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Notice of the Annual Town Meeting

Notice of the Annual Town Meeting - Wednesday 18th March 2020, 7.30pm at the Civic Hall, Didcot.

All residents of the Parish of Didcot are invited to attend.

Please send questions for discussion at the meeting to the Town Clerk by Monday 16th March 2020, by emailing council@didcot.gov.uk

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 11:58 by Office Services Manager

Tags: Community, News

Didcot Civic Hall Vacancies

  1. Civic Hall Assistant (20 hours per week, 12 months fixed contract - maternity cover)
  2. Civic Hall Assistant (20 hours per week, evenings and weekends)

For more information click here.

Posted: Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:16 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, Vacancies

Didcot Town Council's Litterpick

Didcot Town Council's Litterpick

Didcot Town Council is organising it's annual litterpick in 2 locations in Didcot (Civic Hall area and Ladygrove) for Saturday 28th March 2020 from 10am and we are asking for volunteers!

If you would like to take part, please email events@didcot.gov.uk and clarify which location you would prefer.

Thank you.

Posted: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:16 by Office Services Manager

Tags: Community, Events, Litter

Traffic Advisory Group meeting

Didcot Town Council are holding a Traffic Advisory Group meeting on Monday 24th February 2020 2-4pm, in the All Saints Room, Civic Hall.

This is open to the public.

Posted: Wed, 19 Feb 2020 14:12 by Office Services Manager

Tags: Community

Temporary Closure of Recycling Centres in Oxfordshire

During March and April, your Household Waste Recycling Centre will be closing for two days to carry out a deep clean and essential maintenance.

Closing dates:

Alkerton (Banbury) - Tues 3rd & Wed 4th March 2020
Ardley (Bicester) - Tues 17th & Wed 18th March 2020
Dix Pit (Stanton Harcourt) - Tues 24th & Wed 25th March 2020
Drayton (Abingdon) - Tues 28th & Wed 29th April 2020
Oakley Wood (Wallingford)... Read More »



Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 12:00 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News

Vacancy for Gardener

Didcot Town Council have a vacancy for a full time Gardener.

For more information click here.

Closing date 21st February 2020.

Posted: Fri, 07 Feb 2020 15:38 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, Vacancies

Waste Enforcement Officers - how to tackle littering:

Waste Enforcement Officers - how to tackle littering:

Waste enforcement officers from South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse district councils are heading out to a series of events starting next week, where they will meet the public to talk about littering. They have also put together a top ten list of excuses given to them by people caught in the act :

1. I didn't think a cigarette butt was litter
2. It was already littered so won't matter if I add... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 13:30 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Litter, News, SODC, Waste & Recycling

Didcot A Power Station Demolition – Sunday 9th February 2020

RWE have informed Didcot Town Council that the final controlled demolition of the former Didcot A station will take place on Sunday 9th February 2020 between 7am and 9am.

RWE has been carefully planning this demolition over several months and has been in liaison with the relevant authorities. Health and Safety is the company's main priority, and as has occurred previously, an exclusion zone will be... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 14:41 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News

Pick your favourite train for a sandpit in Ladygrove!

Pick your favourite train for a sandpit in Ladygrove!

Tommy is a young boy from Didcot who wrote into Didcot Town Council to ask us to consider installing a sandpit in Ladygrove Park.

Councillors agreed and now we are asking for everyone to pick their favourite train design to take pride of place within the new sandpit!

The details of the trains, can be found here:

https://wicksteed.co.uk/products/traditional/toddler/toddler-express/

https://wicksteed.co.uk/products/traditional/toddler/wicksteed-flyer/... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 13:25 by Office Services Manager

Tags: News, Railways

Photo by Local Photographer Paul Bodsworth, chosen to represent Didcot Town Council in the WPS Insurance 2020 Calendar

Photo by Local Photographer Paul Bodsworth, chosen to represent Didcot Town Council in the WPS Insurance 2020 Calendar

Didcot Town Council entered a competition to win a chance of having a picture in the WPS Insurance Calendar for 2020.

Local photographer Paul Bodsworth from Didcot, very kindly allowed us to use his spectacular picture of the Didcot Power Station as our entry; which was then chosen as the 'October' entry!

Thank you Paul for allowing us to use your amazing picture.

Posted: Tue, 10 Dec 2019 11:13 by Office Services Manager

Tags: Community, News

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