March 26th, 2019

Make sure you’re registered to vote in time for the local elections this May

On Thursday 2 May residents in 16 of the 27 wards in West Oxfordshire will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them at a local level. Local government elections select councillors, who are responsible for making decisions on running services in your local area. These include housing, planning, leisure, licensing, […] Read more »

March 26th, 2019

Notices of Election for Parish and District Councillors

A reminder that Nominations for Leafield Parish Council can be submitted by Wednesday 3rd April.  We urgently need more Councillors so please contact the Clerk, Sharon Henley on or phone 07756 333703 for further information. Read more »

March 15th, 2019

Have you ever thought of joining the Parish Council?

At Leafield Parish Council we’re looking for new councillors to join at the May elections – we currently only have four out of the usual number of seven councillors. With your help we can support and progress many more community projects within Leafield. As a Councillor representing your community you will help to keep it […] Read more »

March 13th, 2019

Agenda for Parish Council Meeting next Wednesday 20th March

Please view the Agenda for the meeting here:  Agenda 200319- Public Notice Read more »

March 8th, 2019

Chasing Darkness with the Cotswolds AONB – 16th March

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March 5th, 2019

Temporary Road Closure affecting Leafield

Temporary Road Closure at Minster Lovell, The Ridings, 1 Ringwood Barn Cottages, OX29 0NE A temporary Notice is being made to implement the temporary closures and will operate from the 18/03/2019 to and including the 20/03/2019 (off-peak hour each day from 09:30 hrs to 15:30 hrs). Access will be maintained for emergency service vehicles and […] Read more »

March 5th, 2019

Council Tax Update from West Oxfordshire District Council

Council tax remains one of the lowest in the country Residents in West Oxfordshire will continue to pay the second lowest council tax for shire councils in England, it has been confirmed. A meeting of the full Council confirmed council tax for 2019-20 will rise by £5 – roughly a penny a day – which […] Read more »

March 5th, 2019

Update from West Oxfordshire Community Transport (WOCT)

The 210 service has now been operating for a year (started 12th February 2018).  We have used this milestone to review the service to date and plan for the future to ensure that we put our resources to best use.  In the coming months we need to ensure that the service is economically viable.  The […] Read more »

March 1st, 2019

Calling all Leafield Residents

Have you considered joining the Parish Council at our elections in May?  We urgently need more councillors as we currently only have four out of a possible seven and need help to progress various community projects for the village. If you’ve ever wondered whether the role of Parish Councillor would be for you please take […] Read more »

March 1st, 2019

Request for digital photos of Leafield

Do you have photos of Leafield that you would be happy to share with the Parish Council for use on the website and Facebook? If you have photos to share please email Sharon at Thank you! Read more »

March 1st, 2019

Ever wanted to be part of the Back in Time series?

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February 19th, 2019

Parish Council Elections – Stand for what you believe in!

The elections for Leafield Parish Council are on Thursday 2nd May and we are urgently seeking new councillors to help move forward with projects for the village. Details of this key role for the village are attached. Applications must be submitted by Wednesday 3rd April. Please email the Clerk, Sharon Henley on for further […] Read more »

February 19th, 2019

Calling all Swift Enthusiasts!

The Parish Council has been contacted by a newly formed Swift Conservation Group set up by the Wychwood Project. They are currently trying to locate as many swift nest sites within the project area as possible before the return of these amazing birds in May. Is anyone aware of any nesting swifts within Leafield or […] Read more »

February 15th, 2019

Parish Council Meeting postponed to Tuesday 26th February

Apologies but owing to unavailability of councillors the meeting scheduled for Wednesday 20th has been postponed. Please see the updated Agenda below. Read more »

February 12th, 2019

Update on Cancel to Cambridge to Oxford Expressway Campaign

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January 29th, 2019

Have your say on Chipping Norton development plans

 Residents are being invited to have their say on proposals to develop a key area of Chipping Norton. A consultation is now running on the East Chipping Norton Strategic Development Area where the West Oxfordshire Local Plan has allocated land for strategic development to include building around 1,200 homes, a new primary school along with […] Read more »

January 25th, 2019

Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme for Local Businesses

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January 25th, 2019

Defibrillator Awareness Course for Leafield Community – Tues March 19th 7.30-8.30pm

There are two defibrillators in the village – outside The Fox pub and the Pavilion at the Village Hall. Please come along if you would like training, or a refresher, on how to use a defibrillator.  The event will be held at the Village Hall, Lower End. It’s a fun, interactive and upbeat course suitable […] Read more »

January 15th, 2019

Change of Parish Council Meeting Dates for February and March

Advance notice that the February and March dates have been changed owing to unavailability of councillors. New details as follows: Wednesday 20th February Wednesday 20th March All meetings are at 8pm in the Pavilion. Please email Sharon on if you would like to receive agendas and minutes by email. Read more »

January 15th, 2019

Restore – Volunteering Event 26th Feb

Restore is an Oxfordshire mental health charity which supports people through their recovery and into employment. We have sites in Banbury, Didcot, Littlemore and in Oxford. We are currently recruiting volunteers for a variety of roles including administration, fundraising, coaching and supporting people in our recovery groups with activities such as cooking, gardening, craft or […] Read more »
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