Monthly Archives: February 2013

ChippyCrafters to launch – with cake and a cuppa

Lisa Barton has been in touch to tell us of her plans to start up a craft club in Chippy, based on the successful club she already runs in Bloxham. Starting this spring, the ChippyCrafters will be a monthly evening … Continue reading

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Ahoy there! Chippy yacht club a success

When Trevor Taylor announced his intention to set up a yacht club in Chippy – not the closest town to the sea by any stretch – many eyebrows might have been raised. Now, however, his belief in the club has … Continue reading

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Chippy Mosque Approved

West Oxfordshire District Council today approved a planning application for a small mosque in Chipping Norton. The application involved change of use for a vacant retail unit on Hitchmans Mews, off West Street, to provide prayer facilities for the town’s … Continue reading

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A Piece of Chippy History on eBay

Spotted on eBay – if you’re quick, you can grab a small, but perfectly formed, piece of Chippy history. Someone is selling this antique pocket watch, inscribed “CP Simms, Chipping Norton”. In fact, the watch was made by Charles Price … Continue reading

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