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Oxfam Updates Premises

Oxfam Updates Premises

In October the Oundle Oxfam shop underwent a two week refurbishment, involving changes to the basic layout, repainting and installation of energy efficient lighting and new fire alarms. The wider…

New Owners at the Rose and Crown

New Owners at the Rose and Crown

Regular patrons to the Rose and Crown have welcomed new owners, Simon and Mariana Bennett-Bennett to Oundle. The couple moved to Oundle from Norfolk, where they ran a pub in…

Get the Look of Year Round Sun

Get the Look of Year Round Sun

The sheen of a tan has become a world-wide fashion statement since Coco Chanel returned accidently bronzed from time spent in the French Riviera in the 1920s. It has been…

30 Years at the Helm of The Ship

30 Years at the Helm of The Ship

On Thursday 19th November, The Ship Inn played host to around 250 guests as Andy and Rob Langridge celebrated the 30 year anniversary of their ownership with a big party.…

David Simms is Runner-up Chef of the Year

David Simms is Runner-up Chef of the Year

A local chef has been named runner-up for the Chef of the Year at the annual Carlsberg UK Northamptonshire Food and Drink awards. David Simms, head chef at the Talbot…

Dolby Gallery Hosts Northants Exhibit

Dolby Gallery Hosts Northants Exhibit

The Dolby Gallery hosted the annual Northamptonshire Guild of Designer Craftsmen Exhibition in November and we went to the gallery opening to meet a few of the artists. The Northants…

Walkees!

Walkees!

Dog walkers looking for new routes should explore the website Walkiees, bursting with walks of varying lengths across all corners of the UK, (walkiees.co.uk). Walkiees is a platform for finding,…

Bag a Bargain at a Car Boot Sale

For the past 30 years years it has been a typically British pastime to scout out the local car boot sale in the hope of unearthing the next bargain, or…

A Year Full of Markets

A Year Full of Markets

Oundle is one of 359 market towns in the UK. The term ‘market town’ is not just a description of a quaint place to live, it is a legal term…

Prince William School Begins Year as New Academy

Prince William School Begins Year as New Academy

September 2015 was marked by a significant change to the education system in Oundle. It changed from three-tier to two-tier, with the move of Years 7 and 8 from Oundle…

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