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Community Hub News

The Oxford Diocese and Oxfordshire County Council have agreed to pay their costs towards the new school – for example for internal furnishing, removal expenses and legal costs.  This has allowed the developer Thomas Homes to proceed with viability assessments … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Plan Update

The public consultation on the Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) ended on 11th September with twelve responses from residents and ten from outside bodies. Some residents were concerned that the size of the proposed Community Hub site off Didcot Road had … Continue reading

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Long Wittenham Past

Another in our occasional series showing images and items of interest from Long Wittenham’s past. This time, then and now photographs of No. 17 High Street:  the first taken in the early 1900s when it had become the village police … Continue reading

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Parish Council Dates 2019

The Parish Council has set the dates for its meetings and the Annual Parish Assembly for next year. All meetings will take place at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. 10th January – Parish Council Meeting

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Apple Day Volunteers Wanted

The organisers of this year’s Village Apple Day are looking for volunteers to help with the smooth running of the event on Saturday 13th October. Jobs that will need doing are:

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Westfield Road & Sinodun Close Resurfacing Works

The Parish Council has been advised by Oxfordshire Council Council (OCC) Highways Department that carriageway resurfacing will necessitate temporary road closures and “no waiting” restrictions on Westfield Road from 10th October 2018 to 14th October 2018 and Sinodun Close from … Continue reading

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Village Litter Pick & Swapshop

Would you like your village to be a clean and tidier place?  Do you have items you no longer need that are clean and reusable?  Are there items that you would find useful to have?  Then come along to the … Continue reading

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Hub Queries Answered

Some concern has been raised by a very small number of residents that the revised Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) allocates a site for the Community Hub development which looks much larger than the original plans. The latest plan on the … Continue reading

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Long Wittenham Running Group

There are plans afoot to start an informal running group in Long Wittenham. Whether you can plod, do 5Ks, 10Ks or marathons you are invited to come along to the group, which hopefully will meet every Wednesday evening.  The main … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 13th September

The Parish Council will hold its regular monthly meeting this coming Thursday evening (13th September) at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. Download the agenda here.

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