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Village Sign

Selected photographs on this website courtesy of Alan Copeland.

Facilities for Disabled People

Car Parking

Free parking is allowed in all the Councils' car parks for users of the Blue Badge Scheme. People with severe walking difficulties who travel as drivers or passengers can obtain the badge from Oxfordshire County Council Social and Community Services, PO Box 221, Kidlington DO, Oxfordshire, OX5 1YD, 01865 854409 or online at www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/councilservices. Badge holders must abide by car park laws with regard to time etc, but can park in other spaces. The scheme also applies to registered blind people and some people with severe upper limb disabilities.

Swimming - Henley Leisure Centre

The swimming pool at the Henley Leisure Centre at Gillott's School, Gillott's Lane, Henley, is reserved for Senior Citizens and disabled people of any age for an hour on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 12.15pm - 1.15pm during school term. There is a separate Seniors Disabled session on Saturdays 1-2pm.

Special access steps into the shallow end of the pool (where water is 1 metre in depth) are in position during these special hours. There are changing rooms with WC's for disabled people.

Further details at - www.soll-leisure.co.uk or 01491 577909

For details of further facilities for disabled etc at The Wave, Didcot, please phone 01235 819888 or Abbey Sports, Berinsfield on 01865 341035.

Deliveries to the Village

Baker

Deliveries in Woodcote and surrounding areas are on Tuesdays and Fridays (contact⁄evening - Mr A Lowe on 01491 872161).

Butcher

Deliveries in Woodcote on Fridays. Greens of Pangbourne - 0118 984 2063.

Milkman

For deliveries in Woodcote, telephone Dairy Crest on 0118 959 0286.

Fishman

Grimsby Fish. Deliveries in Woodcote on Wednesday evenings. Darren Mawer on 07973 230877.

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