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Indian Night

Indian Dancing and Dinner... A huge great big enormous THANKYOU to anyone who took partin our very successful and colourful Indian evening.A thoroughly good time was had by all. We enjoyed a delicious Indian meal,then settled back to watch some stunning...

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Alexandra

Alexandra Scott-Hunter We're heartbroken to tell you that the inspiration for Alexandra House of Joy,Alexandra Scott-Hunter passed peacefully away March 26th in Sobell House, Oxford.Much loved and deeply respected, a truly beautiful and inspirational...

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We’ve Been Busy Busy Busy…

It all been happening at Alexandra House of Joy. Bicester Ladies Circle have taken us on for fundraising, Thankyou Ladies.Thanks to The BMC Wives Club and The FIRS Club at Cropredy for their donations.Thanks also to The Wychwood School for Girls, who have...

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1st Important Legal Document Signed

A Momentous Occaision... Just before Christmas our Chair and Founder Rachael Scott-Hunter & Andrew our Trustee Accountant signed the first important legal document for AHoJ. On behalf of all Trustees, Rachael & Andrew signed an Option Agreement for...

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Introducing Kit

Introducing Kit.... Let us introduce you to Kit, a friend of AHoJ.Last year Kit (82yrs) ran 6 Coffee Mornings with raffles from her home,raising an incredible £1,202 and is now talking of running more!THANKYOU so so much Kit, you are truly wonderful, how...

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WOW!

WOW! Huge, massive, enormous, thanks to anyone who setup, cleared away, baked cakes, created amazing arts and crafts, donated, advertised, manned a stall, and of course attended our Christmas Craft Fair. Too many to mention, but you know who you are. A...

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Christmas Craft Fair

Christmas Craft Fair Alexandra House of Joy are getting in to the festive spirit. We are holding a Christmas Craft Fair, at Chesterton Community Centre, on Saturday 24th November 10am - 2pm. Stalls, Refreshments, Gifts, Raffle, Competitions and much much...

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Success for our Marathon Runners

Hooray for our Marathon Runners! Huge CONGRATULATIONS to all of our wonderful marathon runners, who completed the Oxford Half Marathon on October 7th. On a beautiful sunny October morning they completed the gruelling 13 mile challenge, raising over £2000...

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Chesterton Royal Talk

Memoirs of a Royal Footman Ian Scott-Hunter gave us a wonderful peek at what life is like behind palace walls. With nibbles and a glass of wine, we listened to lots of entertaining stories about life in the Royal households. An insightful and interesting...

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BBC Radio Oxford, 10 February 2018
Listen to the Georgina Campbell report