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Booklet on Chadlington men who went to fight in the First World War for sale again

Copies of the booklet on Chadlington men who went to fight in the First World War are once again for sale at the Café de la Post. Ask for them at the counter. The booklet tells the story of the seven Chadlington men who died in WW1 whose names are listed on the War Memorial …

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Chilly Chadlington: safety tips and information

    Hopefully Chadlington will escape the heavy snowfalls of last winter (see above), but Oxfordshire County Council gritters were planning to be out for the first time in a while last night, as temperatures dropped to as low as -5C . Whether you’ve already stocked up with de-icer and scraper for icy early mornings; …

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Tumble dryer warning from Fire Service

Firefighters at Chipping Norton have recently posted this warning about potentially dangerous tumble dryers, with a helpful checklist on how to prevent problems occurring.   It is this time of year when your tumble dryer comes into its own, drying clothes quicker and preventing wet washing on the radiators which can cause condensation or damp. …

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Firefighters to the rescue–but could you help them?

While the story of the muntjac cut free from a garden gate in Chadlington might have given you a smile, the firefighters on duty always know that their next call-out could be to a serious road crash or a house fire. The team at Chipping Norton are currently looking for new recruits. Could you help …

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Chadlington Book Exchange

Eagle-eyed villagers may have noticed that a set of shelves has been put up in the bus shelter opposite Cafe de la Post and that there are some books in them. This is a Parish Council initiative and the shelves have been kindly put up by a local resident. This is the Chadlington Book Exchange …

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Have fun playing volleyball in Charlbury

Fancy playing volleyball at the Charlbury Community Centre? Then a friendly session on Wednesdays from 8pm-10pm is your chance! Whether you’ve never played before and want to give it a go, or you haven’t played since you were at school or on holiday, this session gives you the opportunity to come and try. We offer …

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Chadlington Good Neighbours

Have you heard of Chadlington Good Neighbours? They are a group of local volunteers who can offer help with household tasks, shopping, transport to medical appointments and befriending for residents of Chadlington, Splesbury, Taston and Dean. The project has recently obtained a wheelchair that can be borrowed for short periods and runs the weekly Afternoon …

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Please don’t obstruct our pavements

One of the joys of living in a place like Chadlington is that people are often walking about the village; to the shops, with their dogs or just to enjoy the view. Unfortunately in some places the pathways are obstructed and moving out onto the road can be dangerous or even impossible, especially for wheelchair/mobility …

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Data protection and the village website

You may be aware that data protection law is changing and a new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming into force. This website has a record of subscribers’ e-mail addresses and so is also subject to the new data protection rules.  There is no other personal data held. If you have requested regular e-mails …

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Cotswold Friends

If you’d like to get out more and meet some new people, Cotswold Friends have a range of social activities and events open to all across the Cotswolds area. There are lunch clubs, ‘men in sheds’ clubs and ‘knit and natter’ groups, amongst other opportunities to socialise more. Contact Wendy on 01608 651745 or visit …

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