Category Archives: Parish Council

Parish Council Chairman Re-elected

The chairman of the Parish Council, Gordon Rogers, has been re-elected.  At last week’s annual Parish Council meeting Cllr Rogers was returned unopposed.  But he told the meeting that next year he will have completed five years in the role … 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 Vincent House, High Street, Long Wittenham, is for the removal of the existing garage and replacement with … Continue reading

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Didcot Road / Sires Hill 24th May

The Parish Council has been advised by the Network Management Team at Oxfordshire County Council that roadworks will take place on Didcot Road and Sires Hill overnight between 24th and 26th May to facilitate carriageway resurfacing and signage improvement. A … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meetings – Thursday 13th May

The Parish Council will hold its annual meeting via Zoom video conferencing at 7:30pm on Thursday 13th May.  This will be followed at 7:45pm by its usual monthly meeting. Download the agendas: Annual Parish Council Meeting Agenda / Monthly Meeting … Continue reading

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Appleford Railway Bridge 3rd June 2021

The Network Management Team at Oxfordshire County Council has advised the Parish Council that the road over Appleford Railway Bridge will be closed in June whilst essential repair and maintenance work is carried out. A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (see … Continue reading

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Councillors Visit Vanderbilt Site

Parish councillors were recently given a tour of the Vanderbilt housing development.  They were shown around the site by Head of Construction, Peter Hutson and Site Manager, Jason King. The company has been on site for two months and the … Continue reading

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Carers Oxfordshire

The Parish Council has been asked to make residents aware of Carers Oxfordshire. Carers Oxfordshire is a free service for all unpaid adult carers in Oxfordshire provided by Action for Carers Oxfordshire in partnership with Rethink Mental illness. Its goals … Continue reading

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Didcot Road / Sires Hill Junction

Residents travelling southwards from the village should be aware that there are multiway traffic signals at the junction of Didcot Road and Sires Hill. Unfortunately, the Parish Council was not advised of these road works by Oxfordshire County Council.  The … Continue reading

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What Does Your Parish Council Do?

Residents who have ever wondered what the Parish Council does for them, will want to read a very informative article on the BBC website: Election 2021: What about parish councils? There is a vacancy on the Parish Council, so if … Continue reading

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The Pump Track Needs Your Help

Catherine Harrison has been working away to bring this to fruition, and now your help is needed! What is a pump track? It is a series of gravel bumps and banked turns and will provide a fun outside environment for … Continue reading

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