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The Manic Minute by Firefighter Gideon Ring.
Summer's Gardens and The Poets by John Batchelor.
Going back to University by Ella Gauci.
The Wickersley Pie by Stilly.
The Tracy Way by Lyn Mason.
In Praise of Cow Parsley by James Hamilton.
Stargazing • June 2020 by Roger Davies.

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The Wickersley Pie
The Wickersley Pie
Stilly
Stilly's poem extols an exceptional envy and toast of the WI.
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Going back to University
Article: Going back to University
Ella Gauci
Ella Gauci returns with sage advice about continuing to study.
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Oxymoronica
Article: Oxymoronica
Louise Lloyd
Louise Lloyd discovers a new word in Summertown. But where did she find it — and what does it mean?
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Fandilay
Fandilay
Paul Humphreys
Paul Humphreys tells of a word recovered from a childhood memory.
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The Tracy Way
Article: The Tracy Way
Lyn Mason
Lyn Mason pays tribute to her Kidlington friend Tracy Jameson whose life featured in the BBC TV documentary Miriam's Dead Good Adventures.
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Church Street Honey
Church Street Honey
Kitty Knight
Kitty Knight explains the harvesting process for producing Church Street Honey.
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Summers Garden's and The Poets
Summers Garden's and The Poets
John Batchelor
John Batchelor leads us onto an immaculate lawn with Marvell, Kipling, and Shakespeare.
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Diary of a Novice Beekeeper
Article: Novice Beekeeper
Henrietta Batchelor
Henrietta Batchelor takes delivery of her first beehive and discovers she has a whole new language learn.
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In Praise of Cow Parsley
In Praise of Cow Parsley
James Hamilton
James Hamilton reveals a presence hidden in every corner of every field.
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Poetry and Crisis: Edward Thomas
Poet Edward Thomas
John Batchelor
John Batchelor recalls the times, settings, and poetry of Edward Thomas.
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Neighbouring Villages

Eynsham
Islip
Kirtlington
Steeple Aston
Tackley
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Website Statistics

The number of unique visits made to this Kidlington Voice website, month-by-month.
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An Extraordinary Journey
An Extraordinary Journey
James Hamilton
James Hamilton takes a phenomenal flight high above the buttercup fields of Kidlington.
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The Queen's Music
The Queen's Music
Alan Kestner
Alan Kestner narrates his pencil drawing inspired by the Queen's speech in May 2020.
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Stargazing • June 2020
Article: Stargazing
Roger Davies
Roger Davies invites us to look up and take in the big picture as he describes the sky at night over our region.
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Village Photographs

Pictures around and about the Kidlington area.
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Also published in 2020:

Young Saint by Paul Humphreys.
The Manic Minute by Gideon Ring.
Summer's Gardens and The Poets by John Batchelor.
Going back to University by Ella Gauci.
Home Again by Ella Gauci.
The Wickersley Pie by Stilly.
The Tracy Way by Lyn Mason.
The Queen's Music by Alan Kestner.
Church Street Honey by Kitty Knight.
In Praise of Cow Parsley by James Hamilton.
Stargazing • June 2020 by Roger Davies.
Diary of a Novice Beekeeper by Henrietta Batchelor.
An Extraordinary Journey by James Hamilton.
Oxford — By A Very Oxford Cat by Julia Cameron.
Fandilay by Paul Humphreys.
Poetry and Crisis: Edward Thomas by John Batchelor.
Nocturne by James Hamilton.
A Swarm in May by Andy Pedley.
Blossom Fortnight by James Hamilton.
Oxymoronica by Louise Lloyd.
Lockdown Medal by Graham Kirby.
Stargazing • May 2020 by Roger Davies.
Defoe's Journal of the Plague Year and the Current Pandemic by John Batchelor.
Why Dexter Wrote Morse by Paul Humphreys.
There's Much Yet to Celebrate by James Hamilton.
Stargazing • April 2020 by Roger Davies.
Pavements and Lids by James Hamilton.
Coca Cola by Paul Humphreys.
Yellow Bus by Giles Woodforde.
Zig-Zag by Lilian Cooper.
Kidlington Library by Shirley Steventon.
Kidlington 1220 by Alan Quarry.
On Creative Writing by Rosemary Hutchinson.

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In the Paper

Local news reported in The Oxford Mail.
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Layla Moran MP

Member of Parliament for Oxford West and Abingdon.
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Agenda Login

A private online space for members of village groups to prepare an agenda for their next meeting.
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Nextdoor

A social network for local communities.
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Job Board

Local vacancies.
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Directory 2020

Contact details of local organisations.
If your local organisation is not yet included in the current directory, please send your details to louise.lloyd@kvoice.co.uk
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Thames Valley Police

Thames Valley Police

The local police force works closely with the Kidlington and District Community Forum to consider matters of common concern in respect of upholding Law and Order in our district area.


CLICK to read more.

Contact kidlingtonNHPT @thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk
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