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25 June, 2017

Alton Decorative and Fine Arts Society

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The next meeting will be on 12 September when the Lecture will be preceded by the AGM. Following this will be the Cline Kilner Memorial Lecture to be given by Sarah Deere-Jones who will talk on: History of the harp from Mediterranean antiquity to 20th Century. ...

29 May, 2017

Bentworth Fete – Tombola

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Collection Weekend of 17th/18th June It’s that time again… Do you have any good quality new or unused items for an adult’s and a children’s tombola? ...

29 May, 2017

Alton Decorative and Fine Arts Society (ADFAS)

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13th June: Dr Sam Moorhead AD 410. The Year that shook Rome To be held at Alton Maltings Centre 7pm for a glass of wine, Lectures start at 8pm. The next meeting will be on 12 September when Sarah Deere-Jones will talk on: History of the harp from Mediterranean antiquity to 20th Century ...

28 May, 2017

Farm Notes

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The hoped for rain has arrived and crops, grass, flowers and planted vegetables will be transformed. In April we recorded about 18 mm early in the month from a Saturday storm and then a few millimetres just before the month’s end. Now the plants have the moisture in the rooting zone and will take up the nutrients. The warmer days of March and early April resulted in crop growth stages being about 12 days ahead of a normal season but the cold winds of late April slowed growth to a normal year. Growth stages are determined by dissecting the plants and identifying the growth stage from sometimes tiny embryonic leaves or ears – patience and a good blade are required. ...

28 May, 2017

Wildlife Support & Conservation

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Children’s Art Competition: Over 170 entries have been received from primary and preschool children between the age of two and eleven years of age. Many thanks to all the teachers who helped make this possible! Children used their imaginations and drew or painted pictures of trees, and wildlife. Some entries are very interesting and creative. ...

25 May, 2017

Bentworth Fete Bottle Stall

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Collection of bottles for the village fete bottle stall will happen over the weekend of 17/18 June. If you are expecting to be out, please leave them on your doorstep, or drop them off at Hill House, Village Street. Alternatively you can contact 562763 to arrange collection. ...

30 April, 2017

Hampshire Federation of W.I.

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At our April meeting the speaker was the producer of Country Ways, Stuart Judd, which started in 1983 and ran for 25 years with 305 episodes of country life in the southern region. ...

30 April, 2017

Wildlife Support and Conservation

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Last month I wrote about Bat species, but at that time we had no pictures. Thanks to Fabio Perselli at Friars Oak, Medstead, we have a lovely picture of a Common Pipistrelle Bat discovered in the loft. ...

30 April, 2017

Grassi & Jones Cookery Masterclasses

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LAUNCHING OUR SPRING/SUMMER MASTERCLASS DATES Come and join in a relaxed and informative Cookery Masterclass in the heart of the Hampshire countryside with Catherine Grassi and Debbie Spencer-Jones. ...

26 March, 2017

Charity Talk – Georgina Hermitage MBE

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A talk by local sporting heroine Georgina Hermitage MBE, Rio Paralympics 2016 Double Gold and Silver medal winner. Saturday 1st April 2017 6-7:30pm, Beech Village Hall, GU34 4AD ...

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