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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 9th July

The Parish Council will hold its monthly meeting via Zoom video conferencing at 7:30pm on Thursday 9th July. Download the agenda here. If members of the public have any comments they wish to make on items on the agenda, they … Continue reading

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Playareas Update

Residents will have seen the Government announcement that playgrounds can re-open on 4th July.  However, the guidelines for how the playgrounds should be managed to reduce the possibilities of Covid-19 being passed between users are still very strict. The Parish … Continue reading

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Good Neighbour, Safe Neighbour

Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) has asked the Parish Council to share the information below with residents: As recently announced changes in lockdown measures are established, a number of residents will be returning to work or seeing relatives return to their … Continue reading

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Planning Application

The Parish Council has been advised by South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) of a new planning application in the village. The application is for the erection of a greenhouse at Wittenham Court, High Street, Long Wittenham.  The details may be … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Re-opens for Private Prayer

Revd David Haylett has announced that, from Sunday 28th June, St Mary’s Church will be open for private prayer on Sundays and Thursdays from 10am until 4pm, under strict conditions to prevent any spread of Covid-19 virus. Those entering the … Continue reading

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Pendon Museum News

Get the latest news and information in the June edition of the Pendon Museum Newsletter. More information on the Pendon website: www.pendonmuseum.com  

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Waste Collections Starting Earlier

South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) has asked the Parish Council to inform residents that waste collections are starting an hour earlier this week due to the very hot weather. This is so that the waste crews can avoid being out … Continue reading

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Monday and Wednesday Bus Service to Return

Going Forward Buses, which operates services between Long Wittenham and Didcot, hopes to start running a limited service on all routes but using only one bus from Monday 6th July. There is an emergency timetable which will probably apply until … Continue reading

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Please Recycle Responsibly

South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) is reminding residents to ensure that waste and recycling bins are used correctly. Thousands of residents in South Oxfordshire find their recycling bins unemptied each week because they have put the wrong things in them. … Continue reading

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Infrastructure Funding Agreed

There has been a warm welcome to the news that £218m of funding has finally been agreed for infrastructure projects in the Didcot Garden Town area.  The government awarded the Housing Infrastructure Funding to support the significant growth in housing … Continue reading

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