News, Events & Useful Contacts

Keep up to date with events happening in the parish, useful contact information for councillors and general news items


Community Meeting

Advice and Information on protection against BURGLARY AND SCAMS with the Barton, Risinghurst & Sandhills Police team.

Meeting at: Risinghurst Church Hall, Collinwood Road, Risinghurst
Date / Time: Friday 29th March 2019 at 7pm to 8pm

Wood Farm Area Proposed Controlled Parking Zone

Have Your Say

Parks & Green Spaces

The Parish Council is looking for suggestions to improve the Olive Jacks Field play area at the top of Kiln Lane.

Playing Field Trustees

The Parish Council is looking for volunteers to serve as trustees for the playing fields.


Barbara Naylor announced that the Fete Committee have decided to contribute £500 towards a Defibrillator for the estate. Neilsens' have donated £100 and the Post Office has donated £100.
Mr Gandhi said he was happy for it to be located on his wall by the Cashpoint machine. He is prepared to pay for the electricity that will be used. Unicol are prepared to support the project. The cost will be £841.75 + VAT for the Defibrillator. The cabinet costs will be £540.00 +VAT.
The Parish Council have decided to purchase the Defibrillator from the outset prior to eventually donating a contribution of £500 towards the overall cost.


New Housing Development

Parish Council Meeting being held on 1st February between 6.30-8.30pm in Sandhills School Hall to discuss the South Oxfordshire District Council proposal of a development of 160+ houses on the field at the bottom of Delbush and Burdell Avenues. All Welcome

Ridgeway Events Calendar 2019

Download the Ridgeway events calendar for 2019 here.

Risinghurst Community Association


See our noticeboard for the weekly list of activities on offer in the community centre, Kiln Lane
Free: Join us on Monday afternoons, 2pm till 3pm, for tea/coffee and informal chat about life on Risinghurst & Sandhills. Children's birthday party? Small and large hall available for hire

Useful Contacts

Police Dial 101
Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
NHS 111
Street Maintenance
Reporting Potholes
Risinghurst Community Centre
Risinghurst & Baby Toddler Group
Wheatley Park School 01865 872441
Sandhills Primary School 01865 433000

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