Tuesday 23 May 2017

In the Sibfords today ...

9.00 am Village Hall Yoga
10.00 am Village Hall Oil Painting Workshop

... and tomorrow

7.00 am Sibfords & Burdrop Blue & Brown bin collection

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9.30 am Village Hall Mums,Tots and Babes
10.00 am Village Hall Watercolour Class
12.00 pm Village Hall Fielding Club
7.30 pm Village Hall Writing Group

Independent Custody Visitors

In the run up to Volunteers Week (1 - 7 June) the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) is seeking volunteers to join its Independent Custody Visiting Scheme in Banbury.

An Independent Custody Visitor (ICV) is a role performed by volunteers from the local community checking on the welfare and treatment of those being held in police custody.  ICVs make unannounced visits to police stations to observe the conditions in which people are being held and, importantly, talk with willing detainees. Read more »

Make a Bird Box; Transform a Future

Would you like the chance to canoe, climb and make bird boxes while improving your CV? As a Section Assistant in the 1st Sibfords Scout Group you will do all of this and more, using your current skills and learning new ones.

We now need a fun, committed person to support young people, helping run games and activities as part of weekly meetings. As part of a small team, you will be plan and deliver a safe and exciting programme for young people, helping them achieve badges and awards. Read more »

John Radcliffe journey times campaign

Victoria Prentis, Member of Parliament for North Oxfordshire, is encouraging her constituents to take part in her campaign, collecting information on journey times to the John Radcliffe Hospital (JR) in Oxford. More information.

Parking in Sibford Gower

Sibford Gower Parish Council asks all residents to park considerately, and ensure their workmen and guests do so too. There are three particular problem areas in the Gower and Burdrop:

  • On Main Street at the corner to Bonds End Lane
  • Outside the primary school on the Keep Clear signs
  • At the blind corner just past the church.

Please ensure that there is room for ambulances, buses, milk lorries and tractors at all times.

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 »

A short walk

Have you walked the circular historic village trail? 2 miles in about 90 minutes. Download the leaflet.