News

February 18th, 2020

Public Notice of Grass Cutting Tender 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE OF A TENDER FOR Leafield Parish Council Grass Cutting for the 2020 Season   We are inviting applications from contractors who wish to be considered for the tender for our grass cutting during the 2020 season.   Interested parties should contact the Parish Clerk, Sharon Henley by email at leafieldparishcouncil@outlook.com or phone 07756 […] Read more »

February 14th, 2020

Reporting weather related incidents

We are due some wet and windy weather again this weekend. Please see below some information from Oxfordshire County Council on numbers to call to report weather related issues if you become aware of them.  To report fallen trees or other debris which pose a risk to your safety or the safety of others, […] Read more »

February 14th, 2020

Meeting to discuss Leafield VE Day Celebrations -Thursday 5th March, 7.30pm in the Fox Pub

Are you interested in getting involved in the set up and running of the village event to mark VE Day on Friday 8th May?  The plans for the event are to combine the annual Village Fete with VE Day related activities on the Green and an evening event in the Village Hall. Please come along […] Read more »

February 11th, 2020

An Antarctic Scarborough, and its Holiday Makers – Life on the Sub-Antarctic Island of South Georgia

A Talk by Tim Gunn Tuesday 25th February, 3pm in the Village Hall Come and enjoy, with The Evergreens, this engaging talk, with amazing pictures, of Tim Gunn’s experiences from his time on the Island of South Georgia. All villager welcome! Read more »

February 11th, 2020

Leafield Community Litter Pickup – Saturday 22nd February from 1-4pm (please note originally advertised as 2pm start)

Meet on the Green (in front of The Fox). Free tea and cakes included. Help us keep Leafield tidy with a litter pick-up along the main roads leading into the village. Bring gloves and high-vis. Everything else will be provided. No booking necessary – just turn up. Questions? Email Michael Triff at mbtriff@yahoo.co.uk. Volunteers participate […] Read more »

February 6th, 2020

Parish Council Meeting Wednesday 12th February at 8pm

At the February meeting we’ll be progressing matters for the handover of the Closed Churchyard, talking about a small scale wildflower experiment on the Green and how to tackle speeding and dog fouling in the village. We hope to see you there. The agenda can be viewed here: http://www.leafieldvillage.co.uk/parish-council-agendaa/ Read more »

January 31st, 2020

Results of the Public Consultation

At last night’s Extraordinary Council Meeting we discussed the responses to the recent Public Consultation on three proposed projects. After reviewing the questionnaires and comments received it was concluded that the majority of residents were in favour of the Parish Council proceeding with the Village Hall Car Park upgrade, the construction of the new Burial […] Read more »

January 24th, 2020

Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 30th January at 8pm

There will  be an Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting next Thursday 30th January 2020 at 8pm in the Pavilion.  The Council will discuss the results of the recent Public Consultation and make decisions on future plans for the three projects – the new Burial Ground, the maintenance of the Closed Churchyard and the Village Hall Car […] Read more »

January 17th, 2020

News from West Oxon District Council – Residents urged to use an official waste carrier or face a fine

Residents are being reminded of their responsibilities when it comes to waste disposal. Government legislation stipulates that only authorised collectors can be used to take away waste that is not being removed as part of normal household collections. Examples include old appliances and waste generated from a DIY project or a house clearance. Collection services […] Read more »

January 17th, 2020

Reminder – your views are needed for our Public Consultation on Leafield Village Projects please

Thank you to all residents who attended our Public Consultation evening on Wednesday. It was a great opportunity to hear your thoughts on our new burial ground, car park upgrade and the management of the Closed Churchyard. A reminder that you have until Friday 24th January to return your door-drop questionnaires please. Postboxes are available […] Read more »

January 10th, 2020

Public Consultation Event – Wednesday 15th January at 8.15pm in the Village Hall

The Parish Council is consulting with residents on the proposed new Burial Ground, Village Hall Car Park Upgrade and the Maintenance of the Closed Churchyard at St Michael and All Angels Church. We began the consultation in December and would like further feedback to ensure all residents have an opportunity to have their say as […] Read more »

January 10th, 2020

Residents asked to highlight their priorities for District Council Budget

West Oxfordshire District Council is asking residents for their views on how it should prioritise its spending over the next year. The Council is currently preparing its annual budget for 2020-21 and is consulting on proposals to increase council tax by an annual average of £5. The Council is also preparing an updated Council Plan […] Read more »

January 3rd, 2020

January Parish Council Meeting – Wed 8th Jan at 8pm in the Pavilion

This month we’ll be looking at progress on the Car Park Project and reviewing tenders for the new Burial Ground project.  We’ll also be planning for our Public Consultation meeting on Wednesday 15th January at 8.15pm in the Village Hall and planning a door-drop of questionnaires throughout the village.  There will be further updates on […] Read more »

December 20th, 2019

Update from the December Parish Council Meeting

Please see below the highlights of the Parish Council meeting on Wednesday 11th December: Public Consultation We began seeking feedback from residents on three proposals; the redesign of the Village Hall Car Park, the creation of the new Burial Ground and the handover of the maintenance of St Michael and All Angels’ Churchyard when it […] Read more »

December 17th, 2019

Fish & Chip Van in Leafield every Tuesday starting 14th January

The Codfather Fish & Chip Van will be in Leafield every Tuesday starting on 14th January 2020 between 4pm and 8.30pm Find them in the layby opposite The Fox pub.   https://www.facebook.com/thecodfathervan.co.uk/ Read more »

December 10th, 2019

Christmas Bin Collection Dates

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December 10th, 2019

Support the Leafield Evergreens with your Waitrose tokens this month

Going to Waitrose in December? If so, please put your token in the slot for the Leafield Evergreens, a community group for the over 55’s. The money raised will be going towards helping them with transport. More Green Tokens = More Cash! Read more »

December 10th, 2019

New Saturday Bus Service!!

From 14 Saturday December the West Oxfordshire Community Transport 210 bus between Milton and Witney will have a Saturday service. The bus will leave Leafield for Witney at 09:15, 11:15 and 13:15. The return trips will leave the market place in Witney at 09:50, 12:20 and 15:20. This service will be trialled for six months and […] Read more »

December 6th, 2019

Don’t forget to Recycle this Christmas – News from West Oxfordshire District Council

The festive season will soon be upon us and so will the traditional waste excess from wrapping paper, food and bottles. But rest assured – if you are generating more waste than your bins can handle, help is at hand. All your extras like biscuit and sweet tins, Christmas crackers and cards can be put […] Read more »

December 3rd, 2019

Invitation to take part in Leafield Parish Council’s Public Consultation

We are beginning a consultation exercise to find out residents’ views on the proposed village hall car park project, the creation of a new burial ground and the proposals to handover the management of St Michael and All Angel’s Churchyard to the Parish Council when it is closed in 2020 due to being full. We […] Read more »
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