Kidlington Voice Online Tuesday 12th December 2017 Promoting Enterprise in the Kidlington Community
Operatic Society NEW APPOINTMENT: following the retirement of the current Musical
Director, the Kidlington Amateur Operatic Society (KAOS) seeks to appoint a new Director in early January
2018 to be effective from January 2019.
The Society performs to high standards and is open to
new ideas for future stage productions and choral
works. An honorarium is payable. For an informal discussion contact David Betts on 01865-375613 or Simon
Street 01865- 371748. Click on the KAOS logo, above, to visit our
website (www.kaos.news). Closing date 31st December, 2017. The Arts
Applications for children due to start primary school in September 2018 can now be made online. Click above to connect with Oxfordshire County Council's online application system. Education
Kidlington Camera Club Kidlington Camera Club. The photographs above remind us that Christmas is in the air; and these seasonal images were submitted to KV by Kidlington Camera Club member Kim Benson. Click the pictures above to visit the website of Kidlington Camera Club. Whats On
Kidlington Weather This Week Forecast from the BBC. Local weather for the next few days. Environment December 2017 Kidlington News. The December 2017 edition of the printed magazine Kidlington News is now available for purchase from a number of retail outlets in the Kidlington area. Publications KV is Green Our Green Logo. Keep watch for our distincive green logo in and around the Kidlington area. If you would like to display a copy of the KV-Online logo at your organisation then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org KV-News Micro Bar DrunkDry Ltd. Kidlington's first micro bar & bottle shop for drink-in or take-away craft-beers, wines, and spirits. Friendly, quirky, and a top-hole place to meet! Click above to visit DrunkDry's facebook page. FIRE-PIT FRIDAYS Warm up for winter at DrunkDry and get your free marshmallows to roast with every drink bought! Local Businesses Christian Congregations in and around Kidlington. Churches Churches urgently requires an additional Carer. Please contact Alex Jeyes by telephone on 01993-323232 or by email to: email@example.com. Thank you. Glebe House - Kidlington Care Home The above vacancy for Glebe House was re-posted here on Kidlington Voice Online at 2.00pm on Saturday 9th December 2017. Whats On Kidlington Concert Brass Entertainment CUPBOARD L♥VE — fitted furniture CUPBOARD L♥VE. Wonderful wardrobes & fabulous fitted furniture for: bedrooms, utility rooms, home office, bathrooms, kitchens, libraries. Small local workshop run by Martin Pedel. Click the image above for more details, or telephone Martin on 07738 828740 to discuss your upcoming carpentry project. Local Businesses Pitman Optometrists Opticians. Local Businesses Thorne & Wait Recruitment Specialists. The Kidlington offices of Thorne and Wait remain open for registrations until 7.00pm on the first Wednesday of each month. See KV's What's On calendar for details. Local Businesses December 2017 — a vacancy has arisen for a Governor at Gosford Hill School. The Governing Body comprises people drawn from the school's community: parents, school staff, and the community as a whole. The Governing Body acts corporately and is collectively responsible for decisions taken. If you are interested to find out more about this role and are able to commit to two evenings per term plus occasional events then please contact the Clerk to the Governors, Clare Carpen on 01865-374971 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Click on the school's crest, above, to read more about Gosford Hill School. Education ON YOUR SMARTPHONE — carry Kidlington Voice Online Get the Kidlington Voice 'APP'. Install in three easy steps. Here's how:  on your smartphone, surf to www.kvoice.co.uk (you are here now);
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 Done. A new green KV icon is now on your phone. Click the icon to scroll KV on the move. KV-News DID YOU KNOW? Less than 6% of land in the UK is built on. So, how does Kidlington compare? the BBC's Home Editor Mark Easton invites us to enter our postcode for statistics about local land-use in our area. An interesting Show & Tell from the BBC — Click the map above to discover more. Whats On
Kidlington Estate Agent Local Property. Residential Property is looking for an organist for its Sunday services. In particular for 3/4 Sundays in December especially Sunday 17th December 2017 for its Carol Service. Begbroke, St Michael's Church If you can help please contact Rosa Cadd: telephone 07887568812 or email email@example.com. Thank you. The above notice was first posted here on Kidlington Voice Online at 8.30pm on Thursday 9th November 2017. Whats On
KAOS Concert Kidlington Amateur Operatic Society (KAOS). Christmas Charity Concert at 7.30pm on Thursday 21st December & Friday 22nd December 2017 at St. Mary's Church Kidlington. Click poster above for details and tickets. The Arts
Tony Bennell Entertainments Entertainments Agency. Music and entertainment for all occasions: bands, disco, karaoke, tribute acts. Entertainment Evolution Hair Design Ladies & Mens hairdressing. Local Businesses Saturday 27th January 2018 - Antique & Collectors Market is held on a Saturday each month from 10.00am to 1.00pm at The Methodist Church Hall, Oxford Road, Kidlington OX5 2BP (opposite Exeter Hall). Kidlington's Antique & Collectors Market Admission is free and refreshments are available. To find out more please contact the organiser: Graham Kirby 01865-371494 firstname.lastname@example.org. Whats On
New Dance & Fitness Classes Dance & Fitness Instructor Ali Green (pictured above) is opening two new dance and fitness classes beginning Monday 15th January 2018 at Kidlington's Stratfield Brake Sports Club where there's plenty of free car parking! Click the posters above to enlarge, or for more information contact Ali on 07910870748 or email email@example.com Whats On
Finders Keepers – Apartment to Rent Apartment to rent. 1 bedroom apartment in Woodstock, available at £895pcm. Click picture above for details. Residential Property Kidlington's Councillors
Click photographs below for individual contact details
Kidlington Councillors on Cherwell District Council Kidlington East Maurice Billington
Kidlington East Carmen Griffiths
Kidlington West Alan MacKenzie-Wintle
Kidlington East Neil Prestidge
Kidlington West Sandrah Rhodes
Kidlington West Nigel Simpson Whats On EYES DOWN Kidlington Charity Bingo Club has been around for 40 years! Bingo callers needed. The Club has been providing funding and donations to a large number of worthy organisations in and around Oxfordshire. The Bingo Club meets every Tuesday evening at Exeter Hall and is in need of more bingo callers, especially during the holiday periods. If you think you may be able to give some time please contact the Club's Treasurer, Steve Lenhardt: firstname.lastname@example.org. Whats On Kirtlington Film Club Saturday 20th January, 2017. Screening from 7.30pm at Kirtlington village hall. Tickets (£5/£3) at the door. For more information, and to list the titles next up in 2018, please click the poster above. ABOUT THIS FILM Warren Schmidt is retiring from his position as an actuary with Woodmen of the World, a life insurance company in Omaha, Nebraska. After a retirement dinner, Schmidt finds it hard to adjust to his new life, feeling useless. He sees a television advertisement about a foster program for African children, Plan USA, and decides to sponsor a child. He soon receives an information package with a photo of his foster child, a small Tanzanian boy named Ndugu Umbo, to whom he relates his life in a series of candid, rambling letters. Entertainment Evolution Tattoo Studio UK & International Tattoo Artists Local Businesses
Kidlington & District
Tuesday 12th December 2017
CHURCH ORGANIST WANTED.
Please see details elsewhere on this page for a Church Organist wanted for St. Michael's Church, Begbroke.
urgently requires an extra Carer. If you know of anyone suitably qualified
please ask them to telephone Alex Jeyes on 01993-323232. Thank you.
Amateur Operatic Society is seeking a new Musical Director. See details elsewhere on this page.
THAMES VALLEY POLICE
Thames Valley Police report increased break-in activity in the Kidlington area and advise everyone to be extra vigilant and double-check
windows and doors.
DID YOU MISS?
Fans of Chief Inspector Morse may be interested to read more about the Oxford author Colin Dexter in a tribute to Colin which was posted
in September 2017.
MAPS & STATS 2017
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Furniture & Design Bespoke Handmade Kitchens Local Businesses ABOUT What's On — this year, month-by-month, day-by-day. Upcoming local events Dates for your diary. Click the calendar above for a list of events coming up this year in and around the Kidlington area. To advertise your upcoming event send details to firstname.lastname@example.org. REMEMBER the earlier you notify your event — the longer your notice will show in the list! Whats On Kidlington's Member of Parliament for Oxford West and Abingdon: Layla Moran MP Layla Moran MP (pictured above) is our local Member of Parliament. Here are some leading websites where you can read more about Layla and her work for our Oxfordshire constituency: | www.laylamoran.com | Wikipedia about Layla Moran | Layla Moran in Parliament Layla Moran - Liberal Democrat Whats On
'Why Plato hated democracy,' by Professor Dominic Scott. At 3.00pm on Sunday 14th January 2018. Tea Talk at St Mary's Church, Kidlington: Professor Scott is a Fellow of Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford University, and an expert on the philosophy of Plato. How can radical democracy today allow for experts to have due influence on decision making? — is one of several questions Professor Scott will raise and address. Whats On
Environment Kidlington Development Watch. Click above for latest news and to read Kidlington's response to Cherwell District Council's proposed housing and green-belt developments arising from Oxford's unmet housing need. Whats On Community Courses Courses 2017—2018 for adults, young people, and families. For timings and details of courses click the book-cover above. Education The Childrens House Outstanding OFSTED Report. Montessori Nursery. Education Local Stories Do you have a local story to tell? Or a picture to show about your work, your school, your club? Let us know. NOTE if you have a website we can link to it directly from this page. But if you do not have a website, then a notice here on KV will get your message quickly online where it can be seen by hundreds of unique visitors to this page every week. Make KV your local website! email@example.com Promote your local enterprise to the local community online. Contact our advertising editor: Louise Lloyd KV-News Health Club at Oxford's local Workout and relax Spirit Health Club – with plenty of free car parking near Kidlington at The Holiday Inn, Peartree Roundabout. Contact the club to enquire about beauty treatments, gym, jacuzzi, physio, sauna, steam room, swimming pool, and, of course, to discuss your personal training programme for 2018! Click the picture above for contact details and more. Local Businesses
MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION from 10.00am to 4.30pm each day beginning Saturday 6th January 2018 for two days at Exeter Hall. Model Railway Exhibition ScoutRail is run by 33rd Oxford (Kidlington) Scout Group. Click the picture above to visit ScoutRail's website for more details – and to see videos taken at former events. Whats On Dog Walking Service Woofy Walks Hello everyone! My name is Leah Richardson and I run a dog-walking service in the Kidlington area. My Show & Tell — I have a Diploma in Animal Management and all the necessary insurances, importantly I am also dog first-aid trained. Because I am nearly always out and about, you can contact me on my mobile phone 07502611256 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. I look forward to hearing from you if you need me to step in! Whats On
Tuesday 12th December 2017
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Letting or Renting? LANDLORDS AND TENANTS act early for 2018. Millions of people browse for their next home over Christmas and move in January. Click the picture above to read the latest news and advice from from Oxford's Finders Keepers. Residential Property Steve Cross Plumbing & Heating Ltd Bathrooms, Kitchens, Central Heating, Solar. Local Businesses KIDLINGTON'S STRATFIELD BRAKE Working in partnership with Cherwell District Council and Kidlington Parish Council, Legacy Leisure invites you to speak to Matthew Joyce and ... Stratfield Brake Sports Ground is sited not far from Kidlington's Sainsbury's roundabout and the venue offers: free car parking – events for up to 100 guests – stunning views over sports fields from its floor-to-ceiling windows and large meeting rooms. The venue is suitable for business conferences and private parties. To discuss your event's requirement and to learn more about its quiet location and exceptional value for money please contact the venue's manager Matthew Joyce on 01865-847496 or email matthew.joyce@ legacyleisure.org.uk. Whats On