Gayles, Dalton & Kirby Hill/Whashton operate individual Oil Co-ops and combine for ordering to get the best price. Each is run by volunteers.
To read a bit of history check the D&G Village Hall website
tl:dr … started in 2012 by 3 Gayles residents, the scheme proved such a success that Dalton & Kirby Hill/Whashton joined in.
41 out of 53 homes with oil fired central heating in Gayles are now members of the Co-op.
Join the Co-op to save money and hassle (£112 saving for a 1500 litre drop in December 2020)
1. Reduction in price paid per litre
2. No individual haggling
3. Reduced tanker traffic through the village
4. Individual bills via email
5. Your contract is with the oil supplier
1. Minimum order of 500 litres
2. Fixed times for ordering in the year – dates are below
Complete the form here (or download, print and complete) and send to the oil co-op
The oil co-op will contact you by email before the next delivery date
You tell them how much oil you want (see minimum order above)
You will receive a confirmation email and a date for delivery of the oil
Please note that the order intervals have now changed (23/02/2020)
There will only be a 2 month interval between orders in winter, but a 4 month interval in summer.
|Orders start||25 Nov||27 Jan||28 Apr||25 Aug||24 Nov||26 Jan|
Oil order Dates for 2022/23/24
Send out email: 28th April 2023
Close of oil orders: 5th May 2023
Oil ordering on: 8th May 2023
Send out email: 25th August 2023
Close of oil orders: 1st September 2023
Oil ordering on: 4th September 2023
Send out email: 24th November 2023
Close of oil orders: 1st December 2023
Oil ordering on: 4th December 2023
Send out email: 26th January 2024
Close of oil orders: 2nd February 2024
Oil ordering on: 5th February 2024
Download the following forms to join the oil co-op or to order oil
Gayles Oil Coop membership form
You will need to either print out these forms or use a suitable PDF program on your computer (Adobe Acrobat or PDF Expert). To save time, fill in the order form and save the file. For the next oil order, just change the amount needed and email the updated order form.
Contact Ian Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org