Introduction to the Parish:
The parish of Littleton & Harestock lies on the downs, about three miles north-west of Winchester in Hampshire,
England, between the Roman road to Cirencester (B3420) and the Stockbridge road
There are approximately 2,800 people on the electoral role and Littleton has
some 450 homes while the newer settlement of Harestock has around 1000.
The parish has some important ancient tumuli sites and a history dating from the Bronze
Age. The community is well served by churches, schools, pubs, local
shops and businesses. There are extensive sports and recreational facilities in
Littleton, together with the Memorial Hall which provides a venue for many local
activities. Harestock has a major secondary school with a community lounge
serving the local residents, plus shops, a garage, children's playground and a
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