Our Village Shop


Remember you can use the post office as a branch of Lloyds Bank too! Pay in cheques. Cashpoint, etc.


St Peter's Church

The bells are even older than the vicar! It's even been on the BBC!!

Read more plus service times here



West Tytherley School

Our wonderful C of E primary school has its own website which you will find here.


Just Visiting?

There are lots of places to visit within one hour of the village. Whether you are into history, geology, military, wildlife or just the seaside, find out how near it all is on our links page.


The Best Pub in The Village

The Black Horse is an award-winning traditional English pub. Check out what it's up to on their own website here.


Abraham Hatchet??

We've received an enquiry about Abraham Hatchet (c1757)? Follow the thread on the history pages.


Whilst on the history trail you will be interested in ...

OPEC (WT branch)

John Guy kindly organises bulk buying of heating oil. Participants have saved about £11,000 over two years between them. For more details email John by clicking here.


Broughton Toddler Group

The group meets at Broughton Village Hall on Mondays 2pm to 3.30pm (term time only). There's a craft activity every week, play lots of games and sing songs. The group is run by local parents and provides a wonderful opportunity for children to play in a safe and stimulating environment. All parents, carers and grandparents are welcome and encouraged to get involved and help run each session. There's a healthy snack for the children while parents, carers and grandparents can enjoy a cup of tea/coffee and a chat between activities.
For more information, please call Charlotte Welland on 01794 301599 or email charlottewelland@yahoo.co.uk

Parish Council Matters

Minutes of council meetings are published here once they have been approved at the subsequent meeting. Council meetings take place monthly


Rain? Call that rain??

If you thought 2012 was wet, you should look at the data for 2002. Thanks to Paul Strutt, you can by downloading his Excel file with rainfall statistics from 1979. Click here. (Updated to include 2013)



Waste Collection


You can download a one-page Word document showing household and garden waste collection days here.


The BH Skittles League

Nigel Fox keeps tabs on the Black Horse Skittles Leagues. You can see results and fixtures on his web site by clicking here.



Our Village Hall

The King Edward Hall is an ideal venue for weddings, parties and other group functions. It has a modern kitchen and toilet facilities and is available to hire at very reasonable rates.


You can find out more about it on our hall pages or speak to a committee member.


The TVBC Corporate Plan

Test Valley Borough Counil wish to update their corporate plan and ask the public to let them know what priority should be given to the 13 key activity areas in the plan.


You can complete their questionnaire by clicking here.








now panic!!


Apparently the warm summer has allowed spiders to grow larger than usual. Andy Bowditch seems to agree. He found this visitor to his house.







You can find a list of lots by clicking here.

There will be a 10K run this year!!

Graham Wright is organising the 10k run (and a 5k run too) on 28 September to raise funds for his son to travel to Kenya to undertake voluntary work in the community there. find out more by clicking here.








Our Village Shop
If you haven't completed the survey yet, please, please do take a minute to do so. You can do it online and it takes just a couple of minutes. Do click here. James strachan will be pleased to answer any questions. You can email him here.