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The Hummingbird Centre
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OX26 5DX

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April 2016


The local community gathered at Lakeview Drive, Thursday 14th April as the doors to the eagerly anticipated new Tesco superstore opened for the first time.

The official celebrations began at 10 am when MP Victoria Prentis joined long serving Tesco colleague Cilla to cut the ribbon to officially declare the store open.  Part of the launch celebrations included a £500 donation to The Hummingbird Centre, store Manager, Paul said “we are thrilled that the store is now open and that the local community came out to help us celebrate.  We were delighted that representatives from our two chosen charities were able to join us The Hummingbird Centre and Ardley Rescue Kennels both of whom received £500”

Mechelle Harris, commented “It was lovely to be invited along to the launch of the new Tesco store and to have been presented with a donation of £500 we would like to thank Ginny for nominating us”


The Hummingbird Centre presents a night of Motown

Even though this event happened towards the end of April we would like to mention it within our news.

Friday 29th April at the Highfield Social Club, Bob and Jackie Maynard hosted a night of Motown featuring Jacqueline Faye, Vikki Rosina along with special guest appearance from the Blues Brothers tribute act The Two Knights from Staffordshire.  A Committee member from The Highfields commented“We’ve seen some acts at The Highfield but this is total quality”

The event raised just over £700.