News & Events


Having been in an interregnum since July 2018, we are pleased to announce the appointment of Revd James Russell, currently Rector of North Mundham with Hunston and Merston and Rural Dean of Chichester, to be Rector of Overton and Laverstoke with Freefolk, and Priest-in-Charge of North Waltham, Steventon, Ashe and Deane. His licensing service will take place on Monday 1st July 2019, 7.30 pm in St Mary’s Church, Overton. We welcome James and his family to our parish.

Ride & Stride

Second Saturday of September the church is open for refreshments for the participants of Ride & Stride.

Fortnightly Messenger

The Test Magazine

This is a monthly magazine, Julia Hodgson is the editor and can be contacted via e-mail at: and Janet Marsh looks after the distribution and can be contacted on: 01256 770543.