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“Unfair” Newspaper Give-away

“Unfair” Newspaper Give-away

The Waitrose chain has come to Oundle, and brought with it a variety of sales techniques and principles. The two are certainly interconnected. For example, the Waitrose Way, a close…

Creative Workshops in Barnwell

Long known for good service and high quality, Green Olive is a small business based in Barnwell, providing bespoke curtains and covers. Founded seven years ago under the keen management…

Historic Site Opens Cafe

Historic Site Opens Cafe

In A History of Britain Simon Schama wrote that Lyveden New Bield is “the most beautiful ruin in Britain.” Now, to add to the delight that visitors experience at the…

The Complete Cliff Richard

The Complete Cliff Richard

For all the many Cliff Richard fans, a new comprehensive edition of his discography has just been published by an Oundle author. Vic Rust published the first edition of The…

The Chronicle Shines

The Chronicle Shines

Last year’s December issue of the Oundle Chronicle was nominated for four Shine School Media Awards, including Best Newspaper and Best Editorial Content. After a tough judging process involving 300…

12th Man for English Cricket

12th Man for English Cricket

David Foster has given Oundle cause to be proud after he played twelfth man for England in their fourth test match against Australia. The former Prince William star, who now…

Playing for England

Playing for England

Sam Olver is preparing for a potentially huge year as an England rugby union hopeful. He is playing for the England U20s and is looking to break into the Northampton…

The Market Place Goes Digital

The Market Place Goes Digital

The Oundle Town Council has gone digital with a new website, social media presence and digital notice board. In November 2012 the council approved expenditure of £6950 to purchase an…

Oundle Cinema Thrives in Age of the Multiplex

The Arts Picturehouse in Cambridge is one more regional cinema under threat from closure. Director Baroness Kidron said that it was crucial to keep cinemas outside London open to rebalance…

Oundle Fire Service Appeals for Volunteers

Oundle Fire Service Appeals for Volunteers

Oundle Fire Station plays a major role in maintaining the safety of the community, answering calls from a large area of 20,390 hectares. This year alone, the station has answered…

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