Category Archives: UTX

UTX Stargazing Evening by Kelly Gibson

John and Elizabeth Bouldin kindly hosted us for our November Social, and 18 UTXers came along to find out more about our night sky. Cloud kept the beautiful Itchen Valley night sky under wraps for most of the evening but … Continue reading

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UTX Summer Barbecue 2019

What could be better for a group of 11 year old primary school leavers than to spend an evening tearing round the beautiful gardens of Chilland House?  Yes, on Sunday night we had the UTX summer BBQ at which the … Continue reading

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UTX Social Evening 10th February

UTX met on Sunday for their monthly Social evening. This month we started with an ice breaker followed by a quiz night. Two teams competed against each other answering questions about science, sport, geography, television and film, the local area … Continue reading

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UTX Social

The annual UTX Movie Night was once again a popular event. The chairs were pushed back and the UTXers bought along bean bags and cushions to sit and relax on whilst watching a film and eating pizza. We watched Wonder, … Continue reading

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UTX December Social

It’s become tradition for Decembers UTX Social to be a Christmas craft themed evening and this year was no exception, with our theme being chocolate craft. December is always a busy time of year so it was a quieter evening … Continue reading

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UTX  Social Sunday 14th October 2018

UTX met on Sunday evening at St. John’s for their monthly Social evening. This time we started with games, playing a build a church version of the beatle drive game, followed by ‘who am I?’ guessing famous people including our … Continue reading

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UTX Sunday Social

UTX met on Sunday evening (9th September) at St. John’s for their first UTX Social evening of the new school year. The evening started with an ice breaker which also allowed a chance for everyone to catch up on what … Continue reading

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UTX Barbecue 2018 by Kelly Gibson

On Sunday 8th July UTX our Valley Youth Group met for their July Social meeting, their final meeting before breaking up for the summer holidays. The Mezgers kindly offered their beautiful garden for an end of term BBQ. The UTXers … Continue reading

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UTX day with the Stewards Trust in Itchen Valley by Kelly Gibson

On Saturday, with very kind hospitality from Andrew and Katherine Impey, some of our UTXers met for a day led by Beth and Liv from The Stewards Trust The Stewards Trust website. The day started by chatting and getting to … Continue reading

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UTX Day with the Stewards Trust 12th May 2018 at Chilland House

UTXers! This is going to be seriously cool……Come join Liv, Beth and friends from the Stewards’ Trust at Chilland House, Martyr Worthy on Saturday 12th May 2018 from 10-4pm for a day of fun, games and getting to know each … Continue reading

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UTX social Sunday 11th February 2018

Its half term and as the mountains of Europe ring to the sound of Itchen Valley teenagers pelting down the slopes, we had a slightly quieter UTX this Sunday than in January.  However we had fun.  Kelly and Mike had … Continue reading

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UTX doubles….

Well perhaps not quite doubled….but we were 17 teenagers at our film night last night at St John’s.  Kelly and Mike had prepared a wonderful evening for all the UTXers with a movie projected onto a large screen, the large … Continue reading

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UTX Social Christmas Cards and Decorations

10 of our UTXers turned up despite the freezing temperatures outside to make Christmas decorations and cards in a very warm St John’s Itchen Abbas – thank you to our verger Vernon Tottle! This was the last UTX social evening … Continue reading

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UTX Social: Painting, Games and the End of the World

UTX met on Sunday evening at St John’s and had a lot of fun painting, eating popcorn and playing games.  Really good fun for all involved. And then we came to the end of the world. In our 30 minute … Continue reading

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UTX starts the Autumn Term 2017

Our amazing UTXers have started the term by getting ready for harvest – by making harvest loafs for all our churches – in the shape of a sheaf with beaten egg as glue and plaits and mice in dough – … Continue reading

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