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Robin and his Sherwood Hoodies!

As we’re taking our summer break and won’t be out on the news-stands until September, we’re using the website to publish things that would otherwise have gone in the paper. Here’s a poem sent in by Andy Thomson, inspired by … Continue reading

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Book lovers flock to Chippy for The Archers, Richard and Judy and much more!

Last weekend saw town full of book-lovers and writers for the fourth Chipping Norton Literary Festival (ChipLitFest). This was the last festival to be run by Chippy’s Clare Mackintosh – currently enjoying her own literary success as author of psychological … Continue reading

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Theatre Review: Mother Goose

We’re off to the snowy mountains and fjords of Norway, where kindly Mother Goose runs a home for sick geese and hasn’t got two kroner to rub together. She’s in arrears with her rent and constantly on the lookout for … Continue reading

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Review: “Around the World in 80 Days” at Chippy Theatre

This fantastic production for all the family at The Theatre, Chipping Norton travels across continents and time zones at breakneck pace. It’s set in 1872, the Victorian age of adventure and invention. Jean Passepartout and his master, Phileas Fogg, attempt … Continue reading

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