Village Community Hall Renovation Update

Village Community Hall Renovation Update Our plans to renovate our Village Hall are progressing! We are starting the works on 1st August and anticipate that the Hall will be closed until 1stOctober (reopening in time for the Harvest supper). The scope of the works is the insulation and heating of the main hall and entrance room,…

The Queens Platinum Jubilee – June 2nd to 5th 2022

The Queens Platinum Jubilee – June 2nd to 5th Fitting with Her Majesty’s historic milestone, Swaliclffe Parish has a fun filled Platinum Jubilee Weekend planned to celebrate 70 years of The Queen’s reign. Activities are being arranged for each day of the extended four-day weekend. These culminate on the Sunday with the Parish Council hosting The…

Village Community Hall Update

Village Community Hall Update Thank you to everyone who attended the very successful discussion of options for our Community Village Hall, some very interesting ideas were discussed, and good input received. For those of you who couldn’t make it, here are the slides covering the options discussed. If you’d like to get more information or…

Play Park and Picnic Area AGM 2021

All are welcome to attend this zoom meeting on Tuesday 20th April 7pm. Please email david@abc-ads.com for the meeting details. Proposed Agenda for Play Park and Picnic area AGM 1. Annual Safety Report and actions 2. Finances – costs/budget; do we need to fund raise? 3. Volunteers working party – date? 4. Elections – now…

Swalcliffe Support Group – Are you affected by coronavirus?

Swalcliffe Support Group Are you affected by coronavirus? Dear Swalcliffians Coronavirus is having an effect on all our lives, so we need to support each other. We are announcing the launch of the Swalcliffe Support Group. This group aims to offer help and support to anybody in the village who needs it, including anyone in…

Swalcliffe Community Woodland Play and Picnic Area

The new Woodland Play and Picnic Area was opened yesterday, March 12, by the Chair of Swalcliffe Parish Council, Neil Urquhart, in less than ideal weather conditions. The result of a four-year community-driven project which started with Swalcliffe Park School generously leasing some of their land for the park, followed by the process of gaining…

BROADBAND AND PHONES

An Update on Broadband Services for the Village – the Digital Connectivity Group Further our last update in October 2016, much has happened with the provision of Broadband services to our village. The Highlights – BT Openreach have provided an optical fibre connection to the main cabinet serving the village by Swalcliffe Barn SugarNet, now…

SWALCLIFFE VILLAGE GROUPS

Swalcliffe Village Groups The development of groups within the village has been something accelerated by the Village plan. Some of the groups were in existence prior to the pans formalisation but the plan has given them structure and defined contact points. Groups include: ART GROUP BOOK CLUB BRIDGE COMMON LAND CLEARANCE GROUP FILM GROUP SWALCLIFFE…

SWALCLIFFE FUNDRAISING EVENTS

Purpose: The fund aims to combine organizing social events for the village with both local and national fundraising for selected charities. It was set up originally to help raise funds for restoring the Church tower but now raises funds for a variety of causes. The fun committee meets three or four times a year and…

SWALCLIFFE VILLAGE

Swalcliffe Village Swalcliffe, is a small village in the north of Oxfordshire, England on the edge of the Cotswolds. It is one of several small villages (including Tadmarton and Broughton) on the B4035 road between Banbury and Shipston-on-Stour. The village has a parish church dedicated to St. Peter and St. Paul, a village hall, a…