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2015CovAn election hustings meeting will be held at St Mary's Church, Banbury, 21 April at 7.30pm, chaired by Mike Clark. Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat, UKIP, Green and National Health Action candidates have been invited.

The Neighbourhood Plan's second round of drop-in sessions takes place Friday 24 and Saturday 25 April in the Parish Church Living Room

The 70th Anniversary of the ending of WWII in Europe on 8 May 1945 will be marked by lighting a bonfire at 9.30pm after the sounding of the Last Post. It will be in the field immediately to the south of Hempton Rd just before the Hempton planter (by kind permission of Mitch Cole). Linking with bonfires aross the country, it will be visible from Duns Tew and villages to Banbury.

Eleven members of DT Football Club are doing a sponsored bike ride on Saturday 30 May from Chepstow to Deddington. 'Castle2Castle' is in aid of club funds and Downs Syndrome Oxford. Click here if you'd like to support them.

DFNewLogoThe 13th annual Deddington Festival will take place between Friday 12 June and Saturday 20 June 2015, with acts and events celebrating UNESCO's Year of Light. This year’s Festival will be a fun-packed eight days offering a range of music, comedy, performing and visual arts events. Look out for Neil Skinner lighting up Deddington! 

Diary Highlights


Tue 21: General Election Hustings, St Mary's Church, Banbury, 7.30pm
Thu 23: Annual Parochial Church Meeting, Parish Church, 7.30pm
Fri 24: Neighbourhood Plan Drop-in Session, Parish Church, 2-9pm
Sat 25: Neighbourhood Plan Drop-in Session, Parish Church, 9am-12.30pm






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