Category: Social and charitable

Groups getting people together for good works, education, fun or a good chat

Wild Parishes Webinars

During summer 2020, Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) hosted a series of webinars explaining how villages and parish councils can help promote wildlife and biodiversity. Copies of the presentations and supplementary information can be found here.

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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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Community Resilience

Winter approaches again, and it’s important to prepare for the short days, dark nights and cold temperatures. Look after your personal resilience and well-being by making sure that you have prepared well in advance. Here are some tips to help you get ready for winter, and they’re all free… Message in a Bottle is a …

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Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust Governor elections

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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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KOA Shop

The KOA Shop may well have been the first POP-UP shop! It has certainly become a village institution, and this year it opens on MONDAY 27th JULY. If you have goods to donate to the shop, please bring them along to St Swithun’s church hall between 12 noon and 2 p.m. on Sunday 26th July, or …

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Open Gardens in Kennington

Sunday 28th June is Open Gardens Day in Kennington, in aid of Kennington Overseas Aid’s 2015 charity, Standing Voice, which provide medical aid to people with albinism in Tanzania. Around 10 gardens will be open throughout the village between 2 and 6pm, each of them with a character all its own. Come along and get new ideas …

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KOA – film screening

On Wednesday 1 April, at 7.30 in St Swithun’s Church Hall, KOA will be showing the film In the Shadow of the Sun, which follows a group of albinism sufferers in Tanzania over six years, as they try to combat the prejudice, health issues and threats to their physical safety that arise from their condition …

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KOA – 2015 project

At its recent public meeting Kennington Overseas Aid selected as the project for which we will be fund-raising in 2015 the charity Standing Voice, which provides medical care to people with albinism in Tanzania. Albinism is ten times more common in East Africa than it is in white European societies. It is a condition which …

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