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.

Latest News

December 10 2020

Operation Transmission – A31 between Alresford and Winchester

Link here to the latest information from Hampshire County Council on road closures and traffic arrangements on the A31 between Alresford and ...
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October 16 2020

Work on River Itchen and Adjacent Field (Cowdown) Itchen Abbas

Having been given the statement on the above in advance of its publication in the Hampshire Chronicle, Itchen Valley Parish Council has ...
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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 / F&GP Meetings

    7:00 pm

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Meeting schedule

Information Board

Stay 2m ApartCovid-19

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Itchen River Restoration Project: IVPC Letter to Landowners 

IVPC Chairman’s Report December 2020

Itchen River Restoration Project
at Cow Down Minutes from Fact Finding Meeting

Notification of Unaudited Governance & Accountability Return - 2019/20

Notice of Conclusion of Audit - 2019/2020

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Hampshire County Council Broadband Programme
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Winchester District Gypsy, Traveller and Travelling Showpeople Development Plan Document
Adoption Statement 

Southern Water - household water and wastewater bills for 2019-20

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