Hanging Baskets 2020

Hanging Baskets 2020

With great reluctance the Society has decided not to go forward with the Hanging Baskets for this year. A major factor in our decision is the impact of the social distancing measures introduced by the government. We are faced with the prospect of asking...
Secret Gardens Event Cancellation

Secret Gardens Event Cancellation

The Oxton Society has kept government advice under review with regard to corona virus and, because of the uncertainty over the next few months, has reluctantly taken the decision to CANCEL SECRET GARDENS FOR 2020. The Oxton Society would like to thank our partner...
Newsletters online

Newsletters online

Did you know you can access the Oxton Society newsletters online?  The newsletters for the past two years are available to view on our website.  If you currently get a paper copy of the newsletter but would prefer to receive it by email or look at it on the website,...

Mural – latest developments

SEE LATEST NEWS, BELOW There have been further developments in the controversy over the mural on the wall of the Home café in the village centre. The Council decided that because the mural included at its centre a TRFC (Tranmere Rovers) logo it met the legal...
Update on the mural

Update on the mural

Today we have learnt from Councillor Allan Brame that the Council’s Planning Enforcement Officer has determined that the mural which was painted on the gable end of Home last month is an advertisement under Section 336 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990.  ...

History Walks

The programme for the OXTON HISTORY WALKS for 2020 is now available.  Come and join us on a walk and hear about people and events from local history with an Oxton Society Guide.