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NB: All events subject to change. Please check back closer to the date
Day Date Time Location Event



3rd December

12.30pm Littleton Funeral & Burial of Ulrike Blatchford

5th December 

2.30pm Littleton Wedding of Gary Baker & Pippa Walker

16th December

11am Littleton Funeral & Burial of Adrian Howells

23rd December

POSTPONED to 22nd December 2021

12.30pm (tbc) Chilbolton Wedding of Barnaby Reekes & Emily Souter


Saturday 3rd April 2.00pm Wherwell Wedding of Sam Bussell & Jessica Lanyon
Friday 30th April 1.00pm Sparsholt Wedding of Richard Murray & Malaika Haynes
Saturday 1st May 2.30pm Wherwell Wedding of James Blackmoor & Kate Riney
Saturday 8th May 2.30pm Crawley Wedding of Daniel Cheater & Helen Bramwell
Saturday 15th May 2.30pm Sparsholt Wedding of Henry Message & Georgina Craig Harvey
Saturday 22nd May 2pm Sparsholt Wedding of Will Davies & Lucy Conroy
Friday 28th May 1pm Sparsholt Wedding of Callum Weir & Antonette Price
Saturday 29th May 1pm Chilbolton Wedding of Oliver Peach & Bean Mhi O'Boyle
Saturday 5th June 3pm Wherwell Blessing of Vows of Matt Barrett & Nadine Abelado
Saturday 5th June 3.30pm Sparsholt Wedding of Lee Hall & Jadine Crosswell
Saturday 12th June 12 noon - 3.30pm Wherwell Wherwell Fete
Saturday 19th June 1-4pm Sparsholt  Sparsholt Fete
Saturday 26th June 12.30 - 3.30pm Chilbolton Chilbolton Fete
Saturday 10th July 3pm Chilbolton Wedding of John Newton & Emma Boswell
Saturday 17th July tbc Chilbolton Wedding of Steve Hellyer & Hayley Wright
Saturday 24th July 12.30pm Littleton Wedding of Chris Westwood & Hilary Thomas
Saturday 31st July 12 noon Littleton Wedding of Daniel Pickering & Sara Evans
Saturday 31st July 3.30pm Sparsholt Wedding of Richard Sage & Suzanne Wesley
Saturday 21st August  12.30pm Sparsholt Wedding of Shane Webb & Terri Hyde
Thursday 26th August 11.30am Sparsholt Wedding of Leigh Faux & Georgina Evangelos
Saturday 2nd October  3pm Wherwell Wedding of Harry Wolrige Gordon & Hattie McMillan
Saturday 30th October  3pm Chilbolton Wedding of Alex McIntosh & Bobby Coleman
Saturday 4th December 1.30pm Littleton Wedding of Andrew Hards & Amy Barnes
Tuesday 22nd December 12.30pm Chilbolton Wedding of Barnaby Reekes & Emily Souter


KEY to event Location: Ch = Chilbolton; Cr = Crawley; Li = Littleton; Sp = Sparsholt; Wh = Wherwell

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or telephone the Benefice Office open daily 9.00am-5.00pm; Tel: 01962 880845