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Death's Head Hawk Moth in Ashton! Click on the image to read a fascinating illustrated story, with video.
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Picture by Jeremy King. See more in our Wildlife Gallery
Flowers and thatch
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Ashton village cross - a scheduled ancient monument
An aerial view of Ashton;
Ashton Free Church;
St Barbara's Church, Ashton under Hill
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News about Ashton
- New According to Cotswold Life Ashton under Hill is one of the prettiest places to visit in the Cotswolds. Click here to see the full article. We can't help but agree of course!
- The Parish Council is delighted to report a successful outcome to ongoing negotiations with Wychavon District Council over urgent footpath repairs in the village. More details here.
- Are you aged 18 or under, living in Ashton and involved in a Young Enterprise project? If so, Ashton Open Gardens is keen to support you, by offering you a chance to promote your business to visitors to our event on June 11/12. Interested? Please contact John Kenrick 881431
- Ashton under Hill Open Gardens will be on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 June from 1.00pm to 6.00pm each day. It's just been announced that there will be a near record 29 gardens open for you to see this year, but admission remains the same at just £5, under 16s free. More details here.
- Ashton Fete and Produce Show will go ahead! A new Fete Director has come forward and arrangements are already in hand for this autumn's Show. Watch out for more news over the coming months.
- The Parish Council has discovered some amazing film footage of our village celebrating the Coronation in 1953 shot by Tom Archer. It is followed by a film of the Silver Jubilee celebrations originally shown on BBC2 in 1977. Please click on the image to view.
- Ashton under Hill's 7th Run Around Supper will be on Saturday 25 June. For more details please contact 07715 698999
POLICE ALERT FOR ALL AREAS IN WEST MERCIA: West Mercia Police are currently dealing with a number of distraction thefts in the region. Typically elderly people are approached in supermarket car parks and asked for change or directions - while this is happening a third party is stealing goods or personal effects such as purses, credit cards etc. All members of the public are asked to be vigilant against this form of distraction theft. It could happen anywhere. If seen please report it to the Force Control Room immediately by dialling 101.
New Playgroup details updated
New Minutes of the Annual Parish Council Meeting on Tuesday 10 May 2016
New May 2016 issue of the Beckford Group Parish Magazine
Minutes of Parish Council Meeting on 15 March
Spring 2016 issue of Ashton News our village newsletter with a local contact list
Evesham and District Mental Health Support Services newsletter
Ashton WI's activities in February and March
The illustrated story of a Death's Head Hawk Moth Caterpillar found in Ashton; by Roger Umpelby
Latest Superfast Worcestershire Newsletter, with news of improvements in broadband coverage in Ashton.
December 2015 Newsletter from the CATCH project in South Africa, supported by St Barbara's Church.
Ashton 'Chain Gang' Report Christmas 2015
Gardening Club programme for 2016
Preparing for a Power Cut or Emergency - view or download a useful leaflet from Western Power Distribution
Ashton under Hill Fete and Produce Show 2014
Bus timetables for 540 Evesham-Ashton-Tewkesbury service
Horizon - the weekly newsletter of Bredon Hill Middle School
Ashton 88 Football club
Ashton Tigers junior footballers
Ashton under Hill Village Information Booklet
Ashton Community Centre
Ashton Cricket Club
Ashton First School
Ashton Information Booklet (PDF)
Ashton in Old Photos
Ashton Open Gardens
Beckford & District Gardening Club
Beckford Village Hall
Bredon Hill Group of Churches
Bredon Hill Middle School
BHMS Horizon Newsletter
Bredon Village website
Bus Timetables for Evesham-Tewkesbury Service No 540
History of Ashton
How to Find Ashton
Online guide to Worcester area
Overbury Village website
St Barbara's Church
The Star Inn
West Mercia Police
Old Photos of Ashton
Ashton Open Gardens
What's On at the Evesham Arts Centre?
Ashton under Hill Cricket Club
Bredon Hill Postboxes (including two in Ashton)
Ashton under Hill Conservation Area description and map
Ashton under Hill Village Plan 2006
Bell Ringing at St. Barbara's
Websites of neighbouring villages
A wartime aircrash in Ashton