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Volunteers Wanted

Pendon Museum has been approached by some people from the village about the use of the museum as a local resource. The idea of a pop-up café has been mentioned and this is something that the museum would really love … Continue reading

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Secondary School Applications

Parents and guardians can now apply for their year six child to attend a secondary school for September 2023. Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) is encouraging parents and guardians to list four preferences on their application.  This does not make it … Continue reading

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Waste and Recycling Collections

Residents are reminded that, owing to the bank holiday for the funeral of Her Majesty The Queen, waste collections will be a day later this week – see the table below for details. More information on the South Oxfordshire District … Continue reading

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Fun Run Roundup

Eighty-four competitors, including twenty-five children, took part in the twelfth annual Long Wittenham Fun Run on Sunday (18th), raising money for a variety of village causes. Euan Lewis, aged just 14 from Didcot, won the race and set a new … Continue reading

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Fun Run Reminder

A reminder that this year’s Fun Run will take place at The Plough Inn on Sunday (18th) starting at 11am.   There is still time to enter: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/long-wittenham-5km-family-fun-run-walk-2022-tickets-347354736367 The organisers would like to thank all those who have already volunteered to … Continue reading

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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Following the announcement of the death of Her Majesty there is a Book of Condolence on the Nave Altar in St Mary’s Church.  Tealights are available to be lit on the Nave Altar.  Floral tributes may be left in the … Continue reading

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Waste and Recycling Collections

Residents are reminded that, owing to the bank holiday, waste collections will be a day later this week – see the table below for details. More information on the South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) website:

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Water Situation Report

Now that the Thames Water hosepipe ban has come into force, residents may be interested to know that the Environment Agency produces a monthly local report on rainfall, soil moisture deficit, river flows, groundwater levels and reservoir levels for the … Continue reading

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District Council Offices

South Oxfordshire District Council (SODC) has announced that it will soon be moving from the office building that has been its home for the past seven years. At the end of September, to significantly reduce unnecessary costs, it will be … Continue reading

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Bus Service Update

Thames Travel has announced that it will be reintroducing a Monday to Friday, peak-time bus service between Didcot and Culham Science Centre, starting on 5th September The 95 service will operate via Ladygrove and Willowbrook Park in Didcot then via … Continue reading

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