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Village Meeting

The Parish Council invites all residents to a meeting to discuss the revision of the Neighbourhood Plan and progress on the plans for the Community Hub and supporting houses. Date: Thursday 21st June at 7.30pm;  Venue: Village Hall You will … Continue reading

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Fast Track for Revised Neighbourhood Plan

Long Wittenham’s district councillor Sue Lawson has promised to help “fast-track” the Parish Council’s revised Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP) and referendum when they go for approval to South Oxfordshire District Council. The NDP includes plans for a Community Hub comprising … Continue reading

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House Building Pressures Mount

In common with many communities in Oxfordshire and the rest of the country, Long Wittenham is coming under pressure from developers to build homes.  Look everywhere in the near vicinity and new homes are being built or are planned.  More … Continue reading

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Support Your Village

A reminder that the SODC Planning Committee will meet on Wednesday 27th September 2017 at 6pm at Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, Didcot, OX11 7HN to discuss the Kler planning application for 36 houses on the field at the corner … Continue reading

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Referendum Result

We are pleased to announce the result of yesterday’s referendum on the Neighbourhood Plan:   Total votes cast             452 Spoilt ballot papers          4 Turnout                            64.75% Yes                                   418 No                                      30 There are 698 people on … Continue reading

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Referendum Day

Don’t forget to vote in today’s referendum on the Neighbourhood Plan. The Village Hall will be open for voting from 7am until 10pm.  Your vote matters!

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Neighbourhood Plan – Notice of Referendum

South Oxfordshire District Council have published the formal notice of the referendum on the adoption of the Long Wittenham Neighbourhood Plan. You can view or download it here. The forms for postal or proxy votes can be downloaded here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/apply-for-a-postal-vote … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

Below are details of the forthcoming referendum for the Neighbourhood Development Plan and a summary of the Plan itself.  It is purely factual as the Parish Council is not allowed to campaign during the run up to the election. The … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Plans Vital To Fight Developers

Neighbourhood Developments Plans or NDPs are vital in the battle against developers trying to exploit the national housing crisis says the author of a new book on village life.  Retired journalist and now parish councillor Tom Fort was speaking in … Continue reading

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Inspector Backs Neighbourhood Plan

Thursday 7th September 2017 is the likely date when villagers in Long Wittenham will vote in a referendum on the parish council’s Neighbourhood Plan (NP). South Oxfordshire District Council still has to consider and accept the independent examiner’s report and … Continue reading

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