Category Archives: Parish Council

Parish Council Backs Fun Run

Long Wittenham Parish Council is giving financial support to the annual Fun Run and Walk which raises money for village projects.  The council has agreed to pay for medals and certificates and to provide insurance cover. Last year the Run … Continue reading

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New Warning Signs for Cyclepath

New warning signs urging cyclist to be aware of horses along the Long Wittenham to Didcot cyclepath are to be erected by the parish council.  They will be sited at the entrance to the path at Acklings in the west … Continue reading

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No Change On Parish Council

The Parish Council held its annual meeting on 10th May where Gordon Rogers was re-elected chairman and Martin Elliff was returned as vice-chairman. Peter Rose continues to lead for the council on the revision of the Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meetings – Thursday 10th May

The Parish Council will hold it’s annual meeting in the Village Hall at 7:30pm on Thursday 10th May.  This will be followed at 7:45pm by the usual monthly meeting. All residents are invited to attend.  Download the agendas here.

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Community Hub Update

Work on the Community Hub is progressing.  The option agreement between the landowner, Mr Weavers and our developer, Thomas Homes, has been signed and confirmed.  Now that this is in place, Thomas Homes is working on the detailed designs for … Continue reading

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No Elections In May

South Oxfordshire District Council have asked the parish council to inform residents that, unlike other parts of the county, there are no elections in the district on 3rd May 2018 so it won’t be sending out voting cards or postal … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 19th April

The Parish Council will hold its usual monthly meeting this coming Thursday evening (19th April) at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. Download the agenda here.

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Thumbs Down for Housing Plan

More than sixty people packed into Long Wittenham village hall last evening for an extraordinary parish council meeting to discuss plans by West Waddy and Lagan Homes to build twenty nine houses on land next to Bodkin’s sports field.  Residents … Continue reading

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Your Parish Council Needs You

The Parish Council has re-launched its appeal for new members following the resignation of Iain McRitchie who joined the council a year ago.  The council is now down to five members: the chairman Gordon Rogers, vice-chairman Martin Elliff, Steve Brown, … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting

There will be an extraordinary meeting of the parish council starting at 7:30pm on Thursday 12th April 2018 in the village hall to discuss the planning application by West Waddy and Lagan Homes to build twenty-nine houses on the field … Continue reading

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