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Nighttime closure of road to Clifton Hampden – 21 to 25 April 2016

The road from Long Wittenham to Clifton Hampden is to be closed for up to three nights between  the 21 and 25 April 2016 to enable BT to carry out overhead cabling works. The road closures will start at 9pm … Continue reading

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Improving visitor facilities at the Earth Trust Centre

The Earth Trust are holding a public exhibition between Thursday 28th April and Sunday 1st May on their plans to improve visitor facilities. It is an informal, drop in exhibition at times still to be confirmed. More details can be … Continue reading

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Long Wittenham Fun Run and Walk 2016

This year’s 5k fun run and walk will take place on Sunday 15 May 2016, starting at 11am from the Plough. It’s a fun day out for all the family and features:- Off-road course around Neptune Wood Awards for category … Continue reading

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Parish Council meeting – Thursday 17 March

This Thursday’s Parish Council meeting will include a Q&A on the Neighbourhood Plan, picking up on the discussion held at the recent public meetings. Also on the agenda is the footpath on at the east end of High Street. The … Continue reading

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A new proposed Thames River Crossing

Oxfordshire County Council has published a briefing note on options being considered for a new river crossing from Culham to Didcot. You can read the Thames Crossing Briefing Note here.  

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Protect your property

We have unfortunately seen an increase in dwelling burglaries on our area in recent weeks.   House breaks are normally very rare in this area so I do not want to alarm you, but make you aware of simple steps you … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Plan Open Meeting -23 February 2015

Have you ever criticised planning decisions about Long Wittenham; wondered ‘why don’t they ….; or why in God’s name have they… ? Have you wondered who ‘they’ are and decided that you can’t change or influence anything? Well, for the … Continue reading

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Fireworks dazzle Long Wittenham

A kaleidoscope of spectacular colour lit up the night sky of Long Wittenham as the village celebrated its seventh annual bonfire night in Ward’s Field. A huge bonfire with its bright, curly orange flames leaping high into the star-studded sky … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day 2015

They know about the Great War from their teachers and history books but the children of Long Wittenham Primary School did not forget — they paid their respects to the soldiers from the village who lost their lives. On a … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Plan Consultation

Please tell us what you think about the Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report which is now being circulated for consultation. This report, available here, documents the current village situation, and the issues and challenges to take into account in our Neighbourhood Plan. It … Continue reading

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