At our 2018 Open Afternoon there was an opportunity to look round the new exhibition in the Heritage Centre, curated by Alan Watkins - Churchill and Sarsden in the Great War 1914-1918 – accompanied by delicious tea and scones – and we also organised a SCARECROW WORKSHOP.
From Our Guest Book
"Lovely spot, so grateful this part of the old church was saved."
"A little gem I didn't know existed."
"Fantastic, absolutely first class. Most interesting and informative."
"A fascinating visit. William Smith was a wonderful man! "
"Such a wonderful enterprise. The locality should be proud of it."
"What a lovely treat to stumble upon. Thank you for preserving a part of our Heritage"
"Congratulations to all on this initiative. So well-organised and user-friendly."
"Why haven't we been here earlier? We shall certainly return!"
"A fine chance discovery"
"Great building, well restored. Charming!"
"Excellent to have this centre as a focus for Churchill's history - especially in relation to William Smith."
"A fascinating display in a very beautiful setting."
"Very good new interactive displays, very comprehensive."
"Beautiful setting, very peaceful & informative"
"Beautiful restoration, very nicely done! Unexpected hive of information."
How to find us:
Churchill & Sarsden Heritage Centre Hastings Hill, Churchill Nr. Chipping Norton, OX7 6NA
We are very happy to try to help with questions about Churchill and Sarsden family history or other local queries.
Tel: 01608 658603 or 01608 658579 Email: click here
3 miles from Chipping Norton on B4450 5 miles from Stow on the Wold 22 miles north west of Oxford Rail to Kingham (on London/Oxford to Hereford line)
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