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Quarry Decision Delayed Again

There’s been yet another delay to the long awaited decision on the application for the proposed quarry near Clifton Hampden. Oxfordshire County Council’s planning committee was due to have considered the application by Hills Quarry Products on 3rd June but … Continue reading

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House of Wessex Newsletter

Read all the latest news, and details of courses and upcoming events for the House of Wessex project at the Sylva Wood Centre in its latest newsletter here. More information on the House of Wessex website.

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Children Urged to Use Acklings

Parents are being urged to encourage their children to use Acklings Playground for ball games. The plea is from residents living in Saxons Heath who are concerned about children playing in the road, causing a nuisance and putting themselves and … Continue reading

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Extra Garden Waste Collection

A reminder that residents who are signed up for brown bin collections can put out twice as much garden waste this week. South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) is giving those who are part of the paid-for service the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Quarry Date Set

It has been confirmed that the proposed quarry at Clifton Hampden will be discussed by Oxfordshire County Council’s planning committee on 3rd June – nineteen months after the original plans were thrown out. The deadline for public comments on the … Continue reading

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Fun Run – Call for Volunteers

The Village Fun Run will take place on 2nd June and it’s time to fill in the spaces on the organisers’ volunteers list.  Some residents will have helped in the past and it is hoped you will want to help … Continue reading

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Village Hall Committee AGM

The Village Hall Committee will hold its Annual General Meeting at 7:30pm on Wednesday 22nd May in the Village Hall.  This will be followed by the regular meeting of the committee. All residents are invited to attend. The agendas are … Continue reading

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European Elections Jobs

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils have asked the Parish Council to inform residents that they urgently need people to work at the European parliamentary elections on Thursday 23rd May and at the elections count on Sunday 26th … Continue reading

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South News – May 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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School Care Extended

Long Wittenham Primary School has extended its after-hours activities including football coaching sessions with staff from Oxford United. The school has launched a new child care provision from 3.20pm to 6.30pm provided by Get Active Sports, a private company which … Continue reading

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