Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Unveiling of Blue Plaque for Joan Murrray, Larkfields, Headington Quarry, 27 July 2019, 1500

Oxfordshire Blue Plaques Board will be unveiling  a Blue Plaque commemorating


 1917 – 1996

 Bletchley Park Cryptanalyst, Numismatist

 at 7 Larkfields, Headington Quarry

on Saturday 27th July 2019 at 3 pm

 All welcome to attend the ceremony


Oxclean – Quarry Litter Pick, 2 March 2019, 1400, Quarry Hollow Park

As part of Oxclean, Friends of Quarry will be organizing a litter pick in Quarry on Saturday March 2nd.

Volunteers are needed and should meet in Quarry Hollow Park at 2pm, where litter picks and bags will be available. Pickers for children are available.

Please do come along and join in this community effort to reduce the litter in Quarry.

We hope to see you there.

Wine and Cheese Evening, 15 March, 2000, Village Hall

Following the success of  last year’s Wine and Cheese Evening, we will be holding another on Friday March 15th at 8pm.

We are delighted that David Kay, Chris Mills and Alan and Julie Kimber-Nickelson have agreed to provide us with music and stories, as they did last year.

Tickets will be £8 and will be available from 01865 765290 and 0788 4137282 from mid-February.

We hope that you will be able to join us.

Craft Fair, 1 April 2017, Headington Quarry Village Hall

The Village Hall Committee are organising a Craft Fair from 1000 to 1400 on 1 April 2017 to raise funds for the Village Hall refurbishment. Details are on the attached poster.

spring craft event village hall


Oxclean Litter Pick 2017, 4 March 2017, 1400

Friends of Quarry are organising a two-hour Litter Pick as part of OxClean on 4 March at 1400. We will be meeting in the Headington Quarry Play Park. Equipment and guidance will be provided.

Please join us to tidy up the Quarry for the Spring. You can contact us at:


Facebook: The Friends of Quarry

OxClean is dedicated to keeping Oxford clean and tidy all year round – ensuring that our beautiful city is a welcoming and pleasant place for people to live and work.

OxClean is an Oxford Civic Society initiative working in partnership, Oxford City Council and The Oxford Times.

Each year OxClean co-ordinates city wide Spring Cleans which are carried out by local community groups and schools.

With your help, your neighbourhood, or a local eyesore, can look better

OxClean Spring Clean

Help make your local area pristine!

Volunteers will be litter picking in the Conservation area on 8th. March from 2-4 as part of Oxford’s annual spring clean.

Marie Vickers is co-ordinating the event and may be contacted on 07752394912.

All equipment supplied.


Churchyard working parties

The dates for the 2014 working parties are as follows: 22nd. February,12th April, 21st. June, 30th. August and 8th. November.

Volunteers will be working in the churchyard from 10-12 on these days and would welcome extra volunteers.

Refreshments will be served.