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December 14th, 2018

A helping hand with recycling festive waste …

West Oxfordshire District Council will collect extra recyclable waste during the festive period. Additional recycling must be in either black recycling boxes, open cardboard boxes or clear bags and put out alongside the recycling wheelie bin. However, for safety reasons, glass bottles and jars should only be placed in a black box. Indoor food caddies […] Read more »

December 7th, 2018

Notice of Conclusion of Annual Audit 2017-18

All documents are available to view on this website at http://www.leafieldvillage.co.uk/pc-key-documents/ Read more »

December 4th, 2018

Parish Council seeks new members for co-option

Councillor Andy Wright has stepped down from the Council for personal reasons and we would like to thank him for his work on the Council. We now only have four councillors out of a full Council of seven and much work to do for Leafield. We are able to co-opt new members to serve on […] Read more »

November 23rd, 2018

Broadband Delivery in the Leafield Cabinet Area- Update from Gigaclear

We are making good progress on bringing ultrafast broadband to properties in West Oxfordshire, which currently have little or no internet access. At the beginning of December the Gigaclear team is starting work in the Leafield cabinet area, which also covers properties in Asthall Leigh, Field Assarts and Fordwells. Work is scheduled to continue up […] Read more »

November 6th, 2018

Agenda for 14th November Parish Council Meeting – Start Time 8pm

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November 6th, 2018

Primary School Places – you must apply now (see update below)

U   Update from OCC as follows:   Correct dates are:   15th Jan 2019 – closing date for on time applications Parents/Carers MUST apply by this date, online at www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/admissions or on paper (forms available from the County Council website or a local school)   16th April 2019 – letters offering places will be […] Read more »

October 30th, 2018

Parish Council Agenda and Minutes Distribution List

The current email circulation list is being refreshed and updated to ensure compliance with the GDPR Regulations. If you would like to receive Agendas and Minutes by email please email me at leafieldparishcouncil@outlook.com.  Please could those who have previously sent a request also re-confirm their request. Minutes and Agendas are displayed on noticeboards at the […] Read more »

October 26th, 2018

News from West Oxon District Council – Bigger wheelie bins for keen recyclers

West Oxfordshire residents wanting to recycle more can now swap to a larger recycling wheelie bin for free. The current blue-lidded wheelie bin for recycling materials is a standard 240 litre size, but the new larger bin, at 360 litres, offers 50% more capacity. Cllr Steve Good, Cabinet Member for Environment, said: “We are responding […] Read more »

October 16th, 2018

Potholes Repairs in the Village Hall Car Park – Thursday 18th October

Our contractors, Churchills, will be carrying out repairs to the potholes in the Village Hall car park this week.   The car park will still be available for use during the works which should only last for one day. We hope this will improve the surface of the car park before the winter weather sets in. […] Read more »

October 16th, 2018

Volleyball Evenings in Charlbury

Fancy playing volleyball at the Charlbury Community Centre? Then a friendly session on Wednesdays from 8pm-10pm is your chance!  Volleyball is one of the best and most popular sports in the world, and it’s growing quickly in this country. Whether you’ve never played before and want to give it a go, or you haven’t played […] Read more »

October 16th, 2018

Reinstalling a red telephone box in the village

There is a proposal to reinstall a red telephone box on The Green, where the old one used to be.  The current phone box had its phone taken away a couple of years ago. Do you know of a place or person that sells them for a reasonable price? (It will be paid for by donations […] Read more »

October 16th, 2018

Daffodils for Leafield – Thank You!!!

A VERY big thank you to the 36 volunteers who turned out on Sunday, Oct 7th, to plant 2,500+ daffodils. We planted the native daffodil (the Narcissi Pseudonarcissus) in all areas around the village apart from the green and the church where we planted the Golden Harvest daffodil, to match what was already there. The […] Read more »

October 16th, 2018

Leafield Car Boot Sale

We held a very successful village wide garage sale on the 9th of September with over 25 garages registered as well as car boots on The Green – the most we have ever had! Overall, we raised £321 which paid for the daffodils that were planted on October 7th. Thank you again to everyone for […] Read more »

October 9th, 2018

Are you interested in Oxfordshire’s Joint Statutory Spatial Plan?

Please see link for details of a meeting on 29th November from 7-9pm in Chipping Norton JSSP James Mills poster Read more »

October 2nd, 2018

Cornbury Classic Fun Run – Sunday 14th Oct at 8.45am

The Cornbury Classic” is a fun run, organised by Friends of Finstock School. It’s been missing from the calendar for a couple of years as this sort of event needs lots of manpower. Therefore, they’ve kindly offered to share the event with Friends of Leafield School. Slightly different to previous years, this event is now […] Read more »

September 28th, 2018

New Phone Number for Sharon Henley – Leafield Parish Clerk

If you would like to contact the Council please use my new phone number 07756 333703 – I’m available Tuesdays and Fridays.  However, I’m available to respond to requests for information by email at other times so please contact me on leafieldparishcouncil@outlook.com unless your enquiry is urgent or if you would like to speak to […] Read more »

September 25th, 2018

Successful Garage Sale raises money for Daffodil Planting

Please see message received from Charlotte, Vicki and Deborah and well done for a successful fundraising event: We held a very successful village wide garage sale on the 9th of September with over 25 garages registered as well as car booters on the green – the most we have ever had ! Overall we raised […] Read more »

September 18th, 2018

Daffodils for Leafield – FREE Daffodil bulbs to give away!

If you would like some free bulbs to plant in front of your property for all the village to enjoy, please contact Deborah, Jane, Charlotte or Vicki at: daffodilsforleafield@gmail.com or call 878035 by September 29th. – Native English Daffodil and Golden Harvest Daffodil available  Read more »

September 18th, 2018

Daffodils for Leafield – Sunday 7th October 2018

  LOTS of Volunteers needed to plant over 1,500 bulbs!!! Sunday, October 7th – 1pm-4.30pm Meet on the Green near The Fox If possible bring bulb planters, strong spades, sturdy footwear and a Hi Viz Jacket. If not, no worries, we will find you a job!! Please contact daffodilsforleafield@gmail.com or call 878035 to let us […] Read more »

July 20th, 2018

FREE – Mobility Scooter Testing

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