Situated in the heart of the beautiful Test Valley, the parish of Abbotts Ann includes areas around the village itself, namely Little Ann, Little Park, Abbotts Ann Down, Burghclere Down and an area of Anna Valley.

Located just under three miles from the market town of Andover and a short drive away from the historic centres of Salisbury and Winchester, Abbotts Ann is a thriving community with an award-winning village shop, church, state of the art primary school, nursery school and two pubs.

Its residents are proud of where they live, with many taking an active role in the annual village fete, running the community village shop and joining in the numerous clubs and social occasions the village and its surrounding areas provide.

Please do enjoy and explore our website, where you will find information about much of what Abbotts Ann has to offer, both in its amenities and clubs/societies. We would also welcome your feedback and openly encourage you to contact us with your news and views.

Why not start by looking at the information about the amenities within the village. You could  also check out our Village Photo Galleries.

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W.I. Newsletter September 2015

We were like children in a sweet shop at this month’s meeting. Ann from The Clothes Shop in Newbury had brought along a vast selection of hats which included ones from her personal collection, previously worn by her mother and aunt at family weddings, as well the latest models available to purchase or …

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Thank you very much to all those who came to the Extraordinary Meeting of the Parish Council on Monday, 3rd August, at which the proposed development at Bulbery Field was debated. Mr Mike Jones, representing the promoter, Richborough Estates, came to answer questions from villagers. Mr Jones explained the role of the promoter as having …

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The Bulbery Field Planning Application — A Message from Abbotts Ann Action

A planning application has been submitted for the construction of 70 dwellings on land adjoining Duck Street and adjoining the southern outskirts of Abbotts Ann. Details of the application can be seen on-line: Google: TVBC Planning Applications Click on View planning applications – Test Valley Borough Council At View Applications Online enter 15/01634 in the …

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  ABBOTTS ANN PARISH COUNCIL IS LOOKING FOR A SUITABLE CANDIDATE FOR THE POST OF CLERK AND RESPONSIBLE FINANCIAL OFFICER The Parish Council is on the first tier of local government, with the purpose of maintaining and enhancing life in the village of Abbotts Ann. The post is part-time, for 15 hours per …

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WANTED — Tree Warden and Footpaths Officer

ABBOTTS ANN PARISH COUNCIL Two honorary official posts, of TREE WARDEN and FOOTPATHS OFFICER for the Parish Council, are currently vacant. The Tree Warden helps to advise the Parish Council on applications for tree works in the village – for tree pruning, felling, lopping, topping, etc.   It is an important role in this rural setting, …

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Chairman’s Report for the Year presented at the Annual Parish Assembly

CHAIRMAN’S REPORT TO ANNUAL PARISH ASSEMBLY, 14TH MAY 2015 I would like to start by thanking all the parishioners of Abbotts Ann who took the trouble to turn out on 7th May to cast their votes in the three elections.    A large turnout gives validity to all elections and the parish councillors who …

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Latest News From The Sports Field Management Committee

News from the Abbotts Ann Sports Field Management Committee I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the new chair of the Abbotts Ann Sports Field Management Committee, and to share with you, the Abbotts Ann community, our recent news and events. My Name is Kelly Everett of 23A Duck Street. I …

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Abbotts Ann Magazine

  ABBOTTS ANN MAGAZINE Price 50p from the Village Shop or delivered free in Abbotts Ann on subscription at           £6 per annum.     Monthly or Annual advertising is available and leaflet drops can be arranged. Advertising rates are as follows:- Monthly advertising  (black and white only) Quarter page £15 per insertion Half page £30 per …

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