Could you organise Didcot's Town Fayre next summer?
Didcot Town Council is making a grant of £9000 available to groups and organisations who would like to run Didcot's Town Fayre in the summer of 2019. If you are interested, please submit a grant aid application form to email@example.com outlining your proposals. All submissions must arrive by noon on 15th October.
Forms and guidance on making... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:25 by Tom Hudson
Didcot Town Council invites residents of Didcot to a meeting to discuss the current and future health needs of the town.
The meeting will take place on Monday 8th October 2018, at Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, OX11 7HN at 7.45pm – All welcome.
Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:37 by Teresa Tye
Volunteering grants worth a total of £25,000 are still available to community groups in South Oxfordshire, but time is running out to apply for them.
The grant scheme was prompted by voluntary groups telling us that one of the biggest obstacles they face when trying to attract volunteers is finding money to meet training, transport and insurance costs.
In August we launched a pilot volunteering... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:53 by Teresa Tye
On 25th September at 2pm the Royal British Legion will be holding an event to mark the designation of the Town Council's Smallbone Recreation Ground as a Centenary Field.
Please come and join members of the Royal British Legion, members of Didcot Town Council, children from our local schools, representatives of Fields in Trust and others for a short ceremony to commemorate the sacrifices made by those... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:51 by Tom Hudson
Didcot Mayor would like to invite you to join him for a Murder Mystery Charity Dinner on 10th November 2018 at 7pm.
Please join us to raise money to support Didcot Volunteer Centre and SSAFA - the Armed Forces Charity.
Tickets are £45 per person, which includes dinner and the show.
Deadline for... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:17 by Beth
Residents of southern Oxfordshire aged 60 and over can sign up for a month's swimming for just £5 thanks to a special September offer from South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse District Councils and 'Better' leisure centres.
Would-be swimmers simply register for the offer by visiting the GO Active Gold website or by calling 01235 422219 by 27 September.
Once they have received confirmation... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:29 by Teresa Tye
A request has been received from Network Rail for a temporary road closure to apply to a length of Station Road as described below whilst essential footbridge construction works are carried out.
A temporary Notice is being made by Oxfordshire County Council to implement the temporary restriction and will operate from 31st August 2018 for 3 days.
Please note that Notices for urgent works can last up to... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:14 by Teresa Tye
Do you know somebody who deserves an award for helping out in the Community?
If so Didcot Town Council is looking for nominations for the annual Town Awards Evening in October.
We have several new categories this year to recognise the different ways in which our residents contribute to making Didcot such a great place to be.
Keep your eyes on this space for more information. We will be introducing the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:20 by Teresa Tye
In the interests of public safety it will be necessary for Oxfordshire County Council to close the roads as detailed below in order to facilitate micro asphalt surfacing.
A temporary Notice is being made to implement the temporary closure of the following:
Balmoral Road - 15th August 2018
Barnes Road - 16th August 2018
Churchill Road - 17th August 2018
Slade Road - 16th August 2018
Access will be maintained... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Aug 2018 12:26 by Teresa Tye
South Oxfordshire District Council and Vale of White Horse District Council infrastructure and development team are working with students from Oxford University to ask local residents, living in and around the Didcot area, for their views on existing and future uses of the community buildings. Two new community centres will be opening on Great Western Park in 2019 to cater for the increase in demand... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:27 by Teresa Tye