About Us

The Benefice of Cherwell Valley was formed on the 1st March 2005 and includes the parishes of Ardley with Fewcott, Fritwell, Lower Heyford with Caulcott, Somerton, Souldern, and Upper Heyford (including Heyford Park). The Benefice falls within the Bicester and Islip deanery within the Archdeaconry of Dorchester under the oversight of the Bishop of Dorchester.


Meet the new
Bishop of Oxford
The Right Reverend
Dr Steven Croft

During the meeting Bishop Steven will be sharing his vision for Oxford Diocese and sharing in a time of open questions
Thursday 13th July 7:30pm St Edburg’s Church Bicester

The Forum

The Bronte Sisters By Grace Williams
The Reading Room, Upper Heyford OX25 5LG
Tuesday 8th August 7:30-9:30 pm

HOLIDAY CLUB 2017

Mission Rescue is based on how God rescued his people from slavery in Egypt. As Agents, the children will explore the Bible stories and have a chance to engage in missions, crack codes, invent secret languages, make disguises and deliver messages. Don’t miss the fun! Contact the Benefice Office for more information or to join the team as a volunteer
The Chapel, Heyford Park
Mon7th - Fri 11th and Sunday 13th August