Change to speed monitoring in Stonesfield

As announced SAFER recommenced Speedwatch on Tuesday 23rd June following social distancing guidelines, having informed Thames Valley Police (TVP) of the resumption. Later the same day TVP asked that Speedwatch ceased further session for the time being, although they...

Summer Reading Challenge

The Summer Reading Challenge, presented by The Reading Agency, is delivered in partnership with public libraries and funded by Arts Council England. The Challenge encourages children aged 4 to 11 to enjoy the benefits of reading for pleasure over the summer holidays,...

Additional traffic surveys in Stonesfield

On Friday 19th June Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) arranged the installation of three Automatic Traffic Counters (ATC) in The Ridings (pictured above) The Ridings, near Farley Close Pond Hill These ATCs use tubes laid across the road and measure volume and speed (in...

Wychwood Forest Flyer – June 2020

This month’s contents Neil Clennell: Introduction Toby Swift: A day in the life Why are wetlands important? Wychwood Bird Aid doubles farmland bird feeding sites Meadow Clary at Wigwell and Stonesfield Common Toby Swift: Roadside verges Lower Windrush Valley...

Allotment plot available

Stonesfield Allotments Association There is a plot available on the Woodstock Road site. If you think you may be interested in taking it on, please contact me and we’ll show you around. Jon Gordon Stonesfield Allotments Association Chair 898803 07770 575...

Charbury 20mph limit now in force

Having completed the consultation process, Oxfordshire County Council have now instated a 20mph speed limit in parts of Charlbury. The new 20mph speed limit will cover all the minor roads between Park Street (starting south of the Pre-School), Hixet Wood, Dancers...

Drive-in cinema comes to Blenheim July 6 – 19

For the first time ever, The Luna Drive-In Cinema is coming to Blenheim Palace, kicking off from July 6th. Catch new and classic movies each night of the week in a nostalgic, socially distanced, drive-in setting from the comfort of your car. With remote order and...