Faith in Service

Author: Planning & Environment Officer

ALLOTMENT BURN DATES IN APRIL - CANCELLED

Due to the Government's advice on staying home during the COVID-19 crisis, the Emergency Committee decided to cancel the April 2020 burn dates across ALL of the allotment sites.

Whilst it is still ok to tend to your allotments for exercise and mental wellbeing, please adhere to all the Government's advice on social distancing and hygiene.

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 16:15 by Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Allotments, News

Didcot Town Council's COVID-19 Crisis Management meeting update

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 Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community, Events, News

Public Announcement

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 Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Allotments, Community, Events, Finance & Audit, News

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

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 Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Allotments, Community, News

POSTPONED Litterpick event

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 Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community, Litter, Waste & Recycling

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus - Information for Didcot Civic Hall users.

Please read the attached information regarding the latest advice for users of the Civic Hall in Didcot, regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Posted: Tue, 10 Mar 2020 14:14 by Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community

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 Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community, News

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 Planning & Environment Officer

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 Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: Community

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 Planning & Environment Officer

Tags: News, Railways