Local Facilities

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Parish Council Facilities

 

Roundabout on Village GreenThe Village Green

Incorporating play activities for children, several picnic benches and ample car parking.

 

 

Grassed area at Bower DellRiverside Picnic Area - Bower Dell

Ideal for picnics in the peace and quiet by the river, well away from the road. Nearest place to park is the Village Green car park.

 

Animal Seats at the PinfoldThe Pinfold

Unique area of the village with its own vital part in history. Children love the animal sculptures, while the benches make it good for a break from a walk, or a picnic. Nearest place to park is the Playing field car park.

 

Playing FieldsThe Playing fields

Home ground of Oxspring United Football Club. Good for football practice, and fun on the basketball court. The Playing fields have their own separate car park.

 

Scarecrow on AllotmentsThe Allotments

The council  operates 3 facilties in the Parish area. For more information and to find out how to rent an allotment visit the allotments page.

 

The Anthills

This is the area of land incorporating the West Crescent Allotments and behind.

Accessed via the footpath before the bridge over Sheffield Road.

The PC land follows the footpath all the way round the back of the allotments, including the "meadow land" behind the allotments and the footpath that goes down to the trans pennine trail.

 

Gordon's Garden

 The Parish Council owns the piece of land on Sheffield Road opposite the school, and it has recently been made into a memorial garden in memory of the late Gordon Wood, (who owned the former garage on this site). A seat and stone carving have recently been placed here, and work is still ongoing. A wild flower garden and new tree will be planted soon. This garden is for all to use.

 

Other Facilities

St Aidan's ChurchSt Aidans Church

St Aidan's was built in 1961 to serve the Christian Community in Oxspring as a centre for worship. St Aidan's continues to offer worship on 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month at 9am. In addition, the building can be hired for events, and is used for Brownies, The Good Companions, and other organisations.

 

 

 

 

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