Links

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Our Village School

For more information about Wootton Wawen C of E Primary School visit      www.woottonwawenprimaryschool.co.uk

Windows of Warwickshire

A very useful site, especially for anyone interested in seeing some old photographs of the village, is "Windows on Warwickshire". The general link is: www.windowsonwarwickshire.org.uk which goes under the heading "Unlocking the Past". The photographs of 'old Wootton' can be found at: www.search.windowsonwarwickshire.org.uk/engine/theme/default.asp?theme=1688&text=0

Heart of England Tourist Information

The "Heart of England Tourist Information" site, which includes original photos and descriptions of some of the best tourist attractions in Warwickshire, is worth a visit. Use the link www.heart-of-england.net and click on "Wootton Wawen and the Saxon Sanctuary" under "Villages" in the left-hand menu.

The British History Online

The "British History online" site is interesting. Go to www.british-history.ac.uk/place.asp and click on "Midlands" on the menu of places. Then insert "Wootton Wawen" in the search space in the top right-hand corner and hit 'Go'. There are a number of items listed for further perusal, one of particular interest is "Alien houses - Priory of Wootton Wawen"

The Heritage Lottery Fund

The Heritage Lottery Fund financed a project for "Kings College Cambridge" to research their estate records. (The original Priory, its assets and Church were given to the College in 1443 by Henry VI.). The match for records of 'Wootton Wawen' can be found atwww.kings.cam.ac.uk/library/archives/college/hlfproject/counties/warwickshire/html

The Stratford-Upon-Avon Canal Society

Canal and history enthusiasts will find "The Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Society" website interesting. Some historical photographs from their archives can be found at: www.stratfordcanalsociety.org.uk/archives.html More recent details of the canal can be found at: www.canaljunction.com/canal/stratford.htm

The Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry

"The Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry" site provides some local information - the general site is: www.bmsgh.org and specific details relating to St. Peter's in Wootton Wawen can be found at: www.bmsgh.org/parish/warw/tyaiw/woottonwawen.htm/

Saxon Sanctuary

The website for the "Saxon Sanctuary" exhibition has been upgraded and contains lots of history about the village and St. Peter's Church : www.saxonsanctuary.org  Additionally, the three local anglican churches of Wootton Wawen, Preston Bagot and Claverdon have their own website: www.churchesofarden.org.uk

Henley-in-Arden

For news and information about Henley-in-Arden (and sometimes Wootton Wawen!) go to: www.henley-in-arden.co.uk  or www.henleynews.co.uk

Henley Medical Centre

The Henley Medical Centre now has its own website, with details of opening times, etc.  www.henley-in-ardenmedcntr.co.uk

Local Newspapers

Links to local newspapers for up-to-date news are www.stratford-herald.co.uk and www.stratfordobserver.co.uk

Henley-in-Arden Useful Links

Some useful websites for Henley-in-Arden information include www.henley-in-arden.co.uk, www.henleynews.co.uk www.henley-in-arden.org, and www.heritagehenley.org.uk

If anyone knows of other relevant sites, please e-mail them to WAWENPC05@aol.com and they will be added to the list.

Henley-in-Arden Community Library

Winter Hours  9 to 6 Tuesday and Fri 9 to 1 Saturday. Telephone at reception desk during library hours: 01564 794 885  Office:  01564 792 941

Address: The Old Schoolroom, Henley in Arden Methodist Church,  115 High Street, Henley in Arden B95 5AU

Email:  henley.community.library@gmail.com

website: www.henleycommunitylibrary.org

Useful Info

Village Facilities

Parish Council Office

Contact Jackie Chapman: 01564 794111 or 07966 389378
wawenpc05@aol.com

Village Hall Bookings

Contact Shirley Davies: 01564 792904

School
Head Teacher:  Marion jones
01564 792574

Pre-School
Contact Patricia Baker: 07752 381205

Youth Club
Contact Sue Griffin: 01527 457969

Website Queries or Suggestions
Contact: cllr-iain.moone@63acres.co.uk

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