Adverts

WANTED: Pampas Grass

My daughter is getting married in Charlbury next summer and would love some dried pampas grass for decoration. Does anyone have some pampas grass in their garden that I could cut? Please contact me through this site. Many thanks.

Susan Terry · Tue 21 Sep, 10:25 · Link


Double bed

Double bed divan base excellent condition collection from woodfield drive  £50 or nearest offer 

Heather reid · Tue 21 Sep, 09:21 · Link


£40 Teak King-sized Bed

Solid teak bed with curved headboard. Very solid, but simple(4 bolts) construction. Handmade in Indonesia.

Has been dismantled for removal.  Contact me on 07852747933

Jeremy J Smyth · Mon 20 Sep, 12:29 · Link


Free: Wardrobe

Free: Large solid polished wood wardrobe/cupboard 163 cm wide /57 cm deep /223 cm high.

It is in good condition but has been sitting in our garage for too long because it is too big for our house. It is easily dismantled.

A reasonable donation to a local charity would be appreciated.

william_robinson@live.co.uk

William Robinson · Sun 19 Sep, 16:39 · Link


M&S Large Wheeled Navy Suitcase £30

Brand new, cost £90. No longer needed.  

Outer and inner zip sections, extending handle.72cm tall x 50cm wide x 27cm deep.  

Email karenefern@gmail.com

Karen Fern · Sun 19 Sep, 13:10 · Link


HiGear Walking Boots - £15

Excellent condition.  Worn twice before too small!  UK Size 6.

Email karenefern@gmail.com

Karen Fern · Sun 19 Sep, 13:00 · Link


Ikea desk - free

We have an Ikea desk to give away which is the same style as the photo.  It has been well used and is missing the thin rubber base of one foot but is otherwise in good condition.  For collection from Market St - legs are detachable for easy transport.  Please contact me through the site if you are interested.

Jacob Ward · Sat 18 Sep, 20:10 · Link


BT2600 Single Digital Cordless Telephone with Answering Machine: £10

Basic BT landline phone with single handset and answering machine facility. In very good condition and perfect working order. No instruction manual but this can be found online:

www.ligo.co.uk/data/manuals/BT%202600%20-%20User%20Manual.pdf

Willing to deliver within Charlbury. Please email Derek at dmc1965@zen.co.uk.

Derek Collett · Thu 16 Sep, 16:13 · Link


LAKSEN Mens Walking/Shooting Waistcoat, Never Worn

LAKSEN WAISTCOAT AS NEW  £50

Sise pockets adjustable for back comfort

Shoulder pads, 2 side deep pockets

Contact via site or ring 07770801610

Gordon Clemson · Thu 16 Sep, 11:18 · Link


My precious dried collection.

Container not included. Collect Charlbury.  £30.00

Jean Adams · Wed 15 Sep, 13:19 · Link


High sleeper bed

Wooden high sleeper single bed with under bed desk. With mattress if wanted.

Dismantled. Easy to assemble using Allan key. Instructions manual available. 

£10. Please contact 07816028611 

Harriet Kopinska · Tue 14 Sep, 23:40 · Link


Laksen Mens Walking/Shooting Jacket Gore-Tex

Laksen Mens Shooting/Walking Jacket Size M  Excellent condition,  worn once

No marks or tears 

2 inside zipped pockets, Fleece lined hand warmer pockets each side, plus two large pockets

Gore-Tex outerwear, keep warm and dry this Winter !

Double zip closure at front and detachable hood 

Bargain at £150 new  is nearer to £550

Contact 07770801610 or g.clemson@hotmail.com

Gordon Clemson · Tue 14 Sep, 15:00 · Link


Elegant evening bag

Elegant Navy Blue Evening Bag With Diamanté Detail.

Detachable metal strap so can be used as a clutch or shoulder bag.

£10

Rachel Ramsay · Tue 14 Sep, 11:15 · Link


Dog Walking

I have lots of experience walking many different kinds of dogs all around Charlbury. Get in touch :) 07464 197 702 

Maryam Lahham · Mon 13 Sep, 23:55 · Link


Admira Concerto - Beautiful Classical Guitar - Nearly new with case

Admira Concerto - Beautiful Classical Guitar

  • Nearly new, bought in 2020, not played since February 2021
  • Current RRP £259 on Gear4Music website
  • Ritter Classical carry case included (RRP £28)
  • Beautiful rosewood finish
  • Ideal for learners or masters!

Best offer over £150 secures, saving over £135 when new.

Buyer collects - Hixet Wood, Charlbury - Julian, 07734 108478

Julian Burnett · Mon 13 Sep, 18:18 · Link


Seeking...

I am doing some research for an article looking at the government's plans to make misogyny a hate crime. The Law Commission have already done a consultation on the proposed plan and their recommendations are expected to be published by the end of the year. 

I am looking for some first person accounts and commentary on the proposed changes from people who work in the criminal justice system or people who used to. I know Charlbury is home to many people who work in this sector, so it would be really helpful to hear from them. Also, if you yourself do not work in that area but have friends or family that do, who would be happy to talk to me, then that would also be appreciated. 

You can contact me through the website and I can then share my email address. Thank you in advance.

Emily Algar · Mon 13 Sep, 09:43 · Link


Free - top part of an old dresser

Measurements: width-180cm, height-105cm, depth-26cm. This is the lovely top part to a very old dresser, in excellent condition, would make some great shelving. Could be painted? Collection only from Woodstock. Please contact Alice 07747031152 

Alice Pryce · Sun 12 Sep, 19:14 · Link


Firespiral Eclipse Obsidian Seafoam woven baby wrap / sling

Eclipse Obsidian Seafoam

75% combed cotton 25% linen 248GSM

Long size 3 - 330cm (shortened from a 4)

£50 (or make me an offer!)

VGUC, incredibly broken in and such a beautiful strokable kitten-belly soft lightweight wrap - only selling as I have developed a preference for a slightly heavier weight and sadly need funds.

From a smoke and pet free, low scent home

Katherine Holmes · Sun 12 Sep, 16:31 · Link


Various items from shed clearance!

Trying to recycle rather than send to landfill have the following available for free if anyone can use them:

5 Pole Windbreaker 3.5m long x 1.2m high  an excellent accessory for the beach or camping. Simple and easy to use, to provide shelter and privacy.

 Please message 07775 625942

Jayne Woodley · Sun 12 Sep, 15:35 · Link


Large trampoline

Our boys are now too old for the trampoline. It's large, 14 feet. Available for collection (it comes apart). James

James Whitehead · Sat 11 Sep, 12:28 · Link


2 STRONG PEOPLE NEEDED

To help us move our furniture around in storage units, on Friday 17 September. Probably 3 - 4 hours. Good hourly rate. Please ring 07713 654209 or mail niki@hernshaw.eu.

NIKI HOLLAND · Fri 10 Sep, 11:40 · Link


FREE 4-drawer file cabinet available

Wooden 4-drawer file cabinet available for FREE. Two people needed to pick up.

Contact Di Gold at 810256 or email Di.Gold@phonecoop.coop

Kathy Broughton · Thu 9 Sep, 12:58 · Link


WANTED: Weights

Looking for a set of hand weights / dumbbells.

Please contact Jill 07959740852

Jill Petersen · Thu 9 Sep, 09:58 · Link


For Sale - Corby 1770 Trouser Press

Finish: Beech finish with black trim

Press Settings: 15, 30 or 45 minutes

Fitting: Freestanding unit or can be wall mounted

Extras: comes complete with feet, coin tray and jacket hanger

Features: thermostat, automatic cut off, manual cancel option and LED countdown timer

Dimensions (cm): H 109.5 x W 46.5 x D 35.5

Price: GBP 90 (RRP GBP 179) - am on a US MacBook!

Contact Jos on 07468 690059 or jos.foulston@gmail.com 

Jos Foulston · Wed 8 Sep, 12:35 · Link


Urgently required Part Time Personal Assistant / Support Worker


I am a professional musician residing in Charlbury, Oxon. I have a visual and hearing impairment and although I am keen to maintain my independence I require regular support to do certain activities. I am looking for help during the week (approx 5 hours per day) and occasional weekends (3 hours per day) at a pay rate of £9.50 an hour and £10.50 on weekends which is managed through a payroll system.

Some flexibility is desirable as I employ two other PAs who help on weekdays and weekends so you would be part of a team. Reliability and commitment are incredibly important to me so I would like to invest in someone who is looking for longer term work.

You will need your own transport and mileage costs incurred at work will be paid at standard rate.

I have a cat!

Tasks required

• Assistance with shopping, cooking, light housework and medication.

• Making outfits

• Admin duties which include dealing with correspondence, emails, filing and appointments.

• Driving to help with shopping, appointments, attending social activities and gigs.

• Support with performing live-stream gigs and social media presence.

• No personal care is needed.

Personal specifications

Essential:

• Excellent organisational and communication skills.

• Ability to cook from fresh ingredients.

• Good fashion sense

• IT skills - especially using a Mac and iPhone and their applications.

• UK driving license and own transport.

• Flexibility to cover some planned and last-minute absences and occasional evenings

Desirable:

• Gardening skills.

• Knowledge and experience of my various musical tasks pertaining to my profession. If you don’t have these skills but are willing to learn quickly (e.g. using free help resources online) then this would be equally helpful.

• Non-smoker preferable.

• No preference to male or female.

For more information please contact:

Elena Piras info@elenapiras.com

Elena Piras · Tue 7 Sep, 20:02 · Link


Doorway aluminium carpet grippers

I have 5 aluminium doorway carpet grippers, 3 double, 2 single, brand new made by Floorwise, no use to me, retail between £6.00/£18.00, sell £20.00 all five or best offer.

Call/text 

07855006197.

michael clapton · Tue 7 Sep, 10:21 · Link


Steiff toys for sale and John Deere Heirloom bear

All items in Pristine condition, with authentic tags and buttons and never been used as toys

Christmas in coming.........

John Deere Heirloom Bear £30

Steiff Westie 660863.   £50

Steiff 8 inch Tawni Owl 661532    £40

Steiff very cuddly genuine mohair Teddy Bär Bertie.  £35

Please email eileen130849@yahoo.co.uk or phone 07762053748

Sorry... Steiff Westie has now been sold ..thanks for all the interest 

Eileen Hipgrave · Mon 6 Sep, 10:21 · Link


WANTED - large fold up table

Hello, I am looking to buy 1 or 2 large, strong fold up picnic/catering tables approx 5 or 6ft long, like the one in the photo. In case you are getting rid of one please do contact me, that would be fantastic, thank you. Alice 07747031152 

Alice Pryce · Sun 5 Sep, 20:44 · Link


Set of three measuring cups

Set of three measuring cups for baking - £5

Rachel Ramsay · Sun 5 Sep, 15:47 · Link


Interlocking kids EVA foam play mat, 60cm squares x 9 (Free)

We have 9 of these interlocking 60cm squares of EVA foam play mats to give away. We have had them for 7 years and they are faded in places, and may need a wipe. They still function well as kids play mat though. Would be a shame to go to landfill! Available for free. Collect from Charlbury.

Victoria Chan · Sat 4 Sep, 17:32 · Link


Wifi boosters

3 x TalK Talk DLink wifi boosters - as new 

Happy to sell individually for £20 or consider £50 for all three

Cost £85 each when purchased last year

Please msg 07775 625942

Jayne Woodley · Sat 4 Sep, 11:31 · Link


Bath caddy with wine and book holder

Wooden bath caddy with extendable arms, book rest and a special slot for holding your wine glass so you don’t accidentally knock it over into the bath! Also has a soap holder. 

£10 

Rachel Ramsay · Thu 2 Sep, 18:35 · Link


Bar person needed at The Rose and Crown

 We are looking for someone to work 3-4 hours Saturday and Sunday. Please get in touch if interested 😊🍻07876232124

nikki page · Thu 2 Sep, 16:32 · Link


Lost Teddy on wall at side of footpath of The Slade

There is a soft toy on top of the wall at the side of the footpath off The Slade near the entrance to SANDFORD Mount. I have left it there in case it’s owner comes looking for it as it may have been dropped on a walk. I have added a photo here in case someone recognises it. I decided to take him home out of the elements so if he’s yours do get in touch.

NADINE MILLS · Wed 1 Sep, 19:18 · Link


Digital camera needed

If you have a decent, working digital camera you no longer use and would be willing to donate it to your local pre-school, please get in touch with Emily: emilydytor@gmail.com

Emily Dytor · Tue 31 Aug, 21:28 · Link


Table and four chairs

Extendable table with 4 chairs excellent condition collection only £50 

Heather reid · Tue 21 Sep, 09:23 · Link


Free MacLaren buggy

Free MacLaren buggy to a good home, well loved but still in working order. Would be good as a second / spare buggy

Louise Nem · Tue 21 Sep, 09:08 · Link


Camping gear

Hi all, do any of you have any camping gear collecting dust in the attic? I can take your old tent, sleeping mat and bag off your hands. Contact Anni via site or text 0785-333-6905

Anni Barbes · Sun 19 Sep, 16:50 · Link


Free: various things

1) small working CD player

2) set of coloured skateboard deck nuts and screws

3) 2x a third full interior silk paint (dusky pink and a lighter pink)

4) Dry Pollyfilla mix - full pack but box slightly damaged

Please say which item you are interested in when messaging. 

Helen Holwill · Sun 19 Sep, 14:51 · Link


Adidas Football Boots £10

Great condition - worn a handful of times. UK Size 10.5

Sons name is written on inside label.  Could be crossed out.  

Email karenefern@gmail.com

Karen Fern · Sun 19 Sep, 13:04 · Link


Pair of sunglasses

Pair of sunglasses found at Street Fair - pls contact via website

Rachael Lunney · Sun 19 Sep, 11:44 · Link


Gent's LandRover Hybrid Bike £50

Full size gent's bike. Land Rover Athabasca Freelander.  3x7 Shimano gears. Little used, just needs tlc. Ring 07969970003

Basil Eastwood · Thu 16 Sep, 17:24 · Link


'MOLESKIN' TROUSERS Walking / shooting etc

'Moleskin trousers'  100% cotton 34 waist 29 leg

As new never worn  £25

 Contact vis site or 07770801610

Gordon Clemson · Thu 16 Sep, 11:25 · Link


For Sale - Apple iPhone 7 (Unlocked) + Quad Lock Bike Kit

Unlocked black 32GB Apple iPhone 7 in good condition. Comes with ultra resistant screen protector (partially scratched) + an unused spare in a black protective Quad Lock case + secure bike stem mount.

The Quad Lock® iPhone Bike Mounts are the lightest, strongest and most secure smartphone bike mount on the market.

PROTECTIVE / IMPACT RESISTANT CASE

The tough, polycarbonate core and impact absorbing TPU edge-to-edge outer shell protects your iPhone from everyday activities. Add a weather resistant Poncho (optional) for extra protection from rain, mud, sweat, extreme weather conditions and impact.

SECURE MOUNTING

The patented dual-stage lock is super strong, so you can ride with confidence over bumps and jumps knowing that your iPhone isn’t going anywhere your bike isn’t.

QUICK TO ATTACH / DETACH

Simply twist and lock to view apps such as Strava®, MapmyRide or Apple® maps as you ride. Detach just as easily so you don’t miss a photo opportunity or important phone call. Remember, it’s all in the technique, not the force.

£149

Contact Jos on 07468 690059 or jos.foulston@gmail.com 

Jos Foulston · Thu 16 Sep, 10:03 · Link


Gardener Needed!

Experienced gardener sought for a small friendly team in a local gardening and landscape business.

Exciting range of local gardens and estates from Stow to Banbury.

Applicants must have a true passion for horticulture, be able to demonstrate good plant knowledge, and ideally hold a level two horticultural qualification or a minimum of three years experience.

Construction experience and full clean driving licence also an advantage.

The business is expanding and developing so new employees will have the opportunity to develop knowledge and grow within the roles.

Please contact Laura McCarthy 07429054877 or by email at woodlandtrumpets@yahoo.co.uk for further details

Laura McCarthy · Wed 15 Sep, 08:13 · Link


Wooden fire surround

Large wooden fire surround with ornate gold painted features

Harriet Kopinska · Tue 14 Sep, 23:36 · Link


Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls 2, £15.00

as new, in great condition. RRP £25.00

Call 07739 113114

Julia Raymond-Barker · Tue 14 Sep, 14:12 · Link


Teak Furniture available

Teak table and 8 ladder-back chairs- some scratches so good for upcycling project. FREE with contribution to Charlbury Street Fair

Teak-framed mirror 110cm x 101cm £40

Small Teak desk 106cm x 52cm FREE with contribution to Charlbury Street Fair

Please call Jeremy on 07852747933

Jeremy Smyth · Tue 14 Sep, 08:28 · Link


Single bed FREE

Single metal bed. Slots together without fixings. Good condition but outside so needs to go soon. Collection Hundley Way. 

merle esson · Mon 13 Sep, 18:49 · Link


More plants from my garden

Epimedium, Christmas Rose, a single primrose (there are more if wanted), alchemilla mollis, and a single raspberry plant Autumn Bliss which will fruit next year.

They're all in my drive.  Many went last week which is great...

I'm at Lower Watts House, Park Street, on the left at the bottom of the hill down from St Mary's.

Liz Reason · Mon 13 Sep, 12:44 · Link


Swoon/John Lewis drinks cabinet £200

A great drinks cabinet bought last year £690, barely used. All specifications are in the attached photos or you can look it up on the John Lewis website. Collection from Woodstock. Please contact Alice if you are interested or would like to see it, tel:07747031152 thank you. 

Alice Pryce · Sun 12 Sep, 19:44 · Link


HELP NEEDED MOVING BOXES BETWEEN 2 GARAGES IN CHARLBURY

I need a driver with a van or an estate car with folding back seats, to help me move cardboard boxes between a garage in Rochester Place and a garage in Jeffersons Piece. I am going to need this three or four times during September and October. Most boxes contain books or old files, while some contain cutlery, china, bric a brac.  Am happy to pay a driver and an assistant to make things easier. Thank you.

Contact me on: 07734 694701 or: cornelius@crcwritingservices.com 

cornelius · Sun 12 Sep, 17:14 · Link


Two Hardwood Teak Titanic Deck Chair/Sun Loungers

Original Habitat models! But stored in the shed so still looking great.  

As can be seen from photos foot attachment/ lounger not yet as nicely greyed as deckchair as rarely used.

£20 each 

Please message 07775 625942

Jayne Woodley · Sun 12 Sep, 15:47 · Link


Barista needed for the Street Fair on Saturday 18th September

I'm after someone to help with a quirky vintage coffee van for the afternoon of Saturday 18th September. 2-6pm. Good rates of pay. Please call 07836 689881

Hugo Pickering · Sat 11 Sep, 12:59 · Link


Selling Elvie breastpump plus additional containers

Selling an Elvie breastpump with additional storage containers for £150. The pump alone is for sale for £240 and the containers are an additional £30. I only used the pump a handful of times so the additional parts will just need sterilising. Collection from Stonesfield or I can drop it off. 

Laonie Hunter · Fri 10 Sep, 12:11 · Link


King Size adjustable electric bed

King size adjustable electric bed with a massage function for sale. In very good condition. The reckoning sections can be operated independently. £200 including delivery for a quick sale. Please contact Jon on 07843448433. 

Jon Mackay · Thu 9 Sep, 14:05 · Link


Have you lost a dog harness?

It's hanging on a bush where Quarry Lane bends sharply left, here: https://what3words.com/revolting.wash.changes

James Styring · Thu 9 Sep, 10:00 · Link


Idéal Standard New Cloakroom Washbasin £50

Brand new, still  in the box, Ideal Standard cloakroom washbasin, designed to fit onto Ideal Standard base unit. Measurements 45 cms x 25 cms . The photo with the tap hole on the right is just to show how stylish it looks in situ. 

Actual one for sale has the taphole on the left, which was ordered by mistake. Please email eileen130849@yahoo.co.uk or phone 07762053748

Eileen Hipgrave · Thu 9 Sep, 08:45 · Link


JOB OPPORTUNITY - CLEANER

We are looking for a flexible cleaner to clean one Shepherd's Hut and outside surrounds.

Hours are flexible and not fixed.

Cleaning can be carried anytime between check out (10am) and check- in (3pm) as long as the job is completed in time and carried out to a high standard.

Maximum 2 hours cleaning required.

Hours per week depend on bookings.

Mostly weekday work, however, occasional weekend work required on request.

Cleaning equipment all provided.

Requirements:

  • Attention to detail

  • Flexible

  • Reliable

  • Good work ethic

Location: Charlbury

Please contact Laura on 07837214188 for more details.

Laura Ford · Tue 7 Sep, 21:35 · Link


Cleaner Needed for House near Charlbury

We are looking for a lovely cleaner for 6-8 hours a week. We are a couple who travel alot and are clean and tidy! Our house is based about 5 mins from central Charlbury. Would also be interested in someone who can help with shopping and a few other chores. Good hourly rates offered. Please contact me on 07900691848. Many thanks 

Harry Bee · Tue 7 Sep, 15:36 · Link


Artist's storage/travelling portfolio

I have a strong, well-made Artist's Portfolio for sale £10.  Dimensions are 19|" by "26.  It is extremely sturdy and because of this it is heavy and I'm no longer strong enough to haul it around any more.  If you would like to own such a beautifully made object please contact Lee on 01608 819003 or through this website.

Lee Belcher · Mon 6 Sep, 13:45 · Link


1st Chadlington Brownies

brownies-top-left.png

Chadlington Brownies have continued to meet over the last year over Zoom and then face to face from May ’21. We have lots of fun together: craft activities, games, singing, camp fires,

sleep-overs & pack holidays to name but a few.

We meet on Monday evenings, 6-7pm at the Chadlington Memorial Hall.

If your daughter would like to join or come for a taster evening please contact Janet Monk on 07789 334578

Rachael Lunney · Mon 6 Sep, 08:21 · Link


Set of four measuring spoons

Set of four measuring spoons - £3

Rachel Ramsay · Sun 5 Sep, 15:51 · Link


Tall shabby Chic Hall Console

Beautiful hall console with drawer & cupboard imported from Bali.

Contact Tina 07774 611462 to make offer.

Tina Piotrowsky · Sun 5 Sep, 08:35 · Link


Humax 4K TV Recorder - New

Cost £249 new, records 4 programmes at once. Used only a few weeks. Bargain at £150. Click below for full details. 

https://www.humaxdirect.co.uk/humax-aura-4k-android-tv-recorder.html?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI4f-5k_Xk8gIVgtPtCh1DSwo8EAAYASAAEgJJ4fD_BwE

Heather Hill · Sat 4 Sep, 15:55 · Link


Pushchair - Mamas and Papas Sola £70 plus free car seat

Mamas and Papas Purple Sola pushchair in very good condition including foot muff, rain cover and sun parasol

RRP £350

Car seat Britax Romer Eclipse (9-18kg) free with pushchair

Call 810525

Tony Lloyd · Thu 2 Sep, 19:43 · Link


Baby and toddler items

Lots of baby and toddler items to get rid of in return for small donation to Charlbury preschool:

Toy pram; wellies size 8; leather boots size 24 European; box of plastic beakers, cups, bowls, potty, coverall bibs, paw patrol water bottle; box of toys including Tomy squeaky eggs, hand puppets, doll, stacking cubes, stacking cups; zip through waterproof all-in one age 2 to 3; snoozeshade for pram; stick on shades for car window; fabric reward chart with Velcro stars. Please contact me through this site to collect. 

Claire Wilding · Thu 2 Sep, 17:27 · Link


Bosch Als 30 Garden tidy leaf sucker

Hardly used, with shoulder strap

Contact: 07787 508534 for purchasing  

£30

Brenda Clogger · Thu 2 Sep, 10:58 · Link


HELP WANTED

HELP WANTED

WEEKEND CHEF/COOK

Private English family home Charlbury OX7 with young children

Live out - must have own transport

Breakfast - Saturday and Sunday

Dinner - Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening

Lunch and dinner parties for several guests on some weekends

Please contact:  brianjholmes@hotmail.com

Brian Holmes · Wed 1 Sep, 16:33 · Link


1st Chadlington Brownies !

Chadlington Brownies have continued to meet over the last year over Zoom and then face to face from May ’21. We have lots of fun together: craft activities, games, singing, camp fires,

sleep-overs & pack holidays to name but a few.

We meet on Monday evenings, 6-7pm at the Chadlington Memorial Hall.

If your daughter would like to join or come for a taster evening please contact Janet Monk on 07789 334578

Andy Maclean · Tue 31 Aug, 13:57 · Link


Charlbury Website © 2012-2021. Contributions are the opinion of their authors. Heading photo by David R Murphy. Code/design by Richard Fairhurst. Contact us. Follow us on Twitter. Like us on Facebook.