Category Archives: Parish Council

Road to Clifton Hampden Closed 5th to 9th January

The Parish Council has just been informed by the Oxfordshire County Council Network Management Team that the road between the village and Clifton Hampden has been closed for emergency works. We have no more information at present.  As soon as … Continue reading

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Abingdon Road Closure 12th to 19th January

The Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) Network Management team has advised the Parish Council that a section of the A415 Abingdon Road at Culham will be subject to a temporary closure from 12th January to 19th January 2023. The closure will … Continue reading

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Calling All Parents with Playground-aged Children

Parish Councillor Peter Rose writes … Thomas Homes has invited the Parish Council to discuss our requirements for a playground adjacent to the new village hall at the Community Hub. The new playground will be of limited size.  We feel … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree Recycling

The Parish Council has been asked to promote the following initiative. The Sue Ryder charity is encouraging local residents in the Thames Valley area to recycle their real trees through its Christmas Treecycling service.  In return for a donation, it … 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 Mouldens, High Street, Long Wittenham, is for the use of annex for shorter term lettings. The details … 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 Greenways, Didcot Road, Long Wittenham, is for the demolition of the existing single and two storey rear … 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 33 Wessex Way, Long Wittenham, is for an office annex. The details may be viewed on the … Continue reading

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Pension Credit Application Deadline

Age UK Oxfordshire has asked the Parish Council to remind residents of an important deadline for Pension Credit Applications. Pension Credit is an income supporting benefit for older people paid by the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP).  It is … Continue reading

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No Rise in Parish Council Tax

The Parish Council will not be increasing its annual precept this coming year, in a move to help people tackle the cost-of-living crisis which is affecting many households. The “precept” is the part of the Council Tax that goes to … 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 Willingtons Barn, High Street, Long Wittenham, is for a two-storey dwellinghouse, with parking/turning area. The details may … Continue reading

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