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Your Council Needs You!

Long Wittenham Parish Council needs to recruit new members to help create a vibrant future for the village. The new chairman of the council Gordon Rogers said: “This is a very important year for Long Wittenham as it embarks on … Continue reading

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Free Compost Giveaway

Gardeners will be delighted to hear that South Oxfordshire District Council in conjunction with the Vale of the White Horse District Council and Biffa are giving away locally produced compost on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th May.  Recycling goodies and … Continue reading

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Good Neighbours Club Celebration Day Trip

The Long Wittenham Good Neighbours Club will mark its third birthday with a day trip to the Mill View Garden Centre near Wheatley on 4th May.  Members will have tea, cream scones and homemade cake and there will be the … Continue reading

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County Council Elections – 4th May

A reminder that elections for all sixty-three seats on the Oxfordshire County Council will take place on Thursday 4th May. Details of the election and the candidates standing can be found on the OCC website: https://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/content/county-council-elections-thursday-4-may Long Wittenham is within … Continue reading

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All Change On The Council

It’s all change on the Long Wittenham Parish Council.  At the annual meeting on 20th April Gordon Rogers was elected chairman and Martin Elliff vice-chairman.  They replace Steve Brown and Simon Thompson. Mr Brown remains a councillor to focus on … Continue reading

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Easter Waste Collection

Please note that, as with every bank holiday, the council waste crews will empty bins on a different day.  For information on the revised collection days visit the South Oxfordshire District Council website: http://www.southoxon.gov.uk/services-and-advice/recycling-rubbish-and-waste/your-recycling-and-waste-collections/bank-holiday-co You can recycle your Easter egg … Continue reading

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Village Spring Litter Pick & Swapshop

The Village Spring Litter Pick & Swapshop will take place on Saturday 22nd April at Long Wittenham Village Hall 10am – noon On this occasion we will be joined by mums and children who will be running a stall selling … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meetings

The Parish Council will hold it’s annual meeting in the Village Hall at 7:30pm on Thursday 20th April.  This will be followed at 7:45pm by the monthly meeting. All residents are invited to attend.  Download the agendas here: Parish Council … Continue reading

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Long Wittenham School Fair – 13th May

Come along and join in the May celebrations at the Long Wittenham School Fair from noon to 3pm on Saturday 13th May.  There will be Maypole Dancing and the crowning of the May Queen, with lots of fun and games … Continue reading

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Hub Ideas Deadline – 18th April

Following the meeting in the village hall on 30th March to discuss the new Community Hub, the parish council and Chris Brotherton of Thomas Homes, our chosen developer for the project, are in the process of consolidating all the ideas … Continue reading

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