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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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Ever thought about becoming a county councillor?

Chadlington ParishCouncil has been asked  by Oxfordshire County Council to publicise the following information:   Ever thought about becoming a county councillor?   Prospective Councillors open evening  Wednesday, 14 September 2016 from 7.00pm – 9.00pm at County Hall, New Road, Oxford This event will give you an overview of the county councillor role and the work of the …

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Oxfordshire Unitary Government Study published

Chadlington Parish Council has been asked by West Oxfordshire District Council to publicise the following information:   Below is a joint statement issued by all the Oxfordshire District Council Leaders and the Oxford City Council Leader

  • Matthew Barber, Leader at Vale of White Horse
  • John Cotton, Leader at South Oxfordshire District Council
  • James Mills, …

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Bumper Harvest at Chadlington Kitchen Garden

    Our local Kitchen Garden company is enjoying a bumper harvest in their first summer and have many lovely fruits and vegetables to offer their customers. The Greenhouse, Polytunnel and Peach House have all proved successful growing environments and they will have a stall at Chadlington’s Apple Day, where you can learn more about …

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Consultation on Council Tax Support Scheme run by West Oxfordshire District Council

Chadlington Parish Council has been asked by West Oxfordshire District Council to publicise the following:   Views wanted on proposed changes to Council Tax support   West Oxfordshire District Council is consulting with residents about amendments to its Council Tax Reduction Scheme which, if agreed, would come into effect from April 2017.   The scheme …

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New grass cutting schedule for Oxfordshire and how to report issues

Oxfordshire County Council have issued the following information to all Oxfordshire Parish Town and District Councils regarding the new grass cutting regime that commences this year.   This drastic reduction in grass cutting  is being introduced due to budget cuts.   Update on county council’s grass cutting programme   In 2016, the county council will …

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New bookable wheelchair-accessible transport service launched

News from Oxfordshire County Council Oxfordshire County Council has launched a new bookable transport service, called the Oxfordshire Comet.   The service is for Oxfordshire residents who don’t have access to suitable public transport.   The service is also open to wheelchair users or those with mobility issues. The 16-seater Comet vehicles are fully wheelchair …

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