Author: Beth

Oxfordshire County Council - Traffic Sensitive Street Consultation

Oxfordshire County Council have received a request from a consultee who requested the traffic sensitive street data was made available in spreadsheet format and given time to analyse.

They have uploaded the traffic sensitive street list in spreadsheet format onto the portal and have extended the deadline on the consultation to Friday 21st June to give all an opportunity to review the proposed changes... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 17 Jun 2019 09:27 by Beth

Tags: Traffic, Highways, Consultation

Recycling Centre Closures

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

Closing dates:

Alkerton (Banbury) Weds 8 & Thurs 9 May

Ardley (Bicester) Tues 14 & Weds 15 May

Drayton (Abingdon) Thurs 16 & Fri 17 May

Stanford (Faringdon) Tues 21 & Weds 22 May

Oakley Wood (Wallingford) Thurs 23 & Fri 24 May

Redbridge (Oxford) Weds 29 &... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 13:25 by Beth

Tags: News, Community, Waste & Recycling

All Stars Cricket for 5-8s at Didcot Cricket Club

All Stars Cricket for 5-8s at Didcot Cricket Club

Sign your All-Star up at Didcot Cricket Club here!

All Stars Cricket is the England and Wales Cricket Board's entry level participation programme, aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket.

Programme features:

  • For all boys and girls aged five to eight
  • Delivered nationwide at over 2,000 centres
  • Eight one-hour sessions, held over eight weeks
  • Emphasis on fun and... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 09:12 by Beth

Tags: News, Community, Events

International Sport Comes to Didcot

International Sport Comes to Didcot

Henley-on-Thames will be the start location for stage three of the OVO Energy Women's Tour professional cycling race. Full details of the Oxfordshire route were revealed at a ceremony at the town's Leander Club – home to rowing greats like Sir Steve Redgrave CBE and Rebecca Romero – on Monday 15 April.

The famous South Oxfordshire town will host a Big Bike Breakfast on the morning of the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 11:54 by Beth

Tags: News, Community

Statement of Persons Nominated 2019

The Statement of Persons Nominated for contested and uncontested parish elections are available on the council's website from the link below:

http://www.southoxon.gov.uk/services-and-advice/local-democracy/elections/current-and-upcoming-elections/town-and-parish-council

Posted: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 13:06 by Beth

Tags: News, Elections

Wartime Murder Mystery...

Wartime Murder Mystery...

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.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact mayor@didcot.gov.uk or asilva@didcot.gov.uk.

Tickets are £45 per person, which includes dinner and the show.

Deadline for... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:17 by Beth

Tags: News, Events, Mayor, Community, Charity

Football is coming home ..... to East Hagbourne

Over 60s from across the country will be coming together in East Hagbourne, near Didcot, to take part in a World Cup with a difference – Walking Football! The GO Active Gold National Walking Football Tournament kicks off at the East Hagbourne Pavilion on Wednesday 4 July.

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils' GO Active Gold team has organised the competition, which sees... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Jul 2018 10:59 by Beth

Tags: News

Pavillions Consultation Competition Winner

Pavillions Consultation Competition Winner

Competition winner – Lisa McGibbon

The prize: a 3 month Willowbrook membership.

Lisa's name was randomly drawn from respondees to the consultation on the new sports pavilions.

"I am very pleased to win the Willowbrook Membership and look forward to the new sports facilities planned for the recreation grounds"

Posted: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 10:21 by Beth

Tags: News, Consultation

Closure of Ladygrove Lakes

Ladygrove Lakes are closed until further notice due to blue-green algae.

Blue-green algae can produce toxins that can cause adverse health effects to humans through skin contact, ingestion and inhalation. Livestock and dogs should also be kept away, so please ensure that you keep a close eye on children and dogs when nearby.

Posted: Tue, 26 Jun 2018 10:15 by Beth

Tags: News, Lakes

OCC Update - Cow Lane Closure

Further to the previous notice of closure, Edward Murch (Highway Officer) has provided a briefing note regarding why pedestrian access cannot be maintained throughout the duration of the Network Rail works.

The footway will only be closed 9am - 3pm Mon - Fri, but during these hours it will not be safe for foot traffic.

Further enquiries can be directed to:

highway.enquiries@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Or to Network... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 May 2018 10:34 by Beth

Tags: News, Traffic, Highways, Railways