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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Middleton Cheney Historical information from the Village Archivist

Middleton Cheney Historical information from the Village Archivist

JANUARY 1916

Extracts from the Middleton Cheney School Logbooks 100 years ago indicate that the year commenced with persistent rain (followed by snow). The children were just recovering from an outbreak Scarlet Fever and a Gardening lesson was postponed 'weather bad.' The Medical Officer of Health closed the school until 'the health of the neighbourhood improved.'

By 4th February the village was experiencing... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 10 Jan 2016 19:42 by Will Smith

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