During this period, we all find ourselves in unprecedented times.
Didcot Town Council's top priority is the safety of our staff and members of the public.
The Council continues to operate, but some services may experience interruption.
Our office staff are working from home where possible; outdoor staff are doing the necessary to ensure the open spaces remain safe - and Council Meetings are currently... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 16:30 by Admin Assistant
After the Didcot Town Council's Covid-19 Crisis Management meeting on Monday 30th March 2020, the updates are as follows:
- DTC and Civic Hall to remain closed until at least 30th April 2020.
- DTC services still open but only by phone and email. All DTC staff working from home. See https://www.didcot.gov.uk/
- DTC's Covid-19 Action Plan in operation. Civic Hall will be available for our emergency services to use if and when... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 10:22 by Office Services Manager
Didcot Town Council have created a page of useful websites/telephone numbers for people who need help/assistance at this time. We will be adding to this page regularly, so if you are an organisation that can help let us know and we will add your details to the list.
Click here for the page.
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 15:35 by Admin Assistant
After the meeting of the Council's COVID-19 Crisis Management Team, we have decided that Didcot Town Council and Civic Hall will remain CLOSED until 30th April 2020, when we will review the policy based on Government advice and guidelines.
The council will be providing services via phone, email and on the website www.didcot.gov.uk Please do keep checking our website as we will be communicating advice... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 14:05 by Office Services Manager
Monday 16th March 2020 marked the official opening of the new and improved Smallbone Recreation Ground play area. It was opened by the Mayor of Didcot, Cllr Anthony Dearlove.
We thank FCC Communities Foundation for their generous grant of £50,000 towards the refurbishment.
The Leader of the Town Council Cllr Mocky Khan and Cllr Pam Siggers were also at the opening.
We hope the children of Didcot... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 12:45 by Admin Assistant
Following on from the Government's advice, all Didcot Town Council and Civic Hall staff will be working from home where possible.
This may mean there are a few delays with replying to emails.
For Cemetery and Allotment enquiries, please phone Lucy Blake on 07395909267 (Tuesdays-Fridays)
For Events and general enquiries, please phone Chelsey Lordan on 07395957010
For Outdoor Services, please phone Tony... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 12:26 by Office Services Manager
Didcot Town Council/Civic Hall Emergency Committee has agreed that Didcot Civic Hall will be closed due to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus).
The Civic Hall will be closed from 21st to 31st March.
This Committee will meet again on Monday 30th March to assess any risk of cross-contamination and an update will then be given.
Before making a wasted journey please check that the event you are attending... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 14:30 by Admin Assistant
Unfortunately we have taken the decision to postpone the Annual Town Meeting which is scheduled for Wednesday 18th March 2020, due to increasing concerns over the corona virus.
The meeting will be rescheduled at a later date.
Posted: Fri, 13 Mar 2020 12:30 by Admin Assistant
Unfortunately we have taken the decision to postpone the Liiterpick event which was scheduled for Saturday 28th March, due to increasing concerns over the corona virus.
A lot of our volunteers are children and retired adults who are in the top 2 'at risk' categories and as such, we feel that Didcot Town Council has a duty of care to the residents of Didcot and any unnecessary event that can be postponed,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 11 Mar 2020 12:04 by Office Services Manager