Author: Teresa Tye

North East Didcot Development

Please find attached a newsletter updating local residents on the progress of the North East Didcot development and the University of Reading's plans for the Land south of Appleford Road.

Posted: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:30 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News, Community, Planning

Didcot Town Council Awards 2018

Didcot Town Council Awards 2018

On Friday 19th October 2018 Didcot Town Council held our annual Town Awards Evening to celebrate the local heroes that deserve a thank you for their contribution to our community.

Now in its 26th year it was bigger and better than ever with lots of new award categories to reflect the breadth of contributions that are made.

For further information on the winners on the night please see our website.

Posted: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 11:29 by Teresa Tye

Tags: Events, Community

Current and future health needs for Didcot

Current and future health needs for Didcot

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

Tags: News, Community

Volunteering grants are still available …but not for long

Volunteering grants are still available …but not for long

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

Tags: News, Community, Charity

September special offer for older swimmers - South Oxfordshire

September special offer for older swimmers - South Oxfordshire

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

Tags: News, Community

Temporary Road Closure - Station Road

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

Tags: News, Highways

Didcot Town Council Awards

Didcot Town Council Awards

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

Tags: News, Community

Temporary Road Closures: Balmoral Road, Barnes Road, Churchill Road & Slade Road

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

Tags: Highways, News

Didcot Community Centre Survey

Didcot Community Centre Survey

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

Tags: News, Community

Thames Valley Police Open Day

Thames Valley Police Open Day

This year's Thames Valley Police Open Day will be taking place on Saturday 18 August, celebrating 50 years since the formation of the force.

The event will be taking place at TVP's Training Centre in Sulhamstead, Berkshire (post code RG7 4DX).

From 10am – 4pm (last entry 3.30pm), stalls will be promoting the very best of what TVP has to offer and showcasing the work that the force has carried out... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 10:16 by Teresa Tye

Tags: News