Category Archives: Parish Council

Help the NHS Help You This Winter

The NHS Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group has asked the Parish Council to distribute the following information to residents. Winter is traditionally the busiest time of year for the NHS, and so patients are being reminded to only use Emergency Departments … Continue reading

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Beware Spring Bulbs

The Parish Council has arranged for some spring bulbs to be planted in the small section of grass verge outside the Village Hall.  The council would be very grateful if residents would try to avoid walking on the bulbs which … Continue reading

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VE Day 75th Anniversary – 8th May

Residents will be excited to hear that plans are in hand for the village to enter into the national commemoration of the day, seventy five years ago, when the guns fell silent at the end of the war in Europe. … Continue reading

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Parish Council Meeting – Thursday 9th January

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

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Community Speedwatch

The Community Speedwatch campaign to curb speeding through the village has been agreed and the first appearance of the system is expected early in the New Year. Eight villagers have volunteered to help operate the system.  Five of them, with … Continue reading

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Beware Rogue Traders

The Parish Council has been advised of cold calling in our area by traders offering tree surgery services for cash.  Trading Standards advise that, if you do get approached by someone who calls at your home without invitation, to ask … Continue reading

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Have You Got a Winter Plan to Stay Well?

Oxfordshire County Council has asked the Parish Council to pass on this information about Winter health. A Winter plan can help keep you well and healthy this Winter – this could include:

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Footpath and Drainage Improvements

Work has finished on restoring a section of public footpath between the western end of Fieldside and Saxons Heath.  Some of the path had narrowed because of encroachment from the adjacent field but now the full width of the path … Continue reading

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Children Design Speed Posters

Pupils from Long Wittenham Primary school are playing their part in the drive to cut vehicle speeds through the village.  More than seventy children took part in a painting competition to design distinctive posters urging drivers to reduce speed and … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Plan Update

Peter Rose, the chairman of the Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) Steering Committee writes: “Since the last report in September there has been a lot of ‘behind the scenes’ activity on the NDP, both progress and setbacks. The cost of the … Continue reading

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