Wednesday, 2 January 2019

Balscote Film Club... Coming Soon

Some of the films that will be screened at Balscote Film Club when they are available on DVD... Why not take a look at for details of what is being shown at the cinema and share your thoughts on the films you would like to see screened by emailing suggestions to

Saturday 12 January 7:30pm
Mamma Mia : Here We Go Again! - Sing along Edition
Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again. Ten years after Mamma Mia! The Movie grossed more than $600 million, you’re invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi in an all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA. With the film’s original cast returning and new additions including Lily James, Andy Garcia and Oscar® winner Cher.

Saturday 15 February 7:30pm
Golden Years Grand Theft OAP
When Arthur and Martha Goode find that their pension pot is virtually worthless they decide to take drastic action - by robbing a bank! After their first robbery is successful they start to like the criminal lifestyle and so decide to rob even more, but as the banks get bigger and the robberies get riskier will they be able to outwit the police as they close in? In the vein of "Lady In the Van" and "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel", Golden Years is a hilarious British heist thriller that shows just because you're getting old doesn't mean you have to stop having fun. Additional features include: About the film Audience Interviews with the cast and Director. Screenplay By Nick Knowles, John Miller and Jeremy Sheldon.

Saturday 9 March 7:30pm
First Man
Oscar®-winning director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for the riveting story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic Apollo 11 flight. A visceral, intimate account told from Armstrong’s perspective and based on the book by James R. Hansen, the film explores the triumphs and the cost on Armstrong, his family, his colleagues, and the nation itself for one of the most dangerous missions in history.

Saturday 13 April 7:30pm
Bohemian Rhapsody
Bohemian Rhapsody celebrates the band Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers ever.

Balscote Film Club Membership Details

Due to the film licensing conditions we have to operate the film club using an annual membership approach. This means paying an up front annual membership fee that will give you unlimited admission to all film events throughout the year.

Adults £15, Senior Citizens £10, Children (Under 16) £7
MONTHLY FILM NIGHTS on the 2nd Saturday Night of each month at 7:30pm

We have some great facilities available giving you the opportunity to enjoy some great entertainment right here in the village of Balscote. Please come along to the next film event and join Balscote Film Club.

Monday, 4 December 2017

How to hire Balscote Village Hall

If you'd like to hire Balscote Village Hall, please email all enquiries to The Village Calendar on the website is regularly kept up to date showing existing bookings and planned events. 

Village Hall Booking Form - Updated October 2017

Balscote Village Hall Trust is a non-profit making organisation set up to provide facilities for the Balscote community and help all age groups enjoy an active social life within the village. Our new Village Hall was designed and built to provide community facilities all year around in an affordable and environmentally-friendly way. Registered Charity No: 1085730

Thursday, 21 March 2013

Useful Contact Details for Local Services

Cherwell District Council, Bodicote House, Bodicote, Banbury, Oxon OX15 4AA
01295 252535

Abandoned Vehicles (to report) 01295 221633
Buses – Dial-a-Ride 01295 263777
Dog Warden 01295 221633
Drainage 01295 221795
Fly Tipping & Graffiti 01295 221940
Hospitals: The Horton 01295 275500
Hospitals: John Radcliffe 01865 741166
Library 01295 262282
Museum 01295 259855

Noise Complaints 01295 221631
Pavements 0845 310111
Pest Control 01295 221620
Police (enquiries) 08458 505505    
Rail (Chiltern Railways) 08456 005165    
Rail (Train times) 08457 484950    
Rubbish & Recycling

Home & bulky waste 01295 221940
Refuse bins 01295 221915
Street lights (report a fault) 0800 317802
Parish Clerk: Mrs Patricia Jesson, “Homeland”, Balscote. Banbury 0X15 6JP
Telephone: 01295 738640 E-mail: