Alresford starts preparing for annual Watercress Festival

Hampshire Chronicle: Basingclog Morris dancers at last year's event

2:00pm Thursday 24th April 2014

THE annual Watercress Festival will take place in Alresford next month, one of the biggest events in Hampshire.

Alresford news in brief

Hampshire Chronicle: Alresford council hears of danger to traffic posed by overgrown shrubs

2:22pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

VILLAGERS near Alresford are increasingly worried by suggestions for a new access road to serve a housing development off Sun Lane.

Long-serving village councillor Pat Seward dies

Hampshire Chronicle: Cllr Pat Seward

10:13am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A FOUR Marks councillor, Pat Seward, a former chairman of East Hampshire District Council, has died.

Alresford Town Council will not comment on plans to extend Hampshire airport operations

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12:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

ALRESFORD Town Council unanimously agreed not to comment on proposals for larger airspace at a Hampshire airport.

More speed cameras needed in Alresford

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6:19pm Monday 14th April 2014

RESIDENTS in Alresford have raised concerns about speeding motorists.

Battle of Cheriton reenacted to commemorate its 370th anniversary

Hampshire Chronicle: The Tillier’s Regiment of the Sealed Knot completed a 26-mile march between Basing and Bishop’s Sutton near Alresford

11:00am Monday 7th April 2014

DRESSED in full costume, an armed force marched across Hampshire at the weekend to mark the 370th anniversary of a famous battle.

Winchester City Council announces solar farm revenue

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester City Council complaints at five-year high

5:00pm Sunday 6th April 2014

WINCHESTER City Council has raked in a six-figure sum for permitting solar farms in the district, Council heard.

Winchester tax payers could foot the bill for Winchester City Council error

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11:00am Sunday 6th April 2014

WINCHESTER City Council has done a U-turn on the status of two Alresford car parks, which it had designated as “community assets”.

Alresford school children hone their juggling skills in time for circus arrival

Hampshire Chronicle: Pupils at Four Marks School, near Alresford, will take part in circus workshops in preparation for Cirque Normandie's arrival

10:58am Saturday 12th April 2014

CHILDREN near Winchester have been preparing for a special show by dressing up in clown costumes and honing their juggling skills.

Tickets selling for the mayor of Winchester's charity ball

Hampshire Chronicle: Ernie (left) and Barbara Jeffs (right) with their dog, Charlie.

5:39pm Friday 4th April 2014

THE Mayor of Winchester is staging an Ambassadors Ball next Friday, April 11, to raise money for charity.

Cash rolling in for Alresford parking

Hampshire Chronicle: Anger at plans to remove Alresford from constituency

9:00am Sunday 30th March 2014

PARKING in Alresford has generated so much revenue that the town will not be required to make a financial contribution to fund parking wardens this year.

Paths to be cleared in Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: Alresford civic group disbands as interest drops

5:13pm Saturday 29th March 2014

ELDERLY residents in Alresford may see encumbered pathways cleared in the not-too-distant future.

Alresford news in brief

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6:23pm Friday 28th March 2014

CHILDREN at Sun Hill Junior School in Alresford will receive some new equipment, aimed at the older school children, after discussions were held between the Town Council and Perins School. A donation from Tichborne and other charitable local organisations means that children aged between 11-13 should receive the new kit, which has yet to be decided upon, between now and 2015.

New rugby pitches in Alresford

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5:20pm Friday 28th March 2014

A NEW set of rugby pitches are to be developed at land in Alresford over the forthcoming year.

Historical steam engines transported through Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: The trains were being transported on the back of a low-loader. Picture credit: Andrew Napier

2:20pm Wednesday 26th March 2014

RESIDENTS near Alresford were treated to a heritage spectacle last week as steam engines of the Mid Hants Railway were transported through the town.

Calls to scrap Alresford development

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12:00pm Wednesday 26th March 2014

RESIDENTS in Alresford have called for all Local Plan development ideas to scrapped amid accusations that the town council has not acted in the best interests of the electorate.

Alresford school set to receive new equipment

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11:00am Wednesday 26th March 2014

A WINCHESTER school is set to receive new equipment following a recent generous donation.

Alresford councillor warns of dangers of broken pathway

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9:00am Sunday 23rd March 2014

ELDERLY residents in Alresford may see encumbered pathways cleared in the not-too-distant future.

Alresford woman and her dog to appear on TV for charity

Hampshire Chronicle: Alresford woman and her dog to appear on TV for charity

3:00pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

A WOMAN from Alresford has gone the extra mile for charity and taken her dog along with her as part of this year’s Sports Relief promotion.

Alresford Town Trust to display historic local artefacts

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2:31pm Monday 10th March 2014

ALRESFORD Town Trust is displaying historic artefacts unearthed in the Cheriton area.

Winchester Scouts handover cheque to Rotarians

Hampshire Chronicle: Alex King presents the cheque to Winchester Rotary President Nick Bell with Winchester ShelterBox Coordinator Alan Darlington.

2:41pm Monday 10th March 2014

WINCHESTER Explorer Scout Alex King recently joined Rotarians at their regular meeting to present a cheque for ShelterBox.

Serious crash on A272 near Winchester

Hampshire Chronicle: The crash scene this afternoon. Photo by Kevin Coltart

4:02pm Friday 7th March 2014

A MAIN road near Winchester was closed this afternoon after a serious crash on the A272.

Major Hampshire road reopens near Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: Duck race in Bramdean on the floodwater of the A272.

3:02pm Friday 7th March 2014

A MAJOR Hampshire road has reopened after closing for several weeks because of flooding.

Historic artefacts from Cheriton on show in Alresford Library

Hampshire Chronicle: A flint axe, also known as a Tranchet axe, or a Thames Pick

11:17am Tuesday 4th March 2014

ALRESFORD Town Trust is displaying historic artefacts unearthed in the Cheriton area.

Fund raiser for Perins tour of South Africa

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3:21pm Monday 3rd March 2014

PERINS School in Alresford is holding a quiz night to raise funds for the tour of South Africa in 2015.

Alresford civic chiefs to resist traveller sites unless other places take their share

8:00am Sunday 2nd March 2014

ALRESFORD civic chiefs say they will resist plans for a new gypsy and traveller site unless others are provided across the Winchester district.

Critic of Alresford Town Council branded 'vexatious'

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3:33pm Friday 28th February 2014

AN “unacceptable” letter has prompted Alresford town councillor to brand an allegedly desk-thumping resident “vexatious.”

Missing Alresford man sparks police appeal to public

Hampshire Chronicle: Michael Bateman

5:00pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

POLICE are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a missing man from near Alresford.

Alresford council critic branded 'vexatious'

Hampshire Chronicle: Robin Atkins

11:35am Tuesday 18th February 2014

AN “unacceptable” letter has prompted Alresford town councillor to brand an allegedly desk-thumping resident “vexatious.”

Attempted break-in near Alresford

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10:27am Tuesday 18th February 2014

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary near Alresford.

The latest Alresford news: in brief

Hampshire Chronicle: Oklahoma!: Andrew Carnes (Chris Lillywhite) and Curly McClain (Stephen Brill)

6:16pm Saturday 15th February 2014

* TIME is running out to get tickets for Alresford Community Theatre Society’s musical, Oklahoma!, to be staged from  Thursday to Saturday, February 20-22. The show will be at 7.30pm on the three days. with a 2pm show on Saturday.

Old Alresford parishioners farewell to priest

Hampshire Chronicle: Left to right: Revd. Phil Collins (Rector) Revd. Bryce Fletcher, Sandra Fletcher, Mayor & Mayoress of Winchester, Ernie and Barbara Jeffs

6:04pm Saturday 15th February 2014

PARISHIONERS packed Old Alresford church to say goodbye to their priest.

Call to restrict HGVs in Alresford

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5:30pm Friday 14th February 2014

NEARLY 2,000 people have signed a petition against lorries in a Hampshire market town.

Villagers fear rising levels in Cheriton near Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: Alison and Roger Bennett with city councillor Harry Verney this afternoon

6:08pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

RESIDENTS are fearing for the worst as a river threatens to burst its banks.

Winchester councillors review Boomtown licence on eve of teenager death inquest

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester councillors review Boomtown licence on eve of teenager death inquest

12:53pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

AN inquest will hear tomorrow how a teenager died at a Hampshire music festival.

Salisbury Plain Military Wives pull out all the stops for commemorative performance

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9:33am Tuesday 11th February 2014

RESIDENTS in Hampshire gathered together to witness a special performance to commemorate World War One.

Special zumba dance lessons to raise money for Comic Relief

Hampshire Chronicle: Zumba fun: Dancing and exercising

10:12am Monday 10th February 2014

ALRESFORD is to host a special hour of zumba dancing all in a bid to raise cash for Comic Relief.

Winchester residents put on high alert amid fears of rising water levels

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester residents put on high alert amid fears of rising water levels

11:28am Saturday 8th February 2014

RESIDENTS in Winchester and the surrounding villages should do all they can to prepare for even more wet weather over the weekend.

Alresford: Latest news in brief

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12:10pm Thursday 6th February 2014

TV PRESENTER Sally Taylor is supporting a charity event at the Long Barn in Alresford on February 14.

Successful year for Alresford Show

Hampshire Chronicle: Alresford always features an impressive horse show.

10:52am Thursday 6th February 2014

ALRESFORD Show last September enjoyed a near-record attendance, according to the annual report of the Alresford and District Agricultural Society.

Charity garden opening near Alresford cancelled

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10:44am Thursday 6th February 2014

THE garden at Bramdean House will be closed on Sunday February 16 because of flooding and storm damage.

Storm warnings for Hampshire and flood alerts in Winchester district

Hampshire Chronicle: Storm warnings for Hampshire and flood alerts in Winchester district

9:03am Tuesday 4th February 2014

HAMPSHIRE is set to be battered with gales of up to 70mph.

Botley teenager fined for poaching near Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: NIGHT STALK: A member of the poaching team on patrol

2:17pm Tuesday 4th February 2014

BOTLEY teenager Edward Goddard has been fined for poaching.

UPDATED: Man suffers head injury in street fall in Alresford

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12:57pm Friday 31st January 2014

A MAN suffered a head injury in a fall in an Alresford street this morning.

Emergency services called to Alresford street today

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11:19am Friday 31st January 2014

EMERGENCY services were called to outside a house in Alresford early today.

Bus services disrupted around Alresford for solar farm work

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4:57pm Thursday 30th January 2014

BUS travel around Alresford is being disrupted because of roadworks along the B3047 near Bishop’s Sutton.

County transport chiefs uncertain over traffic light idea in Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: The Soke in Alresford, on a quiet day!

4:55pm Thursday 30th January 2014

ALRESFORD civic chiefs are reporting that the county council is minded not to install traffic lights at The Soke.

UKIP forms new branch in Meon Valley

Hampshire Chronicle: UKIP leader to speak in Northwich

12:37pm Thursday 30th January 2014

THE anti-European Union political party has formed a new branch in the Meon Valley.

Sheep stray onto busy road near Winchester

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9:16am Wednesday 29th January 2014

STRAYING sheep caused a safety alert on a major Hampshire road this morning.

UPDATED: Car hits tree after violent mini-storm

Hampshire Chronicle: A fallen tree on Wonston Lane, near Sutton Scotney, yesterday evening at 6.50pm. Photo by Martin Pullan.

9:12am Monday 27th January 2014

SEVERAL cars were trapped by a violent but brief storm near Winchester on Saturday.


Alresford starts preparing for annual Watercress Festival (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 2:00pm Thu 24 Apr 14

THE annual Watercress Festival will take place in Alresford next month, one of the biggest events in Hampshire.

Alresford news in brief (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 2:22pm Wed 23 Apr 14

VILLAGERS near Alresford are increasingly worried by suggestions for a new access road to serve a housing…

Long-serving village councillor Pat Seward dies (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 10:13am Tue 22 Apr 14

A FOUR Marks councillor, Pat Seward, a former chairman of East Hampshire District Council, has died.

Alresford Town Council will not comment on plans to extend Hampshire airport operations (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 12:00pm Wed 16 Apr 14

ALRESFORD Town Council unanimously agreed not to comment on proposals for larger airspace at a Hampshire airport.

More speed cameras needed in Alresford (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 6:19pm Mon 14 Apr 14

RESIDENTS in Alresford have raised concerns about speeding motorists.

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