SOUTH Wonston Parish Council has given an update on highway works in the village.

According to the council, the works to repair defects on Alresford Drove have been completed, with the remaining works to be rescheduled. Meanwhile, a sign on Christmas Hill was erected on Wednesday, February 14.

MICHELDEVER Variety Group will be holding its Play In a Week workshop from April 2 to April 6. This year’s play is Matilda and is aimed at children aged between eight and 12.

The workshop will be running from 10am to 4pm each day, with a showtime of 7pm on April 6. The workshop costs £100, with a £30 deposit to secure a child’s space. For more information or to register interest, email

SOUTH Wonston Sustainability is hoping to set up a repair café. It is currently looking for volunteers to help with both behind the scenes admin and repair work, and is holding an information evening on Tuesday, March 5. The event will be at the South Wonston Pavilion from 7pm to 9pm, those who wish to attend should RSVP to

THE Dever Singers will be celebrating its 40th anniversary with a Passion Sunday service at St Mary the Virgin Church, in Micheldever, on March 17 at 6pm. The group will be having a bigger celebratory concert in the summer.

SOUTH Wonston Sustainability is urging the parish to join the ‘renewable energy conversation’ by completing a questionnaire by 5pm on Sunday, February 25.

The findings of the survey and a workshop, which was held in October, will be included in a final report for residents, South Wonston Parish Council and Winchester City Council, which both funded this project.

This will inform the city council and any potential renewable energy providers of the likely support from residents for a project in the future. For more information contact

SOUTH Wonston Baby and Toddler Group will be returning to South Wonston Pavilion on Wednesday, February 21. This is following the group having a break over the half-term holidays.

MICHELDEVER Church of England Primary School is looking for new governors to join the Federation Governing Body. The team of nine governors led by chair Claire Bentham works with the headteachers and schools to make strategies and hold the schools to account.

The Dever Valley Federation Governing Body is looking for people who are able to dedicate around two hours of their week.

For more information contact Carey Hornby at

SOUTH Wonston’s warm hub café continues every Monday from 12.30 to 2.30pm at the Sports and Recreation Pavilion in Lower Road. Anyone can go along for some free tea, coffee, biscuits and soup and to meet new people.

THE Half Moon and Spread Eagle pub in Micheldever is looking for more staff to join the team, with front-of-house, bar, waiting and kitchen positions on offer. Anyone interested in a part-time or permanent position should contact