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OXTALK is looking for volunteers. Can you help?

Posted on 11 February, 2014

Technical Officers OXTALK volunteer technical officers record an hour long digital talking newspaper on a Tuesday evening. The weekly recording takes place at the Radio Cherwell Recording Studios, based on the Churchill Hospital site, Headington, from 6.30pm. A technical officer’s commitment of 2 to 3 hours is on one Tuesday evening every 5 to 6 […]

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Timely Gannett grants bring Christmas cheer

Posted on 4 January, 2014

We are delighted to be able to share with you the following article which was printed in the Oxford Mail on 23rd December 2013. The article can also be accessed online at http://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/news/10894369.Timely_Gannett_grants_bring_Christmas_cheer/ THREE charities are celebrating after picking up a major Christmas cash injection from the Oxford Mail’s parent company, the Gannett Foundation. And […]

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OAB November newsletter

Posted on 22 November, 2013

We are pleased to inform you that the latest OAB newsletter is now available online at: http://www.oxeyes.org.uk/website/newsletter/

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Ashmolean artefact handling Wed 13th Nov

Posted on 7 November, 2013

Jude Barrett, Ashmolean Museum, is organising a handling session for people with a visual impairment at the Ashmolean Museum on Wednesday 13 November, 10.30am – 12 noon. You will handle a variety of objects from all over the world and hear the stories attached to them. To book a place please ring 01865 288078 or […]

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OXTALK Chair’s annual report 2013

Posted on 25 October, 2013

Please click the link to download the OXTALK 2013 Annual Report. This was presented by Margaret Simpson at the Oxtalk Autumn meeting, which took place at Barton Community Centre on Thursday 24th October 2013. The complete text of the report is also included below: OXTALK AUTUMN MEETING – 24 OCTOBER 2013 CHAIR’S REPORT TO THE […]

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