See the latest edition of the Parish Pump for forthcoming events (link above)
Please see the latest information from the Safer New Forest Partnership HERE
New Information items added 15/03/2017
New wireless broadband service available for properties to the North of Damerham - See 'The Internet and Broadband' section of Amenities for more details.
ROYAL BRITISH LEGION WESTERN DOWNLAND FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE - 9TH NOVEMBER 2018
There are still a few seats left for this unique event to mark the centenary of the Armistice. Please apply now if you would like tickets.
ROYAL BRITISH LEGION FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE 2018
The Damerham and Western Downland RBL Branch will mark the signing of the Great War Armistice 100 years ago in a ‘Festival of Remembrance’ in Damerham Village Hall on Friday 9th November. The Festival will include a reception from 6.40 p.m., followed at 7.30 p.m. by illustrated histories, readings, personal stories and music that will relate the military tale of 1918 and the effect that the Armistice had on local community. It promises to be a very special and memorable event.
Tickets are on sale and selling well, so if you would like to attend, please apply now as the number of seats is limited. Tickets can be obtained by emailing the Branch at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phoning: 07512 741873. All proceeds will go towards the work of the RBL; providing lifelong support for the Armed Forces community.
Armistice Day – Sunday 11 November
Remembrance events this year, the centenary of the Armistice, will be:
Dig your Ditch - riperian ownership explained
Having had such a dry summer, it is a great time to get out and maintain your ditches and cuverts to ensure that they are ready for the rainfall when it comes. The below HCC Highways poster and leaflet clearly explains ownership and responsibility.
The fair has it's own website which can be viewed here:
Turn Up For Fun (TUFF)
The Parish Council funded these engaging and fun events for 5 Wednesdays throughout the August 2018 summer holiday between 1.30-3.30pm at West Park Meadow, with a grand finale of a community picnic on 31 August at 6.30pm. Reidents brought along their own picnics and enjoyed storytelling, a fire, a nature walk and a bat walk!
Damerham residents were free of charge, with donations requested from those attnding from outside the parish. Look out for more events in 2019.
Check out their Facebook page www.facebook.com/TurnUpForFun/
or contact Mandy Robbins for more details on 07799 080067