Our Story

Timeline of  FODC’s Back Story

First meeting in Droxford Village  Hall  and launch of the Friends

 Church Restoration Project launch

Community Hub Project launch – Website  and Facebook

Heritage Lottery Fund Development Phase (£44,000)

FODC registered as a charity (CIO)

 Church Restoration Delivery Phase (HLF -£283,


Appeal to the Chancellor of Portsmouth Diocese (Faculty approved June 2018)


Community Annexe Appeal (£60,000)


Community Annexe Project completion ( £245,000)

Wilfrid’s Cafe equipment and start -up

Wilfrid’s Cafe opens

Consultation with stakeholder groups and Droxford community

Completion of  5 Year Strategic Plan 2022 -2027