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Christmas and New Year Waste Collections

Click for the Vale website to see the dates for the holiday collections

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Surgery with Councillors

Due to family committments, the date of the next surgery with Catherine and Richard Webber, our District and County Councillors, is now at Marcham Shop from 9-11am on 29 November (rather than 6 December). They apologise for any inconvenience.

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Marcham School Christmas Fayre

Friday 5 December
6 - 8 pm
Adults £1
Children FREE!

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Anson Trust

Click for the 2013 Accounts

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Marcham Village Shop
and Post Office

Hot drinks - only £1.20!
drink at a table or take-away

Our Christmas Closing Times

24th Christmas eve noon
25th Christmas day closed
26th Boxing day closed
27th Sat 1 pm
28th Sun 1 pm
Monday 29th 1 pm
Tue 30th 1 pm
Wed 31st 1 pm
Thurs 1st Jan Closed
Friday 2nd Jan 1 pm
Sat 3rd Jan 1 pm
Sun 4th Jan 1 pm
Monday 5th Jan back to normal hours

Normal Opening Hours

07.30 - 18.00
every day,
07.30 - 13.00 on Saturday
08.00 - 13.00 on Sunday
Free cash withdrawals on most bank accounts
See signs in the shop for bank holiday opening hours

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Village Diary

The online village diary is now available 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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(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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