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Councillors’ Surgery

Ex-Servicemen’s Hall 1st Saturday of each month 9.30 am – 10.30 am HAPPY TO HELP WITH ANY PROBLEMS

British Red Cross Week
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British Red Cross Week

The house collection in May realised a total of £641.96 which was an increase on the previous year. Thanks are due to all concerned. However, […]

Bloxham Grove Windmill Project – Update
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Bloxham Grove Windmill Project – Update

On a blustery day at the end of April this year we fitted the canvas cov-~ ers to the windmill sails released the brake and […]

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Benches

There are now four new benches in the village, and the one on Courtington Lane has been repaired with parts from the one that was […]

The Warriner
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The Warriner

I am now enjoying my second wet summer in Bloxham in my role as Headteacher at The Warriner. While I cannot claim that every day […]

Christian Aid Collection
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Christian Aid Collection

The Christian Aid Week house-to-house collection in May raised a total of £2,805.62 in Bloxham, Milcombe and South Newington. This was the highest amount in […]

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Village Show

Those village residents who have enjoyed the Village Shows held over the last three years may be disappointed to learn that there is a very […]

Swift Conservation
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Swift Conservation

CDC with Kirtlington Wildlife and Conservation Society are carrying out a Swifts Conservation Project in Cherwell area. These birds are only in this country from […]

Stowe House
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Stowe House

Known in its heyday as Stowe Palace, the house was designed as the principal temple in the renowned Landscape Gardens, echoing the Greek and Roman […]

St George’s Day Flag
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St George’s Day Flag

Is it possible that for next year we might have the correct flag flying at the war memorial on St George’s Day ie. the flag […]

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Myeloma Awareness Week 21 – 28 June

The charity Myeloma UK, established in 1997, organises ‘Myeloma Awareness Week’ every year to raise awareness of the disease. The charity’s work supports patients and […]

Hobbies Galore – Stamp Collecting: Philately
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Hobbies Galore – Stamp Collecting: Philately

The word Philately sounds a bit daunting to those not actively interested, so perhaps stamp-collecting is a term that is more familiar. Yet it is […]

From the Editors / Odds & Ends

Hobbies Galore

This month we are starting a series of articles on the many and varied hobbies of our readers. The first one is on philately. We […]

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Charity Ball in Aid of Myeloma UK

Saturday 11 October 2008 Time – 7.00 pm to Midnight The place:Oxford University Examination Schools, High Street, OXFORD Includes:- Drink on arrival, 3 course meal […]

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Community Organisations

Bryant Homes, who are developing the site on Milton Rd, are offering a draw each week of £500 for four weeks for some lucky community […]

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