GRANTS FOR PHASE 2
Click here for news on grants awarded for Phase 2 of the Shutford Village Hall Project.
Building of the new hall started on 19 September! Genesis Contracting are our builders. Phase 1 is looking to be completed by early March 2017.
Click here for news on Phase 2.
shutford festival 2017
Date announced 17 June 2017! Click here for information on this year's event.
For this year's event updates visit our Facebook page click here or check out the website page here.
BIN COLLECTION THIS WEEK
Download the bin collection schedule for 2017 here.
Easter Egg Competition
The date for this year's Easter Egg Competition is Monday 17 April 2017. Click here for details.
Please click here to view the results from 2016.
100 CLUB results
Results for March
£80.00 David Homewood £10.00 Ashley Taylor £5.00 Julie Hodgkins
Tuesday quiz night, every other Tuesday 8:00 pm. See noticeboard outside pub for next date.
Newspapers and magazines can be delivered to your door by Smiths' Newsagents of Banbury.
Delivery prices do vary, so please call 01295-268499 in order to discuss your individual requirements.
As a result of a recent review of services, the mobile library will no longer be visiting Shutford.
It will, however, continue to visit all of our neighbouring villages: Balscote, Epwell, North Newington and Shenington.
Details of the revised service can be found here and the timetable for all local villages can be downloaded here.
this year's Shutford Festival is on 17 June 2017
To read the latest issue please click here.
shutford PARISH COUNCIL
The next meeting of the Parish Council will be on Wednesday 17 May 2017. The meeting will start at 7.00p.m. with the AGM and continue at 8.00 pm with the Parish Council meeting, and will be held in The George and Dragon. For notes from the last meeting please click here.
To view the notice from the Parish Council re Health Services please click here.
Click here for details of the Village Network Bus, visiting Shutford High Street on 5 April from 1.00 – 2.15 pm.
To view the Burglary Crime Prevention poster please click here.
To view planning applications please click here.
Details of all recent Parish Council activities can be found here.
To contact the Parish Council please click here.
Shutford village hall
For all the up to date news on the Village Hall please click here.
TO ENQUIRE ABOUT FUTURE VILLAGE HALL BOOKINGS PLEASE TELEPHONE:
Geraldine & Roger Bancroft - 780579 or
PHASE 1 OF THE NEW VILLAGE HALL IS NEARLY COMPLETED.
PHASE 2, THE COMPLETION OF THE INTERNALS AND LANDSCAPING STARTED ON 18 MARCH.
DATE FOR THE COMPLETION OF THE NEW VILLAGE IS ESTIMATED TO BE JUNE 2017.
ST MARTIN'S CHURCH
All details of upcoming church services and other information can be found on the Wykeham Benefice website.
Further information and documents can be found on the St Martin's Church section of this site.
Illuminate and Celebrate: Ken Jeffs has asked if anyone who would like to support this initiative during 2017 to get in touch.
More information and application forms can be found on our News page.
Click here to read latest editions.
Shutford book club
The Shutford Book Club meets on the last Monday of each month. Membership is currently full as space to meet is limited, but you can always take part virtually. Future meeting dates are as follows:
27 March, 'Holding' by Graham Norton, hosted by Wendy Hall
24 April, 'The Muse' by Jessie Burton, recommended by Jane Moffatt
29 May, 'The Bookshop' by Penelope Fitzgerald, recommended by Christine Yarborough.
Full details of the club and its activities can be found here.
WI MEETING DATES
The events scheduled for this year are as follows. Please note during the rebuild of the village hall we are meeting at Wroxton Village Hall at 10:00 am:
2017 - Meetings held at 10:00am
April 4 Margaret Thomas Royal Command Performance
May 2 Resolutions
June 6 Pam Sutton Troop Aid
July 4 Outing
August 1 Summer Social
September 5 Russell Cherry Nepal
October 3 Graham Kirby History of Coins
November 7 Anne Watts My Passport to the World
December 5 Xmas Social & Buffet (starts at 11am)
And Now, the weather...
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