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Where We Are

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Parish Council

Clerk: David Bevan 01865 300779


Chairman: Chris Naylor 01865 303063



Emergency   999

Other          101

Village Hall Bookings

01865 300916

Post Office and Stores

01865 300201

The Bell

01865 300784

The Black Horse

01865 300307

Standlake Garage

01865 300281

Standlake is a village and civil parish situated on the A415 approximately 5 miles (8 km) southeast of the market town of Witney in the County of Oxfordshire. The city of Oxford lies some 10 (16 km) miles to the east. As of January 2013, the population of Standlake was approximately 1400 and there are some 560 dwellings.The River Windrush flows through the village and joins the River Thames at Newbridge, 2 miles (3 km) to the south. more


The Next Parish Council Meeting

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 at 7.00pm in the Youth Club

(entrance opposite the phone box at the Primary School)
Minutes of meeting on 12 January 2016    


There are two Village Notice Boards, both located at the Post Office and Stores. The main information board is located by the bench and a publicly accessible board adjacent to the post box. This board was damaged recently and has been removed for the present. The Village Blog can be found on the Community page.

Village Mail - Standlake News

Keeping the village informed of everything from lost cats to gravel objections - over 190 contacts so far and counting…..if you have information to share or would just like to be on the distribution list please email: standlakenews@gmail.com

The Village Notice Board

The Village Information Sheet contains contacts for many village groups, small businesses and local government organisations. The sheet relies for its accuracy mainly on the input of individuals. Please advise errors and requests for inclusion to clerk@standlakepc.org.uk

infosheet 16 July 15.pdf

Bus Services are provided by Stagecoach (phone 01865 772250) and subsidised by OCC
Bampton, Standlake, Stanton Harcourt, Eynsham, Oxford with connections to Witney, Clanfield, Carterton and Aston. (Routes via Aston Road, Abingdon Road, High Street, The Downs, Rack End)
No.19 As 18 but routes via Aston Road, Witney Road
X15 Witney to Abingdon and return via The Downs, Downs Road and the High Street

Last Update: 26 January 16

What’s On ?

There are many events happening in Standlake but not all are notified to the website - those that are are placed below. For more event information please check the organisation of your choice in the on the Community page.

If you have a notice, announcement or function to advertise: phone 01865 300779 or e mail info@standlakepc.org.uk

An Apology: a bullet point in the notes from theNorthmoor meeting could be construed as falsely representing Charles Mathew’s position and has been removed. Click here for Brenda’s explanation and apology.
Brenda’s notes from the meeting at OCC on 20th January with Stagecoach, the operator of the X15, 18 and 19 services, are not encouraging.
Watch this space.

THE LOWER WINDRUSH GARDEN CLUB meet on the 4th Tuesday of every month in the STANDLAKE VILLAGE HALL - The Next meeting is on Tuesday 26th January 8pm. The subject is
Healthy Gardening - Avoiding Illness and Injury.We have the pleasure of two visiting speakers, Dr Wai Ming Tang and Dr Anne Cruikshank. Dr Tang is a GP with a Special Interest in allergy and Dr Cruikshank is a GP with a Special Interest in Lyme disease.

STANDLAKE VILLAGE MARKET - The next village market is on SATURDAY 6th FEBRUARY 11am -1pm at Standlake Village Hall