Christmas in Adderbury

Click ‘Read more’ to see the special events taking place in the village over the Christmas period which we hope you will support and enjoy.  As well as these, there will be the usual Clubs and Societies’ activities.

FOCAL are looking for New Committee Members

Adderbury Library is a fantastic village facility but is only kept open, for its current hours, by the fund raising activities of “FOCAL” its Friends support group. FOCAL ( Friends of Adderbury Library ) are looking for new committee members who have an interest in supporting this community asset.

Remembrance Week at Gracewell – 13 and 17 November

All welcome – as part of Remembrance Week you have been invited to Gracewell to commemorate service men and women –

  • 13 November from 3.00 pm a Remembrance sing-along with a wonderful singer who will take everyone through songs of the times ……..and of course tea and cakes
  • 17 November from 3.00 pm there is a ‘Wear Red to Remember’ tea dance party, wear something red to remember ….. and ….. oh yes, there will be lovely tea and cakes to enjoy.

Life at Waddesdon Manor – 17 November

A Waddesdon guide will talk, in the Library at 6.30 pm, about the Upstairs and Downstairs life at Waddesdon in Victorian England.  The talk is entitled “A Victorian Waddesdon Weekend” and looks at the preparations undertaken for guests visiting WM during the “season”!

Music in Adderbury – 19 November

The Carducci String Quartet will be performing in St Mary’s Church starting at 7.00 pm.  Their programme includes Beethoven String Quartet op.95
Debussy String Quartet – Shostakovich String Quartet no.4.
For more details contact Christopher Howell (Membership Secretary) or email or call 01295 738313

St Mary’s Church Bellringers

The sound of church bells ringing on Sundays and for special occasions is part of English life. We have eight lovely bells in the Adderbury church but to keep them ringing we need some new ringers to join the existing band.

Help Us Plan GP Services – Now and for the Future

I am writing to invite you to a workshop that we are holding in your area. There will be a meeting in Banbury on Tuesday 21 November starting at 6.30 pm and finishing at 8.00 pm (venue to be confirmed). Local GP practices have been working with Oxfordshire CCG and patient representatives on plans for the future of GP and primary care services in Oxfordshire.