Email Banking Scam

Bank email scam – beware! I’ve just heard of a particularly nasty email banking scam. I cannot verify it but the information has come from a reliable source. It purports to be from your bank and the subject line is “payment not taken”, or similar. If you receive such an email DO NOT OPEN IT…

Watch out for Covid scammers!

Oxfordshire residents warned against coronavirus scams I’ve been asked to share the following important advice with local residents via our social media and other communication channels: Residents have been warned to be on their guard against criminals and scammers exploiting the coronavirus situation. In Oxfordshire, County Council’s Trading Standards has received reports of scams targeting…

From Milton Parish Council.

As a Parish Council we are following Government Directives and unfortunately this includes “closing enclosed play area” Government’s Directive:-  “Enclosed spaces in parks include playgrounds, sports courts and pitches, outdoor gyms and similar to close immediately” (23/03/2020) We have therefore closed the children’s play are and the tennis court on the Green until further notice.…

Wild Oxfordshire’s Butterfly Survey Workshop

Butterfly and Pollinators survey volunteering opportunity Due to the Covid 19 outbreak and restrictions on movement, we are sadly having to cancel the workshop planned for April 19th.   We are planning to have some training material online in preparation for when we will be able to start surveying again. So if anyone is still interested…

A word from the Parish Council

Over the weekend most families in the Wychwoods and surrounding villages will have received information from us about Covid 19 and about helping others and needing help yourselves. However we realise that although at the time of going to press the information was current, things are changing very fast and advice is likely to go…

Bogus Callers

Apart from the “Nottingham Knockers” there seems to be a spate of people in high-vis jackets calling on houses in the village and surroundings. Be very wary of them! We have checked some stories that they are from the council and all have denied representatives in the area. Before you invite anyone in please check…