Alton Parish village website

This is the Website of Alton Parish Council, comprising the three villages of Alton Barnes, Alton Priors and Honeystreet.

"There was a Time” Shirley Burrows, who has lived in the Altons all her life has written a delightful little book “There was a Time” about her childhood in the village before the second World War.  This has been re-printed and is on sale for £10 in aid of the Saxon Church Appeal Fund. It is beautifully written with lots of interesting old photographs. Available from Shell Cottage, Alton Priors or 01672 851685.

Whistler bowl

Orders are being taken for this  detailed card by Sir Laurence Whistler. All funds go in aid of the church restoration fund. Ideal for a Christmas card. Are you interest ? To find out more contact Meriel Balston on:- 01672 851851 or

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