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Do you need transport?

Volunteer Connect, which is supported by Cherwell District Council, runs a volunteer transport scheme that helps people with problems accessing public transport and who cannot get to important appointments. If you need help getting to the doctor, hospitals, dentist, other

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Private Pumping Stations

Thames Water is searching for privately owned sewage pumping stations that would become its responsibility next year. Anyone with a pump should visit their website:  Thames Water

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Later Life in the Four Counties

Invitation from Thames Valley Police Later Life in the Four Counties 10th June 2015 What services are available for older people in Banbury and the Four Counties? This FREE event brings together solutions to many of the challenges that come

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Mobile Library Service

The mobile library service in Hanwell will be finishing on the 6th July. Following a consultation period by Oxfordshire County Council, the existing stop at Hanwell is to be withdrawn as it is used by fewer than 3 customers. Alternative

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Thames Valley Police

Message from Thames Valley Police: Theft from a Garage & a Shed – Horley. Between Sunday 17th – Wednesday 20th May. Offenders have broken into a garage in Horton Lane. A strimmer, hedge trimmer and chainsaw have been stolen. A

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Super Fast Broadband

Fibre to the cabinet outside the Village Hall is now available so that means much faster internet/streaming etc. You do need to order it from your Broadband provider and check their pricing.  You can also check the speeds you be

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Logs for Labour

Would you like free firewood, or do you have a woodland that needs managing? The Trust for Oxfordshire’s Environment’s “Logs for Labour” programme aims to promote sustainable use of woodfuel by running events where volunteers help to manage woodlands in

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Village Quiz raises £324.50

The Quiz raised an impressive £324.50 towards the ongoing refurbishment of the Village Hall. A huge thank you to all who came along on the evening to support us and to those that helped with the food, organisation and with

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Hanwell Village on Facebook

Hanwell Village has a Facebook page! You can join the page at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/hanwellvillage/

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Better Broadband for Hanwell

Oxfordshire County Council knows that faster and more reliable broadband is essential for people who live and work in the county. This is why they are investing £13.86 million into a project that will improve broadband across Oxfordshire. As more

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