Chandler's Ford is glorious with pets - cat, dog, chicken, lizard (skink and gecko), snake, fish......Do you have a story about your pets in the community? Is your social life built around your pets? You can send your pets' pictures to Chandler's Ford Today, and share your pets' stories with us. We would love to get to know you, and your pets.
Note from Janet: Sally Owens from Chandler’s Ford was severely head injured at 19 years old. 30 years later, Sally is still slowly recovering.
Sally is gifted with words.
Sally shares her first poem with us today. There are more to come. [Read more…] about Sally’s Poem: Happy Birthday Mum
This afternoon, Inspector Collin the Rough Collie found another fallen tree in Chandler’s Ford.
In Flexford Wood, we inspected a fallen tree with Collin, ignoring Health & Safety rules.
Collin also found a new tourist attraction in Chandler’s Ford. [Read more…] about Collin Found Waterfall In Chandler’s Ford
We saw this astonishing scene in Ramalley Copse in Chandler’s Ford this afternoon.
This tree (possibly a birch or ash) had fallen, but it was caught by another tree, so the fallen tree is now being supported by another tree, forming an arch.
This could be a dangerous situation. [Read more…] about Ramalley ‘Lake’: Fallen Tree Is Caught
Chandler’s Ford Today is the product of passionate people from Chandler’s Ford.
I’m inspired and challenged by many of you.
Web designer Neil Duddridge from the company SO53 came to my rescue last summer. He took over the site and [Read more…] about Neil Duddridge: The Man Behind Chandler’s Ford Today (With Huskies)
This is a fitting description in praise of The Picture Framing Shop in Chandler’s Ford.
[Read more…] about The Picture Framing Shop: A Real Aladdin’s Cave
Have you seen Robbie and Barney?
The dogs, Robbie and Barney, have been missing since the 28th of November last year, from Flexford Road area in Chandler’s Ford.
Their owner appeared on the BBC Inside Out South: 06/01/2014 programme this evening. [Read more…] about Missing Dogs: Robbie and Barney
Though the weather was not pleasant today, we went for a long walk in Hiltingbury this afternoon and got ourselves completely wet.
We saw some people playing football at the Hiltingbury Recreation Ground.
They were playing football [Read more…] about Hiltingbury Dogs Playing Football
Does your cat keep going missing?
This cute small tabby cat keeps coming to our house. It took refuge this afternoon under our kitchen cupboard during the heavy rain. This cat has a bell on its collar. [Read more…] about This Tabby Cat Keeps Coming To My House
We visited the Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market last weekend.
The market, though enchanting, was very crowded. It was not surprising, as the market attracts more than 350,000 visitors each year, for such a small and unique historic city. [Read more…] about Charming Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market
I’m wondering if my cat Billy is the most mysterious cat in Chandler’s Ford. I also need your advice.
Perhaps readers on Chandler’s Ford Today could help me find out why our cat Billy likes running away from home.
Two years ago, we adopted Billy from Helen, who runs Cat & Kitten Rescue from [Read more…] about Why Did Our Cat Cross The Road?
What a glorious day today!
Fryern Funtasia (6th May 2013) today was a marvellous, totally enjoyable community event. I spent my whole afternoon there and still didn’t get round to see all the stalls.
[Read more…] about Glorious Fryern Funtasia 2013 In Chandler’s Ford (And It Didn’t Rain)
If you go down to the woods today you’re in for a big surprise – and it’s NOT bears! We have two woods near us – one is Ramalley, the other is Flexford. Flexford has cows and rabbits; Ramalley has trees and dogs. I name one of the trees as the Big Tree, but it’s very small! (Joke!)
I enjoy walking in the woods, and I walk with my dad all the time, and sometimes we would walk with our neighbours and their dog. [Read more…] about No Teddy Bear’s Picnic: Walking In The Woods
If you are a cat lover, or if you ever adopted a cat in Chandler’s Ford, you’ll know a kind lady called Helen Farrar.
I was surprised to bump into Helen Farrar yesterday in Winchester. Helen and her lovely ladies were running a bric-and-brac stall at St Maurice’s Covert, next to Dehenhams, in aid of her Cat & Kitten Rescue in Chandler’s Ford. [Read more…] about Helen’s Cat & Kitten Rescue In Chandler’s Ford