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Bin collections – message from South Oxfordshire District Council

As you may be aware, flooding in South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse is continuing to have an impact on waste collection services. This is due to a number of road closures across the two districts. The flooding … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree recycling at Bodkins

Christmas Tree Recycling will take place again at Bodkins. Please return your tree between 5th and 9th January 2014. You will see a designated area for leaving your trees. Please note not to drive on to the grass as it’s … Continue reading

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Responding to Home to School Transport Consultation

Long Wittenham Parish Council has responded to Oxfordshire County Council’s consultation on home to school transport. You can read the Parish Council’s letter here. The Parish Council is encouraging all parents who may be affected by the proposals to respond … Continue reading

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North East Didcot Expansion

Representatives of the North East Didcot Partnership came along to brief Long Wittenham’s parish councillors on the plans and to hear directly about our concerns, particularly about traffic and the impact on our community. You can download a copy of … Continue reading

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Planting on the Pound

We made a successful start to clearing the Pound – thank you to our helpers. We now have a Pound Plan of Action First we want to clear more of the weeds and tidy up a bit more of the … Continue reading

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Temporary Road Closure – Clifton Hampden Bridge

A temporary road closure has been arranged to apply to Clifton Hampden Bridge whilst traffic signal maintenance works are carried out. The temporary closure and will operate from 7pm to 9pm on Monday 7 October 2013. Notice of intention to … Continue reading

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Party in the Paddock finds out all about it from Sally Duff Party in the Paddock, this is a new event for the village, tell me about it. This year the Wittenham Warriors are entering two teams in the Abingdon Dragon Boat racing … Continue reading

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Northfield Lane

We are asking for residents to complete an evidence form, to apply to formally change the status of Northfield Lane from a footpath to a bridleway, to allow continued use of the lane by cyclists and horse riders, as well … Continue reading

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Charity Opera

On Saturday 27 April, the Friends of St Mary’s Church at Long Wittenham will be presenting a concert by Charity Opera who will be singing a selection of well known classical opera, some Gilbert & Sullivan or lighter operetta pieces, … Continue reading

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Learn to save a life

If someone collapses in the street or in your home -would you know what to do? Learning basic essential lifesaving skills could mean the difference between a person staying alive and a terrible tragedy. This an invitation to any Long … Continue reading

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