Middleton Cheney Parish Council

Serving the people of Middleton Cheney

All Saints Church 1920

Clerk: Mrs Valerie Furniss
Parish Meeting Rooms
Middleton Cheney, Banbury
Oxon OX17 2LR

Tel: 01295 713500

Latest News

Open Water Safety Advice

During the summer months and in particular in hot weather, we all need to be aware of the dangers of open water. Open water includes ponds, lakes, rivers, reservoirs, quarries, docks and beaches.

It is important people make the most of the weather and enjoy the water but do so safely and sensibly.

Spot the dangers

Water may look safe, but it can be dangerous. Learn to spot and keep away from dangers.... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 07 Jul 2018 10:31 by Alan Youel

Tags: Police

Chenderit School Vacancy




Local Government Pay Spine – Grade E Range 13 - 15 (£17,391 - £17,972 FTE)

41 weeks - term time plus 5 training days and 2 additional weeks
8am to 4.30pm Mondays to Thursdays and 8am to 4pm on Fridays

Required from September 2018

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, efficient, flexible and adaptable person with a professionally... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Jul 2018 21:48 by Alan Youel

Tags: Vacancy

Rural Communities Encouraged To Use Online Crime Reporting Facility

Rural residents and workers are being encouraged to use an online reporting form to alert police to any suspicious or criminal activity in their area.

Northamptonshire Police's rural crime team, whose remit includes wildlife and heritage crime, wants to hear from people about anything which strikes them as out of the ordinary.

PC Abbey Anstead said: "We always want to hear about incidents, and our online... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 30 Jun 2018 04:25 by Alan Youel

Tags: Police

Rural Wellbeing Service

Just a friendly reminder that the Rural Wellbeing Information Bus will be making its final visit to Middleton Cheney next Tuesday 3rd July.

We are here to provide a free help and advice service to the over 50's in rural Northamptonshire and will be parked on the High Street between 12.30 and 2pm.

If you are aware of anyone who may benefit from our services we would be very pleased to see them. Free cake... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 30 Jun 2018 04:22 by Alan Youel

Tags: Events

Roadworks on the A5 Towcester

We a writing to inform you of roadworks on the A5 through Towcester set to be carried out by Highways England (HE).

The works will start at the end of July, are expected to last for around four months and there will be periods in which sections of the A5 will be closed in both directions for 24 hours.

HE have a dedicated Public Liaison Officer (details below) who has been talking to businesses and residents... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 30 Jun 2018 04:16 by Alan Youel

Tags: Highways


MONTH OF MADNESS: For those of you who do not know what Month of Madness is because you neither have children nor grandchildren who participate - we (Parish Council) entertain our younger members of the community during the month of August with activities so they hopefully don't get 'bored'. The Parish Council organises, runs and supplements the costs of the Professional and venue - our 12th year!... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 23 Jun 2018 23:04 by Alan Youel

Tags: Month of Madness

Adventures with our ‘Mechanical Music Machine"

An illustrated talk and demonstration at Middleton Cheney Library

Thursday 5 July from 7 pm

Adult £6 / Children free

including wine & soft drinks

Posted: Sat, 23 Jun 2018 22:24 by Alan Youel

Tags: Events, Library Supporters

History Society

Monday 26th June - The Oxfordshire and Bucks Light Infantry on the Somme. Our speaker is Mr Stephen Barker, a museum professional having worked closely with the Soldiers Of Oxfordshire Museum and Banbury Museum.

7.30pm in the village library - Members Free (annual membership 12.00), visitors always welcome 3.00.

Posted: Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:38 by Alan Youel

Tags: History Society

South Northamptonshire - number one for economic vibrancy in the county

One of the world's largest independent business accountancy firms has identified South Northamptonshire as the most economically vibrant district in the county.

For the past six years, Grant Thornton has issued the Northamptonshire Limited report which focusses on the growth of Northamptonshire's top 100 privately owned businesses.

In a national league table of local authority areas, South Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:36 by Alan Youel

Tags: Press Release



On Saturday 8th September, Churches throughout the country will welcome cyclists, walkers, horse riders and drivers raising money from sponsorship based on the number of Churches they visit during the day.

We want to make this a special day for the residents of the villages in the area of the Chenderit Benefice ( Chacombe, Greatworth, Marston St Lawrence,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jun 2018 21:32 by Alan Youel

Tags: Events

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