The Society seeks to chronicle, protect and enhance the
heritage, character and environment of the Parish of Odiham and
We publish two journals each year and
run speaker evenings on local and interesting topics. At these
events members meet and enjoy a glass of wine. Outings and a
Christmas evening complete a busy annual programme of events.
number of exciting projects are always on the go and we welcome
volunteers who wish to become involved in serving our members and the community.
Click on the banner above to
read about Odiham's plans for celebrating the Magna Carta.
LATEST NEWS AND FORTHCOMING EVENTS
We extend best wishes and support to Steve Brown who
is trailblazing a 1000 miles cycle ride that is now being adopted as the
national Magna Carta Cycle Trail. He is delivering Magna Carta Anthem,
commissioned by Odiham, to cathedrals around England and there will be a
send off for him after the Sunday service at at All Saints on 20th July.
Steve is also raising money for essential church maintenance - to donate
please visit Just Giving and search for Odiham or simply click
- Our current
Executive Committee has limited expertise, time and capacity to
undertake and co-ordinate responses to local planning applications.
This situation can only change when a volunteer with the necessary
motivation, capacity, experience and insight joins the Executive
- Power lies with Hart
District Council and members should make their views known by
commenting on applications and by contacting the three district
- Odiham Parish
Council is a statutory consultee and members should make democracy
work through their elected parish councillors.
WALKS AND TALKS
One hour guided walks. No booking necessary. No charge.
Every first Saturday of the month from May to September
Just turn up and bring family and friends. Non-members welcome.
THESE WALKS START FROM “THE GEORGE” AT 10 A.M.
Odiham’s War Memorial and the Fallen
Led by Sue Smith, who has been researching the
backgrounds of those named.
Odiham Common Tree Trail
Led by Pam Forey, Author of The Odiham Society’s
“Two Tree Trails in Odiham”.
PLEASE NOTE THIS WALK STARTS FROM COLT HILL
CAR PARK AT 10 A.M.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON ABOVE:
Phone 01256 704912
New publication – Two Tree Trails in
Odiham – for two very interesting and informative walks in
Odiham and North Warnborough, do have a look at this new publication by
Pamela and Peter Forey. Click
download a copy.
We are in the process
of establishing a steering group to progress Magna Carta 2015 in a way
that will involve all the Parish of Odiham and North Warnborough,
attract relatives, friends and visitors, and make everyone proud. There is always room for anyone with
enthusiasm and interest so please contact John Champion if this appeals
to you. Please click here
to to see what is planned.