On the edge of the Cotswolds is the Parish of Deddington, Clifton and Hempton. Accessible from the M40, it's an ideal launch pad for some of England's prettiest villages, grandest country houses and greatest seats of learning. Oxford, Stratford and Blenheim are within easy reach, as are Bicester Village and Silverstone racetrack. With its picturesque honey-coloured houses, history dating from Saxon times, plenty of social activity, a thriving business community and a variety of places to stay, the Parish is a great place to live, work or just visit.
The latest news:
- CLICK HERE to view the War Memorial Plaque Dedication Service (16 June), read the national and local press coverage and listen again to Radio Oxford and R4's 'Today' programme.
- or 07720 834 006.
- Deddington Festival goes live between 21 June and 13 July. New attractions include CreativeKIDZ, History, Stephen Sondheim's 'Broadway Baby' and Vivaldi's 'Gloria', along with the hugely popular Deddington Rocks and Deddington Jazz. Tickets are now on sale - read more on www.deddingtonfestival.org.uk.
- Pegasus Housing Plans Rejected! The planning officers' report is here ... See the DDW statement here and read more here ...
- What's on in Deddington? - see here ...
What's new on DoL?
From Hempton to Hobart: Franklins of Deddington 1850–1917 An article by Sally Stradling, Oxfordshire Museums Service.
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