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Welcome to Minster Lovell Parish Council's website.  

We hope that both parishioners and visitors 

to the village will find this information useful.  If you 

would like to see any information included on the

website, then please contact the Clerk info@minsterlovell-pc.gov.uk


Pages recently updated:-


Meeting Agendas - 12 May 2015

Meeting Minutes -

12 May 2015
Planning Applications - 12 May 2015
Village News -  14 April 2015
Allotments 10 February 2015
Village Organisations 22 January 2015

Next meeting details:- 


Annual Meeting of the Parish Counil

Monday 18th May, 7.00pm

at St Kenelm's Hall


Parish Council Meeting

Monday 18th May, 7.30pm

at St Kenelm's Hall


Meetings are usually held on the third Monday of every month, 7.00pm at St Kenelm's Hall. 

General Notices



Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act, 1984, that the Oxfordshire County Council


LOCATION: MINSTER LOVELL – Minster Riding closed between the road to Asthall Leigh and the road junction near the Old Swan Hotel public house

REASON: to facilitate BT broadband works

DURATION: Starting on 13 April 2015 The anticipated completion date is 16 April 2015 (Traffic Regulation Notices cover a maximum of 5 consecutive days.)

ACCESS: limited access will be maintained for emergency service vehicles and for frontages within the closed section of road, subject to the progress of the works

SUGGESTED ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: via Asthall Leigh, Worsham and the B4047 Burford Road


Mark Kemp, Deputy Director – Commercial Environment & Economy 9 March 2015

Click here for map.

Oxfordshire County Council - Mobile Library Service

Visits Wenrisc Drive, Minster Lovell, 9:25-9:40 on Thursdays. Week 1, route 4.  Click here for the Week Calendar.

Oxfordshire County Council - Local Transport Plan 4

Please take time to respond to Oxfordshire County Council's Local Transport Plan consultation which ends on 2 April 2015.  Please click here for their webpage and further information.

Local Consultation Working Group

This is a link to RAF Brize Norton's Working Groups webpage. 


The webpage contains agendas and minutes of recent meetings and Terms of Reference for the Local Consultation Working Group.

  Dial-a-Ride - A countywide minibus service for people with mobility problems.

Oxfordshire Dial-a-Ride is a new door-to-door minibus service for people with mobility problems who cannot use normal public transport.

The minibuses, operated by our Transport Services between 9am-5pm, have to be booked in advance.

Who can use the service? Before you can use Oxfordshire Dial-a-Ride you must register to become a member of the scheme. The service can be used by people who who have:

  • mobility difficulties,

  • visual difficulties,

  • severe learning difficulties (provided the person can travel on their own or is provided with an escort throughout the journey)

  • age-related frailty

  • or other significant difficulties in using conventional public transport.  

Escorts and guides can also travel with a registered user. You will not be eligible to use the service if you have private transport.

Please click here to be taken to the Dial-a-Ride page for further information.

  Stagecoach is changing bus services for the Village with effect from Monday 27th July 2014. Please click on the links below for further information.

Summary of timetable changes

New S7 service

Revised S2 service

233 service

Additional services being provided with immediate effect:-

Service 233 from Stanmore Crescent at 6:37, Carterton Crossroads at 6:40, Minster Lovell, White Hart, at 6:50, Witney Market place at 6:57.

Service 233 from Minster Lovell, White Hart, at 7:35, Witney Market place at 7:46.

Service 233 from Minster Lovell, White Hart, at 8:40 Carterton Crossroads 8:50 via Broadshires.

Service 233 from Witney Market Place 19:08 to Minster Lovell, White Hart, at 19:15.


Annual Return for the financial year ended

31 March 2014

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Annual Return - Audit Commission document

Have you ever wondered how long you will have to wait for the next bus?

With the clever help of satellite technology, bus users can track the location of local bus services and retrieve relevant data to their mobile phones.  Click here to download a self explanatory pdf leaflet Minster Lovell's bus stops are listed here.


Click on the logo for a local weather forecast.   


A new website full of information and health advice.



Flood Information

Flood information can be found on the following pages:-


West Oxfordshire District Council's webpage - Flooding

Oxfordshire County Council website - Flooding | Oxfordshire County Council

Environment Agency's website www.environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure/floods/default.aspx



When there is an imminent risk of flooding, sandbags are given out free of charge. West Oxfordshire District Council will deliver sandbags to the elderly or disabled at times of need.

To arrange collection of ready-made sandbags from Witney call:

  • 01993 861000

In an emergency loose sand and bags are available for householders to make up themselves at the following neighbourhood sandbag centres:


Useful Contact Information

 Click here to download a copy of this information

Non Emergency Police - 101


NHS - Non-emergency - 111



Environment Agency:-

     Floodline - 0845 988 1188

     Incident Reporting - 0800 80 70 60

Met Office - www.metoffice.gov.uk


Oxfordshire County Council - 01865 792422  www.oxfordshire.gov.uk

Oxfordshire County Council Highways - 0845 310 1111


West Oxfordshire District Council - 01993 861000  www.westoxon.gov.uk


Thames Water (burst pipes/leaks) - 0800 714 614 www.thameswater.co.uk


Scottish & Southern Electric Power Distribution Emergency Line (power cuts) - 0345 072 1905



National Gas Emergencies (gas leaks) - 0800 111 999
Repatriation of fallen
service personnel


A group of parishioners have organised repatriation assemblies at the south end of the village at the junction of the Brize Norton road and the A40 slip road.

Car parking is available at the Minster Lovell Scout Group car park. 

Contact has been made with the repatriation organizing group at Brize Norton so the cortege will slow down at the junction allowing the assembled people to pay their respects. Posters informing the Village of any forthcoming repatriation will be displayed at the Spar Shop and at the Post Office.

Anyone wishing to know details of repatriation can log on to:-

www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/content/repatriation-fallen-service-personnel and register for an email to be sent to them direct.



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