Local Information

Visiting Library Van:
Church layby, Fridays as follows at 3.35pm – 4.10pm dates advised by phoning Mobile Library Service 01635 519827 or 01635 519900

The Bell Public House:
01488 608721 email info@bellatboxford.com

Books & Leaflets about Boxford

  • Parish Footpath map: available from the church porch
  • Boxford War Memorial: available from the church porch
  • History of St.Andrew’s Church: available from the church
  • “Boxora to Boxford” a Parish history by The Boxford History Project – copies @ £9.99 from Joy Appleton, Marion Knape or Sue Downes or email church@boxford.org.uk if you find the church closed
  • “Boxford Barleycorn” The Story of an English Village by Elsie Huntley published by Abbey Press 1970 – out of print -reference copy held in the Library.
  • “A Valley of Love & Delight” by Peter Davies
  • “Berkshire Byways” by Peter Davies

New to the area? You might the following useful:

Doctors:

  • North croft Medical Centre, Newbury Tel: 01635 917917
  • Downlands Surgery, Chieveley 01635 248406

NHS Direct: 0845 4647

West Berkshire Community Hospital:
London Road, Benham Hill 01635 273300

West Berkshire Council:
Market Street, Newbury 01635 42400

Floodline: 0845 988 118

Childline: 0800 1111

Police Crimestoppers: 0800 555 111

Police(non-emergency): 101

Newbury Central Library (The Wharf): 01635 519900

Newbury Buses: 01635 567500

Acknowledgements

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Photographs supplied by: Colin Hays & Mike Appleton

The Parish Council wishes to thank all those who contributed to the information on the website. Whilst every endeavour has been made to ensure accuracy, it cannot be held responsible for content supplied.