Parish Council Report – August and September

Meetings – During August 2019, there was no meeting of the Parish Council, however, there had been a meeting on Tuesday 10 September 2019. There had also been a meeting of the Environment Committee on Tuesday 27 August 2019. The next meetings of the Environment Committee and Parish Council were being held on Tuesday 8 […]

Draft Notes of Parish Council Meeting – 10 September

The Chairman announced with some sadness that Victoria Head had resigned as a Councillor. There were apologies from Councillors Jelfs and Millard and also District Councillors Bishop and Heath. Chairman’s Announcements: :  The Chairman thanked Malcolm Brown for completing the judging or the Millennium Cup and congratulations to Phil and Bernice Mansell who were the […]

Staff Vacancy – Christopher Rawlins CE Primary School

We are currently advertising for Maintenance Staff to join our school. 6 hours per week during term time – further details are in our Vacancy section on our school website:

An application pack can be posted or collected on request. This contains the current job description/person specification and a paper application form, if this is required. For further details please contact the school office on 01295 810497.

South Central Ambulance Service

South Central Ambulance Service have vacancies for public governors.  If you become a governor you can play a key role in shaping the future of our services. Nominations are open between 30 September and 21 October.  Click here to see all the details of the post.

‘Fibre to the Premise’ (FTTP) Arrives in Adderbury!

As part of the Better Broadband for Oxfordshire programme, ‘Fibre to the Premise’ has been installed and is ready to take customer orders.
This means that 6 residents and businesses in the parish will be able to request an upgrade to fibre-enabled broadband from a range of Internet Service Providers (ISPs). In most cases, this means that businesses can select a product offering download speeds above 24Mbps and up to 330Mbps, following infrastructure upgrades made via the Better Broadband for Oxfordshire programme.
FTTP is now available at the following postcode: OX17 3NU

Caretaker Vacancy at Christopher Rawlins Primary School


The village school is urgently looking for a reliable person to take on the role of Caretaker to help maintain the site and to ensure a welcoming and safe environment for the whole school community.

The post is for 20 hours per week working Monday to Friday 2.30 pm to 6.30  pm. during term time – further details are on the school website.

If you or someone you know might be interested in this position, please contact the school on 01295 810497 or email the school office.

Announcement of Our New Vicar

We are very pleased to announce that the Reverend  Liz Simpson has accepted the offer to become the new vicar of the Parish of Adderbury with Milton.
She is currently Rector of the West Buckingham Benefice and is looking forward to joining us.
Liz licensing date is Thursday 12 September and at the installation both Bishop Colin and Archdeacon Judy will be present – more information to follow as it becomes known.