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[2 Jul 2015]
Details of the Agincourt 600 Commemorative Fund

By a grant agreement between the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Support of the DCMS and Agincourt 600 (COI 1154991) it is agreed that the Secretary of State will pay up to £1m in a grant to Agincourt 600: ‘the grant will be used to contribute to the costs of events and educational activities organised by Agincourt 600 and subsidiary organisations to mark the 600th anniversary of the battle of Agincourt across the UK and Europe. The Grant shall be used solely for these purposes and shall not be applied other than in accordance with the terms of the agreement’.

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[5 Jun 2015]
Sir Tony Baldry to become Banbury Museum Patron

Sir Tony Baldry, who retired as MP for North Oxfordshire at the General Election, has agreed to become Patron to the recently formed Banbury Museum Trust.

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[27 Mar 2015]
Tony Baldry to become a Patron of Katharine House Hospice

Sir Tony Baldry who is standing down from Parliament is to become a Patron of Katharine House Hospice. Shortly after the Katharine House Hospice was opened, Tony Baldry helped set up in Parliament with the late Labour MP, Jack Ashley, the first All Party Hospice Support Group.

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[26 Mar 2015]
Church of England welcomes Royal Assent for Lords Spiritual (Women) Act

The Church of England has welcomed Royal Assent today for an Act that will bring forward the introduction of the first women diocesan bishops into the House of Lords.

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[26 Mar 2015]
Sir Tony stands down as Member of Parliament for North Oxfordshire

As Parliament has now dissolved, Sir Tony has now ceased to be a Member of Parliament.

Sir Tony said:

“It has been an enormous privilege to serve the people of North Oxfordshire for almost a third of century. I am incredibly grateful to all those who have supported me over the years, particularly my loyal staff without whom my office would not have operated so smoothly.”

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[26 Mar 2015]
Baldry welcomes £100,000 roof grant for St Mary’s Banbury

Banbury MP, the Rt. Hon. Sir Tony Baldry has today welcomed news that St Mary’s Banbury will receive £100,000 towards the repair of its roof.

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[26 Mar 2015]
Chancellor announces details of church roof grants

Chancellor awards £30 million funding package for listed places of worship today, with second round of £25 million to open for 2015-16

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[24 Mar 2015]
Tony Baldry MP supports Contact the Elderly’s mission to tackle loneliness in older people

With more than one million isolated people aged 75 and over across the UK, North Oxfordshire MP, Sir Tony Baldry, is supporting Contact the Elderly in its ambition to help lonely older people in his constituency.

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[22 Mar 2015]
Sir Tony’s last public duty

On Sunday, North Oxfordshire MP Sir Tony Baldry carried out his last public duty in Banbury prior to Parliament dissolving at the end of the month. Sir Tony will cease to be an MP at dissolution.