Shenington  with Alkerton Parish




100 NOT OUT

Congratulations to Eddie Tyley who reached his 100th birthday on December 17.


CHRISTMAS FLOODLIGHTS 2015

Over the Christmas period the Church floodlights were sponsored on December 21 by Dorothy Truss in remembrance of the death of her husband John;

on December 22 by Susan Nottingham to celebrate her birthday;

on December 23 and 24  by by Susan Turnbull, Jennifer Dewhurst and Christina Milne in memory of their mother Margaret Boyd;

on December 25 by Cyril and Ethel Anson to celebrate Christmas Day;

on December 26 by Liz Kirkman to commemorate her parents, Mary and Ernest Coles;

on December 27 by Mary Gibbons in memory of her parents Connie and Alwyn Gardner and by Marian Townsend, and  Ann Hemming in memory of their mother Nancy Harvey;

on December 28 by Mary Gibbons in memory of her aunts Win Gilks and Ida Gardner

and on December 29 by Ron and Mary Gibbons in memory of their son-in-law Mike Hawkes and byGill Wilson and Jane Wilcock in memory of their mother Hazel Fox’s birthday

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CHURCH FLOODLIGHTING

The lights on December 11 were sponsored by Beryl Wells in memory of her father Eric Cook and on  December 13 by Marian Townsend, and Ann Hemmings to commemorate the birthday of their father Conrad Harvey.


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CHURCH FLOODLIGHTING

The lights on December 6 were sponsored by Dorothy Truss on the birthday of her late husband John.

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SOCIAL COMMITTEE

The Wine Tasting Evening organised by the Social Committee has been postponed until the Spring.

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CHURCH FLOODLIGHTING

The lights on Friday, September 25 were sponsored by Susan Turnbull, Jennifer Dewhurst and Christina Milne in memory of their mother Margaret Boyd

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CHURCH FLOODLIGHTING

The lights on September 24 were sponsored by Ken Powell in memory of the birthdays of his wife Pam and his daughter Jane.

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CHURCH FLOODLIGHTING

The lights on Wednesday, September 9 were sponsored In memory of the wedding anniversary of Gordon and Hazel Fox by their daughters Gill Wilson and Jane Wilcock. On September 13 and 14 they were sponsored by Barbara and Neil Brooks in memory of Margaret Boyd.


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CHURCH FLOODLIGHTING

The lights on Thursday, August 20 were sponsored by Liz Kirkman in memory of her mother, Mary Coles.

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VILLAGE SHOW

This took place in the village hall last Saturday, August 8.

Awards were presented as follows:-

The Rootes Cup for Vegetables:

1 Peter Benham. 2 Mark Petterson, 3 Viv Abbott

The Hawtin Cup for Flowers:

1 Diana Thorne, 2 Maria Evans, 3 Sorrel Allott

The Rosebowl for Flower Arrangements:

1 Doreen Smith, 2 Ann Benham, 3 Bridget Dickie

The Soulsby Candelabra for Cookery:.

 1 Maria Evans, 2 Ann Benham, 3 Susan Nottingham

The Rattlecombe Award for Arts and Crafts:

Vanessa Petterson

In the children’s section prizes were given to Joey Andrews, aged 3 years, and

Madeleine Verso, aged 8 years

Thanks are due to the Social Committee, particularly Maria Evans, for organising the show. The committee in turn would like to thank all the exhibitors, the judges and the auctioneer Finlay Scott.

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CHERWELL DISTRICT PLAN

This was formally adopted by the District Council on July 20

It records that Shenington with Alkerton falls into Category C in which development, if not already approved, is restricted to infilling and conversions

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