In the Sibfords today ...

10.00 am Village Hall Private hire
7.00 pm Village Hall Film Night: "FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS"

Join us for this month's film "Florence Foster Jenkins" (2016), starring Meryl Streep and Hugh...

... and tomorrow

Snoozing smileyIt looks as if everyone is having a quiet day tomorrow.

Removal of phone boxes

BT has placed notices in the two telephone boxes in the Sibfords advising that, due to underuse, the boxes have been selected to be removed.  There will, however, be a consultation period during which those affected can forward comments to the planning department at the district council.

If you would like to comment on the proposed removal of payphones, you can contact Cherwell District Council either via email at or by post to: Read more »

Volunteer for 2 hours a week with primary school children

One-Eighty are looking for a bit of your time to help support their Kick Start project. The project helps primary school children across Oxfordshire, who are restless/hyperactive in the morning. You will work alongside professional support, with a small number of children who need assistance in calming down – this then helps them to engage in learning when lessons begin.

Kick Start is a 7-week program that usually works with between 8 and 12 children who take part in a variety of creative activities.

What you will get from volunteering: Read more »

Horton Hospital review

According to the Banbury Guardian, health bosses in Oxford are planning the future of health care in Oxfordshire which could include major downgrades at the Horton, such as a midwife-only maternity unit, no special care baby unit, no 24-hour children’s ward and a GP-led minor injuries unit in place of full A&E. Read more »

Glass recycling

Glass recycling containers are available at the Wykham Arms and just outside Sibford Ferris at The Elm crossroads.

How to avoid an event clash

When you are planning a coffee morning, a plant sale or some other village event, make sure you do these things before publishing the date and time of the event: Read more »

Sibfords historic village trail

Have you walked the circular historic village trail? Download the leaflet from Cherwell District Council.