Dates for 2017 Village events and activities are now showing - go to the 2017 Whats On Page for further information.

If you are involved in any event not listed here please send information to the webmaster email addres and your event will be added to the list.

St Filica AGM on 7th Feb at 8pm in the Village Hall - old and new members welcome. See how you can help us run and support Village events and activities.

The big event of the year for St Filica will be the Ball. Please note the Ball is listed on 2 dates in your St Filica 2017 Calendar.... correct date is Saturday 24th June. Book your place or table soon!

And dont forget the Newsletter is in glorious colour for you to read monthly online -see St Filica Newsletters tab


Swinford Museum

George Swinford outside the Swinford Museum in Filkins
'Young' George Swinford at the Swinford Museum at Filkins

Housed in a 17th century cottage, this fine collection of local domestic, agricultural, trade and craft tools provides a unique picture of a bygone rural community.

One of Oxfordshire's oldest small rural museums, it was originally set up by George Swinford in the 1930's with the help of Sir Stafford Cripps.

Opening Times

We will be open twice a month on the first and third Sunday of the month from

May to September 2.00 - 5 pm

See the Museum Events Page for this years special events

We always welcome group viists whereby we offfer a warm welcome, visit of the museum, short history walk of the village and a cream tea. Please telephne Diane on 01367 860504 for more information or to book a visit.

If you are researching family who lived in Filkins, w can help with assistance from the church records which have been transcribed by Gerald Webb and Diane Blackett.

A small donation would be appreciated.



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