Work Starts on Honeybourne Station’s New Platform

Following the successful completion of work at Charlbury earlier this month focus on the Cotswold Line Doubling project has now moved. Recently work has commenced on building Honeybourne Station’s new platform and footbridge. The first stage of this is the removal of the the old second and third platforms (pictured... Read more

Vacancy on the Parish Council

Are you interested in joining the council? Councillors Phil Wilkes and David White did not stand for re-election in May and only one of the two vacancies created was filled (by David Cowan). As a result one seat remains unfilled. The following description of the role comes from the June 2011 Parish... Read more

Rail Engineering Success

One of the pinch points on the North Cotswold railway line is now totally changed following a week of intensive engineering works. The first phase of the line doubling works, including the addition of a new platform at Charlbury station, has been completed as planned during the week long track... Read more

Honeybourne School Appoints a New Teacher

Honeybourne School has announced the appointment of a new teacher, Mrs Rachel Evans-Cook, who is joining from Ashton-under-Hill first school. She will be teaching in Class 1 from September alongside Mrs Nicholls. Mrs Evans-Cook will is joining the school following the announcement a few weeks ago that Mrs Brace is to... Read more

Utility Works

Eagle-eyed walkers on the High Street and along Buckle Street might have noticed some arrows and the word “BT” painted at regular intervals on the pavement. Try not to get too excited though, we’re not about to get a surprise broadband upgrade 🙁 BT Openreach say that such painting is... Read more