Category Archives: Schools

Children’s Christmas Party

Please do bring your children along to the Christmas Party, it will be lots of fun and we will also be donating gifts via the Salvation Army for those children who might otherwise not receive one. If you would like … Continue reading

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Pancake Party Fun by Tim Clapp

The Ark held their pancake party at St Johns, Itchen Abbas on Tuesday 5thMarch.  Over 30 children attended from the local area and were entertained with a variety of craft activities organised by James and Verity Greig such as making … Continue reading

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Little Rainbows and CAMEO Christmas Parties

It continues to amaze me the immense versatility of St John’s Itchen Abbas, as we celebrated Christmas with our oldest and our youngest residents in the space of two days.   Monday was our last Little Rainbows before Christmas and … Continue reading

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Itchen Abbas Primary School Nativity

The children of Itchen Abbas Primary School delighted us with their annual Nativity at St John’s yesterday.  The youngest class in the school took part and all of the children were fantastic – year one were the narators telling the … Continue reading

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Riverbank Nativity

Last week we welcomed Riverbank Nursery, who are based in Martyr Worthy Village Hall, to St John’s to perform their Nativity.  The children delighted family and friends with their acting of the Christmas story and their singing of the beautiful … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree of Prayers

On Monday 3rd December Revd Alex Pease led a school assembly at Itchen Abbas Primary School in which we looked at how to live in community and how we can be kind to our neighbours.  He explained that one way … Continue reading

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Itchen Abbas Primary School Harvest Festival at St John’s Itchen Abbas 2018

We were very fortunate to have Itchen Abbas Primary School as our guests at St John’s Itchen Abbas for their Harvest Festival Service on Monday 15th October 2018.  About 90 children took part and about 50 of their parents were … Continue reading

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Reception at Princes Mead school for Itchen Valley Parish

On Friday 2nd October, the Headmistress and Governors of Princes Mead school held a drinks reception for members of Itchen Valley Parish.  We were shown around the school by the pupils and then had an opportunity to chat to Penelope … Continue reading

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Princes Mead reception for Itchen Valley Parish Friday 2nd October

We have all been very kindly invited by the Headmistress of Princes Mead to a reception on Friday 2nd October from 7-9pm. Please do respond to Debbie Charleton at the address below if you are able to attend. Itchen Valley … Continue reading

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