♫Help, I need somebody ♫

♫            ♪   ‘Help!’ *    ♪ Help, I need somebody      ♪ Help, not just anybody Help, you know I need someone    ♫  Help!   Would you like to help with the 2016 Sheepfair? We need special somebodies for helping with the entertainment. For the stages: We are looking for people who can work a sound desk. I am hoping …

Parade booking form now online

The parade booking form is now online. We want to make this year’s parade bigger and better than ever. Would you and your community group like to take part?   For full details and to download the form, please click here.

Ready, Steady, Go – No, Stop!

Have you read our piece about the Swinging Sixties on page 12 in the March issue of The Test?  (You can find it in the library)  We do hope so because it gives you a flavour of the Sixties, and a reminder for some people… But something was missed out at the beginning of the article and this is how …

Overton Sheepfair are pleased to welcome Parnell Jordy and Harvey as 2016 sponsor

As local estate agents, Parnell Jordy & Harvey have been regular supporters of Sheepfairs past, we are therefore pleased to be able to welcome them as a sponsor of our 2016 event and our Community Stage. Parnell Jordy & Harvey have a long history in Overton and with the Sheepfair. Martin Fielder of Parnell Jordy and Harvey says “We opened …

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Sheep are invading the village!

With a little less than a year to go until the 2016 Sheepfair there has already been an invasion of sheep in the village!

Kit Malthouse visits Sheepfair stall

It was great to see our local MP Kit Malthouse at this year’s Scarecrow festival, he was keen to find out about next years Sheepfair and hopes to be involved. Here he is with Sheepfair Chair Jeff Teagle and Secretary Debbie Cowley.

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Smash hit sheepfair

Article from the Basingstoke Gazette. OVERTON’S sheepfair returned to the village for the fourth time. The weekend of events arrives in the village once every four years and on Saturday and Sunday villagers could again enjoy the attraction. The sheepfair started with a fancy dress wheelbarrow race around the village pubs last Friday, which raised £1,400 for Overton Recreation Centre. …