Book signing in Cheriton

8:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AUTHOR Jenny Piper will be at The Cafe On The Green, Cheriton, between 10am and 12 Noon on September 4 for the signing of her second novel, Moving On.

Alresford rapist jailed for 15 years

Hampshire Chronicle:

7:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

AN Alresford man has been jailed for 15 years for tying down and raping a girl in one of a string of serious sexual attacks on her.

Women's Institutes to host tent at Alresford Show

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1:40pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

THE Alresford Group of Women's Institutes has a tent at Alresford Show on September 6 and members of the WI in Bishop’s Sutton, Bramdean and Hinton Ampner, Easton, New Alresford, Swarraton and Northington and Wield say it is open to everyone.

New food outlet coming to Alresford

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8:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

ANOTHER food or drink outlet could be coming to Alresford.

Open day at the Eel House in Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: David Goodman, pulling on the rope helping with restoration work at the Eel House

1:34pm Monday 25th August 2014

THE Eel House near Alresford, closed for much of this year because high water levels made access dangerous, will open to the public today as well as September 13-14.

Charity car boot sale near Winchester postponed

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9:30am Monday 25th August 2014

AN annual charity boot sale near Winchester has been cancelled because of the poor weather.

Hidden garden in Old Alresford to open to public for charity

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:24am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A SECLUDED garden in Old Alresford will open to the public to raise funds for a family charity in Winchester.

Winchester students celebrate GCSE results

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

THERE were smiling faces and tears as Winchester students ripped open envelopes for their GCSE results last week.

Road near Winchester closed to recover combine harvester

Hampshire Chronicle:

2:11pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A BUSY road near Winchester has had to shut today to recover a combine harvester.

Alresford man on trial at Winchester Crown Court for rape

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:08pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

AN ALRESFORD man tied down and raped a girl in one of a string of serious sexual attacks on her, a court has heard.

GP surgeries' out-of-hours telephone service under the microscope

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3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Winchester surgeries fared well in providing out-of-hours information, according to a new patient's group report.

Alresford school reshuffles catering contractor

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A WINCHESTER school has appointed new catering contractors to start work next term.

Ropley Horticultural Show this Saturday

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2:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

ROPLEY Horticultural Society stages its Summer Show at the village hall, Vicarage Lane, on Saturday, August 23, from 2-3.45pm.

Community magazine near Alresford folds

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12:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

THE Village Voice magazine, serving the communities of Abbotstone, Bighton, Gundleton and Old Alresford, has produced its last edition.

Hampshire Country Sports Day returns on September 14

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:10am Sunday 17th August 2014

HAMPSHIRE Country Sports Day returns on Sunday September 14 to celebrate rural pursuits.

Sunday tea in the churchyard at West Meon

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12:49pm Saturday 16th August 2014

WEST Meon church is inviting people to enjoy tea in the churchyard every Sunday in August, from 3-5pm.

Steam train to connect historic railways for the first time

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

TWO of the South's most popular heritage railways are to be connected by steam train for the first time.

Search for affordable housing sites in Old Alresford

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11:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

PARISH councillors in Old Alresford are to stroll around the village with a housing officer looking at potential sites for affordable homes.

Alresford actress mucks out farm animals to support charity walk

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:30am Thursday 14th August 2014

A POPULAR Alresford actress was not afraid to muck in to spread the word about her mass charity walk.

Winchester writer pleas for help to publish children's book via social media

Hampshire Chronicle:

7:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A WINCHESTER writer has given himself less than 30 days to raise nearly £5,000 to publish a new children’s book in a bid to boost the publishing trade.

News in brief from Bramdean

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6:23pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A CHARITY annual car boot sale will be held in Bramdean on Bank Holiday Monday, August 25.

Successful exhibition on Great War and Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: Alresford civic group disbands as interest drops

1:53pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

SEVERAL hundred visitors to the Alresford Community Centre on August 9-10 appreciated an exhibition commemorating the contribution made by Alresford and the surrounding area during World War One.

No law-breakers after village speed checks

Hampshire Chronicle: One in ten speed cameras across Britain do not contain film.

1:00pm Sunday 10th August 2014

SPEED checks in Kilmeston conducted early one morning reported no drivers breaking the law.

Alresford Town Council keen to preserve recycling centre

Hampshire Chronicle: The ‘Recycle+’ system is part of the Council’s work to increase recycling rates in the borough, to help hit the Welsh Government’s strict statutory targets for recycling and composting.

10:00am Sunday 10th August 2014

ALRESFORD Town Council is keen to preserve the recycling centre in Prospect Road.

Former Alresford schoolgirl moves to New York to pursue acting dream

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Saturday 9th August 2014

IF you can make it there, you can make it anywhere.

A problem-free start for BoomTown, say organisers

Hampshire Chronicle:

6:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

BOOMTOWN organisers said the first full day of the event near Winchester has gone without a hitch.

Binky Bear book signing in Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle: 'Let me show you round Alresford' - Binky Bear's first book is set in the town, close to where authors Liz Nankivell (left) and Moira Knapman live

5:31pm Thursday 7th August 2014

READERS have the chance to meet the authors of Alresford’s favourite children’s character.

Funeral for villager Gladys Trickle who served church near Alresford for 60 years

Hampshire Chronicle: The party for Gladys Trickle

5:19pm Thursday 7th August 2014

A VILLAGER who gave 60 years service to her local church has passed away in hospital aged 88.

Display of WW1 memorabilia at Alresford Community Centre

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:12pm Thursday 7th August 2014

A DISPLAY of World War One memorabilia will be on show at Alresford Community Centre this weekend.

TV actress organises charity walk for Southampton General Hospital

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

YOU could end up acting next to Sarah Parish in a forthcoming major BBC drama.

Winchester teens take part in Access All Areas fitness programme

Hampshire Chronicle:

2:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

IT was a day of human football, clay pigeon shooting and even a spot of DJ mixing for Winchester’s teens.

Stolen car found burnt out near Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:57am Tuesday 5th August 2014

POLICE are investigating after a stolen car was found burnt out near Alresford.

Winchester gears up for annual Ride and Stride

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

WINCHESTER residents are gearing up for a challenge to raise vital funds for the county’s churches.

Jumble sale in Itchen Abbas

6:43pm Friday 1st August 2014

THIS weekend villagers in Itchen Abbas will be gathering up their old toys and books.

News from Kilmeston

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3:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

KILMESTON village fete on June 7 raised an impressive £4,600 to be divided between the village hall and St Andrew’s church.

Two large homes set for countryside near Alresford

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11:29am Thursday 31st July 2014

A RARE opportunity to build two country houses has arisen on the Grange Estate, home of the Baring family, near Alresford.

No cash for flood defence improvements in Cheriton

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

11:08am Thursday 31st July 2014

NO money is available for anti-flooding improvements in Cheriton, the parish council was told.

Town councillors support proposal for 400 new homes on edge of Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

COUNCILLORS have voted to endorse plans for nearly 400 homes on the edge of Alresford, and work with a community group to develop an alternative option.

Watercress beds in Itchen Stoke going uncultivated for fear of pollution charges

Hampshire Chronicle: Left to right: Mr Ranald, Amanda Marshall, son Joshua, and Jon Marshall.

2:43pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

THE threat of swingeing new charges looks set to kill off one of the most historic watercress beds in Hampshire.

Boomtown organisers make final preparations for upcoming festival

Hampshire Chronicle: Organisers look to increase BoomTown festival’s capacity by two-thirds

1:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

FINAL preparations are under way for the biggest festival in the Winchester area.

Town council U-turn on development in Alresford

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

TOWN councillors have ‘U-turned’ and are set to support plans to build nearly 400 homes on farmland on the edge of Alresford.

Racing evening to take place in memory of Hursley epilepsy sufferer

Hampshire Chronicle:

5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

A RACE evening in memory of a young Hursley woman who recently died will be held this Saturday.

Save the Children sale in Alresford

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5:02pm Thursday 24th July 2014

SAVE the Children is holding a summer sale on Saturday July 26 at Alresford Community Centre from 9am-12.30pm.

Exhibition of World War One photographs in Alresford

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

5:01pm Thursday 24th July 2014

TO coincide with the centenary of the start of the First World War, Alresford Heritage (in conjunction with Alresford Museum) will be displaying a collection of photographs of Alresford and the surrounding villages.

Alresford beer festival this Saturday

Hampshire Chronicle: Mel Denton and Allan Edgerton enjoy a pint at the beer festival. Pictures: THOMAS KELSEY

4:58pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ALRESFORD Beer festival is this Saturday, from 1-11pm.

Pre-School completes its new garden with help from Alresford Rotary

Hampshire Chronicle:

2:00pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

CHERITON-based Cherry Tree Pre-School has completed of its new garden with the help of Alresford Rotary.

Alresford residents "appalled" with town council over Local Plan proposals

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:29am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

RESIDENTS of Alresford say they are “appalled” with their town council over the way it has handled proposals for nearly 400 new homes.

Thieves strike at house with door left open

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12:23pm Monday 21st July 2014

POLICE are investigating after a mobile phone was stolen from a house in a village near Alresford.

Winchester charity patron opens her doors to Hampshire Fare Food event

Hampshire Chronicle:

4:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

THE patron of a Winchester charity played host with her husband last week for a fundraising evening of fizz and canapés.

Alresford Town Council settles employment case

Hampshire Chronicle: The ARC

2:08pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

ALRESFORD town council have agreed to pay £5,000 to settle an employment tribunal case.


Book signing in Cheriton (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 8:00am Wed 27 Aug 14

AUTHOR Jenny Piper will be at The Cafe On The Green, Cheriton, between 10am and 12 Noon on September 4 for the…

Alresford rapist jailed for 15 years (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 7:00am Tue 26 Aug 14

AN Alresford man has been jailed for 15 years for tying down and raping a girl in one of a string of serious sexual…

Women's Institutes to host tent at Alresford Show (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 1:40pm Tue 26 Aug 14

THE Alresford Group of Women's Institutes has a tent at Alresford Show on September 6 and members of the WI in…

New food outlet coming to Alresford (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 8:00am Tue 26 Aug 14

ANOTHER food or drink outlet could be coming to Alresford.

Open day at the Eel House in Alresford (link)

hampshirechronicle.co.uk 1:34pm Mon 25 Aug 14

THE Eel House near Alresford, closed for much of this year because high water levels made access dangerous, will…

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