Almshouse vacancy – applications invited

May 11, 2018

Notice is given that No. 2 Almshouses, Church Road, Blewbury is soon to be available for residency. Applications are invited to fill the vacancy from persons who have resided in the area of the Ancient Parish for more than two years. The Ancient Parish consists of the present day civil parishes of Blewbury, Upton and Aston Upthorpe.

Applications should be made in writing to Miss S Donne, Clerk to the Trustees at Godwins, Bridus Way, Blewbury, Oxfordshire, OX11 9NW, by Friday 25th May 2018. Applicants should state their name, address, date of birth and occupation, if any, and be prepared to provide evidence of their qualification for appointment as resident, responsible for the upkeep of the property which includes a garden. Details given in the letter will be of considerable help to the Trustees in making an appointment.

Preference will be given to those with low income and those who have resided longest in the Ancient Parish. Short-listed applicants will be asked to attend for interview by the Trustees.

Applications from those without the prescribed qualification will be accepted for consideration should there be none from persons with the required qualification.

Registered Charity No: 203538