Author: Joyce Huddleston

Call for volunteers

Volunteers Work in a team Make new friends Connect with the village Contribute to village life Radley Village Shop is in urgent need for more volunteers. It has been run by a dedicated volunteer workforce for 12 years, but we now need more volunteers so that the shop can continue to provide a valuable service

Shop pays off mortgage on premises early

In November 2017 Radley Village Shop Association used money from its reserves to pay off the outstanding balance on the mortgage taken out six years ago to buy the lease of the shop premises. The shop’s success over the past 10 years in achieving an annual surplus had enabled it to build up significant reserves.

Five star news

Radley Village Shop has maintained its five star (maximum) rating for food hygiene under the Scores on the Doors food hygiene scheme used by many local authorities including the Vale of the White Horse District Council. An environmental health inspector visited on Saturday 6 January and had a thorough look around and sampled our records

Work of shop volunteers recognised with Unsung Heroes of the Vale Award

Shop stalwarts, Bob and Pat Earl, have been recognised for their long-standing commitment to Radley Village Shop with an Unsung Hero Award from the Vale of White Horse District Council. The award was presented by Councillor Reg White, chairman of the Council, at a celebration lunch at the Beacon in Wantage on Saturday 4th November.