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Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme Online Consultation

The Environment Agency are asking for feedback on features of the Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme design including bridges, footpath furniture i.e. benches, and information boards, as well as asking for information to help with construction plans and getting general feedback … Continue reading

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Kler Planning Application Update

Long Wittenham Parish Council has laid out its opposition to plans for 36 homes on land off Fieldside known locally as Challis farm. Kler – the company behind the plans – has appealed against South Oxfordshire District Council’s delay in … Continue reading

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Didcot Garden Town Delivery Plan

The consultation period for the proposed delivery plan for Didcot Garden Town will run from 19th June 2017 to 31st July 2017.  The Delivery Plan document and a link to the consultation can be accessed here: www.didcotgardentown.co.uk. Hard copies of … Continue reading

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Biffa Bin Cleaning Service

Biffa, the company that collects waste and recycling in Long Wittenham has launched a new bin washing service.  Residents can pay a monthly fee to have their bins – refuse, recycling, green and food – washed on a regular basis. … Continue reading

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Wittfest 2017 23rd – 25th June

This is the 18th Year of the Wittfest three day Music Festival at The Plough.  The event, as usual, will be free.  There will be lots of great local bands playing a varied selection of musical genres.  This year instead … Continue reading

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Inspector Backs Neighbourhood Plan

Thursday 7th September 2017 is the likely date when villagers in Long Wittenham will vote in a referendum on the parish council’s Neighbourhood Plan (NP). South Oxfordshire District Council still has to consider and accept the independent examiner’s report and … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 15th June

The Parish Council will hold its monthly meeting this coming Thursday evening (15th June) at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. Download the agenda here.

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Playground Equipment Fundraising Event

As part of the activities to raise funds for the purchase of new play equipment at Bodkin’s Field, the Wittenham Warriors invite all fun seeking ladies in the village to Elm Close House on Friday 7th July from 7pm to … Continue reading

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South Central Ambulance Service – Annual Survey

Have you used any of the South Central Ambulance services in the last year?  The South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) 2017 Member satisfaction and Patient care survey is now open and it’s your chance to give your … Continue reading

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Hark to the Past at the Pendon

Bringing the past to life with a glimpse of rural England in the Vale during the 1920s and 30s through the eyes of the Pendon Museum was unveiled at the June meeting of the Long Wittenham Parish Council sponsored Good … Continue reading

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