Read Chippy’s news from August 1945

75th Anniversary – end of WWII

To mark VJ Day and the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII, the Chippy News Team hopes everyone in the Town will enjoy reading this Chipping Norton Chronicle!

Picture of front page of 75th Anniversary of the end of WII Chipping Norton Chronicle

This was created using a wonderful collection of actual 1945 news stories, memories, announcements and adverts – yes – they are all based on real events and news publications about the Town back then!

Download your 1945 Chipping Norton Chronicle or pick up a free copy from a regular News box in shops around town.

On Saturday 15 August (VJ Day), the British Legion holds a service of Remembrance (restricted to 30 invitations only) at the War Memorial from 10.30. Contact the Legion’s Steve Kingsford on 01295 780716.

The main Chipping Norton News will return – back with a full 50p per copy edition – on 1 September. Please send all your news and letters to – deadline Friday 14 August

About Chipping Norton News

A community newspaper for the town of Chipping Norton
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2 Responses to Read Chippy’s news from August 1945

  1. Richard Vaughan Davies says:

    The Chipping Norton Chronicle 1945 is wonderful. You deserve great acclaim for such a remarkable publication, full of interest and information.
    you don;t even provide an email address for compliumets.
    Lovely stuff though.

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