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Village History

Awbridge (pronounced Aybridge) which lies a few miles outside of Romsey, is mentioned in the Domesday Book, and in its first draft of 1086 that Awbridge was called 'Abedric', then in 1207 it was changed to 'Abberugge' 'Abbederugge in 1218, and 'Abbederigge' by 1238. This change showed the influence of the Normans on the original Celtic name. In 1849 the name was spelt 'Awebridge' and this is shown by an inscription on the northerly wall of the original chapel near Stanbridge Earls.

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Broadband update….Feb 2015

Posted by on Feb 9, 2015 in Blog, Chat | 0 comments

An update about Hampshire’s broadband issues in a letter from Hampshire Association of Local Councils here». A pdf of the map can be found here» Link to the original story is here» It all looks...

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Awbridge School Christmas Fayre – THIS FRIDAY!

Posted by on Dec 4, 2014 in Blog, Events, Upcoming | 0 comments

The only place to be on Friday 5th – come join in the fun: local stallholders mulled wine christmas wreaths craft activities for the children magical santa’s grotto Helpers needed...

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Renewable Energy Advice – Educating Homeowners

Posted by on Sep 24, 2014 in Events, Upcoming | 0 comments

Renewable Energy Advice – Educating Homeowners on alternative products that...

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