Chilworth Hall activities update

The continuing tentative emergence from COVID-19 restrictions enables more of the regular activities, classes, clubs and groups at Chilworth Hall to start getting back to something more like normality.  The Hall’s committee has just posted a new schedule which is bang up to date, even including a number of sessions that are kicking off in September.  You will always be able to find the latest info on this page, so why not bookmark it?  There’s another link conveniently placed nearby, which brings up the Hall’s bookings calendar. Take a look now!

Southampton – Good News and Bad

If you’re going to Southampton, here’s the bad news.  From Monday 21st there’ll be ten weeks of works on the Avenue.  Hopefully it’ll all be worth it in the end.  For details of closures and diversions, go here.

And the good news? Also from Monday 21st, evening and Sunday parking charges are being lifted. For more information, including a list of locations, go here.

Online Risks – Survey

Hampshire Alert, part of the National Neighbourhood Watch Network, has launched a survey to find out if/how attitudes towards cybersecurity and privacy may have changed during the pandemic.

Findings will inform Cyberhood Watch awareness initiatives for the community and draw attention to important cybersecurity and privacy topics to help citizens improve their knowledge of cyberthreats.

The survey takes no more than five minutes to complete: please go here and do it. Continue reading

Alison’s Funeral

Alison’s daughters, Heather and Fiona, have circulated details of the funeral arrangements. Because of COVID-19, numbers attending are extremely limited so if you have not received an invitation from the family then please do not attend the crematorium.

However, we are all welcome to line the route of the cortege as it passes through the village, and to view the live webcast so please feel free to pass this information on appropriately.

On Monday, 19th October, at approximately 1.30pm the cortege will leave Southerly, in Chilworth Ring, and make its way towards Southampton Crematorium via Hadrian Way, Heatherlands Rd, Chilworth Rd, Chilworth Roundabout and Bassett Green Rd. Continue reading