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Name: Website Editor
Date registered: Jun 29, 2015

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  1. Sumer is incumen in — Jun 14, 2019
  2. Methodist Chapel buildings – have your say. — Jun 14, 2019
  3. Latest Sporting News from Chadlington School — Jun 9, 2019
  4. New Village Hall Committee — Jun 4, 2019
  5. Open Farm Sunday — May 31, 2019

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New clue to origin of village’s name

Why is Chadlington so called? There are a number of theories but new evidence points to an origin for the village’s name linked to the traditional crafts practiced locally. See April’s Home Page for more……

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Funding available to improve local sport and fitness facilities

Sport England have opened their Community Asset Fund, which offers financial help with improving halls, pitches and other facilities. All kinds of sports clubs, community organisations and social enterprises that have facilities they need funds for can apply for grants. All you need is a great idea to get people moving. Go to their 

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State of Nature in Oxfordshire 2017

Wild Oxfordshire – a countywide local conservation charity, have produced this report together with a number of other groups, to record the current condition of Oxfordshire’s natural habitats and species. The work was funded by Oxfordshire County Council, Natural England and Banbury Ornithological Society. Although the detailed evidence that has been collected does show some …

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Arts and heritage projects offered grant funding

Grants of up to £500 are being made available to organisations across West Oxfordshire looking to develop arts and heritage projects. Grants of between £100 and £500 are available for specific projects to be carried out by community groups and charities. For more details and an application form, see www.westoxon.gov.uk/grants The deadline for applications …

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Sell out evening for village hall project fund

Friday 10th March saw The Wine Tipster hosting a fun filled evening of wine tasting, Opera and racing knowledge, raising funds for the Chadlington Village Hall Project. The combination of ticket sales, generous donations and a superb raffle resulted in a total of £850 being raised for this worthy cause. The Wine Tipster provided some …

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Call for voters to register in time for elections this May

With local elections taking place in just a few weeks, voters in Oxfordshire are being urged to make sure they are registered to vote and are able to take part on polling day, Thursday 4 May. The call for voters to sign up comes as the Electoral Commission launches a national voter registration campaign to …

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Firms urged to apply for business rate relief

West Oxfordshire District Council have asked us to publicise the following information Many businesses in West Oxfordshire will be receiving business rates bills for 2017/18 which see sharp increases from last year. This is due to the national revaluation of business rates conducted by the Valuation Office Agency. Due to changes to small business rates relief announced …

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Cherry and Whites regain title

Twelve teams entered the Tite Inn Quiz for the final quiz of the winter season, guaranteeing a full house for the final quiz of the winter season. The ‘Cherry and Whites’ team were once more victorious, winning the contest by gaining a magnificent 69 points out of a possible 84. The winners of second place, with …

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Beware ‘Local Claims Bureau’ fraud

West Oxfordshire District Council has alerted us to another telephone fraud. Residents have been receiving phone calls informing them that their Council Tax may be too high and offering to reclaim the excess for a fee of about £80. Do not provide any personal or financial information to any such callers as their ‘service’ is …

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Village Hall buzzes with ideas

A very lively afternoon was spent at Chadlington Memorial Hall on 5th March with many people of all ages and from all ends of the village attending. They viewed the excellent and informative exhibition of ideas from the project team and discussed what they might want from a redeveloped village hall. There was delicious cake …

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