Events

Hampshire Swing Riots Second Meeting

The second meeting takes place at Wilfrid’s Cafe on Thursday 11th April at 7pm . If you couldn’t make the first one it’s still not too late to participate. The evening will focus on developing a script to tell the story of Jesse Burgess and Charles Bryant and the part they played in the riots […]

80th D- Day Anniversary Event – Amy Baker Sings Swing

Buy your tickets now before they sell out. 

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Droxford Country Fair Award

We are very grateful to the committee of Droxford Country Fair for its most generous bid award of £500 which will help fund the completion of the installation of an Audio system in the church.  One more step towards making the church a viable building for wider community use.

FODC Annual General Meeting 2024

Please come along to our AGM at Droxford Church on Tuesday 20th February @ 6.30pm. Everyone will be warmly welcomed  and you can hear about our achievements in the past year as well as our plans for the future. FODC Agenda AGM 2024

Weighing The Pig Will Not Fatten It !

    There’s an old saying in Education that goes along the lines of,  “Weighing the pig will not fatten it”. Essentially meaning that you must do more than just assess the situation, you need to address it ! With this in mind , FODC Trustees recently carried out a review and evaluation of its […]

Droxford Carol Service 2023

            Great attendance at the carol service on Tuesday evening . John Martin did a superb job leading the service and everyone  sang heartily to the accompaniment of Tamsin Roland’s ‘Sing and Tonic Choir’ and The Meon Valley Band. Volunteers worked together to provide delicious mince pies and mulled wine. – […]

Droxford Junior School Carol Service

It was lovely to see the children of Droxford Junior School at the church this week, performing their Christmas carol  and nativity show. The singing was beautiful, and a modern  take on the nativity story conveyed all the positive messages of kindness, love and acceptance. As always, the audience enjoyed some comedic moments which is […]

Wilfrid’s Cafe End Of Year Social

               Last night, Wilfrid’s volunteers  gathered for their end of year Christmas social, which is always a convivial occasion for meeting up with friends, and celebrating the  cafe’s achievements. Margaret Wallace, Chair of the board, concluded the evening by  thanking all the volunteers for their hard work,  and recognising […]

DROXFORD IS VOTED BEST SMALL VILLAGE IN HAMPSHIRE AND THE IOW

                      DROXFORD – BEST SMALL VILLAGE 2023 in HAMPSHIRE AND ISLE OF WIGH Droxford has been awarded Best Small Village 2023 and Runner Up in Best Open Spaces by the Hampshire Association of Local Councils. Below is part of the citation that was entered. Droxford […]