Looking forward to seeing you at the Filkins and Broughton Poggs 2016 Events which you will find listed in your 2016 Calendar and on the Website WHATS ON Page.

Watch out for the spring offers at the Village Shop - now on their website page see the link to amazing spring wine offers

Summer is coming and the Swimming Pool is getting geared up for the season.. find out more.. renew your membership and come along and join in the fun!

See Swimming Pool page (sport and Leisure tab) or click here for more info

If you are involved in any events or activities in and around Filkins and Broughton Poggs and want to have them listed on the website, please email webmaster@filkins.org.uk

and dont forget you can read each month's Newsletter 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 2.30 - 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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