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Our village stands between the River Thames and the A34 trunk road to the south of Oxford. It is an active village of 4,000 people, who need to know what’s going on.

This website will tell you what’s going on, in the village and around it. Use the menu to find out about village activities, the services available, news from the village organisations and a whole host of other things.

If there’s something you need to know about, you’ll probably find it on this site. If you can’t, let us know – this website is BY the village and FOR the village and we want it to contain all anyone could reasonably expect to find here.


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Road repairs – Bagley Wood Road – action stations!

The Parish Council has had the following response to to its request for information about the ongoing situation in Bagley Wood Road:     Dear Ms Feather Please accept my apologies with respect to the delay associated with this scheme. The work is a priority, however it has taken some time to determine the detail …

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Pump Hunt for Sewage Station Owners

Thames Water is to take on the responsibility of 4,000 sewage pumping stations from property owners and managers The utility will take over electricity and maintenance costs under new legislation, potentially saving customers thousands of pounds The firm is appealing for help tracking 1,800 ‘missing’ stations The utility, which serves 15 million customers across London …

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Parish News – June 2015

The members co-opted five people to the vacancies following the election. There were nine applicants and after a vote the five people who were successful were Rosemary Aldgate; Sylvia Buckingham; Jerry Patterson; Paul Robinson and Colin Smith. The Council would like to welcome these new members and hope they will enjoy their time on Kennington …

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Over-60s Lunch Club – Florence Park

The link to our website is http://www.florenceparkcommunitycentre.org.uk/ or http://www.florenceparkcommunitycentre.org.uk/whats-on.html

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M4/A34 interchange – weekend closures cancelled

Highways England have contacted the Parish Council to confirm that the new bridge beams/bearings have now been successfully installed at Junction 13, and therefore the remaining weekend closures of 1st/2nd August and 8th/9th August have now been cancelled.   The remaining works will be carried out using the existing narrow lanes/contraflow, overnight lane closures of …

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Thames Valley Police – Open Day

The Thames Valley Police Open Day takes place at the Force’s training centre in Sulhamstead annually, and last year over 5,000 people came along to find out what really goes on behind the scenes in policing. This year’s event carries a theme of 100 years of Women in Policing, and will include talks from a …

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