Latest Blue Plaque unveiled

Latest Blue Plaque unveiled

A Blue Plaque commemorating the the Willmer Sisters, who were among the first female newspaper editors in the country in the early 1900s, was unveiled outside their former home in Wellington Rd on September 19. Laura and Jeannie Willmer were editors of the Wallasey...

July History Periodical – now available

OXTON SOCIETY JULY HISTORY PERIODICAL   Sorry, but we are unable to print and distribute the History Periodical as normal. You can access it by using this link.    In time there will be a reduced print run as some people like to keep back numbers.  If you would like...
July (virtual) Newsletter now available

July (virtual) Newsletter now available

Once again we regret that we are unable to print and distribute the Oxton Society Newsletter as normal.  However, we have produced a version of the July Newsletter which you can read using this link. We are hoping that at some point we will be able to arrange a...
A Big Thankyou

A Big Thankyou

A LETTER TO OUR MEMBERS We hope you and your family are well and have been free of Coronavirus and have not felt too constrained  by the challenges of lockdown.  It has been truly sad that OXTON  Village has lacked its usual vibrancy and we miss all the businesses...
CONSERVATION AND COMMUNITY TOGETHER, 1979 – 2019

CONSERVATION AND COMMUNITY TOGETHER, 1979 – 2019

This booklet, by Alan Chape, the Secretary of the Oxton Society, has been written to celebrate 40 years of the Oxton Conservation Area and the Oxton Society. It contains a commentary on the nature of change in the area and the Society over the past 40 years and...
Oxton’s (virtual) Gardens, Sunday May 10 and beyond

Oxton’s (virtual) Gardens, Sunday May 10 and beyond

Oxton’s 20th Secret Gardens event, which was to have been held on 10th May, has been cancelled because of Covid-19. BUT all is not lost! Over 30 Oxton Gardens plus local artists and performers have been showcased on a special FaceBook page which will be...