Hannington is set on a hill and is the highest for many miles, hence the siting here of a main TV mast. It is also a settlement of great antiquity, and All Saints' church dates in parts to the Saxon age. The village also boasts an active brass band, founded in 1925 and "available for concerts at any venue, fetes, exhibitions, house parties etc" - see the website reference below. Hannington itself has a fine country fair every two years - one of the largest and most popular village events in Hampshire. The village also has the stables of the Vine and Craven Hunt, while The Vine is the village pub.

The photograph of All Saints' is courtesy of Hilary Scott, of Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia.

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16 Jun 2013 Hannington holds Country Fair
22 Dec 2011 Sir George visits Hannington Mast before Digital Switchover
20 Sep 2009 Kingsclere Heritage Association sponsors Dig at Tidgrove Warren Farm
28 Jun 2009 Hannington holds Country Fair
16 Dec 2007 Hannington Silver Band launch CD
29 Apr 2005 Sir George pulls pint at re-opened pub in Hannington
3 Apr 2005 Hannington Walk raises thousands for Cancer Charity
11 Sep 2004 Sir George visits Roman settlement at Tidgrove Warren Farm
19 Jul 2004 Hannington to get Wireless Broadband
27 Apr 2004 Good news from BT
27 Apr 2004 Kingsclere ADSL: an incorrect trigger number?
22 Apr 2004 ADSL to reach more homes and businesses
25 Mar 2004 A belated welcome . . .
23 Jan 2004 Sir George launches Broadband in Kingsclere
22 Jun 2003 Hannington holds Country Fair and Barbecue
25 Oct 2002 Early Bird Appeal launched at North Hampshire Hospital
11 Sep 2002 Road closure threatens local pub
10 Jul 2002 Vyne and Craven Hunt comes to Westminster
2 Jun 2002 Hampshire Villages celebrate the Queens Jubilee
10 Apr 2002 Basingstoke and Deane - Time for a Better Deal
26 Mar 2002 Highways Agency replies to Sir George on A339 safety.
24 Jun 2001 Hannington holds 2001 Country Fair and Barbecue
17 Jun 2001 Vine and Craven Hunt hold Puppy Show
Local Links
All Saints' Church
The church is linked with the parishes of Wolverton with Ewhurst, Ramsdell and Baughurst. Note: as at 22nd April their website appeared to be down, we have written asking them if there is a problem.
Hannington Silver Band
A web page at Hantsnet.
The Vine Inn
Under new ownership since Martyn Osment and Anita Baker purchased the Vine on 6th January 2003, The Vine now has a very useful website, including menus. After frequent changes of ownership in recent years I wish Martyn abd Anita the very best of good fort
Inch's Saddlery
An enterprising "online shop" for this Hannington Farm establishment.
Hannington WI
A page with contact details and dates of meetings.
Cover UP Designs
Local company based at Hannington Farm, where they make a wide range of furniture and soft furnishings.

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