Faith in Service

Author: Admin Assistant

Didcot and Surrounding Area infrastructure improvement update

Consultation to update local people on the proposed package of infrastructure improvements in Didcot and surrounding area.

Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 13:00 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Consultation, News

Open Letter to Didcot Town regarding Covid-19

Open Letter to Didcot Town regarding Covid-19

Dear Residents of Didcot,

Firstly, I must thank everyone for adhering to the Government's advice to stay in and only going out when essential. When I go on my daily walk with my family, I have noticed the roads and pavements are very quiet. If I do see anyone, I see people observing social distancing by crossing the road or moving to one side.

I want to thank all the residents who have volunteered in... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 14:20 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News

Oxfordshire residents warned against coronavirus scams

Residents have been warned to be on their guard against criminals and scammers exploiting the coronavirus situation.

In Oxfordshire, County Council's Trading Standards has received reports of scams targeting people via emails, text messages, and on the doorstep.

Full details and advice from OCC Trading Standards team here:

https://news.oxfordshire.gov.uk/oxfordshire-residents-warned-against-coronavirus-scams/... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 16:05 by Admin Assistant

Tags: Community, News

Message from the Mayor of Didcot

Message from the Mayor of Didcot

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

Tags: Community, News

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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

Tags: Community

Smallbone Recreation Ground – New Play Area

Smallbone Recreation Ground – New Play Area

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

Tags: Community, Events

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

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

Tags: Community, News

CANCELLED Annual Town Meeting

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

Tags: Community

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

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