Category Archives: Parish Council

Planning Application

The Parish Council has been advised by South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) of a new planning application within the village. The application at Mallard Reach, High Street, Long Wittenham, is for a  proposed extension and change of use from carport … Continue reading

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Didcot Road Closure – 12th to 14th December

The Parish Council has been advised by the Network Management team at Oxfordshire County Council that a temporary road closure will apply to a section of Didcot Road whilst new water connection works are carried out. The closure will operate … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 9th December

The Parish Council will hold its monthly meeting in the Village Hall at 7:30pm on Thursday 9th December. All residents are invited to attend.  Download the agenda here.

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Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

National Energy Action (NEA) has asked the Parish Council to publicize that today (3rd December) is Fuel Poverty Awareness Day. NEA is the national fuel poverty charity that works across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to tackle the root causes … Continue reading

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NDP Revisions Completed

The Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) has finally been revised, and has been re-submitted to South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) this week. Over two years ago, Historic England raised objections to the NDP as it stood and their objections were insurmountable … Continue reading

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20mph Speed Limit Approved

The Cabinet Member for Highway Management at Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) approved the 20mph speed limit for the village on Thursday 18th November. See the details of the decision on the OCC website. Mark Francis, the Technical Officer for Traffic … 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 within the village. The application at Northfields Farm, Long Wittenham, is for a new agricultural lean-to building, which will be used to store … Continue reading

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Spring Bulbs

Following on from the spectacular Daffodil display in the village last Spring, the Parish Council is once again providing bulbs for residents to plant in their front gardens or grass verges. If you would like some Crocus and/or Narcissi bulbs … Continue reading

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New Parish Councillor

The Parish Council has a new member.  Ron Carter was co-opted on to the council at its last meeting on 11th November. Ron has lived at his home on Didcot Road for the last fifty-two years along with his late … Continue reading

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The LAST Village Bonfire Night?

Cllr Sally Duff writes … Fantastic  Wonderful  Excellent  Amazing !!!!!!!!!!!! These are just a few of the comments made by attendees at this year’s spectacular Village Bonfire Night. When the village comes together we always achieve a memorable event and … Continue reading

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