Author Archives: Church of St Andrew Oddington

Good Friday at Oddington

Good Friday was celebrated at Oddington on a sunny morning. The service was led by Glenys Edwards and Rev. Lisa Holmes, with a good attendance from people from neighbouring parishes. More here…..

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The Enclosure of Otmoor and the Otmoor Riots

A fascinating subject for a talk by local Oddington Resident and Historian Nigel Lambert was given at the church on March 25th.  It was attended by over 90 people and donations to the Church Tower Repair Fund amounted to £572. … Continue reading

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The Enclosure of Otmoor and the Otmoor Riots

A fascinating subject for a talk by local Oddington Resident and Historian Nigel Lambert. Hold it in your diary – 7pm Monday 25th March, Church of St Andrew Oddington. Proceeds to the tower refurbishment fund.  More here….

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Oddington Quiz 2019

The Oddington Quiz was held at the Charlton-on-Otmoor Community Hall on 9 February. It was organised by Juliet Bostwick, Charlotte Manning and Julia Burchell on behalf of the Church Users Group. Tim Sharp, the excellent Quizmaster, produced questions on a … Continue reading

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Oddington Winter Gathering

The Oddington Winter Gathering took place at St. Andrew’s on 8 December 2018. It was organised by Julia Burchell, Juliet Bostwick and Charlotte Maddison, assisted by other members of the Church Users Group. Guests were welcomed into the churchyard by … Continue reading

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New Local History entries on our site.

Nigel has been busy and we have added the following: An article about 17th Century Non Conformists.  Read here A Public House in Oddington in the 1800’s, and it’s possible location. Oddington’s very own school, The Dame School, from the … Continue reading

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Romans at Oddington

The discovery of human remains at Oddington Rectory in 1815 as reported here supports an article from Nigel Lambert that puts the case for teh Romans having a camp in Oddington Parish. His article is here

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