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Free Compost Giveaway

Gardeners will be delighted to hear that South Oxfordshire District Council in conjunction with the Vale of the White Horse District Council and Biffa are giving away locally produced compost on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th May.  Recycling goodies and … Continue reading

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Easter Waste Collection

Please note that, as with every bank holiday, the council waste crews will empty bins on a different day.  For information on the revised collection days visit the South Oxfordshire District Council website: http://www.southoxon.gov.uk/services-and-advice/recycling-rubbish-and-waste/your-recycling-and-waste-collections/bank-holiday-co You can recycle your Easter egg … Continue reading

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South Oxfordshire Local Plan – Have Your Say

South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) would like your feedback on how they should manage the need for new houses and employment in South Oxfordshire. They have prepared the latest draft of the Local Plan which explains where, and why, they … Continue reading

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Normal Service Resumed

Apologies to all those who tried to access this website yesterday. Our web hosting company had a problem with one of their servers which had to be rebuilt and the data restored.  This meant that the website was unavailable for … Continue reading

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Community Orchard Opened by High Sheriff

Nearly 150 people including school children attended the official opening of the Wittenhams Community Orchard by the High Sheriff of Oxfordshire Sarah Taylor on Thursday afternoon 23rd March. Mrs Taylor unveiled the wooden notice board at the entrance to the … Continue reading

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Outlook Newsletter – Spring 2017

Residents who have not received the latest edition of South Oxfordshire District Council’s newsletter, or who would prefer to read it online can view or download it here.

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Invitation to Community Orchard Opening Ceremony

The Wittenhams Community Orchard will be opened by Sarah Taylor, High Sherriff of Oxfordshire on Thursday 23rd March at 2pm. An open invitation is extended to everyone in the local community.  Cropsharers, funders and our supporters have been invited.  All … Continue reading

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Thames Valley Police March Newsletter

The March edition of the Thames Valley Police Wallingford Sector Neighbourhood Team Newsletter is available to read here.

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Sawmill Plan For Wood Centre

Plans for the expansion of the Sylva Foundation Centre in Long Wittenham have been lodged with South Oxfordshire District Council. The Foundation wants to change the use of land and pigsty area from agricultural to forestry use.  Other proposals include … Continue reading

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Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme

The Environment Agency is working with a range of local partners including the county and district councils to reduce flood risk in Oxford. This partnership was formed in 2014, after the city had been affected by flooding for many years.  … Continue reading

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