Tag: charity

Become wild plant pioneers with plantlife

Wild plant charity Plantlife (www.plantlife.org.uk), are hoping to reach out to many wild plant enthusiasts and nature lovers by inviting them to become wild plant ‘pioneers’ and subscribe to a free quarterly e-learning bulletin to learn more about their local native wild plants via the ‘Wild About Plants’ project website – www.wildaboutplants.org.uk . The Wild About Plants… Continue Reading Become wild plant pioneers with plantlife

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2013/06/become-wild-plant-pioneers-with-plantlife/

WODC offer grants to help your arts or heritage project

West Oxfordshire District Council

Groups and organisations in West Oxfordshire have the chance to bid for grants to help with projects to develop arts or heritage opportunities. West Oxfordshire District Council is offering Community Activities Grants between £100 and £500. To be eligible, projects must be taking place within the District and applicants have to demonstrate that their project… Continue Reading WODC offer grants to help your arts or heritage project

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Environment Agency looking for volunteer Assistant Lock Keepers

Demetri is the coordinator for volunteer opportunities of the river Thames and would like to publicise the following Last year, the Games Makers were lauded as making a tremendous contribution to the success of the Olympics. On the river Thames, volunteers were making a similar impact helping boaters at the 45 locks along its length… Continue Reading Environment Agency looking for volunteer Assistant Lock Keepers

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2013/03/environment-agency-looking-for-volunteer-assistant-lock-keepers/

West Oxfordshire Citizens Advice Bureau launches Friends of WOCAB

West Oxfordshire Citizens Advice Bureau (WOCAB) is a local charity which carries out a vital role in providing free financial, benefit and debt advice to local people. You may know that they have an office in Witney. What you may not know is that: • they have a Rural Advice Project which provides a home… Continue Reading West Oxfordshire Citizens Advice Bureau launches Friends of WOCAB

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2012/05/west-oxfordshire-citizens-advice-bureau-launches-friends-of-wocab/

Oxfordshire residents invited to The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Garden Party

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee

People living in Oxfordshire are being given the chance to attend a unique summer garden party to celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Four thousand guests, together with The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh, will attend the party to be held near Henley-on-Thames on the afternoon of Monday 25 June. To be one of these… Continue Reading Oxfordshire residents invited to The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Garden Party

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2012/04/oxfordshire-residents-invited-to-the-queens-diamond-jubilee-garden-party/

Witney Lions seeking new members

Lions Club Logo

Witney Lions Club was established in 1969 and is a part of the largest completely voluntary Service Organisation in the world, Lions Clubs International. There are 45,000 clubs in 192 countries with 1.4million members, of which 944 clubs and 20,000 members are in the U.K. and Ireland. Each club is independent as to how it… Continue Reading Witney Lions seeking new members

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ducklingtonparishcouncil.gov.uk/2011/10/witney-lions-seeking-new-members/