Sunday, 01 August 2021

Fete and dog show raises £3,200 for church appeal

Fete and dog show raises £3,200 for church appeal

A FETE raised more than £3,200 for St James’s Church in Bix. Attractions at the annual event hosted by the villages of Bix and ...

 

Village fete

THE Bix and Assendon village fete will take place on Bix Common tomorrow (Saturday) from 2pm to 4pm. Attractions will include stalls, ...

 

Villages renew effort to reduce speeding

TWO villages are trying to stop drivers speeding. Nettlebed Parish Council has given “20’s Plenty” stickers to residents of Watlington ...

 

Bus extension

A BUS service for vulnerable people could visit Bix and Assendon more often. The Comet currently takes residents who are unable to use ...

 

Mowing delay

GRASS cutting services in Bix and Assendon are due to return next month. The parish council is taking part in the No Mow May ...

 

Memorial trees plan

MEMORIAL trees could be planted in Bix and Assendon to mark the passing of the coronavirus pandemic. The parish council is thinking of ...

 

‘Unsightly’ grass verge

THE grass verge opposite the Golden Ball pub in Lower Assendon could be adopted officially to stop it from being damaged. Bix and ...

 

Naughty nickname

Naughty nickname

PUB landlords know that they’re loved by their customers when their businesses are given an affectionate nickname. But the owners of ...

 

Road closure

A ROAD between Lower Assendon and Fawley will be partially closed for 10 days. BT is clearing trees around utility poles along Pond ...

 

Blocked duct

A ROAD in Lower Assendon will be closed for up to 10 hours on March 30 while a blocked duct is repaired. The closure will apply to the ...

 

B&B wins prestige award

HANDYWATER Cottage in Lower Assendon has been named luxury bed and breakfast of the year in the Oxfordshire Prestige Awards. Natalie ...

 

Boy attends Pope’s canonisation of British saint

Boy attends Pope’s canonisation of British saint

A TEENAGER from Fawley attended the canonisation of the first British saint in more than 40 years. Max Nugent was among about 50,000 ...

 

Safety work

A REQUEST has been submitted to stabilise a Grade-II listed barn in Lower Assendon which is at risk of collapsing. Plans submitted to ...

 

Road closure

PART of White Lane, Middle Assendon, will be closed from Wednesday to Friday next week while Thames Water carres out mains work.

 

Barn carols

CHRISTMAS carols will be sung in the barn at Hawes Farm in Lower Assendon, tomorrow (Saturday) from 6pm. All are welcome to attend. ...

 

Dog owner opens raw food shop after online success

Dog owner opens raw food shop after online success

A WOMAN who started making dog food for family and friends has now opened a shop to sell it. Nikki Thatcher, 38, started Henley Raw ...

 

Summer fair

THE Bix and Assendon summer fair will take place at Bix Common tomorrow (Saturday) from 2pm to 4.30pm. There will be activities for ...

 

Villages’ fete date

BIX and Assendon village fete will take place on Bix Common on Saturday, July 14 from 2pm to 4.30pm. As well as the usual attractions, ...

 

Volunteers join rescheduled spring cleans

Volunteers join rescheduled spring cleans

MORE than 50 people took part in spring cleans in Bix and the Assendons on Sunday. There were 22 volunteers in Bix, 15 in Lower ...

 

Litter blitz

VOLUNTEERS are needed for clean-up days in Bix and Assendon. Residents will pick up rubbish around the villages on Sunday. starting at ...

 

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