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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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Bus information updated

    The Editor has updated the bus time and route information on the Website, checking links to timetables and further on-line information to keep website users in touch with any changes. Please let the Editor know if any inaccuracies have crept in by using the ‘Contact Us’ link at the bottom of the Home …

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New waste and recycling calendars now online

Chadlington Parish Council has been asked by West Oxfordshire District Council to publicise the following information:   New waste and recycling calendars now online   West Oxfordshire’s new waste and recycling collection dates are now published for the next 12 months and can be viewed and downloaded online at www.westoxon.gov.uk.   As well …

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Good Neighbours’ Teas

The Good Neighbours project are continuing to host Thursday afternoon teas this Spring in the Methodist schoolroom in Chadlington between 2.30 and 4 pm. Everyone is welcome – meet up with old friends, make new friends. We look forward to seeing you for a cup of tea and a piece of cake. There is no charge for refreshments but …

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Online social housing system available

Chadlington Parish Council has been asked by West Oxfordshire District Council to publicise the following information:   Online social housing system    A new system which allows anyone on West Oxfordshire’s housing register to apply for vacant Housing Association properties was launched last year and is available to home seekers.   Homeseeker Plus lists vacant …

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New power cuts helpline launched

Chadlington Parish Council has been asked by West Oxfordshire District Council to publicise the following information:   Council supports power cuts helpline   West Oxfordshire District Council is supporting the launch of 105, a new national three-digit helpline telephone number that will make it quicker and easier for people to report a power cut.   …

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Free beginners’ computer and internet tuition

Chipping Norton Library is offering free one-to-one basic computer tuition and internet help for beginners. It’s completely free, just call 643559 or drop in to found out more. Other activities at the Library include Rhymetime on Monday mornings,10.30-11.00 a.m. for accompanied babies and toddlers, daily newspapers, a magazine swapbox and free wi-fi for all visitiors. …

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Bridget Jones’ Baby – filmed in Chipping Norton!

  The latest film in the Bridget Jones’ life story is released this week and on show in cinemas across the country – including at The Theatre, Chipping Norton, on Friday, 28th and Sunday, 30th October. http://www.chippingnortontheatre.com/ So it was exciting to hear that the film was partly filmed in our local town of …

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Save A Life – new smartphone app to locate your nearest defibrillator

Chadlington has an Automated External Defibrillator (known as an AED) – located in Abbeyfield porch. Many other villages served by South Central Ambulance Service are also lucky enough to have one available for emergencies. But would you know which one if you needed to help someone having cardiac arrest or a heart attack? The following information …

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Local Food and Tourism grants available – if you’re quick!

A new government grant scheme has opened under DEFRA’s Great British Food Campaign. Food communities across the country are being encouraged to apply for a new, dedicated grant to champion regional food and drink. Projects should take a collaborative approach, joining-up local food and tourism organisations. The maximum grant available for each project is £25,000. The grant …

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