Adderbury History Association – 17 September

Liz Woolley will give a talk in the Methodist Schoolroom at 7.30 pm on ‘Beer, Sausages and Marmalade: Oxford Food and Drink in the 19th Century’. In the nineteenth century Oxford became well-known for its ‘Celebrated Oxford Sausages’ and for Frank Cooper’s ‘Oxford Marmalade’ , and the brewing, baking and grocery trades. This talk will examine the fascinating relationship between food production, tourism and politics in the city. For more information contact Phil Mansell (Secretary) email  or phone 01295 812125.

FOSMA Annual Garden Party – 8 September

The Annual Garden Party will be held at The Manor house, Mill Lane by kind permission of Sir Martin and Lady Jacomb between 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. There will be lots of stalls including plants, bits and bobs, cakes, bottle stall and much more. There will also be a Punch and Judy show. Delicious teas will be served. Entrance £3.00 includes tea (children under 12 free – drinks and cake £1.00),