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Two Bronze Awards to report. Matthew Carruthers helped at Four Marks Beavers for six months, worked out at the gym for six months, and chose reading as his skill, with Gordon Frater as assessor — thanks once again, Gordon! Finlay Parker undertook environmental work in Old Alresford for three months, played tennis for six months, and wrote computer programs in code for three months. They undertook a successful two-day expedition together in the New Forest in September.

Several of our award winners attended the East Hampshire Presentation Evening in Petersfield, where the Guest-of-Honour, Tess Burrows — who among other things has walked to the South Pole — gave an inspiring address.

David Allan (84739).

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Alton Webteam: Fri 10 Jul 11:50am

Dear Friends,This Sunday we welcome the Rev Ian Bowley to speak during our on-line service. Ian was a minister in our circuit in the past and has also been in active missionary work abroad. He was originally invited as part of our church anniversary celebrations at Alton.I also discovered that he married Rev. David and Aileen Ashby at Rowledge so it seems very fitting that they are also...

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Alton Webteam: Thu 09 Jul 1:52pm

We welcome you all as we share together in worship.The service is led by Rev Philip Simpkins. Mrs Liz George and Rev Ian Bowley. Ian was a minister in this circuit several years ago and was invited to lead the Church Anniversary services at Alton this weekend. The bible passage is read by Mrs Pam JonesDavid & Aileen Ashby (Rowledge) Carole Gaines (Hale) , Jane Clabon and Angela Simpkins...

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Alton Webteam: Wed 08 Jul 7:38am

Our Pause for Thought this week is led by Rev Michael Hopkins of 'The Spire' Methodist/URC Church in...