ODIHAM – HAMPSHIRE’S VILLAGE OF THE YEAR!
Odiham Parish Council is delighted to announce that the parish of Odiham, covering Odiham, North Warnborough and RAF Odiham, has won the prestigious title of “the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Village of the Year”!
The nomination focussed on Odiham’s strong and positive community spirit and thriving voluntary led community organisations. The judges visited Odiham early September and recognised that the parish of Odiham is a great place to live, work and socialise.
Cllr McFarlane says “Congratulations to each and every one of the residents of Odiham Parish on winning the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Village of the Year 2022! The award recognises the 60+ societies, clubs and committees who make sure there really is something for everyone in Odiham, North Warnborough and RAF Odiham. You are all superstars and we thank you for being such an amazing community to belong in. We are proud to serve as your Parish Council.“
The award was collected by Odiham Parish Council Chair Cllr Angela McFarlane, Clerk Andrea Mann and Odiham Book Exchange Chair Jeanne Liddiard at an awards ceremony last night, 29th September, in Bishop’s Waltham, previous award winners. The competition was run by the Hampshire Association of Local Councils and sponsored by Gallagher Insurance, Risk Management Consulting.