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Updated Scam Advice

Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) is warning residents to be on their guard against criminals and scammers exploiting the Coronavirus situation. Some scammers are claiming to be charity workers, offering assistance with shopping, or requesting donations. Here are some tips from … Continue reading

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Village Hall 200 Club Update

Richard May, the administrator of the Village Hall 200 Club writes: April marks the start of the new year for the 200 Club – the time when our team of diligent collectors would normally be visiting you during April and May … Continue reading

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Charity Treasure Hunt – Postponed

As many of you will have no doubt expected, because of the current Coronavirus situation, the Beagle Welfare Treasure Hunt originally scheduled for 10th May has been postponed.   The organisers would like to offer many thanks to everyone who was … Continue reading

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Oxfordshire Hand-it-Back COVID-19 Campaign

The Parish Council has been asked to inform residents that NRS HealthCare is asking people to return health care equipment they no longer need to help with the Coronavirus crisis. The items needed are chairs, beds, wheeled commodes, mattresses, any … Continue reading

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Support For People Struggling Financially Due to Coronavirus

The Parish Council has been asked to inform residents that South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) has put a range of measures in place to help people who are being affected financially by the Coronavirus pandemic: Hardship fund for people on … Continue reading

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Volunteering in Oxfordshire

The work of the voluntary and community sector across Oxfordshire is invaluable and the county has some of the best initiatives across the country.  It is therefore no surprise that all local authorities in the county have been inundated with … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Hunt

Despite the difficult situation, there is a plan to hold an Easter Egg Hunt for the children in the village from Good Friday 10th April through to Easter Monday 13th April (and beyond, if you feel like it). With over … Continue reading

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Businesses Online Grant Form

South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) has asked the Parish Council to pass on the following information: The council has launched an online form to help local businesses apply for small business and retail grants.  The form and more details can … Continue reading

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Scoop That Poop

Residents with dogs are reminded to please pick up after their pets. The Parish Council has had some complaints about dog mess on a number of footpaths around the village. Now that we are all out walking in the village … Continue reading

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Waste Collections Update

Further to our recent post about waste collections during the Coronavirus crisis, South Oxfordshire District Council has now suspended its kerbside service collecting small electrical items, batteries and textiles for recycling. The recycling centres for these items are unable to … Continue reading

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