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23 June, 2018

Bentworth Village Picnic

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This year marks 100 years since the end of ‘The War to End All Wars.’ Let’s all gather together on Saturday June 30th from 12 noon on the school playing fields to meet with family, friends and neighbours and enjoy some summer sunshine to acknowledge those who have given us our freedom. ...

20 June, 2018

Bentworth Film Night – 10th July – “The Post”

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We are pleased to announce that our next showing will be on Tuesday 10th July when we will screen ‘The Post’. Rated as one of the best films of 2017 and directed by Steven Spielberg. Meryl Streep stars as Katherine Graham, the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and Tom Hanks as Ben Bradlee, the executive editor of The Washington Post. Graham races to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spans three decades and four U.S. presidents. Together, they must overcome their differences as they risk their careers — and very freedom — to help bring long-buried truths to light. ...

10 June, 2018

St Mary’s Loves Music Festival – Saturday 16th June

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11 HOURS OF NON-STOP MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT IN BENTWORTH Something for everyone – we have an awesome array of bands, food stalls, a bar, kids entertainment and activities, plus wellness / treatment areas for anybody wanting to slow things down for a while… ...

04 June, 2018

Lasham Classical Music Festival – Thursday 7 – Sunday 10 June 2018

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The Festival brings together the Lasham Festival Players (a group of young professional musicians), the Choir from St John’s Alresford featuring soloists Wendy Busby and Tom Jesty, and, on the final evening, James Willis as narrator. Our Musical Director is Josh Hall who is a Lasham native, attended St Mary’s Bentworth Primary School and Churchers College before leaving to study at the Birmingham Conservatoire and Royal Northern College of Music. ...

01 June, 2018

Bentworth Village Fete – 7th July 2018

Fete

Planning is well under way for this year’s fete and things are going well! However there are still a few stalls which need to be manned and we are looking for volunteers to run these stalls. If you are able to help please can you call me on 561227 or speak to a committee member. We also need help to set up during the evening of Friday 6th July. If you are able to spare some time we will be on the school field from 6pm and it would be great to see you. ...

17 May, 2018

Royal Wedding Party – 20th May

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How about meeting on the village green this Saturday from 2pm to celebrate The Royal Wedding? Please feel free to  include family and friends to join in the fun – but probably only if the weather is dry !!! ...

27 April, 2018

St Mary’s Bentworth CE Aided Primary School

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Welcome to St Mary’s Bentworth Church of England Primary School St Mary’s Bentworth is a Church of England Voluntary Aided school, nestled in the small rural Hampshire village of Bentworth. We pride ourselves in providing an engaging, secure and happy learning environment with caring Christian principles embedded in school life. Our three values are Love, Respect, and Belonging and we work hard to ensure these are ‘lived’ values. ...

07 April, 2018

Charity Talk – HMS Ocean – Thursday 26th April 2018

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Susie Greenwood is hosting another of her fabulous talks this time by RUSS MALLACE who joined the navy in April 1949 aged 18. He served as a fighter pilot flying Sea Furies from HMS Ocean from May to November 1952 during the Korean war. ...

29 March, 2018

Bentworth Village Fete

Fete

The Bentworth Village summer fete will be held from 2 – 5pm on Saturday 7th July 2018 on the school field and in Jubilee Hall. With traditional stalls, activities, food and drink there will be something for everyone. Please come along to support this fun and worthwhile event which supports the village and wider community. Charlie Phillips [Please note that this message is not posted on behalf of Bentworth Parish Council and does not necessarily reflect the Parish Council’s policy] ...

13 March, 2018

Neighbourhood Watch

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It has been my good fortune over the past few years to co-ordinate the Neighbourhood Watch service for Bentworth. However, I have now handed over to Patrick Cornelius, who together with John Stockdale’s e-mails will continue to advise of the goings-on with the Police and the criminal element in our neighbourhood. ...