Parish Church News – July/August 2020

Services Please note that, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, all Church services here in Oaksey and in the other 5 Churches in the Braydon Brook Benefice have been cancelled until further notice. For the time being, we have also cancelled: all of the scheduled Church Open Days on Saturdays until further notice. In case of need, our Rector, the Revd. Tonya Nixon can be contacted via email at: or by telephone on: 01666 575216 As this is a double issue of Oaksey Village News i.e. July & August, it is possible that very limited Church services may be resumed at some point during this period. Should this be the case, then details will be posted on the Church Noticeboard and notified to you via the Oaksey Buzz. Greetings from Revd. Tonya We are in the process of opening up the churches within the Braydon Brook Benefice. This is such good news.  Behind the scenes we are writing Risk Assessments whilst gaining agreement from all the members of the PCC. We’re cleaning and moving items in the churches, so that when we open, all will be safe. We have purchased hand sanitiser, paper towels, disposal gloves, my list could go on and on. Our aim is to have each church open for: Private Prayer every Sunday from 2.30pm – 3.30pm, commencing 21st June 2020. The church will look different. Areas will be roped off, toilet and kitchen facilities (for those churches which have them) will be closed and chairs and books removed.  There will be no flowers in church. Doors will be opened to avoid handles and sanitiser will be... read more

Defibrillator and CPR Training

We have been able to obtain a further defibrillator and training pack from the British Heart Foundation, with the support of Malmesbury League of Friends. This will allow us to cover a larger area with this important equipment and also run further training sessions on how to use the device and CPR. Should you be interested on attending a training session please email Helen Hall ( and we will update you on dates... read more

Refuse Collection and Recycling Schedule

The recycling, garden waste and household waste collection calendar for the period February 2020 – November 2020.  You can get further information on the Wiltshire local government website here. Updated Collection... read more