Archives for July 2015

Temporary Road Closure: Kings Hill Beech

Beech Parish Council has received a temporary road closure notice to allow Hampshire County Council to carry out tree works. It is expected that closure will be required for only 1 day. The notice is valid for 3 months from the 11th August 2015. That actual location of the closure is Kings Hill ... Read more

Alton Abbey car boot sale

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Hymns & Pimms at Alton Abbey – Friday 31st July

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Extra family-friendly social this month – Friday 31st July

Following a discussion with a number of residents at the Beech Village June Social, the start of the July Social, which will be a BBQ, will be brought forward to 6.30pm to make it easier for those who would like to to bring their children or grandchildren along. When is it? The last Friday of ... Read more

BGs’ visit to a Wildflower Meadow

On Wednesday 1st July the Beech Gardeners visited a beautiful wildflower meadow at Doug and Suzy Palmer's house, just round the corner from Beech in the Basingstoke Road, at Warren Farm. It was a really hot afternoon and Doug took us up to the top of the meadow along what used to be the Alton to ... Read more

Alton Abbey news

June 6th and 7th were beautifully sunny,  which was a real bonus for Alton Abbey, who held their Open Garden and Plant Sale that weekend.  Three hundred people came to visit and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, listen to the organ, and of course buy plants.  Teas did well,  as did the other ... Read more