web page is for villagers to post notices that might be of interest
to others living in the village and for public notices from the
parish council. To place a notice on the notice board please email
the webmaster. Please also
advise the webmaster when the message can be removed.
note that the Website Committee reserves the right not to post
any notice on the website it considers inappropriate.
garden summer displays will be judged for the Madge Trophy
this year during September.
EARTH TRUST SUMMER/AUTUMN EVENTS
The Earth Trust, based at Little Wittenham, has a range of activities on offer throughout the year, from guided walks and talks to countryside skills courses and their extremely popular lambing weekends in spring. Their events aim to be fun and informative for all who attend.
Full details of the Earth Trust summer/autumn events can be found on their website: www.earthtrust.org.uk.
Had enough of heavy lorries coming through the village illegally?
Click here for information about how to report these lorries.
Trading Standards can provide you with details of reliable
local tradesmen and women to carry out work around your
home and garden. The Buy with Confidence Scheme brings
together a list of gardeners, plumbers, builders and
many other types of business from all over Oxfordshire,
which have been individually checked for trustworthiness
and compliance with consumer protection laws.
details of firms you can trust, visit the interactive
consumer website at buywithconfidence.gov.uk or call
0845 051 0845 to talk with Trading Standards
village lunch club continues to meet every 3rd Friday
in the month at the Horse and Harrow at 12.30.
contact Sue Totterdell 850080 or Marion Judd 850143
by the Wednesday before to book your place.
LARGE FREE RANGE DUCK EGGS
SALE AT MANOR FARM
Sue Lay on 850738 or call at farmhouse back door
DROP-IN SESSIONS FOR THE ELDERLY
Parish Council holds fortnightly drop in sessions
for elderly people in and around Upton to enable them
to meet with others over a cup of coffee and a biscuit.
People from West Hagbourne are very welcome.
you are interested in going (or know someone who might
be interested) they are usually held every other Thursday
at Upton Village Hall.
is a nominal charge to cover the cost of refreshments.
further information contact Yvonne Collins on 01235
report potholes direct to Oxfordshire Highways. You can
do this online. Click here for information about how to do it.
The surface repairs and drainage works to Moor Lane appear to have been completed and Moor Lane is NOW OPEN.
is hope again that in the near future we will get faster
broadband in West Hagbourne as work is now under way to
instal and change connections over to our own new village
planning notification was sent to SODC in February for the
installation of a brand new
telecommunications cabinet on the corner of York Road and
Main Street, beside Lizard Bank with FTTC (Fibre to the
This will mean that West Hagbourne residents should at last
be able to access the superfast
broadband speeds that have been available to other properties
in the Blewbury Exchange for some time.
too may eventually decide to install fibre cables in the
village and have already requested that potential customers
register an interest. Whilst there is no guarantee that
Virgin would deliver their system to us it is worth trying.