On-line edition

Our on-line edition is here to keep you updated about what's currently going on in the village.  We hope you are finding it useful.  Please send us your news / articles - it's your contributions that will make this an interesting and informative read!

Find out what is happening over the Platinum Jubilee weekend - concerts, games and lighting the beacon.

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Growing sunflowers, raising money for Ukraine.  Click on the headline for more information.

We've received several entries so far - and there's plenty of time left to get snapping.

Check them out.

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Event takes place on Sunday 26 June - several gardens open to enjoy.  Click the headline for more details.


Missing the WI Market?  Here's an event to fill the gap.......

You can visit the St Barbe Museum in Lymington to see Lynn's work - or wait until Downton Open Gardens on June 26.

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Summer show - free entrance and everyone welcome.  Details on how to exhibit plants, paintings, photographs.......

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The Open Art Exhibition is back in November, and looking for artists to exhibit.

Cuckoo Fair pictures - Year 4 visit New Barn - School Council meets Parish Council.  click the headline for more info......


The group is playing a concert in St Laurence churchyard in aid of church funds.  More info by clicking the headline.

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Latest news from the Neighbourhood policing team

News  from the churches

Follow the links below to find out what is happening.  Downton Baptist Church has  has also recently become a food distribution centre for the Trussell Trust.

More sessions are planned for those with memory issues or who are feeling isolated.

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