Social and charitable

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Apple Café

Apple Café is a community café for Kennington in Oxfordshire, which is run by a group of volunteers for the purpose of giving our community a place to meet in a relaxed atmosphere with a drink and a delicious piece of cake or a healthy snack. Visit the website

Friends of Kennington Cancer Fund

Friends of Kennington Cancer Fund has raised over £250,000 The fund was started by Pearl Livett in 1988 when her husband was diagnosed with Cancer, he sadly died in 1991. FKCF was officially formed in 1990, although the funds that were raised in 1988 and 1989 were used to purchase TVs for the Children’s Leukaemia …

Headway, Oxford

Headway Oxfordshire aims to: provide support services to those affected by brain injury (including stroke and some other neurological conditions) across the county of Oxfordshire advocate on behalf of those affected by brain injury in relation to local and national strategic initiatives provide information on brain injury to those interested parties and promote awareness to …

Kennington – Refugee Welcome

Who are we? A group of people who share the wish to extend a welcome to families or individuals whose life has been torn apart by conflict or persecution. We welcome new members. What are we hoping to achieve? To offer our friendship and support in practical ways including housing, finance, food, equipment, learning the …

Kennington Good Neighbours

For over 40 years, Kennington Good Neighbours has produced the Village List every two years. This has contained information on the Churches, Health, Education, and Parish Matters, together with details of Clubs and Societies. For many years it was contained on two sheets of A4 paper—now we have the eighth of these booklets! Since the …

Kennington Link Women’s Institute

Affiliated to the Oxfordshire & National Federations of Women’s Institutes We are a small friendly Women’s institute. We meet on the first Wednesday afternoon of every month except  August. Our meetings are held in Kennington Methodist Church hall, Upper Road, Kennington at 2.15pm. We welcome visitors and new members.   Details for 2017/2018 are listed below: Date Speaker …

Kennington Overseas Aid

Kennington Overseas Aid was founded in 1968 by the three Kennington Churches, with the aim of helping people less fortunate than ourselves.  Each year we choose a project provided by an established overseas charity, usually one working in the third world, as the target of our fundraising efforts. The emphasis is generally on sustainable development …

Kennington Women’s Institute

              Here are details of our meetings and fundraising events from this April to March next year. Why not come along and meet us.  You will be made most welcome. 7.15pm, second Wednesday of the month (except August), in the Village Centre, Kennington Road.   DATE 2017 TITLE OF …

Kennington4FairTrade

Objective We have now obtained Fairtrade status from the Fairtrade Foundation in 2011 in recognition to the parishioners of Kennington for actively supporting Fairtrade. Our next objective for 2011/2012 is to support St Swithun’s Primary School to become a Fairtrade School. A brief history The impetus for Fairtrade Status came from a parishioner at the …

St Swithun's Church

St Swithun’s Guild

Membership Open to all women for Christian Fellowship Aims Worship Active service of the church Talks discussion etc to promote Christian Fellowship and understanding Monthly meetings Held in St Swithun’s church hall on the 4th Wednesday in the month at 2.30pm We have a variety of speakers or an occasional film show. Other events We …

Thames Kennington Trefoil Guild

The Trefoil Guild meets at the Kennington Methodist Church on the third Tuesday of each month, except in the month of August. The meeting time is from 7.30pm until 930 – 10.00pm and there is usually a Guest Speaker or occasionally a Social meeting when the group will entertain themselves. The Guild is a welcoming …