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..... keeping you up to date with changes and new features on the website.

The site was last updated on 8th December 2014

"If we do not find anything pleasant,
at least we shall find something new" - Voltaire


"Every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain. Remember when I took that home winemaking course, and I forgot how to drive?" - Homer Simpson

 

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December 2014
- Regular monthly update, 8th December 2014

November 2014
- Regular monthly update, 2nd November 2014
- JPC Minutes added

October 2014
- Regular monthly update, 5th October 2014
- New webpage, Barford Neighbourhood Development Plan

September 2014
- Regular monthly update, 6th September 2014
- New photo gallery, Village Show 2014

August 2014
- Regular monthly update, 10th August 2014

July 2014
- Regular monthly update, 30th June 2014

June 2014
- Regular monthly update, 1st June 2014
- List of councillors updated

May 2014
- Regular monthly update, 1st May 2014
- New photo gallery, Beating the Boundaries 2014

April 2014
- Regular monthly update, 5th April 2014

March 2014
- Regular monthly update, 1st March 2014

February 2014
- Regular monthly update, 1st February 2014

December 2013/ January 2014
- Regular monthly update, 3rd December 2013

October 2013
- Regular monthly update, 29th September 2013
- New webpage, Barford Cycling Group

September 2013
- Regular monthly update, 2nd September 2013

August 2013
- Regular monthly update, 4th August 2013
- New photo gallery, Barford Cycling, first ride, July 2013

July 2013
- Regular monthly update, 1st July 2013
- JPC Minutes added

June 2013
- Regular monthly update, 30th May 2013
- New Parish Directory page added
- Parish Councillors' list updated
- JPC Minutes added

May 2013
- Regular monthly update, 1st May 2013
- JPC minutes added
- New photo gallery, Beating the Boundaries 2013

April 2013
- Regular monthly update, 31st March 2013
- JPC minutes added

March 2013
- Regular monthly update, 4th March 2013

February 2013
- Regular monthly update, 5th February 2013
- JPC minutes added
- New photo gallery, Floods Christmas 2012

January 2013
- Regular monthly update, 26th December 2012
- JPC minutes added

December 2012
- Regular monthly update, 9th December 2012

November 2012
- Regular monthly update, 31st October 2012

October 2012
- Regular monthly update, 7th October 2012
- JPC minutes added

September 2012
- Regular monthly update, 3rd September 2012
- JPC minutes added
- Barford people - Ted Wilmot

August 2012
- Regular monthly update, 1st August 2012

July 2012
- Regular monthly update, 1st July 2012
- JPC minutes added

June 2012
- Regular monthly update, 29th May 2012
- New photo gallery, Jubilee celebrations 2012

May 2012
- Regular monthly update, 1st May 2012
- Annual Parish meetings' minutes added

April 2012
- Regular monthly update, 31st March 2012

March 2012
- Regular monthly update, 6th March 2012
- JPC minutes added

February 2012
- Regular monthly update, 29th January 2012
- New photo gallery, Art Group Exhibition 2011

January 2012
- Regular monthly update, 31st December 2011
- JPC minutes added

December 2011
- Regular monthly update, 3rd December 2011

November 2011
- Regular monthly update, 3rd November 2011
- JPC minutes added

October 2011
- Regular monthly update, 3rd October 2011
- JPC minutes added

September 2011
- Regular monthly update, 29th August 2011
- New photo gallery, Village Show 2011
- JPC minutes added

August 2011
- Regular monthly update, 31st July 2011

July 2011
- Regular monthly update, 5th July 2011

June 2011
- Regular monthly update, 30th May 2011
- Parish Councillors' list updated

May 2011
- Regular monthly update, 29th April 2011
- Wasperton and Sherbourne annual meetings added
- New photo gallery, School Easter 2011
- New photo gallery, Verdon Place Party 2011
- New photo gallery, Beating the Boundaries 2011

April 2011
- Regular monthly update, 11th April 2011
- JPC minutes added
- Barford annual meeting added

March 2011
- Regular monthly update, 28th February 2011

February 2011
- Regular monthly update, 26th January 2011
- JPC minutes added
- Crime Map link added to Police Report page
- BRA consultation report added
- JPC minutes added

January 2011
- Regular monthly update, 7th January 2011

December 2010
- Regular monthly update, 6th December 2010

November 2010
- Regular monthly update, 3rd November 2010
- JPC minutes added

October 2010
- Regular monthly update, 4th October 2010
- New photo gallery, Snow in Sherbourne, winter 2010

September 2010
- Regular monthly update, 5th September 2010
- JPC minutes added
- New photo gallery, Barford Village Show

August 2010
- Regular monthly update, 29th July 2010

July 2010
- Regular monthly update, 3rd July 2010
- Bus timetable overview updated
- JPC minutes added

June 2010
- Regular monthly update, 30th May 2010

May 2010
- Regular monthly update, 4th May 2010
- Minutes from Residents Association AGM
- New photo gallery, Beating the Bounds 2010
- New photo gallery, Heritage Group book launch
- JPC minutes added
- Parish minutes added
- new "BBC News widget" on home page

April 2010
- Regular monthly update, 10th April 2010
- JPC minutes added
- Travel page updated

March 2010
- Regular monthly update, 1st March 2010
- Special parish meeting minutes (Barford House dev't) added

February 2010
- Regular monthly update, 26th January 2010
- JPC minutes added
- JPC meeting dates for 2010/11

January 2010
- Regular monthly update, 1st January 2010
- Special parish meeting minutes (Barford House dev't) added
- JPC minutes added

December 2009
- Regular monthly update, 1st December 2009
- All Sherbourne links changed to Community blog

November 2009
- Regular monthly update, 4th November 2009
- JPC minutes added
- New photo gallery, Village Shop 1st Birthday
- Playgroup page added

October 2009
- Regular monthly update, 4th October 2009
- JPC minutes added

September 2009
- Regular monthly update, 30th August 2009
- Friends of Oakley Wood page added
- New photo gallery, Beach Bonanza
- Gardening Club page removed

August 2009
- Regular monthly update, 29th July 2009
- Pre-School page added

July 2009
- Regular monthly update, 4th July 2009
- JPC minutes added

June 2009
- Regular monthly update, 3rd June 2009
- New photo gallery, Raft Race
- JPC minutes added

May 2009
- Regular monthly update, 27th April 2009
- Parish minutes added
- JPC minutes added

April 2009
- Regular monthly update, 30th March 2009

March 2009
- Regular monthly update, 8th March 2009
- JPC minutes updated
- Parish Directory updated
- New photo gallery, Barford snow
- New guestbook entries

February 2009
- Regular monthly update, 25th January 2009
- JPC minutes updated

January 2009
- Regular monthly update, 29th December 2008


December 2008
- Regular monthly update, 1st December 2008
- JPC minutes updated

November 2008
- Regular monthly update, 3rd November 2008
- New photo gallery, Shop Grand Opening

October 2008
- Regular month update, 29th September 2008
- JPC minutes updated
- FABS 100 Club, latest winners
- Latest on proposed Barford House development

September 2008
- Regular monthly update, 30th August
- New photo gallery, Beating the Bounds
- New photo gallery, Scarecrow weekend

August 2008
- Regular monthly update, 29th July

July 2008
- Regular monthly update, 28th June
- JPC minutes updated

June 2008
- Regular monthly update, 5th June

May 2008
- Regular monthly update, 27th April

April 2008
- Regular monthly update, 5th April
- New photo gallery, Snow in April!

March 2008
- Regular monthly update, 3rd March
- New photo gallery, Village shop, cutting the first sod
- JPC minutes updated

Febuary 2008
- Regular monthly update, 10th February
- JPC minutes updated

January 2008
- Regular monthly update, 27th December
- New "Lost and Found" page
- Genealogy section has moved to Heritage website

December 2007
- JPC minutes updated

November 2007
- Regular monthly update

October 2007
- New photo gallery, "Scarecrow Weekend"
- JPC minutes updated

September 2007
- Regular monthly update

August 2007
- Regular monthly update

July 2007
- New photo gallery, "Summer Fete"
- New photo gallery, "Beating the Bounds"
- JPC minutes updated

June 2007
- Parish minutes for Wasperton and Sherbourne added
- Sponsors and advertisers section updated

May 2007
- Election results, and list of councillors updated

April 2007
- Barford Parish Minutes added
- Updates to news and links on Police page
- Village Shop, new page added
- Barford School Class 3 presentation added
- Parish Plan update

March 2007
- Neighbourhood Watch, new page added
- JPC Minutes added
- Footpath Group, new page added

February 2007
- Latest by-pass news

January 2007
- Feature on Campaign to Protect Rural England
- A further reminiscence of Barford from Clive Byerley
- New photo gallery, aerial photos of Barford

December 2006
- Report of BRA AGM added
- "League table" and OFSTED report for school
- JPC meeting minutes added

November 2006
- New photo gallery, Building the new Barford Bridge

October 2006
- regular monthly update

September 2006
- New picture gallery, Graham Lees cycle ride
- Bus timetables updated

August 2006
- New picture gallery, Laura Spoor's London Marathon
- New picture gallery, Mid Summer Notes 2006

July 2006
- regular monthly update

June 2006
- regular monthly update

May 2006
- Video from a Barford birdbox

April 2006
- New reminiscence, Coventry Blitz 1940 by John Smith, former baker in Barford
- Barford People, Peter Webb
- Link to WDC "Search for a planning application" facility added to JPC page
- By pass page updated with new links to WCC
- New picture gallery, By-Pass Construction Diary
- Travel page updated (assisted travel scheme and bus travel)

March 2006
- JPC minutes updated

January / February 2006
- Updates to Sherbourne, small ads and genealogy pages
- BBC news headlines and radio news summary added to the Home page.
- JPC minutes updated

November / December 2005
- JPC minutes and details of councillors updated
- JPC and planning committee agendas added

October 2005
- New picture gallery, Nativity Pageant
- Bypass page updated, with link to plan

September 2005
- Addition to "Birds of Barford"

July / August2005
- Bus timetables updated
- New picture gallery, Mid Summer Notes
- New picture gallery, Make Poverty History
- New picture gallery, School Summer Fete
- New picture gallery, "Far from the Madding Crowd"
- A new reminiscence from Clive Byerley

June 2005
- Photos of JPC members added
- New JPC minutes added
- New picture gallery, Joseph Arch celebrations


May 2005
- A new reminiscence from Clive Byerley
- New picture gallery, Beating the Bounds 2005
- Fare Deals information added to Travel pages
- New page added for Chatroom @ St Peter's
- New picture gallery, M40 construction
- Sherbourne and Wasperton pages moved to Main menu

April 2005
- All photo galleries converted to use JAlbum software, for improved, easier viewing.

March 2005
- New picture gallery, Palm Sunday procession
- History of Barford added to history pages
- "News now!" facility added
- New feature article on Digital TV
- new JPC minutes added
- Latest news box added to By pass page
- Additions to Genealogy and more Small Ads


February 2005
- Sherbourne web page re-designed and updated
- Links page revised and updated

January 2005
- Regular monthly update on 30th December (21 pages updated)


December 2004
- New picture gallery added, Barford School building diary
- By pass information updated
- Site search facility added

November 2004
- New picture gallery added, Discovery weekend
- New picture gallery added, local photos
- Monthly addition to "Birds of Barford"

October 2004
- Bus timetables updated on "Travel" page
- Joseph Arch genealogy page added (thanks to Gord Pace, Ontario, Canada)

September 2004
- "By pass" page updated with latest information
- New feature added, "Barford People"
- On-line shop added
- Monthly addition to "Birds of Barford"

August 2004
- Update to our "Business" pages, including a new local directory.
- New picture gallery added, School Summer Fete

July 2004
- Update to our Fishing page
- "Debt of Honour" details added to War Memorial feature
- Information on village publications added to the Wasperton page

June 2004
- New picture gallery added, "Beating the Bounds"
- Travel page updated (bus timetables)

May 2004
- New reminiscence added, Wasperton in the 50's and 60's

April 2004
- Monthly addition to "Birds of Barford"
- New picture gallery added, the "Red Kites" visit Barford.


March 2004

- Monthly addition to "Birds of Barford"
- Website policies added

February 2004

- Monthly addition to "Birds of Barford"
- Travel page added

January 2004

- First timers page added to help new visitors to the website
- New reminiscence added, Revd Gerald Knight
- Monthly addition to "Birds of Barford"
- News from the staff and pupils of Barford St Peter's School added

December 2003

- Natural history page added
- Parish Plan pages added
- New reminiscence added
- New history article, Barford War Memorial

November 2003

- New history article, a Dambuster pilot remembered
- New reminiscence, wartime memories of Barford

October 2003

- Business pages updated
- Additions to picture gallery
- New feature article on broadband

September 2003

- "News extra " page added
- new ramble added
- "Genealogy page" updated
- additions to Picture gallery.

August 2003

- additions to Picture gallery.
- new Reminiscence.
- Business page updated
- Parish Council information and minutes updated

June/ July 2003

- new Reminiscences.
- additions to Picture gallery.

May 2003

- new Fishing page added.
- History pages revamped.
- additions to Picture gallery.

April 2003

- Picture gallery updated.
- By pass page updated

February/ March 2003

- more reminiscences added.
- first in an occasional series of local rambles.
- FABS gets its own page (Friends of Barford School).
- Wellesbourne Lions Club gets its own page.
- "business" page updated.

January 2003
- Picture gallery updated.

November/ December 2002
- By pass information updated.
- Picture gallery updated.

October 2002
- Site map added to help you find your way around the website
- Barford Residents Association added to Community pages
- Warwick fencing club added to Recreation page
- Joint Parish Council and Planning Committee minutes added to Parish Council page.
- Ofsted report added to School page

July 2002, Reminiscences page added to "History" page
July 2002, List of Councillors, and Council meeting dates, added to "Parish Council" page.
July 2002, the first entry on our "Genealogy" page

June 2002, Bellringers page added to "Church" pages
June 2002, Barford Art Group added to "Community" pages

The following organisations or groups have been represented in the "Community" or "Recreation" pages since the site was first launched in April 2002:

Joint Parish Council
Barford St Peters School, and FABS
Women's Institute
Mother's Union
Ladies Guild
Barford Drama Group
Gardening Club
Memorial Hall Management Trust
Barford Cricket Club
Jaguar Enthusiast's Club, Warwickshire and North Oxfordshire

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The "Features" page carries a new article most months. The latest is:

October 2003, Broadband

The "Features archive" has previous articles:

April 2003, Easter floods of 1998
February 2003, Domestic cats and garden birds
December 2002, Barford Village life in the 1830's and 40's
October 2002, Red kites, a conservation success story
September 2002, Kilimanjaro trek
July 2002, Sun Safety Awareness
June 2002, Bats in Warwickshire
May 2002, Proposed renal unit for Stratford upon Avon and district

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  What's new

The website provides news and information of value to all Barford residents, and to anyone with an interest in the life of the village.

The website is normally updated at the end of each month with news and upcoming events, although some pages (such as "What's on") may be updated more often, if necessary.