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Village Plans

see the proposed plans for the new community facilities

Click to see the plans

The application was PASSED by the planning committee on 7 September. Thank you to everyone that attended and supported great speakers Ruth, Jim and Catherine. More news in the next MADNews.

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A415 and part of the road to Gozzards Ford will be closed from 19 September! This is for carriage maintenance. See the notice and the map on this
2-page PDF

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Marcham Village Shop
and Post Office

Hot drinks - only £1.20!

Cold drinks and ice cream - at a table or take-away

Normal Opening Hours

07.30 - 17.30
every week day,
08.00 - 12 noon on Saturday & Sunday
Last acceptance of post is 16.45 during the week
Free cash withdrawals on most bank accounts

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Download a map of the villge here

Jubilee Walks

Download the map for the Jubilee Walks around Marcham from the Marcham Society website

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FixMyStreet - report, view or discuss local problems

Village Diary

The online village diary is here
If you have an event that you would like included please email with the title, date, time, contact details and a short description

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Marcham Mini Bus

To hire the mini bus, contact Marion Belcher 07507 797757

Have you got things you want to get rid of but don't want to throw away? Are you looking for something that you'd rather have for nothing? Try FREEGLE - you'll be amazed at what you can find!

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365 Alive could SAVE YOUR LIFE!

High Court Apology
Debbie Prichard

Local Chartered Engineer Debbie Prichard has been given an apology from her former business partner. Read the full press release here.

Anson Trust

Click for the 2013 Accounts

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 Due to an operator error, some of the September issues have a page 18 instead of page 2 this month! So if you were one of the unlucky ones to get a copy with the wrong page, here is what you were missing. Click the image to see the full page in PDF.

Apologies to:
AD Maclean, Garner's Estates & Landscapes, All Seasons Garden Services, DPL Garending Services, Salamander Garden Design, Home and Garden Maintenance, Greensleeves.

Entire issue in PDF
September 2016
Entire issue in PDF
July / August 2016
Entire issue in PDF
June 2016

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Village Diary is online - click on the event for more details - if you want to get your event included Email the Editor
(or if your event is on but has the wrong or incomplete details!)

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Water Leak

Spotted a water leak or want to check on the progress or repairs? Try Thames Water interactive website


Spotted a pot-hole that needs fixing? Go to Fix My Street

Our Council

Anything else on your mind? Go to the Vale of White Horse District Council website

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