Awbridge Village Website


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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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Latest Events

Most Recent Articles

Superfast Fibre Broadband…

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in Blog, Chat | 4 comments

…is on its way. BT open reach now have a target of connecting the Lockerley Exchange by June 2014. They will then roll out the fibre to each cabinet that runs off this exchange (including Awbridge and...

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Super fast Broadband

Posted by on Mar 25, 2014 in Blog, Chat | 0 comments

Hampshire council are in the process of upgrading broadband services, parts of Lockerley Carter’s Clay and West Wellow will be upgraded in June this year, however Awbridge is not in the current plan and it...

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Litter Pick 2014

Posted by on Mar 21, 2014 in Blog, Events, Upcoming | 0 comments

Don’t forget the Awbridge Village Litter Pick on Saturday 22 March at...

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