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Bampton Mummers from 1946 to 2000

  • BCA - 2018.1368
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  • 1946 - 2000

Mummering has taken place in Bampton for at least 134 which is when Rev Giles mentions it in his book about Bampton. Don Rouse has written a far more up-to-date account which you'll find after the photographs. The names of the performers ha...

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A history of the Mummer's Play in Bampton 1948-2009

  • BCA - 2019.2041
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  • 1948 2009

Don Rouse took part in the Mummers nearly every year from 1948 until 2009. He has written this wonderful account of Mummering in Bampton

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The beauty and majesty of trees January 2003

  • BCA - 2019.2036
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  • January 2003

A photographic exhibition on trees, not unsurprisingly called 'Forest' was put together by John Gillett the art director of SATES (Southern Arts Touring Exhibition Service).Paul Maple helped pupils from Bampton School see trees in a diff...

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Ann Manly and husband Dennis Harrison exhibit in the Gallery November 2002

  • BCA - 2019.2035
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  • November 2002

Local artists, husband and wife Ann Manly and Dennis Harrison held an exhibition of their beautiful watercolours in November 2002 under the title 'Drawn to Light'They have been exhibiting in the gallery for more than 15 years and their w...

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3 artists exhibit in the Gallery, October 2002

  • BCA - 2019.2034
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  • October 2002

Work by three artist was exhibited in the Gallery in October 2002Terry Wigley - photographerGilly Whittington - potterChristopher Townsend -sculptor/artist

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6 Artists exhibit together in September 2002

  • BCA - 2019.2033
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  • September 2002

6 artists came together to show a mix of styles, techniques and media to show the range of the standard and work being produced by the members of West Ox Arts. They wereJuliet Dyer - potterMaureen Wilsker - potterRosengard Gunnel - photographerS...

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A Mosaic for The Millennium by the Town Hall July 2002

  • BCA - 2019.2030
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  • July 2002

A Millennium Mosaic was unveiled in Bampton by the Town Hall by Tony Walker of WODC. The mosaic was created by Rosalind Wates and sculptor Alec Peever made a plaque to commemorate the occasion. Residents took part in the creation through a works...

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100 exhibits from woodcut to embroidery to paintings May 2002

  • BCA - 2019.2029
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  • May 2002

100 exhibits from woodcuts to embroidery to paintings in May 2002 in the Gallery in the Town Hall. Of particular note for the author of the newspaper articles were works byMargaret Charlton's embroideryJeremy R Jarvis's two large canvas...

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'Thinking Aloud' the work of 13 mature students March 2002

  • BCA - 2019.2028
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  • March 2002

An exhibition in the Gallery by 13 mature students studying at North Oxfordshire College, Banbury.Print sketches and photo etchings by Geoff Smithsculpture by Catherine Wardsculpture by Cherry Kingsculpture by Liz Smithand several more.

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Arts Groups in Line For £50k boost

  • BCA - 2019.2025
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  • January 2002

West Oxfordshire District Council hoped to give £50k for special art development schemes in West Oxfordshire. The Gallery in Bampton was to get £3,750. The spending had to be ratified by the full council in the budget process for the coming year....

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A Century in Pictures January 2002

  • BCA - 2019.2024
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  • January 2002

A very different type of exhibition in the Gallery in Bampton in January 2002 saw 100 boxes, each containing 100 pictures and a distinctive word or phrase from the year for people to brows through.Jimmy Symonds created this 'Words of The Cent...

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Exotic Artwork September 2001

  • BCA - 2019.2023
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  • September 2001

Three West Oxfordshire venues shared an autumn display of exotic art. In Bampton Gallery traditional cael girths and regalia from Rajasthan and Gujarat were on display from late September well into October.The cutting titled 'Brushing up on...

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Part of the international Ply-split braiding convention 2001

  • BCA - 2019.2021
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  • 2001

Ralph Norman, seen on the left, organised the exhibition, 'Expanding The Girths' as part of the first ever international ply-split braiding convention. Also in the picture are Linda Hendrickson and Peter Collingwood. Peter discovered t...

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Exhibition called 'Divisions' in the Gallery 2001

  • BCA - 2019.2020
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  • 2001

The exhibition in 2001 was titled 'Divisions' and four artists showed their work.Felicity CormackJulie SmithKen OrganRichard MorbeyPaintings, drawings and sculpture in a variety media were exhibited

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Granary Studios of Stanford-in-The-Vale exhibit in Bampton Gallery March 2001

  • BCA - 2019.2019
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  • March 2001

Artists from The Granary Studio in Stanford-in-The-Vale were invited to exhibit in Bampton Gallery. There were paintings in water colours, acrylics, pastels and charcoal, sculptures in Papier-mâché , ceramics and mosaics. The cutting shows som...

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Sticks of all shapes & sizes go on show at The Gallery January 2001

  • BCA - 2019.2018
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  • January 2001

An exhibition called 'Sticks' was put on in the Gallery in January 2001. Matthew Powell is seen arranging some sticks in the pictures. 33 artists were asked to provide a stick fashioned to his or her own style. The southern arts touri...

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Exhibition of Light & Shade November 2000

  • BCA - 2019.2017
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  • November 2000

Husband and wife Anne Manly and Dennis Harrison put on a wonderful exhibition of their paintings in water colour with the them of Light and Shade in November 2000. Subjects included scenes in Borrowdale and Ambleside in the Lake District, flower...

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Annual Christmas Gift Fair December 2000

  • BCA - 2019.2016
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  • November 2000

Each year West Ox Arts mount a special Christmas Craft Fair in December. In 2000 the theme was The Twelve Days of Christmas. Work includedceramicstextileswoodpapier machejewellerybasketwaremosaicscalligraphycardspicture/photo framesand more ...

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Bampton Primary School win award for their mosaic 2000

  • BCA - 2019.2015
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  • 2000

Bampton Primary School children won an award for a mosaic which depicted Bampton. It contained Morris Dancers, the church and a tree to represent the millennium wood which was planted.In the photograph are Laura Kent, Jamie Norman and Camilla Day.

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Artist Nigel Plumb exhibits at The Gallery in July 2000

  • BCA - 2019.2014
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  • 2000

Artist Nigel Plumb held an exhibition in 2000 in the Art Gallery called Drawn to Dripped from July 9th.The majority of his works in the exhibition were created by dripping household gloss paint on to paper canvas with a stick.

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Textured Images by Richard Dack and Ann Norman

  • BCA - 2019.2006
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  • June 1999

June 1999West Ox Arts hosts an exhibition of the work of Richard Dack and Ann Norman.The article describes their very differing styles

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Arts Weeks, May 1999

  • BCA - 2019.2004
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  • May 1999

May 1999Arts Week. The Gallery in the Town Hall was used by the Oxford Arts Society because the room they had been using in the Westgate Library was no longer available to them.The picture shows some garden ceramics made by Maureen Wilsker.There w...

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Material Matters; exhibition in the Gallery Spring 1999

  • BCA - 2019.2003
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  • February 1999

West Oxfordshire Arts' spring exhibition 1999 included work by Salma, Jane Brearley, Janet Edmonds, Valerie Jeffries, Margaret Charlton, Denise Harrison, Jane Treavis, Gwen Hadley, Betty Murphy.The article about Betty Murphy who was 70 years ...

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Magical motifs by Louise Watson; exhibition April 1998

  • BCA - 2019.2002
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  • April 1998

Louise Watson had an exhibition in the West Ox Arts Gallery in the Town Hall in April 1998.She crafted exquisite amulets, sensual fruit cushions and various hand embroidered painting.

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Rich & Rare exhibition in the Gallery, Town Hall

  • BCA - 2019.2000
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  • February 1998

West Oxfordshire Arts hosted a wonderful exhibition called 'Rich and Rare' in February 1998. It was to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Association.30 master craftsmen displayed work in gold, silk, exotic woods and silver; forged m...

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Town Hall acts as an Art showcase November 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1998
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  • November 1997

West Oxfordshire Arts Association held its annual members' exhibition in November 1997 and it included the work of more than 50 of its members. In the pictures you can see Sally Proctor the gallery administrator and visitors Vera Allport and...

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December 1997 Members display works ideal as Christmas presents

  • BCA - 2019.1996
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  • December 1997

The Standard, December 30th 1997.The members of West Oxfordshire Arts Association are invited to display items that would make ideal Christmas presents each year through December.The pictures and articles are all by Suzanne Kelsey who lives in Che...

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Syndicate exhibition of West Oxfordshire Arts Association

  • BCA - 2019.1995
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  • 1980

In September, C1980, the West Oxfordshire Arts Ass. held a syndicate exhibition. Some of the members exhibiting includedSusan Carruthers, water colouristAnn Manly, water colouristCaroline Elkington, figure paintingLin Sproule, painterEvelyn Evans...

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Music and Dance day for Fiddles & Feet Nov 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1994
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  • November 1997

Fiddles and Feet have been going for several decades. Many children have learnt to play the violin and they've learnt many dances. The group is still going today, 2019.This little article was part of a much bigger item about the Arts Associ...

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East meets West at West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery November 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1993
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  • November 1997

East meets West in a different sense at the Gallery in Bampton Town Hall from November 1st 1997. It's the title of the exhibition featuring the work of Oxford based painter Neil Drury, famed for the vibrant colour of his still life works and...

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Workshops organised by West Oxfordshire Art Association July 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1991
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  • July 1997

West Oxfordshire Arts Association organised three workshops.1. A stone carving day held in Pat Elmore's studio in Longcot2. A creative letter workshop with Gerry Glaister for youngsters aged 8-11 and a good grounding in calligraphy.3. Fiddles...

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Oxford Arts Society exhibit in Bampton Town Hall May 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1990
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  • May 1997

The Oxford Arts society exhibited in the Town Hall Gallery because their usual exhibition space in the Westgate Library was no longer available to them. Peter Ross, Norman Hayes, Annabelle Gregory, Neville Crowson and Rebecca Buck were some of th...

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Peter Ross wins the £500 prize donated by Burford Garden Centre April 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1989
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  • April 1997

In April 1997 Peter Ross was awarded first prize of £500 donated by Burford Garden Centre for his portrait of the poet W.H. Auden in the spring painting competition. Seen in one of the pictures are Ernest Rosengard the chairman of West Oxfordshir...

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Hands-on sculpture lesson in West Ox Arts Gallery April 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1988
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  • April 1997

Sculptor Pat Elmore's students held an exhibition in the West Ox Arts gallery and in the picture beginners Adrian Williams and Sally Proctor are seen trying their hand with Pat's guidance.The cutting is from the Faringdon Folly April 1997.

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Art from all over the world at West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery January 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1987
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  • January 1997

Sally Proctor and Denise Davies are seen looking at some of the exhibitions in the January 1997 exhibition in the West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery. All the pieces on display are inspired by the members' travels around the world. Work by some o...

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A workshop for children at West Oxfordshire Arts gallery Nov 1996

  • BCA - 2019.1986
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  • November 1996

In November 1996 West Oxfordshire Arts held a workshop for children on the theme of Guy Fawkes called Sparklers, Rockets and Bangers.The centre's administrator Sally Proctor led the workshop along with Martin Bishop, Margaret Bishop and Clair...

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Vital showcase for amateur artists at West Oxfordshire Arts

  • BCA - 2019.1985
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  • October 1996

Four newspaper cuttings from October 1996 extolling the value of exhibitions for amateur artists at West Oxfordshire Art Gallery. The exhibits include oil and water colour paintings, jewellery, waistcoats and hats, stoneware and embroidery. This...

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Ann Manly & Dennis Harrison exhibition November 2000

  • BCA - 2019.1984
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  • Nov 5th to Nov 26th 2000

This is the flyer for an exhibition by Ann Manly and her husband Dennis Harrison in November 2000. All their paintings were done outside and part of the exhibition is Grand Canal, Venice by Dennis and the other part is Dordogne Vineyard, France b...

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Kathy Scott talks with Ann Manly & husband Dennis Harrison 1992

  • BCA - 2019.1983
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  • Oxford Times 1992

Kathy Scott from the Oxford Times talked with Ann Manly and her husband Dennis Harrison about their art works. They both love painting outside and despite Ann's failing eyesight caused by diabetes, she kept painting almost to the end of her ...

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Ann Manly & husband Dennis Harrison exhibit 90 pictures 1988

  • BCA - 2019.1982
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  • October 15th to November 5th 1988

In October and November 1988 Ann Manly and her husband Dennis Harrison exhibited 90 of their recent paintings, half done on location in a very cold Venice.

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Ann Manly & Dennis Harrison, Capturing The Moment. March to April 2012

  • BCA - 2019.1980
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  • March 11th to April 1st 2012

This exhibition in the West Ox Arts Gallery, in the upstairs of the Town Hall ran from March 11th to April 1st 2012 and was titled 'Capturing The Moment.'In 1973 John Birkhead set up WOA and Ann became its first secretary. Originally WO...

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Dawn and Tina Mansfield in fancy dress.

  • BCA - 2019.1976
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  • c1940

Dawn and Tina Mansfield in fancy dress having just passed the Elephant and Castle Inn. Note pre-decimalisation prices of the ice cream. 1d was 1 penny and 240 pennies made £1.

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Bush Club outing to have tea at Horace Holifield's in Ramsden in 1999.

  • BCA - 2019.1975
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  • 1999

Bush Club outing to have tea at Horace Holifield's in Ramsden in 1999.Horace did a huge amount for many charitable organisations and kitted out his home and garden to enable groups of about 40 to have a lunch or tea there and Horace would ent...

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Tea at Lavender Place Flats, 1997

  • BCA - 2019.1974
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  • 1997

Tea at Lavender Place Flats 1997. Left to right:- Daisy Gill, Laura Turnham, Joan(or real name Beryl) Smith and one other lady.Sadly, the flats are to be pulled down and all the residents have been told to find somewhere else to live. At this mom...

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Barn Dance held in St. Mary's Church in 2003.

  • BCA - 2019.1973
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  • 2003

This was a barn dance held in Saint Mary's in 2003 to help raise funds for the church. Bampton is lucky to have kept its retained fire service and the firemen and women very kindly move the pews both before and after the event. The Woodpeck...

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Jack and Godfrey Horne in fancy dress in 1924

  • BCA - 2019.1972
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  • 1924

Jack and Godfrey Horne in fancy dress in 1924.Godfrey Horne was killed in action in France. He was in one of the Guards regiments in WWII

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Children in Fancy Dress

  • BCA - 2019.1966
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  • nineteen fifties

Pauline Weston and her sister dressed as the Bisto Kids in a fancy dress competition in the late 1950s

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Fete at Weald Manor to raise funds for new floor in St Mary's

  • BCA - 2019.1965
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  • June 1960

This is a newspaper article from the Oxford Times June 10th 1960 which talks about the fete held at Weald Manor by kind permission of Mrs A.M. Colvile and her son Major R.A. Colvile. It was to raise funds for the renewal of part of the floor insi...

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Coach outing from Bampton c1933

  • BCA - 2019.1950
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  • c1933

This was a coach out from Bampton with many members of the Green family, all named on the photograph

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Cast and program of WI Drama Group; 'The Plot Thickens' and 'Babes In The Wood'

  • BCA - 2019.1946
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  • mid nineteen sixties

The Bampton WI Drama Group under Hilda Pickard put on many plays and pantomimes which were always brilliantly done and greatly enjoyed.This shows the cast members of Babes in The Wood and The Plot Thickens, two short plays done either side of the ...

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The Life and Work of Tony Page 1928 to 2015

  • BCA - 2019.1937
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  • 1928 2015

The Eulogy by Tony Page's son Martin, gives a full account of his life. For us in Bampton Tony was in at the beginning of the Bampton Community Archive and did all the printing for the charity up to his death. It was through Tony's shea...

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St Mary's choir boys on an outing to Southsea in 1947

  • BCA - 2017.1100
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  • 1947

In 1947 no girls were allowed in the choir at St Mary's which was quite normal in most churches at that time. In the summer of 1947 these 9 choirboys were taken on an outing to Southsea as a treat. Back row L-R Bill Daniels, Philip Addison,...

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Firemen attending a fete

  • BCA - 2019.1886
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  • nineteen sixties

It was not uncommon for the firemen to take one of their appliances to fetes. The firemen and women were keen to explain what was on the appliance and in particular to explain to children. In this picture left to right areRay Green, John Wixey, ...

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Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp by the W.I. Drama Group

  • BCA - 2019.1885
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  • c1962

The WI Drama group put on at least one excellent play or pantomime each year for several years under the guidance of Hilda Pickard. This is Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp. The cast was1. Lynne Rouse2. Carol Hampton3. Sandra Foster4. Sylvia Barne...

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The Beam: April 1990 vol. 5 No1

  • BCA - 2019.1884
  • Series
  • April 1990

THE BEAM APRIL 1990. VOLUME 5 NO1. THE TOPICS COVERED :-Morris dancing on Spring Bank Holiday MondayPrefabs built after WWII originally called Portel HousesParish council history and coming elections. The first meeting of Bampton’s Parish ...

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Bill Daniels and his family

  • BCA - 2018.1322
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  • 20th century

These photograph are of Bill Daniels as a 12 year old boy in the Mummers and as an adult in military uniform and in the Shirt Race. There are also pictures of his father Ernie Daniels and his mother. In the photograph of the mummers you can also...

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Mick & Doris Cleaver given award by Cancer Research UK 2014

  • BCA - 2019.1849
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  • 2014

Michael and Doris Cleaver received an award from Cancer Research UK in 2014 for their simply amazing work in raising funds for this charity for a combined 60 years of volunteering.They were given an honorary fellowship at the Cancer Research UK Fl...

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Show program and schedule, Bampton Horticultural Soc 1980

  • BCA - 2017.1276
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  • 1980

This is the Show guide produced by the Bampton Horticultural Society for their Flower and Produce Show August 9th 1980 and their Autumn Show October 4th 1980. Apart from seeing all the classes that can be entered, it is also interesting to see wh...

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Work of Alan Webb and his homemade gypsy caravan

  • BCA - 2019.1766
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  • 1990s

Alan Webb lived in one of the four cottages that make up Primrose Cottages in Cheyne Lane by the ford. He helped in the gardens at Weald Manor but he was also a skilled craftsman and artist. He made this delightful gypsy caravan and there are tw...

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1986 British Legion Fete, two of the floats

  • BCA - 2019.1755
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  • 1986

Carnival Queen from Bampton C of E School for the British Legion fête, 1986, Bridge Street and another of the floats.

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Bampton town band, conductor Frederick William Taunt

  • BCA - 2019.1742
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  • early twentieth century

This was Bampton Town band at the start of the 20th century. Their conductor, Mr Frederick William Taunt, on the extreme left was also the organist at St Mary The Virgin and when he died his daughter took over as organist and stayed as organist f...

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Market Square 1977

  • BCA - 2019.1709
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  • 1977

View along the Market Square from east to west in 1977 with Union flags out to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

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Janette Keyte, her family, drama, beauty queen and more

  • BCA - 2019.1700
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  • mid twentieth century

BADBAD and img457 and img458 and img472 - Brigadier Goadby crowning the Carnival Queen Janette Keyte at the August Bank Holiday in 1964. Janette had been voted Carnival Queen at a dance in the WI Hall the year before. The year that Janette was Que...

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May Queen 1993 at the May Day Fair in the Market Square

  • BCA - 2019.1698
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  • May Day 1993

This was the May Day fair in the Market Square in 1993. The May Queen Kelly Beckett was crowned and her two attendants were Anna Beckett with the blond hair and Lorna Henderson with the long dark hair.Wesley Smith from ITV Central news crowned th...

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Over 20 artists showcase their work at West Ox Arts, summer 2018

  • BCA - 2019.1687
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  • summer 2018

West Ox Arts, which uses the upper floor in the Town Hall in the Market Square, exhibited the work of over 20 artists in the summer of 2018 which included ceramics, textiles and print. The chairman is Sue Turner.

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Aladdin and The Wonderful Lamp by the WI Drama Group, March 1975

  • BCA - 2019.1667
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  • March 1975

The Bampton WI Drama Group put a play on once a year for many years under the directorship of Hilda Pickard. In this production, Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp, some of the cast members wereCarol Court as AladdinEdna Amos as the Wicked UncleSally...

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Jack and The Beanstalk by the WI Drama Group in 1976

  • BCA - 2019.1665
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  • March 1976

Jack and The Beanstalk was produced by the WI Drama Group in March 1976. Some of the cast includedJoan BuckinghamSylvia BarneyAngela CollettValerie AdamsBetty CollettPenny DanielsEdna AmosEve GodwinAnn Irvin

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Babes in The Wood by the Bampton WI Drama Group 1974

  • BCA - 2019.1664
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  • 1974

The Bampton WI Drama Group put on many plays which were all quite brilliant. Babes in The Wood was put on in 1974. The cast list includedJanet NewmanAnne MatthewsEdna AmosJoan BuckinghamCarol CourtAudrey CourtAnn IrvinAda TannerPenny ShergoldJoh...

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More men than women take part in Easter Bonnet competition 1977

  • BCA - 2018.1632
  • Item
  • 1977

In 1977 more men that women took part in the Easter Bonnet competition. The photograph shows Jim Gascoigne wearing his hat. This article was in the March 18 2018 issue of the Witney Gazette in John Chipperfield's 'Remember when ......

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The Beam in top 9 of Village magazines throughout the UK

  • BCA - 2018.1631
  • Item
  • 2000

In 2000 Country Living magazine invited their readers to recommend their local magazine for consideration of the best local magazine. The Diseworth Dialogue got first place and our Bampton Beam with in the top 8 after the winner and was the only ...

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West Ox Arts holds an exhibition of the work of 20 of its members

  • BCA - 2018.1624
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  • August 2018

There are 180 members of West Ox Arts and 20 of them put the exhibition together to raise funds to keep the Association running. Each member pays £25 a year but more money needs to be raised to keep the use of the gallery and support local artists.

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Jim Gascoigne enters Easter bonnet competition 1977

  • BCA - 2018.1618
  • Item
  • 1977

This article appeared in the Memory Lane section of the Witney Gazette and recalls the time when men outnumbered the ladies in the Easter Bonnet Competition. The picture shows Jim Gascoigne and mentions Ken Mullis, Lionel Cook the landlord of the...

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Re-opening of the Town Hall after refurbishment 1972

  • BCA - 2018.1614
  • Item
  • August 1972

There are several newspaper items with people talking about the best use for the Town Hall once it is refurbished and then the Witney Gazette article documenting the official re-opening in August 1972 by Mrs M. F. Davey, accompanied by Lloyd Hughe...

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