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Anglo-Saxon Project for Long Wittenham

A piece of Anglo-Saxon heritage will be recreated in a field in Long Wittenham.  The headquarters of the Sylva Foundation has received a significant grant from the Heritage Lottery Foundation for the House of Wessex project. The site of a … Continue reading

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Woodwords at the Sylva Wood Centre

Don’t miss the second WoodWords literary evening to be held at Sylva Wood Centre on Thursday 24th May between 6.30pm and 9.30pm. Five authors will tell the stories behind their latest books – splinters and all: Around the World in … Continue reading

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Wood Centre Open for Artweeks Festival

The Sylva Wood Centre will be open to the public for the Oxfordshire Artweeks May Festival from 6th – 14th May, 11am – 6pm at weekends and 11am – 4pm on weekdays – closed Wednesday 10th. The Centre will be … Continue reading

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Invitation to Community Orchard Opening Ceremony

The Wittenhams Community Orchard will be opened by Sarah Taylor, High Sherriff of Oxfordshire on Thursday 23rd March at 2pm. An open invitation is extended to everyone in the local community.  Cropsharers, funders and our supporters have been invited.  All … Continue reading

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Sawmill Plan For Wood Centre

Plans for the expansion of the Sylva Foundation Centre in Long Wittenham have been lodged with South Oxfordshire District Council. The Foundation wants to change the use of land and pigsty area from agricultural to forestry use.  Other proposals include … Continue reading

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Bonfire Boost For Charities

Six organisations shared in the £1,200 profit made from the annual Long Wittenham bonfire and fireworks night on 5th November. The event – organised by the parish council and supported by Wittenham Warriors – attracted more than 400 people to … Continue reading

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