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Oxton Library Carousel

Oxton Library Carousel

A new carousel unit complete with 100 books has been sited in the Green Dragon for the Library/Book Exchange. It’s in the Best Room with the other 80 plus books. Hopefully there is something for everyone, although the attendance and take up of the service has been very disappointing so far. Only a handful of … Continue reading

First Session for the Chair Based Exercise Group

First Session for the Chair Based Exercise Group

  The inaugural session of the Oxton Chair Based Exercise class got underway in late March thanks to the generosity of Newark and Sherwood County Council. An encouraging number of Oxton residents attended, namely 10 hardy ‘keep fitters’. Our thanks go to Stuart Green, the Sports and Exercise Officer, who arranged it on our behalf. … Continue reading

New grass pitch area coming soon

New grass pitch area coming soon

It seems a long time since we laid the plans last Autumn to provide a flatter and better sports area by levelling and re-seeding part of the recreation ground, but we are pleased to update that works on site have started. In the early Spring, the necessary programme of removing the moles began.  An area … Continue reading

Caring Oxton

Caring Oxton

VILLAGE PLAN – CARING OXTON In the village plan we said that we would try to give support and help to any villagers that need it. One of the things we suggested was giving respite to people who care for others. Another was the possibility of car sharing. Would you appreciate some help in any … Continue reading

Chair Based Exercises

Chair Based Exercises

CHAIR BASED EXERCISES WED. 21ST MARCH and WED. 28TH MARCH Both free sessions at 2pm in the Sylvia Bell Room, Oxton Village Hall The Sports and Exercise officer from Newark and Sherwood Council will conduct the sessions which will be to music! There has been a strong interest for this so it’s hoped there will … Continue reading