Category Archives: Parish Council

Sharp Bend Poses Safety Risk

Oxfordshire County Council is to be asked to carry out a road safety audit on the junction of Didcot Road and High Street near The Cross in Long Wittenham. Speaking at the parish council’s December meeting Chris Waites who lives … Continue reading

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Parish Council Opposes New Homes Plan

Plans for up to 29 houses on land off Northfield Lane next to Bodkin’s Field in Long Wittenham have received a frosty reception from parish councillors. Lagan Homes of Banbury have an option to buy the land and want to … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 7th December

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

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Kler Enquiry Report

The four-day public enquiry into plans by the Kler Group to build 36 houses on the field at the corner of the Didcot Road and Fieldside ended at lunchtime on Friday 17th November following a morning site visit and tour … Continue reading

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Bonfire Night Profits Help Playground

Long Wittenham’s annual bonfire and fireworks display on Saturday 4th November raised more than £2,000 – up £1,000 on last year – and helped boost the village new playground equipment project. Nearly 500 people attended the event in Ward’s Field.  … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 16th November

The Parish Council will hold its monthly meeting this coming Thursday evening (16th November) at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. Download the agenda here.

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Support Your Village

A reminder that the public enquiry to hear the appeal by Kler Group for their planning application for 36 houses on the field at the corner of the Didcot Road and Fieldside will start at 10am next Tuesday 14th November … Continue reading

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Optimism Over New Roads for Didcot Garden Town

To support the Didcot Garden Town plan, Oxfordshire County Council has submitted a £250m application to the government for a package of road improvements. It would fund what’s called “essential infrastructure” for the Garden Town’s wider area of influence which … Continue reading

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Parish Council Dates For Your Diary

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. 11th January 2018 – Parish Council Meeting 8th February 2018 – … Continue reading

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New Play Area Swings Into Action

Work on the new £14,500 playground area at Bodkin’s Field has been completed.  There is a new basket swing, jigsaw climbing tower and slide, toddler rocker, see-saw, balance beam, chin-up bars and parallel bars. South Oxfordshire District Council has funded … Continue reading

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