Friendly village in the Test Valley, Hampshire, on the edge of the New Forest

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Register now to start using the village website and all it has to offer. You can chat with others, sell things in the classified area or post about events. There is so much to do - enjoy!

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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Most Recent Articles

Phones for Food – drop your old mobiles off at Awbridge School

Posted by on Oct 14, 2015 in Blog, Chat, Events, Upcoming | 0 comments

Finally, you can get rid of our old mobile phones and help children to eat in the process! This is a great campaign that Awbridge School is supporting, so find your old mobiles and drop them off at the school!

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Awbridge School Open Days

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in Chat, Events, Upcoming | 0 comments

We have 5 Open Days coming up between now and Christmas. These are for parents with children due to start school in Year R – September 2016. If you know anyone who may be interested in coming in to see our...

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CANCELLED – Awbridge Produce Show – CANCELLED

Posted by on Sep 2, 2015 in Chat, Events, Upcoming | 0 comments

Unfortunately due to lack of produce, this years’ Produce show has had to...

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