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Cover Photo – Mar 2015 Cover Photo – Mar 2015

Cover Photo – Mar 2015

Spring is not the best of seasons. Cold and flu are two good reasons; wind and rain and other sorrow, warm today and cold tomorrow. ~Author Unknown  

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Could you deliver the Broadsheet? Could you deliver the Broadsheet?

Could you deliver the Broadsheet?

URGENT – We are urgently in need of someone to deliver approximately 110 copies of the Bloxham Broadsheet each month, to cover a route High St./Church St. area in Bloxham. To suit anyone from the age of 14 to 80! A small remuneration is given. Enquiries to Jean Phillips, 720934 or Nerys Jones, 720106. From […]

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Bloxham History Club Meeting – 15th Apr 2015 Bloxham History Club Meeting – 15th Apr 2015

Bloxham History Club Meeting – 15th Apr 2015

Bloxham History Club Meeting – Wed 15 April, 7.30pm Jubilee Park Hall (off Brickle Lane) Bill King: “On Two Wheels: the Fascinating Story of the Bicycle” Bill delivered one of the History Club’s best ever talks last year on “Dad’s Underground Army”. He pays us a return visit in April to talk about another of […]

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Odds & Ends

Taylor-Wimpey change plans for behind the church

Taylor-Wimpey change plans for behind the church

Many Bloxham residents attended the Taylor Wimpey consultation regarding possibile development behind the church.  Whilst not supporting the application which still poses a number of important problems for Bloxham’s strained infrastructure – especially primary school places – the proposed development did have some redeeming features. Note the past-tense “did” because the outline planning application (15/00369/F […]

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Mar 30, 2015 22:12

Clubs & Societies

Bloxham Gardening Club – 27th Apr 2015

Bloxham Gardening Club – 27th Apr 2015

At our February meeting, Duncan Coombes, retired lecturer from Pershore College, treated us to an excellent, entertaining, down-to-earth (!) presentation on pruning shrubs, with a practical demonstration of the tools for the job. In March Tony Clear was with us and his subject was Patios and Pots. On 27th April our speaker will be Jonathan […]

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Mar 30, 2015 1:52

Council

Vacancies for Parish Councillors

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Mar 31, 2015 9:53

Schools

Butterfly Meadows

Butterfly Meadows

The Bumps to Ones group runs at Butterfly Meadows on a Friday from 1pm-2.30pm. We welcome all parents and their under ones and also pregnant mums and partners. The group provides a great opportunity for babies to socialise and explore our wonderful range of sensory toys and equipment. It also gives parents the chance to […]

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Mar 30, 2015 1:47

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The Bloxham Broadsheet Team

The Bloxham Broadsheet Team

Doreen Spring Editor 720460 Carmen Guard Typing 720339 Brenda Kirkham Joint Editor 720104 brenkir@gmail.com Neiys Jones Distribution 720106 Jean Phillips Distribution 720934 Carole Vincent Advertising 720S00 broadsheet@freeuk.com The normal deadline for receiving articles is the 5th of the previous month. Urgent articles can be sent direct to the online Broadsheet for possible inclusion.

How to find stuff!

How to find stuff!

There’s a lot on this website – so how do you find it? You’ve four choices. 1. To find articles with specific words in use the search-box at the top right of the page. 2. To scan through recent titles on a particular area (council, churches, schools, clubs) use the tabs in the right page […]

Vacancies for Parish Councillors

Vacancies for Parish Councillors

Think Bloxham could be better?
Become a Parish Councillor

Taylor-Wimpey change plans for behind the church

Taylor-Wimpey change plans for behind the church

Many Bloxham residents attended the Taylor Wimpey consultation regarding possibile development behind the church.  Whilst not supporting the application which still poses a number of important problems for Bloxham’s strained infrastructure – especially primary school places – the proposed development did have some redeeming features. Note the past-tense “did” because the outline planning application (15/00369/F […]

Cover Photo – Mar 2015

Cover Photo – Mar 2015

Spring is not the best of seasons. Cold and flu are two good reasons; wind and rain and other sorrow, warm today and cold tomorrow. ~Author Unknown  

Could you deliver the Broadsheet?

Could you deliver the Broadsheet?

URGENT – We are urgently in need of someone to deliver approximately 110 copies of the Bloxham Broadsheet each month, to cover a route High St./Church St. area in Bloxham. To suit anyone from the age of 14 to 80! A small remuneration is given. Enquiries to Jean Phillips, 720934 or Nerys Jones, 720106. From […]

A Green Winter makes a Full Churchyard

A Green Winter makes a Full Churchyard

We had virtually no snow this winter, and this old saying seems to have had some truth in it as there have been some sad losses already this year of long-time residents of Bloxham. We have said goodbye to Claude Hemmings, Glyn Thomas, Laura Johnson and Tony Ashton, and earlier we also lost Nathalie Blakey. […]

Charity Bingo

Charity Bingo

Friday 24ih April 2015doors open 7.00pm eyes down 7.30pm Jubilee Park. Bloxham in aid of: The Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary, Stadhampton great prizes Homemade cakes. tea & coffee half time

St Mary’s Easter Services 2015

St Mary’s Easter Services 2015

St MARY’S CHURCH, BLOXHAM Sunday Services held at 8.00am, 9.30am and 6pm.    Mid Week Service Tuesday 11.30am Holy Week Services Wed 1st April 2015 19:30 Bloxham Candlelit Eucharist with Healing Prayer,Service of Reconciliation Thursday 2nd April 2015 19:00 Bloxham Passover Supper Maundy Thursday 2015 20:30 Bloxham Eucharist & Washing of feet 22:00 Bloxham Vigil […]

Springtime

Springtime

A day comes in the springtime When Earth puts forth her powers, Casts off the bonds of winter And lights him hence with flowers…Dora Read Goodale

Forget-me-not Ball

Forget-me-not Ball

Sian Morris and Amanda Baxter from Bloxham, whose mothers are both facing severe illness, are organising a fund-raising summer ball to support charities for Alzheimers and Stroke.   They hope to secure sponsorship from local businesses through donations or services, so that the event can need minimal outlay and thus maximise the financial donations to the […]

Bloxham Gardening Club – 27th Apr 2015

Bloxham Gardening Club – 27th Apr 2015

At our February meeting, Duncan Coombes, retired lecturer from Pershore College, treated us to an excellent, entertaining, down-to-earth (!) presentation on pruning shrubs, with a practical demonstration of the tools for the job. In March Tony Clear was with us and his subject was Patios and Pots. On 27th April our speaker will be Jonathan […]

ex-Servicemen’s Hall 4 Parties

ex-Servicemen’s Hall 4 Parties

THINKING OF HOLDING A PARTY/FAMILY GATHERING? WHY NOT USE BLOXHAM EX-SERVICEMEN’S VILLAGE HALL? It’s clean, bright and well equipped with modern facilities to kitchen and toilets, it has recently been double glazed throughout, making it a warm cosy venue. It can accommodate up to 120 people and is used on a daily basis for many […]

St Mary’s Thursday Day Centre – vacancies

St Mary’s Thursday Day Centre – vacancies

Held every Thursday in the Parish Rooms, Bloxham 10.00am – 3.00pm A day centre for older people to meet with others, in warm, relaxed and friendly surroundings with games, music and a hot lunch laid on for a small fee.   We urgently require transport, with a driver, to carry six of our local members […]

Butterfly Meadows

Butterfly Meadows

The Bumps to Ones group runs at Butterfly Meadows on a Friday from 1pm-2.30pm. We welcome all parents and their under ones and also pregnant mums and partners. The group provides a great opportunity for babies to socialise and explore our wonderful range of sensory toys and equipment. It also gives parents the chance to […]

Bloxham History Club Meeting – 15th Apr 2015

Bloxham History Club Meeting – 15th Apr 2015

Bloxham History Club Meeting – Wed 15 April, 7.30pm Jubilee Park Hall (off Brickle Lane) Bill King: “On Two Wheels: the Fascinating Story of the Bicycle” Bill delivered one of the History Club’s best ever talks last year on “Dad’s Underground Army”. He pays us a return visit in April to talk about another of […]

BYG Bloxham Youth Group – 12th Apr 2015

BYG Bloxham Youth Group – 12th Apr 2015

Next meeting on 12th April Held every 2nd Sunday of the month 7pm – 8.30pm in St Mary’s Parish Rooms for Years 6 – 11 (i.e. 10-15 year olds) Just come along or call the Bloxham Benefice office on 01295 720252 All are welcome.