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Oxford Chamber Music Society

Trinity Term 2000. 7 May , 8 p.m., Leopold String Trio, works by Sibelius, Moeran, R. Strauss, Beethoven: 25 June, 8 p.m., London Wind Trio and Sam Haywood (piano), works by Mozart, Milhaud, Walthew, Glinka, Canteloube, Poulenc. Holywell Music Room. Tickets: £11, or £10 in advance from the Oxford Playhouse Box Office (tel.: Oxford 798600); concs: Seniors £9/£8, students and juniors £4.50.

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Westminster Classic Tours

From Troy to Tarsus, we cruise the Turkish coast offering classical tours for a maximum of 12 per group, on traditional Turkish gulets. We also offer painting tours, private charters for friends or family, and tours of mainland Greece. For a copy of our brochure contact us at Westminster Classic tours, suite 120, 266 Banbury Road, Oxford. Tel.: Oxford 728565, fax: 728575, e-mail: info@wct99.com.

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Friends of Oxford Botanic Garden

Grand, millenium plant sale, to be held in the Oxford University Parks, South Parks Road, on Sun., 7 May at 2.30 p.m. Good plants from Friends' gardens, both celebrated and less well known, also from nurseries and colleges. There will be free horticultural advice from top- notch gardeners, as well as teas and second-hand gardening books. Parking in the St Cross Building, Manor Road. All proceeds go to the fund set up by the Friends of Oxford Botanic Garden, to put the work of our Education Officer on to a firm footing for the future. The plant sale is one of many efforts to raise the £350,000 needed to establish the Education post.

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Musica Humana Oxford

Dana T. Marsh, Director, will offer the programmes `Splendours of Tudor Polyphony: Music for the Sarum Rite', featuring the Cantate Mass of John Sheppard, with additional motets and responds by Thomas Tallis and Sheppard. Sat., 13 May at 8.15 p.m. in the Chapel of Queen's College. Tickets £6 (£4 concessions, £2 students) at the door.

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Bodleian Shop

See our full range of postcards, greetings cards, and stationery with a difference! Our `Oxford Views' writing paper, using engravings from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera, is printed in the Bodleian on high quality conservation paper; A4 size, 16 sheets and 16 envelopes, £5.95. Shop open Mon.--Fri., 9 a.m.--5 p.m., Sat., 9 a.m.--12.30 p.m.

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Tuition Offered

Coaching and supervising your staff. If you supervise and train staff this training day will increase your effectiveness and confidence in getting the most out of your staff. You will learn techniques, and how they apply to your work: 14 Sept. Team building is fun. Learn to interact effectively as part of a team. Know how to compensate for imbalances in an existing team, how to set team goals alongside optimising individual skills and expertise: 15 Sept. Venue Oxford, £130 each, discount for attending both days. Contact R & T S on Oxford 774554, e-mail: patlockley@rowingandtraining.freeserve. co.uk.

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Services Offered

Your basic personal tax return completed, and all liabilities calculated for £120. Letting, authorship, royalty income etc., £40 extra. No VAT charged. For business and trust accounts etc., please ask for a quotation. John Hanks LLM FCA, Chartered Accountant, 50 Thames Street, Oxford OX1 1SU. Tel.: Oxford 438572, or e-mail: john.hanks@ukonline.co.uk.

Cordon Bleu cook now provides organic fayre for dinner parties or other social events. Tel.: Oxford 556994.

Personal computer consultants, offering expert advice and tuition for both hardware and software. On site service at home or in the office. We provide upgrades for most computers, or alternatively, we also supply our range of personally built, to your specification, KTec computers. We will also supply or source software to match your requirements. For a quality service, matched with competitive prices, tel.: Chris Lewis on Oxford 461222, fax: 461333, e-mail: info@kristontec.co.uk.

Town and Country Trees, arboricultural contractors. Tree surgery, felling, planting, hedges, orchard and shrub pruning, stump removal. Fully qualified, fully insured. Tel.: 01869 351540, or 01993 811115.

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Domestic Services

Au-pair. Nineteen year old German girl available June--Dec. My experience includes caring for my four younger siblings (aged 17, 13, 6 and 2), working in children's summer camps, and with dance groups for children aged 5--12. Please contact Johanna Pallocks, Klosterwaldhof, D-66484 Dietrichingen, Germany. Tel.: 0049 6338 265, fax: 0049 6338 809314, or e-mail: JohannaGeorgia@web.de.

Carpet/upholstery/curtain cleaning by Grimebusters, your local specialists. Quality work, competitive prices. Domestic, commercial, college. Also carpet/upholstery stain protection, pre- occupancy cleaning, flood cleaning/drying, oriental rug cleaning. For free estimates and friendly advice, call Grimebusters. Tel.: Oxford 726983 or Abingdon 555533.

Do you need a nanny? All Counties Nannies, qualified and experienced staff. Full and part-time, permanent and temporary. Newborn, toddlers, school age. Our aim is to provide the best possible care for your family. Tel.: Lynda on 01235 524462, mobile: 0402 068165.

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Situations Vacant

Looking for part-time work in the City Centre? Try our Visitor Reception Centre and Saxon Tower at St Michael at the North Gate. Hours 9.30 a.m.--5.30 p.m. (11.30 a.m.--5.30 p.m. on Sundays). Two or three days a month, mainly at weekends. Friendly and alert manner essential, £4.50 p.h. No previous experience necessary. Would suit graduate student needing some income top-up. Contact Stephen Pix by 'phone or fax on: Oxford 242444.

The Examination Schools: Invigilators. We are looking for people to add to our Register of Invigilators. Work is on a temporary basis during the exam periods and involves laying out of question papers and invigilating during the examination session. Each session is approximately 4 hours. If you are interested please send a C.V. and covering letter to the Clerk of the Schools, Examination Schools, High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG. For further information phone the Deputy Clerk (Exams) on (2) 76911.

The Examination Schools: Room Assistants. We are looking for people to work full time, including some Saturdays, for a 6 week period in Trinity term to cover the exam season (22 May--30 June 2000). The duties include setting up examination rooms, tidying up between sessions, laying out script booklets and exam materials, and delivering packages in central Oxford. If you would like to apply please send a C.V. and covering letter to the Clerk of the Schools, Examination Schools, High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG. For further information phone the Deputy Clerk (Building) on (2) 76905.

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Houses to Let

Jericho. Two bedroom furnished house, located close to the canal in Jericho. Stripped wooden floors, with open plan kitchen and dining room. Two double bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, 1 reception room, and bathroom. Elaborate fixtures with an eclectic style of furnishings. Available now at £825 p.c.m. For more details please contact Julia at Finders Keepers, 226 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7BY. Tel.: Oxford 311011, e-mail: julian@finders.co.uk, or visit our website at: www.finders.co.uk

An Englishman's home is his castle--- so the saying goes. We cannot pretend that we have too many castles on offer but if you are seeking quality rental accommodation in Oxford or the surrounding area we may be able to help. QB Management is one of Oxford's foremost letting agents, specialising in lettings to academics, medical personnel, and other professionals. Our aim is to offer the friendliest and most helpful service in Oxford. Visit our web site at: http://www.qbman.co.uk and view details of all the properties that we have currently available to let. Alternatively, telephone, fax, or e-mail us with details of your requirements and we will do whatever we can without obligation. Tel.: Oxford 7611533, fax: 764777, e-mail: info@qbman.co.uk.

Make finding accommodation easy. Finders Keepers have a dedicated approach to helping you find the right property. Browse through our website for up-to-date detailed information on properties available and make use of our interactive database, priority reservation service (credit cards accepted), personal service and professional advice. For further information please contact Finders Keepers at 226, Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7BY. Tel.: Oxford 311011. Fax: Oxford 556993. E-mail: oxford@finders.co.uk. Internet site: http://www.finders.co.uk.

Summertown. Detached, Victorian 5 bedroom house in Summertown, with easy access to all local amenities. Fully fitted kitchen, living/dining room, and easily maintained garden. Ideal property for sharers needing access into town, and also onto major road networks surrounding Oxford. Available now at £1,050 p.c.m. For more information please contact Julia at Finders Keepers, 226 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7BY. Tel.: Oxford 311011 or by e-mail: julian@finders.co.uk, or visit our website at www.finders.co.uk.

East Oxford. Excellent 3/4 bedroom house. Huge kitchen/diner, lounge, bath and power shower. Utility room. Bedrooms carpeted, ground floor wooden floors throughout. Large garden. Near amenities. Tel.: 020 8568 5390 or Oxford 747793.

Quiet, modernised terrace house, fully furnished, central north Oxford. Two bedrooms, garden, c.h. Suitable visiting academics. Available to let to 1 or 2 persons only from 16 Sept., for one academic year. For further details, tel.: Mrs Ockenden, Oxford 512747, or e-mail: rosaleen@community.co.uk.

Three bedroom house in Old Marston, in very quiet cul-de-sac location, close to J.R. Hospital, and short cycling distance to the city. Living and dining room, conservatory for summer use, fully-fitted kitchen with dishwasher, extra cloakroom, large rear garden, own drive and garage. £750 p.c.m. No smokers or pets. Available for 1 year from Sept. E-mail: anindya.banerjee@economics.ox.ac.uk. Tel.: + 44 1865 764262 (eves.).

Excellent location close to schools and all North Oxford recreational facilities: house with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 3 reception room and large enclosed garden. Available May/June for 6 months or 1 year. £850 p.c.m. Tel.: Oxford 556994.

A beautifully converted old village bakery, in a peaceful relaxed environment, set in a village 15 minutes' drive from Oxford. Double bedroom en suite, living room leading to sunroom, overlooking a secluded walled garden; kitchen with dishwasher, cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine/drier. C.h., TV's, video, telephone. Short or long term let (6--12 months) would be considered. £850 p.m. inc. electricity/heating. Tel.: 01869 350017.

Central North Oxford. Elegantly furnished, Victorian style house in landscaped surroundings, overlooking canal. Four bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen/breakfast, utility, dining room, sitting room. Short walk from city centre. Reserved parking. £1,900 p.c.m. Non-smokers. Available from 6 Aug. E-mail: vballeny@callnetuk.com.

Charming, well equipped, family accommodation, overlooking River Thames in Oxford. Friendly neighbourhood, convenient for trains and city centre. Two/three double bedrooms. Available mid-Sept., for 1 year. Non-smokers only. £1,000 p.c.m. exc. bills and local tax. Tel.: Oxford 244480, or e-mail: maukie@dtn.ntl.com.

Pretty Edwardian house, newly refurbished to mix classic features with modern amenities. Central location in quiet residential area, close to University and riverside meadows. Three bedrooms, large study, lounge, dining room, completely new kitchen, bathroom, and garden. Furnished and equipped to high standard; bed linen provided. Rent: £1,250 p.c.m. excl. bills. Available from September. Tel.: 00 44 (0) 1865 251003 or e-mail:mpaehoney@aol.com.

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Flats to Let

Sunny Edinburgh flat, period features, and stunning views. Beautifully furnished, fully equipped. Drawing room, study, 1 double, 1 single bedroom, kitchen/dining, bath/power shower, g.c.h. Shared garden. Excellent amenities. Short walk to University and city centre. Available 21 June--21 Sept. £700 p.c.m. Tel.: 0131 229 8154, or e-mail:jolyon.mitchell@ed.ac.uk Two bedroom furnished flat, in new development very close to River Thames, within 5 minutes' walking distance of the city centre, with parking. Available any time Apr.--Sept. £350 p.w. inc. linen and weekly cleaning. Please tel.: 01628 591246 (day) or 01628 773326 (eves.).

Luxury unfurnished flat, only 2 years old. Two bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en suite), entrance hall, lounge/diner. 1 car parking space. Temple Cowley area. Available 8 May. £725 p.m. Tel.:Oxford 452132.

Grandpont Place. Brand new ground floor flat, located 5 minutes' walk from the city centre. Two bedrooms, bathroom with power shower, fully fitted kitchen, lounge, alarm system, patio, large communal garden in rear, 1 parking space with electronic gate entry. Would suit couple or a single professional. Unfurnished. £800 p.m. Tel.: Oxford 723544 or 510746.

To let from 8 April, an attractive flat, comprising a sitting room with French door opening onto sheltered garden, bedroom (double bed), kitchen (electric cooker), and bathroom. Car essential as this is a country flat 5 miles outside Oxford. Parking for 2 cars outside door in the property. If interested please tel.: Oxford 735203.

Self catering, short break apartment in Oxford. Situated on the beautiful tree lined Woodstock Road, on 2--2 1/2 miles from the City centre. This 1 bedroom apartment is ideal for business, academic, or holiday visits to Oxford. Kitchen, lounge/diner, double bedroom, and bathroom. Sleeps 2 people (3/4 if you take advantage of the sofa/bed in the lounge). £295 per week. Off-street parking and maid service are available. Tel.: Oxford 310782, or e-mail: john@g.c.pipkins.freeserve.co.uk.

Central North Oxford, 4 minutes' walk from University Parks and easy walking to University Science Area, libraries and city centre. Charming and spacious garden flat in quiet residential street, incl. sitting-room, double bedroom, kitchen with washing machine, bathroom with bath and shower, plentiful storage space. Gas central heating. Suit single person or couple. No smokers. Available from July. £740 p.c.m. Tel.: Oxford 512138; e-mail:mdy@bioch.ox.ac.uk A luxury, self-catering, 1 bedroom apartment is available for short lets, minimum 1 week. ideal for visiting academics, business people, or for holidays. Next to the River Thames, yet only 5 minutes' walk to the city centre, it is an ideal location. Recently refurbished to a very high standard it consists of: 1 double bedroom, a newly fitted bathroom, lounge/diner with T.V. Video, sofa/bed etc.; new kitchen with dishwasher, fridge, washer/drier and microwave. By taking advantage of the sofa/bed it will accommodate up to 4 people. The price is £500 p.w. incl. fresh linen, and cleaning once a week, heating and electricity. Oxford Riverside Apartments, tel.: Oxford 310782, fax: Oxford 310649, or: www.oxfordcity.co.uk/accom/pembrok.

Central North Oxford, 10 minutes' walk from city centre, all main University buildings and parks, and very close to the river. Available for short/long let. Exceptionally well-funrished, comfortable flats in extremely quiet, civilised, large Victorian house in this exclusive, leafy, residential Victorian suburb, with large, light, airy rooms. First-floor flat available 23 June, large double bedroom, large drawing room, kitchen, bathroom; ground floor flat available from end June, and second floor flat available mid-Sept., 1 double, 1 single bedroom, drawing room, kitchen, bathroom. Off- street parking and secluded garden. Tel.:/fax: Oxford 552400.

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Accommodation Offered

Attractive double room in very modern, comfortable, 2 bedroom house. Gas c.h., d.g., washing machine and dryer. Small garden. Pleasant East Oxford location. Suit professional. Non- smokers please. £345 p.c.m. Tel.: Dave on Oxford 724189.

Finders Keepers specialises in managing your home and investment. With our 27 years' experience we assure you of a high level of service from dedicated and professional letting and management teams. Many of our landlords have remained with us since we opened and are still reaping the benefits of our high standards of property management. if you would like details of our services please contact Finders Keepers at 226 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford OX2 7BY. Tel.: Oxford 311011, fax: Oxford 556993, e-mail: oxford@finders.co.uk. Internet site: http://www.finders.co.uk.

Self-contained, luxury, open plan accommodation in North Oxford, well within Ring Road. Quiet, with patio and lovely views to open countryside. Near convenient bus route. Suit visiting academic/professional, single or couple. Available June. Rent £650 p.m. for single, £700 for couple, inc. electricity and council tax. Regret no children, pets or smokers. Tel.: Oxford 515085, or e-mail: trishaboyd@hotmail.com.

Summer House-sit. Family home available from 8 July until middle to end Sept., North Oxford, within ring road. Fully furnished, 4 bedrooms, off-street parking for 2 cars. Interested in having 1 person or couple house-sit. For further information telephone or fax Oxford 553617.

Paying guests, visiting academics, welcomed for short or long stays in the comfortable home of a semi-retired academic couple, in exclusive, quiet, leafy central North Oxford, within walking distance of all main university buildings, town centre, parks, river, good shops and restaurants. All rooms have colour TV, tea-/coffee-making facilities, microwave, and refrigerator and/or refrigerator and deep-freeze availability, c.h., and independent heating. Breakfast included in the very moderate terms. Tel./fax: Oxford 557879.

Folly Bridge, 6 brand new 1/2 bedroom flats, on the banks of the River Isis, available from mid-May onwards, either for the Summer, or for the academic year from Sept. Accommodation consists of 1 double bedroom, 1 study/single bedroom, sitting room, kitchen, and bathroom. All flats are fully furnished and have magnificent river and Christ Church Meadow views. £900 or £950 p.c.m. Further details from the Bursar, Hertford College, tel.: Oxford 279414, or e-mail: peter.baker@hertford.ox.ac.uk.

Flat share offered. Quiet modern apartment in New Osney, 5 mins.station, river view, allocated parking. suit n/s, female academic. Available 1 June. £350+ neg. p.m. Tel.: Oxford 203624.

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Accommodation Sought

Going abroad? Or just thinking of letting your property? QB Management is one of Oxford's foremost letting agents and property managers. We specialise in lettings to both academic and professional individuals and their families, and have a constant flow of enquiries from good quality tenants seeking property in the Oxford area. If you would like details of our services, or if you simply need some informal help and advice without obligation, telephone us: Oxford 7611533, fax us: 764777, or e-mail us: info@qbman.co.uk. Alternatively, we would invite you to visit our web site at: http://www.qbman.co.uk and see how we could be marketing your property.

Family returning after 5 years Christian work in Uganda seek house- sit/caretaker accommodation at modest rent from July, preferably in Jericho/North Oxford/Summertown. Mother EFL teacher, father studying, and boy aged 11 and 9. Non-smokers, happy to caretake, housekeep, garden etc. References available. Contact Kathryn.Bunch@ccrg.ox.ac.uk, or tel.: Oxford 516492.

Japanese Professor with his wife (non- smokers), and son aged 12, seek a well appointed, centrally located 2 bedroom furnished flat, or similar, in Oxford for 2 months between 30 July and 29 Sept.,(exact dates are flexible). Please contact: Shirley Day, e-mail: shirley@comlab.ox.ac.uk, or tel.: Oxford 273885.

Academic couple (non-smokers), directing US university exchange programme, seek furnished 2 bedroom flat, or small house, late Aug.,--late Dec. Central Oxford location within walking/biking distance preferred. Contact Prof. Ellen Todd, e-mail: etodd@gmu.edu, tel.: 011 202 363 5686, or fax: 011 703 993 1251.

Visiting American academics are looking for a 3/4 bedroom house to rent in Wolvercote, from 1 Sept.,2000--June 20001. Furnished, washer/drier, and ideally with view of meadows!. Please contact Matthew Sparke (sparke@u.washington.edu; tel.: 001 206 526 5363) or, locally, Dr Peter Bull at Hertford College.

International Copyright Lawyer from continental Europe, frequently travelling abroad, is looking for a centrally located base in Oxford, ideally consisting of either a small self-contained flat, or a single bedroom plus study, or a very large room in a shared house or flat. Please contact: Brigitte_Lindner@Compuserve.com, or tel.: 020 7837 3927.

Theatre Company seeks 2-bedroom accomodation for Director and 18 month old child, 4 June--12 July. Accommodation should be of good quality and child-friendly. Please phone Fiona Bennett on Oxford 250636 (office hours).

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Accommodation Exchange

Cape Town--Oxford. Three weeks from 9 Dec. Offer comfortable house with wonderful outdoor living, bar-b-que, pool. sleeps 6/7. Near all amenities. Seek house/flat within 1 1/2 miles of Oxford city centre. Please contact Judy Davies at: vanes@iafrica.com.

Accommodation Sought to Rent or Exchange

Perth, Western Australia. Swap or rental. Five bedrooms, large kitchen, study, attic, lounge, dining room, terraces, pool, garden. In Claremont, close to beaches, river, railway, city, schools and University of WA. Available 1 July 2000--21 Jan. 2001. Swap for house in Oxford, or rental at £1,300 per month. Tel.: 62 08 93831816 or 62 08 93462833, fax: 62 08 93463160, or e-mail: peter.hollingsworth"@health.wa.gov.au.

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Summer Lets

Summer Let in Oxford. Live in comfort near the Thames, just a short walk to the city centre. Beautiful Victorian house, 4 bedrooms, south-facing garden. Centrally heated, large split-level living room, dining room, new and fully equipped kitchen, bathroom with bidet and w.c., shower room with w.c. Available 6 weeks, Sat. 22 July--Sun., 3 Sept. Price negotiable. Tel.: +44 (0) 1865 725193.

City centre house, with view of Thames, available for 4 months, June-- Sept. Fully equipped, 3 bedrooms (2 double, 1 single), 2 bathrooms, gas c.h., garden, garage. £1,000 p.c.m. inc. of charges except telephone calls. Tel.: Oxford 250462.

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Holiday Lets

Northumberland, between the Cheviots and the sea. A stone built cottage, in a small unspoilt village, with 3 bedrooms, and sitting room with view over the garden. Five miles Alnwick castle and easy reach of half a dozen more, plus miles of beautiful seashore. Please tel.: 01665 577292.

Venice. Holiday home of Anglo-Italian couple, tastefully modernised, and furnished, access on to quiet `Corte', sleeps up to 4. Available weekly or termly. Situated between railway and Rialto, near Ghetto, well served by water buses, shops and restaurants. Tel.: 0039 0644230361.

Skopelos, Skiathos, Alonissos. Lovely island houses available for rent. Town, country and seaside locations, sleeping from 2--8 persons, with prices from £49 p.p.p.w. For brochure tel.: 0030 424 22947, fax: 0030 424 23057, or e-mail: thalpos@otenet.gr.

France. Beautiful old farmhouse high above the Sorgue valley in the Languedoc/Aveyron hills. Easy drives to the gorges du Tarn, Millau, Montpellier, Albi. Enormous stone-flagged living area with mezzanine. Magnificent kitchen. Huge beams and fireplace. Five bedrooms (sleeping up to 11). Utility room. Barn. Roof terrace. Orchard garden with hammocks. Stunning views. River bathing. Riding and tennis. Excellent restaurants. Completely unspoilt area. Some availability July, also May, June and Sept. £250--£450 p.w. Tel.: Oxford 244619.

Self-catering accommodation 5 minutes walk to city centre. We have 4-bedroom self-contained flats to let from July to Sept., fully equipped kitchens for groups or families. Close to shops, restaurants and buses. A 24-hour lodge with CCTV. Pleasant gardens in tranquil surroundings. Use of the adjacent sports ground. Washing machines on site. Free off-road parking. For rates tel./fax Oxford 725364.

Dordogne and Rome holiday rentals. Stone house in an acre of garden in the Dordogne, France, with a fabulous 270 degree panorama (sleeps 8/10). Also Rome, Italy, marble floored flat (4/5) and 19th-c., country farmhouse with lovely views, 115 minutes' from Rome and 2 hrs to Florence (sleeps 4 with downstairs rooms available to sleep 4 more). Prices vary from £250--£550 p.w. Private owner. Tel.: 01223 353603 for details.

Share a beautifully modernised flat in a quiet corner of central Florence with 3 sociable cats. On the third floor (no lift), it sleeps 4/5 (1 double bedroom, 1 single room and double sofa bed in the sitting room). Also large kitchen, 2 bathrooms, large furnished terrace (with view), washing machine, dishwasher. Available from Sat., 22 July -- Sat., 26 Aug.---minimum let 1 week. The rent (£300 p.w.) inc. utilities (not phone), bed linen, etc., and kitchen equipment. Cat supplies are provided. Phone Walsh on: 0039055 2398759; e-mail: phwalsh@tin.it.

Crete. A traditional Cretan house in old town Rethimno, superbly renovated to provide space and comfort in beautifully furnished surroundings. Elevated, vine-covered, sitting area with brick barbecue---perfect for alfresco dining. It is in a quiet area, and close to long, sandy beach, taverns, shops, and the many interesting sights in and around this historic area. Sleeps 4 (1 double, 1 twin). Available all year round. £280 p.w., £1,000 p.m. All linen, electricty and cleaning inc. Tel./fax: Nikolaos Glinias, 0030 831 56525, e-mail: nglynias@ret.forthnet.gr.

Italy, Umbria. Twelfth-century San Orsola, a short distance Perugia, Todi. Combines charm and comfort in a beautiful settiing of sunflowers, and rolling Umbrian hills. Bed and breakfast, or self-catering. Fresh eggs and veg. Tel.: Maria McCourt 0039 075 8748997.

French Riviera, ground floor, 2 bedroom flat, between St Raphael and Cannes. Five minutes' walk from the beach, pool, shops, restaurants. Tennis and golf nearby. South-facing private patio; parking alongside. Linen provided. Reasonable rates. Tel.: Epsom, 01372 744246.

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Houses for Sale

Spacious 2 bedroom house with large L-shaped sitting room/dining room in Witney (12 miles from Oxford). Upstairs bathroom and downstairs w.c. Generous cupboard space, gas c.h. Secluded walled garden. In excellent condition. No chain. Price: £115,000. For further information tel.: Oxford 554684.

High-quality 2 bedroom house on Oxford Waterside development. Built in 1998, condition as new with high ceilings, gas c.h. and luxury fittings. Master bedroom with en suite shower, bathroom, gardens, allocated parking. Available now. guide £190,000. Tel.: 0370 753915.

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