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Annual Review of Activities 

Notices in brief...

For all the notices and more information, please see our Notices page

Final Spring Meditation at Wherwell Church

3rd June 2018 at 6pm

Please see our Notices  page for further information

The return of Cantores Episcopi - songs for a Summer Afternoon

Saturday 9th June, 3pm, St Catherine's Church Room, Littleton

Please see our Notices  page for further information

Save the dates 

9th June - 12 noon to 3pm - Wherwell Church Fete

24th June - afternoon - Wherwell Open Gardens

24th June - afternoon - Littleton Open Gardens, cream teas

30th June - 12.30-3.30pm - Chilbolton Church Fete and Village BBQ

30th June - 1.00-4.00pm - Sparsholt Village Fete

17th November - Charity Gift Fair, Crawley Village Hall. More info to follow.

Benjamin Britten


Saturday 23rd June 2018


Winchester Cathedral

In support of the Royal British Legion

Please see War_Req_Poster_rev1 for full details

Parish Magazine Deadline

Copy for August/September edition of the Benefice Parish Magazine should be submitted by 12.00 noon - 9 July.

  St Mary the Less, Chilbolton - Annual Review of Activites for 2016


  St Mary's, Crawley - Annual review of Activities for 2016  Crawley_APCM_2017_-_Annual_Report_of_Year_2016
  St Catherine's, Littleton -  Annual Review of Activities for 2016


  St Stephen's, Sparsholt - Annual Review of Activities for 2016  Sparsholt_APCM_Meeting_2017_-_Annual_Report_for_Year_2016
  St Peter & Holy Cross, Wherwell - Annual Review of Activites 2016


  St Catherine's Littleton - Annual Report and Accounts for 2017 StCatherine-2017AnnualReportandAccounts