Welcome to Long Wittenham

Welcome to the website for the village of Long Wittenham, Oxfordshire, England. Within these pages you will find information on the village, the Parish Council and its activities, a directory of local businesses and services, information on clubs and groups, and lots of other things too such as information about Coronavirus.

Complete the “Subscribe” option at the bottom right of this page to be notified by email when village news is posted.

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OCC Newsletter

Residents who are not already subscribers to Oxfordshire County Council’s digital newsletter “Your Oxfordshire” may like to download the latest edition.

 

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Didcot Road Traffic Calming

Elivia Homes (formerly Vanderbilt) has advised the Parish Council that the work to re-instate the traffic calming build out on Didcot Road will start on Monday 27th June.  It is scheduled to take five days finishing on Friday 1st July.  The work will be done under traffic lights control during the day.

The rest of the road work for the housing development, which includes tarmac work and white lining, will run from Tuesday 19th July to Thursday 21st of July.  All this work will Continue reading

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HIF1 Infrastructure Project Approved

Oxfordshire County Council’s cabinet has given the go-ahead for the next phase of the HIF1 Didcot and surrounding areas major infrastructure project with a revised deal with Government.  The project includes the new Didcot to Culham river crossing.

Approval at the county council’s cabinet meeting on 21st June follows its agreement in February to allocate additional funding to the project as part of its budget setting process.  This funding will be combined with further investment from Homes Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 23rd June

The Parish Council will hold its monthly meeting in the Village Hall at 7:30pm on Thursday 23rd June.

All residents are invited to attend.  Download the agenda here.

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South News – June Edition

Residents who are not already subscribers to South Oxfordshire District Council’s digital newsletter “South News” may like to download the latest edition here.

 

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Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

The Referendum for the revised Neighbourhood Development Plan will take place on Thursday 28th July 2022.  Voters can vote at the polling station (Village Hall), by post or by proxy.

For information about registering to vote (deadline 12th July) and voting options please see southoxon.gov.uk/elections.

South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) has published the referendum documents on Continue reading

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Litter Mapping Project

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse district councils have launched a joint litter mapping project aimed at identifying where and what type of items are littered; this information will then be used to target those areas.

The Summer-long survey asks litter pickers to record the location and types of litter, either online or by post.  The survey includes categories for the most commonly-littered items including: Continue reading

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Covid Vaccinations – 5-11 Year Olds

NHS Oxfordshire has asked the Parish Council to share the following information with residents.

All children aged five to eleven continue to be offered vaccination against Covid-19, and this is a good time to get your child vaccinated in time for the Summer when cases might increase.

Two doses of the vaccine (at least twelve weeks apart) should give the child long-lasting Continue reading

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OCC Newsletter

Residents who are not already subscribers to Oxfordshire County Council’s digital newsletter “Your Oxfordshire” may like to download the latest edition.

 

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Citizens Advice Newsletter

Read the June edition of the Citizens Advice Oxfordshire South and Vale newsletter.

It provides the latest news from your local charity on some of its recent developments and issues impacting on our community.

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