Tag Archives: Coronavirus

Oxford Parking Charge Changes

Oxford City Council has announced that critical key workers will now be able to use council parking bays without time restriction or charge.  The changes will apply to all on-street parking and open, council-run, car parks including pay and display … Continue reading

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Coronavirus Scams

Residents are warned to be on their guard against criminals and scammers exploiting the Coronavirus situation. The Oxfordshire County Council’s Trading Standards team has received reports of scams targeting people via emails, text messages, and on the doorstep.  Full details … Continue reading

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Clap For Carers

The village stepped out in force last evening for Clap For Carers, paying tribute to NHS staff and volunteers who are helping to provide essential services during the Coronavirus emergency. People emerged from their homes and into the streets to … Continue reading

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Shielding Our Most Vulnerable

South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) has asked the Parish Council to share the following information with residents: Our most vulnerable residents across Oxfordshire will have recently received correspondence from the NHS, identifying them as high risk and advising them to … Continue reading

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Playareas Closed

Following Government restrictions, as a result of the Coronavirus crisis, the playareas in the village have been closed.  Residents may use the grounds for exercise, in line with Government guidance, but the play equipment must not be used. The Parish … Continue reading

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District Council Closes Offices

Due to the ongoing public health risk from Coronavirus, South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC)  has closed its office building and reception in Milton Park to the public and the majority of staff. Residents can continue to access information about council … Continue reading

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Teddy Bear Hunt

Residents are requested to put a teddy bear in their windows or gardens today (22nd March) so that the younger members of the village can go on their very own Bear Hunt! Enjoy!

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Free Handmade Greetings Cards for Those Self-isolating

Local Papercraft tutor and designer, Liz Yuille, is offering to provide packs of handmade Greetings Cards to anyone in the village who is self-isolating or otherwise unable to visit the shops.  She already has a good supply that cover a … Continue reading

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PC Sub Committee

A sub-committee of the Parish Council has been appointed to deal with business during the Coronavirus emergency while normal parish council meetings cannot be held.  It was agreed at an extraordinary meeting of the council on 20th March to do … Continue reading

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Pub Fights Virus

As a response to the Coronavirus, The Plough Inn is offering a takeaway and delivery service for a limited menu.  In the meantime, The Plough remains open. Landlord Liam Carberry said: “These are difficult times for everyone including small businesses … Continue reading

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