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URGENT: Comments for Huscote development close 19th Jan

An application for 140,000 m2 of warehousing and other commercial development off the A361 has been made and comments close on the 19th January. This is another application to cover Huscote Farm with warehouses and offices. One can assume that the developer will continue to apply time and time again until we get bored of objecting. If you would prefer not to see our fields covered in grey boxes, with all the associated vehicles, pollution and disruption, please register your objection: https://planningregister.cherwell.gov.uk/Planning/Display/23/03428/OUT Key points are: Approximately 70 acres of warehousing development Mini roundabout right on the corner of the A361 off the M40 roundabout Pollution Volume of traffic Unnecessary development on the east side of the M40 Destruction of valuable

Christmas Fundraising Draw – THE WINNERS

St Mary Magdalene, Wardington, Christmas Fundraising Draw. THANK YOU VERY MUCH TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED. NOW THE WINNERS! The Winners: Long week-end in cottage in the Yorkshire Dales                                Stephen Skinner Champagne                                                                                                   J Swanborough Festive Christmas Hamper                                         

Christmas Fundraising Draw – CLOSING DATE

St Mary Magdalene, Wardington, Christmas Fundraising Draw. THANK YOU VERY MUCH TO EVERYONE WHO HAS ALREADY ENTERED. BUT THERE'S STILL FOR THOSE WHO HAVEN'T DONE SO YET! CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES: WEDNESDAY 20th DECEMBER 2023 AT 6.30pm DRAW WILL BE MADE BY THE VICAR ON FRIDAY 22nd DECEMBER AT 9.30am ENTER ON-LINE - CLICK HERE! Join our Church Christmas Fund Raising Appeal with Prizes to be won too! Prizes to include: Long week-end in cottage in the Yorkshire Dales (donated by Roderick & Nikki Stell) Family Day ticket for Compton Verney Festive Christmas Hamper (donated by DSV (UK) Ltd) Another! Festive Christmas Hamper Barn Farm Plants £30 Voucher Mumford Butchers £10 Voucher Case of Carlsberg Lager Case of Ale

Christmas Fundraising Draw REMINDER

St Mary Magdalene, Wardington, Christmas Fundraising Draw. ENTER ON-LINE - CLICK HERE! Join our Church Christmas Fund Raising Appeal with Prizes to be won too! Prizes to include: Long week-end in cottage in the Yorkshire Dales (donated by Roderick & Nikki Stell) Family Day ticket for Compton Verney Festive Christmas Hamper (donated by DSV (UK) Ltd) Another! Festive Christmas Hamper Barn Farm Plants £30 Voucher Mumford Butchers £10 Voucher Case of Carlsberg Lager Case of Ale Wine & Wine glasses (donated by Majestic Wine) FOLLOW THIS LINK to the ticket page. Pledge the number of tickets @ £5 each you want and pay by BACS to be entered into the draw. Full instructions on the Prize Draw page.

Christmas Fundraising Draw

St Mary Magdalene, Wardington, Christmas Fundraising Draw. ENTER ON-LINE - CLICK HERE! Join our Church Christmas Fund Raising Appeal with Prizes to be won too! Prizes to include: Long week-end in cottage in the Yorkshire Dales (donated by Roderick & Nikki Stell) Family Day ticket for Compton Verney Festive Christmas Hamper (donated by DSV (UK) Ltd) Another! Festive Christmas Hamper Barn Farm Plants £30 Voucher Mumford Butchers £10 Voucher Case of Carlsberg Lager Case of Ale Wine & Wine glasses (donated by Majestic Wine) FOLLOW THIS LINK to the ticket page. Pledge the number of tickets @ £5 each you want and pay by BACS to be entered into the draw. Full instructions on the Prize Draw page.

Harvest Supper – Sat 30th September: LAST CALL

Last Call! Only a few tickets left.   Harvest Supper 2023 Saturday 30th September 2023 at 6:00pm Wardington Memorial Hall   This highly popular social event brings together adults, families & children and is designed to provide the opportunity for villagers old and new to meet and socialise whilst raising funds to maintain our beautiful Church. Your ticket includes Cottage Pie followed by Cheese & Biscuits. Cash & contactless payment bar and Raffle Proceeds to St. Mary Magdalene   Children welcome Adults £15.00 – OAP £12.00 - Children 7-16 years £7 – Under 6 years old FOC   TO SECURE YOUR TICKETS PLEASE VISIT Barn Farm Plants or Call Deborah Page on 07503 772720

Harvest Supper – Sat 30th September

Harvest Supper 2023 Saturday 30th September 2023 at 6:00pm Wardington Memorial Hall   This highly popular social event brings together adults, families & children and is designed to provide the opportunity for villagers old and new to meet and socialise whilst raising funds to maintain our beautiful Church. Your ticket includes Cottage Pie followed by Cheese & Biscuits. Cash & contactless payment bar and Raffle Proceeds to St. Mary Magdalene   Children welcome Adults £15.00 – OAP £12.00 - Children 7-16 years £7 – Under 6 years old FOC   TO SECURE YOUR TICKETS PLEASE VISIT Barn Farm Plants or Call Deborah Page on 07503 772720 or buy online Harvest Supper tickets Adult £15.00 GBP Over 65 £12.00 GBP Child

Wardington Playground – New Trim Trail Now Open

Wardington Playground New Trim Trail Now Open The Parish Council is pleased to announce that the Trim Trial is now open for use. It passed the official safety inspection on Wednesday The safety fencing has been removed. Many thanks to the volunteers who spread the wood chippings under it on Sunday They enabled it to pass the inspection on schedule   Wardington Parish Council

Wardington Playground – Playground 200 Club

Wardington Playground Playground 200 Club After 20+ years Wardington Parish Council have taken the decision to end the Playground 200 Club Over recent years there has been a steady decline in the number of members of the Club. As a result income from this source has gradually decreased. This, coupled with recently imposed bank charges, has meant that maintaining the 200 Club is now of negligible net benefit to the upkeep of the Playground. The Parish Council recognize the importance of the Playground to the local community and are committed to maintaining it for the benefit of current and future generations. It will be funded by continuing to take advantage of grants that are available from time to time and

Wardington Playground – Urgent Help Needed to Spread Woodchips

Wardington Playground New Trim Trail Urgent Help Needed to Spread Woodchips   The new Trim Trail, funded by the Parish Council, is now installed. The official safety inspection will be on Wednesday July 5. Once this is successfully completed the fencing will be removed and the Trim Trail can be opened. For it to pass the safety inspection we have to spread woodchips across the area. These will be arriving on site next Wednesday, June 28. Many thanks to Councillor George Page for looking after the delivery for us. Between Thursday June 29th and Tuesday July 4th, volunteers are urgently needed for spreading the woodchips. Please contact Malcolm Patterson, 01295 750014 (there is an answerphone) or by email: theoldgranary5@gmail.com if