This walk has been taken from fancy free walks web site and this walk will seem shorter than it is because of the long easy stretches along the Ox Drove Way and the Wayfarer's Walk, where you can build up a good head of steam. Along the way you will come across wonderful woodland, historic locations, river, and the medieval town of Alresford.
New Alresford town centre is getting ready to host a free Easter egg hunt involving two of the things that children love most – stickers and chocolate!
Alresford town centre goes wild for half term! Over 200 families took part in the first ever 'Wildlife Week'. http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/mar/alresford-town-centre-goes-wild-half-term/
The first ever ‘Alresford Wildlife Week’ starts tomorrow! From 18 to 25 February, Alresford town centre will be buzzing with lots of fun, wildlife based activities for children to enjoy every day during half term week. For more information, visit the All About Alresford Facebook page. http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2017/feb/week-wildlife-adventures-alresford/
Ghoulish ghosts will be haunting Alresford town centre from Saturday 22 to 29 October as part of the annual Alresford Ghost Hunt. This free activity encourages families to explore Alresford town centre during half term, hunting for ghosts but finding much more in the process. Follow this link to read more: http://www.winchester.gov.uk/news/2016/oct/ghosts-haunt-alresford-spooky-half-term-fun/
Alresford (/ˈɒlsfərd/ or /ˈeɪlsfərd/) is a village and electoral ward in Essex, England. It is located 9 km (5.6 mi) southeast of Colchester and is 39 km (24 mi) northeast from the county town of Chelmsford. The village is in the district of Tendring and in the parliamentary constituency of North Essex. As Alresford has expanded towards the B1027 it has effectively subsumed the hamlet of Elmstead Row.
Celebrating the start of the watercress season T'S an ancient crop and today it's recognised as a bona fide superfood containing more than 50 essential vitamins and minerals. And what's more it's grown in abundance on our doorstep. Such is the popularity of watercress which is just coming into season local growers The Watercress Company based at Waddock Cross nearDorchesteris developing 10 acres of new farms. This positive news comes during National Watercress Week which kicked off…
Alresford is a market town in Hampshire, just north-east of the City of Winchester and south-west of the town of Alton, which it is linked to by the Mid Hants Watercress Railway
This autumn half-term Alresford is set to reveal its spooky side with a free ‘ghost hunt’ organised for local and visiting children. From Monday 27 October until Saturday 1 November, a specially devised trail will take participants around town in search of ghosts and ghouls, with a Halloween treat at the end.
French Napoleonic prisoners of war were sent to the parole town of Alresford. Here are 5 graves dating between 1810 and 1812 of 4 soldiers and one for the wife of an officer who died in the small market town.