Alton Parish village website

This is the Website of Alton Parish Council, comprising the three villages of Alton Barnes, Alton Priors and Honeystreet.   This website last updated 11 October 2021

Monthly Coffee Morning 


Village Market. 

 SATURDAY 6 November  at 10.00 am 

Bring stuff to sell and make this a real 

Village Market 

All Welcome

Road Closures. 22 November to 26 November

C38 Honeystreet (Part), Alton; from its junction with spur road off Honeystreet (north of canal) for a distance of approximately 230m in a northerly direction. 
To enable: Wessex Water to carry out manhole chamber replacement and repairs. 
Alternative route: via C38 (unaffected length), C8, Pewsey Road, Alton Road, Wilcot Green, Wilcot Road, A345, Woodbridge Roundabout, C38, Wilsford Road, Broad Street, The Sands and vice versa. 
The closure and diversion route will be clearly indicated by traffic signs. 
This Order will come into operation on 22 November 2021 and the closure will be required until 26 November 2021. It is anticipated that the works will take the stated duration to complete depending upon weather conditions. Access will be maintained for residents and businesses where possible, although delays are likely due to the nature of the works. The Order will have a maximum duration of 18 months. 
Full details:-

Music for Awhile 


St Mary’s Church 

Alton Barnes

December 3rd 18.00 

As the 6 pm performance is now sold out, the musicians have kindly agreed to give a second concert that evening at 8.30pm.  Please contact Maggie Faultless for tickets on this email:-

Celebrating Christmas - a candlelit concert  

of music with a seasonal theme 

with mulled wine!

Including Corelli’s Christmas Concerto, arias form
 Handel’s Messiah 
and  from 
Bach’s Christmas cantatas. 

Maggie Faultless and Anna Curzon, violins, Andrew Skidmore, cello Gwendoline Martin, Soprano and Nick Pritchard, teno

Tickets (including refreshments)    £25 (children £5)    with free access to the afternoon rehearsal for residents of the Altons and Honeystreet

Hall Committee Vacancies.

Would you like to join the Village Hall Committee and help with the general running of things in the  Village?  The Hall Committee would like to hear from you.

Coronation Hall 
To Hire the Coronation Hall email:

Events are starting again in the Coronation Hall:-
Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again! Past and present intertwine as a pregnant Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) is busy re-launching her mother’s taverna while husband Sky is away in New York.  Flashbacks transport us back in time to learn how the Dynamos came into being and how Donna (Lily James) met Sophie’s three putative fathers.
“It’s down to cannily cast diva Cher, playing Sophie’s maternal grandmother Ruby Sheridan, to really raise the roof as she does singing Fernando in duet with her lost love (played by Andy Garcia). The moment white-wigged Cher steps out of her helicopter on the jetty in that sparkling, sun-drenched bay, she owns the movie hook, line and sinker and virtually nothing else exists. Or at least until Meryl Streep appears singing My Love, My Life in that famous cliff-top church and instantly reduces the audience to floods of tears. In a replica of The Winner Takes It All showstopper in Mamma Mia!, it’s a stunningly bravura moment that will live long in the memory.”  Radio Times
“To sum it up in one easy sentence: if you loved the first film, you’ll certainly adore this one.”  The Upcoming