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HS2 – Abnormal loads arriving at Chipping Warden Compound this week.

HS2 - Abnormal loads arriving at Chipping Warden Compound this week. Notice from EKFB working on behalf of HS2. We have some long steel beam sections arriving at Chipping Warden Compound this week. They will be travelling from the Banbury area, via the A361 as abnormal loads. The police escort, which is required for some of the deliveries, may require a very brief halt of traffic at certain junctions or narrow sections of highway. Tuesday 31st January  - 1 delivery, no police escort required  Wednesday 1st February  - 3 deliveries, 2 of which will require a police escort  Friday 3rd February – 2 deliveries, both with a police escort These will pass along the A361 through Wardington and at the

Memorial Hall AGM – TONIGHT

WARDINGTON MEMORIAL HALL  EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING (EGM)   WEDNESDAY 25th January 2023  AT 7.00 PM  IN THE MEMORIAL HALL   Review of previous years accounts and activity, delayed due to Covid19 ALL RESIDENTS OF WARDINGTON, WILLIAMSCOT and COTON ARE CORDIALLY INVITED AND ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND

Village Film Night -THIS SATURDAY – 21st January

Tom Cruise is coming to Wardington The Village Film Night Wardington Memorial Hall Saturday 21st January 2023 Doors Open at 7.00pm – Film starts at 7.30pm Tickets - £6.00 in advance - £7.00 on the door Includes - FREE ice cream - Bring your own food & drink To secure your tickets call Steve on 07950 411 373 or Julie on 07971 960 583 Email: steve.mlawrie@btinternet.com or ejulie.campbell@btinternet.com  

Update on A361 closures

Update on A361 closures Please Note: The two-week night-time closures of A361 for survey work is no longer proceeding. The survey work was planned for Monday 9 January to Saturday 21 January 2023 – no longer going ahead. Other work taking place: There is a very short period of closure required for some line painting under the temporary bridge near our compound on the A361. The lines there are faded at that location, and so to improve safety, a line painting contractor be attending and the road will be shut for a maximum of 4 hours to carry out the work.   We have published a works notice, which I have attached and summarised below: Notice of night-time temporary closure,

The Village Film Night – Saturday 21st January

Tom Cruise is coming to Wardington The Village Film Night Wardington Memorial Hall Saturday 21st January 2023 Doors Open at 7.00pm – Film starts at 7.30pm Tickets - £6.00 in advance - £7.00 on the door Includes - FREE ice cream - Bring your own food & drink To secure your tickets call Steve on 07950 411 373 or Julie on 07971 960 583 Email: steve.mlawrie@btinternet.com or ejulie.campbell@btinternet.com  

Road grit stolen – please take note

This morning a grey pickup, stole all of the grit from outside Red Lion House in Upper Wardington. They were seen and challenged by the owners of Red Lion House. They claimed that it was for their farm in the village and boasted that they had taken grit from the other bins in the village. Please be aware that the rules surrounding the grit in council-provided bins are very clear. It is for the roads and pavement in the area close to where the bin is located and is NOT for use on private driveways or other private land. Oxfordshire County Highways are notoriously difficult to contact and slow to refill empty bins. The theft has been reported to the

Carol Service

ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH WARDINGTON                                   CAROL                                 SERVICE                     ‡‡‡‡ SUNDAY 11th DECEMBER 6.00pm LED BY: SUE UPTON ‡‡‡ WINE, SOFT DRINKS MINCE PIES AFTER THE SERVICE                       

Christmas Charity Evening

Christmas Charity Evening Wednesday 16th November 5.30pm-8pm At Barn Farm Plants Garden Centre Entry £3 (under16's FREE) Come and enjoy a festive evening with free visits to Father Christmas In aid of Katharine House Hospice and Dogs for Good Chr

Remembrance Sunday

ST MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH WARDINGTON SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE AT THE WAR MEMORIAL ‡‡‡‡ SUNDAY 13th NOVEMBER 10.55 am ‡‡‡‡ "LEST WE FORGET" ‡‡‡‡ COLLECTION FOR ROYAL BRITISH LEGION ‡‡‡‡ THERE WILL BE NO SERVICE IN CHURCH AFTERWARDS

HS2 REMINDER – Chipping Warden temporary bridge installation

Chipping Warden temporary bridge installation A reminder that we will be installing a temporary bridge across the A361, next to our compound in Chipping Warden, this weekend:  This will require the closure of the A361, near Chipping Warden, 8pm Friday 14 October through to 6am Monday 17 October. The work notice for the Chipping Warden bridge installation is available on the following link: Notice-of-weekend-closures-for-bridge-installation-A361-Chipping-Warden-1.pdf (hs2.org.uk)  We plan to install the bridge over two weekends with a further two weekend closure periods planned as a contingency. A section of the A361 Byfield Road will be closed 24 hours a day over a period of up to 4 weekends beginning Friday 14 October to Monday 7 November 2022. These closures will commence