1. Kidlington News Magazine
The October 2019 edition is now available. It has information on
vaccinations available, articles on the Adult Learning Centre,
childrens activities at the Library, and restoration of a wartime bus. There
are reports from churches, councils, schools, local organisations, as well as
a recipe, letters, poem, announcemnets, and What's On. Copies
are available in all the usual outlets or by contacting Margaret Day
The September 2019 edition contained articles and photos
on Scouting, the Kidlington Peace Campaign, Cancer Screening, Gala Day,
Kidlington in Bloom and information on a survey for cyclists. There were the
regular reports from churches, councils and local organisations. Back copies
are available by contacting Margaret Day at email@example.com
In the August 2019 edition we celebrated visiting
hedgehogs and steam trains as well as congratulating a long-distance cyclist.
Reports from churches, councils and local organisations were included as usual.
The July 2019 edition contained articles ranging from Wayside
Garden to Cambodia, from Agent Sonya to D Day to a 100th birthday. We had
reports from the schools, councils and churches as well as lots of local
organisations. The recipe was for Briam (but you have to read the magazine to
find out what that is!). And thanks to Lynda Holland for one of her poems.
The June 2019 edition featured the Photo Group
Print of the Year Winners, the spy who lived in Kidlington and details of our
local councillors following the May elections. As usual it had reports from
the councils, churches and many local organisations.
The May 2019 edition included a tribute to the
well-known and well-loved John Wheeler, following his tragic death in March.
The edition also had another item in our occasional series on Kidlington
shops - this time featuring one of the market stalls. Other articles included
information from the Oxford Bus Museum, Gosford Hill Medical Centre and our
local Swift Group.
The April 2019 edition featured reports
from Councils, Churches and Local Organisations, as well as a Recipe.
Announcements and Whats On gave details of many events happening during the
The March 2019 edition included an updated copy of
The Kidlington Directory 2019. Articles
included a tribute to Peggy Edgington, who was a faithful distributor of KN
until her sudden death in December, introductions to the Advanced Practitioners
now at the KEY Medical Practice, and an update on plans for Kidlington 800. And
there are special Pancake Day recipes to try.
The February 2019 edition featured an obituary of
Dorothy Hughes, an update on proposals for Stratfield Farm, a Police report and
news of local charities. We also reported on the Follow that Star event in the
High Street before Christmas, complete with a picture of the adorable camel and
the nativity scene within St Marys.
The January 2019 edition included an interview with Bishop Steven, who
lives in the village, together with Police News, information on local grant-
giving organisations and news of the opening of the new Guide Centre.