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

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Conservative council leader criticism of Tory MPs

Leaked letter reveals Conservative council leader criticism of Tory MPs

Craig Lewis

BBC Northampton Politics Reporter

The leader of Northamptonshire County Council, Heather Smith, has criticised the county's MPs for failing to support it through a time of financial hardship.

The county council needs to find £37m of savings in next year's budget - with services such as libraries already in the firing... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 29 Oct 2017 18:07 by Will Smith

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Burglary in Church Lane

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Burglary in Church Lane, Middleton Cheney.

This happened between the hours of 1am and 1.30am on Monday 23rd October, 2017.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?

If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on 101, reference 17000457603.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 23:49 by Will Smith

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Burglary in Dands Drive

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Burglary in Dands Drive, Middleton Cheney.

This happened between Sunday 22nd and Monday 23rd October, 2017.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?

If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on 101, reference 17000457875.

In an emergency,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 23:48 by Will Smith

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Burglary in Chacombe Road

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Burglary in Chacombe Road, Middleton Cheney where entry was gained into a conservatory.

This happened between Sunday 22nd and Monday 23rd October 2017.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?

If so, then please contact Northamptonshire... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 23:47 by Will Smith

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Review of library services in Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire County Council needs to find £115m savings over the next four years predominantly to meet social care costs in the county. The Library and Information Service must share in this financial challenge and seek to reduce costs to the tax payer.

http://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/council-and-democracy/budgets-and-spending/Pages/review-of-library-services-in-northamptonshire.aspx... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Oct 2017 12:47 by Will Smith

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Play Areas

Unfortunately we have had some young people pull the temporary security fencing away, and ignore the signs that say not to enter, at both Stanwell and Astrop play areas.

Both areas are currently closed for refurbishment.

Once works are completed the play equipment then needs a post installation/inspection survey to ensure all H&S checks are OK.

We would ask parents to please make sure their children... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:32 by Will Smith

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STANWELL PLAY AREA

As you may know, new play equipment is currently being installed at the Stanwell play area, and I have put Notices up saying the play area is closed while the installation is taking place. The gate might be open (not locked) for contractors' access. For safety reasons please do not enter and allow small children to use the toddler play equipment - apparently this happened yesterday. The equipment has... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:28 by Will Smith

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HONORARY POPPY ORGANISER

It is with great regret that I have had to relinquish this fund-raising role for the Royal British Legion in Middleton Cheney. I took over from Ann Bidwell in 1999 when she sadly passed away and I am sure she would have been proud to know that between us - and for nearly half a century, we continued to ensure that our servicemen and their families, both past and present were not forgotten!

The 'baton'... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 25 Jun 2017 21:59 by Will Smith

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High Rise Blocks in the District

Following the tragic events at Grenfell Tower in Notting Hill last week, I thought I would update you on the position in the District.

I can confirm that SNC does not have any high rise blocks in their ownership. The closest is Rossiter House in Brackley which is owned by Vale of Aylesbury Housing Trust.

Housing officers are in the process of checking with all their registered provider partners regarding... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:32 by Will Smith

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Stanwell Play Area

Is closed until further notice - old play equipment being removed for new equipment to be installed. Possibly closed for a few weeks - thank you for your patience and co-operation.

Posted: Tue, 13 Jun 2017 20:45 by Will Smith

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