Dear Neighbourhood Watch supporters, We continue to think about you all at this difficult time. In response we hope you have been able to connect with your neighbours to support each other through this crisis. At Neighbourhood Watch we have seen a 25% increase in membership. We have published a special edition of ‘Our News’ (the […]
According to Country Life Magazine….The best places to live near London: Oxfordshire Sutton Courtney, Dorchester-on-Thames, Henley-on-Thames, Sonning, Stratton Audley, Great Milton, Hethe and Blewbury are the dream locations in this county. https://www.countrylife.co.uk/property/the-50-best-places-to-live-near-london-2296
A message from our Rector, the Revd Alice Goodall: Dear friends, I hope you are coping as well as is possible with the strangeness of the world that we find ourselves in. I hope you are finding the support and encouragement you need from friends, family, church and community. At some point most Christmases I […]
There will be no Thursday bus service into Bicester for the foreseeable future because the Comet Community Bus Service is being suspended from Monday 30 March. Comet will remain available for individual bookings for essential journeys such as shopping or medical appointments. Residents can call 01865 323201 to confirm availability and make bookings.
Please share the following important advice with your family, friends, neighbours; and residents via your social media channels: Residents have been warned to be on their guard against criminals and scammers exploiting the coronavirus situation. In Oxfordshire, County Council’s Trading Standards has received reports of scams targeting people via emails, text messages, and on the […]
NALC has updated its dedicated webpage on the coronavirus. This includes allotments, HR issues, national events and celebrations, updates on engaging with the government and the Public Works Loan Board. See the updates below: Allotments The National Allotment Society has issued useful guidance on how to manage allotments in accordance with government regulations. HR issues NALC’s partner HR […]
Volunteer support groups – Bicester and district Volunteer support groups are being set up all over the country in response to the COVID-19 situation, ensuring that vulnerable people who can’t leave their homes still receive deliveries of essential food and medical supplies. If you run a similar group in your part of Cherwell district, your […]
All householders in Hethe should have received a leaflet from the Shelswell Churches and Hethe Parish Council which includes a list of contacts in the village. If you did not receive one please let me know at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow this link for the latest advice. The above telephone support service is for older people concerned […]