates This bulletin contains important updates. Please read and share widely: Grants available for charities to help them deal with Coronavirus. Unity has launched the Test Valley Community Helpline to put volunteers in touch with people who need their help. You can help. Government …

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Manor Farm Planning Application

The following communication was received from Michael Doherty I thought this planning application would be of interest for an article as one of the largest we have seen for the village in recent years. Regards Mike