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Date registered: Jun 29, 2015

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  1. Stonelee Crows leave Loose Ends trailing — Jan 28, 2020
  2. Overnight break-in at Café — Jan 21, 2020
  3. Memorial Hall Open Day postponed — Jan 17, 2020
  4. Tonight’s Parish Council meeting will be at Sports and Social Club — Jan 13, 2020
  5. Spring Water in Chadlington — Jan 10, 2020

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Vandalism in Chadlington

The Editor has received this message from a local resident: My car, parked on the verge at the top of Watery Lane, was badly vandalised on the night of the Beer Festival, and I know of at least one other car parked by Chapel Row that was also damaged. Perhaps others suffered damage too. I’ve  reported …

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Protecting the Chadlington Grape Hyacinth

Chadlington is one of the few places in Britain where the wild grape hyacinth (Muscari Neglectum) grows and there are usually some of these plants growing on the Stocks at this time of year. Although not a threatened species (according to the Oxfordshire Flora Group http://www.anhso-ofg.org.uk/ ) it is important that the plants are able to …

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See the local election results

The full results for all the elections held on 5th May are available at http://www.westoxon.gov.uk/about-the-council/elections-voting/election-results/ The local district and county councillors for Chadlington remain the same. They provide a report to each Parish Council meeting and often attend to answer questions and hear of local village issues.

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Gain the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Chippy Lido is running a 5-day course from Tuesday 5th to Saturday 9th July for students and older adults to gain the nationally recognised RLSS qualification. There will be an opportunity to join the dedicated team of lifeguards at the Lido once you have gained the qualification. For more information, contact Liz Cooke on 01608 …

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Have your say on local policing

There will be an opportunity for you to ‘have your say’ with our local PCSO Cheryl Harrison so you can discuss your concerns with the local neighbourhood policing team in Chipping Norton. The meeting will take place on Saturday, 21st May between 10.00 and 11.30 a.m. at Chipping Norton Co-op.

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Friendship for the Bereaved

Anyone who has suffered a bereavement and feels in need of contact with others who will understand is welcome to go along to a group that meets on the last Saturday of each month in Chipping Norton. They have tea/coffee and cakes and occasional speakers and events, which are often light-hearted, offering enjoyment as well as the …

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New funding leads the way for rural businesses

West Oxfordshire District Council has sent us information about how businesses and projects based in rural communities across Oxfordshire are being encouraged to apply for European funding. The Oxfordshire LEADER scheme consists of a £1.55 million fund, which will be available until 2020, for businesses and projects with the potential to create jobs and benefit the local economy. To qualify, …

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Fix My Street

At the March Parish Council meeting the effectiveness of a County Council initiative to offer members of the public an opportunity to report potholes and other road defects was reported. People can let the County Council know of problems they have spotted via an online facility http://fixmystreet.oxfordshire.gov.uk/ The Council now has a quick method of repairing the …

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Copies of 1899 map of Chadlington available

1899 Map of part of Chadlington and surrounding fields A local resident has discovered an interesting map of part of Chadlington and gave it to a local history and map enthusiast in the village.  The map dates from 1899, and is at an unusually large scale of 1 mile to 25 inches.  The original is in …

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Local history event raises interest

  Around thirty people attended the local history event at the Memorial Hall on 6th April to hear more about the Chadlington Enclosure Award and of the historical landscape of Pudlicote. The event raised a surplus of £75, donated to the Friends of Chadlington Abbeyfield. A number of villagers helped with the event and Nicky, the organiser, sends …

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