Funeral Arrangements for Tom Boomer Funeral Arrangements for Tom Boomer

Funeral Arrangements for Tom Boomer

Tom’s family have provided these details of his funeral arrangements directly to us and asked that we publish details here so that they can be used as a link to people requesting information. You can be assured that these are correct. Tom’s funeral will be held at 3 pm on Thursday 17 April at Banbury […]

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Everything you need to know …. Everything you need to know ….

Everything you need to know ….

“The road to hell is paved with good intentions” – St Bernard
Time to fill out and post that questionnaire is running out! Check FAQs here as to why you should post it even if you decide to miss out some questions.

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Jubilee Park – Urgent Help Needed Jubilee Park – Urgent Help Needed

Jubilee Park – Urgent Help Needed

Jubilee Park and Hall Management Committee Urgent Help Needed   The Jubilee Park Management Committee is in desperate need of new members to help run the hall and park. An interim Committee is currently running the facility for a six month period, but the long term future is unknown, unless new Committee members are recruited. […]

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Spring into Action on the Red Lion Spring into  Action on the Red Lion

Spring into Action on the Red Lion

Spring has sprung – so get things done! If you haven’t yet converted your Red Lion Pledge into a share purchase application please do so AS SOON AS POSSIBLE and by 15th April at the very latest. Visit the website www.redlionhub.org.uk to download a share certificate and view the business plan, share prospectus, further updates […]

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Odds & Ends

Our time is running out .. 20th Apr 2014

Our time is running out .. 20th Apr 2014

Our time is running out Our time is running out You can’t push it underground You can’t stop it screaming out (Muse 2003)

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Apr 16, 2014 22:27

Clubs & Societies

Amnesty Turkish Evening – 9th May 2014

Amnesty Turkish Evening – 9th May 2014

We are holding an Evening for Turkey on Fri 9 May at 7.30pm in the Library Lecture Room at Bloxham School to raise awareness of the deteriorating human rights situation in Turkey. We are aiming to have two speakers: Mark Jones, a leading human rights barrister with special knowledge of Turkey Barbara Lodge, Amnesty’s country […]

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Apr 5, 2014 23:58

Council

Election of Parish  & District Councillors 22nd May 2014

Election of Parish & District Councillors 22nd May 2014

District Coucillors Cherwell District Council – Election of District Councillors Each of the following wards will have elections for one councillor on 22nd May 2014. Banbury Calthorpe Banbury Easington Banbury Grimsbury & Castle Banbury Hardwick Banbury Neithrop Banbury Ruscote Bicester West Bloxham & Bodicote Deddington Fringford Kidlington North Kidlington South Kirtlington Otmoor Sibford The Astons […]

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Apr 11, 2014 17:16

Schools

Pre-School Eggstravaganza – 26th April 2014

Pre-School Eggstravaganza – 26th April 2014

Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday 26th April 2014, 2-4 pm Please join us for a fun filled afternoon. All welcome; free entry. Kindly sponsored by Smiths of Bloxham. Treasure Hunt, chocolate tombola, raffle with fabulous “Family Days Out” prizes, Beat the Goalie, biscuit icing, face and nail painting, refreshments and lots more. Bring your own home-made Easter […]

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Mar 29, 2014 0:46

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Emergency Services Contact Infomation

Emergency Services  Contact Infomation

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 […]

Bloxham Events Calendar

Clicking on a calendar entry may give more detail about it. Click the title above for a larger calendar.
- Regular events will probably show up through holiday periods.
- Finishing times are guesstimates.
- Always check with the activity provider to confirm the event is still happening.

Our time is running out .. 20th Apr 2014

Our time is running out .. 20th Apr 2014

Our time is running out Our time is running out You can’t push it underground You can’t stop it screaming out (Muse 2003)

ChipLit! – 24-7th Apr 2014

ChipLit! – 24-7th Apr 2014

Chipping Norton Literary Festival is taking place from 24-27th April 2014

You can find out more here.

Free security marking – 26th April 2014

Free security marking – 26th April 2014

Officers from the Banbury Rural Neighbourhood Team will be carrying out a variety of crime prevention and reduction events and operations to tackle rural crime.As part of this they will be offering tack marking and tool and bike security marking. The nearesr event is from 9am until noon on Saturday 26th April 2014 at Deddington […]

Bloxham superfast broadband – 2015

Bloxham superfast broadband – 2015

Oxfordshire CC have made a postcode map available on their website that allows residents to find out when and where fibre broadband is likely to become available as part of the “Better Broadband” project. The search function also allows residents to see the information at a parish, district and county level, as well as the […]

Election of Parish & District Councillors 22nd May 2014

Election of Parish  & District Councillors 22nd May 2014

District Coucillors Cherwell District Council – Election of District Councillors Each of the following wards will have elections for one councillor on 22nd May 2014. Banbury Calthorpe Banbury Easington Banbury Grimsbury & Castle Banbury Hardwick Banbury Neithrop Banbury Ruscote Bicester West Bloxham & Bodicote Deddington Fringford Kidlington North Kidlington South Kirtlington Otmoor Sibford The Astons […]

Parish Meeting Notes – 7th April 2014

Parish Meeting Notes – 7th April 2014

Click here for a printable version. The Chairman Councillor Geoff Mollard and Councillors Mary Groves, Patricia Hopkins Gloria Lester-Stevens, Stephen Phipps, Nick Rayner, Sue Slater, David Tyrrell and Jenny Yates were all present. The Clerk and Responsible Financial Officer Theresa Goss, John Groves, District Councillors Lynda Thirzie-Smart and Chris Heath and two members of the […]

Parish Council Elections – 22nd May 2014

Parish Council Elections – 22nd May 2014

This is from the Bloxham Broadsheet not the Parish Council. Subject to certain general rules – any resident who wishes to do so, including current Parish Councillors, may stand to be elected as a Parish Councillor. If you wish to stand then you can get  a nomination form from from the Parish Clerk, fill it […]

No respite for local villages

No respite for local villages

Gladmans, the speculative developer who specialise in exploiting  high-profit greenfield sites on the edge of towns or villages,  now has its eyes set on a further development of 54 homes in Hook Norton. It has opened the required public consultation for a new estate off Sibford Road next to the Primary School. If approved this […]

Tom – pride and sadness

Tom – pride and sadness

Many of you will have read in the local papers the description of Tom Boomer as a bright star with the potential to shine in whatever path he chose in life. As if to prove the point – after his death the results arrived for his  Grade 6 drum kit exam which he had taken  […]

Funeral Arrangements for Tom Boomer

Funeral Arrangements for Tom Boomer

Tom’s family have provided these details of his funeral arrangements directly to us and asked that we publish details here so that they can be used as a link to people requesting information. You can be assured that these are correct. Tom’s funeral will be held at 3 pm on Thursday 17 April at Banbury […]

Amnesty Turkish Evening – 9th May 2014

Amnesty Turkish Evening – 9th May 2014

We are holding an Evening for Turkey on Fri 9 May at 7.30pm in the Library Lecture Room at Bloxham School to raise awareness of the deteriorating human rights situation in Turkey. We are aiming to have two speakers: Mark Jones, a leading human rights barrister with special knowledge of Turkey Barbara Lodge, Amnesty’s country […]

Everything you need to know ….

Everything you need to know ….

“The road to hell is paved with good intentions” – St Bernard
Time to fill out and post that questionnaire is running out! Check FAQs here as to why you should post it even if you decide to miss out some questions.

Local Businesses survey results – so far….

Local Businesses survey results – so far….

The Neighbourhood Plan has had an online survey open to businesses run in or from the village. We have over 70 responses but still feel this is the tip of an iceberg in an entrepreneurial village like Bloxham. We’d love to know about your business! The survey is still open and so if you haven’t […]

Parish Council Agenda – 7th Apr 2014

Parish Council Agenda – 7th Apr 2014

BLOXHAM PARISH COUNCIL MONDAY 7 APRIL 2014 A meeting of the Parish Council will be held on Monday 7 April 2014 at 7.30pm in St Mary’s Parish Rooms, Bloxham, to transact the business set out in the Agenda below, and you are summoned to attend. Councillors C Heath and L Thirzie-Smart have been invited to […]

Knit and Natter Group

Knit and Natter Group

We are a group of ladies who meet from 10.30 until 12.30 every Monday in the Joiners Arms  to not only knit, but also crochet, cross stitch, sew etc. Quite a lot of nattering goes on too!! We’d love to see new members. It doesn’t matter if you can’t knit or crochet – we’ll show […]