Category: Amenities

Organisations maintaining and developing what Kennington has to offer

Interim Report – Playfield Road Pavilion Feasibility Study Public Consultation

Thank you very much to everyone who has taken the time to comment on the proposals to rebuild Playfield Road pavilion. There are some themes which have emerged: Children’s Play Area The proposal is to relocate the current equipment along the southern boundary, so it is the other side of the gate to the memorial …

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Playfield Rd Pavilion Rebuild – Feasibility Study – Public Consultation

Kennington Parish Council would like your views! History of Playfield Rd Pavilion  Playfield Road playing field was originally given to Kennington Parish Council for public use by F.A. Sutton Esq. of Coventry and F. J. Minns Esq. of Oxford in July 1962. The pavilion was constructed soon afterwards, and refurbished in 1995, with grant funding …

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Vacancy: Weekend Caretaker

Kennington Village Hall   Weekend Caretaker   There is a vacancy for the position as Weekend Caretaker at the Village Hall For more details contact Peter Biggs on   01865 730353 07831 661365 peterrbiggs@virginmedia.com

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Playing Fields Committee Meeting 16 May 2018

A meeting of the Playing Fields Committee will take place on 16 May 2018 at 7:30pm at Playfield Road pavilion. All members of the public are welcome. Playing Fields meeting agenda – May 2018

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The Cattle are Returning!

Oxford Preservation Trust has informed the Parish Council that the cattle will be returning to the memorial field next Monday 10 April 2017.    

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Scrub Clearing in the Memorial Field

A huge thank you to everyone who came and helped clear scrub on the Kennington Memorial Field on Saturday.  Oxford Preservation Trust is very grateful and Rachel looks forward to seeing you again in the autumn.

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Autumn ‘Scrub Bash’ 29-October

Oxford Preservation Trust – Kennington Memorial Field Join us on Saturday 29 October in the Kennington Memorial Field for our autumn “scrub bash”.  The session, which will be led by the Abingdon Green Gym, will be from 9.30 – 12.30pm. No previous experience is necessary.  Wear stout shoes or wellies and old clothes.  Please bring …

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Defibrulator Awareness Course: 22-October

The Parish Council has arranged a further defibrillator awareness course for Saturday 22 October in the Village Centre from 10:00am to 12:00pm.  If anyone would like to attend could they please either email the clerk on *protected email* or telephone her on 01865 421126. Learn more about the village’s emergency plans here

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Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme – preferred route

The Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme project team will be at the Assembly Room, Oxford Town Hall Tuesday 28 June, 2pm to 8pm to share the preferred route for the scheme   Download the PDF file .

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Extra garden waste collections

Good news for green fingers If you’re a garden waste customer, you can leave double out for collection in the week beginning 16 May in Vale and 23 May for South on your usual collection day. You can put your extra garden bits and pieces in an open box or bag by your brown bin.  …

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Vandalism – 29 April

Last weekend as part of the Parish Council’s regular Play Area inspections more vandalism was found to have taken place with regard to the bin at the round closed goal at Playfield Road playing field.  It was found to have been ripped out of the ground, the metal bin all out of shape, as a …

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Defibrillator training

Defibrillator training The next session will take place on Saturday 14 May from 10:00am to around 11:30am in the main hall at the Village Centre. There are still some places available, please *protected email* if you would like to reserve a space.     Further session There is a further session planned for Saturday 18 …

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