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Save our Shop!?

Save our Shop!?

Please look out for your copy of the community survey form in the forthcoming September issue of the ‘Dover Beck’ and the accompanying article for background information on why it is really important for all Oxton residents to fill one in. A good village store is a key asset to any rural community from providing … Continue reading

Report from Village Plan Transport group

Report from Village Plan Transport group

The Oxton Village Plan originally created a community group to discuss the issues of Traffic, The Oxton Flyer, Transport and Crime & Security Traffic issues are now dealt with by the Oxton Parish Council. Crime and Security issues are dealt with by Ian Kilpatrick who is the representative on the Oxton Parish Council. There is … Continue reading

“Lifts-4-locals”

“Lifts-4-locals”

The Oxton Village Plan identified that some people may need help with transport. “Lifts-4-locals” is the village’s first attempt at forming a list of people who are willing to give lifts if approached.  This list identifies people, their contact details and when they would be willing to provide lifts. Obviously this will take time to … Continue reading

Chair Based Exercises in July

Chair Based Exercises in July

Weekly chair based exercise sessions return to the village in July, with the first session on Wednesday 4th at 2:15pm in the Sylvia Bell Room of the Village Hall. There will be then be a session at the same time and place on each of the next three Wednesdays. All are welcome. For further details, … Continue reading

Oxton Village Plan Status Report

Oxton Village Plan Status Report

When the Oxton Village Plan was launched in October 2012, it was announced that an update on progress would be produced after six months. As Chair of the Village Planning Group, Joan Arnold contacted those with responsibility for each project in the village plan and collated their responses in bullet point form to provide a … Continue reading

Help make Oxton bloom

Help make Oxton bloom

New planters have been ordered by the Parish Council and plans are afoot to have them planted and in place during May. Many thanks to  Hollybeck Nurseries for kindly supplying plants at cost and providing us with a central ‘tree’ free of charge. The PC are now seeking sponsorship for each of the planters at … Continue reading