Our vicar is to retire: Sunday, November 29th The Rev'd Canon Dr. Andrew Bunch will retire from the parishes of St Giles and St. Margaret's after 23 years as our vicar. "... my last Sunday being active in the Benefice is 29th November." I cannot state how much we are going to miss Andrew and [...]
Excercise for people over 60. One of our loyal regulars, is taking this break from repairing roads to prepare me for the the not to distant future. Very thoughtful! Get away.
Local jazz drummer extraordinaire attacked! 8.00pm, a couple of Sunday’s back in the darkest depths of Ramsden and Wilcote, the car was attacked by a large stag who proceeded to mount the bonnet of the car. Then with his feet on the windscreen he broke the windscreen wipers, creased the bonnet and damaged the front [...]
The Oxford Guild of Tour Guides This fascinating group of men and women who dedicate a great deal of their lives to the knowledge, intricacies, humour, history, architecture, nomenclature, characters etc. of Oxford and then sharing it with tourist and local alike. We are lucky to enjoy the occasional company of several of this entertaining [...]
You have to laugh ... whilst collectiong "Track and Trace" names and teleephone numbers, I added to the patrons experience by revealing that at school I had a headboy that shared their surname. The party leader looked at me and said 'so you were educated before you worked here?'. '
REMEMBER YOUR FACE COVERINGS!! The COVID CODE latest - hours 9.15pm DOORS CLOSE and LAST ORDERS 9.30pm TIME!! 9.50pm GOODNIGHT 10.00pm ROSE and CROWN CLOSED! ... until 11am. The COVID CODE latest - face coverings CUSTOMERS must wear face [...]
ADAM TO RESUME POPULAR BEER DELIVERIES on Thursdays. The Rose and Crown Hi all, I've decided to take the show back on the road. I'll deliver within the ring road every Thursday afternoon/early evening. You live just outside the ring road? Please ask and I'll do my utmost to accommodate! An exciting new addition to [...]
ADAM stars in OXFORD MAIL article. The Oxford Mail contacted us at the Rose and Crown to seek views on the new government covid control regulation, "the rule of 6", and they wrote the following article: "Rule of six 'makes drinkers feel safer' says Oxford pub manager" (click here).
Our "WHAT'S ON" listings. I have bought the diary up-to-date. Other than drinking and eating, and that depends a great deal on our community attitude to the plague, we can see no 'other' events till next year. I truly hope we're wrong! I apologise if I misled anyone with my late cancellation of some of [...]