Here is the flyer for our next concert. Many of you have been waiting for this one! We do not need to say anymore, this is going to be fantastic, so book a seat early on! We are very grateful to Aleksei for agreeing to come and play here, as his concert schedule is very busy.
July 2nd, 2.30-5pm - Vicarage Garden Party at Great Coxwell Vicarage, near the church.
The Vicarage Garden party will be on Saturday week, July 2nd, from 2.30 to 5.00 pm. All are invited and there will be the customary spread of tea, cakes and savouries. We hope for fine weather! There is no admission charge, but donations for the Helen and Douglas House Hospice for Children in Oxford are invited.
Is there anyone else in the village who is considering fostering Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children?
A village resident has just started the process and would be very happy to talk to anyone else who is interested. Please get in touch.
The Regent Cinema in Faringdon will be showing the following films in July 2016:
Wednesday 6th July - "45 Years" (15)
There is just one week until Kate Mercer's forty-fifth wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body of his first love has been discovered, frozen and preserved in the icy glaciers of the Swiss Alps. By the time the party is upon them, five days later, there may not be a marriage left to celebrate.
Director: Andrew Haigh
Writers: David Constantine (short story 'In Another Country',
Andrew Haigh (adaption)
Stars: Charlotte Rampling, Tom Courtenay, Geraldine James
Matinee Club @ The Regent Cinema, The Corn Exchange, Faringdon. Doors open 12.30pm, film starts at 1pm. £4 Single Entry. £24 Annual Membership (min. 12 films). Free tea/coffee. For more information and tickets please contact Faringdon Information Centre on 01367 242191, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visitwww.faringdontowncouncil.gov.uk/regent-cinema
Friday 22nd July - "Eddie The Eagle" (PG)
(Biography, Comedy, Drama)
Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael "Eddie" Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself - even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach (played by Hugh Jackman), Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.
Director: Dexter Fletcher
Writers: Sean Macaulay (screenplay) Simon Kelton (screenplay)
Stars: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Tom Costello
Blockbuster Nights @ The Regent Cinema, The Corn Exchange, Faringdon. Doors open 7pm, film starts at 7.30pm. £4 Adults. £3 Under 18s. £10 Family ticket.
For more information and tickets please contact Faringdon Information Centre on 01367 242191 or
email email@example.com or visit www.faringdontowncouncil.gov.uk/regent-cinema
Prices and contact information is duplicated under each film for those who feature the Regent Cinema as separate 'Whats On' listings.
If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to contact me.
Thank you for your continued support.
Cinema Supervisor, Faringdon Town Council
Dear Coxwellers, Great and Little,
As many of you might know, we’re getting married this Saturday, 25 June, in the Great Barn and we’d like to invite any friends from the village(s) to pop in and share some of the fun! You’d be really welcome, either for the wedding itself or for the barn dance in the evening.
The marriage is at 2.30pm in the Barn. It’s a Quaker meeting, so it’s based on silent worship with spontaneous contributions and will last about an hour. This will be followed by tea, cake and a few outside games if it's dry (can anyone from Little Coxwell loan us a Smite set?!).
In the evening, after a dinner for close friends and family, we’ll be having a barn dance from 8.00pm so if you would like to join us to strip the willow it would be fun to see you! If you're able to bring a fold up chair to the meeting, or a bottle to the dance that would be great – but we aim to have enough to go round so don't let that put you off.
The evening will finish at 11pm, the music won’t be too loud, and there will be parking in the field opposite the Barn (with thanks to the Liddiards).
Really hope to see some of you then!
With best wishes to all,
Richard (Benwell) & Sophie (Stainer)
(currently of Fletcher's Cottage, Great Coxwell, previously of 4 Grove Cottages, Little Coxwell!)
There will be a concert at St Mary's church, Buckland, on Sunday 26 June 2016 at 3pm, featuring the Acacia Flute and Harp Duo. For more information, click here.
There is a meeting on Thursday 14 July 2016 in the Faringdon Corn Exchange at 2.30pm. The topic will be “A Voyage around Great Britain”, involving art, history and travel. This describes a journey on horseback around the entire coast of Great Britain made by the artist William Daniell RA. Daniell is acknowledged to have been a very successful painter in oils and water colours. Refreshments will be available after the talk. Members are all welcome but visitors will be required to make a financial contribution. Further information from the chairman Peter Smith on 01367 241 241 or on the website – www.faringdondistrictu3a.wordpress.com.
Advance notice - our summer party will again be held, thanks to the continuing generosity of Steve and Jenny Braithwaite, at their home on Thursday 4 August. More details to follow nearer the time.
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