Category: News

Classes for Horticultural & Craft Show September 8th 2018

Watchfield Horticulture & Craft Show, Saturday, September 8th 2018, 2-4.30pm Watchfield Village Hall Entries accepted 6-8pm Friday September 7th and 8.30-11.30am Saturday September 8th FREE to view – Saturday September 8th 2-4.30pm. Refreshments Everyone welcome. Enter as many categories as you like—only 20p per entry Vegetables Five potatoes Three carrots Three beetroot Two parsnips One […]

Citizens Advice – low cost funerals

If you have to organise a funeral for someone and there are no clear instructions in the will, bear in mind that you can organise the procedure without using the services of a funeral director. The Cemeteries and Crematorium Department of your local authority can offer help and guidance, and there are many sources of […]

Missed bin collections

In case you were not aware there was a serious accident on the A420 yesterday  (09/07/18) causing Biffa to be stuck in traffic for 1.5 hours without moving. As a result the following roads were not collected and will be completed this morning.   Faringdon Berners Way Hampden Close Cromwell Close Wessex Close Jespers Hill […]

Zumba Gold – Saturday mornings

NEW Zumba Gold Fitness classes are now taking place in Watchfield Village Hall on Saturday mornings, 9.30am (subject to Hall availability). Gold is suitable for EVERYBODY, regardless of age, fitness level, gender and ability. Please do come and join me for your FREE FIRST CLASS! After that it is £5 per class. Dance skills are not […]

Yoga for Pregnancy classes

Thursdays at Watchfield Village Hall 7.15pm – 8.30pm. 6 week course starting from June 7th 2018. Suitable from 14 weeks. For further information please contact Nicki Clinch on 07866 957234 or

Local neighbourhood site

Many Watchfield residents have signed up to the NextDoor network for events, items for free or for sale, crime and safety advice, local news etc. This can be done via Invite code: JMRCXC You can leave at any time or invite more of your neighbours to join.

Damage from highway defects

There have been increasing queries about highway defects (potholes etc.) and damage to vehicles. Defects can be reported via and information concerning claims for damage as a result of highways defects can be found here with the claim form about half way down the page. Please do report any defects you spot.