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Oxford and Cambridge – A Tale of Two Cities – a Martyr Worthy Lecture

  Dr John Davies is a particularly welcome guest in the Valley.  He has spoken to us twice before in his specialist area – architecture.  After 34 years practising medicine in Winchester, he knows us very well and knows exactly … Continue reading

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The World in Conflict – a Martyr Worthy Lecture by John Andrews

This evening another fascinating talk in an excellent series of the 2016/17 Martyr Worthy lectures.  This time the speaker (who was introduced by John Lang and Revd Rebecca Fardell) was John Andrews a senior contributing editor for the Economist. An … Continue reading

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Martyr Worthy Lectures – the Dutch Golden Age

On Tuesday 15th November, Revd Amanda Denniss introduced the first of this series of Martyr Worthy lectures, given by Rear Admiral John Lang.  It was a packed house in Itchen Abbas Village Hall to hear this very popular speaker talk … Continue reading

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Don Giovanni at St John’s Itchen Abbas by Nick Owen

Don Giovanni in Itchen Abbas Church 14th-16th October 2016 I can say truthfully that the production of the opera was a triumph of hope over expectations. It will be reviewed in The Valley News and Hampshire Chronicle, but I think … Continue reading

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Don Giovanni starts at 7.30pm not 8pm..

…as stated in Church Matters…..sorry!

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Harvest Lunch 2016

A Harvest Festival is not really a festival without some kind of celebratory lunch or dinner and today 75 or so Itchen Valley residents crowded into the Itchen Abbas and Avington Village Hall for just that.. Today the whole event … Continue reading

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Quiz at St John’s Itchen Abbas, Saturday 19th November 2016

Quiz and Supper A fun quiz to raise funds for the Parish will be held on Saturday 19th November at 7.30pm in St John’s Church, Itchen Abbas. Tickets £15 to include an Itchen Valley Special supper (and you know how … Continue reading

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