Category Archives: Local

A resident’s response to SaveAdderbury

I am happy to post a response from an Adderbury resident to a SaveAdderbury web site comment that the anonymous author of that site refused to publish. “Oh really.  Everything I wrote is in the public arena and therefore cannot … Continue reading

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West Adderbury saga continues …..

Following my recent blog West is best or west is worst, I have received a request to post a statement alleged to be from the WARA Team. I do not comply with requests that are anonymous. When the WARA Team emerge from … Continue reading

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West is best or west is worst?

It seems some villagers are floating the idea of forming a West Adderbury Residents Association. You can see part of a leaflet that is being circulated to selected areas of the village and that suggests West Adderbury has been poorly … Continue reading

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Does Greatworth have any worth?

A number of us – blog writers and web site authors – have enjoyed the attention recently of someone calling himself David Greatworth.  He has taken some interest in Adderbury village matters and has responded on Cherwell’s web site to … Continue reading

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Judicial review costs recovery

Adderbury villagers will know the Parish Council successfully fought two applications for judicial review mounted by a local resident who does not like to be named and secured a High Court decision to dismiss them as “without merit”.  It cost … Continue reading

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The yellow disease

It is grand to see the children from Christopher Rawlins (C of E) Primary school parading through the village to visit the library or the church so regularly.  If it helps them to learn to love reading and to respect … Continue reading

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Adderbury Bid for Booker Prize

  The Save Adderbury web site is clearly making a new bid for the Booker Prize for fiction.  The post dated 13-Mar-18 lambasts Adderbury Parish Council for planning to increase its budget (called Precept) by 8.5% pointing out that this … Continue reading

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