Monthly Archives: April 2017

News: The fence along Days Lock has been moved back to address health & safety concerns

Posted on April 19, 2017 in News and Articles, Rights of Way

Good news! Following fruitful discussions between the Parish Council and Andrew Reid, the owner of Bishops Court Farm, a section of the fence along Days Lock has been moved back to address health & safety concerns that had been raised in that area. Furthermore, the next section will be moved back from the river bank […]

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The Digging Dorchester project on the Allotments

Posted on April 19, 2017 in Events in and around Dorchester

We have also been made aware of the new dates for the Dorchester allotments archeology activities.  Please do head on down and take part. Undergraduate field school: Sunday 25th June – Friday 7th July Public field schools: Sunday 9th – Friday 14th July, and Sunday 16th – Friday 21st July. See www.discoveringdorchester.blogspot.co.uk for information on […]

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Speakers for historical society meetings announced for April and May 2017

Posted on April 19, 2017 in Events in and around Dorchester

We have just received the Historical Societies list of speakers for April and May, and certainly wanted to share with you all.  Whether you are interested in the local excavations or the differences between Nouveau and deco, there should be something of interest. Schedule of speakers: May 24th 2017: Ed Peveler, ‘Discovering Dorchester: an update […]

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Road Closure: Scouts Parade

Posted on April 19, 2017 in Events in and around Dorchester

Don’t forget that this Sunday 23rd April there will be road closures for the scouts parade through the village.

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Election of councillors to Oxfordshire County Council

Posted on April 18, 2017 in News and Articles

A reminder that on Thursday 4th May 2017, you will be able to vote for your county councillor.  For all those within Dorchester, you are likely to be part of the ‘Berinsfield and Garsington’ area. To check your candidates, you can view the list on the official county council voting page (I believe this page will also […]

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