News

August 15th, 2017

Fish & Chip Van – back in Leafield

With effect from Wednesday 16th August 2017 the Fish & Chip Van will be back in Leafield on Wednesday evenings (17:30 – 20:30).  He will be situated in the Layby opposite the School and would love to see you! Read more »

August 9th, 2017

Leafield Beer & Cider Festival – Volunteer Stewards Required

Can anyone please help, we need Volunteer Stewards for Leafield Community Beer & Cider Festival on Saturday 2nd September. If you can assist, please contact Jane Digby on 01993 878585 or email janedigby@btopenworld.com or alternatively leave your details for Jo Williams at Leafield Shop. Read more »

August 9th, 2017

Fatbergs tackled ‘head on’ in West Oxfordshire

  With the problem of recurring major blockages in Witney’s sewers caused by fatbergs, people living in West Oxfordshire are reminded that cooking oil can be collected as part of their household recycling service. Fatbergs are putrid fatty masses that occur in the sewers when cooking oils, fats and unflushable items such as sanitary products […] Read more »

July 28th, 2017

Save The Fox – Expression of Interest

If you are interested in supporting the proposed Community Purchase of The Fox, please complete this form https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/2H8WK75  If you prefer, there is a hardcopy available and you can request this be emailing savethefox@outlook.com Read more »

July 17th, 2017

CLUB ENERGY SPORTS AND FUN SUMMER COURSES

Please see the attached Flyer with details of venue, dates, times and costs. CLUB ENERGY SPORTS AND FUN SUMMER COURSES Read more »

July 17th, 2017

Business Rates – Firms urged to apply for Rate Relief

Business rates Read more »

July 17th, 2017

New Recycling Service set to Launch

New recycling service Read more »

June 28th, 2017

Baby Massage Classes – coming to Leafield soon

See attached leaflet for details and to register your interest. Leafield Baby Massage Poster Read more »

June 21st, 2017

Leafield Chillifest 2017 – Date for your Diary

Chillifest Poster 2017 Read more »

June 9th, 2017

Leafield Parish Council – Annual Return

Please see attached notice for details of how to view  LPC – Notice of Public Rights 2017.jpeg Read more »

January 31st, 2017

Girl Guides “dig” Leafield at December 3rd Village Green Tree Planting

  From left to right: Leafield Girl Guides Joelle, Cassia, Eleanor, Sophie, Albertine, Lucy participated in the National Tree Week event. The following article with photo is from the Witney Gazette Wednesday 7/12/2016. It appeared in print without the photo below, but the photo was included in the online edition: http://www.witneygazette.co.uk/news then put National Tree […] Read more »

December 16th, 2016

Cabinet backs new devolution plan

West Oxfordshire District councillors have backed revised plans for a new devolution deal.   The new plan proposes the formation of a combined authority involving Oxfordshire’s district councils and County Council as well as key partners such as the Local Enterprise Partnership and Oxfordshire Growth Board.   Each council including the County will continue to […] Read more »

December 15th, 2016

Green light for new parking strategy

A comprehensive new parking strategy is on track for West Oxfordshire following approval by councillors. Cabinet members voted in favour of the strategy which will sets out the need for more parking spaces in key areas, improvements to existing facilities and a review of enforcement. It will provide a blueprint for the Council to help […] Read more »

December 15th, 2016

Lloyds customers should be on the lookout for fake bank letters.

Lloyds customers should be on the lookout for a new sophisticated fraud that involves fraudsters sending fake bank letters.  The convincing letters being sent are a replica template from Lloyds and include their logo, address and signature from a customer service representative.   The letter tells recipients that there have been some “unusual transactions” on […] Read more »

December 14th, 2016

‘Tis the season to recycle

With so much waste produced over the festive season, West Oxfordshire District Council has put measures in place to help residents recycle as much as possible. The Council will be collecting extra recycling, as long as it is put out for collection in open cardboard boxes that are no larger than the household black boxes. […] Read more »

December 14th, 2016

Christmas bin collection changes

West Oxfordshire District Council is reminding residents of changes to waste and recycling collections over the festive period. Waste and recycling calendars can be viewed at www.westoxon.gov.uk by simply entering a property postcode on the home page of the council website. In addition, residents can register online for weekly email reminders. Currently over 8,000 people […] Read more »

December 14th, 2016

Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre: Winter Newsletter

Please click here for the TVERC Winter Newsletter 2016: http://www.tverc.org/cms/content/tverc-winter-newsletter-2016   Inside this edition you will be able to find out what the TVERC team have been up to organising conferences, training courses and surveying Local Wildlife Sites.   Also you can learn what local recording groups have been up to including what the Oxfordshire Mammal Society […] Read more »

December 14th, 2016

Good practice of clearning Autumn leaves

West Oxfordshire District Council collects hundreds of tonnes of fallen leaves from footpaths and streets each autumn helping to prevent flooding during heavy downpours and maintaining a clean and safe environment during the winter months.  This work is completed on behalf of the Council by its environmental services provider Ubico Ltd.  The company uses mechanical […] Read more »

December 14th, 2016

Witney Shopmobility service a gift for Christmas shoppers

Elderly and disabled residents looking to ease their Christmas shopping worries are being urged to use a free service designed to make their trip easier. Witney Shopmobility offers the use of a motorised scooter or wheelchair for those who would otherwise struggle to make the most of shopping facilities in the town.  Regular users Christopher […] Read more »

December 9th, 2016

Leafield sign restored – then and now

Our thanks to Eamon Bull for his careful restoration of the sign on the Green by the School – it’s a lovely feature of the Village and a job well done! Thank you for all your time and effort put into this Eamon. The sign before……. And AFTER!!!     Read more »
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