Coronavirus – Information Sheet 3

Charney Website
REMEMBER to double check the posts (right-hand column and NEWS tab) on the Charney homepage, where updates and less urgent items of support and interest will be placed.

Assistance in Charney – Covid-19
Your Parish Councillors are keen to ensure that all residents can safely access support services, be given reassurance or perhaps receive help with deliveries.

If you are in need of assistance please contact one of your Councillors by telephone
David Roberts (Chairman) – 868285
David Nellist (Vice Chairman) – 868593
Kay Adamson – 868599
Evelyn Campbell – 868710
Mary Castle – 868371

Oxfordshire Councils support system
Details for Residents
High-risk “shielded” residents with no support network around them

Residents not considered high-risk but without a support network around them and in need of help– either:

Operating hours
The phone lines will be open:

  • 8.30am to 8pm Monday to Friday
  • 9am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday

Oxfordshire residents warned against coronavirus scams

Residents have been warned to be on their guard against criminals and scammers exploiting the coronavirus situation.

In Oxfordshire, County Council’s Trading Standards has received reports of scams targeting people via emails, text messages, and on the doorstep.

Full details and advice from our Trading Standards team here:

And on a lighter note…

Ian @ The Chequers Socks Quiz!


Some of you will know of Ian’s penchant for crazy socks! To help us all through this difficult time together, we decided to write a virtual quiz for you to enjoy whilst you are at home.

With the bonus of the winners receiving a

free takeaway meal from the Chequers

The quiz is here.

All the answers are somewhere on the Parish Council website ( or the Charney History website ( .

When you find the answer to the question, you will also find a photo of a sock. Enter the answer to the question in the table on the quiz sheet and describe the sock. There are also anagrams to complete, and a tie-breaker question.

Answers by email to , via a scan, a photo, or whatever means works for you.

Entries should be submitted by the end of Tuesday 7th April 2020. Ian will announce winners on Wednesday 8th. Entries currently limited to Charney householders (but who knows we might do it for local villages later!)

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