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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.

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Have Your Say on a 20mph Speed Limit in Kennington

Kennington Parish Council is undertaking a consultation to determine the views of Kennington residents in relation to a proposed 20mph speed limit. Please complete the online survey by 11th February 2022. Alternatively, paper copies are available in the foyer of Kennington Village Centre.

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Rural isolation – tell us your views – Oxfordshire survey

Have your say on rural isolation! Are you affected by it? Do you know someone that is? Community First Oxfordshire (CFO) on behalf of Healthwatch Oxfordshire is undertaking a short survey to better understand the levels of rural isolation felt in rural communities.  The survey is designed for everyone to have their say and is …

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Christmas Tree Recycling

Christmas tree recycling will be available again – please leave your old tree at Forest Side or Playfield Rd car park by Thursday 20th January 2022. Alternatively, if you are a brown bin customer, you can leave your tree next to your bin (not in it, as it is difficult for the crew to get …

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Kennington Parish Council Meeting November 2021

A meeting of Kennington Parish Council will be held on Thursday 11 November 2021 at 7:30pm in Committee Rooms 2/3 of Kennington Village Centre. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

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Abingdon Runaway Fair – city4, city35, cityX3 (10th – 12th October 2021)

Update from Oxford Bus Company:“From Sunday 10th October until approximately 09:00 hrs on Tuesday 12th October, your city4, city35 and cityX3 services will be unable to serve the High Street stop A7 in Abingdon due to the Abingdon Runaway Fair. Passengers are advised to use the Stratton Way or Bath Street (city4 only) stops as …

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Wild Verges Consultation – Have Your Say!

Kennington Parish Council would like to know your views on the ‘wild’ verges. The Parish Council, working with the newly-formed group, Wild about Kennington, agreed to a pilot project to change the mowing regime of grass verges for the benefit of wildlife. This was to allow wildflowers to flourish, which would improve chances for bees, …

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