Didcot Town Council

Faith in Service

Town Council Helpdesk

Town Clerk: Janet Wheeler
Council Offices, Britwell
Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire
OX11 7HN

Tags: Community

Volunteers (non advice roles) needed at Citizens Advice

Volunteers (non advice roles) needed at Citizens Advice

It's not widely known that Citizens Advice needs volunteers to help manage the organisation, as well as volunteers to provide advice.

In particular, we are looking for people who can offer a day a week to help us with our Research and Campaigns work, our new website, IT support, fundraising administration, maintaining links with towns and local communities, organising events with MPs (planned for autumn),... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:58 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Charity, Community, News

Book a test drive and join the electric vehicle revolution

Book a test drive and join the electric vehicle revolution

Three test drive events are taking place in Oxfordshire next month to showcase electric vehicles (EVs) and an innovative new way of charging them aimed at people without off-street parking.

Oxfordshire's park and charge team will be running live roadshow events in Abingdon, Witney, and Henley in August. These free events will be an opportunity for residents to learn more about EVs and the different... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 10:43 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News

Town Council Awards 2020 - Trophy Presentation

Unsung Hero winner Ady Crook with his trophy and certificate

As the Town Council Awards were unable to go ahead as usual in 2020 due to the Coronavirus lockdown, we presented the winners with their certificates and trophies in Spring 2021 individually.

Here, you can see pictures of the winners and read a small interview with each of them.

We are now looking for nominees for this year's awards, please find the nomination form here or pick one up from Didcot Civic... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 19:29 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community

Letter from SODC regarding dog fouling in South Oxfordshire

Letter from SODC regarding dog fouling in South Oxfordshire

Letter from South Oxfordshire District Council regarding dog fouling in South Oxfordshire

Posted: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 12:29 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, SODC, Waste & Recycling

Your annual voter registration letter is coming - please check the details!

Residents in South Oxfordshire and the Vale of White Horse are being urged to check the details on a letter they will receive from their district council from the end of July.

South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils will be sending a 'Canvass Communication Form' to every home requiring the residents to check the details of everyone over the age of 16 that lives in their property.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:05 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, News, SODC

Didcot Civic Hall Bookings

Didcot Civic Hall Bookings

Due to the COVID restrictions easing in England we are now able to open more rooms within the Civic Hall.

We are looking for community groups to hire our facilities, if you are interested in hiring the rooms, please email us at: civichall@didcot.gov.uk.

Numbers are currently limited and we will be adopting a phased approach to increasing these numbers.

Available rooms:

Posted: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 13:04 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community

OXFORDSHIRE SOUTH AND VALE CITIZENS ADVICE – NEW TRUSTEES NEEDED

OXFORDSHIRE SOUTH AND VALE CITIZENS ADVICE – NEW TRUSTEES NEEDED

Role: Trustees

Organisation: Oxfordshire South and Vale Citizens Advice (OSAV CA)

Location: Head Office, Abbey House, Abingdon, OX14 3JD

We are looking for new Trustees to join our Board. As well as broad experience, we would particularly welcome those with skills in governance, IT strategy or fundraising.

We encourage applications from people of any age, background or identity and are committed to equality... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 09:33 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, vacancy

Two Vacancies at Didcot Town Council

Two Vacancies at Didcot Town Council

Didcot Town Council have two vacancies

1- Admin Assistant

2- Junior Admin and Events Assistant

To view the job descriptions and application click here

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 18:30 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, Vacancies

Using interpreters – tell us your views!

Using interpreters – tell us your views!

Have you, your family members or friends used interpreters for health and care appointments or treatments?

We'd like to hear from you about what it's like using interpreters in Oxfordshire.

Whether you've used interpreters for GP, dentist, hospital appointments and treatments or for other health and social care services, we want to hear your views!

Please tell us what worked well, and what could be better.... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 16:23 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community

Grant Aid in Didcot

Grant Aid in Didcot

Didcot is fortunate in having a wide variety of community groups and charities that contribute to the life of the town.

The hard work carried out by an army of volunteers helps to make our town a better place to live. Grant Aid is used to support organisations and individuals who work for the benefit of the people of Didcot, and for the Council's own arts and entertainment projects.

We have given grants... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Jul 2021 16:15 by Chelsey Lordan

Tags: Community, grants