Category: About the village

Kennington's history and how that's reflected in the village today

Kennington Patient Participation Group – AGM Agenda

Kennington Patient Participation Group (PPG) Annual General Meeting 2017 Is to be held on Monday 22 May 2017 at 7:15pm in St Swithun’s Church Hall All patients of Kennington Health Centre are welcome to attend and participate AGENDA To receive apologies for absence Agree minutes of 11 April 2016 Report of the Chairman Report of …

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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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Sandford Hydro – April Updates

Read the full story of the development of Sandford hydro here: http://www.lowcarbonhub.org/sandford-hydro-project-updates   Here’s the news from the April newsletter.,, 1. Main structure looking good The section of the Weir that will house the Archimedes screws is almost ready. We have now completed the main concrete structure. The next steps will be to finish the …

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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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Sandford Hydro update – Lorries!

PROJECT UPDATE FROM LOW CARBON HUB – SANDFORD HYDRO PROJECT INCREASED TRAFFIC ON MONDAY! Just to let you know that on Monday, 27 February, we will have about 20 to 25 lorries coming onto the site. This is to bring quite a lot of concrete as we’re now out of the hole, so to speak, …

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Vacancy: Parish Clerk

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Job Descripton – Parish Clerk 2017 – Job Advert

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Parish Council Matters March 2017

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Fly-tipping and anti-social behaviour – The Parish Council is working with the local police and landowners who are finding it helpful to hear about incidents of anti-social behaviour such as fly-tipping and rough sleepers so that appropriate action can be taken to keep the village tidy. If you are aware, and do see anything of …

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Neighbourhood Policing Newsletter – February

Message sent by (3155) Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale) Here is your latest neighbourhood update from PCSO Zack Earl. St Swithuns school parking This has been an ongoing issue in Kennington, we will be stepping up our school patrols in this area in the coming weeks. Parking illegally or inconsiderately …

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More news about Sandford Hydro!

The Sandford Hydro Project has released some exciting updates on the progress with the project, which can be read by clicking this link: http://www.lowcarbonhub.org/sandford-hydro-project-updates The Piling work was finished in December and some very visible progress is being made.    

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Great British Spring Clean 3-5 March 2017

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse district council are backing a new nationwide campaign to get half a million people out and about cleaning up their local communities in March 2017. The Great British Spring Clean aims to help bring people together to clear up the litter that blights their local streets and parks. Litter …

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Parish Council Matters – Jan 2017

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Carols around the Tree – Thank you all who attended the Carols around the Tree in December – there seemed enough mulled wine and mince pies but may be not quite enough sausage rolls for everyone! Will make a note for this December. Thank you too for your generosity, as you raised £290 – this …

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Talk to the Low Carbon Hub (Sandford Hydro) 3rd Dec

TALK TO THE LOW CARBON HUB ON 3RD DECEMBER The Low Carbon Hub will be at the Apple Café in St Swithun’s Church Hall from 10.30am until 12.30pm on Saturday, 3rd December.  Find out what will be happening when, the Sandford Hydro is being built – including a fish pass to unlock the river further upstream for fish to …

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