Bishop blesses new bridge   (Updated with Video) The Bishop of Oxford, John Pritchard, arrived with fellow pilgrims at the newly reopened bridge on Wednesday...
Ann Ducker has died  (Updated)  The Leader of South Oxfordshire District Council, Ann Ducker MBE, died on 21st September aged 71, following a short...
The MP and the Bishop in Whitchurch this week  John Howell, our Member of Parliament, will be at The Old Stables (opposite The Ferryboat) on Tuesday from 10.30 am, ready to answer questions and...
Hundreds turn out for bridge reopening   The new bridge deck, its blackness contrasting with the shiny white girders, was densely packed this afternoon with hundreds of people of all...
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  • Village Green seat damage repaired by village volunteers - photos here.
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  • James Burton of the Henley Standard has made this video of the bridge reopening.  Tony Butcher also sent us his shorter one.  And here's regular bridge photographer Nick Brazil's video.
  • The bridge reconstruction started at the wrong time of year, according to this indignant letter of complaint.  But the job was completed and the temporary ferry, no longer needed, was offered for sale in 1854.
  • What's on
  • Thu 2 Oct Green & Brown Bin Collection
  • Tu 2 Oct THE HANDICRAFT AFTERNOON - The Old Stables - 2.00-4.00 pm.
  • Sat 4 Oct MAZE WORKING PARTY - 10.00 am - come along and help with edging, sweeping and general maintenance.
  • Thu 9 Oct Grey Bin Collection
  • Sun 12 Oct THE LIONS CLUB ANNUAL CONKER CHALLENGE FOR CHARITY - Cross Lanes Fruit Farm, Mapledurham from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.
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