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Horspath Village News and Events

We want to give dates for all types of Horspath Village events, such as sporting fixtures, school events, what's on in the Village Hall etc. Please send notices to Horspath Village Events. For a full list of events or services with dates, please see the "Dates for your Diary" page, as not all events are listed below.

Latest News

Latest update 8 August 2018

Horspath Parish Council
Tuesday 7th August 2018 - Monthly meeting of the Parish Council in Horspath Village Hall at 8.00pm. The Agenda for the meeting are now available in PDF format. (The Minutes of the July meeting will be available here and on the Village Noticeboard within a few days of the August meeting.)
Horspath Stone Pit Trust website is now live.
Applications for grants in this quarter must be made by 1st September 2018.
Any applications received after that date will be considered at the December 2018 Trustees' meeting.

Horspath Village information email list. This list is solely for communications between the Parish Council and Horspath residents.
If you would like to receive important information from the Parish Council by email, please fill in this form.

St. Giles Church
July/August 2018 - Parish Magazine (PDF format 473 Kb) is now available here and on the Church page.
Friends of Horspath - Horspath Hub @ the Old Chapel
If you would like to view or to hire Horspath Hub at the Old Chapel for an event or a regular activity let the Bookings Clerk know by emailing to community.hub@horspath.org.uk or by phoning 07591 933 964.
Join Friends of Horspath. We now need as many people in the village as possible to join Friends of Horspath, not just for the keeping of the Chapel, but to help fulfill its charitable aims - "To improve and advance the lives of those who live and work in the community of Horspath". Please download this "Friends of Horspath Membership form", fill it in and return it to community.hub@horspath.org.uk or to the address on the form.

Forthcoming Events (more or less in date order)

Horspath Hub @ the Old Chapel
Check the Horspath Hub bookings for August 2018 to October 2018 (printable versions). See the Hub room allocations July to December 2018 (PDF format),
Email community.hub@horspath.org.uk.

Horspath Village Hall - Check the Village Hall bookings for August 2018, September 2018, October 2018, Email village.hall@horspath.org.uk.

News from Horspath Hub @ the Old Chapel and Friends of Horspath

All the usual classes are running, please contact Sally 873860 for further information or look at Horspath Village website for the full timetable or email horspathhub@gmail.com. These include Pilates, Yoga, Seated Yoga, Art Group, Table Tennis, Line Dancing, Creative Writing, Computer Confidence.

Don’t forget The Post Office is open every Friday 10.00am - 1.00pm, and Coffee, Tea and Cakes are served between 10.30am and 12.00 with a chance to have a chat. Now with Wi-Fi as an added extra.
To hire the Hub for all types of events ring 07591 933 964 or email horspathhub@gmail.com.


      
 

Horspath litter blitz 22nd July 2018
- organised by Parish Councillor,
Beverley Oakley.
 
"My sincere thanks to everyone who gave up their Sunday morning to clean up most of the roads in the village. I'm sorry that not all the village roads have been cleaned, but not so many teams came out this year - these roads will be cleaned within the next week."

      

Horspath Parish Council Meetings
The monthly meetings are held in the Village Hall at 8:00 pm on Tuesdays, usually the first Tuesday of each month. Members of the public are welcome. Meeting dates in 2018 are:
9 January 20186 February 2018 6 March 201810 April 2018 15 May 20185 June 2018
3 July 20187 August 2018 4 September 20182 October 2018 6 November 20184 December 2018
Horspath Parish Council
Tuesday 7th August 2018 - Monthly meeting of the Parish Council in Horspath Village Hall at 8.00pm. The Agenda for the meeting are now available in PDF format. (The Minutes of the July meeting will be available here and on the Village Noticeboard within a few days of the August meeting.)

Horspath Stone Pit Trust website is now live.
Applications for grants in this quarter must be made by 1 September 2018.
Any applications received after that date will be considered at the December 2018 Trustees' meeting.



Wheatley Windmill, Windmill Lane, Wheatley OX33 1TA
Sunday, 12th August 2018 - Windmill Open Day in 2018, from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. Wheatley Windmill holds Open Days on the second Sunday of each month from May until October. Visit the Mill website.

Sunny Hill Vineyard Cuddesdon Road, Horspath
Open days on August holiday weekend, Saturday 25th August, Sunday and Monday too. On Cuddesdon Road, 10.0am till 5.00pm. Plenty of car parking space. Talks and free wine tasting on Saturday only. Play area for children. See the poster for more info.

Senior Residents' Club
All meetings are held on a Wednesday in Horspath Hub.
For details see the Senior Residents page in the Horspath Hub section of the Horspath Village web site.
Next meetings (contact Sheila Dandridge to book for coach trips):
 
Please note that there will be no meeting or outing in August. Next meeting is on 6th September, in the Hub, from 2:00 to 4:00pm.
Non-members are welcome on coach trips at an additional charge of £2.00. Contact Sheila Dandridge.

Temple Cowley Health Centre
For Registered Patients only. The next visit by the Doctor will be on Wednesday 12th September 2018. You must make an appointment with the Health Centre on 777024.

Horspath Wine Club

Horspath’s own wine club kicks off on Wednesday 19th September at the Hub. The club consists of people from Horspath and surrounding area who will taste different wines in a relaxed, social group. The club will run on Wednesday evenings from 7.30 to 9.30pm on the 3rd week of each month. For more details see www.horspathwineclub.weebly.com or contact nigelmontgomery@live.com. See the poster for more info.


Horspath Village Hall
Baby & Toddler Group - From September meets on Monday mornings in the Main Hall from 9:15 - 11:15 am, during school term times. Please contact Group Organiser, Adele Timbs for more information.

Horspath Poetry Corner
March 2018 - Poetry reaches the final stanza - in weekly installments, wonderful verse with illustrations. Find information here. There is also a link at the bottom of the Home page, click on the prancing pony!

Shotover Wildlife
Conservation Work Days - Second Sunday of the month, 9:30am to 3pm. The meeting point varies each month, but is notified by email along with any other details of the day's work. Join us for as long or as short a time as you like and contribute to the important conservation work that SW is carrying out on Shotover. No dogs please, thank you.
For more information and to be added to the monthly circular, email to Shotover Wildlife

Royal Air Force Air Cadets
Introducing the 2210 (Cowley) Squadron of the Royal Air Force Air Cadets, the local air cadet squadron for Littlemore, Cowley and villages south of Oxford. See our Poster to learn who we are, what we do and how you can join.

Check the Village Hall bookings for current month and next month (printable versions).

Check the Horspath Hub bookings for the next 4 months.


Please see the archive page to read short reports of past events.

Latest update 8 August 2018


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