Is this your cat?

This young cat has been spotted stray around Brook End. He’s appeared in the last week. He’s a young male who doesn’t seem to have been neutered and so he may have roamed. He doesn’t have a collar and he looks about a year old. If this is your cat, or you think you know …

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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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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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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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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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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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Spring Open Day at Chadlington Kitchen Garden

  On Wednsesday, 1st March Chadlington Kitchen Garden would love to invite you to come and find out more about what they’re doing here in the village. Just come along sometime between 2 and 6 p.m. and you will have a chance to have a look around the plot, meet some of the team and perhaps …

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Cemetery Path repairs halted by theft

Work was underway to repair Chadlington cemetery path but this has halted because some of the materials essential to completing the job have been stolen. Three large tubs of adhesive were taken on Thursday from near the back door of the house next to the path, which is opposite the Church. The incident has been …

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ChipLitFest tickets on sale now

  Tickets for all events at the Chipping Norton Literary Festival are now on sale and selling fast. The Festival takes place on 27th-30th April and there are many events for all ages and interests at different venues across the town on each of the four days. Tickets can be bought via their 

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