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Welcome to Kennington

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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Council Meeting 14 May 2020

An online meeting of Kennington Parish Council will take place on Thursday 14 May 2020 at 7.30pm. Please see the links below for agenda, joining instructions and supporting documents. Item 10 – Terms of Reference Item 11 – Policies Item 12 – Aims & Objectives and Risk Assessment Statement Item 13 – Standing Orders and …

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VE Day ‘Stay at Home Party’

Link to BBC website for Great British Bunting template Link to VE Day 75 website for more information on the Nation’s Toast Please feel free to share your photos with us on our Facebook Page!

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Covid-19 Scam Warning

Oxfordshire residents have been warned to be on their guard against criminals and scammers exploiting the coronavirus situation. Some scammers are claiming to be charity workers, offering assistance with shopping, or requesting donations. Here are some tips from our Trading Standards team on how to check charity workers are genuine (graphic attached for social media …

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Cornerstone and The Beacon are here for you #AtHome

Arts and entertainment in South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse have gone online! If you’re struggling to keep the kids entertained, or you’re fed up with endlessly scrolling through uninspiring choices on video streaming services, Cornerstone Arts Centre and The Beacon are here to help. South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse district councils’ Arts Development team has pulled …

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Temporary Road Closure and “No Waiting” restriction at Kennington, St Swithun’s Road

Temporary Traffic Regulation Notice – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Road Closure and “No Waiting” restriction at Kennington, St Swithun’s Road In the interests of public safety, it will be necessary for Oxfordshire County Council to close the road and impose a ‘No Waiting’ restriction as detailed above to facilitate carriageway patching works. …

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A34 West Berkshire/Oxfordshire – Road Marking and Road Stud Replacement

Update from Highways England on the dates provided for the upcoming refreshment works along the A34: Monday 4 May for two nights – closure of the A34 southbound carriageway from the A420 Botley Interchange to the A4130 Milton Interchange, with a signed diversion in place via the A420, A338, Wantage and the A417 – there …

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Oxfordshire businesses warned to protect against COVID19 scams

Businesses in Oxfordshire must be vigilant against scams and fraud… Malicious email attachments, false government grant phone calls and CEO impersonation scams are among a raft of scams undermining businesses as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Oxfordshire County Council is supporting Businesses Against Scams – an initiative from National Trading Standards; with a free …

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Temporary Road Closure at Kennington, Sandford Lane

Temporary Traffic Regulation Notice – S14 Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 A request has been received from Centurion Traffic for a temporary road closure to apply to a section of Sandford Lane whilst a bridge structure safety examination is carried out. A temporary Notice is being made to implement the temporary closures and will operate …

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