Our Parish

Itchen Valley Parish Council is one of the largest Parish Councils in the Winchester District.

It includes the villages of Avington, Easton, Itchen Abbas and Martyr Worthy and covers the area from Cheesefoot Head in the south to Shroner Wood in the north.

Most of the Parish lies within the South Downs National Park.

There are almost 1100 voters on the electoral roll.

The southern part of the Parish is in the East Hampshire Area of Outstanding National Beauty.

The River Itchen flows through the centre of the Parish with Avington and Easton to the south and Itchen Abbas and Martyr Worthy to the north.

There are four conservation areas and a number of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in the Parish.

In addition, part of the River Itchen has been nominated as a Special Area of Conservation, a European Designation.

Walking and riding routes known as the Pilgrims' Way, the South Downs WaySt Swithun's Way and the Oxdrove Way pass through the Parish.

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September 17 2020


NIGHT ROAD CLOSURES 17TH & 18TH SEPTEMBER 2020 A31 Eastbound between Percy Hobbs & Lady Croft Roundabouts click here for information Notice ...
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September 17 2020

ATTENTION: Temporary closure of Couch Green Car Park

IVPC has received warning that there is an increased risk of illegal occupation of the car park at Couch Green. As a ...
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Meetings / What's On

  • Thu

    Full Council Meeting

    7:00 pm

    If you would like to join the meeting please contact the Clerk for details.

  • Thu

    Planning and F&GP Committee Meetings

    7:00 pm

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Meeting schedule

Information Board

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IVPC Chairman’s Report September 2020

Boomtown Community Support Grant Application Form
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Notice of Public Rights & Publication of Unaudited Governance & Accountability Return - 2019/20

Notice of Conclusion of Audit - 2019/2020

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Winchester District Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople Development Plan Document
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