Kidlington Voice Online

Tuesday 12th December 2017
Promoting Enterprise in the Kidlington Community


DID YOU KNOW?
Less than 6% of land in the UK is built on. So, how does Kidlington compare?

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An interesting Show & Tell from the BBC —  the BBC's Home Editor Mark Easton invites us to enter our postcode for statistics about local land-use in our area.

Click the map above to discover more.

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Thorne & Wait

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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.

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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.
GLEBE HOUSE urgently requires an extra Carer. If you know of anyone suitably qualified please ask them to telephone Alex Jeyes on 01993-323232. Thank you.
KAOS 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 here in September 2017.
MAPS & STATS 2017


North: Map | Stats.


South: Map | Stats.
WHAT'S ON. Press the button at top of this page for a quick list of upcoming events — and please do let us know if we've missed any!

Email:
louise.lloyd@kvoice.co.uk




Steve Cross Plumbing & Heating Ltd

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Bathrooms, Kitchens, Central Heating, Solar.

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Christian Congregations

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Churches
in and around Kidlington.

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Kidlington Voice Whats On
Glebe House - Kidlington Care Home  urgently requires an additional Carer. Please contact Alex Jeyes by telephone on 01993-323232 or by email to: a.jeyes@osjct.co.uk. Thank you.

The above vacancy for Glebe House was re-posted here on Kidlington Voice Online at 2.00pm on Saturday 9th December 2017.

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KV is Green

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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 louise.lloyd@kvoice.co.uk

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CUPBOARD L♥VE
— fitted furniture

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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.

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Letting or Renting?

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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.

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Pitman Optometrists

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Opticians.

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New Dance & Fitness Classes

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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 studioaoxford@gmail.com

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Tuesday 12th December 2017
Kidlington Scholars – online today :

sto: I stand.

Revision. Yesterday's word was fortiter: bravely.

Preparation. Tomorrow's word will be saepe: often.




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Tea Talk at St Mary's Church, Kidlington:   'Why Plato hated democracy,' by Professor Dominic Scott. At 3.00pm on Sunday 14th January 2018.

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.

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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 ...

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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.

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Kidlington Estate Agent

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Local Property.

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Furniture & Design

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Bespoke Handmade Kitchens

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ON YOUR SMARTPHONE — carry Kidlington Voice Online

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Get the Kidlington Voice 'APP'.   Install in three easy steps. Here's how:

[1] on your smartphone, surf to www.kvoice.co.uk (you are here now);

[2] when KV is on your screen use your phone settings to 'Add to Home Screen'.

[3] Done. A new green KV icon is now on your phone. Click the icon to scroll KV on the move.

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Health Club

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Workout and relax  at Oxford's local 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.

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Environment

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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.

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Kidlington's Member of Parliament for Oxford West and Abingdon: Layla Moran MP

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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

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Kidlington Voice Education
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 clare.carpen@gosford-hill.oxon.sch.uk.

Click on the school's crest, above, to read more about Gosford Hill School.

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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.

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Kidlington Voice Whats On
Begbroke, St Michael's Church 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.

If you can help please contact Rosa Cadd: telephone 07887568812 or email rosa.cadd@btinternet.com. Thank you.

The above notice was first posted here on Kidlington Voice Online at 8.30pm on Thursday 9th November 2017.

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EYES DOWN

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Bingo callers needed. Kidlington Charity Bingo Club has been around for 40 years!

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: stephenlenhardt@msn.com.

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Evolution Hair Design

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Ladies & Mens hairdressing.

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Kidlington Concert Brass

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Saturday 27th January 2018 - Antique & Collectors Market

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Kidlington's 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).

Admission is free and refreshments are available.

To find out more please contact the organiser: Graham Kirby 01865-371494 grahamkirby316@gmail.com.

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MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION

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Model Railway Exhibition from 10.00am to 4.30pm each day beginning Saturday 6th January 2018 for two days at Exeter Hall. 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.

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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!

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Promote your local enterprise to the local community online.

Contact our advertising editor: Louise Lloyd
louise.lloyd@kvoice.co.uk

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The Childrens House

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Montessori Nursery.
Outstanding OFSTED Report.

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